Trump-Kim summit: Second meeting by end of February

US President Donald Trump is to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for a second summit by the end of February, the White House says.The announcement came after Mr Trump met top North Korean negotiator Kim Yong-chol at the White ...

19 Jan 2019

Trump-Kim summit: Second meeting by end of February

Mueller disputes Buzzfeed's Trump report

US special counsel Robert Mueller has disputed a claim that President Trump told his long-time lawyer Michael Cohen to lie ...

19 Jan 2019

US shutdown becomes longest on record

The partial shutdown of the US government has become the longest on record, with still no end in sight to ...

12 Jan 2019

US shutdown bites as federal workers miss payday

Hundreds of thousands of US government workers have missed their first payday of the year as the partial shutdown of ...

12 Jan 2019

Trump visits border amid US shutdown wall row

US President Donald Trump has threatened again to declare a national emergency to fund a border wall without Congress's approval."I ...

11 Jan 2019

'Bye-bye' - Trump exits shutdown talks

President Donald Trump has walked out of a meeting with Democratic leaders as negotiations broke down on the 19th day ...

10 Jan 2019

Trump demands funds to end border 'crisis'

US President Donald Trump has demanded funding for his long-promised US-Mexico border wall to halt "a growing humanitarian and security ...

09 Jan 2019

Third top Pentagon official quits

Department of Defence chief of staff Kevin Sweeney has resigned, a month ...

06 Jan 2019

Trump ready to shut government 'for years'

US President Donald Trump has said he is prepared for a partial ...

05 Jan 2019

US House Democrats challenge Trump on shutdown

The Democrat-controlled US House of Representatives has voted to end a partial ...

04 Jan 2019

US House Democrats vote to end shutdown

The Democrat-controlled US House of Representatives has voted to end a partial ...

04 Jan 2019

US shutdown impasse over Trump's wall drags on

A partial US government shutdown is likely to continue into next week ...

28 Dec 2018

Michelle Obama 'most admired woman in US'

Former US first lady Michelle Obama has ended Hillary Clinton's 17-year run ...

28 Dec 2018

Trumps greet US troops in Iraq

US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have made an ...

27 Dec 2018

Guatemalan boy becomes second child to die in US custody

An 8-year-old Guatemalan migrant boy died shortly after midnight on Tuesday after ...

26 Dec 2018