Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has toured
the US Rust Belt, seeking to shore up support from
working-class voters in the region by promising to raise
wages and reject bad international trade deals.
More than 500 people have rallied in Canada's capital to
protest the death of a mentally ill black man following an
arrest, marching against what they see as race-based police
brutality in a country that prides itself for being tolerant.
US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says he's
taking the gloves off in his battle against Democrat Hillary
Clinton in the race for the White House after taking a
scorching from speakers at the Democratic National
Democrat Hillary Clinton took her newly energised campaign to
become America's first woman president on the road on Friday
to states in the "Rust Belt" that might decide the fate of
the election on November 8.