Bob Dole

22 results

US congressman Thomas Massie participates in a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony in the Capitol. Photograph: Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call

It is not so much the guns as the grins that make the photo such a document of its times. “Santa, please bring ammo,” tweets US Congressman Thomas Mas(...)

Leaders from across the political spectrum in the US offered tributes to Bob Dole. File Photograph: Stephanie Kuykendal/Getty Images

Leaders from across the political spectrum in the US offered tributes to Bob Dole, hailing him as a war hero and statesman who dedicated his life to p(...)

 Bob Dole in  April 2011 in Washington, DC. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images

Bob Dole, the long-time Kansas senator who was the Republican nominee for president in 1996, has died from lung cancer. In a statement, the Elizabeth (...)

US secretary of state Colin Powell speaks adresses the United Nations Security Council in 2003 ahead of the Iraq War. Photograph: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images

Colin Powell, who served Democratic and Republican presidents in war and peace but whose sterling reputation was forever stained when he went before t(...)

Former US president Bill Clinton. Photograph:  Martin Bureau/AFP via Getty

Former US president Bill Clinton is recovering after two days of treatment for an infection in a California hospital, his doctors said on Thursday. (...)

Canadian comedian Norm Macdonald has died aged 61. Photograph: Michael Nagle/ The New York Times

Norm Macdonald, the acerbic, sometimes controversial comedian familiar to millions as the Weekend Update anchor on the US sketch programme Saturday Ni(...)

The first landmark US federal opioid trial is set to begin Monday after furious, last-minute settlement talks  faltered. Photograph: Ty Wright

Drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals and three distributors of opioid painkillers reached a settlement with two US counties over their alleged role in the o(...)

US first lady Melania Trump arrives to attend a commemoration ceremony for Armistice Day. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Pool Photo via AP

She bad-mouthed the US defence secretary. She was the hatchet woman for John Bolton, the famously combative national security adviser, and drove out s(...)

It was just as things were getting serious in the bathroom at a house party that an off-hand comment ruined the mood for Toby. The woman the 32-year-o(...)

US president Donald Trump urged attorney general Jeff Sessions to halt the Mueller investigation, calling it a “rigged witch hunt”. Photograph: Saul Loeb, Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump urged attorney general Jeff Sessions to halt the Mueller investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential el(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »