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Donald Trump says he has signed documents to give "complete and total" control of his sprawling business empire to his adult sons. The President-elect's announcement comes amid fears he could face conflicts of interest when he enters the White House.Control of The Trump...
Dylann Roof, who shot dead nine black churchgoers who had invited him in to worship with them, has been sentenced to death in South Carolina. The 22-year-old becomes the first person in the US to be given the federal death...
Barack Obama will give his final speech as President of the United States to thousands of well-wishers in Chicago tonight - the city where he celebrated his ascent to power eight years ago. His speechwriters have been tasked with crafting...
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said he wants to reduce the gap between rich and poor - and will consider capping the pay of companies' top earners in relation to their lowest paid workers. It came after a series...
Donald Trump's nominee for Attorney General has been forced to deny he has sympathies for the Ku Klux Klan, describing its ideology as "hateful". It has been alleged Jeff Sessions once supported the white supremacist group and that he once...
The US has imposed sanctions on a British man after naming him as a member of an Islamic State terror cell dubbed "The Beatles". The State Department says Alexanda Kotey, 33, is one of a four-member cell responsible for beheading...
THE PAPERS' TOP STORIES :: The iJeremy Corbyn says bosses at companies with government contracts should not earn more than 20 times the wage of their lowest-paid worker.:: The GuardianThe Labour leader backed away from proposing the nationwide maximum wage...
Children's author Helen Bailey was drugged and "probably suffocated" by her partner before being dumped in a cesspit below her home, a court has heard. The 51-year-old's body was found deep in the grounds of her sprawling £1.5m property in Royston,...
The United States has tested a "swarm" of micro-drones - possibly previewing the future development of intelligent, autonomous weapons systems. Just over 100 Perdix micro-drones were dropped from three F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jets over California in October.The idea is that in...
The US's spy chief says he would not put it past Russia to plant child pornography on Americans' computers. James Clapper, the Director of National Intelligence, was talking to a Senate committee hearing into Russian cyber attacks during the US...
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