Trump fuels ‘birther’ conspiracy theory about Kamala Harris

US President Donald Trump has fuelled a discredited conspiracy theory about Joe Biden’s Democratic running mate…

Ghislaine Maxwell’s complaint about treatment in jail rejected

US prosecutors have rejected a claim by Ghislaine Maxwell that she is being treated “worse” than other inmates…

US jobless claims dip below a million as Wall Street rebounds

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits has fallen below one million for the first time…

Fortnite pulled from Apple’s App Store

On Thursday, Apple removed Fortnite from its App Store. This move appears to be in response…

Israel to halt Palestinian land annexation in ‘historic’ deal with UAE

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel are to establish diplomatic ties in a deal halting…

IS hacker charged with selling fake PPE online

The US has accused an Islamic State hacker with selling fake personal protective equipment online during…

Harry and Meghan ‘buy £11m home in Santa Barbara’

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have reportedly bought an £11m home in the celebrity hotspot…

Trump wants to change government rules so his hair can stay ‘perfect’

The Trump administration wants to change the rules around showerheads and water pressure in order to…

Uber warns it will shut down in California if it loses legal battle

Uber has warned it will have to shut down in California if it is forced to…

Policewoman saves man from oncoming train after his wheelchair gets stuck on tracks

Dramatic video has shown a US police officer saving a man in a wheelchair after he…

US maintains tariffs in EU trade fight but postpones hikes

The United States has held off on a threat to expand a 16-year old trade fight…

Kamala Harris is Biden’s VP pick – but could she soon be in the top job?

We’ve known for months Joe Biden would choose a woman as his running mate. What we…

Kamala Harris takes aim at Trump in first speech as Biden’s running mate

Kamala Harris said Donald Trump “cares more about himself than the people who elected him” in…

Vaping teens up to seven times more likely to contract COVID-19, study finds

Teenagers and young adults who vape may be up to seven times more likely to catch…

Avatar: The Last Airbender creators depart the Netflix live-action adaptation

Netflix’s live-action adaptation of Avatar: The Last Airbender faces its first major upheaval. Michael Dante DiMartino…

CBS and MTV billionaire media tycoon dies aged 97

US media mogul Sumner Redstone, who took his father’s drive-in movie business and built it into an…

New Xbox to launch in November… but without long-awaited Halo game

The Xbox Series X will be launched in November, Microsoft has confirmed. The “most powerful ever”…

Facebook says pandemic hit efforts to tackle child abuse

Facebook has admitted that the coronavirus pandemic meant that images of child nudity and sexual exploitation…

Mississippi swats down state flag redesign featuring giant mosquito

A large mosquito will not feature on the new state flag of Mississippi after it was…

Simon Cowell thanks Kelly Clarkson for stepping in after he broke his back

Simon Cowell has thanked Kelly Clarkson for stepping in to replace him on America’s Got Talent…