Choice of delegates appears a statement on controversial laws in Russia
Connor Johnson has been obsessed with space since the age of 3, and his petition to the president to save NASA needs some help
China calls for 'de-Americanized world' not dependent on the dollar as a reserve currency
Republicans and Democrats continue to blame each other as shutdown crisis worsens
Doctors discovered the 67-year-old had cholesterol build-up causing a blockage in an artery
Two prisoners will be transferred out of the controversial prison to Algeria if plans go ahead
Brotherhood warns of 'civil war' if generals launch expected crackdown
Each profession has a handful of ground-breakers, and for American journalism, Helen Thomas was one of them. When she set out, women were confined to writing about family, fashion and tips on cooking. By the end she was the uncontested doyenne of the White House press corps, traditionally the summit of the trade.
The President is on a week-long tour of Africa
Direct communication between the superpowers was never established with a direct, dedicated phone line, it has emerged.
Israel however is sceptical Rouhani will usher in change
Appointment seen as a resounding vote of confidence from the President after US ambassador to UN was lambasted by Republicans for her role in the Benghazi controversy
Musudan missiles believed to now be in non-operational location
But PM said it was unlikely it would lead to British troops on the ground
Chuck Hagel and John Kerry reveal nerve gas has been used – but they will not invade for now
Hollywood heroes Gerard Butler and Aaron Eckhart dropped in to see British troops last night, ahead of a special screening of their new movie.