Nick O'Malley is the United States correspondent for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age.
Nick O'Malley The Taliban’s distribution of a video showing its release of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl has added fuel to a spreading controversy that is now seeing the Obama administration drawing fire from...
Nick O'Malley Normally there is not a happier story. An American soldier held by enemy combatants for half a decade walks free.
Nick O'Malley The Obama administration has announced regulations that would cut the amount of carbon dioxide the US energy sector may emit by 30 per cent on 2005 levels by 2030, the first ever national limits on...
Nick O'Malley Tony Abbott’s meeting with Barack Obama will come as the White House defends new regulations to cut carbon emissions.
Nick O'Malley The Obama administration will announce the most significant environmental action of its period in office on Monday, declaring massive cuts in the amount of carbon-dioxide emissions from the nation's...
Nick O'Malley 'Make no mistake that this is a war against heterosexual men,'' wrote the blogger RooshV. ''This is the war of our generation.
Nick O'Malley Obama’s was the address of a defensive leader of a nation still reduced and scarred by the folly of its war in Iraq. It was not a foreign policy 'reset'.
Nick O'Malley The video messages that Elliot Rodger recorded reveal an inchoate rage against women that some are now seeing as part of a pattern in American mass killing.
Nick O'Malley Even wrenched by unimaginable grief Richard Martinez, whose 20-year-old son was among those killed on Friday night by an angry young man in Santa Barbara, was blindingly eloquent when he addressed...
Nick O'Malley and Bevan Shields A young man who posted a chilling YouTube message declaring his intent to take revenge on the world for his own sexual rejection may be involved in the shooting death of six people near the...
United States Correspondent
Nick O'Malley The way Jerry Williams tells his story today he was just down at the beach mucking around with friends when some kids said he stole a slice of pepperoni pizza and he ended up with a 25-to-life prison...
Nick O'Malley In the United States it is graduation season, but across the country it has also become a time of protest and political controversy.
Nick O'Malley As President Barack Obama dedicated the new September 11 museum on Thursday, workers in One World Trade Centre above readied the building for its first tenant, Conde Nast.
Nick O'Malley Michelle Knight, one of three girls kept prisoner in a Cleveland, Ohio, house for more than a decade by Ariel Castro, tells Nick O'Malley how it has been easier to forgive her captor than her family.
Nick O'Malley DUNCAN, Oklahoma, April 14 AP - A fourth person has been charged in the death of Australian baseball player Christopher Lane in southern Oklahoma.
Nick O'Malley The announcement that Stephen Colbert is to replace David Letterman on CBS’s Late Show has left many of his conservative critics as flat-footed and furious as any of his satire ever has.
Nick O'Malley Members of the US Congress now spend more of their energy begging for money than they do focused on any other single issue.
Nick O'Malley The announcement that Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman on CBS's Late Show has his critics up in arms.
Nick O'Malley Senate intelligence committee votes to declassify parts of a report on the CIA's "enhanced interrogation" program.
Nick O'Malley An Iraq veteran undergoing diagnosis for post-traumatic stress disorder killed three people at the Fort Hood military base and injured 16 before taking his own life.