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Venus Williams at fault in fatal car crash in Florida – police

Venus Williams at fault in fatal car crash in Florida – police

Image copyright Press Association US tennis star Venus Williams has been involved in a car crash that led to the death of a 78-year-old man. A spokesman for Palm Beach Gardens police in Florida confirmed to the BBC they were investigating a fatal crash involving the Grand Slam champion. A man was taken to hospital […]

Trump travel ban comes into effect for six countries

Trump travel ban comes into effect for six countries

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Immigrations rights lawyers were offering free advice to arrivals at Los Angeles International Airport People from six mainly Muslim countries and all refugees now face tougher US entry due to President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban. It means people without “close” family or business relationships in the US could […]

Venus Williams involved in fatal car crash in Florida

Venus Williams involved in fatal car crash in Florida

Image copyright Press Association US tennis star Venus Williams has been involved in a car crash that led to the death of a 78-year-old man. A spokesman for Palm Beach Gardens police in Florida confirmed to the BBC they were investigating a fatal crash involving the Grand Slam champion. A man was taken to hospital […]

Trump travel ban comes into effect

Trump travel ban comes into effect

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Travel ban protests took place in New York as the ban took effect People from six mainly Muslim countries and all refugees now face tougher US entry due to President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban. It means people without close family or business relationships in the US could be […]

Overloaded car in New Hampshire prompts police warning

Overloaded car in New Hampshire prompts police warning

Image copyright Facebook New Hampshire police have warned drivers of over-packing after a man was stopped for stacking belongings several feet high on the roof of his vehicle. Police posted photos on Facebook showing the car saddled with items including a bicycle, a television, a ladder and several pieces of furniture. The photo was quickly […]

Republicans round on Trump over ‘bleeding facelift’ tweet

Republicans round on Trump over ‘bleeding facelift’ tweet

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Co-presenters Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski were both targets of Donald Trump’s Twitter tirade Senior US Republicans have joined condemnation of President Donald Trump over an attack he made on Twitter against a prominent female journalist. Mr Trump called Mika Brzezinski “low IQ crazy Mika”, in response to disparaging remarks […]

Hogs on road cause Texas rush-hour chaos

An 18-wheel truck carrying hogs crashed outside Dallas on Thursday morning, spilling nearly 200 hogs onto the highway and bursting into flames. Maintenance workers rounded them up, and even sprayed a few with a hose to keep them cool. Hogs on road cause Texas rush-hour chaos

Trump mocks TV host Mika Brzezinski’s ‘bleeding facelift’

Trump mocks TV host Mika Brzezinski’s ‘bleeding facelift’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The US president accused the TV host of having had plastic surgery US President Donald Trump has launched a stunning attack on a female news anchor’s alleged plastic surgery. He said MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski was “bleeding badly from a face-lift” during a visit to his Florida golf resort […]

Trump travel ban: US sets out visa criteria

Trump travel ban: US sets out visa criteria

Media captionImmigration activist Steven Choi: ‘An unjust and discriminatory Muslim ban’ The White House has set new criteria for visa applicants from six mainly Muslim countries and all refugees, requiring them to have a “close” family or business tie to the US. The rules, affecting people from Iran, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen, come […]

Trump holds $10m fundraiser at his hotel

Trump holds $10m fundraiser at his hotel

Image copyright AFP Image caption Healthcare was the main subject of protests US President Donald Trump has hosted an event at his hotel in Washington, to raise cash for his 2020 re-election campaign. Protesters greeted the president with cries of “Shame!”as he arrived at the $35,000 (£27,000) per person bash. Many were unhappy with the […]