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How Romney was crushed by Obama ‘ground game’
AS the ultimate swing county of the ultimate swing state, Ottawa, in northwestern Ohio, should last week have been abuzz with Republican activists frantically campaigning for Mitt Romney.
Election is over but they’re still counting the votes in Florida
IT WAS all over bar the shouting in Florida today, where the presidential race between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney is still too close to call.
Richard Cowan: It’s too early to write the obituary for the Tea party despite poor poll showing
TEA PARTY candidates may have spoiled Republican chances of taking control of the US Senate, but the small-government movement will continue to hold sway in Washington for at least the next few years on fiscal - if not social - issues, according to experts.
80pc of Europe would say oui to Obama
Barack Obama's second chance at greatness
In the end, it all boiled down to who was the best communicator
Belgian newpapers find novel ways of getting the result right
Secret Service awaits guy with 'guts' to date daughters
Barack Obama photo becomes most 'Liked' on Facebook
Call that a dress?
Bynes arrested on drug charge
Actress Amanda Bynes has been arrested in midtown Manhattan after she heaved a marijuana bong out of a window, police said.
Cannes losing its sparkle after second jewellery heist
THE stars of Cannes are rapidly losing their sparkle. For the second time in two weeks, thieves have struck on the Riviera's celebrity belt as it plays host to the biggest names of the silver screen.
Twilight leads Teen Choice nods
Twilight's legacy shows no sign of stopping, after the film and its stars lead the Teen Choice Awards with nine nominations.
Frankie admits worries over stag do
The Saturday's star Frankie Sandford confessed she was put off watching the Hangover films in case they give footballer fiance Wayne Bridge any ideas about his upcoming stag do.
Brangelina agree sex scene ban
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have vowed not to appear in sex scenes with other people in their films, according to reports.
Bieber makes guests sign waiver?
Justin Bieber reportedly asks guests who visit his home to sign a secrecy agreement - which could land them a five million dollar fine if they break it.
Hollywood practices random acts of red-carpet kindness
A WELCOME new exhibit in the case for men occasionally being good people: Zach Galifianakis.
Lewis, Cumberbatch get Critics nods
Damian Lewis and Benedict Cumberbatch are among the British stars flying the flag at the 2013 American Critics' Choice Television Awards.
Gosling gore film booed at Cannes
Ryan Gosling's film Only God Forgives has been booed at Cannes because of extreme violence.
Sheridan: Brand is just a mate
Sheridan Smith has insisted Russell Brand is just a "mate" after they were spotted having dinner together.