Hundreds of flights have been cancelled in the United States as a storm swept across across the country, leaving travellers scrambling to get home after Thanksgiving.
A police officer who bought coffee for colleagues working over Thanksgiving was handed cups labelled “PIG”.
United States Women’s football international Christen Press says Great Britain could benefit from an element of the unknown in the 2020 Olympic Games.
A camel, a cow and a donkey were discovered roaming together along a Kansas road in a grouping reminiscent of a mid-western Christmas Nativity scene.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised a military drill and vowed to build an “invincible army”.
The 16-year-old boy suspected of killing two students in a burst of gunfire at a school outside Los Angeles has been described as a quiet, smart child you would never have expected to turn violent.
Authorities say a second victim of a Los Angeles area high school shooting has died.
A rescue puppy with an apparent second tail growing out of his head has been described as a “little anomaly that’s absolutely perfect”.
US President Donald Trump has said he will make Palm Beach, Florida, his permanent residence after leaving the White House, rather than returning to Trump Tower in New York.
The stepsister of Harry Dunn who was killed in a motorbike crash involving a US diplomat’s wife has told how his loved ones “just want the truth”.
A California wildfire has exploded in size as dangerously windy weather prompted the state’s largest utility company to impose electrical blackouts in an effort to prevent any catastrophes.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has said a man who claims to have killed more than 90 women across the country is the most prolific serial killer in US history.
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has confirmed that US troops have started withdrawing from positions in northern Syria.
A US judge on Friday blocked new Trump administration rules that would enable the government to keep immigrant children in detention facilities with their parents indefinitely.
American rapper ASAP Rocky has been found guilty of assault in Sweden, where his jailing after a Stockholm street brawl drew the close attention of US President Donald Trump.
US President Donald Trump has promised to retaliate against France for adopting a pioneering tax on internet giants such as Google, Amazon and Facebook.
Elena, 40, and Matty Kiraly, 43, from Portlethen, are hoping to raise the funds to send their son Luca, who has cerebral palsy, to the United States for treatment .
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.
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.
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.
Miley Cyrus has said she and husband Liam Hemsworth are “redefining” modern relationships.
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.