The teacher is currently under investigation by his school district
“I never drink or smoke. I surround myself with love and positive energy. That’s the key to long life and happiness.”
Activists say the judge has broken the constitutional rights of those who came before him
The shooting reportedly stems from a domestic issue
The prolific writer and activist died in poverty in 1970, but soon came to be considered one of America's greatest writers
Whistleblowers say hospices treat non-terminal patients to earn more from Medicare programme
Certain sororities at the prestigious US university have only just admitted students from ethnic minorities
Dr King helped me have a better understanding of the term - people who use lazy assumptions linking extremism with Muslims should also take heed
Reclusive author says Samuel Pinkus took advantage of her failing hearing and eyesight
Harrison to fight American Deontay Wilder
The sniper’s bullet only served to increase his power, writes Rupert Cornwell
Out of America: Nearly 50 years after the Voting Rights Act, the Supreme Court may be about to eviscerate it
“There is,” wrote Cyril Connolly as long ago as 1938, “no more sombre enemy of good art than the pram in the hall.” And that was in the days before CBeebies. So what music found its way into my ears and heart this year in spite of the intrusion of the Rastamouse theme song?
Zig Ziglar was a motivational speaker whose "Success Rallies" and "Born to Win" seminars, more than 25 self-help books and countless audiotapes attracted millions of followers with advice on career advancement and moral uplift. He won over crowds with his faith-filled proverbs and earnest metaphors about setting goals and facing adversity. "If you're going to have to swallow a frog," he would say, "you don't want to have to look at that sucker too long!" Or: "You can get everything in life you want if you will just help other people get what they want!"
The number of people living with diabetes is soaring in the United States, as 18 states had at least a doubling in those with the illness since 1995, a government survey found.
The trainer quit counselling, after witnessing too much inhumanity, to find redemption with horses. Chris McGrath hears her story