A US Navy Commander has pleaded guilty to receiving $250,000 in cash and prostitution services from a foreign defence contractor in exchange for state secrets. read more
The United States Navy is making arrangements to recover an F-35C fighter jet that fell into the South China Sea after an accident as the pilot attempted a landing on the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier. The pilot ejected safely but was among seven military personnel who were hurt in the incident. read more
US prosecutors have charged three policemen with an eight-year-old girl's death, dropping a murder case against two teenagers who were initially held. read more
The congressional panel investigating last year's US Capitol riot have issued a subpoena to former President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani. The House of Representatives committee demanded Mr Giuliani and three others hand over documents and sit for depositions on 8 February. Mr Giuliani travelled the US after the 2020 election to promote the baseless claim that Mr Trump had won the vote.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is negotiating a plea bargain to end his corruption trial, news agencies have reported. read more