Like Rocky Balboa, Mr Sanders is up agaisnt a better-known, better-favoured rival
Kimberly Miller claimed she was asleep behind the wheel but was found guilty of drinking under influence
Amtrak has suspended all train journeys from New York to Philadelphia
Robinson faced ruthless taunts from Phillies players 70 years ago.
The cancellations by UK-based airlines mean that the corresponding inbound flights will not run - adding an estimated 2,000 extra passengers to the thousands whose journeys have been disrupted and are stranded in America
The officer surived the attack and was able to fire back
It can't be a coincidence that oranges reach their prime right now, just when we need a lift, says our new guest food writer
More than 4,000 current and retired firefighters across the US are suing an Illinois siren company on claims that their alarms endangered their health nearly everyday on the job.
A judge told Christina Regusters her crimes were 'like a horror show'
The threat was posted on 4chan the day after the Oregon shooting
The future of the Catholic Church in the US requires 'valuing the immense contribution which women, lay and religious, have made and continue to make to the life of our communities,' he said
For devotees of the NFL, this is as good as it gets – the divisional round of the play-offs, four games pitting the regular season’s finest against four challengers already battle-hardened by victory in last weekend’s ever-treacherous wild-card round. And in 2014 there’s an extra twist: the prospect that one of the longest, most painful droughts in US sport might be near an end.
The Cuban physician Carlos J Finlay has been honoured with a Google Doodle on the 180th anniversary of his birth.
He's rich and well-connected. But Michael Skakel's case deserves close examination
The US Federal Reserve has begun circulating new $100 notes, introducing new anti-counterfeiting features – including a distinctive splash of colour – that have been more than a decade in the making.
The closure of so many key attractions is likely to put pressure on the museums and galleries which are open