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Trump on Sessions: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’

Trump on Sessions: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Trump said in an inteview he was “very disappointed” in Mr Sessions US President Donald Trump has said he does not “have an attorney general” in his fiercest attack yet on Jeff Sessions. In an interview with Hill.TV, Mr Trump renewed criticism of Mr Sessions’ decision to step aside […]

Florence: Two patients dead after van swept away in floods

Florence: Two patients dead after van swept away in floods

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Officials say rivers in South Carolina could reach their highest levels by the end of this week or early next Two mental health patients have died when the police van they were being transported got caught in floodwaters in the US, police say. The two officers escorting the pair […]

Christine Blasey Ford: Kavanaugh accuser ‘faces death threats’

Christine Blasey Ford: Kavanaugh accuser ‘faces death threats’

Image copyright Researchgate.net/ Getty Image caption Christine Blasey Ford says Brett Kavanaugh attacked her when he was a teenager The woman who accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of attempting to rape her will not testify to the Senate next week, her lawyer says. Christine Blasey Ford’s attorney told CNN her client has been […]

Cycling land speed: Denise Mueller-Korenek breaks world record

Cycling land speed: Denise Mueller-Korenek breaks world record

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mueller-Korenek cycled at the take-off speed of a large jet For most people, the idea of travelling along the ground at more than 180mph in anything other than a plane preparing for take-off is nausea-inducing. Denise Mueller-Korenek, it is fair to say, is not most people. The US woman […]

California couple deny mass drug rape allegations

California couple deny mass drug rape allegations

Image copyright Police handout Image caption Cerissa Riley and Grant Robicheaux may have met victims at music festivals, prosecutors say A California couple accused of preying on two women, drugging and sexually assaulting them have denied the allegations, their lawyers say. Grant William Robicheaux, 38, and Cerissa Laura Riley, 31, have been charged with attacking […]

Christine Blasey Ford: Kavanaugh accuser ‘faces death threats’

Christine Blasey Ford: Kavanaugh accuser ‘faces death threats’

Image copyright Researchgate.net/ Getty Image caption Christine Blasey Ford says Brett Kavanaugh attacked her when he was a teenager The woman who accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of attempting to rape her will not testify to the Senate next week, her lawyer says. Christine Blasey Ford’s attorney told CNN her client has been […]

Christine Blasey Ford: Kavanaugh accuser ‘faces death threats’

Christine Blasey Ford: Kavanaugh accuser ‘faces death threats’

Image copyright Researchgate.net/ Getty Image caption Christine Blasey Ford says Brett Kavanaugh attacked her when he was a teenager The woman who accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of attempting to rape her will not testify to the Senate next week, her lawyer says. Christine Blasey Ford’s attorney told CNN her client has been […]

US surgeon and girlfriend suspected of multiple drug rapes

US surgeon and girlfriend suspected of multiple drug rapes

Image copyright Police handout Image caption Cerissa Riley and Grant Robicheaux may have met victims at music festivals, prosecutors say A California surgeon and his girlfriend have been charged with two sexual assaults, and investigators suspect there could be “hundreds” more victims. Grant William Robicheaux, 38, and Cerissa Laura Riley, 31, allegedly attacked two women […]

China hits back at Trump with tariffs on $60bn of US goods

China hits back at Trump with tariffs on $60bn of US goods

Image copyright Getty Images China has hit back at President Donald Trump by imposing new trade tariffs on $60bn of American goods. It comes after the US slapped duties on $200bn of Chinese imports on Monday, escalating its trade war with Beijing. China will target American goods such as liquefied natural gas, which are produced […]

Brett Kavanaugh: Calls mount for Supreme Court vote delay

Brett Kavanaugh: Calls mount for Supreme Court vote delay

Image copyright Researchgate.net/ Getty Lawmakers from both sides of the US political divide have called for a delay in the vote on the nominee for the powerful Supreme Court. It follows an allegation of sexual assault in the 1980s against President Donald Trump’s pick, Brett Kavanaugh. Mr Kavanaugh denies the allegations made by Christine Blasey […]

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