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Kansas dad gets a tattoo to match his son’s brain cancer surgery scar

Kansas dad gets a tattoo to match his son’s brain cancer surgery scar

A 28-year-old father in the US has shaved his head and got a tattoo to match his son’s brain surgery scar. Josh Marshall, who’s from Kansas, entered an annual competition run by a childhood cancer charity and won their #BestBaldDad title at the weekend. In his submission he wrote: “Me and my son at this […]

Grieving US father on ‘drugs rescue’ raid

Grieving US father on ‘drugs rescue’ raid

US election: Donald Trump attacks ‘most corrupt’ Hillary Clinton

US election: Donald Trump attacks ‘most corrupt’ Hillary Clinton

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Trump said Mrs Clinton’s policies have led to death and destruction Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump has called Hillary Clinton the most corrupt candidate in US history. Mr Trump said the woman he will face in November’s election was a “world class liar” who had “perfected the politics of […]

Democrats hold Congress ‘sit-in’ protest to force gun control vote

Media captionJohn Lewis, Democratic Congressman: “Now is the time to get in the way, the time to act is now” Democratic Party members are staging a sit-in on the floor of the lower house of the US Congress to demand tighter gun controls after the shootings at a gay nightclub in Florida. One congressman, John […]

Kansas dad gets a tattoo to match his son’s brain cancer surgery scar

Kansas dad gets a tattoo to match his son’s brain cancer surgery scar

A 28-year-old father in the US has shaved his head and got a tattoo to match his son’s brain surgery scar. Josh Marshall, who’s from Kansas, entered an annual competition run by a childhood cancer charity and won their #BestBaldDad title at the weekend. In his submission he wrote: “Me and my son at this […]

Grieving US father on ‘drugs rescue’ raid

Grieving US father on ‘drugs rescue’ raid

Image copyright Facebook Image caption The three posted this photo to Facebook only 30 minutes before their arrest A man who lost his daughter to heroin has been arrested driving into New York with a cache of weapons to “rescue” another girl from a drug dealer. John Cramsey’s 20-year-old daughter died from a heroin overdose […]

US election: Donald Trump attacks ‘most corrupt’ Hillary Clinton

US election: Donald Trump attacks ‘most corrupt’ Hillary Clinton

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Trump said Mrs Clinton’s policies have led to death and destruction Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump has called Hillary Clinton the most corrupt candidate in US history. Mr Trump said the woman he will face in November’s election was a “world class liar” who had “perfected the politics of […]

Democrats hold Congress ‘sit-in’ protest to force gun control vote

Media captionJohn Lewis, Democratic Congressman: “Now is the time to get in the way, the time to act is now” Democrats in the US Congress are refusing to leave the floor of the House of Representatives in order to force a vote on gun control laws. Nearly 100 lawmakers are staging the protest, demanding expanded […]

Kansas dad gets a tattoo to match his son’s brain cancer surgery scar

Kansas dad gets a tattoo to match his son’s brain cancer surgery scar

A 28-year-old father in the US has shaved his head and got a tattoo to match his son’s brain surgery scar. Josh Marshall, who’s from Kansas, entered an annual competition run by a childhood cancer charity and won their #BestBaldDad title at the weekend. In his submission he wrote: “Me and my son at this […]

IMF warns the US over high poverty

IMF warns the US over high poverty

Image copyright Getty Images The US has been warned about its high poverty rate in the International Monetary Fund’s annual assessment of the economy. The fund said about one in seven people were living in poverty and that it needed to be tackled urgently. It recommended raising the minimum wage and offering paid maternity leave […]