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‘They were loved’: The lives lost in Texas school shoot­ing
Rel­a­tives and friends pay trib­ute to 19 chil­dren and two teach­ers killed in dead­liest US school shoot­ing in a decade.
25 May 2022
US stocks ral­ly as Fed min­utes meet ex­pec­ta­tions
In­vestors fear that over­ly ag­gres­sive in­ter­est rate hikes by the Fed could tip the econ­o­my into re­ces­sion.
25 May 2022
OPINION
There is a sick­ness in Amer­i­ca
A coun­try has to be sick if it val­ues its guns more than it val­ues its chil­dren’s lives.
An­drew Mitro­vi­ca
25 May 2022
Two years af­ter Floyd, Biden signs po­lice re­form ex­ec­u­tive or­der
Steer­ing a mid­dle path, US pres­i­dent finds con­sen­sus for nar­row re­forms af­ter over­haul pro­pos­als fail in Con­gress.
25 May 2022
Trump, Cruz sched­uled to ad­dress NRA fo­rum af­ter Texas shoot­ing
The pow­er­ful Na­tion­al Ri­fle As­so­ci­a­tion’s an­nu­al con­ven­tion is sched­uled to be held across three days in Hous­ton, Texas.
25 May 2022
US of­fi­cial de­fends Iran deal but says re­turn ‘ten­u­ous at best’
US en­voy for Iran tells law­mak­ers if Iran wants IRGC ‘ter­ror’ la­bel re­moved, it must of­fer non-nu­clear con­ces­sions.
25 May 2022
Fed min­utes show strong back­ing for 0.50% hikes in June, July
US cen­tral bankers are try­ing to cool the hottest in­fla­tion in 40 years with­out tilt­ing the econ­o­my into a re­ces­sion.
25 May 2022
‘Com­plete evil’: New de­tails of dead­ly Texas shoot­ing re­leased
Gun­man bar­ri­cad­ed him­self in class­room at Uvalde pri­ma­ry school and shot ‘any­one in his way’, Texas of­fi­cial says.
25 May 2022
Trump-backed can­di­dates lose but Trump­ism wins in US pri­maries
Geor­gia loss­es add to los­ing record for Trump’s can­di­dates, but his hard-right pol­i­tics is win­ning among Re­pub­li­cans.
25 May 2022
LONG READ
‘The po­lice mur­dered him’: The life and death of Manuel El­lis
Three months be­fore George Floyd was killed by US po­lice, an­oth­er Black man spoke his fi­nal words: ‘I can’t breathe.’
25 May 2022
Echoes of Sandy Hook mas­sacre in Texas pri­ma­ry school shoot­ing
Vic­tims of the 2012 at­tack that killed 20 chil­dren and six adults con­demn lack of progress on gun con­trol.
25 May 2022
EXPLAINER
What is the Unit­ed States ‘gun lob­by’ and how pow­er­ful is it?
Pres­i­dent Joe Biden has called on leg­is­la­tors to ‘stand up’ to the gun lob­by fol­low­ing mas­sacre at Texas pri­ma­ry school.
25 May 2022
George Floyd two years on: some ac­count­abil­i­ty but killings go on
Min­neapo­lis of­fi­cers pros­e­cut­ed, lo­cal re­forms adopt­ed in some states, but na­tion­al over­haul of polic­ing falls short.
25 May 2022
In­fo­graph­ic: Mass shoot­ings in the US over the past 10 years
The killing of 19 chil­dren at a school in Texas is the lat­est in a years-long se­ries of mass shoot­ings in the US.
25 May 2022
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