An amateur bodybuilder who admitted sending pipe bombs to prominent Democrats and CNN has been sentenced to 20 years in prison by a judge who concluded the bombs were not designed to explode.
Ten Democratic presidential hopefuls have faced off in a televised US debate that laid bare the struggle between a call for revolutionary policies and a desperate desire to defeat President Donald Trump.
Moderate Democratic presidential contenders pushed back against liberals on as the second round of presidential debates opened with a fresh clash over the direction of the party.
The Democratic-led House of Representatives has voted to condemn US president Donald Trump’s “racist comments” against four congresswomen, despite protestations by Mr Trump that he has not got “a racist bone in my body”.
Joe Biden strongly defended his civil rights record on Friday, pledging to be a “president who stands against racism” and “the forces of intolerance” and defiantly dismissing any suggestions otherwise.
Fringe Democratic candidate for United States presidency, author Marianne Williamson, has captured the attention of social media with her “spiritual” debate style.
Democratic divisions over race, age and ideology surged into public view as the party’s leading US presidential contenders faced off in a fiery debate over who is best positioned to take on President Donald Trump.
Some Democratic presidential hopefuls spoke some Spanish during the first televised debate of the 2020 election, evoking praise from some Latino activists and eye rolls from others.
The first debate of the 2020 Democratic US presidential race kicked off with a two-hour event featuring 10 candidates, including three senators, a mayor and several current or former members of Congress.
Robert Mueller has agreed to give evidence publicly before Congress on July 17 after Democrats issued subpoenas to compel him to appear, the chairmen of two House committees have announced.
New York police are investigating another suspicious package which US media reported was sent to a restaurant owned by actor Robert De Niro.
Taylor Swift has shared her backing for two Democratic candidates following years of silence on political matters.