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For some Democrats, it's voting for Clinton - and keeping it quiet 11:41am EDT

NEW YORK One would expect voters from the heavily Democratic Brooklyn neighborhood of Cobble Hill to pick presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in the Nov. 8 general election. Just don't expect them to advertise it.

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Netanyahu to meet Clinton and Trump during U.S. visit: sources

JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is currently visiting the United States, will separately meet U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Sunday, campaign sources and Israeli officials said.

Election 2016, World Sep 24 2016

Ohio system of purging inactive voters not legal: court

CLEVELAND Ohio's practice of rescinding voter registrations from people who fail to cast ballots is illegal, a court ruled on Friday, the latest legal decision affecting voting rights ahead of the U.S. presidential election on Nov. 8.

Election 2016, Sep 24 2016

Clinton leads Trump by 4 points ahead of first presidential debate: Reuters/Ipsos poll

NEW YORK Democrat Hillary Clinton had a four-percentage point advantage in support over Republican Donald Trump ahead of their first U.S. presidential debate, according to the latest Reuters/Ipsos national tracking poll released on Friday.

Election 2016, Sep 23 2016

Obama vetoes Sept. 11 Saudi bill, sets up showdown with Congress

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama on Friday vetoed legislation allowing families of victims of the Sept. 11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia, which could prompt Congress to overturn his decision with a rare veto override, the first of his presidency.