Microsoft founder Bill Gates said that ultra-wealthy people like him should be made to pay "significantly" higher taxes.
"Someone is insecure and it isn't Oprah," one Twitter user wrote.
A 28-year-old man was arrested in the US state of Georgia after a video of him grabbing a goat's horns while force-feeding the animal cocaine and whiskey went viral.
A quick-thinking American Airlines employee saved two girls from possible sex trafficking after acting on some clear warning signs.
A major Republican donor vowed he would not write another campaign cheque unless candidates pledged to support a ban on assault rifles.
Days after charges are brought against 13 Russians for trying to skew the 2016 American presidential election vote, Trump returns to an alternative suspect.
Thousands of people have attended an anti-gun rally in Florida, calling out politicians who have received funds from the NRA.
A 4-year-old girl was fatally shot as she sat in a car with her siblings and grandmother. Police have launched a manhunt for Darnell Bitting from Ohio, who is on the run.
Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz had obsession with guns and held racist, homophobic views, his social media reveals.
Democrats have criticised President Donald Trump for his demeanour in photos taken during a hospital visit.
A Twitter user pretending to be a rising tennis star managed to prank the BBC, Serena Williams and Martina Navratilova.
A funeral home is forced to pay £5.7m ($8 million) compensation after losing a woman's body and then blaming the woman's ex-boyfriend and an employee who was "into Satan".
Bailey Gibson, who is selling her virginity at Bunny Ranch in Los Vegas, claims she has documents signed by a doctor to prove her virginity.
At one school, just a few miles away from the school shooting, students staged a walkout in solidarity with the victims and survivors campaigning effort for gun reform.
Mrs Shanthi Viswanathan, a teacher at Stoneman Douglas High School, has been praised for her heroic actions during a shooting at the school.