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Washington 'like a warzone' with Biden inauguration...

A jittery United States still reeling from the attack on the Capitol Building is readying itself for a change of leadership, with...

America's new First Lady: Starting as she means to...

Jill Biden has spent three decades as a teacher - and she has vowed to carry on with her full-time job even while living at the White...

'Our movement is only just beginning' says Trump...

Donald Trump has said he will "pray for the success" of Joe Biden's administration - but added the political movement he created "is...

Divided America needs Biden's inauguration to be an...

Where I'm stood at the foot of American democracy, a sea of flags flutter in the wind, but the Mall is bereft of people. There's an...

'Our movement is only just beginning' says Trump...

Donald Trump will say he will "pray for the success" of Joe Biden's administration in his farewell address later but that the political...

'Our movement is only just beginning': Trump...

Donald Trump will say he will "pray for the success" of Joe Biden's administration in his farewell address but that the political...

'Our movement is only just beginning: Trump gives...

Donald Trump will say he will "pray for the success" of Joe Biden's administration in his farewell address but that the political...

12 US National Guard troops removed from inauguration -...

A dozen US Army National Guard members have been removed from duty during Joe Biden's presidential inauguration - including some allegedly...

Capitol rioters 'provoked' by Trump - senior...

One of the most senior US Republicans has accused Donald Trump of feeding supporters lies that led to the deadly Capitol riot. Mitch...

US National Guard troops removed from inauguration over...

Two US Army National Guard members have been removed from duty during Joe Biden's presidential inauguration because of ties to far-right...

Branson's Virgin Orbit completes first successful...

Sir Richard Branson's satellite launching company Virgin Orbit has successfully completed its first mission delivering NASA satellites...

Militia members arrested after being tracked down over...

Two US militia members tracked down by Sky News have been arrested in connection with the rioting at the US Capitol. A crowd of Trump...

British pilot discharged from US hospital after 243 days...

A British pilot punched the air with delight as he was discharged from hospital in Texas after being treated for coronavirus for 243...

Melania Trump says 'violence is never the answer'...

First Lady Melania Trump has advised Americans that "violence is never the answer" in her White House farewell speech. Mrs Trump said...

Pro-gun and anti-government: Suspicion and fear on America's...

Rival armed militia roamed the streets of Richmond in Virginia, a little more than 100 miles from the American capital, amid heightened...

Trump scraps UK and Brazil COVID travel bans - but Biden...

Donald Trump has scrapped a travel ban on people from countries such as the UK and Brazil - but incoming president Joe Biden intends...

'An exhausting blaze of chaos': Four years of...

Most presidents leave office smoothly enough that as journalists we have weeks to scratch our chins and deliberate over ponderous...

Capitol protester accused of trying to give Pelosi laptop...

The FBI is investigating whether one of the Capitol protesters stole a laptop or computer hard drive from the office of House of Representatives...

Militia members tracked down by Sky News arrested over...

Two US militia members tracked down by Sky News have been arrested in connection with the rioting at the US Capitol. A crowd of Trump...

Man 'lived in airport in secret for three months'...

A 36-year-old man lived undetected in a secure section of Chicago's O'Hare International Airport for three months because he was "too...

Capitol Police stand down security alert after 'threat'...

The US Capitol Complex was put into lockdown with no entry or exit, due to an "external security threat". Capitol Police had issued...

Pamela Anderson says Donald Trump is 'debating'...

Pamela Anderson has called on Donald Trump to pardon Julian Assange in his final days as US president, saying the move could be the...

The economic challenges facing Joe Biden as he enters the...

Joe Biden faces two economic challenges in taking office this week. The first and most immediate priority will be to get to grips...

US Capitol Complex on lockdown due to 'external security...

The US Capitol Complex was put into lockdown with no entry or exit, due to an "external security threat". Capitol Police had issued...

US Capitol Complex put in lockdown due to 'external...

The US Capitol Complex has been put in lockdown with no entry or exit due to an "external security threat". US Capitol Police issued...

Honduran migrants heading for US camp out in Guatemala...

Around 2,000 Honduran migrants are said to be camped out in eastern Guatemala after security forces used sticks and tear gas to stop...

Police on alert as pro-gun activists to descend on Virginia's...

Gun rights activists will descend on the state capital of Virginia on Monday, putting authorities on alert just two days before protests...

'I have never done Botox': Jennifer Lopez, 51,...

Jennifer Lopez has hit back at an Instagram user who claimed the star's youthful looks are down to "tons" of Botox. The 51-year-old...

FBI checks 25,000 National Guard over fears of insider...

Fears about a potential insider attack at Joe Biden's inauguration have prompted the FBI to vet all 25,000 National Guard troops who...

Giant inflatable Trump blimp 'consigned to history'

The Donald Trump blimp, which depicted the US president as an angry baby wearing a nappy and clutching a mobile phone, has finally...

'The rot went deep' - US conservatives divided...

Will Donald Trump be a spent political force when he is replaced on Wednesday by Joe Biden after a single term in office? The Republican...

'We are at war' - new video reveals chaos of...

Graphic new footage of the violence at the US Capitol gives a close-up view of the chaos from in amongst the rioters. The video, by...

Ex-music producer and convicted killer Phil Spector dies

Disgraced former music producer Phil Spector has died aged 81. The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation has confirmed...

Biden to blitz controversial Trump policies hours after...

In his first hours as president, Joe Biden is set to roll back some of the most controversial decisions of his predecessor and to...

US claims Wuhan lab researchers had COVID-19 symptoms before...

The US says it has intelligence that researchers in a Wuhan lab became sick with COVID-19-like symptoms in autumn 2019 - before the...

Donald Trump needs affirmation like a toddler, former FBI...

Donald Trump needs the same level of affirmation as a toddler - but prosecuting him would only give him the attention he craves, says...

Tracking down the 'Oath Keepers' who stormed...

America is finally waking up to the problems caused by its polarising politics. And if Sky News' investigations into one small community...

Man arrested in Washington DC with handgun and ammo as...

A man has been arrested in Washington DC with a loaded handgun and more than 500 rounds of ammunition just days before Joe Biden's...

Tracking down the militia among the 'Oath Keepers'...

America is finally waking up to the problems caused by its polarising politics. And if Sky News' investigations into one small community...

Serious threat of 'armed, disturbed people' at...

Former FBI boss James Comey has told Sky News he is worried about the threat of violence from "armed, disturbed people" at Joe Biden's...