How Hillary Clinton defied the odds to lose the presidency

How Hillary Clinton defied the odds to lose the presidency

With most pre-election polls having forecast a victory for Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton, her loss to Donald Trump has sent shock waves across the US, notably in political and media circles that usually claim an inside track. The Democrats’ loss came as a surprise to many, including those in Clinton’s inner circle. They had a […]

Hillary Clinton: A First Lady at the threshold of the Oval Office

Hillary Clinton: A First Lady at the threshold of the Oval Office

Hillary Clinton has been at the forefront of American politics for 25 years, from serving as first lady and as a US senator to secretary of state and the Democratic presidential nominee. She now appears poised to claim the nation’s highest office. Clinton could make history this autumn as the first woman to be elected […]

FBI says no charges against Hillary Clinton after new email review

FBI says no charges against Hillary Clinton after new email review

  The FBI on Sunday lifted the threat that Hillary Clinton might face charges over her private email server — another campaign bombshell just 36 hours before her White House showdown with Donald Trump. The Democrat’s camp welcomed the news that FBI Director James Comey had decided not to change his July recommendation that she […]

‘Nobody more qualified than Hillary Clinton’, Obama tells Democratic convention

‘Nobody more qualified than Hillary Clinton’, Obama tells Democratic convention

  President Barack Obama painted an optimistic picture of America’s future in a speech Wednesday aimed at giving full-hearted support to Hillary Clinton to help her defeat Republican rival Donald Trump and become the first woman elected US president. “There has never been a man or woman, not me, not Bill (Clinton) – nobody more […]

Hillary Clinton secures Democratic nomination, makes history

Hillary Clinton secures Democratic nomination, makes history

On a night awash in history, Hillary Clinton triumphantly became the first woman to lead a major American political party toward the White House, breaking through a barrier that painfully eluded her eight years ago. She put an electrifying cap on the Democratic convention’s second night, appearing by video from New York and declaring to […]

Here’s even more of the emails Hillary Clinton deleted because they were ‘private’ but which a judge says are government related…

Here’s even more of the emails Hillary Clinton deleted because they were ‘private’ but which a judge says are government related…

An additional 165 pages of emails from Hillary Clinton’s time at the State Department surfaced Monday, including nearly three dozen that the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee failed to hand over last year that were sent through her private server. The latest emails were released under court order by the State Department to the conservative legal […]