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Tiger Woods: Alcohol ‘not involved’ in arrest

Tiger Woods: Alcohol ‘not involved’ in arrest

Image copyright Alamy Image caption Police in Palm Beach County, Florida, released a mugshot of the golfer Golfer Tiger Woods says alcohol was “not involved” in his arrest while driving in Florida early on Monday. The player, who was charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI), blamed “an unexpected reaction to prescribed medication”. “I understand […]

Tiger Woods: Alcohol ‘not involved’ in arrest

Tiger Woods: Alcohol ‘not involved’ in arrest

Image copyright Alamy Image caption Police in Palm Beach County, Florida, released a mugshot of the golfer Golfer Tiger Woods says alcohol was “not involved” in his arrest while driving in Florida early on Monday. The player, who was charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI), blamed “an unexpected reaction to prescribed medication”. “I understand […]

Tiger Woods held on drink-driving charge in Florida

Tiger Woods held on drink-driving charge in Florida

Image copyright Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Image caption Police in Palm Beach County released a mugshot of the golfer Golf star Tiger Woods was arrested on a drink-driving charge in Florida early on Monday morning, police say. Police recorded the arrest at 07:18 local time (11:18 GMT). The golfer was released a few hours […]

Portland attack: Donald Trump condemns killings

Portland attack: Donald Trump condemns killings

Image copyright Facebook/Aurora Dachen Image caption Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche was one of two men to die in the attack US President Donald Trump has condemned as “unacceptable” the killing of two men who had tried to stop a man abusing a Muslim teenager and her friend. Mr Trump had been facing mounting criticism for his […]

Jared Kushner defended by Trump amid ‘secret Russia line’ questions

Jared Kushner defended by Trump amid ‘secret Russia line’ questions

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Jared Kushner is now one of Donald Trump’s top aides Donald Trump has come out in support of his son-in-law Jared Kushner, following reports the aide tried to set up a secret communication line with Moscow. In a statement given to the New York Times, Mr Trump praised the “great […]

Climate change: Trump keeps world waiting on Paris deal

Climate change: Trump keeps world waiting on Paris deal

Media captionAntonio Guterres: “The agreement doesn’t collapse if a country leaves the agreement” Donald Trump has said he will decide whether to pull out of a key climate change deal in the next week, having apparently shrugged off pressure from US allies in recent days. The US president tweeted he would make his “final decision” […]

Portland deaths: Son who died trying to stop Muslim abuse ‘a hero’

Portland deaths: Son who died trying to stop Muslim abuse ‘a hero’

Image copyright Facebook Image caption Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche was called “a shining bright star” by his mother The mother of a US man who died protecting two young women from anti-Muslim harassment has called him “a hero” who “will remain a hero” after his death. Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche was one of two men who were […]

Trump team brush off Kushner ‘secret Russia line’ questions

Trump team brush off Kushner ‘secret Russia line’ questions

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Jared Kushner (right) is a senior aide to Donald Trump Senior US advisers have refused to answer questions about Donald Trump’s son-in-law, following reports that Jared Kushner tried to set up a secret communication line with Moscow. National Security Adviser HR McMaster said backchannel communications between different governments was normal. […]

Chris Cornell: Friends and family at Soundgarden singer’s funeral

Chris Cornell: Friends and family at Soundgarden singer’s funeral

Image copyright AFP Image caption Fans were allowed to visit the singer’s grave after the funeral ceremony had been completed Friends and family of rock singer Chris Cornell have paid their respects at his funeral service in Los Angeles. Actors Brad Pitt, Christian Bale and Josh Brolin attended as well as singers Pharrell Williams and […]

Kushner ‘discussed secret line to Moscow’ – US media reports

Kushner ‘discussed secret line to Moscow’ – US media reports

Image copyright Reuters Image caption White House aide Jared Kushner is alleged to have met with the Russian ambassador Donald Trump’s son-in-law explored the possibility of setting up a secret line of communication with Moscow, according to US media reports. Jared Kushner is said to have discussed creating the channel during a meeting in December, […]

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