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Clinton unveils gun control plan during Monday campaign stop 12:19pm EDT

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Monday that, if elected, she would use the power of her office to curb gun violence if necessary.

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Middle East would be more stable if Saddam, Gaddafi still in power: Trump

WASHINGTON - U.S. Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said on Sunday the Middle East would be more stable if Muammar Gaddafi and Saddam Hussein were still in power in Libya and Iraq, saying it's "not even a contest".

Iraq, Libya 04 Oct 2015

Supreme Court tackles hot social issues as 2016 election looms

WASHINGTON - The nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court are set to wade into contentious social matters in their new term beginning on Monday including affirmative action, union powers and voting rights, and could add major cases involving abortion and birth control.

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Clinton gets endorsement of largest U.S. labor union

- U.S. Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton, who has been vying with challenger Bernie Sanders for the support of organized labor, scored a win on Saturday with an endorsement from the National Education Association, a huge teachers union.

U.S. 03 Oct 2015

Hillary Clinton pokes fun at herself in 'Saturday Night Live' appearance

NEW YORK - Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton dropped in at the late night comedy show "Saturday Night Live" on Saturday, appearing in a sketch as a bartender alongside comedian Kate McKinnon, who played the former United States senator and secretary of state.