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Michael Cohen: Trump’s lawyer to plead Fifth Amendment in Daniels case

Image copyright Getty/Reuters Image caption Stormy Daniels says she was paid by Michael Cohen to keep quiet about a sexual encounter with Mr Trump Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has said he will invoke his constitutional right to remain silent in a civil case brought by adult film actress Stormy Daniels. It is part […]

California serial killer: DNA ties ex-officer to cold case

Image caption A police reward poster shows photofit pictures of the suspect California police have arrested a former police officer for a notorious spree of murders, rapes and burglaries in the 1970s and 80s. Sacramento police say they arrested suspect Joseph James DeAngelo, 72. The suspect has been living in the Sacramento area and was […]

Ronny Jackson defended by White House as vetting questions raised

Image copyright EPA Image caption Dr Jackson met with lawmakers in Washington on Tuesday The White House is rallying around its nominee to lead the department of Veterans Affairs, who is facing scrutiny over a series of allegations. A top White House aide said that Donald Trump “will be defending him”, as a top senator […]

Alek Minassian Toronto van attack suspect praised ‘incel’ killer

Media caption“I have a gun in my pocket” – the moment Alek Minassian was arrested. A van driver accused of killing 10 people in Toronto posted to Facebook minutes before the attack to praise killer Elliot Rodger and refer to the misogynistic “incel” Reddit group. Alek Minassian, 25, was charged on Tuesday with 10 counts […]

Toronto van attack: Alek Minassian praised ‘incel’ killer

Media caption“I have a gun in my pocket” – the moment Alek Minassian was arrested. A van driver accused of killing 10 people in Toronto posted to Facebook minutes before the attack to praise killer Elliot Rodger and refer to the misogynistic “incel” Reddit group. Alek Minassian, 25, was charged on Tuesday with 10 counts […]

Toronto van attack: Alek Minassian praised ‘incel’ killer

Media caption“I have a gun in my pocket” – the moment Alek Minassian was arrested. A van driver accused of killing 10 people in Toronto posted to Facebook minutes before the attack to praise killer Elliot Rodger and refer to the misogynistic “incel” Reddit group. Alek Minassian, 25, was charged on Tuesday with 10 counts […]

Trump opens exit for embattled US veterans nominee Ronny Jackson

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Dr Jackson has been accused of drinking at work and inappropriately prescribing medication. US President Donald Trump has offered lukewarm support to his pick to lead the Veterans Affairs department, Ronny Jackson, amid claims of impropriety. Mr Trump said at a news conference that he will “stand behind” the […]

Melania Trump’s big role during Macron visit

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Toronto van attack: Alek Minassian charged with 10 counts of murder

Media caption“I have a gun in my pocket” – the moment Alek Minassian was arrested. A driver suspected of killing 10 people and injuring 15 more by ploughing a rental van into pedestrians in Toronto has appeared in court in the city. Alek Minassian, 25, was charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder and 13 […]

Toronto van attack: Calm actions of police stun US

Media caption“I have a gun in my pocket” – the moment Alek Minassian was arrested. The calm actions of a police officer who arrested the Toronto van suspect without firing a shot have prompted praise and, in some quarters, astonishment. Video from the scene shows suspect Alek Minassian pointing an object at the officer and […]