Liam Payne and Stacey Dooley have joined the list of celebrities speaking out against new abortion laws passed in the US state of Alabama.
The Trump administration has issued an executive order apparently aimed at banning Huawei’s equipment from US networks and said it was subjecting the Chinese company to strict export controls.
US President Donald Trump will nominate Patrick Shanahan to be his second secretary of defence.
North Korean state media has said leader Kim Jong Un observed a live-fire drill of long-range multiple rocket launchers and unspecified tactical guided weapons.
A man accused of being married to four women has pleaded guilty to bigamy – but will avoid jail time if he behaves for the next five years.
President Donald Trump has vetoed a resolution passed by Congress to end US military assistance in Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen.
The European Union has approved its terms for negotiating a new trade deal with the United States.
The Fiat Chrysler Alliance will reportedly pay Tesla ‘hundreds of millions of euros’ to allow the two manufacturers to ‘pool’ their fleets together, in order to avoid punitive fines for exceeding European Union carbon dioxide targets.
A tattoo parlour is giving all funds raised from a special paw tattoo to a local dog shelter to help rescue animals.
Trevor Phillips said that diversity in the UK media can be generously described as “tokenistic” and that its failures have affected the knife crime debate.
National Guard troops used special vehicles with tank-like treads to rescue stranded drivers in Colorado in the wake of a massive storm that unleashed heavy rain and snow on large parts of the United States.
Satellite photos showing new activity at a North Korean rocket launch site have raised fresh doubts that Kim Jong-un will ever give up his drive for nuclear weapons.
Chinese tech giant Huawei is launching a US court challenge to a law that labels the company a security risk and would limit its access to the American market for telecom equipment.
Vandals responsible for a spate of racist graffiti appear to have struck again – this time with a spray-painted apology.
President Donald Trump has branded film director Spike Lee “racist” for his political Oscars acceptance speech.
One couple’s engagement party got a little sprinkling of stardust when Taylor Swift turned up to give a surprise performance.
North Korea leader Kim Jong Un is travelling to Vietnam for his second summit with US president Donald Trump, state media confirmed.
Firefighters came to the rescue when a dog and a tortoise got wedged together down a hole.
Democrats controlling the US House of Representatives have prepared a vote next week to block President Donald Trump from using a national emergency declaration to fund a wall along the US-Mexico border.
Miley Cyrus has said she and husband Liam Hemsworth are “redefining” modern relationships.
A 103-year-old woman has been sworn in as a junior ranger at the Grand Canyon National Park.
Rapper 21 Savage is being wrongly held by US immigration officials, his lawyer has said.
Sir Patrick Stewart has condemned the “self-interest” of politicians and said young voters could provide a better future.
An American flag is to be flown at a north-east castle as part of a twinning agreement.
Researchers in the US came across a “Dumbo” octopus, or Grimpoteuthis, during an expedition off the California coast. They saw the creature – which gets its elephant nickname from the large ear-like fins above each eye – while aboard the Nautilus Live vessel in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
Louis Theroux will examine how modern America is tackling “humanity’s oldest dilemmas” in a new documentary series.
Facebook has said a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million users over several days in May.
New Mars discoveries are advancing the case for possible life on the red planet, past or even present.
A senior North Korean official will travel to Washington to deliver a letter to President Donald Trump from his leader Kim Jong Un.
US President Donald Trump has announced that he will pardon conservative commentator Dinesh D’Souza, who pleaded guilty to campaign finance fraud.