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(...)