Trump’s likely picks: a cabinet of horrors for Democrats

Trump’s likely picks: a cabinet of horrors for Democrats

US progressives who have not yet recovered from Donald Trump’s shock victory may be in for another jolt when the 45th US president selects his future government. Here’s an overview of the key names circulating. Donald J. Trump pitched himself as an outsider on the campaign trail, which gives him a limited pool from which […]

Democrats question FBI’s timing as Bill Clinton archives released days before election

Democrats question FBI’s timing as Bill Clinton archives released days before election

  Only days before the election, the FBI released an archive of documents from a long-closed investigation into Bill Clinton’s 2001 presidential pardon of a fugitive financier, prompting questions from Hillary Clinton’s campaign about its timing. The release comes amid the bureau’s controversially timed review of emails from a Hillary Clinton aide. The 129 pages […]

FBI probes Russian involvement in leak of top Democrats’ emails

FBI probes Russian involvement in leak of top Democrats’ emails

Russia on Tuesday denied claims that it hacked internal emails from members of the Democratic Party, a day after the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said it was investigating possible Russian involvement in the WikiLeaks release. The FBI announced Monday it was investigating the embarrassing hack of Democratic National Committee emails — a breach […]