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Republican threatens to throw reporter 'off balcony' - video

Wed 29 Jan, AT 11:57

US congressman Michael Grimm offers to break journalist 'in half' after question about fund-raising probe

Charles Laurence

Chris Christie: a scandal too far for White House hopeful

Tue 14 Jan, AT 09:35
Charles Laurence

The New Jersey Governor had only just dealt with Bridgegate when the Sandy relief storm blew in

Why Major backs moderniser Cameron on gay marriage

Mon 10 Dec, AT 11:07
The Mole

The PM needs serious help if he’s to persuade Tory old-timers that gay marriage is a relevant issue

Crispin Black

David Petraeus: a personality cult with a zipper problem

Thu 15 Nov, AT 10:30
Crispin Black

Many saw Petraeus as a future president. But the truth is he was overrated – and not just by Paula Broadwell

Donald Trump

Trump in crazed Twitter tirade as Obama wins second term

First Reaction
Wed 7 Nov, AT 13:01

Furious businessman calls for a revolution in America as the internet chuckles

Dissident republican Colin Duffy held over drive-by killing

First Post
Fri 2 Nov, AT 12:49

Police investigating murder of David Black arrest 'most recognisable name' in republican movement

Mitt Romney

Romney 'lied to help his friend cheat wife in divorce case'

One-Minute Read
Thu 25 Oct, AT 12:49

As Boston Globe asks for testimony to be unsealed, TMZ is already claiming Romney lied under oath

Turnout critical as polls put Obama and Romney level

Talking Point
Mon 22 Oct, AT 10:17

Obama is level among likely voters, but ahead among all voters: can he persuade his supporters to turn out?


Stop these 'whoreson zeds' from spoiling our proud history of insults

Opinion digest
Fri 19 Oct, AT 14:20

Opinion digest: legally enforced niceness and Mitt Romney's assets

Joe Biden and Paul Ryan debate: the top five videos

Fri 12 Oct, AT 10:11

From Joe Biden's incessant laughter to political 'malarkey', the VP debate in video clips