WHETHER the Republican or the Democratic candidate triumphed in the special Senate election in Alabama this week did not really matter since under either scenario, the Republicans would have lost and...

[BIRMINGHAM, Alabama] Democrat Doug Jones won a bitter fight for a US Senate seat in deeply conservative Alabama on Tuesday, dealing a political blow to President Donald Trump in a race marked by...

IT has been said that time flies when you are having a good time. It's not clear, however, whether that was the reason Americans had the strange sensation that Donald Trump's electoral...

[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump infuriated Republicans on Wednesday by agreeing to ease US borrowing limits, forestalling a government shutdown and siding with opposition Democrats in a high-...

DEMOCRATS and Republicans have never been further apart in their expectations for the economy than they are right now.

[WASHINGTON] Democrats furious with Republican secrecy planned to bring Senate business to a halt on Monday night to protest President Donald Trump's party crafting a back-room Obamacare repeal...