Doctor accused of unnecessary surgeries held without bail

The website of a Virginia gynecologist describes his surgical skills as “unparalleled.” But federal prosecutors say many of the procedures Dr. Javaid Perwaiz performed on unsuspecting patients were unnecessary and unwanted, including hysterectomies and tubal…

Why Ukraine is so important to the US

Image copyright Getty Images Did President Donald Trump withhold military aid from ally Ukraine for his own political reasons? That is the big question at the heart of the Democrat-led impeachment inquiry. Ukraine is not…

Amazon files appeal over Pentagon cloud contract

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Pentagon contract will be worth $10bn over the next 10 years Amazon has filed an intention to appeal the US Department of Defense’s decision to give a major…