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US Presidential Election results 2016

Key battleground states Crucial states in deciding who wins the election. Why do some states matter more than others? Florida PROJECTED FOR TRUMP STATE PROJECTED AT:23:30 EST (04:30 GMT) 29 electoral votes After 100% of voting districts Clinton 47.8% Trump 49.1% Others 3.1% Pennsylvania PROJECTED FOR TRUMP STATE PROJECTED AT:02:48 EST (07:48 GMT) 20 electoral […]

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The rise and rise of US President Barack Obama

Barack Obama was born in Hawaii on August 4 1961, to Barack Hussein Obama Sr. and Ann Dunham. His parents met while attending the University of Hawaii where his father was enrolled as a foreign student. His mother was from heartland of the US Kansas and his father from Kenya. Barack‚Äôs parents eventually divorced and […]