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Trump to Clinton: 'No more Mr. Nice Guy' 9:15pm EDT

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said he was taking the gloves off in his battle against Democrat Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House after taking a scorching from speakers at the Democratic National Convention. | Video

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U.S. worried about hunger-striking Cuban dissidents: State Department

WASHINGTON The United States is concerned about the physical well-being of hunger-striking activists in Cuba and is closely watching their situation, the U.S. State Department said on Friday.

Election 2016, World 5:21pm EDT

U.S. Air Force asks industry for proposals to replace nuclear missiles

WASHINGTON The U.S. Air Force asked industry on Friday for proposals to replace the Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile and the nuclear cruise missile as the military moves ahead with a costly modernization of its aging atomic weapons systems.

Election 2016, 6:29pm EDT

The year of 'Neither': Why Reuters/Ipsos is tweaking its U.S. presidential poll

NEW YORK In a presidential campaign notable for its negativity, the option of “Neither” candidate appears to be an appealing alternative, at least to participants in the Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll.

Election 2016, 6:15am EDT

U.S., Cuba hold 'substantive' second round talks on claims

WASHINGTON/HAVANA The United States and Cuba have concluded a "substantive" second round of talks on multibillion-dollar claims against one another in Washington and agreed to hold more regular meetings on the matter, a State Department Official said on Friday.

Election 2016, Cuba 12:07pm EDT