Melania Trump sues the Daily Mail for $150m over ‘lies’ about her past | US news | The Guardian

Lawyers for Melania Trump on Thursday filed suit for $150m damages against the Daily Mail in Maryland state court. The wife of Republican presidential nominee #Donald Trump is also suing a blogger, Webster Tarpley, from… Read More

China finance minister calls Trump ‘irrational type’ after trade proposal | US news | The Guardian

The Chinese finance minister, Lou Jiwei, has criticized Donald Trump, calling him “an irrational type” due to the Republican presidential frontrunner’s proposal that tariffs on imported Chinese goods be increased to up to 45%.  … Read More

John Kerry: presidential campaign descending into ’embarrassment’ for US | US news | The Guardian

The chaos of the 2016 US presidential election “is an embarrassment to our country”, secretary of state John Kerry said on Sunday, as he reflected on the candidates’ anti-Muslim sentiment and world leaders’ growing concern…. Read More