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Jamal Khashoggi: Pressure grows on Saudis as US envoy meets king  2018-10-16
The US secretary of state and Saudi king discuss the disappearance in Istanbul of Jamal Khashoggi.
Your US mid-term elections daily digest  2018-10-16
Today's round-up includes many, many Pelosis. So many Pelosis. A plethora of Pelosis. Plus a game!
Kidman: 'Cruise marriage protected me from harassment'  2018-10-16
The Hollywood star says "being married to an extremely powerful man kept me from being sexually harassed."
Idaho wildlife official resigns over dead baboon photo  2018-10-16
A state wildlife commissioner has resigned amid an outcry over gruesome hunting photos.
Paul Allen: Microsoft co-founder and billionaire dies aged 65  2018-10-16
The billionaire businessman, who also owned the Seattle Seahawks NFL team, died in Seattle on Monday.
Judge dismisses Stormy Daniels' defamation case against Trump  2018-10-16
The adult film star, who is pursuing a second case against Donald Trump, plans to make an appeal.
Elizabeth Warren reveals DNA test  2018-10-15
Elizabeth Warren reveals "strong evidence" she has Native American blood after jibes from Donald Trump.
More Than Me CEO temporarily resigns amid Liberia rape scandal  2018-10-15
A Liberian panel is reviewing a report that found the charity failed to protect girls from a predator.
Affirmative action: Harvard racial admissions trial begins  2018-10-15
Numbers of Asian students were kept artificially low to promote campus diversity, a lawsuit claims.
US retail giant Sears files for bankruptcy  2018-10-15
The American retail giant has been struggling with huge debts and a shift to shopping online.
Hurricane Michael: Dozens still missing on Florida coast  2018-10-15
The death toll from Hurricane Michael is due to rise as teams search ruined homes in coastal areas.
US gymnast questions Bono appointment  2018-10-16
Olympic champion Aly Raisman questions USA Gymnastics' choice to lead their organisation, saying "survivors deserve better".
Antelope named Taylor Swift escapes Sacramento zoo enclosure  2018-10-16
The eastern bongo calf briefly escaped its enclosure at Sacramento Zoo before being recaptured.
US embassy in Australia apologises for Cookie Monster cat email  2018-10-15
A "training error" caused a bogus meeting invitation to be distributed last week, officials say.
Would you eat slaughter-free meat?  2018-10-15
There's a looming crisis over the world's appetite for meat. This chicken nugget may be the answer.
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