From Morning in America to American Carnage, the sweep of history suggests Donald Trump’s presidency is more culmination than aberration.
- by Nick Bryant
In this week's episode of Good Weekend Talks, editor Katrina Strickland is joined by Nick Bryant, author and New York correspondent for the BBC, and Farrah Tomazin, a senior writer with The Age currently covering US politics and news, for a conversation about Donald Trump, American unrest and the upcoming election.
- by Konrad Marshall
Whatever comes of the deal sketched out by Donald Trump in the Oval Office and by Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, it allowed them to change the subject.
- by David M. Halbfinger
The US President has railed against mail-in balloting for months, arguing without evidence that the postal service's enlarged role in the election would perpetuate "one of the greatest frauds in history".
- by Felicia Sonmez and Jacob Bogage
The two Middle Eastern nations reached a deal that will lead to a full normalisation of diplomatic relations in an agreement that US President Donald Trump helped to broker.
- by Steve Holland
The publisher of a new book by Washington Post Veteran Bob Woodward says the writer obtained 25 personal letters between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un.
The Democrat vice presidential candidate will play a crucial role in an election where race and gender will be centre stage.
- The Herald's View
The US President said his feelings about his Chinese counterpart had changed amid the pandemic and he had not spoken to Xi in "a long time".
Taiwan and the US have kicked off the highest-level meetings between the two governments in decades amid intensifying geopolitical tensions with China.
- by Eryk Bagshaw
Lawyers for Americans said they were barred from the secretive jailhouse proceedings in what they consider a violation of their constitutional rights to a defence.
- by Scott Smith and Joshua Goodman
Some of the toughest ads against Donald Trump are driven by lifelong Republicans unable to stomach the direction their party has taken.
- by Matthew Knott