‘The story of how Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton rose and reinvented themselves and embraced and brawled is the story of New York itself.’ Photograph: Zach Gibson/The New York Times

The sensational, spidery plot of the most gripping game of thrones in modern history is best captured by two images. The first is from Donald J Trump’(...)

Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly preparing for her prime-time special on Tuesday night, in which a long-awaited Donald Trump interview was aired.  Kelly tried to ask whether anyone had ever hurt him “emotionally”. “When I am wounded, I go after people hard, okay?” he said. “And I try and un-wound myself.” Photograph: Damon Winter/The New York Times

Donald Trump and Megyn Kelly finally talked on Tuesday night about their raucous, contentious history over the last nine months. And it appears that t(...)

US broadcaster Barbara Walters interviews Peter Rodger, father of gunman Elliot Rodger. Photograph: Reuters/Rick Rowell/ABC

The father of student Elliot Rodger, who murdered six people and injured 13 others in a mass killing in California last month, said that his son ha(...)

Jennifer Lawrence (right) and Amy Adams promoting American Hustle

Who won 2013? We snooty critics hailed the likes of Joshua Oppenheimer, director of The Act of Killing, alongside other auteurs such as Abdellatif Kec(...)