President-elect Donald Trump has announced another flurry of people for key positions as he continues to build a Cabinet ahead of his inauguration on January 20.
Just up the block from Trump’s new Washington hotel, low-wage federal contract workers who were on a one-day strike, and Bernie Sanders was there to lead the calls for action on jobs and wages.
Barack Obama has begun festivities for his final Thanksgiving as the US president with the annual Turkey pardon.
With the US presidential transition two weeks in, the incoming administration of the president-elect faces an avalanche of conflict-of-interest troubles.
UK PM to visit US in a bid to develop ties with the Trump administration after the President-elect suggested making Farage an Ambassador
In what is being seen as an unprecedented move, Donald Trump has suggested Nigel Farage should become Britain’s next ambassador to the US.
Israel’s parliament has approved a draft bill to legalise thousands of Jewish settlements on privately-owned Palestinian land in the West Bank.
Donald Trump has defended the selection of his transition team amid claims it is in disarray.
President Barack Obama and his successor Donald Trump have held talks at the White House after the Republican businessman’s shock election victory.
Demonstrators have taken to the streets across the US for a second day to vent their anger over Donald Trump’s presidential election victory.
President-elect Donald Trump is to make his first visit to the White House at the invitation of President Barack Obama, just 24 hours after his stunning victory.
The president of the Philippines has announced his country will abandon its longstanding ally the United States and embrace China instead.
Deutsche Bank has failed to secure a speedy deal with the US Department of Justice over the misselling of mortgage-backed securities.
Russia has raised tensions once again in Syria with it deploying for the first time an S300 surface-to-air missile system to its Tartus naval base in Syria.
The main body representing Syrian opposition groups has set out its plan to end the war under which President al-Assad would step down after six months of talks.
North Korea’s leader has reportedly said the country will not use nuclear weapons unless its sovereignty is infringed by others. According to state
Emergency teams in the U.S. capital have successfully sealed a leak on a freight train after it derailed on Sunday. Fourteen wagons on the CSX train
The North Korean propaganda machine is at it again. And the least that can be said is that Steven Spielberg has nothing to worry about. Pyongyang’s
At the end of the nuclear summit in Washington, the US president called for world leaders to share intelligence and secure nuclear materials
Hosting world leaders in Washington, US President Barack Obama has urged them to do more to safeguard their nuclear facilities amid fears that groups
At a nuclear security summit in the US, North Korea's nuclear ambitions were high on the agenda.
A suspected gunman – known to police – has been wounded in a shooting in the grounds of the US Capitol building in Washington. It happened in the
Reports of gunshots at the US Capitol complex have triggered a major security operation in Washington DC. The shooting is believed to have happened at the Capitol Visitor Center. Conflicting accounts
Reports of gunshots at the US Capitol complex have triggered a major security operation in Washington DC. The shooting is believed to have happened
Eagles feed fish to a newly hatched eaglet, the first of two born to eagles dubbed “Mr. President” and “The First Lady” in Washington’s National
Washington DC’s subway system is to reopen after a day-long shutdown for emergency safety checks. The aim was to give safety crews time to inspect
North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea as tension with Seoul and Washington continues to mount