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Merkel wades into Trump racism row after tweets about ‘the Squad’

Mr Trump prompted outrage after a series Twitter messages last Sunday in which he said the four - understood to be Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan...

Joe Biden compares Trump to segregationist George Wallace

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Joe Biden, former U.S. vice-president and Democratic presidential candidate, compared President Donald Trump on Friday to the late George Wallace,...

Michelle Obama savages Donald Trump over ‘racist’ Twitter outburst – ‘It’s...

The former First Lady of the United States told Trump that the US was everyone’s, regardless “where we are born”. She was responding to...

Ex-Trump aide Hicks denies involvement in hush money talks: lawyer

(Reuters) - An attorney for former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks denied on Friday that she was involved in discussions during the 2016...

In battleground Florida, Republicans shrug off Trump's tweet 'kerfuffle'

PALM HARBOR, Fla. (Reuters) - An immigrant to the United States, Suzanne Vale took no offense at Republican President Donald Trump’s tweet this week...

U.S. House Democrats to focus Mueller testimony on Trump's conduct

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When former U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller appears in Congress on Wednesday, House Democrats will try to focus his testimony on...

Merkel says Trump tweets 'go against what makes America great'

Berlin (AFP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday condemned President Donald Trump's xenophobic tweets against four minority Democratic congresswomen, saying the US leader's...

Trump disavows 'send her back' rally chant, many Republicans alarmed

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump tried to distance himself on Thursday from supporters’ chants of “send her back” at a rally where he...

Sweden wants extension of rapper's detention after fight

U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky should be held for another week in pre-trial detention to allow police to finish investigating a June 30 fight in...

FBI documents point to Trump role in hush money for porn...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - FBI documents unsealed on Thursday suggest that Donald Trump was actively involved in engineering a hush-money payment shortly before the...

Is ‘squad’ member Ilhan Omar ‘married to her brother’? Trump’s odd...

Donald Trump has faced backlash around the world since the weekend when he posted a racist tweet about four congresswomen who criticised migrant detention...

Melania Trump: First Lady surges in popularity as new poll reveals...

The First Lady has been voted the third most admired in America this year. The wife of US President Donald Trump jumped seven places...

FBI documents point to Trump role in hush money for porn...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - FBI documents unsealed on Thursday suggest that Donald Trump was actively involved in engineering a hush-money payment shortly before the...

Trump disavows 'send her back' rally chant, many Republicans alarmed

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump tried to distance himself on Thursday from supporters’ chants of “send her back” at a rally where he...

Mississippi candidate for state House shoots wife at her job, then...

A candidate for the Mississippi House of Representatives shot his estranged wife at her job Tuesday within minutes of being served divorce papers, then...

Trump sparks condemnation after supporters chant 'send her back'

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U.S. Democratic candidate Warren targets private equity in new Wall Street...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Thursday called for an overhaul of the private-equity industry as part of a new...

Unbowed, Trump intensifies attacks on four Democratic congresswomen

GREENVILLE, N.C./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump stepped up his vilification of four liberal lawmakers as un-American at a raucous rally on Wednesday, underscoring...

Boeing to make $50 million in payments to 737 MAX crash...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Boeing Co said on Wednesday it will dedicate half of a $100 million fund it created after two crashes of its...

House holds Barr, Ross in criminal contempt over census documents

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal...

In massive protest, thousands call for Puerto Rico governor to resign

With chants of "Ricky, renuncia!" ("Ricky, resign!") thousands of Puerto Ricans marched and rallied in Old San Juan on Wednesday in a massive protest...