Clinton emails: FBI chief may have broken law, says top Democrat

Clinton emails: FBI chief may have broken law, says top Democrat

Image copyright AP Image caption Mr Comey has come under fire from Democrats over the move The Democratic leader in the US Senate says the head of the FBI may have broken the law by revealing the bureau was investigating emails possibly linked to Hillary Clinton. Harry Reid accused FBI director James Comey of violating […]

Clinton emails: Officials advised FBI not to reveal inquiry

Media captionHillary Clinton and Donald Trump give their reactions to the FBI’s actions The FBI was advised by the US justice department not to inform Congress of a new inquiry into Hillary Clinton’s email use, officials say. Justice department officials said the move would be inconsistent with rules designed to avoid the appearance of interference […]

New York opera halted after ‘human ashes’ sprinkled into pit

New York opera halted after ‘human ashes’ sprinkled into pit

Image copyright AP Image caption The incident triggered a security alert at the Metropolitan Opera New York’s Metropolitan Opera halted an afternoon performance after an audience member sprinkled what is suspected to be cremated ashes on to the orchestra. The incident happened during an intermission of Guillaume Tell, prompting anti-terror units to enter the Lincoln […]

Michael Buble: I was told my music wouldn’t sell

Michael Buble: I was told my music wouldn’t sell

Image caption Michael Buble spoke to BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs Michael Buble has revealed how he went from bank to bank to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars to persuade a music executive to sign him at the start of his career. The Canadian singer told BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs that […]

Ceta: EU and Canada to sign long-delayed free trade deal

Ceta: EU and Canada to sign long-delayed free trade deal

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Justin Trudeau arrived in Brussels after an overnight flight held up by a technical hitch Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has arrived at a Brussels summit to sign a long-delayed landmark trade deal with the European Union. The signing ceremony planned for Thursday was cancelled after a Belgian region vetoed […]

US election: Clinton campaign condemns FBI email move

Media captionHillary Clinton and Donald Trump give their reactions to the FBI’s actions Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign team has challenged the FBI over its decision to brief US lawmakers on a new inquiry into the Democratic candidate’s email use. FBI Director James Comey informed Congress of the move in a letter on Friday, 11 days […]

Yemen conflict: Dozens killed as air strikes hit prison in Hudaydah

Yemen conflict: Dozens killed as air strikes hit prison in Hudaydah

Image copyright AFP Image caption The UN says the conflict in Yemen has killed at least 7,000 people Dozens of people have been killed at a Yemeni prison complex in air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition, reports say. Strikes hit a building used as a prison in the al-Zaydiya security headquarters in the western port […]

Michael Buble: I was told my music wouldn’t sell

Michael Buble: I was told my music wouldn’t sell

Image caption Michael Buble spoke to BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs Michael Buble has revealed how he went from bank to bank to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars to persuade a music executive to sign him at the start of his career. The Canadian singer told BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs that […]

Jose Fernandez: Baseball star had cocaine and alcohol in system

Jose Fernandez: Baseball star had cocaine and alcohol in system

Image copyright AP Image caption Investigators found evidence that the boat was speeding Miami Marlins baseball star Jose Fernandez had cocaine and alcohol in his system when he was killed after his boat crashed into a jetty last month. Toxicology reports released by the local medical examiner’s office record that he had a blood-alcohol content […]

US election: FBI’s Clinton emails move defended by Comey

US election: FBI’s Clinton emails move defended by Comey

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The FBI director had previously criticised Mrs Clinton for her emails FBI director James Comey has defended his decision to brief US lawmakers on FBI moves to look again into Hillary Clinton’s email use, US media say. Not making it public would be “misleading”, he said. He was aware […]