The US Senate has introduced even stricter rules for journalists during the impeachment trial. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty

There were bright blue skies over the US Capitol on another historic day in Washington on Tuesday as the impeachment trial of Donald Trump began in ea(...)

Alan Dershowitz: Over the years, he has put himself on the side of an impressive pantheon of villainy in the realm of violence against girls and women.  Photograph: Richard Drew

Can a woman be president of the United States? Hell, yes. I’ve covered the men who run the world my whole life. And there have been a lot of screw-ups(...)

Kenneth Starr, the former special prosecutor who investigated former US president Bill Clinton. Photograph:  Rob Lever/AFP via Getty Images

Former special counsel Kenneth Starr – a key figure in Bill Clinton’s impeachment 21 years ago – has been added to US president Donald Trump’s legal t(...)

Bill Clinton returns to the Oval Office after offering an apology for his actions during a Rose Garden speech on December 19th, 1998, the day the House of Representatives voted to impeach him. Photograph: Paul Hosefros/New York Times

The US House of Representatives is expected to vote on Wednesday on House Resolution 755: “Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United State(...)

Donald Trump: ‘We’re in a constant state of shock that all of these norms are being broken,’ Maureen Dowd says. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty

“My dad emigrated from Ireland and came through the Statue of Liberty, and I just think the Statue of Liberty is weeping,” Maureen Dowd replies when I(...)

A photograph showing former White House intern Monica Lewinsky meeting president Bill Clinton at a White House function submitted as evidence in documents by the Starr investigation and released by the House Judicary committee September 21st, 1998.

Only a few years ago, the news that Hollywood liberals were making a series about the Bill Clinton impeachment would fill the former president’s suppo(...)

American Crime Story: Monica Lewinsky is a producer of its series about the Bill Clinton sex scandal. Photograph: Damon Winter/New York Times

Monica Lewinsky is among the producers of a new series of American Crime Story focusing on the Bill Clinton sex scandal. Titled Impeachment: American(...)

US attorney general William Barr departs after speaking at a news conference on Thursday about special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

For all his bluster about being a master builder, Donald Trump really made his millions through branding. From chewy steaks to failing casinos, Trump (...)

Monica Lewinsky at Vanity Fair’s Oscar  party last weekend. Photograph: Reuters/Danny Moloshok

An hour before Monica Lewinsky was due to speak at the Talent Summit in Dublin on Wednesday afternoon, she tweeted: “been in Dublin for only 24 hours (...)

Monica Lewinsky in New York, 2015. Photograph: Damon Winter/The New York Times

Amid the intense swirl of commentary that characterises social media, sometimes the most simple words make an impact. In October 2017 the official Twi(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • Next
  • Last »