Clinton, Trump fight to wire as bitter US race ends

As US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton wrap up their campaigns the day before the election, some 40 m illion Americans have already cast ballots through early votingHillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Monday gave US voters a stark choice as their brutal White House battle neared its end — between her vision of unity and his promise to take back power from Washington’s corrupt elites. On the final day of a presidential campaign that has left a bemused world looking on in concern for its greatest power, Trump doubled down on his unabashed appeal to popular resentment. The Democrat Clinton has had sharp words for her rival, a 70-year-old property tycoon who seized the conservative Republican Party and turned it into a vehicle for his populist bombast, but she ended the race pleading for unity.

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