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US election 2020: who won the first Democratic TV debate?
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US election 2020: who won the first Democratic TV debate?

Elizabeth Warren praised after first ten candidates cross swords
27 Jun 2019
Can Donald Trump win the 2020 election? The odds and polls
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Can Donald Trump win the 2020 election? The odds and polls

Incumbent to officially launch his re-election campaign ahead of crowded Democratic primaries
18 Jun 2019
Donald Trump refuses to work with Democrats
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Donald Trump refuses to work with Democrats

US president rages at hastily arranged press conference after terminating infrastructure summit
23 May 2019
How Pete Buttigieg shook up the Democratic primaries
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How Pete Buttigieg shook up the Democratic primaries

37-year-old openly gay mayor of South Bend has come from nowhere to become one of the frontrunners in just 11 weeks
16 Apr 2019
Democrats fracture over 9/11 row
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Democrats fracture over 9/11 row

2020 presidential contenders face ‘litmus test’ over Trump’s video of Congresswomen Ilhan Omar’s comments
15 Apr 2019
What could Donald Trump’s tax returns reveal?
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What could Donald Trump’s tax returns reveal?

House Democrats target the president’s business dealings amid accusations they are starting a ‘witch hunt’
5 Apr 2019
US Democrats face their own anti-Semitism scandal
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US Democrats face their own anti-Semitism scandal

Like their Labour counterparts, US liberals have been side-tracked by an ugly row over bigotry
8 Mar 2019
Could Donald Trump be impeached?
Donald Trump repeatedly pressed for invasion of Venezuela
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Could Donald Trump be impeached?

Explosive testimony from ex-lawyer Michael Cohen threatens to kick-start legal proceedings against president
27 Feb 2019
US shutdown now longest in history
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US shutdown now longest in history

Donald Trump and Republicans blamed by majority of Americans as stand-off shows no end in sight
14 Jan 2019
What’s top of the Democrats’ to-do list?
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What’s top of the Democrats’ to-do list?

Donald Trump could face multiple investigations after Democrats formally take control of Congress
4 Jan 2019
What the US midterms results mean: five key takeaways
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What the US midterms results mean: five key takeaways

Democrats regain control of the House but Republicans tighten grip on Senate on the back of Trump support
7 Nov 2018
The five most racist political ads
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The five most racist political ads

Donald Trump is accused of stoking racism with new midterm ad, but he’s not the first to cause controversy
2 Nov 2018
What is Blexit?
Kanye West
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What is Blexit?

Kanye West has designed a new clothing line in support of the political movement
29 Oct 2018
Why Cynthia Nixon is running for New York governor
Cynthia Nixon
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Why Cynthia Nixon is running for New York governor

Democrat incumbent Andrew Cuomo facing primary challenge from actor
13 Sep 2018
Would Donald Trump ever accept election defeat?
Donald Trump at a rally in Nashville, Tennessee
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Would Donald Trump ever accept election defeat?

President warns of left-wing ‘violence’ if Republicans lose control of Congress in November
30 Aug 2018
How far could Trump’s war against the media go?
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How far could Trump’s war against the media go?

Almost half of Republicans think US president has right to shut down news outlets
9 Aug 2018
Who assassinated Robert F. Kennedy? Five conspiracy theories
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Who assassinated Robert F. Kennedy? Five conspiracy theories

Former senator’s son is leading calls for a new investigation into the 1968 assassination
6 Jun 2018
Democrats claim tight victory in Pennsylvania
Democrat Conor Lamb has claimed a narrow victory in Pennslyvania
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Democrats claim tight victory in Pennsylvania

Result is an ‘ominous sign’ for Republicans in lead up to November midterms
14 Mar 2018
US government shuts down again
Senator Rand Paul forces government shutdown by delaying budget bill
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US government shuts down again

Rand Paul delays Senate vote until after midnight shutdown deadline
9 Feb 2018
Twitter reacts to Obama and Bush’s rebukes of Trump
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Twitter reacts to Obama and Bush’s rebukes of Trump

At separate events in the US, both former presidents made ‘thinly veiled’ comments aimed at Trump
20 Oct 2017
Donald Trump's policies: Which ones will he stick to?
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Donald Trump's policies: Which ones will he stick to?

America's next president made many outlandish pledges on his campaign trail but will he keep to them?
14 Nov 2016
Rielle Hunter breaks her silence on Edwards
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Rielle Hunter breaks her silence on Edwards

‘I am not a home wrecker,’ says mistress of the former US Democrat senator
16 Mar 2010
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