US election 2016

June 16, 2017
June 16, 2017

Trump says no proof on 'collusion' with Russians

Donald Trump takes to Twitter to insist that despite months of investigating, no proof has emerged that he colluded with Russia to tilt the 2016 presidential election in his favor.

July 27, 2016
July 27, 2016

Hillary makes history as Democratic presidential nominee

Democrat Hillary Clinton becomes the first woman in US history to be nominated for president by any major party.

June 23, 2016
June 23, 2016
USA

Trump's distortions on Clinton

Donald Trump's fierce denunciation of Hillary Clinton was rife with distortion.

June 9, 2016
June 9, 2016

Pressure builds on Sanders to drop out

Pressure is building on Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders to give up his fight for the Democratic presidential nomination.

June 3, 2016
June 3, 2016

US Election 2016: Ryan to vote for Trump

US House Speaker Paul Ryan says he will vote for the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in this year's election, despite their differences.

May 20, 2016
May 20, 2016

Hillary says race against Bernie Sanders is 'done'

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has said her primary race against Bernie Sanders is effectively over.

May 12, 2016
May 12, 2016

Trump softens stance on Muslim ban

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump appears to have softened his stance on temporarily barring Muslims from travelling to the US.

May 10, 2016
May 10, 2016

Trump will make 'exception' for Sadiq Khan

Presidential hopeful Donald Trump says the newly elected mayor of London would be an "exception" to his proposed ban on Muslims travelling to the US.

May 2, 2016
May 2, 2016

Trump accuses China of trade ‘rape’

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump accuses China of "raping" the US, in renewed criticism of China's trade policy.

April 29, 2016
April 29, 2016

Ted Cruz is 'Lucifer', says ex-speaker John Boehner

US presidential hopeful Ted Cruz is called "Lucifer in the flesh" by the former Speaker of the House of Representatives, John Boehner.