The top US nuclear commander says he would not comply if ordered by President Donald Trump to implement an 'illegal' launch of nuclear weapons.
The US has launched a new satellite to improve the accuracy of weather forecasts; the information will be available to meteorologists across the world.
The Pentagon's report into sexual assault claims in the military comes amid a sexual harassment scandal that has shaken the US.
US President Donald Trump will delay lifting a ban on the importation of elephant body parts after the policy was heavily criticised.
Jesse Jackson, the 76-year-old civil rights activist, has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
Twenty people living at an aged care facility in Pennsylvania have been injured after a massive fire broke out.
Roy Moore's campaign has lashed out at the women accusing him of sexual misconduct, with supporters accusing them of "bearing false witness".
After days of silence about a series of sexual misconduct scandals roiling the United States, President Donald Trump weighed in on Thursday, bashing a leading...
US actor Sylvester Stallone has denied allegations that he sexually assaulted a teenager in 1986, saying the media reports were "ridiculous" and false.
Radio anchor Leeann Tweeden has accused former comedian and now US senator Al Franken of forcing a kiss on her and groping her in 2006.
Mystery surrounds Nick Philippoussis' health with his US lawyer and San Diego sheriffs both declining to say what happened to the allege child molester.
The US tax debate now moves to the Senate after the House of Representatives approved Donald Trump's broad package, which critics say favours the wealthy.
The Pentagon has apologsied after 'erroneously' retweeting an activist's call for US President Donald Trump to resign.
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk has unveiled a prototype electric big rig, dubbed the Tesla Semi.
Animal rights groups, celebrities and scientists have all expressed anger at a move by the Trump administration to lift an importation ban of elephant trophies...

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