North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo: the  North Korean leader hailed a planned meeting with US president Donald Trump as a “historic” opportunity. Photograph: AFP Photo/KCNA VIA KNS

Donald Trump and his one-time foe Kim Jong-un will meet for a historic summit on June 12th in Singapore, the US president announced yesterday. Mr Tru(...)

At 40/1, Kylian Mbappé is more than a decent bet for this summer’s Golden Boot. Photograph: Jean Catuffe/Getty Images

In the darkest, nerdiest corners of professional gambling theory, they talk about the Green Lumbar Fallacy. The term apparently arose from a story abo(...)

Samantha Power said that she was  confident for the future as the election of Donald Trump had resulted in a lot more young people becoming active in politics. Photograph: Lou Rocco/ABC via Getty Images

Irish-born former American ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power said she would consider running for public office in the United States or (...)

FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill on May 3rd. Photograph: AP/Carolyn Kaster

US President Donald Trump has defended his firing of the FBI’s director and vowed to replace James Comey with someone “far better.” “Comey lost the c(...)

In barring news outlets like the New York Times, CNN and the Guardian from a White House press briefing on Friday, the president has declared war on the First Amendment.

Those who said the presidency would change Donald Trump were correct. It has made him worse. In barring news outlets like the New York Times, CNN an(...)