Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden leads nationwide polls by a wide margin but in the battleground states, which are key to winning the presidency, the…View More Battlegrounds for 2020 US elections: Will these states stay loyal to Trump?
What United States President Donald Trump’s critics find coarse and vulgar, 75-year-old Doug Kelly, with a Trump cap on his head, finds gratifying. “What appeals…View More 15 days to US elections: Hint of tide turning against Trump in Florida
NEW YORK (NYTIMES) – Samantha Kacmarik, a Latina college student in Las Vegas, said that four years ago, she had viewed Hillary Clinton as part…View More US election: Why these voters rejected Hillary Clinton but are backing Joe Biden
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – Twitter Inc on Tuesday (Oct 13) said it had suspended a number of accounts that claimed to be owned by black supporters…View More Twitter suspends accounts claiming to be black Trump supporters over spam, manipulation
WASHINGTON (AFP, BLOOMBERG) – The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) said Friday (Oct 9) it has cancelled next week’s showdown between Donald Trump and his…View More Organisers cancel second US presidential debate on Oct 15 between Trump and Biden
WASHINGTON • A stray housefly briefly commanded the US national stage on Wednesday, generating buzz when it perched on Vice-President Mike Pence’s cropped white hair…View More Shoo fly, don't bother me… as it bugged Pence during debate
SAN FRANCISCO (NYTIMES, AFP) – Over the past few weeks, Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s chief executive, and his lieutenants have watched the presidential race with an…View More Facebook widens ban on political ads as alarm rises over election
SALT LAKE CITY (REUTERS) – Wednesday’s (Oct 7) matchup between Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic challenger Senator Kamala Harris opened without the fireworks that…View More Judges, fracking and a fly: Six takeaways from the US vice-presidential debate
SALT LAKE CITY (AFP) – When US Vice-President Mike Pence and Senator Kamala Harris debate on Wednesday (Oct 7) night (9am Thursday, Singapore time), they…View More US vice-presidential debate: Plexiglass at Mike Pence-Kamala Harris debate won't stop virus, warn experts
WASHINGTON – That US President Donald Trump has been hospitalised with Covid-19 has changed the conversation of the week to the pandemic which continues to…View More Trump's Covid-19 diagnosis may win him some sympathy, but is a double-edged sword
WASHINGTON (NYTIMES) – US President Donald Trump said early Friday (Oct 2) that he and the first lady have tested positive for the coronavirus, throwing…View More US leadership thrown into uncertainty after Trump tests positive for coronavirus
NEW YORK (NYTIMES) – President Donald Trump’s refusal to condemn an extremist right-wing group in his first debate with Mr Joe Biden sent a shudder…View More Republicans scold Trump on white supremacy, fearing a drag on the party
BRUSSELS (NYTIMES) – The unedifying spectacle of Tuesday night’s (Sept 29) presidential debate produced some shock, some sadness and some weariness among US allies and…View More Trump-Biden debate prompts shock, despair and, in China, glee
NEW YORK (NYTIMES) – “I’m just sad with the way last night turned out.” Chris Wallace, the “Fox News Sunday” anchor and moderator of Tuesday’s…View More Moderator Chris Wallace calls Trump-Biden debate 'a terrible missed opportunity'