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Graham vows probe after McCabe interview on Trump

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Senator Lindsey Graham said he was “stunned” by the latest comments by Andrew McCabe The chairman of the US Senate Judiciary Committee has vowed to get to the bottom of allegations that discussions were held in 2017 on removing President Donald Trump from office. Senator …

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Jussie Smollett had no role in own attack, lawyers say

Image copyright AFP Image caption Jussie Smollett’s lawyers said the actor felt “victimised” by reports he was involved Lawyers for the US actor Jussie Smollett have denied he had any role in an assault last month he alleges was carried out by two white men. Their statement came after sources …

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Key senator vows to probe discussions about removing Trump

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Senator Lindsey Graham said he was “stunned” by the latest comments by Andrew McCabe The chairman of the US Senate Judiciary Committee has vowed to get to the bottom of allegations that discussions were held in 2017 on removing President Donald Trump from office. Senator …

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Heather Nauert withdraws bid to be US envoy to UN

Media captionWho is Heather Nauert? US President Donald Trump’s pick to be America’s new UN ambassador, Heather Nauert, has withdrawn her nomination for the post. Ms Nauert, a former Fox News presenter, said in a statement on Saturday that the decision was made “in the best interest of my family”. …

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Heather Nauert withdraws nomination as US envoy to UN

Media captionWho is Heather Nauert? US President Donald Trump’s pick to be America’s new UN ambassador, Heather Nauert, has withdrawn her nomination for the post. Ms Nauert, a former Fox News presenter, said in a statement on Saturday that the decision was made “in the best interest of my family”. …

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Mexico border wall: Trump faces fight in the courts

Media captionTrump: ‘I’ve signed the order – now we’ll be sued’ President Trump faces legal challenges to his decision to use emergency powers to build a wall on the US border with Mexico. California and New York said they would take legal action to challenge his move to bypass Congress …

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Jussie Smollett: Suspects held over attack on actor released

Image copyright Getty Images Chicago police have released two men arrested in connection with an alleged attack on Empire actor Jussie Smollett. The US TV star needed hospital treatment last month after a suspected racist and homophobic attack. A police spokesperson said on Friday the men were released without charge …

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