Alex Conant

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US president Donald Trump: Are the physical and mental stresses of Covid and steroids mixing with his febrile fear of hearing “You’re fired!” from the American people?  Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP

At long last, a top Republican is distancing himself from Donald Trump. Literally. Mitch McConnell has been boasting to colleagues and to reporters (...)

Workers clean the stage before the  Democratic presidential primary debate at the Fox Theatre in Detroit on July 30th. Photograph: Erin Schaff/The New York Times

The suspense was high. The hour was late. The questions about the next Democratic debate were many: Ten candidates or 11? Two nights or one? One billi(...)