Hundreds of Central American migrants were stranded on the river border between Guatemala and Mexico on Monday after being stopped by Mexican National Guard troops preventing them from entering the country en route to the United States.
Britain must be prepared to fight future wars without the United States as its principal ally, Defence Secretary Ben Wallace has warned.
Proposed trade deals between the UK and the US have heightened interest in United States agriculture. Nancy Nicolson visited the Midwest to find out more about farming across the pond
Thirteen people have been injured in a shooting at a memorial party in Chicago, police have said.
Six people have died in a fire at a Las Vegas apartment building where residents had reported using their stoves for heat.
Kim Jong Un has convened a key ruling party meeting to decide on steps to bolster North Korea’s military capability.
The first-ever Amy Winehouse exhibition in the United States will debut at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles next month.
Wakanda, the fictional home of Marvel superhero Black Panther, was briefly listed as an official free trade partner of the United States.
A senior US diplomat has urged North Korea to return to the negotiating table immediately to complete stalled nuclear talks.
Hundreds of flights have been cancelled in the United States as a storm swept across across the country, leaving travellers scrambling to get home after Thanksgiving.
A police officer who bought coffee for colleagues working over Thanksgiving was handed cups labelled “PIG”.
United States Women’s football international Christen Press says Great Britain could benefit from an element of the unknown in the 2020 Olympic Games.
A camel, a cow and a donkey were discovered roaming together along a Kansas road in a grouping reminiscent of a mid-western Christmas Nativity scene.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised a military drill and vowed to build an “invincible army”.
The 16-year-old boy suspected of killing two students in a burst of gunfire at a school outside Los Angeles has been described as a quiet, smart child you would never have expected to turn violent.
Authorities say a second victim of a Los Angeles area high school shooting has died.
A rescue puppy with an apparent second tail growing out of his head has been described as a “little anomaly that’s absolutely perfect”.
US President Donald Trump has said he will make Palm Beach, Florida, his permanent residence after leaving the White House, rather than returning to Trump Tower in New York.
The stepsister of Harry Dunn who was killed in a motorbike crash involving a US diplomat’s wife has told how his loved ones “just want the truth”.
VisitScotland aiming to attract more visitors through collaboration with National Geographic to showcase coasts and waters
The most stunning coastal waters and landscapes in Scotland - particularly across the north and north-east - are being showcased by the world-famous National Geographic.
American rapper ASAP Rocky has been found guilty of assault in Sweden, where his jailing after a Stockholm street brawl drew the close attention of US President Donald Trump.
Liam Payne and Stacey Dooley have joined the list of celebrities speaking out against new abortion laws passed in the US state of Alabama.
The Trump administration has issued an executive order apparently aimed at banning Huawei’s equipment from US networks and said it was subjecting the Chinese company to strict export controls.
Cops in the US continue to carry out inquiries to locate a missing Inverness busker after ruling out that a body discovered along the coast from his last known location belonged to him.
Trevor Phillips said that diversity in the UK media can be generously described as “tokenistic” and that its failures have affected the knife crime debate.
President Donald Trump has branded film director Spike Lee “racist” for his political Oscars acceptance speech.
One couple’s engagement party got a little sprinkling of stardust when Taylor Swift turned up to give a surprise performance.
Miley Cyrus has said she and husband Liam Hemsworth are “redefining” modern relationships.
Rapper 21 Savage is being wrongly held by US immigration officials, his lawyer has said.
Sir Patrick Stewart has condemned the “self-interest” of politicians and said young voters could provide a better future.
A woman who had to be rescued when her car got stuck on the railways tracks said her sat nav told her to drive that way.
Louis Theroux will examine how modern America is tackling “humanity’s oldest dilemmas” in a new documentary series.