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OPINION: Donald Trump's former fixer Michael Cohen found his way into the news again this week with The Wall Street Journal reporting that at Trump's behest, Cohen paid an IT consultant to rig a handful of online polls in his boss's favour. One poll in 2014 ranked the country's top business leaders. The other, in 2015, ranked Republican candidates for President. Then a private citizen, Trump ostensibly wanted to boost his profile.
Forensic experts attempted to separate and count charred heaps of corpses in central Mexico on Saturday after a massive fireball erupted at an illegal pipeline tap, killing at least 66 people.
âChrisette Michele held hands with her band members during a final prayer, posed for a pre-show Instagram photo and stepped out into what remains of a career battered by a five-minute-18-second association with Donald Trump.
The pantry was looking awfully empty, but now there will be mac and cheese, followed by more mac and cheese, and then maybe on the next day, how about maybe just a little mac and cheese?
George W Bush has been an unintentional beneficiary of the Trump administration, his reputation buoyed with the benefit of time and an unpopular president from his own party.
A Mexican former politician and mistress of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman told his trial how she escaped through a drainage tunnel with the naked drug lord before his capture in 2014.
The US special counsel's office has issued a rare public statement disputing the accuracy of a news report saying that President Donald Trump told his personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress.
Former Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke was sentenced to 6 years in prison Friday (Saturday NZ time) for the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, closing one of the most racially fraught and socially significant chapters in recent Chicago history.
A video shows a dog following its owner's vehicle after the owner abandoned them at an animal shelter in the US.
US President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to broker a deal to coax the North to give up its nuclear program, the White House announced Friday (Saturday NZ time).
US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday (Saturday NZ time) cancelled her plans to travel by commercial plane to visit US troops in Afghanistan, saying President Donald Trump had caused a security risk by talking about the trip.
When senator Lindsey Graham asked President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general, William Barr, earlier this week whether it would be a crime if "the president tried to coach somebody not to testify, or testify falsely," Barr was unequivocal: "Yes," the nominee replied. "Under an obstruction statute, yes."
Sherrilyn Kenyon, the best-selling author of the Dark-Hunter series, began writing as a child to survive her own bleak circumstances - poverty and neglect, punctuated by the shouts of her parents.
US President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, on has dialled back a comment that had left open the possibility that members of Trump's 2016 campaign may have conspired with Russia, saying he did not intend to suggest any conspiracy or wrongdoing.
A rare "super blood wolf moon" eclipse will be seen in the skies across many parts of the world next week.
A grand US ritual became a potential casualty of the partial government shutdown as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked President Donald Trump to postpone his January 29 (local time) State of the Union speech.
The Trump administration separated thousands more migrant children from their parents at the US border than previously has been made public, according to an investigative report released Thursday, but the federal tracking system has been so poor that the precise number is hazy.
OPINION: After last week's debacle on the tarmac at Oakland International Airport, it's hard to imagine why anyone would want to fly Aeromexico.