Charlottesville: Trump criticised over response to far-right

Charlottesville: Trump criticised over response to far-right

Media captionPhotojournalist Ryan M Kelly was covering the protest when the car ploughed into the crowd US President Donald Trump is facing criticism for his response to the violence at a white supremacist rally. A woman was killed and 19 people injured when a car ploughed into a crowd of counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia. Mr […]

Charlottesville car attack photographer recounts horror

Photojournalist Ryan M Kelly was covering a protest against white nationalists in Charlottesville in the US state of Virginia, when a car ploughed into the crowd. In an interview with BBC News, Kelly recounted the experience and the horror of the attack that left at least 19 were injured and one killed. Video by the […]

A reckoning in Charlottesville

A reckoning in Charlottesville

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The white supremacist gathering in Charlottesville, Virginia, saw fierce clashes In the middle of Emancipation Park in Charlottesville on Saturday, two young women, one white and one black, took each other’s hands and held them tightly, and with their other hands they gripped the steel barrier in front of them. […]

Toronto shoplifter gets job after policeman bought him interview shirt

Toronto shoplifter gets job after policeman bought him interview shirt

Image copyright TORONTO POLICE SERVICE Image caption Toronto police Constable Niran Jeyanesan says the teenager called him to say the outfit had worked Last Monday, a shoplifter in Toronto was caught stealing an outfit for a job interview. But when Constable Niran Jeyanesan arrived to arrest him, he was moved by the 18-year-old’s story and […]

Charlottesville: Violent clashes over US far-right rally

Charlottesville: Violent clashes over US far-right rally

Media captionThe BBC’s Joel Gunter describes the clashes, where groups were armed with shields and batons Violence has erupted in Charlottesville in the US state of Virginia between white nationalists and counter-protesters ahead of a far-right march. Several people were injured after a car rammed into a crowd of people who were against the rally. […]

North Korea: China urges Trump not to worsen situation

North Korea: China urges Trump not to worsen situation

Media captionPresident Trump says North Korea will be in “big, big trouble” if it acts against Guam China’s President Xi Jinping has urged Donald Trump and North Korea to avoid “words and actions” that worsen tensions, state media says. Mr Trump and North Korea have been exchanging hostile rhetoric, with the US president threatening to […]

White nationalist rally at University of Virginia

White nationalist rally at University of Virginia

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The protesters chanted “white lives matter” and “Jews will not replace us” Hundreds of US white nationalists have rallied at the University of Virginia, protesting against plans to remove of a statue of a confederate general. The group waved torches and chanted “Jews will not replace us” and “white lives […]

Taylor Swift assault case: Judge throws out DJ’s lawsuit

Taylor Swift assault case: Judge throws out DJ’s lawsuit

Image copyright Reuters Pop star Taylor Swift has won a key victory in her court battle with ex-radio DJ David Mueller, whom she claims groped her at a 2013 concert. Mr Mueller, 55, originally sued the pop star for $3m (£2.3m), saying she cost him his job. His claim was dismissed on Friday in a […]

This is the Oval Office without furniture

This is the Oval Office without furniture

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The cockpit of US power looks a lot different stripped of its stately furnishings Ever wondered what the Oval Office looks like without any furniture? Of course you haven’t. Here’s some pictures anyway. The White House has got the builders in for its first major renovation in more than six […]

Taylor Swift assault case: Judge throws out DJ’s lawsuit

Taylor Swift assault case: Judge throws out DJ’s lawsuit

Image copyright Reuters Pop star Taylor Swift has won a key victory in her court battle with ex-radio DJ David Mueller, whom she claims groped her at a 2013 concert. Mr Mueller, 55, originally sued the pop star for $3m (£2.3m), saying she cost him his job. His claim was dismissed on Friday in a […]