Monday marks the annual Labor Day holiday in the US – but what exactly are they celebrating?
Thousands of the emails Hillary Clinton sent and received as US secretary of state have been made public
After a decade of rebuilding, the city of New Orleans and its residents have still not fully recovered
Virginia gunman sent fax claiming he was 'human powder keg' and said Charleston shooting was 'tipping point'
Ex-WDBJ reporter Bryce Williams shot former colleagues Alison Parker and Adam Ward live on air
'Boston here we come!' post alerted authorities to threat ahead of Pokemon World Championships
Crew and passengers unharmed in startling lightning strike caught on camera from terminal
Former Smiths singer criticises president over his response to deaths of black men at police hands
Teenager from Iowa is currently running the most successful independent presidential campaign since 1996
Republican presidential candidate's misplaced throw becomes internet sensation
Greater awareness of transgender rights has not translated into broad acceptance, campaigners warn
Media giant to recreate a galaxy far, far away at Disney World in Florida and Disneyland in California
Controversy as dissident Cubans not invited to event with John Kerry at Havana embassy
US defence researchers are playing jazz to an AI project in the hope that it will learn how to improvise
Environmental agency responsible for leaking water polluted with lead and arsenic
Dozens arrested as armed vigilantes known as 'oath keepers' add to tensions on street
Delta flight 1889 was forced to divert to Denver as passengers experience 'most frightening ten minutes'
Republican presidential candidate refused to rule out standing as an independent
Energy industry figures poised to challenge US president’s measures
Johnny Depp stars in new biopic of Boston's Winter Hill gangster who evaded capture for 16 years