• Super Tuesday: Joe Biden scores big wins

    The former United States Vice President Joe Biden was speaking to supporters in Los Angeles after winning the Arkansas, Minnesota, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Alabama, North Carolina and Virginia primaries. Biden is awaiting the full results from the Super Tuesday vote to …..

  • Iowa caucus results delayed due to ‘reporting issue’

    The first attempt in the US to pick a Democratic presidential nominee has got off to a confusing start, after results from the Iowa caucuses were delayed. Local party officials blame ‘inconsistencies’ in reporting for the setback. The results would …..

  • Senate confirms Trump’s consumer watchdog pick

    The U.S. Senate voted 50-49 on Thursday to confirm President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the U.S. consumer watchdog despite opposition from Democrats and consumer groups who say she is unqualified. Reuters: Politics

  • In big win for Trump, Senate approves his conservative court pick

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Republican-led Senate on Friday gave Donald Trump the biggest triumph of his young presidency, confirming his Supreme Court nominee over stout Democratic opposition and restoring a conservative majority on the highest U.S. judicial body. Reuters: Politics

  • Democrats pick Perez to lead party against Trump

    ATLANTA (Reuters) – U.S. Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as chairman on Saturday, choosing a veteran of the Obama administration to lead the daunting task of rebuilding the party and heading the opposition to Republican President Donald Trump. …..