Donald Trump

The seven biggest threats to Donald Trump's presidency

The mass of protesters converging for Trump's inauguration are not his only headache.

Donald Trump

Donald Trump's cabinet picks: Who's who

A look at the people Donald Trump has nominated so far for his administration.

The Listening Post

How the race for ratings affected the election coverage

A look at the race for ratings and the US media's role in the elections and the rise of Donald Trump.

Hacking

Russia's bid to disrupt US election was 'unprecedented'

Top intelligence officials accuse Moscow of interfering in US elections, a day before spy agencies brief Donald Trump.

United States

Russia 'expelling' US diplomats over hacking spat

In apparent tit-for-tat move, FM Lavrov calls on Putin to evict US staff day after Washington imposed sanctions.

United States

Russia vows 'reprisals' over US sanctions

Kremlin denies interfering in US elections after Washington slaps sanctions on Russia, including expelling diplomats.

The Listening Post

The Mediator: A tale of two presidents

Richard Gizbert on what led to the corporate takeover of the US media.

Donald Trump

The Trump presidency is real - now what?

Social media has changed the reporting landscape but could a return to traditional coverage result from the Trump presidency?

Donald Trump

US Electoral College vote seals Trump victory

Electors unswayed by last-ditch effort by diehard opponents to bar the Republican candidate's path to the White House.

The Listening Post

The CIA Russia hacking report and the media

Reporting Russia's role in the US election and how the media are treating allegations from an anonymous source as facts.

The Listening Post

Secrets and hacks: Russia's role in the US election

A look at how reporting Russia's role in the US election has turned political; plus, the Indian PM's monthly radio show.

United States

Wisconsin recount gives Donald Trump 131 more votes

Election officials reconfirm Republican candidate's win after Green Party candidate Jill Stein pushed for a recount.

Donald Trump

Trump picking Tillerson as secretary of state: reports

US media say Donald Trump to name Exxon Mobil chief Rex Tillerson, known for his close ties to Russia, as top diplomat.

US Elections 2016

The Electoral College: Is the popular vote powerless?

As electors prepare to cast their ballots, The Stream examines the relevance of the Electoral College in the US.

United States

Trump team rejects Obama's 'Russian hacking' probe

US president's order for full-scale review of alleged campaign-season cyberattacks elicits sharp criticism of CIA.