Joe Biden will take the oath of office at his inauguration as president of the United States from a Supreme Court chief justice he voted against.
The highest death toll from coronavirus in the world and an economic fallout leaving millions jobless has compounded the turmoil of a bitterly-divided nation where democracy itself at times seemed in jeopardy.
Donald Trump’s permanent suspension from Twitter following the storming of the US Capitol by his supporters marks another significant step in the president’s tumultuous relationship with social media.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will find out whether he will be extradited to the United States.
WikiLeaks has called for the United States to drop charges against Julian Assange ahead of a judge’s decision on whether he will be extradited from the UK.
Richard Osman’s The Thursday Murder Club has become the first debut novel to score a Christmas number one.
I watched a recent President Obama interview and remembered what was and then looked forward to what could be with the new presidency.
US President Donald Trump has railed against the Paris climate accord, telling world leaders at a virtual summit the agreement was designed to cripple the American economy, not save the planet.
Barack Obama has said it will take more than one election to reverse a culture of “crazy conspiracy theories” in US politics.
Barack Obama included Beyonce, The Beatles and Bob Dylan on a playlist of songs that inspired him during his presidency.
Barack Obama has said Donald Trump’s refusal to accept the results of the election that delivered victory for Democrat Joe Biden is putting the United States on a “dangerous path”.
Barack Obama will make a virtual appearance at this year’s Booker Prize awards ceremony.
Leaders across the globe have offered their congratulations to Democrat candidate Joe Biden after he was announced as president-elect this afternoon.
Joe Biden’s third bid for the White House has been a success as he is preparing to become the 46th President of the United States.
Barack Obama accused Donald Trump of failing to take the coronavirus pandemic and the presidency seriously as he campaigned alongside Joe Biden in Michigan on the final weekend of the 2020 campaign.
Described by Barack Obama as the “best vice president America ever had”, Joe Biden is in the home stretch of his third race for the Presidency.
A man charged in an alleged conspiracy to kidnap Michigan’s governor also made threatening comments online about Donald Trump, Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, an FBI agent said.
Jennifer Lawrence has said she is “proud” to be a Democrat after revealing she had previously voted Republican.
US President Donald Trump could still have a path to the 270 Electoral College votes he needs to win re-election but it will require everything to break in his direction a second time, according to experts.
Journalist Kirsty Wark has told how Downing Street tried to stop her interviewing then-PM Margaret Thatcher on Newsnight.
Taylor Swift has again placed herself in opposition to Donald Trump as she voiced support for a voting method the president has frequently attacked.
Beyonce has joined a host of stars in delivering a message for graduates, as part of YouTube’s Dear Class of 2020 virtual graduation series.
A new documentary will provide a “rare and up-close look” at the life of Michelle Obama as she embarked on a tour to promote her memoir, Netflix has said.
Kanye West has confirmed he intends to vote in the upcoming US presidential election – and indicated he will be supporting Donald Trump.
Hollywood great Clint Eastwood appears to have given his backing to billionaire former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg for president.
US President Donald Trump and the stars of show business have paid tribute to retired basketball player Kobe Bryant after his death in a helicopter crash.
Phoebe Waller-Bridge has said it was “extraordinary” to receive praise from Barack Obama for her TV series Fleabag.
Sir Sam Mendes said he “couldn’t be more thrilled” as his film 1917 was nominated for 10 awards at the Oscars.
Emilia Clarke has said there were tears and “terrible jokes” when she met her “hero” Barack Obama.
The first project backed by Michelle and Barack Obama’s production company has begun streaming on Netflix.