Le Pen rallies supporters for French presidential launch
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen gives a major speech Sunday to formally launch her presidential bid with a programme featuring many of the themes that propelled Donald Trump to the White House.
White House vows to fight court ruling blocking travel ban
The White House on Friday pledged to fight back after a federal judge in Seattle ordered a temporary nationwide halt to President Donald Trump's controversial ban on travellers from seven Muslim-majority nations. Press secretary Sean Spicer called Trump's executive action "lawful and appropriate" and said the Department of Justice would request an emergency stay of…
Take America and the world down again
Donald Trump in the White House, the most powerful position in the world is an alarming prospect. His proposals and actions since his election are unprecedented and frightening.
Obama says 'yes we did' in farewell address
President Barack Obama addressed America and the world for the final time as president Tuesday, in a speech that was both a tearful goodbye and a call to arms.
Obama confident he could have won the White House again
President Barack Obama says he could have been reelected for a third term and that the nation still largely embraces his political vision despite last month's election of Donald Trump to succeed him.
Obama calls Merkel to offer US help after attack
President Barack Obama has called German Chancellor Angela Merkel to offer assistance and condolences following a deadly attack on a Berlin Christmas market.
What if Trump wants to live in Trump Tower?
What if speculation proves correct and Donald Trump decides against settling in Washington and maintains his principal residence in New York?
Trump and Clinton fight to the finish in bitter US vote
White House rivals Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were still flailing for a knockout blow Monday as a presidential race that has cast a pall over US democracy neared its end.