Former United States ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley addresses the Republican National Convention via live feed at the Mellon Auditorium on Monday. Photograph: EPA

President Donald Trump’s family members and allies launched a fervent defence of the president on the first night of the Republication National Conven(...)

Former first lady Michelle Obama speaks on the opening night of the Democratic National Convention. Photograph: Chris Delmas/AFP via Getty Images

Michelle Obama gently buried her husband’s former worldview this week while delivering other “cold hard truths” to America. “We live in a deeply divid(...)