Passengers were later allowed to return to the terminals after a bomb squad investigated the incident
Man saves child by placing his arm in front of youngster's face
The women and children were treated 'inhumanely' and not given access to a lawyer - campaigners say enforcement agents broke the law
1. On television, which three words precede: New York, Miami, New Jersey, Atlanta, Beverly Hills, Orange County, Dallas, Melbourne and Cheshire?
The 17-year-old senior at Duluth High School has been suspended for violating school rules on sexual harassment
London 2012 was a breakthrough year for disability sport, with full houses for the Paralympics. Britain’s poster boy was the wheelchair racer David Weir, who delivered the goods with four gold medals.
48-year-old, from Georgia in the USA, was jailed after calling 911 and confessing to the crime
The grand finale to the PGA Championship sees the world No 1 enter the tournament at the top of the points table
The five-year-old son of Grammy-winning R&B singer Usher has been hospitalised after nearly drowning in an Atlanta swimming pool.
Cobbled alleyways of Pamplona replaced by tracks in California, Florida and Texas
Last year wasn’t a brilliant one for the British tourist industry. Yet the future may be considerably brighter as a result. Simon Calder reports
Tests have revealed that Chris Kelly of 1990s rap duo Kriss Kross died of a drug overdose.
US team gave child stronger, faster dose of antiretroviral drugs straight after birth
Murder-suicide has shocked Atlanta’s Sikh community
In the history of the US civil rights movement it is remembered as "the stand in the schoolhouse door" – when James Hood was admitted to the University of Alabama in June 1963 after a charged confrontation pitting the Kennedy administration against the South's most redoubtable champion of segregation, George Wallace.
The American dream has taken hold of the 21-year-old