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Clinton emails: ‘Quid pro quo’ bid to bury Benghazi message

Clinton emails: ‘Quid pro quo’ bid to bury Benghazi message

Image copyright Reuters A State Department official offered a “quid pro quo” deal if the FBI would change the classification of a Hillary Clinton email, FBI documents indicate. Patrick Kennedy, an undersecretary of state, had asked the email be downgraded to a lower category. In exchange, an FBI agent said, Mr Kennedy offered to accept […]

Clinton emails: ‘Quid pro quo’ bid to bury Benghazi message

Clinton emails: ‘Quid pro quo’ bid to bury Benghazi message

Image copyright Reuters A State Department official offered a “quid pro quo” deal if the FBI would change the classification of a Hillary Clinton email, FBI documents indicate. Patrick Kennedy, an undersecretary of state, had asked the email be downgraded to a lower category. In exchange, an FBI agent said, Mr Kennedy offered to accept […]

Tyson Gay daughter death: Three held over shooting

Tyson Gay daughter death: Three held over shooting

Image copyright AP Image caption From left: Dvonta Middlebrooks, D’Markeo and Chazerae Taylor have been charged in connection to the shooting Police have charged three men in the fatal shooting of Trinity Gay, the daughter of US track athlete Tyson Gay. Trinity Gay, 15, died after being shot in the neck amid an exchange of […]

US election 2016: Trump says election ‘rigged at polling places’

US election 2016: Trump says election ‘rigged at polling places’

Image copyright AP US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has said the election is “absolutely rigged” by the “dishonest media” and “at many polling places”. His comments appear to contradict his running mate Mike Pence, who told NBC earlier Mr Trump would “absolutely” accept the election result, despite media “bias”. Mr Trump’s adviser Rudy Giuliani […]

Wikileaks: Julian Assange’s internet access ‘cut’

Wikileaks: Julian Assange’s internet access ‘cut’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Julian Assange has been claiming asylum at London’s Ecuadorean embassy since 2012 Wikileaks says an unidentified “state actor” has shut down internet access for its founder Julian Assange. The transparency activist has been claiming asylum at London’s Ecuadorean embassy since 2012 to avoid extradition over sex assault allegations. There was […]

North Dakota pipeline: US journalist Amy Goodman faces riot charge

North Dakota pipeline: US journalist Amy Goodman faces riot charge

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Amy Goodman said she was “doing my job as a journalist” US journalist Amy Goodman is facing charges of participating in a “riot” after filming Native American-led protests over an oil pipeline in North Dakota. The Democracy Now! reporter said she would surrender to authorities on Monday in response […]

US election 2016: Trump says election ‘rigged at polling places’

US election 2016: Trump says election ‘rigged at polling places’

Image copyright AP US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has said the election is “absolutely rigged” by the “dishonest media” and “at many polling places”. His comments appear to contradict his running mate Mike Pence, who told NBC earlier Mr Trump would “absolutely” accept the election result, despite media “bias”. Mr Trump’s adviser Rudy Giuliani […]

Tyson Gay’s daughter killed in Kentucky

Tyson Gay’s daughter killed in Kentucky

Image copyright Instagram Image caption Ms Gay was hit during an exchange of fire between two cars Former world champion sprinter Tyson Gay’s 15-year-old daughter has been killed in a shooting in the US state of Kentucky, police say. Police in Lexington said Trinity Gay was hit in the neck during an exchange of fire […]

US election 2016: Trump says election ‘rigged at polling places’

US election 2016: Trump says election ‘rigged at polling places’

Image copyright AP US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has said the election is “absolutely rigged” by the “dishonest media” and “at many polling places”. His comments appear to contradict his running mate Mike Pence, who told NBC earlier Mr Trump would “absolutely” accept the election result, despite media “bias”. Mr Trump’s adviser Rudy Giuliani […]

Tyson Gay’s daughter killed in Kentucky

Tyson Gay’s daughter killed in Kentucky

Image copyright Instagram Image caption Ms Gay was hit during an exchange of fire between two cars Former world champion sprinter Tyson Gay’s 15-year-old daughter has been killed in a shooting in the US state of Kentucky, police say. Police in Lexington said Trinity Gay was hit in the neck during an exchange of fire […]