Thanks to voters ignoring Big Tobacco, California may be the first smoke free society. Here's how it happened.
The president-elect has made some worrying noises on a range of issues, and from Australia's perspective the most worrying of all is the relationship with China.
People around the world were shocked when Hillary Clinton, ahead in many polls, didn't end up the U.S.' president-elect. But that doesn't mean the polls themselves were wrong.
The world braces for Donald Trump's brand of` trade protectionism, which will send shockwaves through the global economy.
Trump's rhetoric on the campaign trail was toxic. His victory means women will suffer the fallout.
At this time, researchers cannot prove a direct relationship. But social learning theory shows that people learn from one another, via observation, imitation and modeling.
A good concession speech will use what rhetorical scholars call 'transcendent rhetoric,' which emphasizes conciliatory, unifying language.
Where problems arose, voting was generally able to keep going smoothly. But those failures serve as a warning of how bad things could get if we don't replace our voting machines soon.
In the heat of the moment, there can be a temptation to overstate the importance of events. But Trump’s election marks the end of an era. Asia’s international politics have entered uncharted waters.
Donald Trump victory in the US presidential election will frustrate China, leading the country to try and assert its economic and political leadership. This means Australia may have to choose.
Four of our economic scholars weigh in on Trump's legislative agenda, healing the divide, uncertainty and something known as the 'presidential puzzle.'
Despite acknowledging her pain, the losing candidate kept her composure as she admitted defeat.
Forecasters have been left reeling once again after failing to predict the outcome of the US election.
The trend toward marijuana legalization is growing, but the legality, or illegality, of cannabis at the federal level hasn't changed at all.
Trump won because his supporters no longer believe incremental change can deliver for them.
Forget what you heard about isolationism, the new president-elect will realise the US needs the world and vice versa.
While the rest of the world reeled in shock, the Russian leader was very quick to congratulate the new president-elect.
The Turnbull government wants to engage with Donald Trump's administration quickly and constructively, to talk about the United States' strategic interests and role in the Asia Pacific region.
A key strategy for President-elect Trump is to turn the US inward, both economically and politically. This bodes badly for Africa.
From coast to coast, the 2016 election has torn up the usual order.