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Unity in shreds as triumphant Trump makes case for re-election

Unity in shreds as triumphant Trump makes case for re-election

President Donald Trump's State of the Union address became a shocking display of US divisions Tuesday with Democrats protesting the Republican's boasts before their leader

Bush, Obama to eulogise McCain at US senator's final farewell

Bush, Obama to eulogise McCain at US senator's final farewell

Republican George W. Bush and Democrat Barack Obama will deliver remarks honouring their friend and former White House challenger, at a memorial service in Washington.

John McCain, war hero and political maverick, dies at 81

John McCain, war hero and political maverick, dies at 81

The senator's passing marked the end of a storied, 35-year political career that brought the independent-minded Republican within reach of the White House as his party's presidential nominee.

Despite criticism, Trump looks to next Putin meeting

Despite criticism, Trump looks to next Putin meeting

The Republican president accused the media of distorting comments in which he gave credence to Putin's denials of election interference.

Vote Democrats, urges former FBI director Comey

Vote Democrats, urges former FBI director Comey

James Comey was fired in May 2017 over what the Justice Department said was his handling of the FBI investigation into 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

Facebook scandals may be 'too big for company to fix alone'

Facebook scandals may be 'too big for company to fix alone'

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg will appear before the US Senate Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Tuesday to address questions about how his company handles its users' data.

NHRC chairman briefs two US Congressmen on siege impact

NHRC chairman briefs two US Congressmen on siege impact

Qatar’s National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) chairman Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri has underlined the urgent need to put an end to the suffering endured by the citizens and residents of Qatar ...

US senator says Trump ready for war with North Korea

US senator says Trump ready for war with North Korea

A Republican senator said on Tuesday that US President Donald Trump has told him he would go to war to destroy North Korea rather than allow it to develop a long-range nuclear-armed missile.

Gunman who shot Republicans had list of lawmakers

Gunman who shot Republicans had list of lawmakers

The gunman who opened fire on a group of Republican congressmen at a baseball practice last week had a list with the names of six members of Congress, the FBI said.

Turkey arrests main opposition MP after 25-year jail verdict

Turkey arrests main opposition MP after 25-year jail verdict

A Turkish court on Wednesday sentenced a Republican People's Party (CHP) lawmaker to 25 years jail for leaking classified material to the press, the first time a main opposition party deputy has been arrested ...

Trump ally in Congress steps aside as Russia probe leader

Trump ally in Congress steps aside as Russia probe leader

The Republican leader of the House investigation into Russian interference in the US election announced on Thursday he was stepping aside after being criticised for compromising the probe in visits to the White House.

Two months on, a Trump supporter mired in doubt

Two months on, a Trump supporter mired in doubt

He traveled from rally to rally with his guitar in tow, crooning pro-Donald Trump tunes and hailing the then Republican candidate as the answer to the US heroin epidemic that took his son's life.