Former US president George HW Bush has issued a second apology after a television actress accused him of touching her from behind while she was posing for a photo alongside him and telling her a dirty joke.
Thu, 26 Oct, 2017
Barack Obama promised new leadership in a troubled world, announcing a strong-willed national security team headed by Hillary Clinton, who fought him long and bitterly for the presidency, and Robert Gates, the man who has been running two wars for George Bush.
Tue, 02 Dec, 2008
JOHN McCAIN, whose running mate disclosed that her unmarried 17-year-old daughter is pregnant, has opposed proposals to spend federal money on teen-pregnancy prevention programmes and voted to require poor teen mothers to stay in school or lose their benefits.
Wed, 03 Sep, 2008
REPUBLICANS scrambled to turn the first day of their national convention into a fundraising drive for hurricane victims yesterday, with presidential candidate John McCain’s wife and first lady Laura Bush appealing for Gulf Coast help while McCain visited a disaster relief centre in Ohio.
Tue, 02 Sep, 2008