White House

4533 results

Then US vice president Joe Biden meets former taoiseach Enda Kenny TD at Government Buildings, Dublin in 2016. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

As the Brexit trade negotiations reach their crunch point, the election of Joe Biden as the next US president has given a last-minute impetus to the p(...)

Donald Trump is still refusing to accept defeat in the US presidential election. Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

My 14-year-old son’s soccer team took a beating last Sunday night. They ran into a buzzsaw, a bigger, faster, better side that played them off the par(...)

Gavin Barwell, Theresa May’s former chief of staff, said the UK government deliberately included controversial clauses in its Internal Market Bill, as a bargaining ploy.

The UK government is on course for a “significant rift” with the US over Brexit, Theresa May’s former chief of staff has warned. Gavin Barwell said t(...)

US president-elect Joe Biden speaks  in Wilmington, Delaware, on Tuesday. Photograph: Carolyn Kaster/AP

The president of the US does a lot to set the tone of global politics. The themes and language used by the occupant of the Oval Office are usually swi(...)

President-elect Joe Biden said  the delay ‘does not change the dynamic at all of what we’re able to do’. Photograph: Carolyn Kaster/AP

Joe Biden said Donald Trump’s refusal to concede the election was “an embarrassment”, vowing to move forward with the presidential transition despite (...)

 US President Donald Trump (right) with  US attorney general William Barr. Photograph:  Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

US attorney general William Barr’s instruction to federal prosecutors to investigate possible instances of electoral fraud is a significant escalation(...)

Joe Biden’s dog Champ lounges in front of  the US vice-president’s residence in Washington in 2012. Photograph: Win McNamee/Getty Images

Joe Biden’s election win means the White House will once again be home to a first pet – or in this case two first pets. The Biden family includes two(...)

Donald Trump leaving the Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda after being treated  for Covid-19. The Food and Drug Administration has granted emergency authorisation for  a Covid-19 antibody treatment made by Eli Lilly that is similar to a therapy given to Mr Trump. Photograph: Doug Mills/the New York Times

US regulators on Monday authorised emergency use of the first experimental antibody drug for Covid-19 in patients who are not hospitalised but are at (...)

A file image of US attorney general William Barr (left) and president Donald Trump. Mr   Barr, long a close defender of Mr Trump, gave federal prosecutors blanket authorisation  to open investigations into alleged voting irregularities. Photograph: Getty

President Donald Trump will push ahead on Tuesday with legal challenges to the results of last week’s election after US attorney general William Barr (...)

British  prime minister Boris Johnson during a media briefing in Downing Street on Monday on coronavirus. Photograph:   PA Photo

The Internal Market Bill’s treaty-breaking clauses, intended to give Britain more leverage in negotiations with the EU, have instead become a trap tha(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • Next
  • Last »