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  • WASHINGTON, Nov 19- President-elect Donald Trump held talks on Saturday with 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, a meeting between famous foes fueling speculation that Romney could be in line to be the new U.S. secretary of state. On Friday it was announced that Trump had chosen Republican Senator Jeff Sessions to be attorney general, retired...

  • President-elect Donald Trump's Cabinet have emerged, including former CIA chief and retired General David Petraeus as a potential defense secretary, according to a Wall Street Journal report. On Friday it was announced that Trump had chosen Republican Senator Jeff Sessions to be attorney general, retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn to be national...

  • President-elect Donald Trump's Cabinet have emerged, including former CIA chief and retired General David Petraeus as a potential defense secretary, according to a Wall Street Journal report. On Friday it was announced that Trump had chosen Republican Senator Jeff Sessions to be attorney general, retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn to be national...

  • President-elect Donald Trump's Cabinet have emerged, including former CIA chief and retired General David Petraeus as a potential defense secretary, according to a Wall Street Journal report. On Friday it was announced that Trump had chosen Republican Senator Jeff Sessions to be attorney general, retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn to be national...

  • Senator Ted Cruz as a potential attorney general and North Carolina Governor Nikki Haley as secretary of state, as he works to fill administration positions ahead of his inauguration on Jan. 20. Trump said on Sunday he would hire Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff and named Stephen Bannon, former head of the...

  • Senator Ted Cruz as a potential attorney general and North Carolina Governor Nikki Haley as secretary of state, as he works to fill administration positions ahead of his inauguration on Jan. 20. Trump said on Sunday he would hire Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff and named Stephen Bannon, former head of the...

  • Senator Ted Cruz as a potential attorney general and North Carolina Governor Nikki Haley as secretary of state, as he works to fill administration positions ahead of his inauguration on Jan. 20. Trump said on Sunday he would hire Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff and named Stephen Bannon, former head of the...

  • U.S. Senate Republican incumbent Kelly Ayotte, left speaks as Democratic challenger Gov. Maggie Hassan

    New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte conceded her re-election campaign against Gov. Maggie Hassan, giving Democrats their second Senate pickup of 2016.

  • Sens. Pat Toomey, R-Pa.

    Republicans won key Senate races as Democrats have only been able to flip two seats in Illinois and New Hampshire.

  • *Asia shares slump, US S&P 500 futures skid in Brexit re-run. SYDNEY/ LONDON, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar sank and stocks plummeted in market mayhem on Wednesday as investors faced up to a shock win for Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential election that could upend the global political order. "Markets are reacting as though the four horsemen of the apocalypse just rode out of...

  • Gary Johnson (l) and Jill Stein (r).

    The protest vote could cost Hillary Clinton the election, NBC News reports.

  • *Asia shares slump, US S&P 500 futures skid in Brexit re-run. SYDNEY, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar sank and stocks plummeted in market mayhem on Wednesday as investors faced the real possibility of a shock win by Republican Donald Trump that could upend the global political order. "Markets are reacting as though the four horsemen of the apocalypse just rode out of Trump...

  • SYDNEY, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar sank and stocks plummeted as mayhem came to world markets on Wednesday as investors faced the possibility of a shock win by Republican Donald Trump that could upend the global political order. Sovereign bonds and gold surged while the Mexican peso went into near free-fall as stations gave North Carolina to Trump.

  • SYDNEY, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar sank and stocks plummeted as mayhem came to world markets on Wednesday as investors faced the possibility of a shock win by Republican Donald Trump that could upend the global political order. Sovereign bonds and gold surged while the Mexican peso went into near free-fall as stations gave North Carolina to Trump.

  • *Asia shares ex- Japan slump, US S&P 500 futures skid. SYDNEY, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar sank and stock markets slammed into reverse in wild trade on Wednesday as investors faced the real possibility of a shock win by Republican Donald Trump that could upend the global political order. As of 0325 GMT, Trump was leading Democratic rival Hillary Clinton by 45 Electoral...

  • *Asia shares ex- Japan slump, US S&P 500 futures skid. SYDNEY, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar sank and stock markets slammed into reverse in wild Asian trade on Wednesday as every new exit poll in the U.S. presidential election showed the race to be a nail-biter, sending investors stampeding to safe-haven assets. As of 0307 GMT, Trump had 139 Electoral College votes to Democrat...

  • MANILA/ BENGALURU, Nov 9- Gold jumped 3 percent to its highest in five weeks on Wednesday as early counting showed a close battle for the White House between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton, pushing investors toward safe havens. With voting completed in more than two-thirds of the 50 U.S. states, the race was too close to call in Ohio, Florida,...

  • *Asia shares ex- Japan slump, US S&P 500 futures skid. As of 0237 GMT, Trump appeared to be on track for 133 Electoral College seats to Clinton's 104. The neck-and-neck race caused the peso to gyrate wildly as results came in, especially from the key battleground state of Florida where Trump was holding a slim lead.

  • *Asia shares ex- Japan turn down, US S&P 500 futures skid. SYDNEY, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar skidded in wild Asian trade on Wednesday as every new exit poll in the U.S. presidential election showed the race to be a nail-biter, sending investors scampering toward safe-haven assets. The neck-and-neck race caused the peso to gyrate wildly as results came in, especially from...

  • *Gold rises more than 1 pct, moving towards $1,300. MANILA/ BENGALURU, Nov 9- Gold shook off initial losses to rise more than 1 percent on Wednesday as early counting showed a close battle for the White House between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton. With voting completed in more than half of the 50 U.S. states, the race was too close to call in Ohio,...