Friday July 24, 2015
An Alabama drifter opened fire inside a crowded cinema, killing two women and injuring seven other people in Lafayette, Louisiana, police said.
Friday July 10, 2015
The first chapter of 'Go Set A Watchman', the eagerly anticipated novel from Harper Lee, has been released.
Thursday July 02, 2015
BP has reached a $18.7 billion settlement with the US government and five states, a landmark deal that ends years of litigation over environmental damage and human casualties caused by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill.
Friday March 27, 2015
An Alabama jury has recommended that a woman convicted of running her nine-year-old granddaughter to death as punishment for lying about having eaten chocolates spend the rest of her life in prison.
Sunday March 08, 2015
Tens of thousands of people have paraded across a bridge in Selma, Alabama to commemorate the 1965 "Bloody Sunday" march.
Saturday March 07, 2015
US President Barack Obama is taking part in events to mark the 50th anniversary of America's Bloody Sunday in Selma, Alabama.
Tuesday February 03, 2015
Harper Lee is to publish her second book this summer 55 years after the release of To Kill A Mockingbird.
Friday November 21, 2014
Millions of illegal immigrants to the United States, including thousands from Ireland, should soon be free from the threat of deportation after President Obama announced a series immigration reforms.
Wednesday September 10, 2014
A father of five children in the US has confessed to killing them and dumping their bodies.
Tuesday April 29, 2014
Tornadoes have caused widespread destruction to homes and businesses across several US states.