Tory rivals clash over Brexit and Trump in…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTory leadership TV debate: Johnson v Hunt on Brexit dateBoris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have clashed on Brexit and UK relations with Donald Trump in a lively…

US family blames cruise for toddler fall death

Image copyright Attorney Michael Winkleman Image caption Chloe Wiegand, from Indiana, died on Sunday The family of a toddler who died after falling 11 storeys from an open window on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship…

Saudi princess on trial over Paris assault

Image copyright AFP Image caption Princess Hassa offered to appear in court in Paris via Skype, her lawyer says A Saudi princess accused of ordering her bodyguard to assault a workman has gone on trial…

US school head removed over Holocaust comments

Image caption Spanish River Community High School is one of Palm Beach County’s largest public schools The headteacher of a US school has been sacked after telling a parent he would remain neutral on whether…

Calls for US labour secretary to quit over…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption US Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta The US labour secretary has defended his past role in striking a plea deal with rich financier Jeffrey Epstein amid calls for his resignation.…

Billionaire Tom Steyer enters presidential race

Image copyright Getty Images Billionaire Tom Steyer has announced a 2020 presidential campaign, adding his name to a crowded pool of Democrats vying to unseat President Donald Trump. An environmentalist and advocate for the movement…

US billionaire Ross Perot dead at 89

Image copyright Getty Images US billionaire Ross Perot, who twice ran for president as an independent, has died aged 89, his family says. Described as idiosyncratic and feisty, he pioneered the computer data industry by…

Fewer teens use cannabis when its legal –…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Recreational cannabis is legal in 10 US states Teenagers are less likely to use cannabis in places where the drug has been legalised, a new study suggests. Researchers at…