US President Joe Biden will use his first big presidential moment on the global stage at Friday’s Group of Seven (G7) meeting of world leaders to announce that the US will soon release $4 billion for an international effort to bolster the purchase and distribution of coronavirus vaccines to
After waiting months and sometimes years in Mexico, people seeking asylum in the United States are being allowed into the country starting Friday as they wait for courts to decide on their cases, unwinding one of the Trump administration’s signature immigration policies that President Joe Bi
Former U.S. Republican Senator Bob Dole, who unsuccessfully ran for president in 1996, said on Thursday that he has been diagnosed with advanced lung cancer and will undergo treatment beginning next week.
“Recently, I was diagnosed with stage-four lung cancer....while I certainly have some
Former US president Donald Trump said on Wednesday it was too early to say whether he will make a bid for the 2024 presidential election.
Breaking a month-long silence since leaving office, Mr Trump gave a string of interviews to acknowledge the death of conservative commentator Rush Limbaug
Former US president Donald Trump lashed out at Republican senate leader Mitch McConnell in a lengthy statement released on Tuesday night.
Mr Trump also vowed to provide support in electoral races for challengers to lawmakers who have crossed him, signalling his intention to further the rifts in a
President Joe Biden predicted that by the end of the year life in the United States would start to resemble conditions prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, largely based on his pledge to make vaccines available for the entire population by July.
“With the grace of God and the goodwill of neighbo
New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo said, in a press conference, that the state authorities have always and completely announced all deaths due to Corona virus in hospitals and nursing homes.
"The New York State Health Department has always, fully and publicly reported all deaths related to COVI
Health officials in the US state of Oregon are investigating four cases of coronavirus after their owners received two doses of the anti-virus vaccine.
The Oregon Health Authority said that the symptoms of the four individuals ranged from no symptoms to mild symptoms.
She added, "We are working
US President Joe Biden called on Congress to enact "commonsense" gun law reforms, three years after the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida.
"This administration will not wait for the next mass shooting to heed that call," Mr Biden said on Sunday, marking the Valentine's Day sho
Donald Trump on Saturday was acquitted by the US Senate in his second impeachment trial in 12 months, as his fellow Republicans shielded him from accountability for the deadly assault by his supporters on the US Capitol, a shrine of American democracy.
The US Senate vote of 57-43 fell short of the
US senators broke into a standing ovation and cheering as they voted to award a medal to hero police officer Eugene Goodman.
US Capitol police officer Goodman helped keep a crowd of attackers out of the Senate chamber during the riots in Washington, potentially saved the lives of lawmakers with h
US President Joe Biden on Thursday said the coronavirus vaccination programme he inherited from Donald Trump was in "much worse shape" than he had expected, while urging patience and saying the government has bought 200 million more doses.
"We're not going to have everything fixed for a while, bu
A healthcare system deteriorating for decades, compounded by policies created by former president Donald Trump, led to unnecessary deaths both early in Mr Trump's presidency and during the Covid-19 pandemic, a recent study stated.
The peer-reviewed study by medical journal The Lancet re
California surpassed New York on Tuesday as the US state with the most coronavirus deaths, a grim reminder of the pandemic's toll even as the vaccine distribution programme and a sharp drop in new cases buoyed hopes of life eventually returning to normal.
As of late on Tuesday more than 45,000 pe
Georgia’s secretary of state’s office opened an investigation into a phone call between Donald Trump and the state’s top elections official in which the former president said he wanted to “find” enough votes to overturn his loss in the state, an official said.
Ron Wright, a Republican representative from Texas, died Sunday after battling cancer and Covid-19, becoming the first sitting member of the US Congress to pass away after testing positive for the coronavirus.
Mr Wright, 67, represented a district that stretched south and south-east of the Dallas
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate will pause former President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial from Friday evening to Saturday evening this week to honor a request by a Trump attorney who observes the Jewish Sabbath, a spokesman for Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said on Sunday.
US President Joe Biden does not believe his predecessor Donald Trump should have access to intelligence briefings because of his "erratic behaviour", a courtesy that historically has been granted to outgoing presidents.
The concern he (Trump) might share information, the Democrat president said i