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Trump donors charged in campaign finance case

Two Trump donors have been charged with violations of campaign finance laws, New York prosecutors say. Soviet-born businessmen Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman conspired to “funnel ...

Ukraine’s president says ‘no blackmail’ in Trump call

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said there was “no blackmail” in a phone call with Donald Trump that is at the heart of a possible attempt to remove the US ...

Students defend hounding Trump’s border chief

[unable to retrieve full-text content] US Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan was shouted off stage in Washington DC. Was it right?

Democratic presidential hopeful Biden urges Trump impeachment

Media playback is unsupported on your device Former US Vice-President Joe Biden has made his first call for President Donald Trump’s impeachment. The Democratic ...

US counter-terrorism analyst arrested for leaking classified reports

A US counter-terrorism analyst has been arrested for allegedly leaking classified information to two journalists over the last two years. US Defense Intelligence Agency analyst Henry ...

Ex-NBC anchor Matt Lauer denies rape allegation in new book

Former NBC anchor Matt Lauer, once one of the highest-paid journalists on US television, has denied a former colleague’s rape claim in a new book. Former TV producer Brook ...

Northern California braced for mega power cut

A power company has started cutting electricity to around 800,000 homes, businesses and other locations in Northern California, in an attempt to prevent wildfires. Large swathes of ...

White House ‘will not co-operate with impeachment inquiry’

The White House has officially refused to co-operate with the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. A letter sent to Democratic leaders rejected it as “baseless” ...

US top court divided as it ponders LGBT rights

The US Supreme Court appears divided over whether a civil rights law barring workplace discrimination applies to gay and transgender workers. The top court heard arguments regarding ...

Gordon Sondland: US envoy skips Trump impeachment probe

The Trump administration has blocked the US ambassador to the European Union from testifying to a congressional impeachment investigation. Gordon Sondland was due to meet behind closed ...