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.
Increasingly partisan infighting on Capitol Hill has seen the deadline to avert $85bn in automatic budget cuts pass without accord
President to announce he will push ahead with his promises in State of the Union
One might imagine the last thing that Barack Obama’s advisers would want as he pushes for tighter gun laws is for the President to be seen with a shotgun wedged against his shoulder.
The woman who unwittingly brought down General David Petraeus has broken her silence to reject “outrageous” claims that she exchanged 30,000 emails with a second top officer.