US couple stole goods worth $1.2m from Amazon

US couple stole goods worth $1.2m from Amazon

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A couple in Indiana stole $1.2m from Amazon by repeatedly claiming that packages had arrived damaged A couple in the US have admitted stealing goods from Amazon valued at more than $1.2m (£910,000) by repeatedly pretending that items they ordered were damaged in the post. Erin Joseph Finan, 38, […]

Somali Edmonton suspect faced US deportation in 2011

Somali Edmonton suspect faced US deportation in 2011

Image copyright Courtesy Edmonton Police Service Image caption Abdulahi Hasan Sharif pictured in an image provided by Edmonton police A Somali-born refugee charged in connection with a weekend attack in Canada faced deportation in the US in 2011, say US immigration officials. Abdulahi Hasan Sharif, 30, is accused of attempting to run down a police […]

Las Vegas killer’s girlfriend in US

Las Vegas killer’s girlfriend in US

Image caption US police have said the woman, a former casino employee, was living with Paddock in Nevada The girlfriend of Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock has arrived in the United States, where she is wanted for questioning. Marilou Danley, who was in the Philippines, was met by federal agents when she landed in Los […]

USA striker escorted out of Disney pub

USA striker escorted out of Disney pub

Alex Morgan has scored 77 goals in 130 appearances for the the USA and won gold at the London 2012 Olympics USA striker Alex Morgan and two players from MLS team Orlando City were escorted out of Disney’s Epcot Centre by police because they were “impaired and verbally aggressive” in a pub. In a police […]

Las Vegas shooting: Paddock placed cameras in hotel

Las Vegas shooting: Paddock placed cameras in hotel

Media captionHow the horror unfolded – in two minutes Stephen Paddock, the gunman who killed 59 people and injured more than 500 in Las Vegas on Sunday, set up a number of cameras in and around his hotel suite. Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said the cameras, including one on a service cart, appeared to […]

Puerto Rico: Trump compares Maria and Katrina deaths

Puerto Rico: Trump compares Maria and Katrina deaths

Media captionPuerto Rico isn’t a “real catastrophe like Katrina” President Donald Trump has told Puerto Rico officials they should be “proud” they did not lose thousands of lives as in “a real catastrophe like Katrina”. Mr Trump also said the storm-ravaged US territory had thrown the American budget “a little out of whack”. Before landing […]

US Cuba: Washington expels diplomats over ‘acoustic attacks’

US Cuba: Washington expels diplomats over ‘acoustic attacks’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Cuban embassy in Washington resumed its role in 2015 when relations between the countries warmed The US has expelled 15 Cuban diplomats, saying Havana failed to protect US diplomats from mysterious acoustic attacks. Cuba’s Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez called the move “unacceptable”. The Department of State move follows last […]

Las Vegas shooting: Trump dubs killer ‘sick and demented’

Las Vegas shooting: Trump dubs killer ‘sick and demented’

Media captionHow the horror unfolded – in two minutes President Donald Trump has described the gunman who killed 59 people and injured 527 in Las Vegas on Sunday as “a sick man, a demented man”. Speaking at the White House, he said he would look at gun laws “as times goes by” but he did […]

US expels 15 Cuban diplomats

US expels 15 Cuban diplomats

US expels 15 Cuban diplomats, saying Cuba has failed to protect US diplomats from mystery acoustic attacks in Havana This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version. You can receive Breaking News on a smartphone or tablet via the BBC News […]