Wednesday, December 07, 2016
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

admin
This will help a lot of people get over tonight's result
2016.11.09 13:02:12


Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 583 | Read more...


 
admin
'I've never been so scared'
2016.11.09 12:28:10


Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 616 | Read more...


 
admin
African-Americans in Michigan weigh in as state looks set to go to Trump
2016.11.09 12:22:55

The New York Times' live forecast now gives Trump 48.7% in Michigan and Clinton 46.9%.
Valdave Penny, who works as a driver, says he’s voting for Clinton because he doesn't like the alternative.

"Donald Trump has no political experience," he says. "And he’s not for my people, I don’t think."

Penny says he thinks the community needs to rally for the Democrats in order to maintain progress that President Barack Obama has made in the country. "I think it’ll be better for our livelihood."

Brandon Lett, a machine operator, says he really doesn’t want either to become president. At the same time, he came out to vote for Clinton because he wanted to use his voice.

"I have an opinion, and I want to be heard," he says.

Jasmine McFarland, 24, says she also wanted to be heard and that those who choose not to vote cannot be upset with results.

"Everyone complains about the president, but not everyone votes. It’s better to come out here for one day and vote than to complain for the next four or eight years."



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 525 | Read more...


 
admin
New York Times Forecast leans towards Trump
2016.11.09 11:27:28

New York Times Forecast

Not for the faint-hearted.



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 455 | Read more...


 
admin
Anxiety spilling over as Trump chances increase
2016.11.09 11:23:42

Feeling nervous? Join the club



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 402 | Read more...


 
admin
The Mexican peso reacts to election results
2016.11.09 11:21:43


Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 334 | Read more...


 
admin
Enough to calm nerves in the Clinton camp?
2016.11.09 11:20:27

Not at all.

Our correspondents report a subdued feeling at Democrat vote parties in key swing states.



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 368 | Read more...


 
admin
Excitement and fear at DC watch party
2016.11.09 10:45:16

At a college bar in Washington, DC, tensions are running high as results trickle in. Every win for Clinton brings a rapturous applause from the crowd and every percentage point gained for Trump is met with overwhelming boos. People continue to pack into the bar, gathering around TV screens that line the walls.

Kelli Slater from Howard University thinks Clinton has the right experience and is the right candidate for the job. "I don't view this election as voting for a lesser of two evils," she says.

Amira Karim and Marianne Caballero are both economists. Neither can vote - Amira is form Singapore and Marianne is from Venezuela. They say watching this election as outsiders has been "insane".

"The idea that people would even consider someone like Trump is shocking to me," Marianne says.



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 428 | Read more...


 
admin
Brexit comparisons
2016.11.09 10:43:28


Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 412 | Read more...


 
admin
Are we approaching a turning point?
2016.11.09 10:42:20

Betting markets give a good idea of where people think something is heading.



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 383 | Read more...


 
admin
Minnesota elects the first Somali-American to elected office
2016.11.09 10:25:03


Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 405 | Read more...


 
admin
How tight is Florida?
2016.11.09 09:31:07

Just 28 votes between Trump and Clinton with 88 percent reporting, according to this count.



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 401 | Read more...


 
admin
Alleged voter fraud in Texas
2016.11.09 09:24:37


Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 344 | Read more...


 
admin
What if Trump loses but doesn't concede?
2016.11.09 09:23:30

Hillary Clinton may win the night but Team Trump have made no secret that they will cry foul if she does.

Is it fighting talk or something more serious? And how will Trump's most loyal supporters respond if their leader claims the vote was rigged?



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 404 | Read more...


 
admin
'If Trump wins, there's going to be war'
2016.11.09 09:21:49

For John Hadley in Detroit, this election boils down to respect or, as he explains, the lack of it.

"Just look at what's been said in this election," Hadley, a laser technician, says. "Without respect you can't get nowhere."

Hadley says he is a former Marine who has traveled to places like Japan, Korea and South America. He fears what would happen to US foreign relations if Donald Trump were elected.

"If Trump wins, there's going to be war. Our president affects our values and status in the world." Of course, Hadley says, Clinton is not without her faults.

"She got her problems but no more than any other politician."



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 393 | Read more...


 
admin
Trump clan fight to the end
2016.11.09 09:19:26

Will their efforts bear fruit? Clinton leads in Florida but only just, it's still too early to call.



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 373 | Read more...


 
admin
One person killed in shooting near polling station in California
2016.11.09 09:17:56


Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 322 | Read more...


 
admin
Americans are already missing Obama
2016.11.09 09:16:32

The incumbent will leave in January and many Americans can't bottle up their emotions at the thought.



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 356 | Read more...


 
admin
Hundred-year-old woman casts ballot
2016.11.09 09:14:55

Grace Bell Hardison voted after earlier having her registration challenged by county officials in North Carolina.



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 372 | Read more...


 
admin
Do Nigerians care more about the US elections than their own?
2016.11.09 09:13:00

Nigerian Twitter is poking fun at itself over its apparent obsession with the US elections and indifference to its own.



Tags: US Elections 2016

Hits: 297 | Read more...


 
Page 1 of 12

Donation

Thanks to all of our supporters for your generosity and your encouragement of an independent press!

Enter Amount:

Poll

Should US President-elect Donald Trump's opponents be protesting against the election result?

Featured_Author

Login






Login reminder Forgot login?

Comments

Subscribe to MWC News Alert

Email Address

Subscribe in a reader Facebok page Twitter page

Week in Pictures

Start of Europe’s winter

Native Americans celebrate