US congressman-elect Luke Letlow, who has died from complications related to Covid-19, in a YouTube campaign video with Donald Trump.

The death of Louisiana’s incoming Republican member of the US House of Representatives from complications related to Covid-19 has stunned the state’s (...)

Christopher Krebs was fired as  the director of the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency. File photograph: Carolyn Kaster/AP

US president Donald Trump fired the top US official responsible for overseeing election security last night, claiming without evidence he made “highly(...)

US president-elect Joe Biden: “I am proud to announce additional members of my senior team who will help us build back better than before.”  Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty

President-elect Joe Biden announced a number of senior White House appointments on Tuesday as he continued to prepare for his incoming presidency. Th(...)

Senator  Bernie Sanders  endorses Democratic former US vice-president Joe Biden during a live streaming broadcast on Monday night. Photograph: via Getty Images

Senator Bernie Sanders endorsed Joe Biden as the Democratic nominee for president on Monday, adding the weight of his left-wing support to Biden’s can(...)