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Posts Tagged ‘ US election ’

New US Elections: How the world is watching

Nov 10th, 2016 | By | Category: Latest News, News

ANGELA REID and PATRICK FRENCH follow news from all over the world covering the US elections.



Tensions run high at Democrats Abroad party

Nov 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



US Elections: How the world is watching

Nov 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Latest News, News

ANGELA REID and PATRICK FRENCH follow news from all over the world covering the US elections.



Arizona comes to Wellington for big vote

Nov 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Lead Radio Story



New Zealand media react to US Election result

Nov 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

NewsWire’s SHAR DAVIS is tracking NZ news media covering the US elections. Click through to follow the day’s progress.



President Trump reality dawns on US and world

Nov 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Lead Story

Pennsylvania was being declared for Donald Trump and with it the presidential election.

JAMES MALTHUS followed the trajectory of election day through monitoring US sites and media coverage with live updates. Welcome to Donald Trump’s America.



Candidates foreign policy views scrutinised

Nov 7th, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



Election gives real-time taste of news deadlines

Nov 9th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Most Popular, News, Top Picture

Whitireia journalism students worked over 12 hours in two shifts to provide live coverage of the US election on NewsWire.co.nz.



Victorious celebrities trump billionaire’s trash talk tirade

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Reactions to Obama’s victory range from extreme happiness to threats of disaster from celebrities



NewsWire’s live twitter coverage

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

A rolling feed of tweets and re-tweets from worldwide election coverage.



Obama re-elected US President in tight race

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Obama won with 303 Electoral College votes to Mitt Romney’s 206.



Ambassador’s fate tied to presidential fortunes

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

IT was not just the US president being voted in, but the US ambassador to NZ as well, writes LAURA MacDONALD. ANTHONY SCADDEN took the pictures.



Get your Obama Burger here and look forward to four more years

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News, Uncategorized

Kiwis happy with the US election result can enjoy an Obama Burger from Uncle Mike’s Kansas City BBQ.



STORIFY: US sports community doesn’t hold back on election views

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Sport

‘Thanks @BarackObama for letting me run the court with you’, tweets basketballer Scottie Pippen.



Voter photos on Twitter may invalidate votes, say tweets

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

President Barack Obama’s 22 million followers reading his tweets.



Vulnerable US families lose whoever wins the White House

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout

JEAN ELTRINGHAM, ERIN KAVANAGH-HALL and MELISSA WASTNEY ask questions about America’s most vulnerable.



Porirua Mayor Nick Leggett is Obama all the way

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Porirua City Mayor knows who he wants to win theUS presidential election.



Celebs spin a web of election controversy on social media

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Opinion

The social media machine went into overdrive. SARAH MACKENZIE wonders whether some were over the edge.



Race matters in more ways than one, as election leadup showed

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout

Obama was expected to keep the black votes, but some celebrities bucked the trend, writes SARAH MACKENZIE.



Interactive animation inspires New York Times online readers

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Red and blue animation welcomes readers to come up with words that sum up election.



Stuff poll: Kiwis pick Obama as their man

Nov 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

New Zealanders are confident Barack Obama has it in the bag.



Will we see American soldiers disembarking on our shores?

Nov 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Latest News, News

NZ back on map as both candidates want to spread more military in Pacific.



It’s not all about Israel for Jewish voters in the United States

Nov 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News, Student Features

Four Jewish Americans reflect on politics with ERIN KAVANAGH-HALL about their pre-election concerns at home and in Israel.



Kiwi journalist enjoys life in Oregon reporting on election

Nov 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout

Daniel Simmons Ritchie, a graduate from Whitireia journalism, talks to EMILY LYPSIS, about reporting the US election.



Obama and Romney agreed on Middle East war

Nov 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, News, Opinion, Student Features

On the surface Obama’s troop withdrawals look different to Romney’s military policies, but ALASTAIR REITH is not so sure.



Native American month not enough to affect presidential campaign

Nov 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, Most Popular, News

Native American voters are ignored in the election campaigns, as few live in key battleground states.



Hurricane Sandy likely to affect homeless vote in US election

Nov 1st, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Homeless voters affected by Sandy might “hole up” rather than vote



US feminists fighting against “anti-women” Republicans

Nov 1st, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

ERIN KAVANAGH-HALL and MELISSA WASTNEY talk to US feminists appalled by Romney’s stance on women’s issues.



History tells us nature can decide balance of power in US elections

Oct 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, News

Could Hurricane Sandy be the key to the US election? KRISTEN PATERSON looks back at the weather’s effect on poll results.



Celebrities putting on a show for their preferred presidents

Oct 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, Most Popular, News

George Clooney’s dinner raised $15 milion for Obama’s campaign.



Mitt Romney steals ‘Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Can’t Steal?’

Oct 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Sport

But television show’s slogan may still take sporty voters away from Obama.



‘If Romney loses Ohio, he loses election,’ says local man

Oct 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

He’s picking Barack Obama to win his state, but by a very small margin.



More WINZ screwups no surprise

Oct 25th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Opinion

JEAN ELTRINGHAM ponders the spate of privacy breaches by Work and Income NZ, while SAM HILL has some theories about why the incumbent US president is so popular here.



NZ activist: Obama is after votes not peace

Jun 23rd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

US Troop withdrawal is ‘no more than an election tactic’.



How the US election has affected our outlook

Nov 7th, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Most people say it won’t influence how they vote. VIDEO



Work – what work? There won’t be time this week

Nov 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Big week with elections, sport, Guy Fawkes and Melbourne Cup.



US Toastmasters ban NZ club’s candidates meeting

Oct 23rd, 2008 | By | Category: Features, News

American Toastmasters bosses outlawed Karori Toastmasters Club’s candidates evening because it was “participating in politics”, reports JENNY MEYER.



Oh by the way, ‘I’m the governor’ – and maybe next US VP

Sep 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, News

Wellingtonian’s unexpected connection to the US presidential election.

QUEENIE RIKIHANA explains how Sarah Palin ended up in her email in-box.