Democrats losing lead on Republicans in midterm election polls

Taking Congress back from the Republicans in this year's midterm elections may be more difficult for...

Alex Jones sued for defamation by families of Sandy Hook victims...

Controversial radio host Alex Jones has been sued by the parents of several Sandy Hook shooting...

Typhoid superbug in Pakistan raises fears of global antibiotic failure

The first known epidemic of drug-resistant typhoid is spreading in Pakistan, raising fears that more diseases...

Bitcoin price – latest updates: Cryptocurrency steadies above $8,000

The value of bitcoin has steadied above $8,000 after last week's dramatic price surge, which saw the world's most valuable cryptocurrency gain more than $1,000...

Bitcoin boosted as IMF boss Christine Lagarde praises cryptocurrency and suggests...

Bitcoin has received an unexpected boost from Christine Lagarde, after the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) detailed the global benefits of cryptocurrency. Ms...

Mudslides and flash flooding trigger state of emergency in Hawaii

Dozens of people have been forced to seek emergency shelter after storms triggered mudslides and flooding on the Hawaiian island of Kauai. Hawaii Governor David...