Mexican drug lord El Chapo is a scapegoat, trial told

Notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is a scapegoat for the real leader of Mexico's drugs cartel, his lawyer says. ...

Four death row inmates in Tennessee ask to be executed by...

Four death row inmates in Tennessee have asked a federal court to allow them to be executed by firing squad. ...

New trial to be held in Stairway to Heaven copyright dispute

A new trial will be held in a lawsuit that accuses Led Zeppelin of copying a 1960s instrumental in its 1971 classic Stairway...

Plans to boost rights of accused

The rights of those accused of sexual assault and harassment at US colleges are to be boosted under new proposals. ...

Suspect Robert Bowers appears in court in wheelchair

The man accused of shooting 11 people dead in a Pittsburgh synagogue has appeared in court in a wheelchair to face charges. ...

Ariana Grande pays tribute to ‘dearest friend’ Mac Miller

Ariana Grande has paid tribute to her former boyfriend Mac Miller a week after his death. ...

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Friends star David Schwimmer films hilarious spoof over Blackpool beer thief...

Friends actor David Schwimmer has posted a video "proving" he was not behind an alleged theft carried out by a lookalike in Blackpool. ...

Amazon investigates claims staff sold customer data

Amazon is investigating claims that some of its staff sold confidential customer data to third party companies. ...

NASA video teases return to Moon and flight to Mars

A new video released by NASA has teased the space agency's return to the Moon and plans to fly beyond it with missions...

Trump honors McCain’s services after all

US President Trump has honored the late US Senator John McCain and his services in an official statement. Trump respects "McCain's service to our country,"...

Suspect Cesar Sayoc due in court as another suspicious package sent...

A suspicious package addressed to CNN has been intercepted hours before the court appearance of US pipe bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc. ...

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Wall Street sees renewed sell-off amid tech worries

Wall Street shares have extended their declines with a renewed bout of selling amid worries about tech and retail stocks. ...

Who is bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc?

Male strippers, body building, big-busted women and star-spangled trousers make up many of the social media photos of the man arrested in connection...

What is Blexit? Kanye West’s new clothing line

Keeping up with Kanye's fashion is a full-time job, what with Yeezy trainers, jumpers that are too big and slippers that are too...

US military rejected Trump request to build migrant detention facilities

The US military turned down a White House request to build migrant detention centres as thousands head to the Mexican border, according to...

The collective rage of women could tip the balance in the...

The colossal rage felt by progressive women has been a dominant theme since Donald Trump's shock 2016 victory. ...

Man escapes death penalty after admitting killing wife and two daughters

A man charged with killing his pregnant wife and two daughters will avoid the death penalty after pleading guilty. ...