Johnson calls on MPs to back October election

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe motion for an early election on 15 October is rejected.Boris Johnson has faced a double defeat in the Commons after MPs turned down his motion for…

NRA declared domestic terrorist organisation

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A protester hold an anti-NRA sign at the 2018 March for Our Lives protest in Los Angeles The San Francisco city government has formally labelled the pro-gun lobbyist National…

Ex-Obama aide acquitted in Mueller-linked case

Image copyright Getty Images A former Obama White House counsel has been found not guilty of lying to officials and concealing information about his lobbying efforts in Ukraine. The case against Gregory Craig arose from…

Family of five among dead in California boat…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Candles are lit in Santa Barbara Harbour at a makeshift memorial for victims of the Conception boat fire Five members of a California family who were celebrating a birthday…

Pentagon diverts billions for Trumps border wall

Image copyright Getty Images US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper has granted $3.6bn (£3bn) in Pentagon funding to be redirected to help build a US-Mexico border wall. The money will fund 175 miles (280km) of…

MPs voting on bill to block no-deal Brexit

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBrexit delay bill passes initial voteMPs have backed a bill to block a no-deal Brexit, which could trigger Boris Johnson to seek a general election. Opposition MPs…

Stanford sexual assault survivor reveals identity

Image copyright Mariah Tiffany Image caption Chanel Miller, revealing her identity for the first time. She stands in front of her own artwork As "Emily Doe" her victim impact statement, in the sexual assault trial…