Nikola Tesla: developed Faraday’s  induction invention

I detest power cords and cables for my various smart devices and domestic appliances. Why is it that almost every device seems to require a different (...)

File photographs of David (L) and Charles Koch. File photographs: Phelan M Ebenhack, Bo Rader/The Wichita Eagle via AP

Donald Trump turned his Twitter ire to a new subject on Tuesday as he took to the social media platform to criticise the Koch brothers. In two early(...)

Devin Patrick Kelley joined the air force in 2010 and was discharged  after being court-martialled for assaulting his then wife and her child

As the residents of the small southern community of Sutherland Springs came to terms with a deadly shooting at the First Baptist Church on Sunday, a p(...)

FBI agents search for clues at the entrance to the First Baptist Church after a mass shooting resulting in the deaths of  26 people in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images

An official from the Texas Department of Public Safety has said the gunman involved in a mass shooting at a Texas church had been involved some form o(...)

There may be 50 states in the United States of America, but every four years the election of a new president rests on the contests in about a dozen s(...)

New York City firefighters stand near the site of an explosion in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan on Saturday night. Photograph: Reuters

Below is a timeline of the main events in New York overnight. All times are local. 1.15am Donald Trump may have moved ahead of New York City officia(...)