President Donald Trump speaks on the phone in the Oval Office of the White House, with a photo of his father, Fred Trump, behind him. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

Donald Trump built a business empire and won the presidency proclaiming himself a self-made billionaire, and he has long insisted that his father, the(...)

Steve Bannon campaigning for Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore in December. Photograph: New York Times

Lawyers for Donald Trump sought on Thursday to stop publication of a new tell-all book that has already precipitated a bitter public break-up between (...)

Harvey Weinstein: The New York  Times claimed he had reached settlements with at least eight women, including actors and assistants. Photograph:  Yann Coatsaliou/AFP/Getty Images

The attorney Lisa Bloom has resigned her role as an adviser to the movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, after facing criticism for defending a man accused of(...)

Melania Trump has filed suit for $150 million damages against the Daily Mail in Maryland state court over claims reported by the paper.  Photograph: New York Times

Lawyers for Melania Trump on Thursday filed suit for $150 million (€133m) damages against the Daily Mail in Maryland state court. The wife of Republ(...)