The United States sports scene is usually dominated by American football, baseball and basketball.
A subway train veered off the tracks, crashing into a wall in northern Manhattan on Tuesday morning, injuring 34 people and causing transport chaos for commuters.
Nicholas Borge left his well-paid consulting job of 10 years in January to do something different.
Marches against Islamic sharia law are set to take place on Saturday in more than two dozen cities across the US, including New York, Dallas, and Atlanta.
Shareholders in Exxon Mobil, the world's biggest oil company, today backed a motion requiring the company to disclose the impact of climate change on its business.
Last night, US president Donald Trump fired his acting attorney-general Sally Yates, after she told government lawyers not to defend legal challenges against his travel ban blocking citizens of seven countries from the US. Colin Yeo, a UK asylum barrister, explains Trump's executive order isn't a law and appears to have been formulated with little or no [...]