California man released from prison after serving 25 years on death row

A 68-year-old man has been released from prison after serving nearly 25 years on death row. Vicente Benavides was released from San...

US regulators hit Wells Fargo with $1bn fine

A leading US bank is to pay $1bn - the largest fine imposed since Donald Trump became president - as punishment...

Eric Garner: Civil rights prosecutors ‘recommend charging police officer over death’

Federal civil rights prosecutors have reportedly recommended charging the police officer involved in the 2014 killing of Eric Garner. The Department of...

New York City to ban cars in Central Park: ‘This was not its purpose...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is banning cars from entering Central Park this summer, and opting to return the...

Michael Cohen may have to declare Stormy Daniels case could affect criminal probe

Donald Trump’s attorney Michael Cohen must formally declare that his right to avoid self-incrimination would suffer if adult actress Stormy Daniels’...

E Coli outbreak prompts warning to throw away Romaine lettuce

American consumers have been told to throw out any store-bought romaine lettuce as an E Coli outbreak has hospitalised dozens. All types...