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 Senate majority leader Chuck Schumer of New York: Still working out organisational details of how Senate business will run with minority leader Mitch McConnell. Photograph:   EPA/Samuel Corum

Newly appointed Senate majority leader Chuck Schumer pledged to “do business differently”, as Democrats officially took control of the Senate after si(...)

Íde B O’Carroll is from Lismore, Co Waterford. She  is an adjunct professor at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Íde B O’Carroll, PhD, is from Lismore, Co Waterford. She lives in the United States, where she is an adjunct professor at the University of Massachuse(...)

US president Donald Trump arrives to speak to supporters from the Ellipse near the White House on Wednesday  in Washington, DC.  Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images

Democrats in the US House of Representatives are poised to impeach Donald Trump for a second time for his role in inciting the Capitol Hill riots, as (...)

President-elect Joe Biden speaking in Wilmington, Delaware, on Wednesday. He  abandoned his prepared remarks and addressed a shocked nation as the attack on the Capitol was unfolding. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

In the midst of this week’s anarchy and destruction at the US Capitol, there was a moment of clarity, a moment of dignity. Joe Biden, who will become(...)

Rev Raphael Warnock, US Democratic Senate candidate, looks set to secure victory in one of the seats in the runoff election in Georgia. Photograph: EPA

The Democrat Party has taken control of the US Senate – and Congress overall – after winning a pair of run-off election races in Georgia. With 98 p(...)

Election officials assist voters at a polling location during the US Senate runoff elections in Atlanta, Georgia. Photograph: Dustin Chambers/Bloomberg

Democrats have won both senate seats for Georgia giving them control of the chamber and the power to advance US president-elect Joe Biden’s policy goa(...)

Voters enter and exit a polling station at the Gwinnett County Fairgrounds on January 5th, 2021 in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Photograph: Sandy Huffaker/AFP/ Getty Images

Control of the US Senate – and with it the ability to block or advance Democratic US president-elect Joe Biden’s agenda – is on the line in a pair of (...)

US president Donald Trump prepares to kiss Ivanka Trump on stage during a campaign rally for Senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue in Atlanta, Georgia. Photograph: Elijah Nouvelage/Bloomberg

US president Donald Trump falsely claimed that he “won the election in a landslide”, as he held a “victory rally” in Georgia on Monday night. The ev(...)

President-elect Joe Biden prepares to depart for Georgia, where he is scheduled to campaign with Democratic Senate candidates  Jon Ossoff and Rev Raphael Warnock on Monday. Photograph: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

US vice-president Mike Pence warned Republicans that “the stakes in this election have never been higher” as he urged supporters to vote in Tuesday’s (...)

Democratic US Senate candidate Jon Ossoff greets a supporter during a canvass launch event in Eatonton, Georgia. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty

US president Donald Trump and president-elect Joe Biden will hold competing campaign events in Georgia on Monday, on the eve of two elections that wil(...)

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