US president Donald  Trump with his wife Melania at a rally in Tampa, Florida. Photograph:  Peter Foley/EPA

Focus will turn to the “Rust-Belt” states of the upper-midwest on Friday, when the two US presidential candidates hold a series of campaign events in (...)

US president Donald Trump talks to supporters upon arrival at Wilmington International Airport in Wilmington, North Carolina. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden will travel to Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Thursday to meet members of the community impacted by the recent unr(...)

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden: seeking to gather momentum for his candidacy in New Hampshire. Photograph:  Spencer Platt/Getty

Democratic presidential candidates will intensify their campaigns in New Hampshire this weekend ahead of the nation’s first primary contest on Tuesday(...)

 Kamala Harris    –  already living down her past as a prosecuting attorney. Photograph: Win McNamee/Getty

At some point, any able-bodied Democrat who does not run for US president will have searching questions to answer about their self-esteem. Declared a(...)

US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton: The Democrat has increased her lead in several polls since first debate. Photograph: REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has enjoyed a post-debate lift in national and battleground-state polls giving her a clearer path t(...)

Donald Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, speaking in Toledo, Ohio,  on Wednesday. Photograph: Eric Thayer/The New York Times

Donald Trump’s campaign has come out swinging at the Washington Post over a report that the billionaire used $258,000 (€231,000) of his charity’s dona(...)

Leslie Odum jnr, from the Broadway musical Hamilton, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, and New York  mayor Bill de Blasio perform at the 94th annual Inner Circle Dinner on Saturday. Photograph: David Handschuh/The Inner Circle Via AP

New York City mayor Bill de Blasio has defended a racially charged joke that he told during a weekend skit with Democratic presidential favourite Hil(...)

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump: polls put the party frontrunner ahead in Alabama and Oklahoma. Photograph: Reuters

Billionaire Donald Trump has been heavily criticised for refusing to repudiate an endorsement from racist group the Ku Klux Klan. The 2012 Republica(...)

US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in Iowa: “A candidate who was originally thought to be the anointed candidate, to be the inevitable candidate, is now locked in a very difficult race here in Iowa and New Hampshire.” Photograph: Scott Morgan/Reuters

Losing ground in the polls in the first nominating state of Iowa, Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton has gone on the attack against h(...)

 Protesters with puppet effigies of US Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump  and Marco Rubio during a protest  in Las Vegas, Nevada, US. Photograph: Mike Nelson

Republican candidates gather in Nevada on Tuesday night for the party’s fifth presidential debate and the first since the California terror attack tha(...)

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