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Trump travel ban: Hawaii judge places indefinite hold

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 04:14:46 GMT

The ruling means the president cannot enforce the ban while it is contested in court.



North Carolina 'bathroom' law: Deal reached on repeal

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:18:08 GMT

The deal must still pass the state Congress and its terms have angered LGBT activists.



Ivanka Trump to be assistant to US president

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:45:49 GMT

The White House bows to pressure to make her role official.



Trump Russia dossier key claim 'verified'

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:41:02 GMT

The BBC has learned that US officials "verified" a key claim in a report about Russian involvement in Donald Trump's election.



PwC keeps Oscars despite best film blunder

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:00:22 GMT

The firm that handles balloting is being retained, but its staff will be banned from using mobiles.



American Airlines pilot dies on Dallas-Albuquerque flight

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:50:26 GMT

The incident happened just before he was due to land a flight from Texas to New Mexico.



Trump to meet China's Xi in Florida next week

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:37:59 GMT

The visit will be on 6-7 April at Mar-a-Lago in Florida, with trade and North Korea key issues.



Thirteen dead as truck and church bus collide in Texas

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 04:03:37 GMT

Another two people are hurt in the head-on collision near Garner State Park, west of San Antonio.



US state department employee 'concealed contacts with China'

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:29:59 GMT

A veteran state department employee is accused of being paid by Chinese agents for information.



Three tornado chasers die in Texas crash

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 21:30:10 GMT

Three people are dead after their SUVs collide in west Texas while chasing a suspected tornado.



Bridgegate: Christie aides Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly jailed

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:50:09 GMT

Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly get two years and 18 months apiece for an "outrageous" abuse of power.



SpaceX set to launch 'used rocket'

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:50:37 GMT

California's SpaceX company expects to make a piece of history later when it re-flies a Falcon rocket.



Arkansas defends unprecedented bid to execute eight in 10 days

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 20:53:05 GMT

Anti-death penalty advocates say plan to execute eight men in 10 days is 'unprecedented'.



Jackie Kennedy love letters to Welsh peer sell for £100k

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 20:37:23 GMT

A rejection of marriage from the ex-US president's widow is part of a lot sold at auction in London.



Emma Thompson felt 'too fat' to live in LA

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:03:08 GMT

The Oscar winner says she "couldn't live there" as she condemns the pressure on actresses to be thin.



Grave concerns

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 21:49:34 GMT

There is a fight to rebury the 11th President of the United States, James K Polk - for the fourth time.



Data for sale

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 21:42:07 GMT

Trump may repeal an Obama-era internet privacy rule - how does this impact users?



Rise of the machines

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 21:23:57 GMT

Canada is experiencing an influx of funding for AI research and commercialisation.



Trumplomacy

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 21:09:03 GMT

The First Lady lets her guard down only slightly during a visit to the centre of American diplomacy.



Health and wealth

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:49:34 GMT

A new study says Canadian cystic fibrosis patients live 10 years longer than Americans.



Showing off my scars

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:39:38 GMT

US beauty queen Victoria Graham has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) but isn't afraid to show her scars.



Building no bridges

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:02:02 GMT

A near-miss at the United States' tallest dam is only the beginning of America's infrastructure woes. So why has Trump promised an infrastructure "second to none"?



Power of No

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:08:58 GMT

Three dozen men stopped President Trump's health bill. Who are they, and what power do they have?



Gone girls

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 23:02:22 GMT

Social media claims 14 girls have recently disappeared from DC. The truth is more complicated.



Arctic achievement

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:07:24 GMT

The Arctic teacher was recognised last week for her work in the remote Quebec community of Salluit.



Stretching the rules

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:40:52 GMT

A row over leggings being worn on flights is just the tip of the iceberg in yoga-pant controversies.



Dow and Dupont merger gets EU go-ahead

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:10:59 GMT

The European Commission makes approval of chemical industry merger conditional on sale of assets.



Goldman Sachs to expand EU presence ahead of Brexit

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:00:44 GMT

The bank plans to move jobs from London and bulk up its European presence by "hundreds of people".



Google promises to take action on 'hateful' content

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:15:36 GMT

Company says it will also tighten advertising safeguards and revisit guidelines on YouTube videos.



'Build that wall' says border resident

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:54:15 GMT

The BBC caught up with two people in Texas who are looking forward to the wall's construction.



World's first monster truck front flip

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:54:00 GMT

This is the first time a monster truck driver has completed a front flip in the sport's history.



Can coal make a comeback under Trump?

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:55:59 GMT

Here is why coal's decline can be slowed but not completely reversed.



Trump executive order to unwind Obama climate policies

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:30:13 GMT

The US president says his executive order will end the "war on coal" and stop "job-killing regulations".



Exhausted runner helped to finish line in US race

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 01:37:23 GMT

Other participants in the Philadelphia Love Run gave her a helping hand - or two.



Erin McPike: The only journalist on Rex Tillerson's Asia trip

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:16:42 GMT

Erin McPike on being the only journalist selected to join US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's Asia trip.



One dead in Oakland residential building fire

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:28:52 GMT

Firefighters battle a deadly fire at an apartment block in Oakland, California.



Rachel Dolezal: 'The idea of race is a lie'

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:51:59 GMT

Can you choose your race? Emily Maitlis speaks to the US white woman who said she was black.



Trump's healthcare defeat: Nancy Pelosi jumps for joy

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 04:07:39 GMT

Mobile phone footage shows Nancy Pelosi jumping for joy at President Trump's Obamacare setback.



Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds: Fans farewell at memorial service

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 04:12:09 GMT

Fans gather to honour Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher at a public memorial service in Los Angeles.



A year of Trump Obamacare promises - in his own words

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 22:34:28 GMT

Repeal and replace Obamacare - it was his number one campaign promise. So what happened?