Hillary Clinton

Amid Scandal, Bluster and Insults, Trump Closes in on White House

By Bill Trott WASHINGTON – Supercharging the bluster, hyperbole and media mastery that made him one of the world’s best-known businessmen, Donald Trump upended U.S. democratic traditions on a 17-month quest he hopes will lead to the White House. From his grand Trump Tower escalator entrance into the Republican presidential race on June 16, 2015,

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The Election Ate Their Homework? CEOs Blame Campaign for Weakness

By Caroline Valetkevitch and Lewis Krauskopf NEW YORK, Nov 7  – Apparently, Americans are too distracted or distraught by this year’s wild presidential campaign to think about getting a dishwasher, buying an RV or opening a doughnut shop. And the topsy-turvy race could be crimping furniture sales, hotel bookings and even temporary help hiring. At

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Trump Says His Language is “Much, Much Cleaner” Than Jay Z

By Amanda Becker and Emily Stephenson MANCHESTER, N.H./STERLING HEIGHTS, MICHIGAN, Nov 7 – As Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton criss-crossed the United States on Sunday in a final, frenzied burst of campaigning, the Republican said he was the “last chance” to fix a broken country while his Democratic rival said a “moment of reckoning” had

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Clinton Gets Boost from FBI as Tight White House Race Hits Final Day

By John Whitesides WASHINGTON, Nov 7  – Democrat Hillary Clinton heads into the final day of a tight White House race against Republican Donald Trump on Monday with new momentum after the FBI’s announcement that no criminal charges were forthcoming in the probe of her email practices. Both Clinton and Trump will spend the day

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FBI Clears Clinton in Email Review Two Days Before Election

By Alana Wise and Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON, Nov 7 – The FBI said on Sunday it stood by its earlier finding that no criminal charges were warranted against Democrat Hillary Clinton for using a private email server for government work, lifting a cloud over her presidential campaign two days before the U.S. election. FBI Director

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Security Scare for Trump in Frenzied Final Days of Campaigning

By Emily Stephenson and Amanda Becker RENO, Nevada, N.C./PHILADELPHIA, Nov 6- Republican Donald Trump was rushed off stage by security agents at a rally in Reno, Nevada, on Saturday night after a perceived security threat as he and Democrat Hillary Clinton swept across states that could prove decisive in Tuesday’s presidential election. Two security agents

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Obama Speaks up for Protester but is Derided by Trump

By Roberta Rampton and Emily Stephenson FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.,/HERSHEY, Pa., Nov 5 – President Barack Obama chastised supporters at a rally for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in North Carolina on Friday, as tensions spiked when a supporter of Republican opponent Donald Trump began protesting. But that didn’t stop Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, campaigning a few

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Clinton Leads Trump by 5 Points, Swing States Tighten

By Chris Kahn NEW YORK, Nov 5 – Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton leads Republican Donald Trump by 5 percentage points, according to a Reuters/Ipsos tracking poll released on Friday, keeping her advantage in a national survey while races tighten in several swing states. The Oct. 30-Nov. 3 opinion poll showed that 44 percent of

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