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Immigration Canada Site Crashes as Americans Seek to Flee Trump Presidency

The website of Canada's immigration ministry crashed as many Americans sought to emigrate to their northern neighbor to escape a Donald Trump presidency.

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Obama Starts Election Day with Tradition: Shooting Hoops

Is the U.S. election a slam dunk? It is for Barack Obama, who early on election day Tuesday took part in a ritual game of basketball as Americans flocked to the polls.

In keeping with a 2008 and 2012 tradition, Obama hit the court with friends. 

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From Broadway to Outer Space: U.S. Election Snippets

Broadway readies for a night of (offstage) drama, an early vote is cast in space, and Donald Trump takes a ribbing from the man he hopes to succeed.

Here are some snippets from the White House race on Monday, the final day of the months-long showdown between Republican Trump and his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton:

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Floating Voter: 'Psychic' Indian Fish Picks Trump

A "psychic" fish in India on Tuesday picked Donald Trump as the next president of the United States, hours before Americans head to the polls.

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China’s 'Monkey King' Picks Trump as Next US President

A Chinese monkey described as the "king of prophets" has tipped Donald Trump for the US presidency, a tourism park said, after the creature successfully predicted the winner of football's European Championship final earlier this year.

Known as Geda -- which means knots or goose bumps -- the prophetic primate is the latest in a series of purportedly psychic animals that have popped up around the world since Paul the Octopus correctly predicted multiple 2010 World Cup matches. 

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U.S. Creepy Clown Craze Puts Damper on Halloween

Maybe it's better to leave the clown costume in the closet this Halloween.

Hysteria sweeping the United States after a series of "creepy clown" sightings in recent weeks has created an unwelcome scare this October 31 when Americans will celebrate all things ghoulish, sinister and fantastical.

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Pack Toothbrush and Garlic for Night at Dracula's Castle

Armed with courage and hopefully garlic, two horror fans dying for a thrill will become the first guests in almost 70 years to spend a night at Dracula's castle in Transylvania on Halloween.

More than 80,000 subscribers to the home-sharing service Airbnb have taken part in a global contest for the unique chance to stay at the brooding fortress, perched on a rock above the misty Carpathian valley in central Romania.

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Austria 'Horror Clown' Attacks Leave Several Injured

The so-called creepy clown trend has spread to Austria where several people have been injured in attacks by masked assailants in the lead-up to Halloween.

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England's 'Most Haunted Village' Gears up for Halloween

With Halloween in the air, ghouls are set to emerge from the shadows in the quiet streets of Pluckley, reputedly the most haunted village in England.

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Italian Exorcist Priest, Colonel Arrested on Sex Abuse Charges

A priest in Palermo, Sicily who was known locally for carrying out exorcisms and spiritual 'healing' has been arrested on sex abuse charges along with an army colonel, local media reported Friday.

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