Trump Bannon row: White House lawyers threaten former aide

Media captionWhite House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders explains why Mr Trump rounded on his former adviser Steve Bannon US President Donald Trump’s lawyers have written to his former strategist Steve Bannon, saying he has violated a non-disclosure agreement. The cease-and-desist notice accuses Mr Bannon of defaming the president in speaking to author Michael Wolff. Wolff’s […]

Trump Bannon row: 11 explosive claims from new book

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Trump sits at the White House Resolute Desk in the Oval Office Donald Trump was “befuddled” by his election win, did not enjoy his inauguration and was scared of the White House, according to a new book. Journalist Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House […]

Trump-Bannon row: White House lawyers issue cease-and-desist order

Media captionFive things Trump thinks about Bannon now US President Donald Trump’s lawyers have written to his former strategist Steve Bannon, saying he has violated a non-disclosure agreement. The cease-and-desist notice accuses Mr Bannon of defaming the president in speaking to author Michael Wolff. Mr Wolff’s forthcoming tell-all book describes the president as being unprepared […]

10 explosive revelations from new Trump book

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Trump sits at the White House Resolute Desk in the Oval Office Donald Trump was “befuddled” by his election win, did not enjoy his inauguration and was scared of the White House, according to a new book. Journalist Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House […]

‘Bomb cyclone’: Explosive winter storm hits US

Media captionIt snowed in Tallahassee, Florida, for the first time in 28 years A severe winter storm is hitting the eastern US, extending a cold snap that has already claimed 11 lives. Forecasters say a severe pressure drop will lead to an explosive winter storm along the eastern US, and is already bringing snow to […]

Claim Trump aide warned of UK spying absurd, says Tony Blair

Image copyright Reuters A claim that Tony Blair warned Donald Trump’s aides UK intelligence may have spied on him is “a complete fabrication”, the former PM has said. A new book says Mr Blair had shared a “juicy rumour” with the son-in-law of the US president, Jared Kushner, that campaign staff, “possibly even Trump himself”, […]

Trump scraps his own voter fraud commission

Image copyright Reuters US President Donald Trump has scrapped the voter fraud commission he set up in May to investigate his own allegations of illegal voting. A White House statement said many US states had refused to cooperate with the commission. Mr Trump has said fraud had cost him the popular vote in the 2016 […]

Ex-aide Bannon has lost his mind – Trump

Ex-aide Bannon has lost his mind – Trump

Former White House aide Steve Bannon “lost his mind” after he lost his job at the White House, US President Donald Trump has said. The president disavowed Mr Bannon after he was quoted in a new book describing a meeting between Mr Trump’s son and a group of Russians as “treasonous”. The Russians had offered […]

‘Bomb cyclone’: US braces for explosive winter storm

Media captionIt’s snowed in Tallahassee, Florida, for the first time in 28 years The US is braced for a “bomb cyclone” – a weather phenomenon which officials say will arrive during a cold snap that has already claimed at least 11 lives. Forecasters say a severe pressure drop will lead to an explosive winter storm […]