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Trump's frequent visits to his empire

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the American Center for ...

Since taking office, Donald Trump has spent a third of his time on a property that bears his name.

Las Vegas bus shooting mystifies police

The famous Las Vegas strip was shut down for hours after a gunman shot a man on a bus and barricaded himself in.

Police find 'no apparent reason' why a man opened fire from the back of a busy bus on the Las Vegas strip.

Rescued meat farm dogs arrive in US

A crate holding two puppies rescued from a South Korean dog meat farm at New York's Kennedy airport.

Forty-six dogs rescued from a dog meat farm in South Korea have arrived in the US to find new homes.

Fatal nightclub shooting in US video

A police car blocks access to the scene of a mass shooting at the Cameo Nightlife club in Cincinnati, Ohio, US.

A gunman is at large after killing a man and injuring 15 others inside a packed nightclub.

Who do we blame, Mr President? video

US President Donald Trump doesn't seem sure who to blame over the Republicans' failed tilt at a healthcare overhaul.

"I'm going to blame you", Trump reportedly told a senior Republican. So he took aim at Democrats, then his own party again.

Obama's post-presidency like no other

Former US President Barack Obama with wife Michelle.

So far, he's trying to approach his post-presidency in the same way as his cocktail-hosting duties.

Trump goes after lawmakers video

US President Donald Trump has lashed out at conservative lawmakers.

He accused them of playing a role in the collapse of the US government's attempt to overhaul healthcare.

'Pizzagate' conspiracy buff says sorry video

The timing of Alex Jones' apology suggests he was concerned about a potential lawsuit.

Controversial US media personality apologises to restaurant targeted by gunman over bogus sex claims.

Vegas Strip gunman kills one

The standoff began after a shooting was reported on Las Vegas Boulevard.

Gunman surrenders after barricading himself inside bus at US tourism hot spot.

Brawl at Trump beach rally video

Pro- and anti-Trump factions brawl at Bolsa Chica State Beach, California.

Sand flew as pro- and anti-Trump camps came to blows at a march in the US.

Ivanka Trump: Neighbour from hell

Terrible neighbour Ivanka Trump.

Residents of a posh Washington neighbourhood say the first daughter and her family are far from very good neighbours.

Kiwi in love with US killer video

Brooke McGregor with Michael Douglass inside the Toledo Correctional Institution.

He's serving life without parole for murder. She says she won't rest until justice is done.

Lessons from America's Opioid Crisis

Danielle McLaughlin: In New York City, the number of people dying of opioid overdoses is three times the murder rate.

OPINION: Synthetic narcotics up to 50 times stronger than morphine are killing Americans in ever-increasing numbers.

Failure leaves Trump humiliated video

US President Donald Trump faced his first big legislative test.

ANALYSIS: Failure to repeal Obamacare amounts to failure for Trump's businessman-like approach to politics.

How bad can a tweet be for business?

Ryan Holmes' book, The 4 billion Dollar Tweet, is out in April.

What happens if Donald Trump comes after your company on Twitter? Or if you tweet lewd suggestions to a reporter? Nothing much good is the answer.

Singaporean blogger granted asylum in US

Amos Yee waves as he leaves court in Singapore.

"The right to free speech is sacred, even when such speech is considered offensive," says Amos Yee's US attorney Sandra Grossman.

US firefighter gives dog kiss of life video

Firefighter Andrew Klein and his crew spent 20 minutes working on reviving Nalu using oxygen, CPR and mouth-to-snout ...

Bichon frise cross Nalu survives house fire by a whisker after rescuer administers mouth-to-snout resuscitation.

High tea with the alt-right

Mr Darcy could make anything attractive... maybe even the ultra-right.

Not content with The Matrix and Taylor Swift, racists are reaching for Pride and Prejudice to prove a point.

The day Donald Trump called me video

Trump says the Democrats are to blame for shooting down his healthcare plan.

Journalist Robert Costa thought he had an angry reader on the line - he got an angry president instead.

Trump healthcare vote pulled video

The showdown on the House floor follows Trump's decision to cut off negotiations to shore up support inside his own party.

When Trump demanded a vote on healthcare, he took a gamble that could hobble his presidency. He just lost that gamble.

Bizarre Clinton sex claims behind shooting video

Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton was a popular target for conspiracy theories during the 2016 US presidential campaign.

A US man has admitted to opening fire in a pizzeria that false reports claimed housed a child sex ring linked to Hillary Clinton.

Republicans scramble for votes

The first major test of Donald Trump's US Presidency, the American Health Care Act, is hitting a roadblock in Congress.

US President gives Republican lawmakers ultimatum: pass healthcare bill or keep Obamacare.

Airlines grapple with laptop ban

Royal Jordanian recommends "reclaiming territory on your armrest" if you get stuck on a long haul flight without a laptop.

Free WiFi and "reclaiming territory on your armrest" among the possibilities as carriers deal with laptop ban.

Donald Trump: The 'fake' president

Tweeting is an unavoidable part of US President Donald Trump's personality.

ANALYSIS: As a weapon of choice, Twitter is nearing the end of its useful life for Trump.

Trump: 'I'm president, you're not' video

Donald Trump responded in a bizarre way to a Time interview as he continues to get a grilling over his wiretapping ...

US President responds in bizarre way as he continues to get a grilling over his wiretapping allegations.

Mike Pence's women-free photo

The US Vice President discusses the future of maternity rights, but something's wrong here...

The US Vice President discusses the future of maternity rights, but something's wrong here...

Stuck for five days at Grand Canyon video

Amber VanHecke made farewell videos to her family.

Student stranded by maps app with empty petrol tank made farewell videos for family as she grew desperate.

Trump fires a health hail mary video

US President Donald Trump has thrown himself into the battle against Obamacare with notable energy and determination, ...

A postponed health-care vote, a big Republican embarrassment, a last hurrah. This was Trump's Thursday.

Donald & Melania sleep apart video

Just because Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump sleep in separate bedrooms doesn't mean their relationship is in ...

The US president and his wife apparently prefer separate bedrooms. So do I. And it's really not a big deal.

Rescue dog saves neglected tot

Peanut "started going crazy" before she found the girl.

One-year-old mutt Peanut was found with several broken bones and a belly full of carpet. Now she's saved a life.

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