USA presidential elections 2016
President-elect Donald Trump and his supporters have launched a sudden robust attempt to derail efforts to secure vote recounts in three “Rust Belt” states.
A spokesperson for the president-elect said no official decision has been made, although Mattis has been favourite for the job since Trump's election.
US President-Elect Donald Trump announces he will focus on the 'far more important task' of the presidency.
President-elect Donald Trump has claimed that, contrary to the official count, he won both the electoral college and the popular vote.
US president-elect Donald Trump was quick to denounce Hillary Clinton’s decision to help with efforts to secure vote recounts in several states, dismissing the notion as…
The US state says it will act after receiving Jill Stein's petition, but it's thought unlikely to affect Donald Trump's overall win.
The Green Party’s candidate in the US presidential election is prepared to ask for recounts in key states, according to her team.
US stocks closed on record highs for the second straight day on Tuesday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average leading the way passing the 19,000 mark.
Whether one is an admirer of the new US president or not, going to New York without seeing Trump Tower is, arguably from now on, like going to Paris without taking in the Eiffel…
Under pressure to strongly condemn the actions of a so-called ‘alt right’ group who celebrated Donald Trump’s election with Nazi salutes, the president-elect told the New York Times he ‘disavows’ the
With the US presidential transition two weeks in, the incoming administration of the president-elect faces an avalanche of conflict-of-interest troubles.
In what is being seen as an unprecedented move, Donald Trump has suggested Nigel Farage should become Britain’s next ambassador to the US.
An event in Germany dating back more than a hundred years could have had a profound effect on the 2016 US presidential election, a newly-discovered royal decree appears to…
More hopefuls turn up for talks with Trump as the president-elect continues with the task of trying to pull a government team together
As the president-elect lines up his cabinet, Trump met with one of his harshest critics Mitt Romney
The US vice president-elect was booed by the Broadway audience and taken to task by the cast over the next administration's likely direction.
When you’re America’s ‘president-in-waiting’, the work never stops.
Ivanka Trump, daughter of President-elect Trump, was present during his high-profile face-to-face meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
In the week since Donald Trump was elected President, there has been growing concern among many Americans of a rise in hate crimes.
Donald Trump has defended the selection of his transition team amid claims it is in disarray.
House speaker Paul Ryan wins re-election but Donald Trump loses key member of inner circle.
Names are emerging of the possible Trump picks for the new US administration's top jobs. The include Rudy Giuliani and Newt Gingrich.
By Carl Bildt, former prime minister and foreign minister of Sweden Angry American voters who feel slighted by the Washington establishment have
By Mark Leonard, Director of the European Council on Foreign Relations Alone again. Since World War II’s end, Europe has looked at the world
Turkey's government has told its citizens traveling to, and living in, the United States to stay away from mass protests in US cities.
European Union foreign ministers met for an emergency dinner on Sunday to try to work out their best approach to a Donald Trump presidency.
The US president-elect vows to deport or jail millions of illegal migrants in a TV interview