US president Donald Trump speaking in Tulsa: He made no mention of the George Floyd killing protests but used the racially charged anti-China slur “Kung Flu”. Photograph: Evan Vucci

US president Donald Trump’s attempt to reinvigorate his election campaign suffered a setback on Saturday, after a smaller than expected crowd attended(...)

Fired: US Attorney for the Southern District of New York Geoffrey Berman. Photograph: Johannes Eisele/AFP via Getty

US attorney general William Barr said on Saturday that President Donald Trump had fired Geoffrey Berman, the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan whose(...)

Prince Andrew told the  BBC in a November 2019 interview: ‘I am willing to help any appropriate law enforcement agency.’ Photograph: Will Oliver/EPA

Britain’s Prince Andrew has “provided zero co-operation” to the Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking inquiry, a US prosecutor has said. Speaking at a news(...)

US president Donald Trump talks to the media before boarding Air Force One on Sunday at Palm Beach airport in Florida. Photograph: Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo

Obstruction of justice is a crime that requires more than overt acts. It also requires intent. That principle helps explain special counsel Robert Mu(...)

Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya speaking during an interview in Moscow on November 8th, 2016. Photograph: Yury Martyanov/AFP/Getty Images

A Russian lawyer known for her involvement in a controversial 2016 meeting with Donald Trump’s campaign was charged on Tuesday with obstruction of jus(...)