A series of articles in the Washington Post highlights the practise of civil forfeiture as questions mount over its fairness. Have the left an right found an issue on which they agree?
Pennsylvania State Police identify a suspect in the killing of one state trooper and the wounding of another on Friday.
The Hollywood actor, Leonardo diCaprio, has been appointed as a United Nations representative on climate change.
US President Barack Obama calls the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a threat to security worldwide while announcing a larger US role, including 3,000 troops, to help fight the virus.
Part of a bridge has been demolished near Paducah in Kentucky, in the US.
The US space agency picks the companies it hopes can take the country’s astronauts back into space – a capability lost when the shuttles retired in 2011.
Atlantic City’s long hot streak comes to an end
A man persuaded by an Atlanta-area school worker to surrender rather than go on a shooting rampage is sentenced to 20 years in prison.