Tight cordon ahead of Washington rally

About 20 demonstrators headed to a white nationalist rally had to walk through the heart of Washington cordoned by rows of police officers and outnumbered by hundreds of counter-protesters who taunted them.

Omarosa slammed for recording her firing

Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman says she secretly recorded conversations she had in the White House, including her firing by chief of staff John Kelly in the high-security Situation Room.

No clear motive for Manchester shooting

Twelve people, including a 12-year-old child, were injured when what is believed to be a shotgun was fired in a large crowd of people at a street party in Manchester, police say.

Syrian weapons storage blast kills dozens

An explosion in a residential building thought to be storing weapons and ammunition in Syria’s rebel-held Idlib has killed at least 39 people including 12 children, a war monitor says.

Trump backs boycott of Harley-Davidson

US President Donald Trump has backed boycotting American motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson, the latest salvo in a dispute between the company and Trump over tariffs on steel.

Chinese tourist dies in Kenya hippo attack

A Chinese tourist has died in Kenya after being attacked by a hippo on the shores of Lake Naivasha, the East African nation’s wildlife service says.