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Up to 200 members of National Guard on inauguration duty...

Up to 200 members of the National Guard on duty in Washington DC for inauguration day have tested positive for coronavirus, an official...

Tourist bus overturns en route to Grand Canyon leaving...

A tourist bus headed for the Grand Canyon has overturned in Arizona leaving one person dead and two critically injured, authorities...

Trump impeachment trial for inciting insurrection to start...

Donald Trump's impeachment trial will start on 8 February, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has said. The opening arguments will...

Trump impeachment trial to start on 8 February

Donald Trump's impeachment trial will start on 8 February, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has said. The opening arguments will...

Trump impeachment trial set to start next week

The impeachment trial of former president Donald Trump will be triggered next week when articles of impeachment are sent to the US...

Trump impeachment trial to be sent to US Senate next week

The impeachment trial of former president Donald Trump will be triggered next week when articles of impeachment are sent to the US...

Biden says vaccine rollout has been a 'dismal failure'...

Joe Biden has warned that the fight to bring coronavirus under control in the US is a "wartime undertaking" - devoting much of his...

'A wartime undertaking': Biden urges Americans...

Joe Biden has warned that the fight to bring coronavirus under control in the US is a "wartime undertaking" - devoting much of his...

Sidelined Dr Fauci admits life as Trump's medical...

Chief immunologist Dr Anthony Fauci has returned to the White House under the new administration - and admitted it feels better than...

Inauguration poet felt 'enormous responsibility'...

Young poet laureate Amanda Gorman has said she felt an "enormous responsibility" to reflect on the violent US Capitol riots in her...

Biden signs 10 executive orders to curb spread of coronavirus...

Joe Biden has signed 10 new executive orders in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus across the United States. On his first full...

Who is America's first second gentleman? A trailblazer...

Listing the ways in which Kamala Harris is breaking new ground as US vice president is exhausting. She's the first woman, the first...

Brave new world: A presidential press secretary's...

The most notable thing about the first White House press briefing of Joe Biden's presidency was the very fact that it took place at...

No 10 refuses to criticise Biden for removing Churchill...

Downing Street has declined to criticise US President Joe Biden for removing a bust of Winston Churchill from the Oval Office - despite...

Biden stamps own mark on new-look Oval Office - and there's...

US President Joe Biden has stamped his own mark on the Oval Office with furnishings reflecting his own tastes and politics. Mr Biden...

Tom Hanks looks cold and Katy Perry brings the Fireworks:...

A celebrity-packed primetime TV special - featuring Tom Hanks, Demi Lovato, Justin Timberlake and Jon Bon Jovi - has welcomed in America's...

Make America green again? Why Biden already has climate...

Environmentalists and those on the front line of climate change have told Sky News of their relief at seeing Joe Biden sworn in as...

'New era' for some as Biden is sworn in, but...

Champagne flowed at a bar in Atlanta, Georgia, as they whooped and hollered their approval through the US inauguration ceremony being...

Biden wastes no time undoing Trump's work, but it's...

Joe Biden spent his inaugural address preaching unity in a country riven with division. But on his first day in office he went solo...

The executive orders Biden immediately signed to reverse...

Joe Biden got straight to work as America's 46th president and within hours of being sworn in, he signed a series of executive orders...

Herculean challenges of COVID, the economy and division...

President Joe Biden starts his first full day in office pledging to unify the country and heal divisions after four turbulent years....

'A new era' for some as Biden is sworn in, but...

Champagne flowed at a bar in Atlanta, Georgia as they whooped and hollered their approval through the US Inauguration ceremony being...

Biden's special number plate - and why purple was...

It was an inauguration like no other - no crowds, no outgoing president at the ceremony, and a surprise flurry of snow. The very few...

In pictures: Joe Biden's inauguration

Joe Biden has been sworn in as the new US president, with Kamala Harris his vice president. The ceremony was unlike any other, without...

In pictures: Jon Biden's inauguration

Joe Biden has been sworn in as the new US president, with Kamala Harris his vice president. The ceremony was unlike any other, without...

Find out who was at Biden's inauguration - and how...

Biden inauguration: Who was there - and how the crowd compares with Trump's ceremony | US News | Sky News Philip Whiteside News reporter...

Inauguration speeches: How Biden's address compares...

Joe Biden has made his inauguration speech after being sworn in as the 46th president - but how did it compare to previous US leaders?...

'Let's start afresh': Joe Biden becomes...

Joe Biden has entered the White House as America's 46th president, and after taking his oath of office he told his country it has...

Biden's special number plate - and why purple was...

It was an inauguration like no other - no crowds, no outgoing president at the ceremony, and a surprise flurry of snow. The very few...

Who is Amanda Gorman - the young poet who captivated America...

Amanda Gorman, the first-ever US National Youth Poet Laureate, was the youngest poet to ever read at a presidential inauguration....

Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez perform at star-studded Biden...

Lady Gaga belted out America's national anthem and Jennifer Lopez performed a moving medley, featuring a line in Spanish, at the star-studded...

A message of 'unity' - how Biden's inauguration...

Joe Biden has made his inauguration speech after being sworn in as the 46th president - but how did it compare to previous US leaders?...

'Democracy has prevailed': Joe Biden becomes...

Joe Biden has become the 46th president of the United States after taking his oath of office in a heavily scaled-back inauguration...

Kamala Harris, America's history-making vice president,...

America voted for change - and with Kamala Harris, they have certainly got it. The former US senator from California is the first...

Twitter trolls Trump on his last day as president

With a fist in the air, outgoing President Donald Trump boarded Marine One to make a fast exit from the White House - but he could...

Trump greeted by supporters in Florida as he boycotts inauguration...

Donald Trump has left the White House after four years as US president, but insisted: "We will be back in some form". Mr Trump boycotted...

Trump greeted by supporters in Florida as he boycotts Biden's...

Donald Trump has left the White House after four years as US president, but insisted: "We will be back in some form". Mr Trump boycotted...

'I do solemnly swear': Biden takes oath of office...

Joe Biden has taken his oath of office in a heavily scaled back inauguration ceremony in Washington DC. He swore to preserve, protect...

Donald Trump arrives in Florida as he boycotts Biden's...

Donald Trump has left the White House after four years as US president, but insisted: "We will be back in some form." The outgoing...

'Please be seated': Biden cheered as his inauguration...

Joe Biden has arrived at his inauguration ceremony to become the next US president, surrounded by former presidents in a ceremony...