Jon Swaine

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Senator Jeff Sessions: has come under criticism for his hardline anti-immigration stance, but has vehemently denied being racist.  Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

Senator Jeff Sessions sought to distance himself from Donald Trump’s election rhetoric by promising to recuse himself from any prosecution of Hillary (...)

 Donald Trump: demanded an immediate apology for  Mike Pence from cast and producers of “Hamilton”. Photograph: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

He has only a few weeks left to find a dozen more cabinet secretaries and 4,000 appointees to staff his White House and the rest of his government. H(...)

The Rev Al Sharpton speaks at the Greater St Mark church in Ferguson, Missouri, yesterday  as the community seeks answers about the police shooting of Michael Brown. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

The governor of Missouri, Jay Nixon, yesterday effectively blamed the local police chief in Ferguson for the renewed violence in the city at the weeke(...)