Insider’s tour of inauguration

The day begins early for President-elect Trump at the exclusive White House guest residence. And from there it’s a day of tradition and ceremony throughout Washington DC. Produced by: Rajini Vaidyanathan, Kate Powell and David Botti Insider’s tour of inauguration

A Dog’s Purpose premiere cancelled amid animal rights concerns

A Dog’s Purpose premiere cancelled amid animal rights concerns

Image copyright Amblin Entertainment Image caption Dennis Quaid stars in A Dog’s Purpose The US premiere of family film A Dog’s Purpose has been cancelled following a campaign by animal rights activists. Filmmakers made the announcement after animal charities, including Peta, to call for the film, which stars Dennis Quaid, to be boycotted. It comes […]

El Chapo: US prosecutors seek $14bn seizure from drug lord

El Chapo: US prosecutors seek $14bn seizure from drug lord

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Guzman’s appeals to stay in Mexico were rejected Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has pleaded not guilty in the US to charges that he ran the world’s largest drug-trafficking operation. The head of the Sinaloa cartel was extradited from Mexico on Thursday. US prosecutors want an order […]

Donald Trump inauguration: 45th US president to be sworn in

Donald Trump inauguration: 45th US president to be sworn in

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Trump has pledged unity, change and greatness for America Donald Trump is set to be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. The property tycoon won an unexpected victory in November’s election after a controversial campaign. Hundreds of thousands of supporters and protesters are gathering in […]

Trump pledges unity at concert prior to inauguration

Media captionMelania speaks, at Trump’s insistence Donald Trump has pledged to unify America as he addressed cheering supporters at a concert on the eve of his presidential inauguration. Speaking on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC, the president-elect also promised to bring change. Among attendees at the two-hour event were his family, […]

Trump voters head to Washington

US President-Elect Donald Trump will be inaugurated on January 20. People are travelling from near and far to see history being made in Washington DC. Here, Mr Trump’s supporters, who will be making the journey to the capital, share their excitement about the event. Trump voters head to Washington

Drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman extradited from Mexico to US

Drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman extradited from Mexico to US

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Drug lord Joaquin Guzman is commonly known as El Chapo, meaning Shorty Notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been extradited to the US, the Mexican governments annnounced on Thursday. US officials confirmed he was on a flight to New York from Cuidad Juarez. Mr Guzman, who could […]

Treasury pick ran ‘foreclosure machine’

Treasury pick ran ‘foreclosure machine’

Image copyright ABC News President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, has faced strong criticism during a Senate confirmation hearing. Mr Mnuchin was outlining his experience and qualifications to hold one of the most important jobs in finance. But it was overshadowed by claims that his former bank, OneWest, ruined lives during the […]

Kanye West was not asked to play ‘traditional’ Donald Trump inauguration

Kanye West was not asked to play ‘traditional’ Donald Trump inauguration

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Donald Trump said he “discussed life” with Kanye West at Trump Tower in December Kanye West was not asked to perform at Donald Trump’s inauguration, which will be a “traditionally American” event, the chief organiser has said. There has been speculation since the star told a concert crowd he would […]

A Dog’s Purpose filmmakers face animal cruelty accusations

A Dog’s Purpose filmmakers face animal cruelty accusations

Image copyright TMZ Image caption A video posted by TMZ shows the German Shepherd, Hercules, resisting attempts to push it in the frothing water Animal lovers are calling for a boycott of a family movie amid accusations of animal cruelty on set. Leaked video from the Winnipeg, Canada, production of A Dog’s Purpose shows a […]