Armed policemen gather next to an FBI armoured vehicle next to the Cielo Vista Mall as an active shooter situation is ongoing. Photograph: Joel Angel Juarez/ AFP/Getty Images

Multiple people were killed in a shooting at a WalMart in El Paso, Texas on Saturday and one man was in custody after the latest US mass shooting. El(...)

Democratic senators-elect Kyrsten Sinema  and Jacky Rosen  walk to the office of Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer for a meeting at the US Capitol on Tuesday.   Photograph:  Win McNamee/Getty Images

Just over a week after Americans went to the polls in the midterm elections, the incoming members of Congress arrived in Washington on Tuesday for “or(...)