Two more victims of a shooting rampage at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas died of their wounds, police said, raising the death toll to 22 in a massacre that prosecutors say was an act of domestic terrorism.
Two mass shootings that killed 29 people in Texas and Ohio reverberated across the United States' political arena as Democratic presidential candidates called for stricter gun laws.
A key member of Congress in the US - New York Democrat Max Rose - has stepped up his attacks on Facebook and other social media companies for their failure to eradicate copies of the alleged...
New Orleans has been hit by thunderstorms and a water spout, a weather phenomenon that resembles a tornado, which formed over Lake Pontchartrain prompting the Weather Service to issue a tornado warning.
An 18-month-old girl fell to her death after allegedly being dropped from the window of a ship by her grandfather.
President Donald Trump dismissed the first Democratic debate today as "BORING" as he flew off to Japan, predicting that the 10 rivals on stage seeking to toss him from office in the 2020 election would do poorly.
Stephanie Grisham, communications director for first lady Melania Trump and a longtime aide to President Donald Trump, will succeed Sarah Sanders as White House press secretary.
US President Donald Trump once again criticised London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Saturday, saying he is a "disaster" and will "only get worse" after three people were slain in the city in less than 20 hours.
Major US cruise operators said they will no longer sail to Cuba following the Trump administration's ban on travel to the Caribbean island, angering travellers and prompting worries about trip cancellations.
A former Florida sheriff's deputy has been arrested on multiple charges stemming from his lack of response during the 2018 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 dead.
North Korea executed Kim Hyok Chol, its special envoy to the US, and foreign ministry officials who carried out working-level negotiations for the second US-North Korea summit in February holding them responsible for its collapse.
An American climber died on the descent from the summit of Mount Everest taking the number of dead or missing mountaineers on the world's highest mountain to nine on the Nepali side during the current climbing season.
US President Donald Trump urged Japanese business leaders on Saturday to increase their investment in the United States while he chided Japan for having a "substantial edge" on trade.
Rescuers in Hawaii have found a yoga instructor who went missing for 17 days while hiking in a forest reserve and survived by drinking from streams and eating plants.
A pregnant woman who went to a Chicago home in response to an Facebook offer of free baby clothes was strangled and her baby cut from her womb.
Actress Doris Day, who became one of the greatest box-office attractions of her time as the cheery, freckle-faced personification of wholesomeness, died on Monday at the age of 97.
Donald Trump and Juan Guaido need to resist the temptation to use foreign military force to resolve the crisis engulfing Venezuela, Professor Robert Patman says.
Pop superstar Lady Gaga made a grand entrance at New York's annual Met Gala on Monday, wearing a voluminous bright pink dress that she shed on the red carpet to reveal three other outfits layered underneath.
Federal investigators on Saturday began searching for what caused a Boeing jetliner with 143 people on board to slide off a runway into a shallow river while landing at a Jacksonville, injuring 22 people.