The Senate majority leader blocked Merrick Garland's nomination during the Obama administration in 2016, purportedly because it was an election year.
Washington Post columnist Dana Milbank said he had been granted a White House hard pass for 21 years, but no more.
09/05/2019 2:55 PM AEST
Former Vice President Joe Biden announced his bid for the White House on Thursday after months of speculation. The longtime
26/04/2019 2:19 PM AEST
The Muslim call to prayer was broadcast across New Zealand on Friday afternoon, a week after a horrific terrorist attack
22/03/2019 2:01 PM AEDT
The White House issued a statement condemning the attack. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families
15/03/2019 1:26 PM AEDT
From the death of Jamal Khashoggi to Donald Trump's attacks on journalists.
26/12/2018 9:08 AM AEDT
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) will support a proposal to implement term limits for Democrats holding senior
13/12/2018 11:37 AM AEDT
Last year’s oceanic heat wave wasn’t as destructive as one the year before, scientists said.
11/12/2018 3:00 AM AEDT
The government's own climate report predicts the planet will warm dramatically by 2100 without urgent efforts to rein in emissions. Trump responds, "I don't see it."
28/11/2018 12:40 PM AEDT
During his visit to California amid the Camp fire, President Donald Trump claimed that Finland spent “a lot of time on raking and cleaning” to prevent blazes.
19/11/2018 12:35 PM AEDT
The Canadian prime minister’s comments were the first acknowledgment by a Western nation that it had received the audio recordings.
13/11/2018 7:05 PM AEDT
The Italian city’s mayor issued renewed calls for a massive barrier system that could protect Venice from historic floods.
30/10/2018 1:20 PM AEDT
What is the bureau probing, who have they spoken with and what lies ahead for Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee?
03/10/2018 8:35 PM AEST
The Supreme Court nominee denied the latest allegation, calling it a "smear, plain and simple."
24/09/2018 10:29 AM AEST
Experts remain skeptical of the North Korean leader’s pledges to denuclearise, however.
19/09/2018 3:17 PM AEST
Yusaka Maezawa has purchased every available seat aboard Musk’s first rocket that will travel to the moon. He plans to take artists with him.
18/09/2018 12:00 PM AEST
“What’s happened to Woody is so upsetting, so unjust,” Previn told New York magazine.
17/09/2018 10:30 AM AEST
But advocates say it’s too soon to write off the reef.
31/08/2018 7:45 PM AEST
Chinese authorities began demolishing one of Ai Weiwei’s Beijing studios without warning, the dissident artist said on social
06/08/2018 6:13 PM AEST
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gave birth to a baby girl on Thursday, becoming one of the few world leaders to
21/06/2018 5:03 PM AEST
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