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WASHINGTON Donald Trump’s upset presidential election win has dominated global headlines, but for those against capital punishment, Election Day offered other surprise: three states voted...

WASHINGTON Republican Donald Trump stunned the world by defeating heavily favoured rival Hillary Clinton in Tuesday’s presidential election, ending eight years of Democratic control of...

WASHINGTON They wore pantsuits to their polling places, emulating the preferred dress of their White House candidate. Some wept with emotion and others remembered their...

TORONTO/WELLINGTON Canada’s main immigration website appeared to crash and New Zealand reported increased traffic to its website for residency visas from US nationals in the...

WASHINGTON Donald Trump’s jaw-dropping White House win is a slap in the face for Barack Obama, elected eight years ago as the country’s first black...

WASHINGTON Eager voters crowded into polling stations to choose a new US president on Tuesday after a wild and bitter contest between the billionaire...

NEW YORK With hours to go before Americans vote, Democrat Hillary Clinton has about a 90 per cent chance of defeating Republican Donald Trump in...

LOS ANGELES The man who walked into a Los Angeles International Airport terminal and opened fire with an assault rifle in 2013, killing a security...

WASHINGTON A federal court jury awarded $3 million in damages on Monday to a University of Virginia administrator that was found last week to have...

NEW YORK A woman shoved an unsuspecting traveller off a New York City subway platform into the path of an approaching train on Monday afternoon,...