Colorado police hunt ‘Mad Pooper’ jogger

Colorado police hunt ‘Mad Pooper’ jogger

Image copyright KKTV Image caption The city police department said the woman’s behaviour is “abnormal” Police in Colorado are looking for a mystery jogger – dubbed “the Mad Pooper” – who keeps defecating outside a family’s home. Cathy Budde says the woman has left human waste in front of her property about seven times in […]

Louisiana man held for two ‘racially motivated’ murders

Louisiana man held for two ‘racially motivated’ murders

Image copyright Reuters A suspect has been arrested in the US state of Louisiana for the murders of two black men, which authorities said were “racially motivated”. Baton Rouge police have also charged Kenneth Gleason with attempted murder after shots were fired at an African-American family’s home. Investigators say they discovered the 23-year-old’s DNA on […]

Hurricane Maria hits Virgin Islands and bears down on Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria hits Virgin Islands and bears down on Puerto Rico

Media captionFirst aerial footage from Dominica Hurricane Maria is edging towards Puerto Rico as the devastating storm continues its north-westerly path across the Caribbean. The eye wall of the storm has now reached the outlying island of Vieques, the US National Hurricane Center says. The hurricane earlier hit St Croix in the US Virgin Islands. […]

Colorado police hunt ‘Mad Pooper’ jogger

Colorado police hunt ‘Mad Pooper’ jogger

Image copyright KKTV Image caption The city police department said the woman’s behaviour is “abnormal” Police in Colorado are looking for a mystery jogger – dubbed “the Mad Pooper” – who keeps defecating outside a family’s home. Cathy Budde says the woman has left human waste in front of her property about seven times in […]

Health groups condemn new Republican Obamacare repeal plan

Health groups condemn new Republican Obamacare repeal plan

Image copyright European Photopress Agency Image caption Democrats have rallied against the bill Sixteen patient and provider groups have opposed the latest healthcare plan put forward by Republican senators as a replacement for Obamacare. In a joint statement, they said the proposal would endanger access to care for millions of Americans. For years, Republicans have […]

Trump’s first UN speech met with criticism from some leaders

Trump’s first UN speech met with criticism from some leaders

Media captionTrump’s UN audience agrees on one thing about his speech Donald Trump’s first major speech at the United Nations has been denounced by some of the member nations he singled out for criticism. The US president included Iran among “a small group of rogue regimes”, and said the US would “totally destroy” North Korea […]

Louisiana man held for two ‘racially motivated’ murders

Louisiana man held for two ‘racially motivated’ murders

Image copyright Reuters A suspect has been arrested in the US state of Louisiana for the murders of two black men, which authorities said were “racially motivated”. Baton Rouge police have also charged Kenneth Gleason with attempted murder after shots were fired at an African-American family’s home. Investigators say they discovered the 23-year-old’s DNA on […]

Louisiana man held for two ‘racially motivated’ murders

Louisiana man held for two ‘racially motivated’ murders

Image copyright Reuters A suspect has been arrested in the US state of Louisiana for the murders of two black men, which authorities said were “racially motivated”. Baton Rouge police have also charged Kenneth Gleason with attempted murder after shots were fired at an African-American family’s home. Investigators say they discovered the 23-year-old’s DNA on […]

Louisiana man held for two ‘racially motivated’ murders

Louisiana man held for two ‘racially motivated’ murders

Image copyright Reuters A suspect has been arrested in the US state of Louisiana for the murders of two black men, which authorities said were “racially motivated”. Baton Rouge police have also charged Kenneth Gleason with attempted murder after shots were fired at an African-American family’s home. Investigators say they discovered the 23-year-old’s DNA on […]

FBI wiretapped Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort – reports

FBI wiretapped Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort – reports

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Manafort has not commented on the reports that he was placed under FBI surveillance Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, was wiretapped by the FBI due to concerns about his links with Moscow, according to US media. The reported surveillance, granted under a court warrant, occurred both before […]