Leaders of Mexico and Brazil congratulate Biden on US election win

Leaders of Mexico and Brazil congratulate Biden on US election win

The leaders of Latin America's two biggest economies, Brazil and Mexico, congratulated Joe Biden on Tuesday on his election victory after a long delay that ignited criticism they were courting danger ...

Judges rule against Trump and allies in three US election lawsuits

Judges rule against Trump and allies in three US election lawsuits

President Donald Trump and his allies lost three court rulings on Thursday in their effort to stop President-elect Joe Biden from taking office, underscoring their dwindling options ...

Trump erupts as Biden closes in on US presidency

Trump erupts as Biden closes in on US presidency

President Donald Trump erupted in a tirade of unsubstantiated claims that he has been cheated out of winning the US election as vote counting across battleground states early Friday showed Democrat Joe Biden steadily closing in on victory.

Trump, Biden predict victory in knife-edge US election

Trump, Biden predict victory in knife-edge US election

Democrat Joe Biden claimed Wednesday he was winning America's knife-edge election, but President Donald Trump shot right back by predicting his own victory and accusing his opponent of trying to ‘steal’ the vote.

Russian interference in US election 'massive'

Russian interference in US election 'massive'

The social media tactics used by a Russian organisation to influence the 2016 US elections were broader and more targeted than previously thought, two new reports released on Monday show.

Trump says he has 'absolute' power to pardon himself

Trump says he has 'absolute' power to pardon himself

Trump's lawyers argued the president could not have obstructed the investigation, given the powers granted to him by the US Constitution.

US Counsel probing Russian election meddling questions UAE adviser

US Counsel probing Russian election meddling questions UAE adviser

A Lebanese-US businessman who acts as an adviser to the United Arab Emirates has reportedly come under the scrutiny of Robert Mueller, the special counsel who is probing Russian meddling in the 2016 US election.

Spain raises Russian meddling in Catalonia with EU

Spain raises Russian meddling in Catalonia with EU

Spain on Monday raised the issue of "disinformation and manipulation" emanating from Russia during the Catalan independence crisis, at a meeting of EU foreign and defence ministers.

Prospects for Putin-Trump meeting at Apec summit unclear

Prospects for Putin-Trump meeting at Apec summit unclear

Putin and Trump, who had their first face-to-face meeting in July to discuss allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, are both planning to attend this week's summit in the Vietnamese city of Danang.

Trump arrives in Paris with Russia scandal in tow

Trump arrives in Paris with Russia scandal in tow

Donald Trump arrived in Paris on Thursday for a presidential visit filled with Bastille Day pomp and which the White House hopes will offer respite from rolling scandal back home.

Trump son-in-law under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe

Trump son-in-law under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, a senior White House adviser, is under scrutiny by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the Russia probe, the Washington Post and NBC News reported on Thursday.

Russian computer programmer arrested in Spain

Russian computer programmer arrested in Spain

A Russian computer programmer, Pyotr Levashov, has been arrested in the Spanish city of Barcelona, a spokesman for the Russian embassy in Madrid said on Sunday.