Edward Snowden told to 'man up' and fly home by John Kerry

One-Minute Read Thu 29 May, AT 09:00

Secretary of State speaks out after Snowden insists he was a trained spy, not just a low-level hacker

Photo of Elliot Rodgers at a press conference

Elliot Rodger murder spree: what was to blame?

Summary Wed 28 May, AT 16:10

Killings in Santa Barbara spark fierce debate about mental health, misogyny and mass entertainment

Charles Laurence

Why are so many US special forces deployed across Africa?

Wed 28 May, AT 10:00 Charles Laurence

'War on terror' changes gear: Obama is due to explain his new foreign policy at West Point today

Drive-by killer vowed ‘revenge’ against ‘stuck-up’ women

One-Minute Read Sun 25 May, AT 08:15

London-born student slaughters six in California after vowing 'day of retribution' on YouTube


Boston bombs: five things we have learned ahead of trial

Summary Thu 22 May, AT 16:15

Tsarnaev brothers allegedly used Christmas lights, model cars and fireworks to construct bombs

SAPD Mug shot of Isidro Garcia

Kidnap victim released after decade in captivity

One-Minute Read Thu 22 May, AT 08:56

A woman who disappeared in 2004 as a 15-year-old has been found and her alleged abductor arrested

Charles Laurence

Francis Tiafoe: America pins its hopes on a tennis prodigy

Wed 21 May, AT 07:49 Charles Laurence

It used to be the Brits who were desperate to find a new tennis star – now it's the Americans

Republican senate candidate Joni Ernst

Joni Ernst: is this pig-castrating gun-lover the new Sarah Palin?

Profile Tue 20 May, AT 15:03

Republican senate candidate Joni Ernst is a 'Mama Grizzly' who wants to make Washington 'squeal'

Image of original WTC Towers displayed in window of the 9/11 Memorial Museum

9/11 Museum: five controversies ahead of public opening

Summary Mon 19 May, AT 15:00

Families of victims outraged by 'crass and insensitive' souvenirs sold in museum gift shop

Bill Clinton rubbishes Republican's Hillary health slur

One-Minute Read Sat 17 May, AT 08:20

Former president mocks 'Walking Dead' claims