Attorney General William Barr testifies before a subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday. Photograph: Erin Schaff/New York Times

A redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election will be released “within a w(...)

Outgoing US Secret Service director Randolph “Tex” Alles was appointed by President Donald Trump to lead the agency in April 2017. Photograph: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/AFP/Getty Images

The White House announced the departure of the head of the Secret Service on Monday, less than 24 hours after the abrupt resignation of homeland secur(...)

The abuse is alleged to have occurred at a GAA ground and at other locations between 2004 and 2009.

An ex-GAA coach accused of over 400 counts of sexual abuse has been extradited to Ireland by the US authorities, the Garda has confirmed. The man, wh(...)

Legal experts give Huawei’s lawsuit little chance of success based on a recent, similar case filed by Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab Inc. Photograph: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

Huawei is suing the US government for barring its equipment from certain networks, delivering a legal riposte to American accusations it aids China in(...)

The man was arrested last week by the Department of Homeland Security in the town of Guilderland, a suburb of Albany

An Irishman is due in court in Albany, New York on Friday to face extradition charges over a series of sexual offense allegations in Ireland. The ac(...)

House of Representatives speaker Nancy Pelosi  helps give out food on Tuesday at  a distribution centre in Washington set up to   assist workers affected by the US government shutdown.  Photograph: Andrew Harnik/AP

There was no sign of quick relief for 800,000 US federal workers going without pay because of the partial government shutdown as the Senate scheduled (...)

Border Angels founder Enrique Morones with colleagues in their office in San Diego, California. Photograph: Stephen Starr

Hugo Castro rubs his temples before joining the sea of evening rush-hour traffic that snakes all the way from San Diego to the Mexican border. The bea(...)

Federal workers and contractors rally against the partial federal government shutdown. Photograph: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Arriving back to Washington DC last weekend, the queues in Dulles Airport were longer than usual. The capital’s main international airport seemed to (...)

US president Donald Trump says he may announce a national emergency to build the Mexican wall if Congress does not grant money for project. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Donald Trump said a steel barrier would satisfy his demand for a wall along the US-Mexico border on Sunday, as the partial shutdown of the government (...)

 President Donald Trump has warned the government shutdown could last for years. Photograph: Bloomberg

Sunday is day 16 of a partial government shutdown that US president Donald Trump said could go on for months or years, if he is not given funding for (...)

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