President Donald Trump. Photograph: Evan Vucci/AP Photo

US president Donald Trump has said he is “not happy” with a compromise spending agreement struck by congressional negotiators on Monday but indicated (...)

A White House staff member reaches for the microphone held by CNN’s Jim Acosta as he questions US president Donald Trump during a news conference last week. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

CNN has filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration over its decision to revoke the press credentials of the network’s chief White House correspo(...)

A White House intern reaches for and tries to take away the microphone held by CNN correspondent Jim Acosta as he questions US president Donald Trump during a news conference at the White House on Wednesday. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

The Trump administration has doubled down on its decision to ban CNN correspondent Jim Acosta from the White House, after a tense interaction with US (...)

A White House staff member reaches for the microphone held by CNN’s Jim Acosta as he questions US president Donald Trump during a news conference following Tuesday’s midterm US congressional elections. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

CNN’s chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta has been banned from the White House, after a tense interaction with US president Donald Trump at a p(...)

 White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders responded to several questions on the revelation that President Donald  Trump had reimbursed his personal lawyer’s $130,000 payment to porn star Stormy Daniels. Photograph: Shawn Thew/EPA

Monday, April 30th Donald Trump appears at a scheduled press conference in the White House Rose Garden alongside the visiting president of Nigeria, mi(...)

Oprah Winfrey speaks after accepting the Cecil B DeMille Award on Sunday. On Monday the airwaves and TV talk shows were alight with speculation about whether she would consider a presidential run. Photograph: Paul Drinkwater/Courtesy of NBC

Did the opening shots of the 2020 presidential campaign just ring out from Los Angeles? As the nation settled in to watch the annual Golden Globe awar(...)

US President Donald Trump will not attend the annual White House correspondents’ dinner traditionally addressed by US presidents. Photograph: Olivier Douliery/Getty Images

Donald Trump will not attend the annual White House correspondents’ dinner traditionally addressed by US presidents. It comes after the president bar(...)

US President Donald Trump gave a speech attacking the media as ‘fake news’ and the ‘enemy of the people’. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

The White House barred several news organisations from an off-camera press briefing on Friday, handpicking a select group of reporters that included a(...)

US President Barack Obama speaks at the annual White House Correspondent’s Association Gala at the Washington Hilton hotel last night in Washington, DC. Photograph: Getty

US president Barack Obama poked fun at himself and what he called a hard year but aimed his most caustic humor at Washington gridlock last night when (...)

Helen Thomas at the White House in Washington in 1997. Thomas, who overcame gender barriers with bottomless curiosity and an unquenchable drive to become one of the best-known White House reporters of her time before her career ended ignominiously over her remarks about Jews, died today. Photograph: Paul Hosefros/The New York Times

Former White House correspondent Helen Thomas, a trailblazing journalist who reported on every US president from John Kennedy to Barack Obama, died to(...)