Category Archives: US Elections

01Nov/16

Clinton, former Miss Universe take aim at Trump

Former Miss Universe Alicia Machado tells an audience how she was “scared” of Donald Trump, while Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton says Trump “belittles women” and voters should not elect such a person to be president. Continue reading

31Oct/16
FBI Director James Comey

White House says FBI director not trying to influence election

The White House says President Barack Obama believes the FBI director is not trying to influence the U.S. presidential election by announcing scrutiny of additional emails linked to Democrat Hillary Clinton’s private server.
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31Oct/16

FBI inquiry into Clinton emails injects new uncertainty into final days of presidential race

A new FBI inquiry into Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton emails injects new uncertainty into the final days of the U.S. presidential race.

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29Oct/16

Clinton calls FBI letter on emails “deeply troubling”

Clinton calls decision to by FBI Director Comey to notify Congress that it is looking into newly uncovered emails related to a closed inquiry into Clinton’s use of a private email server “deeply troubling” so close to an election. Continue reading

17Sep/16

Reversing himself after years, Trump concedes Obama was born in U.S.

U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, who has long questioned President Barack Obama’s U.S. citizenship, acknowledges the president was born in the United States.

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05Sep/16

Zambia to prep Lungu inauguration as court missed deadline-govt source

LUSAKA, Sept 4 (Reuters) – Zambia’s government will proceed with plans to inaugurate President Edgar Lungu as the Constitutional Court’s extension beyond a 14-day deadline of the opposition’s legal challenge to the vote is illegal, a government source said on Sunday.
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06Aug/16

Trump, looking to right campaign ship, endorses Ryan, senators

U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump endorses U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan and U.S. Senators John McCain and Kelly Ayotte at a rally in Wisconsin.

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