Irish visit: Melania and Donald Trump leave Air Force One after touching down in Shannon last month. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty

Past visits of American presidents to Ireland have come with stirring oratory. Think of John F Kennedy, praising his Irish ancestry for values that sh(...)

Donald Trump jnr (L): US investigators are probing whether there was collusion betweenRussia and Trump’s   campaign. File photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters

US president Donald Trump dictated a statement, later shown to be misleading, in which his son Donald Trump jnr said a meeting he had with a Russian (...)

Donald Trump jnr is to appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee as part of Russian probe. Photograph: Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP

Donald Trump jnr and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort will testify next week before the Senate Judiciary Committee as part of Congress’ ong(...)

Senator John McCain (80) is considering treatment options including chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Photograph: EPA

Messages of support from across the political divide poured in for Senator John McCain on Thursday following confirmation that he has been diagnosed w(...)