Marion McKeone

Marion McKeone

US presidential election: The campaign in quotes

US presidential election: The campaign in quotes

The more noteworthy quotes from a long, divisive and often nasty US election campaign

It's been the sleaziest US election in history, and the mayhem isn't over yet

It's been the sleaziest US election in history, and the mayhem isn't over yet

The end of the presidential election draws near, but what's next?

US Election 2016: the winners and losers

US Election 2016: the winners and losers

More than a few profited from the dirtiest US presidential in history

The decline and fall of the Trump empire

The decline and fall of the Trump empire

It would take a miracle for Donald Trump to win the US election, so – to the fury of the Republicans – he has checked out and is turning his attention to his ailing brand. But will his empire survive?

Clinton’s campaign retains its shaky lead

Clinton’s campaign retains its shaky lead

The latest development in the Clinton emails scandal shows, once again, that anything could happen between now and November 8

How legal marijuana has spawned a billion dollar industry

How legal marijuana has spawned a billion dollar industry

The potcom boom is looming

US presidential debate: Fear and loathing in Las Vegas

US presidential debate: Fear and loathing in Las Vegas

Trump's astonishing lack of impulse control betrayed him once again, writes Marion McKeone

Truculent Trump twists in the wind as an isolated, ridiculed figure of fun

Truculent Trump twists in the wind as an isolated, ridiculed figure of fun

Barring an extraordinary turnaround, it’s all over for the loudmouth tycoon

The most vicious US presidential campaign of all time is plumbing new depths daily

The most vicious US presidential campaign of all time is plumbing new depths daily

An ugliness without end

Presumed guilty: from Amanda Knox to OJ Simpson

Presumed guilty: from Amanda Knox to OJ Simpson

Why our need to judge by appearances risks making murderers of us all

Trips, traps and flights of fancy on the Trump roadshow

Trips, traps and flights of fancy on the Trump roadshow

Donald Trump is incapable of staying on-message.

Trump gives Denis O’Brien both barrels, but no one in America is listening

Trump gives Denis O’Brien both barrels, but no one in America is listening

O’Brien is virtually unknown in the US, voters are far more exercised by The Donald’s fat-shaming of a beauty queen

Marion McKeone: Can first presidential debate live up to the hype?

Marion McKeone: Can first presidential debate live up to the hype?

Clinton's experience comes up against Trump's natural TV charisma

Marion McKeone: In this brain versus brawn battle, it’s brawn that Trumps every time

Marion McKeone: In this brain versus brawn battle, it’s brawn that Trumps every time

Timing and luck are all playing into Trump’s hands in this campaign

Donald Trump: The emperor’s wild ride

Donald Trump: The emperor’s wild ride

After a can’t-miss campaign event that was actually an extended advertisement for Trump's new hotel, is there ever a last straw?