US Senate rejected Democratic calls for new witnesses at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, paving the way for him to be acquitted next week of the charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
Bernie Sanders gets a lot of bad press for taking on more than he can achieve, but there may be more merit to his campaign than he gets credit for.
At the close of the evening, US Representative Adam Schiff made an emotional plea to senators to consider what was at stake as President Trump stands accused of seeking a Ukrainian probe into political foe Joe Biden and his son.
Democratic Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi has taken to the airwaves to accuse President Trump of ‘bribery’.
The Russian gun advocate, Maria Butina, who sought to infiltrate conservative political groups around the time that US President Donald Trump rose to power is expected to be deported to Russia within days.
The death toll increased to 50 in the Bahamas, where Hurricane Dorian pummeled 320 km/h winds, according to a spokesman for the islands' National Emergency Management Agency.
US president's veto comes after he suffered an embarrassing defeat when senators, including fellow Republicans, voted to terminate his declaration of an emergency on the Mexican border.
The vote comes despite President Donald Trump's repeated warnings that he will reject legislation that would end his national emergency declaration at border with Mexico.
The first female Muslim lawmaker in America, Omar has been receiving hateful comments and criticism for questioning the role of pro-Israeli lobbies in US politics.
As the US government reopens on Monday, after a five-week shutdown, S&P Global Ratings says the move has caused the loss of $6 billion to the US economy.
Pelosi receives 220 votes for speaker while US Republican Representative Kevin McCarthy gets 192 votes. She will serve as speaker for second time.
President Donald Trump says he had been briefed about the suspect that law enforcement earlier took into custody in relation to the recent spate of suspicious packages sent to prominent Democrats and others.
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