‘America first’ may put Africa last

In July, President Donald Trump walked out of a working session on Africa at the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg. In April, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson invited African Union chief Moussa Faki to Washington, and then backed out of the meeting at the last minute. And in March, the administration released a budget…

Clinton and Trump hit the road, looking for convention bounce

With 101 days to go before Americans elect a new president, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will hit the campaign trail Friday hoping to secure a poll bump from their dueling party conventions. In the last fortnight Republicans and Democrats have gathered to formally select their presidential nominees and tee-up what is already one of…