Donald Trump warns shutdown 'could last years'
US President Donald Trump threatened to declare a national emergency to build a border wall if he can't get congressional funding. Democrats said the president was in need of "an intervention" from Senate Republicans.
US Congress reconvenes with record number of women
The US House of Representatives is set to reconvene with a record number of women. The November mid-term elections saw Democrats win a large majority in the House and this is sure to change the dynamic in Washington.
Sweden Democrats: Far right takes over Swedish countryside
The southern Swedish state of Skane has become a fortress of the far-right Sweden Democrats. What does their rule mean for the local municipalities? Richard Orange went to Horby to find out.
Democrats seize House control in U.S. election
Democrats rode a wave of dissatisfaction with President Donald Trump to win control of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday, giving them the opportunity to block Trump's agenda and open his administration to intense scrutiny.
Two more suspicious packages found - FBI
Two more suspicious packages, similar to those intercepted before reaching Barack Obama and other high-profile Democrats, were found addressed to California Congresswoman Maxine Waters, the FBI said on Wednesday.
Chance the rapper on Kanye West ‘Black people don’t have to be Democrats'
Chance the Rapper on Kanye West: ‘Black People Don’t Have to Be Democrats’ Chance, a friend and collaborator of West, responded to this question on Twitter.
Trump Approves Release of Disputed GOP Memo on Handling of Russia Probe
Bloomberg's Sahil Kapur reports on the release of a Republican memo that Democrats have dismissed as a contrived account intended to protect the president.
In second day of shutdown, Republicans, Democrats dig in for fight
Republicans and Democrats appeared to harden their positions on Sunday as both sides hunkered down for what could be a prolonged fight, with a U.S. government shutdown in its second day.