The Former US secretary said a reduction in personnel would damage the UK's ability to be a partner with America
Last night, David Blaine – a man with so much warmth of personality that he turned citizens of one of the most sophisticated cities on the planet into turd-flinging zoo bonobos simply by sitting in a glass box – posited an interesting question. If all of the United Kingdom is watching Sherlock on the other side, then does anyone care what Blaino is up to?
Former First Lady being treated for a "respiratory-related issue"
Edward Snowden's revelations about the NSA have wounded the President almost as much as the disastrous roll-out of his healthcare reform
In Sir John Chilcot’s diplomatic shorthand, they are the “difficult documents”. For the rest of us – those looking to brand Tony Blair and George Bush as war criminals, or those who believe the pair saved Iraq from the excesses of Saddam and the world from a potential WMD catastrophe – they are the communications that will reveal how close Washington and Whitehall were in the run-up to the 2003 war.
If George W Bush thought he was done being controversial, it appears he was mistaken. Next week, the 43rd US president will deliver the keynote address at a fundraising event for the Messianic Jewish Bible Institute (MBJI), a global organisation that trains its members to convert Jews to Christianity, in the hope of bringing about the Second Coming of Christ.
Ex-foreign secretary, Lord Owen, tells conference that condition leads to disastrous decision-making
New research shows how 'edit wars' erupt over controversial subjects
Top Kremlin aide: 'It would be hard even to call them facts'
The new presidential Library in Dallas offers an interactive experience of life in the Oval Office. David Usborne takes the hotseat
Blair and Berlusconi present at grand opening to mark the rebuilding of a reputation
The former president makes a comeback – but is America ready to reconsider his legacy?
A zumba instructor has admitted using her dance studio as a front for a prostitution ring that involved scores of men. The plea means that Alexis Wright will avoid a trial, as will her clients who might have been called as witnesses.
Does the world really need a place for virtual fist bumps?
Out of America: The GOP is finally acknowledging that it has to detoxify if it's to have any hope of regaining the White House
The late president had wit and could play a crowd like a trouper