Storm Michael: Monster storm mauls US south-east

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionStorm Michael's trail of devastationOne of the strongest storms in recorded history to hit...

Esther McVey: Some to be poorer under universal credit

Image copyright EPA Some people will be worse off under universal credit - but they can take on more work to increase...

Fearing for journalist Khashoggi’s safety, senators trigger disappearance probe

The disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Wednesday prompted senators to initiate an investigation and possible sanctions against Saudi Arabia. Foreign Relations Committee Chairman...

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkish media says video shows disappearance plot

Image copyright Reuters Turkish media outlets have published CCTV footage which they say shows evidence of a plot linked to missing Saudi...

Prime Minister’s Questions: The key bits and the verdict

Theresa May went head-to-head with Jeremy Corbyn in the House of Commons. Here's what happened.The prime minister's promise at last week's Conservative...

DOJ opposes proposed Chicago consent decree; Sessions urges city not to ‘repeat the mistakes...

The Justice Department announced Tuesday that it would oppose a proposal to reform Chicago's policing practices that is now being considered by a federal judge. The...

Nikki Haley: US ambassador to UN resigns

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDonald Trump: "Hopefully you'll be coming back at some point ... you can have...

Nikki Haley Resigns as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations

President Trump’s ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki R. Haley, has resigned in a high-profile departure of one of the few women in the...

Justice Kavanaugh Takes the Bench on the Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — Three days after the fierce battle over his nomination ended in his elevation to the Supreme Court, Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh joined...

Hurricane Michael Live Updates: Category 2 Storm Bears Down on Florida Panhandle

With bread in hand, Mr. Perryman and Ms. Long, 32, were headed back home. It was near a bayou, he said, and they feared...