Charlottesville: Virginia governor tells white supremacists: ‘Go home’

Charlottesville: Virginia governor tells white supremacists: ‘Go home’

Media captionFootage captured the moment a car rammed into a crowd of counter-protesters in Charlottesville The governor of Virginia, Terry McAuliffe, has said that his only message for the white supremacists who brought chaos to the city of Charlottesville is “Go home”. A woman died and 19 people were injured when a car rammed a […]

Charlottesville: One killed in violence over US far-right rally

Charlottesville: One killed in violence over US far-right rally

Media captionFootage captured the moment a car rammed into a crowd of counter-protesters in Charlottesville One person has died and 19 others were injured when a car rammed a crowd of people opposing a far-right rally in the US state of Virginia, police say. Earlier, street brawls erupted between white nationalists planning to attend the […]

Charlottesville: State of emergency over US far-right rally

Charlottesville: State of emergency over US far-right rally

Media captionClashes as protesters oppose the far-right march Officials in Charlottesville in the US state of Virginia have declared a state of emergency ahead of a large march by white nationalists. Thousands of people are expected to join the “Unite the Right” rally against plans to remove a statue of a pro-slavery US Civil War […]

North Korea: China urges Trump not to worsen situation

North Korea: China urges Trump not to worsen situation

Media captionPresident Trump says North Korea will be in “big, big trouble” if it acts against Guam China’s President Xi Jinping has urged Donald Trump and North Korea to avoid “words and actions” that worsen tensions, state media say. Mr Trump and North Korea have been exchanging hostile rhetoric, with the US president threatening to […]

White nationalist rally at University of Virginia

White nationalist rally at University of Virginia

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The protesters chanted “white lives matter” and “Jews will not replace us” Hundreds of US white nationalists have rallied at the University of Virginia, protesting against plans to remove a statue of a confederate general. The group waved torches and chanted “Jews will not replace us” and “white lives matter” […]

US police officer records moment he is shot at close range

A US police officer, who was shot several times at close range, has seen the perpetrator sent to jail for 35 years. Officer Quincy Smith suffered two broken arms and was shot in the neck and torso in the incident in South Carolina in 2016. He captured the moment he was attacked on a camera […]

Taylor Swift assault case: Judge throws out DJ’s lawsuit

Taylor Swift assault case: Judge throws out DJ’s lawsuit

Image copyright Reuters Pop star Taylor Swift has won a key victory in her court battle with ex-radio DJ David Mueller, who she claims groped her at a 2013 concert. Mr Mueller, 55, originally sued the pop star for $3m (£2.3m), saying she cost him his job. His claim was dismissed on Friday in a […]

This is the Oval Office without furniture

This is the Oval Office without furniture

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The cockpit of US power looks a lot different stripped of its stately furnishings Every wondered what the Oval Office looks like without any furniture? Of course you haven’t. Here’s some pictures anyway. The White House has got the builders in for its first major renovation in more than six […]

Dallas Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott suspended over domestic abuse

Dallas Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott suspended over domestic abuse

Image copyright Getty Images Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has been suspended for six games after domestic violence incidents, the NFL announced. The move came after a yearlong league investigation into claims he abused his then-girlfriend in Ohio in 2016. Prosecutors decided not to charge Elliott, but the league’s inquiry found substantial evidence showing […]