Memphis basketball player Karim Sameh Azab dies after…

Memphis sophomore Karim Sameh Azab (Photo: Trey Clark/University of Memphis athletics) Memphis basketball player Karim Sameh Azab died Thursday after an eight-month battle with leukemia, a university spokesman confirmed.   Azab, 22, announced in April that he…

Brexit talks in the endgame, says May

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ministers were being briefed individually on the draft agreement UK and EU officials have agreed the draft text of a Brexit agreement after months of negotiations. A cabinet source told…

Trump mocks French leader after visit

Image copyright AFP Image caption Donald Trump (right) kept his powder dry when he met Mr Macron (left) in Paris US President Donald Trump has gone on Twitter to mock his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron,…

Spike in US hate crimes third year in…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Last month, 11 worshippers were killed in the deadliest attack against Jews in US history Hate crimes in the US rose by 17% in 2017, the third straight year…

Car v on foot – and other wildfire…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionParadise resident Sorrell Bobrink describes 'apocalyptic' scenes California's latest catastrophic wildfire, the Camp Fire, was impossible to outrun when it first began burning. Officials say winds caused…

JUUL halts flavoured e-cigarette sales

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The e-cigarette brand has come under regulatory pressure to curb its popularity among the young E-cigarette maker JUUL Labs has agreed to temporarily halt sales of certain flavours in a…

Melania calls for White House aides firing

Image copyright Getty Images/ Reuters Image caption Mira Ricardel (left) and Melania Trump (right) US First Lady Melania Trump has called for a top national security aide to President Donald Trump to be fired. The…