The Judiciary Committee delayed voting on articles of impeachment against US president Donald Trump until Friday morning. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

US lawmakers will vote Friday on whether to move forward with impeaching Republican president Donald Trump, as the Democratic head of the Judiciary C(...)

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and others:  a pre-Christmas impeachment vote is almost certain. Photograph: Shawn Thew

US president Donald Trump is poised to become the third president in US history to be impeached, as Democrats filed two articles of impeachment agains(...)

US House of Representatives judiciary committee chairman Jerry Nadler, accompanied by Democratic Party colleagues Nancy Pelosi, Maxine Waters and Carolyn Maloney, unveils the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump in Washington on Tuesday. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images

Democrats have unveiled articles of impeachment against Donald Trump, charging the US president with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. At (...)

US president Donald Trump leaves 10 Downing Street on December 3rd,  ahead of the NATO alliance summit. Photograph:  Niklas Halle’n/AFP via Getty

The impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump has entered a critical phase with the publication of a 300-page report by the House intelligence c(...)

US president Donald Trump speaks during the International Association of Chiefs of Police annual conference in Chicago on Monday. Photograph: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Footage of the US special forces raid on Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s Syrian compound reportedly consisted of overhead surveillance footage and no audio, pr(...)

Donald Trump outside the White House on Sunday. Democrats haven’t been able to get him on obstruction of justice. But maybe this time they’ll finally bring him down.  Photograph: Alastair Pike/AFP/Getty Images

Everyone here is keyed up for the Big One. The One that’s going to finally bring Donald Trump down. As soon as the news broke Wednesday night in the (...)

Senior advisor and son-in-law to US president Donald Trump, Jared Kushner (right). File photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

The Democratic-led US house judiciary committee on Thursday voted to authorise subpoenas for a dozen witnesses including president Donald Trump’s son(...)

 Handout photo  showing the North Korean ship ‘M/V Wise Honest’ which the US department of justice  announced had been seized by the US government. Photograph: US department of justice/EPA

The US seized a North Korean ship which was carrying coal that violated United Nations sanctions, the justice department announced on Thursday. The mo(...)

US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Prof Christine Blasey Ford, testify in Washington. Photograph: Jim Bourg/Reuters

Two weeks of chaos clouding Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation process culminated Thursday in a hearing that was stunning, even in a t(...)

Demonstrators protest against US supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in the Rotunda of the Russell Senate Office building on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photograph: Joshua Roberts/Reuters

Republicans doubled down on their support for supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Monday after a second woman came forward and accused him of abu(...)

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