House defeat could distract Trump from foreign policy goals

Following the much-anticipated midterm elections on Tuesday, the US government will be split between the Democratic Party and the Republican Party. At the end of the evening, it was clear that the House of Representatives will be narrowly controlled by the Democrats. However, the Senate will remain under the control

Twitter removed thousands of accounts discouraging US vote participation

WASHINGTON: Twitter has deleted thousands of automated accounts, many posing as Democrats, that were posting tweets encouraging US voters to sit out Tuesday’s crucial midterm elections, according to media reports. The reports cited a Twitter statement Friday as saying the social media company had “removed a series of accounts for engaging