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US ELECTIONS

Trump bounces back but Republican Party still in tatters

Party's top players fleeing from him, with House Speaker Paul Ryan all but conceding the race to Clinton

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Mr Trump's combative debate performance - heavy on zingers, light on substance - appears to have righted the ship.

Washington

AFTER nearly 18 months of vitriolic campaigning and two incendiary presidential debates, it is clear that the 2016 race for the White House is truly like no other.

The release of a 2005 video containing lewd and sexist comments made by Republican nominee Donald Trump has