National News

Trump impeachment a step closer after vote to press charges

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 15:12:00 +0000

The impeachment of Donald Trump has moved a step closer after a committee voted to press formal charges against the US president.

Boy, 13, charged with murder after college student stabbed to death

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 03:56:00 +0000

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested after a New York college student was stabbed to death just a day before her final exams.

'Celebrate Boris!' Trump promises 'massive new trade deal'

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 06:22:00 +0000

Donald Trump has congratulated Boris Johnson on his huge election win and is promising a "massive" post-Brexit trade deal between the UK and US.

Trump: US-China trade war eases through 'very large' deal

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 13:58:00 +0000

The US and China have outlined a cooling in their 17-month long trade war, helping push US stock markets to record highs.

Thousands of 'penis fish' wash up on California beach

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 14:19:00 +0000

Thousands of 10-inch "penis fish" have mysteriously washed up on a beach in California following winter storms.

Olympic gold medallist among eight injured in Swansea bus crash

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 15:25:00 +0000

A US Olympic gold medallist was among several people hurt when a double-decker bus crashed into a railway bridge in Swansea.

Mad Men star Christina Hendricks files for divorce

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 02:07:00 +0000

Actress Christina Hendricks has filed for divorce from husband Geoffrey Arend after 10 years of marriage.

Weinstein emerges on zimmerframe as '$25m deal struck with accusers'

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 19:34:00 +0000

Disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein has struck a "tentative" deal with dozens of his alleged victims, according to a report.

Man convicted of murdering British doctor and fiancee in US penthouse

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 22:29:00 +0000

A man has been convicted of murdering a British doctor and his fiancee in their luxury US home - after being thrown out of court for threatening to sexually assault the prosecutor's wife.

Jewish supermarket targeted in gun battle that left six dead

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 21:16:00 +0000

A Jewish supermarket was deliberately targeted in a shootout which left six people dead, the mayor of Jersey City has confirmed.