BBC News - US and Canada Toronto boy planned attack on massacre anniversary - police 2016-12-07T23:32:20.000000Z A Canadian teen is charged with planning to attack a school on the anniversary of a Montreal massacre. First US-Somali lawmaker gets 'Islamophobic threats' in taxi 2016-12-07T22:54:12.000000Z The first US-Somali lawmaker says she was subjected to "hateful" anti-Muslim threats from a taxi driver. Charleston church gunman Dylann Roof 'evil, evil, evil' 2016-12-07T21:24:03.000000Z A prosecutor tells a jury that Charleston massacre accused Dylann Roof had a "cold and hateful heart". Trump presidency: Border hawk ex-general to run US security 2016-12-07T21:23:41.000000Z Retired General John Kelly has been reportedly tapped to lead the Department of Homeland Security. John McCain: 'Pearl Harbor forever changed the world' 2016-12-07T21:17:34.000000Z The US Senator John McCain has said that many families were changed after Pearl Harbor. Mannequin challenge of gunfight misfires 2016-12-07T19:33:04.000000Z A gunfight-themed mannequin challenge has resulted in two people being arrested. Good Samaritan stops high-speed car chase 2016-12-07T18:40:25.000000Z Good Samaritan stops high-speed car chase Terry Branstad 'old friend of China to be US ambassador' 2016-12-07T17:00:42.000000Z Iowa Governor Terry Branstad will be the new US ambassador to China, according to US media. Jumping robot inspired by bush babies 2016-12-07T16:15:37.000000Z Scientists in the US have unveiled an athletic robot which takes its inspiration from bush babies. Jumping robot inspired by bush babies 2016-12-07T16:15:35.000000Z Scientists in California have built an extremely agile robot inspired by bush babies.