What a difference a year makes ... Just 12 months ago to the day I was waxing lyrical about all 2016 had in store for us using that old Chinese curse of “may you live in interesting times” as a springboard.
Thousands of protesters flooded city streets across America to condemn Donald Trump’s election in demonstrations that showed the raw divisions exposed by the presidential race.
Tributes have poured in for Barack Obama a day after Donald Trump won the American election to become the next US president.
After 18 months of campaigning - often bitter, frequently bizarre, and sometimes barely believable - the race for the White House reached its climax. Here, the Press Association looks at the key moments on a night of high drama across the Atlantic:
It’s been a running joke, or maybe a serious statement, from many Americans in this divisive election race: “If my candidate doesn’t win, I’m moving to Canada.”
The presidential race between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton has already been the most ridiculous to watch in years and let’s face it, you’re probably going to need a drink come election night.
That awkward moment when you’re the first person in America to cast a vote and you miss the ballot box
We all know what it’s like when we’re presented with the most simple of tasks but for some unknown reason we’re incapable of not screwing it up.
A 36ft effigy of Donald Trump was set alight as the Edenbridge Bonfire Society put on a spectacular show on Bonfire Night.
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump battled it out at the University of Nevada for the final time before Americans go to the polls on November 8.
Barack Obama certainly knows how to keep it real. Now he’s criticised Donald Trump for sowing suspicion about the integrity of the US presidential election, telling him to “stop whining” and focus on winning votes. Ouch.
The Trump Organisation is continuing to progress with plans to develop a second golf course in the North-east.
US presidential hopeful Donald Trump’s golf resort in the north-east of Scotland grew sales last year despite the oil and gas downturn – but was still ended up £1million in the red.
A man who wanted an “audience” with Donald Trump spent three hours scaling the glass facade of Trump Tower on Wednesday using large suction cups, climbing as high as the 21st floor before police grabbed him and hauled him to safety through an open window.
A busy North-east road is closed this evening after a crash.
I always had in my mind that Trump would be too fancy a place for a comfortable lunch - but I couldn't be more wrong.
NINE North-east golf courses have made it on to a prestigious list of the best in the country.
THE Trump Organisation today revealed more detailed proposals of its planned second golf course in the North-east.
US real estate mogul and reality television star Donald Trump has announced he will seek the Republican nomination for president.
DONALD Trump today revealed he is to appeal against a decision to allow an offshore wind farm to be built near his North-east golf resort.