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Clinton emails: Officials advised FBI not to reveal inquiry

Media captionHillary Clinton and Donald Trump give their reactions to the FBI’s actions The FBI was advised by the US justice department not to inform Congress of a new inquiry into Hillary Clinton’s email use, officials say. Justice department officials said the move would be inconsistent with rules designed to avoid the appearance of interference […]

New York opera halted after ‘human ashes’ sprinkled into pit

New York opera halted after ‘human ashes’ sprinkled into pit

Image copyright AP Image caption The incident triggered a security alert at the Metropolitan Opera New York’s Metropolitan Opera halted an afternoon performance after an audience member sprinkled what is suspected to be cremated ashes on to the orchestra. The incident happened during an intermission of Guillaume Tell, prompting anti-terror units to enter the Lincoln […]

Michael Buble: I was told my music wouldn’t sell

Michael Buble: I was told my music wouldn’t sell

Image caption Michael Buble spoke to BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs Michael Buble has revealed how he went from bank to bank to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars to persuade a music executive to sign him at the start of his career. The Canadian singer told BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs that […]

US election: Clinton campaign condemns FBI email move

Media captionHillary Clinton and Donald Trump give their reactions to the FBI’s actions Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign team has challenged the FBI over its decision to brief US lawmakers on a new inquiry into the Democratic candidate’s email use. FBI Director James Comey informed Congress of the move in a letter on Friday, 11 days […]

US election 2016: Clinton demands details of new email probe

Media captionHilary Clinton said: “The American people deserve to get the full and complete facts immediately” Hillary Clinton has urged the FBI to explain without delay why it is carrying out a new investigation into her use of emails. Americans “deserve to get the full and complete facts immediately,” she said. The FBI says it […]

US election 2016: Clinton ‘confident’ over new FBI email probe

Media captionHilary Clinton said: “The American people deserve to get the full and complete facts immediately” Hillary Clinton says she is “confident” a new FBI probe linked to her emails will not change its original finding that she should not be prosecuted. The Democratic presidential candidate called on the FBI director to explain the new […]

US election 2016: Clinton ‘confident’ on new FBI email probe

Media captionHilary Clinton said: “The American people deserve to get the full and complete facts immediately” Hillary Clinton says she is “confident” a new FBI probe linked to her emails will not change its original finding that she should not be prosecuted. The Democratic presidential candidate called on the FBI director to explain the new […]

US election 2016: Clinton ‘confident’ on new FBI email probe

Media captionHilary Clinton said: “The American people deserve to get the full and complete facts immediately” Hillary Clinton says she is “confident” a new FBI probe linked to her emails will not change its original finding that she should not be prosecuted. The Democratic presidential candidate called on the FBI director to explain the new […]

Ceta: EU-Canada trade deal to be signed on Sunday

Ceta: EU-Canada trade deal to be signed on Sunday

Image copyright AFP Image caption Protests against the agreement have been taking place outside the Walloon parliament in Belgium Canada and the European Union are to sign a long-delayed landmark trade deal at a summit in Brussels on Sunday. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau described it as “great news” and said he looked forward to […]

US election 2016: Trump running mate Mike Pence’s plane skids off runway

Media captionNo-one was injured in the incident at New York’s LaGuardia Airport Republican vice-presidential candidate Mike Pence has had a narrow escape after his plane slid off the runway while landing in New York City. The Indiana governor told reporters he was fine after the rough touchdown at LaGuardia Airport. No-one was injured. Mr Pence […]