Unforced errors and miscalculations end Bush's White House hopes

2016-02-22 13:12:25

Before Donald Trump's put-downs and the stumbles in presidential debates, Jeb Bush appeared to be best positioned to win backthe White House for Republicans in 2016.

How Egypt's changing culture led one emigre to Trump

2016-02-22 10:40:28

US citizen Elhamy Ibrahim, 62, is an Egyptian-born Muslim who does not like very many other Muslims these days, but loves Donald Trump.

San Bernardino victims to oppose Apple on iPhone encryption

2016-02-22 10:22:58

Some victims of the San Bernardino attack will file a legal brief in support of the US government's attempt to force Apple Inc to unlock the encrypted iPhone belonging to one of the shooters, a lawyer representing the victims said on Sunday.

Uber driver suspected in Michigan shootings, six dead

2016-02-22 10:00:40

A Michigan man who worked as an Uber driver was arrested Sunday in the fatal shooting of six people in Kalamazoo, as police investigated reports that he may have driven customers of the car-hailing service on the night of the rampage.

Chinese-American experts concern about conviction of former policeman

2016-02-22 09:28:09

Three Chinese-American legal experts have expressed serious concerns over the recent conviction of a Chinese-American policeman for accidently shooting dead a black man in New York that has sparked strong protests in the Chinese-American community.

Shootings leave 6 dead in US Michigan

2016-02-21 14:54:21

At least six people have been shot dead in a random serial shooting in Kalamazoo City in the southern part of the US state of Michigan late Saturday night.

Several people shot, killed in random Michigan shootings - reports

2016-02-21 14:10:09

As many as six people were reportedly shot and killed in Michigan on Saturday night in a series of apparently random shootings, according to media reports.

Tens of thousands rally to protest conviction of former NY policeman

2016-02-21 11:37:44

Tens of thousands of people rallied Saturday in more than 30 American cities to protest the conviction of Peter Liang, a former New York police officer of Chinese descent.

Republican Jeb Bush ends 2016 presidential campaign

2016-02-21 11:02:44

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said on Saturday he was suspending his campaign after a disappointing finish in the South Carolina primary.

Clinton scores narrow win over Sanders in Nevada caucuses

2016-02-21 08:03:51

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton narrowly won the Nevada caucuses on Saturday, beating back a stronger-than-expected challenge from rival Bernie Sanders.

Celebrities, politicians saddened by author Harper Lee's death

2016-02-20 15:10:53

US political and cultural figures mourned the death of author Harper Lee on Friday, crediting her with helping to promote tolerance and quoting her with admiration in social media and formal statements.