Human Rights

Police accused of sexual assault at anti-Trump protest

An independent photojournalist says it 'felt like rape' as officers subjected him to a cavity search while laughing.

ACLU sues DC police over violence at anti-Trump rally

US & Canada

Trump-Modi: Steak meets dahl for US-India first date

Aides bill upcoming meeting between Modi and Trump as a chance to strike up a friendship, but will it all go smoothly?

Trump-Modi: Steak meets dahl for US-India first date

Politics

Trump does not want a 'poor person' in cabinet role

US president defends his decision to appoint wealthy individuals to his cabinet as 'smart' at a rally in Iowa.

Trump does not want a 'poor person' in cabinet role

United States

Reporters face 70 years in prison over anti-Trump march

Two journalists are among more than 200 people facing felony charges after mass arrests at Inauguration Day rally.

Reporters face 70 years in prison over anti-Trump march

Donald Trump

Trump unveils new Cuba trade and travel restrictions

US president says he is restoring some of the restrictions lifted after the Obama administration's detente with Cuba.

Donald Trump

Trump discloses financial liabilities of at least $315m

Disclosure document nowhere nearly as detailed as the tax records that US president has refused to publish so far.

Disclosures show Trump owes at least $315m

Opinion

Trump and his Cuban promises

It will be ordinary Cubans who will suffer from Trump's absurd foreign policy on Cuba.

Manuel Barcia

by Manuel Barcia

Manuel Barcia

US & Canada

Trump: 'I am under investigation' in Comey sacking

US president reportedly under investigation for obstruction of justice in connection with Russia collusion probe.

Trump: 'I am under investigation' in Comey sacking

US & Canada

Nearly 200 Democrats sue Trump over 'business benefits'

Politicians say president violates the constitution over payments from foreign governments via Trump's businesses.

Nearly 200 Democrats sue Donald Trump over 'benefits'

United States

Sessions: Russia collusion claims a 'detestable lie'

US attorney general calls alleged collusion with Russian officials in the US election 'appalling' in vehement denial.

Jeff Sessions calls Russia claims a 'detestable lie'

United States

Trump sued over business benefits of his office

Lawsuit alleges president is 'flagrantly violating the constitution' as his businesses frequently used by officials.

Donald Trump sued over business benefits

Reporter's Notebook

Far from US media glare, coal makes a comeback

Long-term effect on climate hard to visualise in coal country where new mines are bringing new jobs.

Middle East

Mixed messages from the US as Gulf crisis deepens

US president wants Qatar 'back among unity of responsible nations' while secretary of state seeks easing of blockade.

Reporter's Notebook

7 things learned from James Comey testimony

Former FBI director reveals new information during Senate intelligence committee testimony over firing by Trump.

Politics

US anti-fascists take on alt-right fight squads

Antifa groups and alt-right activists have increasingly clashed with one another in cities and towns across the US.

US anti-fascists take on alt-right fight squads