President Barack Obama says he will continue to press Congress to raise the federal minimum wage in line with recent economic improvements.
The White House says securing the release of three American citizens detained in North Korea is a “top priority”, after they appealed for help.
A British talk show host who was shot dead in the United States was due to appear before a grand jury on the day he was killed, it is revealed.
Experts have raised concerns over the security of “cloud” storage sites following the leak of intimate pictures of celebrities.
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Police in Ferguson, Missouri, are now using body cameras, three weeks after a white officer shot and killed an unarmed black teenager leading to weeks of violent unrest.
Living off the food other people throw away
The corruption case of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife has gone to a jury after a 25-day trial.