American performer and comedian Gayle Tufts makes a living finding the absurdities in cross-cultural life, but this year's US presidential election has left her with little to laugh about. She spoke with DW from Hamburg about the candidates.
The former astronaut will run as a Democrat in a 2020 election for the Senate seat held by the late John McCain. Kelly is the husband of former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was wounded in a 2011 mass shooting.
In a play to his base, President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency to fund his promised border wall after Congress declined to provide money for the barrier. It's a trick and a wake-up call for lawmakers.
The failure to pass a budget vote was the last nail in the coffin of the prime minister's term, marked by bitter confrontation with right-wing parties and Catalan separatists. Santiago Saez reports from Madrid.
With a likely US withdrawal from Afghanistan and Washington's peace talks with the Taliban, one expected the protracted conflict to dominate the summit. But that was not the case. Shamil Shams reports from Munich.
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