Marion McKeone

Marion McKeone

From the improbable to the unbelievable

From the improbable to the unbelievable

The idea a man whose business career was mostly cartoonish fiction could succeed Obama seemed absurd

“We’ve all got to stick together...this is the Yankee Brexit!”

“We’ve all got to stick together...this is the Yankee Brexit!”

The American voters who fell for Trump will be rewarded with half-truths, exaggerations, threats and recriminations

Trump’s jobs for the boys

Trump’s jobs for the boys

The US president-elect can call on his experience from The Apprentice tv show as he doles out 4,000 political appointments

Why white women won the election for Trump

Why white women won the election for Trump

Trump’s ascension was powered by an unlikely source - the women who were expected to turn out for Hillary Clinton

Trump and Clinton will keep lawyers busy

Trump and Clinton will keep lawyers busy

Trump becomes the first president-elect in history to find himself in court defending allegations of fraud and rape, writes 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