US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley and President Donald Trump: “I know that he was elected. But, you know, women should always feel comfortable coming forward. And we should all be willing to listen to them.” Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

A senior member of the Trump administration said on Sunday that women who accuse the president of sexual harassment or assault “should be heard”. Nik(...)

Donald Trump turns to  Paul Ryan in the Rose Garden of the White House: The president feted his fake-news “win” there, sprinkling flimflam dust to deflect from his ludicrous legislation. Photograph:  Carlos Barria/Reuters

Will Donald Trump’s presidency get rotted out? Steve Jobs might have said so. Back in 1995, when the tech god was between gigs at Apple, when he had l(...)

Donald Trump: “I can have my opinions and you can have your own opinions.” Photograph: Getty Images

US president Donald Trump cut short an interview with the host of “Face the Nation” on CBS after being asked about his unsubstantiated claim that form(...)

 US supreme court justice Antonin Scalia, who  died on Saturday at the age of 79. Scalia was appointed by President Ronald Reagan in 1986 and became a villain to liberals and a hero to conservatives. Photograph: Gavin Averill/The Hattiesburg American via AP

The death on Saturday of Conservative US supreme court justice Antonin Scalia, one of the most politically influential American judges of his generati(...)