World: US News

CIA director alerted FBI to pattern of contacts between Russian officials and Trump campaign associates

Wednesday  13:10,   24 may 2017
The Washington Post

John Brennan said he also confronted the head of Russia’s security service over Russian interference in the election.In testimony before the House Intelligence Committee, Brennan said he became increasingly concerned that Trump associates were being [...]

Britain condemns US officials for leaking intelligence on Manchester terror attack

Wednesday  12:07,   24 may 2017
MSN

Christopher Furlong / Getty Several key details about the investigation into the Manchester terror attack were leaked to the media by US officials.LONDON — Home Secretary Amber Rudd condemned US officials for risking the "operational integrity" of[...]

Britain condemns US officials for leaking intelligence on Manchester terror attack

Wednesday  12:06,   24 may 2017
MSN

Christopher Furlong / Getty Several key details about the investigation into the Manchester terror attack were leaked to the media by US officials.LONDON — Home Secretary Amber Rudd condemned US officials for risking the "operational integrity" of[...]

Five dead in M6 lorry crash near Stoke

Wednesday  11:45,   24 may 2017
Sky News

Five people have died in a crash between a car and a lorry on the M6 near Stoke in Staffordshire, police have said. The West Midlands Ambulance Service says the people who died were all in the car.The accident happened on the southbound carriageway [...]

Counter-terror police arrest man at Stansted Airport

Wednesday  09:11,   24 may 2017
Press Association

He was arrested on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism.The 37-year-old man was stopped before boarding a flight to Turkey on Tuesday[...]

Counter-terror police arrest man at Stansted Airport

Wednesday  09:10,   24 may 2017
Press Association

He was arrested on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism.The 37-year-old man was stopped before boarding a flight to Turkey on Tuesday[...]

Trump makes solemn, yet brief stop at Holocaust Memorial

Wednesday  07:36,   24 may 2017
USA TODAY

President Trump laid a wreath Tuesday at Israel's Holocaust memorial, calling the Nazi extermination of 6 million Jews “history’s darkest hour.” Trump's half-hour visit at Yad Vashem was far shorter than usual for world leaders who come to[...]

Trump makes solemn, yet brief stop at Holocaust Memorial

Wednesday  07:36,   24 may 2017
USA TODAY

President Trump laid a wreath Tuesday at Israel's Holocaust memorial, calling the Nazi extermination of 6 million Jews “history’s darkest hour.” Trump's half-hour visit at Yad Vashem was far shorter than usual for world leaders who come to[...]

Some in Manchester, and beyond, see the attack as one that targeted women and girls

Wednesday  05:15,   24 may 2017
The Washington Post

The singer, Ariana Grande, champions female power.In the last two years, mass killings claimed or inspired by the Islamic State have become a chilling reality in Western Europe: unexpected and impromptu truck attacks, bombings and shootings, in[...]

Some in Manchester, and beyond, see the attack as one that targeted women and girls

Wednesday  05:15,   24 may 2017
The Washington Post

The singer, Ariana Grande, champions female power.In the last two years, mass killings claimed or inspired by the Islamic State have become a chilling reality in Western Europe: unexpected and impromptu truck attacks, bombings and shootings, in[...]

Birmingham candle-lit vigil cut short after ‘armed man’ arrested

Wednesday  03:05,   24 may 2017
Press Association

The man shouted out as he was handcuffed and led away by officers with West Midlands Police.The man shouted out as he was handcuffed and led away by officers with West Midlands Police, just a short distance from where 1,000 people had gathered in[...]

Manchester suicide bomber named as 22-year-old Salman Abedi

Tuesday  20:20,   23 may 2017
Press Association

The suicide bomber who brought carnage to the Manchester Arena has been named as Salman Abedi. Police confirmed his name after armed officers carried out a dramatic raid on the redbrick semi in south Manchester where the 22-year-old was registered[...]

The man who attacked the Ariana Grande concert is identified as 23-year-old Salman Abedi

Tuesday  19:00,   23 may 2017
MSN

The man who detonated a fatal bomb in the Manchester Arena on Monday night is set to be formally identified as 23-year-old Salman Abedi, according to the Associated Press. The man who detonated a fatal bomb in the Manchester Arena on Monday [...]

Nepali climbers say outcrop near top of Everest is intact

Tuesday  18:36,   23 may 2017
Associated Press

Nepali climbers said Tuesday that a rocky outcrop near the top of Mount Everest known as the "Hillary Step" is intact, disputing a British climber's claim the feature had collapsed. (AP Photo/Tashi Sherpa, File) Nepali climbers said [...]

More than 620,000 beat midnight deadline to apply for General Election vote

Tuesday  16:46,   23 may 2017
Press Association

Those leaving it late to apply included 246,000 under 25-year-olds and 207,000 in the 25-34 age bracket. As well as the final surge on Monday, more than 200,000 applied on[...]