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      Meet the Bidens: America’s new ‘first family’
      Jan18

      Meet the Bidens: America’s new ‘first family’

      Washington, United States – President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill will become the new White House residents when he takes office on Wednesday.Biden has made his family a major focus throughout his career, and his 2020 presidential campaign thrust them fully into the spotlight — with some members causing controversy but others...

      US House convenes to impeach Donald Trump for his role in Capitol assault
      Jan13

      US House convenes to impeach Donald Trump for his role in Capitol assault

      By David Morgan and Richard CowanWashington – A week after President Donald Trump’s supporters stormed the US Capitol, the US House of Representatives gathered on Wednesday to impeach the president for his role in an assault on American democracy that stunned the nation and left five dead.At least five Republicans have said they would...

      What to expect as Donald Trump heads for second impeachment
      Jan12

      What to expect as Donald Trump heads for second impeachment

      By Jan WolfeWashington – The US House of Representatives on Wednesday expects to vote on whether to begin a second impeachment of President Donald Trump, accusing him of inciting insurrection ahead of last week’s storming of the Capitol, congressional Democrats said on Monday.The following is a primer on what a second impeachment...

      Calls grow for Trump to be removed from office after US Capitol insurrection
      Jan07

      Calls grow for Trump to be removed from office after US Capitol insurrection

      Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer said Thursday that President Donald Trump should be removed immediately from office after inciting the “insurrection” at the US Capitol.”What happened at the US Capitol yesterday was an insurrection against the United States, incited by the president. This president should not hold office one...

      Rudi Giuliani tests positive for Covid-19, latest in Donald Trump’s inner circle
      Dec08

      Rudi Giuliani tests positive for Covid-19, latest in Donald Trump’s inner circle

      Jan Wolfe and Karen FreifeldPresident Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani has tested positive for Covid-19, Trump said on Sunday, prompting one state legislature to close for a week after Giuliani visited to try to persuade lawmakers to help reverse Trump’s election defeat.The 76-year-old former New York mayor is the latest in a long...

      Rudi Giuliani tests positive for Covis-19, latest in Donald Trump’s inner circle
      Dec07

      Rudi Giuliani tests positive for Covis-19, latest in Donald Trump’s inner circle

      Jan Wolfe and Karen FreifeldPresident Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani has tested positive for Covid-19, Trump said on Sunday, prompting one state legislature to close for a week after Giuliani visited to try to persuade lawmakers to help reverse Trump’s election defeat.The 76-year-old former New York mayor is the latest in a long...

      Can Donald Trump pardon his associates, his family members or even himself?
      Nov08

      Can Donald Trump pardon his associates, his family members or even himself?

      Jan WolfeWashington – US President Donald Trump could issue a flurry of pardons during his final days in power.Trump has granted clemency to supporters before, most notably earlier this year when he commuted the criminal sentence of Roger Stone, who was sentenced to prison after being convicted of lying under oath to lawmakers.In 2018,...

      Mute buttons, Lincoln and a watch: Six takeaways from the Trump-Biden debate
      Oct23

      Mute buttons, Lincoln and a watch: Six takeaways from the Trump-Biden debate

      Andy SullivanTrailing in opinion polls with the November 3 election just 12 days away, President Donald Trump was under pressure during Thursday’s final debate to revive his flagging campaign against Democratic rival Joe Biden.Here are six takeaways from the debate:A MORE CIVILISED EVENINGAfter the first Trump-Biden debate in September...

      WATCH: Donald Trump and Joe Biden clash sharply over Covid-19 pandemic in less chaotic final debate
      Oct23

      WATCH: Donald Trump and Joe Biden clash sharply over Covid-19 pandemic in less chaotic final debate

      Trevor Hunnicutt and Jeff MasonNashville – US President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden offered sharply contrasting views on the still-raging coronavirus pandemic at Thursday’s final presidential debate, seeking to persuade the few remaining undecided voters 12 days before the November 3 election.Trump, a Republican,...

      Hunter Biden email leak story may be a Russian plant, says former US spooks
      Oct20

      Hunter Biden email leak story may be a Russian plant, says former US spooks

      By dpa correspondentsWashington – The recent release of emails supposedly belonging to Hunter Biden, son of US presidential candidate Joe Biden, has “all the classic earmarks of a Russian information operation,” 50 former senior intelligence officials said in a letter published on Monday.The New York Post last week reported on a...