The UK government has reminded its departments to be on alert after a hoax caller managed to get through to Prime Minister David Cameron.
US President Barack Obama says a growing economy, shrinking deficits and booming energy production have raised the US out of recession.
United States President Barack Obama is preparing to give his State of the Union address for the first time in front of a congress fully led by Republicans.
Cries of chicken are nothing new in British politics. In 1997 the Conservatives put one on the street to try and get Labour leader Tony Blair onto TV with John Major.
UK Labour leader Ed Miliband says he is on a crusade to change the country, but the Tories say his is the road to ruin.