New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern has said she will announce detailed gun law reforms within days, after an attack on two mosques left 50 people dead.
The former Texas Congressman Robert "Beto" O'Rourke is to formally announce he is running for president in the 2020 election after months of speculation.
California Governor Gavin Newsom will announce a moratorium on executions and a temporary reprieve for all 737 inmates on death row in the state.
Hundreds of Algerians have been celebrating President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's decision not to seek a fifth term in office.Residents of the capital Algiers honked their car horns and flew the national...
US President Donald Trump's ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort has been given a 47-month jail sentence for fraud.
The US trade gap with the rest of the world jumped to a 10-year high of $621bn (£472.5bn) last year, dealing a blow to President Donald Trump's deficit reduction plan.
Hillary Clinton has ruled out a second US presidential run in 2020."I'm not running, but I'm going to keep on working and speaking and standing up for what I believe," Mrs Clinton told New York's...
The former boss of Nissan, Carlos Ghosn, has been granted bail by a Tokyo court in a surprise decision.
At least 23 people have been killed as tornadoes struck Lee County in eastern Alabama, authorities say.
The United States is offering a reward of up to $1m (£750,000) for information about one of the sons of the late al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden.