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The US and China were close to a deal to end their trade dispute just 10 days ago. But while many on Capitol Hill  have backed US president Donald  Trump’s aggressive turn in the China talks, others have grown concerned

Donald Trump’s top economic adviser sought to contain the fallout from the escalation of trade tensions with Beijing, saying there was a “strong possi(...)

President Donald Trump has  vetoed a resolution from Congress directing him to end US participation in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, the second such move of his presidency. Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump has vetoed a bipartisan resolution that would have forced an end to US military involvement in Saudi Arabia’s civil war in Y(...)

Senator Mitt Romney said he was concerned about the precedent of the White House moving forward with a policy overtly rejected by Congress. Photograph:  Sarah Silbiger/The New York Times

The Republican-led Senate has issued a stinging rebuke of Donald Trump’s border wall, voting to block the president’s declaration of an emergency at t(...)

 Vogtle nuclear power plans near Waynesboro, Georgia in the US. A Democrat-led committee says that in the rush to transfer technology to the Saudis Trump aides may have violated regulations. Photograph:  Pallava Bagla/Corbis via Getty Images

White House officials have been pushing a plan to sell US nuclear power technology to Saudi Arabia in potential defiance of legal restrictions and reg(...)

Paul Manafort,  US president Donald Trump’s former campaign manager. His breach of his plea deal means he is likely to face a much tougher prison sentence than previously thought probable. File photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

William Barr has been confirmed as the next attorney general of the United States, replacing Jeff Sessions who was fired by President Donald Trump in (...)

Jeb Bush – polled as having the best shot at securing Republican nomination in 2014 election. Photograph: Reuters/Gary Hershorn

Promise me something: Over the coming weeks, whenever you hear a pundit or read a poll on the subject of who the 2020 Democratic nominee might be, yo(...)

US president Donald Trump speaks to the press in Washington on Tuesday when he declared his continuing support for Saudi Arabia. Photograph: Tom Brenner/The New York Times

US senators have written to president Donald Trump demanding that his administration “make a determination” about whether the Saudi Crown Prince Moham(...)

US president Donald Trump was described by erstwhile enemies Ted Cruz and Lindsey Graham as ‘a snivelling coward’ and a ‘jackass’. Both are now allies. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

A lifetime on and in front of the television, that hurried medium, trained Donald Trump in the art of the compressed jibe. Next to “low energy” and “l(...)

US vice president Mike Pence said  he is ‘100% confident’ no one on his staff wrote piece. Photograph: Ethan Miller/Getty

US vice president Mike Pence has said he is “100 per cent confident” that no one on his staff was involved with the anonymous New York Times column cr(...)

“I would meet with anybody. I believe in meeting,” Mr Trump has said at a press conference in the White House with Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte. Photograph: Getty Images

US president Donald Trump has said he is willing to meet with Iranian president Hassan Rouhani, a little over a week after he threatened Iran’s regime(...)

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