William Roberts

William Roberts

United States

US spy chief Dan Coats leaves post after feud with Trump

Coats clashed with President Trump on Russia, North Korea and ISIL.

US spy chief Dan Coats leaves post after feud with Trump

US & Canada

US state legislatures seek climate action despite Trump pullback

A conference of elected officials from across the US to discuss emerging environmental issues begins on Friday.

US state legislatures seek climate action despite Trump pullback

Donald Trump

Democrats: Trump friend sought to profit from Saudi nuclear deal

House panel says 'corporate and foreign interests use unique access to advocate for transfer of US nuclear technology'.

Democrats: Trump friend sought to profit from Saudi nuclear deal

Mueller Probe

Post-Mueller's testimony: What's Next?

Republicans call for an end to Trump investigations, as Democrats vow to press their case in federal courts.

Post-Mueller's testimony: What's Next?

Mueller Probe

Robert Mueller testimony: What did he say?

Six key takeaways from former Special Counsel Robert Mueller's highly-anticipated testimony.

Robert Mueller testimony: What did he say?

Mueller Probe

Robert Mueller testifies: Six things to know

What questions will be asked? What will he say? Six things to know about Mueller's highly-anticipated testimony.

Robert Mueller testifies: Six things to know

United States

US House passes resolution condemning BDS movement

Palestinian rights groups call non-binding resolution 'misguided' and 'very troubling'.

US House passes resolution condemning BDS movement

United States

Defying Trump, US House votes to block Saudi arms sales

Measures related to $8bn in arms sales to Saudi Arabia now go to Trump, who is expected to veto the resolutions.

Defying Trump, US House votes to block Saudi arms sales

Racism

US House condemns Trump's racist attack on four congresswomen

The symbolic vote is aimed at shaming Trump and his fellow Republicans who stood by him after racist tweets.

US House condemns Trump's racist attack on four congresswomen

Racism

Trump faces US House vote on resolution condemning racist tweets

US president again doubles down on his racially charged tweets against four Democratic congresswomen of colour.

Trump faces US House vote on resolution condemning racist tweets

Mueller Probe

House panel authorises subpoenas for Kushner, other Trump aides

Vote gives committee chairman Nadler discretion on whether to subpoena a dozen current and former Trump advisers.

House panel authorises subpoenas for Kushner, other Trump aides

United States

Trump is turning US July 4th celebration into a 'political rally'

Critics accuse Trump of disregarding 'institutions, values and norms that have sustained' the United States for years.

Trump is turning US July 4th celebration into a 'political rally'