US News

Article image
Josh Hawley finds new publisher after Simon & Schuster cancels book
Simon & Schuster severed ties with rightwing senator after Capitol attack

Martin Pengelly

18, Jan, 2021 @4:02 PM

Article image
How Biden era could kickstart coordinated approach to Russia
Analysis: the west has been hampered by the fatal ambiguity of Trump’s US policy towards Moscow

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

18, Jan, 2021 @2:33 PM

Article image
Washington security soars as inauguration approaches | First Thing
Security has been ramped up in Washington ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday, with the FBI vetting all 25,000 National Guard troops stationed there. Plus, Trump attacks environmental protections for a final time

Molly Blackall

18, Jan, 2021 @11:21 AM

Article image
How the Republican voter fraud lie paved the way for Trump to undermine Biden’s presidency
Trump has accelerated a deliberate strategy by Republicans to weaken faith in elections by making it harder to vote

Sam Levine in New York

18, Jan, 2021 @11:00 AM

Article image
Billionaire backer feels 'deceived' by Josh Hawley over election objections
Jeffrey Yass, Club for Growth donor, told associate he did not foresee senator’s role in attempt to overturn US democracy

Stephanie Kirchgaessner in Washington

18, Jan, 2021 @8:00 AM

Article image
'An unmitigated disaster': America's year of Covid
On 20 January 2020, the US saw its first confirmed coronavirus case – the beginning of a tsunami of infection that Trump failed to properly address

Ed Pilkington

18, Jan, 2021 @7:00 AM

Article image
Del Monte $20 bill set to sell for nearly $60,000 – barring banana skins
Rare printing error – or creative addition by bored employee – makes 2004 banknote a collector’s item, auctioneer says

Richard Luscombe

18, Jan, 2021 @7:00 AM

Article image
Tense calm in Washington as small pro-Trump groups gather at state capitols across US – as it happened
Rightwingers show up outside statehouses in Michigan, Ohio and South Carolina as inauguration day nears

Vivian Ho (now) and Joanna Walters and Tom Lutz (earlier)

18, Jan, 2021 @1:29 AM

Article image
Inflated ego: Trump baby blimp joins Museum of London collection
The 6-metre-high orange inflatable became a symbol of British protest against the outgoing US president

Caroline Davies

18, Jan, 2021 @12:01 AM

Article image
Biden will appeal for unity as US braces for violence by Trump supporters
America on edge as troops guard capitols and president-elect prepares executive orders to reverse Trump on climate, Iran, Covid and more

Richard Luscombe, with Julian Borger and Lois Beckett in Washington

17, Jan, 2021 @11:34 PM

Article image
Florida analyst who clashed with governor over Covid data faces arrest
Rebekah Jones, who clashed publicly with Ron DeSantis in a dispute over data manipulation, said she would turn herself in

Richard Luscombe in Miami

17, Jan, 2021 @9:25 PM

Article image
'I never imagined this': Washington prepares for an inauguration under siege
Presence of military garrison in city on a scale not witnessed since the civil war

Lois Beckett and Julian Borger in Washington

17, Jan, 2021 @8:14 PM

376 / 3,150 pages