Cleveland Facebook Live killer hunted by police

Media captionFacebook Live killer says he is looking for victims Police in Cleveland are searching for a man who broadcast the fatal shooting of a “random” victim live on Facebook. The suspect, Steve Stephens, later said in a separate video post that he had killed 13 people and was looking to kill more. Cleveland police […]

London attack: Victim Melissa Cochran returns to US

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mrs Cochran attended the Service of Hope at Westminster Abbey earlier this month The injured wife of a man killed in the Westminster terror attack has flown home to the US. Melissa Cochran, 46, suffered a broken leg and rib and a cut to her head after Khalid Masood drove […]

United Airlines changes policy after ‘horrific’ passenger ordeal

Image copyright Reuters Image caption United Airlines sparked outrage when a passenger was forcibly removed from a flight last week United Airlines is changing its policy on giving staff last-minute seats on full flights after a man was dragged screaming from an overbooked plane. The airline said that in future crew members would be allocated […]

James Bond actor Clifton James dies at 96

Image copyright Rex Features Image caption Clifton James, who has died aged 96, played Sheriff JW Pepper in two Bond films Actor Clifton James, who appeared as Sheriff JW Pepper in two James Bond films, has died at the age of 96. He died close to his childhood home in Gladstone, Oregon, on Saturday due […]

North Korea nuclear: US ‘working with China’ on response

Media captionThe BBC’s John Sudworth, in Pyongyang, explains what may happen next The US and China are working on a “range of options” on North Korea, the US top security adviser has said, as tensions mount over the country’s nuclear and missile programmes. Lt Gen HR McMaster told ABC News there was consensus with China […]

Trump tax march: Thousands urge president to release finances

Image copyright AFP / Getty Images Image caption An oversized inflatable chicken, meant to resemble Mr Trump, toured the area in DC Protests have been taking place across the United States to call on President Donald Trump to release his tax returns. Tax March organisers say they have arranged demonstrations in more than 150 locations. […]

IS death toll from US strike reaches 90

Media captionThe moment the MOAB bomb struck the IS cave and tunnel system At least 90 militants from the Islamic State (IS) group were killed by a huge bomb dropped by the US in Afghanistan, a regional governor says. The most powerful non-nuclear bomb ever used by the US in combat was dropped on an […]

Arkansas judge blocks lethal injection drug ahead of executions

Media captionActor Johnny Depp protested against the executions due to begin next week A judge has blocked Arkansas from using one of three lethal injection drugs the US state planned to use in a series of executions next week. The Supreme Court of Arkansas has also granted an emergency stay of execution for one of […]

Todd Heap, ex-NFL star, kills daughter, three, in truck accident

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The former tight end played for the Baltimore Ravens and Arizona Cardinals A former NFL player has accidentally killed his three-year-old daughter at his home in Arizona, police say. Todd Heap, 37, was moving his truck in his driveway in the city of Mesa on Friday afternoon when the […]

Radiohead quit Coachella stage twice after technical problems

Radiohead had to abandon the stage twice during their headline set at Coachella music festival in the US, after they were hit with numerous technical problems. The band faced complete sound failures along with episodes of audio feedback. “Can you actually hear me now?” Thom Yorke asked crowds when he returned to the stage for […]