Dakota pipeline protesters leave site after year-long occupation
Protesters in the US are arrested by police after a deadline passes to end the year-long protest.
Mexico's foreign secretary rejects Trump deportation policy
'We are not going to accept that because we don't have to and it is not in the interest of Mexico.'
Donald Trump's golf hobby under scrutiny with Clinton tweet
Donald Trump, a frequent critic of Barack Obama's time on the links, is now himself under scrutiny.
Trump rescinds transgender bathroom rules from Obama era
The White House says the US president firmly believes this is a states' rights issue.
Melania Trump re-files Daily Mail lawsuit without controversial wording
The new complaint drops controversial wording that said she lost the chance to profit from her brand.
Jay-Z to become first rapper inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame
He is to become the first rapper to be inducted into the Songwriters' Hall of Fame.
US Muslim community campaigns to repair Jewish cemetery
Campaigners call for "solidarity" as they raise more than $85,000 to repair a vandalised cemetery.
Federal Reserve may raise US rates 'fairly soon'
The US central bank suggests the strength of the economy may prompt an increase as soon as March.
Mexican man kills himself after being deported from US
He jumped off the bridge linking the US and Mexico after he was deported for the third time.
'Refugees Welcome' banner hung on Statue of Liberty in New York
Investigation begins after 3ft by 20ft banner is illegally attached to the monument in New York.
Candice Wiggins: I was bullied in WNBA for being straight
Candice Wiggins says 98% of the players are gay, but a critic says she is reinforcing stereotypes.
Utah 14-year-old girl shot in head for '$55 and an iPod'
One of the teenage boys in custody told police "greed" motivated 14-year-old Deserae Turner's murder attempt.
Footage shows Harrison Ford's near-miss
An airport in California has released video of a plane, being flown by the actor Harrison Ford, mistakenly flying low over an airliner.
Jamie Foxx 'target of racial slur' in Croatian restaurant
Croatian police file disorderly conduct charges against two men who allegedly insulted the actor.
San Jose flooding: Dozens rescued by boat
A neighbourhood in the Californian town of San Jose is submerged after a creek overflowed.
Backlash after Primark pulls 'fantastically offensive' Walking Dead T-shirt
Opinion is divided as Primark stops selling "racist" T-shirt, with some complaining shoppers are "over-sensitive".
Ohio policeman helps girl, 10, with maths homework
Brave Lt BJ Gruber, of Marion, Ohio, offered up his help without realising the subject was maths.
Florida teen makes teddy bears from fallen police officers' uniforms
A 14-year-old makes teddy bears for the families of killed police officers - from their uniforms.
How parents and teachers are responding to threats against Jewish day cares.
Let's go get it!
Eastern Airlines Flight 980 crashed into a mountain in Bolivia in 1985. Dan Futrell and Isaac Stoner spent an unusual holiday trying to work out why.
Alt-right civil war
Leading figures and activists on the alt-right have split over controversial comments made by one of the movement's champions.
What has been described as the first transgender doll has gone into production in the US.
A Canadian Trump
An outspoken businessman and reality TV star hopes to make a populist splash in Canadian government.
President v courts
What to look out for as President Trump gets closer to signing a new order reviving his controversial immigration ban.
Black poets in residence at Busboys and Poets in Washington, DC share their lyrical reflections on the Trump presidency.
Alt-right v anti-fascist
In a divided America, two groups at the extreme ends of the political spectrum are doing battle online, and on the streets.
Tech and sexism
As taxi app Uber faces claims of workplace sexism, is harassment really rife in Silicon Valley?
Toronto Wolfpack will become the first transatlantic sports team when they take on Siddal in the Challenge Cup on Saturday.
The history of black women working for Nasa goes back much further than the 1960s - the period of the film Hidden Figures - and their struggles continued afterwards.
Four weeks on
We asked different groups of people living in America what that's meant to them.
Verizon and Yahoo agree $350m price cut
Verizon cuts the price it will pay for Yahoo's core internet business following two huge cyber attacks.
Zuckerberg: My Facebook manifesto to re-boot globalisation
Mark Zuckerberg talks to the BBC about globalisation, fake news, and a new Facebook manifesto.
£900 coat maker Canada Goose to sell shares
Founded in 1957 in Toronto and known for its coyote fur-lined hooded jackets, Canada Goose is set to float.
US children's hospital helps save life of baby hippo
Doctors from a children's hospital have saved the life of a premature baby hippo.
Shopper's lucky escape as car crashes through window
A man had an extraordinary escape when a car crashed through a shop window in New York.
Ex-US defence chief: European allies 'unsure' about US relationship
Former US Defence Secretary William Cohen discusses his takeaways from the Munich Security Conference and sentiments of European allies.
Diversifying the United States' coal country
Not everyone in the US's coal country is waiting for mining to return, they are looking to diversify.
Has Trump done enough to condemn rise of anti-Semitism?
The US president condemns the recent threats against Jewish community centres but can't quell the criticism.
Trump: Lt Gen HR McMaster is new national security adviser
President Donald Trump names Lt Gen HR McMaster as his national security adviser, replacing Lt Gen Michael Flynn.
Trump UK visit: Protests as MPs clash
Protests take place in London as MPs debate whether Donald Trump should be given a state visit to the UK.
Scientists 'solve' the ketchup problem
A super-slippery coating for bottles could make getting liquids out much easier, US scientists say.
Cars fall into Los Angeles sinkhole
The drama of cars tumbling into a sinkhole is shown on live TV.
Man saved from nearly submerged car in Los Angeles
Fire crews in California save people from flash floods during "weather bomb".
Russia must be held accountable, says Mike Pence
In his first speech abroad, the US vice-president called on Russia to honour the Minsk peace accord.