Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:34:47 GMTNot many professional gamblers are bipolar women, but Cat Hulbert was one of the best - and she delighted in winning money from men.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:23:41 GMTRetired General John Kelly has been reportedly tapped to lead the Department of Homeland Security.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:20:01 GMTThe first US Somali lawmaker says she was subjected to "hateful" anti-Muslim threats from a taxi driver.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:24:03 GMTA prosecutor tells a jury that Charleston massacre accused Dylann Roof had a "cold and hateful heart".
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 01:55:26 GMTA woman is charged with making death threats against the mother of a Sandy Hook massacre victim.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:00:35 GMTMigrating snow geese die after landing in mine wastewater acidic enough to dissolve steel.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:32:20 GMTA Canadian teen is charged with planning to attack a school on the anniversary of a Montreal massacre.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 17:00:42 GMTIowa Governor Terry Branstad will be the new US ambassador to China, according to US media.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:35:35 GMTUS President-elect Donald Trump is named Time magazine's Person of the Year for 2016.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 04:50:02 GMTA deadly fire in Oakland may have been caused by a refrigerator, US investigators say.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:15:37 GMTScientists in the US have unveiled an athletic robot which takes its inspiration from bush babies.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:22:38 GMTIn Canada, some aboriginal communities embrace oil and gas development, rather than oppose such projects.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:16:00 GMTDonald Trump made a successful campaign with big promises. But if his supporters didn't even believe him, how should the press handle him now?
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 01:45:05 GMTAt least 10 people who expected to spend the holidays by themselves won a free flight home.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:02:55 GMTMilitary gear, special shielding and its own defence systems - Air Force One is two of a kind.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:12:13 GMTTributes have poured in for the young creatives dead or missing in the Oakland dance party fire.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:56:18 GMTNational Gallery of Canada says the account's name was "confusing" patrons.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:13:33 GMTNative Americans protesting against the Dakota Access oil pipeline in North Dakota have succeeded in blocking the project, for now. What do the leaders of the movement expect will happen in coming months?
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:56:40 GMTThe Bank of Canada have released the name of five women who could go on Canada's money. But will anyone recognise them?
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:46:48 GMTA viral video which hides its real message in plain sight has clocked up millions of views.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:59:03 GMTAn organised crime ring was giving out real US visas in Ghana's capital Accra for a decade - how did they get away with it for so long?
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:03:06 GMTHow Chris Gardner went from sleeping rough with his young son on the floor of a public toilet to the life of a multi-millionaire investor.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 03:08:23 GMTMillions have watched a film from Uruguay depicting Donald Trump as a robot at war with Mexicans.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:00:01 GMTThe BBC's James Cook visits the Standing Rock camps, where activists have built a community.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:29:25 GMTThere are many ways China could respond to any further provocations from Donald Trump after his Taiwan call.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:28:21 GMTThe US economy created 178,000 jobs in November, with the unemployment rate falling to a nine-year low.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:04:21 GMTThe chief executive of Starbucks, Howard Schultz, is leaving his role to focus on luxury brands.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:53:05 GMTSteven Mnuchin, the new US Treasury secretary, pledges to strengthen the US economy with a tax overhaul not seen since the days of Ronald Reagan.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 19:33:04 GMTA gunfight-themed mannequin challenge has resulted in two people being arrested.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:17:34 GMTThe US Senator John McCain has said that many families were changed after Pearl Harbor.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:15:35 GMTScientists in California have built an extremely agile robot inspired by bush babies.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:40:25 GMTGood Samaritan stops high-speed car chase
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:41:55 GMTJames Downing, a 103-year-old Pearl Harbor survivor, shares his vivid memories of how the day unfolded.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:47:03 GMTFox News presenter Megyn Kelly tells the BBC about her feud with Donald Trump over his treatment of women, and how her gender may have fuelled the backlash against her.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:31:43 GMTCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wiped away tears at a reunion with a Syrian refugee who he welcomed at Toronto Pearson International airport last year.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:30:51 GMTActor Matt Damon has defended his role in the Chinese film The Great Wall following accusations of 'whitewashing'.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:03:40 GMTHow should US soldier Bowe Bergdahl be treated after walking off his combat post in Afghanistan? A US military veteran discusses the options with Sgt Bergdahl's attorney.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:54:54 GMTParts of the US state of Hawaii have received up to three feet (90cm) of snow.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:13:07 GMTDozens of people are feared dead after a fire broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in Oakland, California.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 04:07:27 GMTAs Fidel Castro's ashes make their final journey from Havana to Santiago, Cubans try to come to terms with the death of their revolutionary leader.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 03:03:52 GMTThe semi-autonomous Corvette has been modified to enable Sam Schmidt to drive on public roads.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:06:32 GMTPrince Harry and Rihanna have taken HIV tests together in Barbados to raise awareness on World Aids Day.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 09:56:02 GMTA couple who were evacuated from their home during the Tennessee wildfires have returned to see what remains of their property.