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US child migrants: First ladies speak out on Trump separation policy

US child migrants: First ladies speak out on Trump separation policy

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Adults who try to cross the US-Mexico border are automatically taken into custody The former US First Lady Laura Bush has condemned a controversial policy that splits up families who illegally enter the country. Writing in the Washington Post, she describes the separation of children from their parents as […]

Royal wedding 2018: Meghan’s dad reveals tears over wedding

Royal wedding 2018: Meghan’s dad reveals tears over wedding

Media captionWatch highlights of Meghan and Harry’s big day The Duchess of Sussex’s father, Thomas Markle, has revealed his daughter cried when he told her he would not be attending her wedding to Prince Harry. He also expressed his disappointment at not walking her down the aisle. “I’m a footnote to the greatest moment in […]

US child migrants: Melania speaks out on Trump separation policy

US child migrants: Melania speaks out on Trump separation policy

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Images of children being separated from their parents as they try to cross the border have caused outrage US First Lady Melania Trump has expressed concern over a controversial policy that separates families who illegally enter the country. Mrs Trump “hates to see children separated from their families” and […]

American Brooks Koepka wins US Open

American Brooks Koepka wins US Open

American Brooks Koepka followed up his four-shot win at Erin Hills last year with victory in New York state American Brooks Koepka defended his US Open title with a one-shot victory over England’s record-equalling Tommy Fleetwood at Shinnecock Hills. Koepka closed with a two-under-par 68 to top the leaderboard at one over and deny Fleetwood […]

Father’s Day tribute to Chris Cornell

Father’s Day tribute to Chris Cornell

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The singer’s wife, Vicky (r), and his children, Toni, Christopher and Lilli Jean, attended a vigil on the anniversary of his death last month Chris Cornell’s daughter has paid an emotional tribute to her late father on Father’s Day, posting a duet recorded by the pair on his Instagram […]

US child migrants: Melania calls for end to Trump’s separation policy

US child migrants: Melania calls for end to Trump’s separation policy

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Images and reports of children being separated from their parents as they try to cross the Mexico border have caused outrage US First Lady Melania Trump has called for an end to the policy of separating parents and children illegally entering the country from Mexico. Mrs Trump “believes we […]

Gunmen injure 20 at all-night festival

Gunmen injure 20 at all-night festival

Image copyright Art All Night Image caption This photo, taken before the shooting, was posted on the event’s Facebook page At least 22 people, including a 13-year-old boy, were injured in a gun attack at an all-night arts festival in Trenton, in the US state of New Jersey. Police say at least two men opened […]

General Electric faces fines over French jobs pledge

General Electric faces fines over French jobs pledge

Image copyright AFP France is threatening to take the unusual step of fining General Electric if it fails to create a set number of jobs in the country. It is claimed the US industrial giant will renege on a pledge to produce 1,000 new jobs by the end of the year. The Labour minister Muriel […]

Tesla on fire: UK director Michael Morris’ car bursts into flames

Tesla on fire: UK director Michael Morris’ car bursts into flames

Image copyright Mary McCormack Image caption Firefighters were called in to extinguish the fire A Tesla car driven by British TV director Michael Morris burst into flames in Los Angeles, his US actress wife has said. Mary McCormack tweeted a dramatic video of the incident earlier this week. “No accident, out of the blue, in […]

Ex-FBI chief Comey broke norms but not biased – watchdog report

Ex-FBI chief Comey broke norms but not biased – watchdog report

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Comey has come under fire from both Democrats and Republicans A highly anticipated US Department of Justice report accuses ex-FBI director James Comey of being “insubordinate” but not politically biased. Inspector General Michael Horowitz said he had broken “dramatically from FBI and department norms” in handling an inquiry […]