NSA phone surveillance to continue after US House vote

First Reaction Thu 25 Jul, AT 09:33

Amendment narrowly beaten by alliance of conservatives and liberals in Washington

George Zimmerman rescues family from overturned car

One-Minute Read Tue 23 Jul, AT 11:29

Florida man acquitted of murdering black teen Trayvon Martin helps pull four people from vehicle

US self-defence culture made Zimmerman acquittal inevitable

Mon 15 Jul, AT 08:17 Charles Laurence

There is one last chance of justice – vigilante could be re-tried under civil rights legislation

What next for Egypt? Five key questions after Morsi ousted

Briefing Thu 4 Jul, AT 09:46

Fears of further violence as world leaders avoid calling army takeover a 'coup'

Obama tribute to 19 dead firefighters in Arizona blaze

One-Minute Read Mon 1 Jul, AT 13:17

America stunned as 'ferocious' wildfire kills elite unit who may have tried to take refuge beneath flames

Media treatment of Mandela 'racist' says angry daughter

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Jun, AT 12:39

Press intrusion condemned by Makaziwe Mandela as Obama arrives in South Africa


Spooks big winners in Osborne's spending review

Wed 26 Jun, AT 08:21 The Mole

Chancellor will hand intelligence agencies extra cash today while other departments suffer £11.5bn hair cut

'Hello Jeffrey': Obama mistakes chancellor for R&B singer

One-Minute Read Thu 20 Jun, AT 14:35

George Osborne 'visibly embarrassed' as US president confuses him with 65-year-old singer Jeffrey Osborne

Crispin Black

Run up a white flag: We've surrendered to the Taliban

Thu 20 Jun, AT 12:28 Crispin Black

If we've decided to 'cut and run' by holding talks with Afghan insurgents, why not just cut and run now?