Impeachment managers  leave the Senate floor after delivering the article of impeachment on Capitol Hill on January 25th, 2021 in Washington DC. Photograph: Melina Mara-Pool/Getty Images

The impeachment trial of Donald Trump formally began last night, as the article of impeachment against him was delivered to the US Senate. Shortly af(...)

 Joe Biden: “I am not afraid to take the oath outside, and we’ve been getting briefed.”  Photograph: Amr Alfiky/The New York Times

House Democrats initiated impeachment proceedings against president Donald Trump on Monday, formally introducing an article of impeachment to the Hous(...)

House of Representatives impeachment managers walk to the Senate chamber on Thursday  to begin the impeachment trial of US president Donald Trump. Photograph: Doug Mills/New York Times

The Senate impeachment trial on whether to remove US president Donald Trump from office formally began on Thursday, as a congressional watchdog found(...)

Bill Clinton returns to the Oval Office after offering an apology for his actions during a Rose Garden speech on December 19th, 1998, the day the House of Representatives voted to impeach him. Photograph: Paul Hosefros/New York Times

The US House of Representatives is expected to vote on Wednesday on House Resolution 755: “Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United State(...)

Rory McIlroy  reacts on the 6th tee during the second round of the 148th Open Championship  at Royal Portrush on Friday. Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

If you’ve never been to Portrush, it’s one of those stubbornly 20th-century coastal towns that is entirely self-contained. Big windows and high roofs,(...)

The great wave had built gradually, sweeping over and back across the Atlantic, Its strength gathered from the collapse of Lehman and sub-prime market(...)