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A woman’s right to have an abortion through the first trimester of pregnancy was protected nationally in the US in 1973, following the supreme court’s landmark 7-2 ruling. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images

A leaked initial draft majority opinion suggests the US supreme court will vote to overturn the Roe v Wade decision that legalised abortion nationwide(...)

Giant pandas Mei Xiang, left and her cub Xiao Qi Ji eat a fruit cake in celebration of the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute’s 50 years of care of the enormously popular giant pandas in Washington. Photograph: Jose Luis Magana/AP

In the shade, out of the Washington Easter Sunday afternoon sunshine, 24-year-old Tian Tian and 23-year-old Mei Xiang sit eating side by side, sometim(...)

Us president Joe Biden and the first lady Jill Biden: Most of the money earned by the couple came from Mr Biden’s  $400,000 annual presidential salary and two pensions. Photograph: Samuel Corum/The New York Times

US president Joe Biden and his wife Jill had a joint gross income of $610,702 (€565,098) last year, new official returns show. The Bidens paid $150,4(...)

Simon Rex and Suzanna Son in Red Rocket.

Stepping bravely out into a censorious media environment where depiction is too often viewed as endorsement and the distinction between hero and prota(...)

The United Nations in New York: Their tweet describing my initial story as “fake” has now been deleted. Photograph: Justin Lane/EPA

There it was, in bold red and white, a big cross mark with the word “False”. My story had been “fact-checked” by the website that calls itself the “in(...)

Henry Kissinger, US secretary of state, with vice premier Deng Xiaoping of China at a dinner  in 1974, New York

You will have seen it play out on the news so often as to become cliché. A bereaved person embarks on a crusade against whichever disease, crime or pu(...)

 Former Trump administration adviser Steve Bannon turning himself in at the FBI Washington Field Office on Monday. Photograph: Win McNamee/Getty Images

Flanked by black-clad bodyguards and making ominous comments about President Joe Biden, former president Donald Trump’s longtime adviser Steve Bannon (...)

US secretary of state Colin Powell speaks adresses the United Nations Security Council in 2003 ahead of the Iraq War. Photograph: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images

Colin Powell, who served Democratic and Republican presidents in war and peace but whose sterling reputation was forever stained when he went before t(...)

There are few more prestigious addresses nor a more admired building in Dublin that the American embassy in Ballsbridge. The Chancery Building, to gi(...)

California Governor Gavin Newsom speaks to the crowd during one of the final events of his successful campaign to stave off a recall attempt. Photograph: David McNew/Getty Images

It is some feat to persuade the young that a Republican ran Los Angeles in this century. Even if you can sell them on the fact of Richard Riordan, the(...)

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