Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:57:56 GMTA woman is killed and dozens of other people are injured, some of them critically, as a commuter train crashes at a railway station in New Jersey.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:06:14 GMTUS Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson blames an 'Aleppo moment' for not remembering any foreign leaders.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:11:00 GMTThe rainbow flag symbolising gay pride is sent into space using a high-altitude balloon.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:56:03 GMTCalifornia approves a bill ending the 10-year statute of limitations on rape, in a move prompted by allegations against US actor Bill Cosby.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:49:25 GMTThe US president says the congressional override of his veto on a bill allowing 9/11 lawsuits against Saudi Arabia sets "a dangerous precedent".
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:21:23 GMTA volunteer fireman who subdued a teenage gunman who shot three people outside a South Carolina primary school is a hero, officials say.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:22:10 GMTHillary Clinton receives another endorsement from a leading Republican, as well as the backing of a typically Republican newspaper.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:59:09 GMTDue in large part to the softening of the New York real estate market, Mr Trump's personal wealth has fallen to $3.7bn, says Forbes.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:18:25 GMTUS warns Russia over the bombardment of Aleppo, saying it will suspend co-operation on Syria peace talks unless Moscow stops the assault.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:37:36 GMTPolice in California say they shot dead a Ugandan refugee because he pulled an object that turned out to be an e-cigarette from his pocket, pointed it and assumed a "shooting stance".
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:50:48 GMTNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie laughed about his staff closing part of a bridge for political revenge, a court has heard.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:27:09 GMTThe remains of 10 US soldiers killed during the Mexican-American war of 1846 are being returned 170 years after their deaths.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:51:28 GMTA day after debating Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, the so-far only self-declared victor of the night, spoke in Florida - and his backers had plenty of advice.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:06:10 GMTBernard the Roughneck, an oil-rig worker, made waves when he showed up in greasy coveralls at the House of Commons to advocate for Canada's oil industry.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:27:11 GMTSecret surveillance of US citizens by police is on the rise with black neighbourhoods often the target - here is how one Californian city fought back.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:52:06 GMTKurt Russell says his latest film, Deepwater Horizon, shows "we don't live in a perfect world" when it comes to getting oil out of the ground.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:20:10 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.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:58:08 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 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.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:24:21 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 21:58:12 GMTA vibrant "mosaic house" in Los Angeles represents a 20 year collaboration between two married artists, who have covered almost every surface in tiles and ceramics.
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.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:03:52 GMTSome supporters of Donald Trump seemed disappointed by his performance in the first debate against Hillary Clinton and are calling for a more aggressive approach.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:48:46 GMTAmateur footage from inside New Jersey station shows the scene after a train crashed during morning rush hour, killing at least one person and injuring 100.
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.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:40:06 GMTPassengers and eyewitnesses describe the moment a train crashed at New Jersey station, killing at least one and injuring 100.
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?
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:17:06 GMTA New Jersey Transit employee says a train which crashed, leaving at least one person dead, may have come in too quickly.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:45:21 GMTEyewitness Ben Fairclough said some people appeared to be unconscious after a train crashed into a station in Hoboken, New Jersey.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:08:59 GMTPrince George and Princess Charlotte attended a party with children of military families, as part of the royal visit to Canada.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:02:33 GMTElisabeth and Ryan speak to the BBC after Tom Hanks photobombed their wedding pictures in Central Park, New York.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:15:23 GMTHere are the key moments from the presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.