US & Canada

US & Canada Georgia Jury Returns $1 Billion Verdict in Sexual Assault Case

Hope Cheston was 14 when she was raped by a security guard. Several lawyers said it was the largest verdict ever given to a sexual assault survivor. More

US & Canada Senate Sends Major Overhaul of Veterans Health Care to Trump

The Senate gave final passage to legislation that will give veterans more access to private health care on the government’s dime and will examine the V.A.’s scope. More

US & Canada NASA camera destroyed during SpaceX launch of 5 Iridium satellites

SpaceX had its tenth launch of the year when it sent a Falcon 9 rocket with five Iridium satellites atop it into orbit. The rocket's launch destroyed a NASA camera. More

US & Canada Rudy says Trump SHOULD meet Mueller face-to-face

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani said he would prefer that President Trump conduct an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller – then mused that 'truth is relative.' More

US & Canada Meghan Markle's make-up artist shares their conversation

Meghan's make-up artist and friend Daniel Martin, who created her understated look for her wedding to Prince Harry on Saturday, has shared a touching conversation he had with the bride. More

US & Canada Iran may have secret long-range missile base revealed by mistake on TV

US-based researchers reached their conclusion after watching a show about Hassan Tehrani Moghaddam, an Iranian military scientist who died in an explosion in 2011 at the military base he built. More

US & Canada Trump considers tariffs on foreign cars because they use Chinese steel

A source with knowledge of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross's strategic thinking told on Wednesday that steel, not the global automobile trade, is his focus. More

US & Canada Parade of Ships takes over New York for 2018 Fleet Week

The dramatic arrival of multiple military warships in New York Harbor on Wednesday marked the beginning of the annual Fleet Week celebrations. More

US & Canada Trump lauds Rod Rosenstein for combating MS-13

President Donald Trump lauded his deputy attorney general on Wednesday for combating a violent gang of criminal immigrants. More

US & Canada James Comey fires back at Trump's claim of 'criminal deep state'

Former FBI Director James Comey shot back at President Donald Trump's claim the bureau engaged in 'spying' on his campaign – and Trump resumed his feud after a brief lull. More

US & Canada Harvey Weinstein under federal investigation over sex abuse claims

The Southern District of New York attorney's office is examining whether Weinstein lured any of his alleged victims across state lines to commit a sex crime - a federal offence. More

US & Canada Riverdale's Camila Mendes discusses importance of her Latina role

The 23-year-old plays the Archie Comic character Veronica Lodge, a rich socialite, on the popular CW teen drama. More

US & Canada European royals very miffed at Harry and Meghan Royal Wedding snub

There was shock when foreign royal families invited to previous big royal weddings realised they were not on the guest list at Windsor, WRITES SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE. More

US & Canada Hillary Clinton snubs Cynthia Nixon to endorse Andrew Cuomo

Hillary Clinton gave a powerful speech praising women 'who are making their voices heard like never before' and then snubbed Cynthia Nixon to endorse Andrew Cuomo for governor More

US & Canada Body cam shows arrest of Tulsa mom accused of stabbing daughter

On Wednesday, Tulsa police shared video of the arrest of Taheerag Ahmad, 39, who was said to have stabbed her 11-year-old daughter over 50 times before setting her home on fire. More

US & Canada Elon Musk goes on rant against the media criticizing Tesla

Musk took 'big media companies' to task in a series of tweets on Wednesday. He then pledged to create a new site called 'Pravda' where people can rate journalists' credibility. More

US & Canada Mexican Mafia busted for running crime in LA County jails

Leaders of the notorious Mexican Mafia 'gang of gangs' were charged Wednesday with running a government-like operation to control drug trafficking from inside Los Angeles County jails.  More

US & Canada Child looks amazed by dentist's magic tricks in his office

A dentist captivated his young patient with an impressive display of magic in a video shared on Twitter at around 4:00pm Eastern on Tuesday, with the tagged location of Riverside, California. More

US & Canada What is the Nordic diet? The surprisingly affordable lifestyle

Eating 'clean' can be incredibly difficult for lower income Americans, who often live in 'food deserts', and fish is on the pricier end of produce. But nutritionists say the Nordic way is a good... More

US & Canada USA Gymnastics apologizes in Congress for sex Larry Nassar's sex abuse

USA Gymnastics President Kerry Perry testified before Congress on Wednesday and said the organization was making athlete safety a top priority following the horrific history of abuse. More