Rob Gronkowski offers help to Sean Spicer in media briefing

New England Patriots star Rob “Gronk” Gronkowski offered to help Sean Spicer keep White House journalists in line. He cheekily popped his head round the door as his team visited President Donald Trump to mark their Super Bowl win. Rob Gronkowski offers help to Sean Spicer in media briefing

Canadian woman faces human smuggling charges

Canadian woman faces human smuggling charges

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption A growing number of asylum seekers have been crossing illegally into Canada A Saskatchewan woman has been charged with human smuggling following a months-long cross-border investigation. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) arrested and charged Michelle Omoruyi, 43, as part of an investigation into asylum seekers crossing illegally into Canada. […]

Fox News: Bill O’Reilly out after harassment claims

Fox News: Bill O’Reilly out after harassment claims

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption More than 50 sponsors have withdrawn ads from Mr O’Reilly’s show Presenter Bill O’Reilly has been dropped from Fox News over sexual harassment claims, the company says. “After a thorough and careful review of the allegations… Bill O’Reilly will not be returning,” the network said in a one-sentence statement. […]

Fox News ‘to drop host Bill O’Reilly’ after harassment cases

Fox News ‘to drop host Bill O’Reilly’ after harassment cases

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption More than 50 sponsors have withdrawn ads from Mr O’Reilly’s show Fox News is reportedly about to drop the country’s top-rated cable news host, Bill O’Reilly, amid claims he sexually harassed female colleagues. The Wall Street Journal – owned by Rupert Murdoch, who also owns Fox News – reports […]

California gunman kills three ‘in race attack’ in Fresno

California gunman kills three ‘in race attack’ in Fresno

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Two images of Kori Ali Muhammad released by the Fresno Police Department Three white men were killed and another wounded when a black gunman opened fire in Fresno, California, in a suspected race attack, police have said. Kori Ali Muhammad shot 16 rounds in 90 seconds in the shooting […]

Georgia election: Republicans stave off snub to Trump

Georgia election: Republicans stave off snub to Trump

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Jon Ossoff hailed his victory, but fell short of a first-round upset win A Democrat has narrowly failed to pull off an upset victory in an election seen as an early test of President Donald Trump’s popularity. Jon Ossoff fell short of the 50% needed to win outright in a […]

US gunman kills three ‘in race attack’

US gunman kills three ‘in race attack’

Image copyright Fresno County Sheriff Image caption Police have blocked off the four different locations where shots were fired Three white men were killed and another wounded when a black gunman opened fire in Fresno, California, in a suspected race attack, police have said. Kori Ali Muhammad shot 16 rounds in 90 seconds in the […]

Gunman kills three people at random in Fresno

Gunman kills three people at random in Fresno

Image copyright Fresno County Sheriff Image caption Police have blocked off the four different locations where shots were fired Police say that three people were killed and one was wounded when a gunman opened fire in downtown Fresno on Tuesday morning. Suspected attacker Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, shouted “God is great” in Arabic as police […]

‘Facebook killer’ Steve Stephens found dead after car chase

‘Facebook killer’ Steve Stephens found dead after car chase

Media captionThe suspect said he was looking for victims in a video posted on Facebook Police say a man suspected of randomly shooting a grandfather on an Ohio street and posting video of the killing to Facebook has taken his own life. Steve Stephens’ car was spotted on Tuesday morning outside a McDonald’s in the […]

Trump order to target foreign worker visa programme

Trump order to target foreign worker visa programme

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The number of applicants for H-1B visas fell to 199,000 this year President Donald Trump is to sign an executive order to review a temporary visa programme used to place foreign workers in high-skilled US jobs. The order will also direct agencies to enforce government rules on excluding foreign […]