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Thirty-three bodies have so far been recovered from a warehouse in Oakland, California, following a deadly fire during a party, officials say. Only about 20% of the building has been searched and “a significant number” of people are still missing, they said. It is unclear what caused the fire...

The death toll from the wildfires raging in several southern US states has risen to seven as search-and-rescue operations continue. The resort cities...

President-elect Donald Trump is expected to pick former Goldman Sachs executive Steve Mnuchin to be treasury secretary, US media suggest. Mr Mnuchin,...

UK shoppers have rushed to buy Black Friday bargains, as retailers and payment firms report strong sales activity for the annual discount event. Barclaycard...

Hillary Clinton’s lead over Donald Trump in the popular count of the US presidential election has increased to two million votes. Republican President-elect...

At least six children have been killed and several others injured in a bus crash in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The bus, carrying schoolchildren aged five...

A US hate-attack monitoring group has documented 437 cases of intimidation and abuse towards minorities since the general election a week ago. The Southern...

A controversial, right-wing nationalist figure, accused of pushing a xenophobic agenda, looks set to become a presidential candidate in a head-to-head...

A father killed his two young sons before turning the gun on himself in St. Louis on Saturday night. The man, who police identified as Christopher Cadenbach,...

Donald Trump has been rushed off stage by his security team at a rally in Reno, Nevada, following a false gun scare. The US secret service, which provides...