US Presidential Elections

BBC Editor Says Major US Media Outlets Are Playing Into Donald Trump's Hands

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has made this “the most challenging time to be a journalist in America,” Jon Sopel tells me. As the BBC’s North America Editor cove...

Kremlin Confirms Trump's Team Reached Out During 2016 Election Campaign

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 30.08.2017 | UK

The Kremlin has confirmed that Donald Trump’s lawyer reached out to them during the 2016 presidential campaign in an attempt to obtain the Russian g...

May Trashed Her Brand As Badly As Ratner - Tory Pollster

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May’s dire election campaign trashed her own “brand” as badly as Gerald Ratner ruined his family jewellery firm, a leading Tory pollster...

Hillary Clinton Says Her ‘Skin Crawled’ When Donald Trump Stood Behind Her

HuffPost | BeckyBarnes | Posted 24.08.2017 | UK

If you found it a bit off-putting when then-GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump loomed behind Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton during a president...

Labour Would Have Won General Election If UK Had Ditched 'Broken' Electoral System

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 21.08.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn could be Prime Minister if the UK had ditched first-past-the-post (FPTP) and introduced the same electoral system as Scotland. A study ...

Trump Denounces Businessman Who Condemned Him For Not Denouncing White Supremacists

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has condemned a businessman who quit a White House panel in protest of Trump’s refusal to condemn the white nationalist groups after th...

FBI Searched Trump Aide's Home As Part Of Russia Investigation

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.08.2017 | UK

The FBI searched the home of Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman as part of the investigation into Russian meddling in the election, his spokesm...

How Trump's Latest Boy Scout Lie Is Typical Of His Dubious Relationship With Facts

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK

Two phone calls described by President Donald Trump that didn’t actually happen represent the latest chapter in a long-running series of disputes re...

Explosive Lawsuit Claims Trump And Fox News Colluded Over Fake News Murder Conspiracy

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 02.08.2017 | UK

An explosive new lawsuit claims President Trump personally reviewed a fabricated Fox News story about the murder of a Democratic National Committee (D...

Donald Trump Tries To Defend His Son, Fails

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 14.07.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has defended his son in person for the first time over a meeting with a Russian lawyer, the details of which were made public by Don Jr w...

'Many' Students Voted Twice In The General Election, Tory MP Claims

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 06.07.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A long-standing Tory MP has accused students of voting twice in the General Election, saying many “boasted” about it on social media. Speaking du...

Corbyn Boost As Momentum Takes Control Of Local Parties

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 30.06.2017 | UK Politics

The grassroots campaign group Momentum is building on Jeremy Corbyn’s general election “surge” by taking control of local parties ahead of the a...

Corbyn: If I Become PM I'll Tell Trump 'You're Wrong'

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Politics

The attack line, when it came, was classic Jeremy Corbyn. At a rally in Watford on his final campaign tour of the general election, the Labour leader ...

Vladimir Putin Rushes To Defend Donald Trump Amid Calls For His Impeachment

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK

Vladimir Putin has said he’ll release a transcript of what Donald Trump said to Russian officials in the Oval Office, as claims he leaked sensitive ...

7 Dubious Things About Donald Trump's Stunning Firing Of James Comey

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has fired James Comey, the head of the FBI who was leading the investigation into links between the president’s associates and Russian ...

New Claims Suggest Trump's Golf Courses Could Hold Hidden Financial Links To Russia

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK

Donald Trump’s golf courses were funded in part by Russian money despite the President repeatedly denying any financial links to the country, accord...

Bernie Sanders Mocks Donald Trump For Making Awkward Health Care Gaffe

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 06.05.2017 | UK

Bernie Sanders has mocked Donald Trump after the president praised Australia’s universal health care, just hours after Republicans voted to strip mi...

Rich White Men Celebrate After Voting To Strip Healthcare From Millions Of Sick People

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK

The Republican-led House on Thursday narrowly passed a bill to repeal and replace significant parts of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), leaving mi...

When Will The French Presidential Election Results Be Announced? Everything You Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 07.05.2017 | UK

Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen will go head-to-head in the French presidential elections this weekend. Here’s everything you need to know about t...

15 Most Batsh*t Moments From Donald Trump's 'Unintelligible' Interview With AP

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.04.2017 | UK

Last night the Associated Press released an interview with President Donald Trump to mark his upcoming milestone of 100 days in office. Yet in a wide-...

Trump Denies He's Endorsing Marine Le Pen Then Basically Endorses Marine Le Pen

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has tacitly endorsed the far right Marine Le Pen for president of France, saying she is the “strongest” of the candidates. While the ...

Paul Ryan Praises 'Bold Leadership' Of Theresa May

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Politics

Paul Ryan, the speaker of the US House of Representatives, has praised Theresa May’s “bold leadership” ahead of the snap general election. The s...

The Definitive Ranking Of Donald Trump's Most Embarrassing And Contradictory Tweets

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK

10) Syria Let’s start with a topical one - just yesterday Donald Trump laid the blame for Tuesday’s horrific gas attack in Syria firmly at the doo...

Donald Trump Walks Out Of Executive Order Signing Without Actually Signing Anything

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 01.04.2017 | UK

Donald Trump abruptly walked out of an executive order signing ceremony without signing any orders after being faced with some tricky questions. The U...

Why America’s Sick Health Care System Turns British Conservatives Queasy

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK

If the cornerstones of your culture include the world’s most famous spy, its best-loved wizard and the band that redefined pop music, it might seem ...