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Donald John Trump, born June 14, 1946, became the 45th President of the United States in 2017, after he defeated Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in the general election of 2016. He was preceded by Barack Obama, who was in office for two terms between January 20, 2009 and January 20, 2017. He was succeeded by Joe Biden, who became 46th President of the United States on January 20, 2021.

 

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Bizarre recent headlines around Donald Trump and other notable Republicans suggest US politics is spinning out of control, but there is reason to hope. House Speaker Mike Johnson getting aid for Ukraine passed suggests there are limits to the extremism in the Republican Party and sanity can still prevail.

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  • Trump was booed repeatedly while addressing Saturday night’s Libertarian Party National Convention, with many in the crowd shouting insults during his speech
  • Libertarians, who prioritise small government and individual freedoms, are sceptical of Trump, and his invitation to address the convention divided the party
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O’Donnell feuded with ex president Donald Trump and his notorious fixer – then Michael Cohen went to jail and formed a close bond with the actress, who’s now supporting him at the hush-money trial

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US President Joe Biden will likely miss a Ukraine peace summit next month because it conflicts with a campaign fundraiser in California he’s set to attend alongside George Clooney, Julia Roberts and other stars.

Donald Trump holds a rally in the mainly Hispanic and black neighbourhood of New York City’s South Bronx, where he sought to portray migrants as a violent threat to America.

The Republican presidential candidate said the journalist would be freed soon after the November election, though the Kremlin denied having contact with Trump.

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An ‘Appeal to Heaven’ flag, which was carried by rioters during the January 6 insurrection, was displayed outside Justice Samuel Alito’s beach holiday home.

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Hazardous-materials teams were called in after the vials were discovered, though it is not clear if anyone came into contact with the blood or why it was sent.

The director of an explosive biopic that shows Donald Trump raping his wife defended the controversial scene, saying the alleged incident is ‘well known’ and shed light on the former US president’s character.

Vance could be Trump’s pick for vice-president, but just a few years ago he was comparing the presidential hopeful to Hitler and opioids … so what changed?

North Korea and Russia have exploited the US-China schism to take actions that undermined the global order, Jia Qingguo of Peking University says at Hong Kong University.

Rape, erectile dysfunction, baldness and betrayal: an explosive new biopic of Donald Trump paints an unflinching but nuanced portrait of the former US president.

A video posted by Donald Trump’s Truth Social account shows hypothetical headlines speaking of a ‘unified reich’ if he wins the 2024 presidential election.

Trump’s former fixer Michael Cohen, the prosecution’s final witness, said he pocketed most of a sum of money which was meant for a tech company that did work for Trump’s firm.

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Three former US foreign policy officials in Donald Trump’s administration met Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other public figures in Israel.

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Shortly before being served, the ex-New York mayor had taken to social media to taunt officials, saying they must dismiss the charges if they couldn’t find him.

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The dispatch of such a specialised China watcher to the embassy is part of the Biden administration’s efforts to reinforce intelligence gathering.

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The justice faced calls to recuse himself from cases involving the ex-US president after a photo surfaced of the upside-down flag being flown outside his home.

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Stormy Daniels’ husband Barrett Blade has spoken out about the effect the Donald Trump ‘hush money’ trial is having on the couple – here’s what you need to know about Blade

Jurors heard audio clips of Cohen saying the case ‘fills me with delight’ and that he felt ‘giddy with hope and laughter’ imagining Trump and his family in jail.

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Biden’s interview with special counsel Robert Hur is at the centre of a Republican effort to hold Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt of Congress, the Justice Department told lawmakers on Thursday.

Analysts say Beijing is preparing ‘for all types of situations’ in a trade war with the US that shows no sign of abating after six years, as the leading presidential candidates vow to turn up the heat.

As Donald Trump faces a historic criminal trial, senior Republicans are beating a path to his New York courtroom to hammer home the narrative of a witch hunt and launch proxy attacks on witnesses he is barred from targeting.