Money now owed by Stephanie Clifford (Stormy Daniels) to compensate Trump’s team of lawyers for their work on the case will not be insignificant. File photograph: Hector Retamal/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump exchanged insults on Tuesday with Stormy Daniels, the adult film actor who claims she had an affair with him in 2006. Mr Tr(...)

Michael Cohen, behind Donald Trump on the left, at a campaign stop at the New Spirit Revival Center in Cleveland, Ohio, on September 21st, 2016. Photograph: Eric Thayer/New York Times

Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, dropped a bombshell this week as he confessed to paying hush money to two women to influence t(...)

 Stephanie Clifford, also known as Stormy Daniels, with her lawyer Michael Avenatti. Photograph: Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP/Getty Images

Stormy Daniels, the porn actor who has said she had an affair with US president Donald Trump, was arrested while performing at an Ohio strip club on (...)

Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko meeting US president Donald Trump  at the White House  on June 20th, 2017: BBC reports the meeting was secured by a secret payment of up to $600,000.  Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty

Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has denounced as “an outright lie, slander and fake” a report that he secured a White House meeting with US presi(...)

The payment of $130,000 to adult film star Stormy Daniels is a persistent problem for President Trump. Photographs: Reuters

US president Donald Trump’s legal troubles continued to mount on Friday as the White House struggled to present a coherent narrative of circumstances (...)

Military footing: Donald Trump salutes coastguards shortly after firing FBI head James Comey. Photograph: Getty

From the beginning of Donald Trump’s presidency there has been a question: when he runs out of phoney wars will he have to start a real one? President(...)

Playboy model Karen McDougal has sued a media company she says paid her $150,000 to keep quiet about an affairshe says she had with US president Donald Trump.  Photograph: Gregg DeGuire/WireImage

US president Donald Trump faced legal challenges from women on two fronts on Tuesday as a defamation lawsuit brought by a former Apprentice TV show co(...)

Adult-film actor Stormy Daniels, real name Stephanie Clifford, claims she had an ‘intimate relationship’ with Donald Trump. Photograph: Eduardo Munoz/Reuters

The White House has made a mysterious claim that Donald Trump won a case “in arbitration” against a pornographic film actor who alleges that she had s(...)

Adult film actress Stormy Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford. “Everything is off now, and Stormy is going to tell her story,” her manager Gina Rodriguez said. Photograph: Paul Buck/EPA

Porn star Stormy Daniels believes she is now free to discuss her alleged sexual encounter with US president Donald Trump, her manager told the AP news(...)