Three dead in record flooding in US Midwestern states

Thawing snowpack and heavy rains have brought historically high flooding to several Midwestern states and have led to thousands of evacuations.

Senate Republicans revolt against Trump over border

Rebel members of President Donald Trump's party have helped pass a vote to reject his declaration of an emergency on the US-Mexico border.

Ex-Trump chief gets 43 more months in jail

US President Donald Trump's former campaign chief Paul Manafort has been jailed for 43 more months on charges stemming from the Russia investigation.

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US refuses to ground Boeing crash aircraft

The US Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) has said it will not suspend Boeing 737 Max aircraft despite mounting pressure from senators and workers' unions.

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Confusion and anger after security guard holding suspect was shot by police, video shows

As Jemel Roberson lay motionless in the parking lot of a suburban Chicago bar, patrons stood feet away wailing and yelling at a group of law enforcement officers.

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George Bush delivers pizza to his Secret Service detail as shutdown nears one month

Former President George W. Bush is calling for an end to the partial government shutdown, which is about to hit the one-month mark and is currently the longest shutdown in US history.

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Air traffic controllers get their first shutdown pay stub: $0.00

"In all that public service, this is the first time I’ve received a pay stub with zero on it for work completed.”

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CNN sues Trump, top White House aides for barring Acosta

CNN is filing a lawsuit against President Trump and several of his aides, seeking the immediate restoration of chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta's access to the White House.

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Wedding limousine crash leaves 20 dead in New York State

Twenty people have been killed in a crash involving a limousine transporting a wedding party in the US state of New York, police say.

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9/11 subway station reopens after 17 years

A New York City subway station has reopened for the first time since it was destroyed 17 years ago in the 11 September 2001 terrorist attack.

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US Vice President denies writing 'amateur' letter

US Vice-President Mike Pence has dismissed speculation he is the author of a damning anonymous editorial that attacks President Donald Trump.

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Black female Democrat wins landmark vote

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N Korea 'making missiles' despite US thaw

North Korea appears to be building new ballistic missiles despite recent warming ties with the Trump administration and pledges to denuclearise, reports say.

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