Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:17:51 GMTThe first US presidential debate is watched by 84 million people, breaking a record set by Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan in 1980.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:03:43 GMTWells Fargo chief executive John Stumpf forfeits $41m (£31.5m) in share bonuses as the bank giant tries to stem a scandal over its sales practices.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:16:29 GMTActor Brad Pitt is to miss a premiere of his latest film in Los Angeles to focus on his "family situation", he says.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:29:44 GMTA controversial graphic that compared Syrian refugees to poisoned Skittles, posted by Donald Trump's son, is deleted from Twitter.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:25:42 GMTSerena Williams speaks out against law enforcement brutality, quoting Martin Luther King as she says: "There comes a time when silence is betrayal".
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:40:54 GMTEntrepreneur Elon Musk outlines his vision for establishing a human colony on Mars for people that can afford a $200,000 ticket price.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:30:42 GMTA "disgruntled" Porsche-driving lawyer wearing Nazi emblems has been named by police as the gunman who opened fire on a Texas street, injuring nine people.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:48:34 GMTCanada authorises the construction of a CA$11.4bn energy project on British Columbia's northern coast despite opposition from environmental groups.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:55:13 GMTThe US appoints its first ambassador to Cuba in 55 years as relations between the countries thaw.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:57:03 GMTAn explosion at a drug lab inside a home in New York City kills at least one firefighter, authorities say.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:13:22 GMTThe world's first baby has been born using a new "three person" fertility technique, heralding a new era in medicine, say experts.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:33:22 GMTThe Oscar-winning actor literally runs into a happy couple in Central Park, takes a selfie, and offers his blessing.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:26:06 GMTCanada's First Nations use a royal tour to push for political action on social issues and say there is "seething fury" over the slow course of change.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:20:56 GMTThe Republican Party may not be the most natural home for a transgender woman from New Jersey - but Jennifer Williams is trying to change it from the inside.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:52:52 GMTThe first debate was arguably the key event of the US presidential race so far: and we have plenty of analysis all here in one place.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:56:02 GMTThe Republican candidate appeared to use an unusual adverb in his debate against Hillary Clinton. Or did he?
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:08:51 GMTIn five words, what does Canada offer the world?
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 01:54:10 GMTJames Naughtie reports on how organisation could be key to the White House race, in a campaign dominated so far by personality.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 21:48:18 GMTThe first Trump-Clinton debate takes place on Monday night - this is why it matters, and what you need to look out for.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:17:33 GMTHow golfer Arnold Palmer defined the relationship between sport and brands, becoming the first sportsman to use his fame to build a business empire.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 23:38:11 GMTPresident Barack Obama has created the first underwater national monument off the US east coast, protecting a vast ecosystem of canyons and extinct volcanoes. It is home to thousands of rare species, but is also a source of controversy.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:37:02 GMTThe Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are in Canada with their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, for a royal tour, five years after they first visited the country as newly-weds.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:28:49 GMTBudweiser owner Anheuser-Busch InBev's £79bn takeover of rival SAB Miller is set to go ahead after the shareholders of both firms approved the mega-deal.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:02:22 GMTRoyal Bank of Scotland agrees to pay $1.1bn (£846m) to settle two mis-selling claims in the US.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:52:38 GMTUS senators pile pressure on Yahoo, demanding that the internet giant provides more details about who knew what, and when, about a huge data breach.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:24:12 GMTA young African-American girl delivers a tearful plea about police shootings to city officials in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:17:10 GMTThe Oscar-winning actor literally runs into a happy couple in Central Park, takes a selfie, and offers his blessing.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:15:23 GMTHere are the key moments from the presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:25:40 GMTCommunications consultant Mary Civiello talks about what Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's body language can tell us about who won the first Presidential debate.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:15:36 GMTThe album which catapulted Nirvana, Kurt Cobain and grunge on to the global stage is a quarter-century old, but what does it mean to the youth of the 90s?
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:35:48 GMTChinese people who watched the debate between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump tell the BBC who they thought won and why.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:07:14 GMTPeople watching in Seattle react to the Clinton-Trump presidential debate.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:16:35 GMTWe asked African-American voters in Harlem what they made of the US presidential debate.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:50:28 GMTEntrepreneur Elon Musk has outlined his vision for establishing a human colony on Mars for people that can afford a $200,000 ticket price.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:14:12 GMTHillary Clinton said she believes Donald Trump is 'hiding something' regarding his tax return.