Mexico's drug gang violence has left the country with its deadliest month in at least 20 years, with more than 2200 murders recorded in June.
After his predecessor's confrontational style with the White House press corps, Donald Trump's new communications director has begun on a friendlier note.
Melissa McCarthy's turn as Sean Spicer on Saturday Night Live was one of the more memorable moments during the White House spokesman's short time at the helm.
Linkin Park won't go ahead with its North American tour after frontman Chester Bennington was found dead at his home near Los Angeles.
US spy agencies reportedly overheard Russia's ambassador to the US saying he spoke about the presidential campaign with key Trump adviser Jeff Sessions.
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The Russian lawyer, who controversially meet with Donald Trump Jr during the US election, once represented Russia's main spy agency.
The US didn't end a program of arming Syrian rebel groups to appease Russia, says a senior US army figure.
As part of President Donald Trump's crackdown on immigrants, authorities are planning to target and deport immigrant teenagers who are connected to gangs.
Donald Trump Jr and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort won't appear publicly before a Senate committee investigating Russian links to the US election.
Melissa McCarthy may have lost a regular gig, after White House press secretary Sean Spicer, who she impersonates, abruptly quit.
Senior figures in US security believe that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive, saying there's no evidence to the contrary.
Sean Spicer has ended his short, turbulent tenure as White House press secretary in protest over the hiring of a brash financier to promote the Trump agenda.
After the death of an American student the US is barring Americans from travelling to North Korea.

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