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US election: America votes for president after divisive campaign Tue, 08 Nov, 2016

Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump face the judgment of the voters on Tuesday as millions of Americans turn out on Election Day to pick the next U.S. president and end a bruising campaign that polls said favored Clinton.
FBI lifts Clinton email cloud as US election looms

FBI lifts Clinton email cloud as US election looms Sun, 06 Nov, 2016

The FBI on Sunday lifted the threat that Hillary Clinton might face charges over her private email server -- another campaign bombshell just 36 hours before her White House showdown with Donald Trump.
Clinton, Trump begin final pitch for American votes

Clinton, Trump begin final pitch for American votes Wed, 02 Nov, 2016

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump sprinted from swing state to swing state in a fight for the last few unclaimed votes Wednesday, six days out from an election that has set the world on edge.
Trump says he may not accept election result, in challenge to U.S. democracy

Trump says he may not accept election result, in challenge to U.S. democracy Thu, 20 Oct, 2016

Republican candidate Donald Trump on Wednesday would not commit to accepting the outcome of the Nov. 8 U.S. presidential election if he loses, challenging a cornerstone of American democracy and sending shockwaves across the political spectrum.
US songwriter Bob Dylan wins Nobel Literature Prize

US songwriter Bob Dylan wins Nobel Literature Prize Thu, 13 Oct, 2016

American music legend Bob Dylan on Thursday won the Nobel Literature Prize, the first songwriter to win the prestigious award and an announcement that stunned prize watchers.
Women accuse Donald Trump of touching them inappropriately

Women accuse Donald Trump of touching them inappropriately Thu, 13 Oct, 2016

Two women accused Donald Trump of inappropriate touching in a story published on Wednesday by the New York Times, claims his spokesman called "fiction" but which may further damage the Republican presidential nominee's chances of winning the White House just four weeks before the Nov. 8 election.
Trump berates and threatens in incendiary debate

Trump berates and threatens in incendiary debate Mon, 10 Oct, 2016

Donald Trump launched a scorched-earth bid to salvage his flailing campaign in a vicious presidential debate Sunday, vowing to jail rival Hillary Clinton if he wins the White House, and accusing her husband of sexual misconduct.
Millions flee inland as Southeast U.S. braces for Hurricane Matthew

Millions flee inland as Southeast U.S. braces for Hurricane Matthew Thu, 06 Oct, 2016

 The fiercest Caribbean storm in nearly a decade slammed into the Bahamas early on Thursday, intensifying as it barreled towards the southeast U.S. coast where a mass exodus was under way with millions heeding warnings to flee inland.
Trump launches harsh new personal attack after debate

Trump launches harsh new personal attack after debate Tue, 27 Sep, 2016

Fresh off his presidential clash with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump doubled down Tuesday on criticism of a former Miss Universe he accused of getting too fat, comments that could repel women voters.
Yahoo says at least 500 million accounts hacked in 2014

Yahoo says at least 500 million accounts hacked in 2014 Thu, 22 Sep, 2016

Yahoo said Thursday a massive attack on its network in 2014 allowed hackers to steal data from half a billion users and may have been "state sponsored."
World leaders rage against neighbors on 2nd day of UN debate

World leaders rage against neighbors on 2nd day of UN debate Wed, 21 Sep, 2016

World leaders from Pakistan to Ukraine unleashed their regional grievances Wednesday, taking the stage of the U.N. General Assembly to rage against their neighbors and presenting a picture of a chaotic world consumed by intractable conflicts.
New York City shaken by 'intentional' explosion, 29 injured

New York City shaken by 'intentional' explosion, 29 injured Sun, 18 Sep, 2016

An explosion rocked the bustling Chelsea district of Manhattan on Saturday night, injuring at least 29 people in what authorities described as a deliberate, criminal act, while saying investigators had turned up no evidence of a "terror connection."

US, Japan scramble for 'strongest' sanctions against NKorea

US, Japan scramble for 'strongest' sanctions against NKorea Sun, 11 Sep, 2016

Washington and Tokyo are seeking "the strongest possible" measures against North Korea after its latest and most powerful nuclear test, a top US envoy said on Sunday.
Obama meets Duterte after 'whore' slur

Obama meets Duterte after 'whore' slur Thu, 08 Sep, 2016

Barack Obama met briefly with Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday, their two governments said, days after the firebrand politician branded the US president a "son of a whore".
Trump says Putin is 'far more' of a leader than Obama

Trump says Putin is 'far more' of a leader than Obama Thu, 08 Sep, 2016

Russian President Vladimir Putin is "far more" of a leader than Barack Obama, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said Wednesday, echoing previous praise for the Kremlin strongman.

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