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The Biden administration announced the sanctions on Thursday (Andrew Harnik/AP)

US expels Russian diplomats and imposes new round of sanctions


The Biden administration has announced the US is expelling 10 Russian diplomats and imposing sanctions against dozens of companies and people, holding the Kremlin accountable for interference in last year’s presidential election and the cyber hacking of federal agencies.

A handler walks Major, the White House dog at the centre of a second biting incident in a month (Evan Vucci/AP)

Biden’s dog bites again


President Joe Biden’s younger dog Major has been involved in his second biting incident of the month, the White House said on Tuesday.

Sarah Huckabee Sanders during the state visit to London earlier this month (Tolga Akmen/PA)

Notable departures from Donald Trump’s White House


With press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders announcing she is standing down from he role at the White House, we take a look at some of the other high-ranking officials who have departed from the Trump administration – either voluntarily or by being sacked by the president.