Tag Archives: American writers

21Nov/16

Obama advises “wait and see” approach to Trump

U.S. President Barack Obama advises world leaders at the APEC summit to take a “wait and see” approach to President-elect Donald Trump, and advises Democrats to fight for their beliefs. R Continue reading

17Nov/16

Defeated U.S. candidate Clinton says – ‘Fight for our values’

Defeated Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton calls for a renewed fight for a more-inclusive United States despite disappointment over an election loss that laid bare national divisions.

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16Nov/16

Senate Democrats slam Trump over Steve Bannon choice

Democrats slam U.S. President-elect Donald Trump over his choice of Stephen Bannon as a key aide, saying it would elevate the white nationalist movement into the top levels of the White House.

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16Nov/16

West Virginia mayor out after “ape in heels” comment

The mayor of a tiny West Virginia town has resigned amid outrage over her comment on social media describing first lady Michelle Obama an “ape in heels”. Linda So reports.
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10Nov/16

Obama-Trump meeting ‘less awkward’: White House

U.S. President Barack Obama’s Oval Office meeting with his elected successor, Donald Trump, was “less awkward” than some might have expected, according to White House spokesman Josh Earnest. Continue reading

09Nov/16

Dollar spooked in Asia as U.S. polls too close to call

Dollar spooked in Asia as U.S. polls too close to call.

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08Nov/16

High spirits at Germany’s biggest U.S. election party, hosted by Bertelsmann

Some 700 guests from politics, business and society, including U.S. Ambassador John B. Emerson, attend Germany’s biggest U.S. election party at the Bertelsmann foundation.

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08Nov/16

Wall Street gains as traders bet on Clinton triumph

U.S. stocks rose for a second straight session on Tuesday as investors bet Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton would win the U.S. presidential election. Bobbi Rebell reports. Continue reading

08Nov/16

Clinton with a 5-point lead in latest polls, votes in New York

Hillary Clinton, who is trying to become the first woman elected to the White House, has a 5 percentage point lead over Donald Trump in the latest Reuters/Ipsos poll.

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08Nov/16

Massive Clinton rally with Bruce Springsteen held in Philadelphia

U.S. President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, singer Bruce Springsteen, Chelsea and Bill Clinton, along with tens of thousands of supporters, campaign for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia in what is her second-to-last campaign event before Election Day. Continue reading