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Clinton slams Trump for comments on offensive against Islamic State 6:10pm EDT

MANCHESTER, N.H./ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton slammed rival Donald Trump on Monday for saying that the week-old effort to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from the control of Islamic State was going badly. | Video

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Obama turns focus to U.S. Congress as he campaigns for Clinton

LAS VEGAS President Barack Obama on Sunday campaigned in the battleground state of Nevada for Hillary Clinton, the Democratic candidate he wants to succeed him in the White House - but he spent most of his time talking about the state's Senate race. | Video

Election 2016, U.S. 12:27am EDT

A waste of money? Trump's border wall falling flat in Arizona: Reuters/Ipsos poll

NEW YORK Donald Trump rode to the top of the Republican ticket promising a "big, beautiful, powerful" border wall with Mexico to stop the flow of undocumented immigrants. Along that border, however, Americans are more likely to call the wall a "waste of money", according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll. | Video


Clinton thinks regulators should scrutinize AT&T-Time Warner deal: spokesman

WASHINGTON Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton thinks U.S. regulators should closely scrutinize AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner, her spokesman said on Sunday.

Tech, Deals, Election 2016, Oct 23 2016

U.S. options market not very 'Trumped up' ahead of vote

NEW YORK Prospects that the presidential election will inject a hefty dose of volatility into U.S. stock markets are fading fast as Republican Donald Trump's victory odds lengthen.

Money, Election 2016, Oct 23 2016