The Guardian's US West Coast Bureau Chief. Previously Washington Correspondent and, before that, Special Projects Editor in London.

Trump, Cruz aides advised Guatemalan candidate vowing televised executions

Trump, Cruz aides advised Guatemalan candidate vowing televised executions
theguardian.com — The two men hired by Donald Trump and Ted Cruz to spearhead their presidential campaigns in California are, for the moment, rivals in what could be the most important primary race of 2015.

Revealed: inside the tug of war to run Donald Trump's California campaign

Revealed: inside the tug of war to run Donald Trump's California campaign
theguardian.com — Tim Clark was asked if he was interested in running Donald Trump's campaign in California earlier this month. "Interested?" he recalls telling an emissary for the Republican frontrunner. "You bet I'm interested. I'm about to fall out of my chair."

Ian Tomlinson death: Guardian video reveals police attack on man who died at G20 protest

Ian Tomlinson death: Guardian video reveals police attack on man who died at G20 protest
theguardian.com — Ian Tomlinson, the man who died at last week's G20 protests in London, was attacked from behind and thrown to the ground by a baton-wielding police officer in riot gear, dramatic footage obtained by the ­Guardian shows.

A wall apart: divided families meet at a single, tiny spot on the US-Mexico border

A wall apart: divided families meet at a single, tiny spot on the US-Mexico border
theguardian.com — There are 1,954 miles of border separating the US and Mexico but only one tiny stretch, measuring no more than 15 meters wide, where families are sanctioned to touch fingertips through a steel-mesh fence.

Ted Cruz wins Jeb Bush endorsement as Republicans seek to stop Trump

Ted Cruz wins Jeb Bush endorsement as Republicans seek to stop Trump
theguardian.com — The Republican party establishment seized on Ted Cruz's convincing victory in Utah on Wednesday, as Jeb Bush endorsed the Texas senator and rallied other conservatives around the hope, however slim, that he could stop Donald Trump. Cruz won an overwhelming majority in Mormon-heavy Utah on Tuesday, easily exceeding the 50% threshold that, under the state's rules, secured him all 40 delegates.

Trump and Clinton win big in Arizona as Utah and Idaho caucus - election live

Trump and Clinton win big in Arizona as Utah and Idaho caucus - election live

Trump and Clinton win big in Arizona as Utah and Idaho caucus - election live
theguardian.com — The results in Arizona, Utah and Idaho could buck the trend of Trump's and Clinton's wins so far in the presidential nomination race - or give them a boost

Trump and Clinton inch closer to nomination with wins in Arizona

Trump and Clinton inch closer to nomination with wins in Arizona
theguardian.com — Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton both won convincing victories in the Arizona presidential primaries on Tuesday, further cementing their status as the frontrunners in the Republican and Democratic races for the White House. The Arizona results were the first in a trio of contests in western states held Tuesday.

Trump and Clinton look for gains in Arizona, Utah and Idaho - election live

Trump and Clinton look for gains in Arizona, Utah and Idaho - election live
theguardian.com — The results in Arizona, Utah and Idaho could buck the trend of Trump's and Clinton's wins so far in the presidential nomination race - or give them a boost

Trump, Clinton hope to grow delegate leads as election heads west - live

Trump, Clinton hope to grow delegate leads as election heads west - live
theguardian.com — The results in Arizona, Utah and Idaho could buck the trend of Trump's and Clinton's wins so far in the presidential nomination race - or give them a boost
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May 04, 2016

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May 04, 2016

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May 03, 2016

RT @HeatherMallick: Famous California vegan restaurateurs under fire over revelation they eat meat. Everyone in this story is nutty. httpsgu.com/p/4tzym?CMP=Sh…//t.co/Kagk6ZpqXA

May 03, 2016

You can almost hear the air deflating out of the California primary balloon.

May 03, 2016

"The pundits all said it was hopeless." Is Ted Cruz reading the wrong speech?

May 03, 2016

Ted Cruz really milking this resignation speech.

May 03, 2016

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