1. Trump and Obama trade blows as midterm elections loom

    Obama ridiculed Trump’s focus in the final days of the campaign on the caravan of Central American asylum seekers making their perilous way to the US border. “Two weeks before the election they are telling us that the single greatest threat to America is a bunch of poor, impoverished, broken, hungry refugees 1,000 miles away.”

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    Trump, Obama square off in whirlwind weekend before midterm elections