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Facebook removes Trump’s ‘Covid misinformation’ post

Facebook says it has removed a post from US President Donald Trump’s page because it contained false claims about the coronavirus. The clip was from an interview the president ...

Daisy Coleman: Assault survivor in Netflix film takes own life

Daisy Coleman, a sexual assault victim advocate and subject of the Netflix documentary Audrie & Daisy, has taken her own life, according to her mother. Ms Coleman, 23, was 14 ...

Michelle Obama: Former US first lady says she has ‘low-grade depression’

Former US First Lady Michelle Obama has said she is suffering from “low-grade depression” because of the pandemic, racial tensions and the “hypocrisy” of the ...

‘Why the hell would I take a cognitive test?’

Presidential hopeful Joe Biden says he has not taken a cognitive test for dementia, adding that he trusts the public to decide if he is fit for office. President Trump has previously ...

Cori Bush: Activist beats Democratic veteran in Missouri primary

Cori Bush, a racial justice activist who was once homeless, has ousted a 10-term political veteran in Missouri’s Democratic primary election. She defeated Congressman William ...

Isaias forecast to hit Carolinas as a hurricane

Coastal communities in the Carolinas are bracing for Tropical Storm Isaias, which is expected to regain hurricane strength before it makes landfall. The National Hurricane Center ...

Esther Salas case: Judge Salas calls for protecting judges’ privacy

A female judge whose son was killed by an “anti-feminist” lawyer has called for protecting the privacy of federal judges in her first public comments. “This monster ...

Kaepernick shirt used as a target at Navy Seal event

The US Navy Seals are investigating after footage emerged of military dogs attacking a “stand-in” wearing a Colin Kaepernick shirt at an event last year. The video was ...

US entering ‘different’ phase of coronavirus outbreak

One of President Trump’s top medical advisers has warned that the US is entering a new phase in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic. Deborah Birx told CNN the disease ...

Nasa SpaceX crew return: Astronauts on course for splashdown

Media playback is unsupported on your device Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have begun their descent to Earth after a two-month stay on the space station. Their ...