New York could scrap law that criminalizes adultery

A US state could be about to scrap a century-old law which criminalizes the act of cheating. Adultery has been classed as a low-level criminal offense – known as a misdemeanor – in the state of New York since 1907. Such laws were traditionally introduced in states across the US to reduce the number of […]

Donald Trump’s social media company set to go public – potentially netting him $3bn

Donald Trump’s social media company, Truth Social, is set to go public – potentially netting the former US president $3bn. It means Trump Media & Technology Group (TMTG), whose flagship product is the social networking platform, will soon begin trading on the Nasdaq stock market. In a vote held on Friday, Digital World Acquisition Corp, […]

Mountain lion attacks two brothers, killing one and injuring the other

A mountain lion has killed one man and left another with “traumatic injuries” to his face, authorities in the US state of California have said. The two brothers were hunting for shed antlers when they were attacked by the mountain lion in Georgetown, a remote part of El Dorado County. The younger brother, 18, called […]