US politics

Trump leads GOP rightward march and other takeaways from the Iowa caucuses

Trump leads GOP rightward march and other takeaways from the Iowa caucuses

Jan 16, 2024 | 8:44am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s iron grip on the Republican Party has been clear since the day he announced he would make another run for the White House 14 months ago. It can be seen in the party’s ideological shift even further to the right on cultural issues and, especially, on immigration policy. Iowa Republicans were a clear reflection […]

Abortion ruling exposes deep chasm over the issue in the US

Jun 24, 2022 | 2:06pm

America was convulsed with anger, joy, fear and confusion Friday after the Supreme Court overturned Roe versus Wade. The canyon-like divide across the U.S. over the right to terminate a pregnancy was on full display, with abortion rights supporters calling it a dark day in history, while abortion foes welcomed the ruling as the answer […]