Trump ally in Congress steps aside as Russia probe leader

Trump ally in Congress steps aside as Russia probe leader

The Republican leader of the House investigation into Russian interference in the US election announced on Thursday he was stepping aside after being criticised for compromising the probe in visits to the White House.

Trump to announce Exxon chief as secretary of state

Trump to announce Exxon chief as secretary of state

President-elect Donald Trump will reportedly name ExxonMobil chief Rex Tillerson as secretary of state despite mounting support for a congressional probe into Moscow's alleged interference in the US election.

Clinton promises 'clear-eyed' vision, says Trump cannot be trusted

Clinton promises 'clear-eyed' vision, says Trump cannot be trusted

US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said the challenges facing Americans demand steady leadership and a collective spirit, contrasting her character with what she described as a dangerous and volatile Donald Trump.