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November 2, 2016 7:53 PM The Latest: Some in GOP vowing to derail Clinton presidency

Some Republicans seem to be trying to delegitimize a Hillary Clinton presidency before it’s clear there will be one. They are threatening to block her Supreme Court nominees, investigate her endlessly or even impeach her. Perhaps it’s no surprise in an election in which the GOP nominee, Donald Trump, has branded his opponent “Crooked Hillary,” and shouts 36

November 2, 2016 6:20 PM Ignore the Trolls: You Definitely Cannot Vote Via Text

Donald Trump’s bid for the White House has always been a media circus. Now, it’s being run by one of the ringleaders. The Trump campaign announced today that it has hired Breitbart News Network executive chairman Steve Bannon as campaign CEO. Paul Manafort, who has been running the show since the ouster of former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, will stay on as campaign 30

November 2, 2016 12:46 PM The Clintons — At the End of All Things

Epic greed, power, and pride: Where’s the bottom? With Bill and Hillary, there’s no telling. What was the Clinton telos? The end point, the aim of all their lying, cheating, criminality, dishonor, and degradation? Given the latest Weiner scandals coming on top of the latest WikiLeaks scandals, we wonder, what did the Clintons really wish to end up as — and why? Are they Goethe’s 22

November 2, 2016 11:21 AM Ukip donor Arron Banks says it might be 'the end' for the party after Nigel Farage's departure

Ukip's biggest donor Arron Banks has warned the party could be destroyed by the demise of Nigel Farage's leadership. Four candidates are wrestling for control of Ukip in the second leadership contest in as many months after Diane James, Mr Farage's most recent successor, quit after just 18 days. Insurance tycoon Mr Banks claimed his close ally could 21

November 2, 2016 11:18 AM UKIP in 'hell of a mess', says party donor Arron Banks

UKIP needs to sort itself out, says it's biggest donor, as he fails to rule out the return of Nigel Farage to the front line. Mr Banks said it was a poor state of affairs to have a party where one leadership candidate won the contest but stepped down and another was involved in a punch-up. He told Sky's All Out Politics programme he could not support 30

November 2, 2016 10:23 AM UKIP donor threatens to end funding unless 'factions' tackled

UKIP's biggest donor has threatened to withdraw funding unless the party "cleanses" itself of "factions". Businessman Arron Banks said he was "struggling" to support any of the four "career politicians" vying to replace Nigel Farage as leader. He also called UKIP's one MP, Douglas Carswell, a "pain in the backside" and urged him to rejoin the Conservatives 18

November 2, 2016 9:13 AM Nigel to RETURN to Ukip? Major donor hints at comeback for Farage

A MAJOR Ukip donor has suggested Nigel Farage could return to lead Ukip again one day. Speaking on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, businessman Arron Banks, a major contributor to both Ukip and Brexit campaign group Leave.EU, said he did not believe current leadership candidates would be able to maintain Ukip’s reputation as a “protest movement 22

November 2, 2016 8:32 AM Prince Harry's American sweetheart speaks for the first time since news of their long distance love emerged and says 'I'm the luckiest girl in the world'

Prince Harry's new American girlfriend Meghan Markle has said she is 'the luckiest girl in the world' - but admitted she is worried by the 'sexiness factor' of her Suits character. Miss Markle, 35, also admitted she is a 'brash American' with strong opinions in her first interview since her affair with Harry emerged. The actress has become concerned 36

November 2, 2016 6:46 AM China offers US$3 million in humanitarian aid to flood-hit North Korea

China on Wednesday announced a US$3 million relief package to North Korea to help it deal with flooding earlier this year that left hundreds dead. The Commerce Ministry has offered the emergency cash to North Korea’s northeastern areas for humanitarian aid and reconstruction projects. The flooding along the Tumen River, which runs between the two countries 25

November 2, 2016 1:22 AM MPs call for major reform of flood risk management

Major reform of the system for managing flood risk is needed, a Commons environment and rural affairs committee report has said. There should be a UK floods supremo, new flooding and coastal boards and a rivers and coastal authority, it said. MPs said floodwater should be stored on agricultural land, urged tougher rules on house builders and stricter 35