Roger Stone, a longtime political adviser to US president Donald Trump, arrives for a hearing at the DC Federal District Court in Washington on March 14th last. Photograph: Erik S Lesser/EPA

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 Marine One departs Washington on Tuesday with US president Donald Trump on board.  Democratic leaders unveiled articles of impeachment on Tuesday charging Mr Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. Photograph: Pete Marovich/New York Times

The House judiciary committee was due to begin debating articles of impeachment against US president Donald Trump on Wednesday night amid expectations(...)

US president Donald Trump  in the Cabinet Room at the White House on December 9th. Photograph:  Brendan Smialowski/ AFP/Getty

A highly-anticipated report has debunked US president Donald Trump’s claim that the decision by US intelligence services to open an investigation into(...)

Former FBI director James Comey speaks in Washington, DC. File photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images

Former FBI director James Comey made a “serious error of judgment” when he announced shortly before the 2016 US presidential election that he was reo(...)

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A report by the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s internal watchdog into the agency’s handling of an enquiry into the management of emails by former (...)