US Presidential Election

Trump Tweets 5 Stages Of Grief Backwards After Iowa Defeat

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK

Donald Trump - the man who was supposed to be taking the Republican's road to the White House by storm - suffered a humiliating defeat to rival Ted Cr...

Watch How The US Saw Donald Trump Being Called A 'Wazzock' By MPs

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK

MPs in Britain spent three hours debating whether Donald Trump should be banned from the UK for his anti-Muslim remarks - even though the prospects of...

Donald Trump Trolls MPs Over Oil Price As They Consider UK Ban

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 18.01.2016 | UK Politics

Donald Trump has threatened to pull his £700m investment from Scotland - and warned his cash has "never been more needed" as oil prices tank. The ...

Everyone Is Ruthlessly Mocking Donald Trump For His Doctor's Note

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK

Donald Trump today released a bizarre report from his doctor, hoping to buff up his presidential-credentials with testimony that he would be "the heal...

We Owe Britain Better Than to Try to Ban Donald Trump

Alan Grant | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Politics
Alan Grant

Essentially, the desire to ban Mr Trump says nothing about him and says everything about the signatories. It's not that we owe him and his unconvincing hairpiece a single damn thing, we owe him no respect nor do we owe him any pleasantries... However, we do owe centuries of well-developed British principles and traditions, built on free speech and robust debate, better than taking the easy way out.

An Englishman in the Dark: Musings on the Next President of the United States

Jonathan Arnott | Posted 11.12.2015 | UK Politics
Jonathan Arnott

I'll hold my hands up and admit it. I'm no fan of Hillary Clinton. Barring a massive shift in opinion, she's going to be the Democrats' nomination for the next U.S. President. But as much as I find her unconvincing, I'm not going to write about the Democrat race because we already know the result. Sorry Bernie Sanders, but unless Hillary falls under a bus, you're not getting it.

Boris Slams Trump: He's 'Out Of His Mind'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson has become the first senior British politician to declare that Donald Trump's remarks about Muslims make him 'unfit' to serve as US Pres...

Piers Morgan Brutally Shuts Down Ann Coulter By Calling For Her Deportation

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK

Piers Morgan gave US political commentator Ann Coulter short shrift when she spoke about Muslims on Good Morning Britain. Coulter, known for her ex...

Frankie Boyle Launches Blistering Attack On Donald Trump And Other US Presidential Candidates

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 03.11.2015 | UK

Never one to shy away from opining on global affairs, comedian Frankie Boyle used his Tuesday column to lambast the frontrunners in the race to succee...

Russia Today Spends 3 Minutes Trying To Prove Hillary Clinton Is 'Illuminati Candidate'

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK

Broadcaster Russia Today has aired a bizarre dig at Hillary Clinton, devoting a three-minute report to attempting to prove the US presidential hopeful...

The Mail On Sunday Could Learn A Thing Or Two From This Powerful Hillary Clinton Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK

Hillary Clinton is teaching the Mail On Sunday a thing or two about women's issues. A long standing advocate for women's rights, she passionately d...

The 10 Craziest Lines From Donald Trump's US Presidency Bid Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Politics

US property magnate and toupée-extraordainaire Donald Trump announced on Tuesday he would run for US President (again). The 69-year-old delivered...

Position Available: President Of The United States 2016

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 28.02.2015 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

Unless Joe Biden decides to run, 2016 will be another wide open presidential contest just like 2008. There will be no incumbent or VP seeking their party's nomination.

Trump Wants To Run For President

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Donald Trump, the bewigged real-estate billionaire, has indicated he wants to run for the White House in 2016 to undo the legacy of Barack Obama. "...

Barack Obama And The Art Of The Man Hug

Posted 20.05.2013 | UK

Barack Obama's reputation as one of the most personable Presidents of all time was confirmed on Wednesday as he arrived in Israel. He greeted Israe...

2012: The Year In (Funny) Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK Comedy

It's been quite a year, we think you'll agree. Especially if you're an otter who happens to look like Benedict Cumberbatch. Yes, from animal lookal...

WATCH: Sulky Kid Is Inconsolable Over Obama's Victory

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Remember Mitt Romney? Oh come on! You must do: slick-looking fella, binders full of women, has a bit of a thing for Big Bird... No? Oh well. Maybe he'...

What's Wrong with Democracy in America?

Dylan Evans | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK Politics
Dylan Evans

Unilateral secession was ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court in 1869, so we are unlikely to see the Independent Republic of Texas any time soon. But the petitions do signal a fundamental change in public feeling, and in particular a sharp decrease in the legitimacy of democracy in America.

Twitter Jokes Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Happy Friday, everyone! At least, it is for Democrats and every other country in the world apart from Pakistan. Less so for Republicans. They're hyst...

The Week In (Funny) Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.11.2012 | UK Comedy

From political celebrations (and commiserations) over in the States to Charles and Camilla Down Under, check out our round-up of this week's funniest ...

WATCH: Jon Stewart Blasts Fox News' Election Coverage

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Comedy

If you were lucky enough to avoid Fox News on American election night, then we recommend you watch the clip above. Because 'The Daily Show' team wa...

Accurate, Authoritative And Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Politics

The dust has barely settled on the US 2012 Elections yet already speculation as to who will head the 2016 Republican charge is rife. A number of na...

PHOTO: Woman Names Twins Barack Obama And Mitt Romney

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Congratulations to Millicent Owour of south-west Kenya, who's just given birth to a pair of bouncing baby boys. Their names? Barack Obama and Mitt Rom...

WATCH: Mitt Romney's Concession Speech, Subtitled

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Comedy

The Huffington Post UK reveals what Mitt Romney was REALLY saying when he spoke to his supporters and conceded victory to Barack Obama. (Subtitles...

Cardboard Mitt: 'I Will Run In 2016'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Before his tragic amusing defeat at the polls on Tuesday night, Mitt Romney had publically stated that he would not re-run for office were he to lose ...