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Democrats build huge early vote lead in battleground Nevada

Democrats have built what could be an insurmountable edge in Nevada at the end of early voting in the Western battleground state. In key regions, the party is matching or outpacing the lead President Barack Obama had at this point in 2012 on his way to a nearly 7-percentage-point win of the state's six electoral votes.

Monkey picks Trump as next US president

A Chinese monkey described as the “king of prophets” has tipped Donald Trump for the US presidency, a tourism park said, after the creature successfully predicted the winner of football’s European Championship final earlier this year.

Clinton rises in poll after trading jabs with Trump

Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump attacked one another's character as they pushed their closing arguments six days before the U.S. presidential election, while the latest Reuters/Ipsos poll showed Clinton's lead over Trump rising back to the margin she held last week. 

Peacekeeping commander in South Sudan fired by U.N. chief

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday fired his top peacekeeping commander in South Sudan, following the release of a damning internal investigation that faulted the top U.N. brass for failing to come to the aid of thousands of civilians.

South Korea: Protestors demand President Park resignation

Thousands of South Koreans rallied in Seoul Saturday, demanding the resignation of President Park Geun-hye.
Police estimated that around 12,000 demonstrators attended the evening protest, according to the country's semi-official Yonhap news agency.