2016 US presidential debates - updates

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WATCH: 3rd Clinton-Trump presidential debate, 2016 US elections

Oct 20, 2016 - 8:55 AM

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump face off in the third and final debate of the 2016 US presidential election season on October 19 October 20 in Manila

WATCH: 2nd Clinton-Trump presidential debate, 2016 US elections

Oct 10, 2016 - 8:45 AM

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump face off in the second debate of the 2016 US presidential election season on Sunday October 9 Monday October 10 in Manila

Trump faces uphill battle in second debate with Clinton

Oct 09, 2016 - 10:40 PM

Donald Trump s campaign faces its worst crisis with about a dozen senators a dozen members of the House of Representatives and 3 governors – all Republicans – withdrawing their support

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump listens to a question at a town hall event on October 6, 2016 in Sandown, New Hampshire. / AFP PHOTO / Mary Schwalm

WATCH: Kaine-Pence vice presidential debate, 2016 US elections

Oct 05, 2016 - 8:46 AM

Tim Kaine and Mike Pence face off in the only vice presidential debate of the 2016 US election season on Tuesday October 4 Wednesday October 5 in Manila

Clinton edges ahead of Trump in post-debate poll bump

Oct 01, 2016 - 12:45 PM

The nationwide results come as Hillary Clinton s numbers improve in a number of critical swing states following the debate

AFTER THE DEBATE. Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton (L) and Republican nominee Donald Trump leave the stage after the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York on September 26, 2016. Timothy A. Clary/AFP

Clinton vs Trump: Gladiator contest of modern times

Sep 27, 2016 - 2:46 PM

It was a 90 minute battle of endurance between two of the most famous people in America

AFTER THE DEBATE. Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton (L) and Republican nominee Donald Trump leave the stage after the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York on September 26, 2016. Timothy A. Clary/AFP

Clinton vs Trump, Duterte, vs Abu Sayyaf, Philippine peso drop | 12PM wRap

Sep 27, 2016 - 12:31 PM

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Clinton vs Trump: Wait, where's my peanuts and chips?

Sep 27, 2016 - 11:20 AM

In a way waiting for the first debate is like the Super Bowl in American football or the game 7 in the World Series in baseball

Clinton, Trump clash in fiery first debate

Sep 27, 2016 - 11:02 AM

UPDATED Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump bicker and trade insults in a fiery US presidential debate as they aggressively pitch their case to tens of millions of American voters

Clinton, Trump go head to head in first debate

Sep 27, 2016 - 7:55 AM

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump face off in one of the most consequential presidential debates in modern US history

READY. The stage is set for Monday night's presidential debate between Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at Hofstra University on September 26, 2016 in Hempstead, New York. Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: 1st Clinton-Trump presidential debate, 2016 US elections

Sep 27, 2016 - 7:30 AM

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump face off in the first debate of the 2016 US presidential election season on Monday September 26 Tuesday September 27 in Manila

#USVote: The 2016 US presidential and vice presidential debates

Sep 26, 2016 - 6:57 PM

Watch the presidential and vice presidential debates of the 2016 US election season on Rappler

Wikileaks on Duterte, Clinton and Trump, William and Kate | 12PM wRap

Sep 26, 2016 - 12:11 PM

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As debaters, Trump and Clinton both have strengths and weaknesses

Sep 26, 2016 - 8:13 AM

What do Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump need to do to win voters over?

Stand-ins take to the lecturns for lighting and sound checks September 25, 2014 at Hofstra University's David & Mack Sport and Exhibition Complex in Hempsted, New York ahead of the first head-to-head presidential debate September 26 between Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. / AFP PHOTO / PAUL J. RICHARDS

Clinton, Trump neck and neck heading into first debate

Sep 25, 2016 - 9:30 PM

UPDATED The debate is being held one day after a Washington Post ABC News poll revealed that Clinton s slim advantage over Trump from last month has evaporated

Large images of Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump are seen on a CNN vehicle, behind asecurity fence, on September 24, 2014, at Hofstra University, in Hempsted, New York. The university is the site of the first Presidential debate on September 26, between Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump. / AFP PHOTO / PAUL J. RICHARDS

Pressure is on Clinton, Trump in first debate

Sep 25, 2016 - 11:33 AM

UPDATED Many analysts say debates usually don t win a candidate the election but can well lose it for them

Tori Piper (L) and Leon Virgo setup a television booth in the media center before the first U.S. presidential debate at Hofstra University on September 24, 2016 in Hempstead, New York. Joe Raedle/Getty Images/AFP

The US presidential debate: What you need to know

Sep 24, 2016 - 3:00 PM

This first of 3 debates will give the candidates a chance to introduce themselves to skeptical American voters who will be watching closely for the slightest misstep awkward gesture or fatal altercation

DEBATE. Democrat Hillary Clinton against the Republican Donald Trump will face off on Monday, September 26, during the US presidential debate. Trump file photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images/AFP, Clinton file photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Clinton declines final debate with Sanders

May 24, 2016 - 10:45 AM

Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton s spokeswoman Jennifer Palmieri says the former secretary of state would concentrate on campaigning against presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump instead

NO DEBATE. Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton declines an invitation for a final campaign debate against rival Bernie Sanders. EPA file photo by Kamil Krzaczynski

Clinton, Sanders trade blows in crunch Brooklyn debate

Apr 15, 2016 - 10:15 AM

A significant haul of 247 Democratic delegates are up for grabs in the New York primary where minorities and wealthy Democrats are likely to favor Clinton although polls suggest that Sanders has narrowed her lead

DEMOCRATIC DEBATES. Democratic presidential candidates Secretary Hillary Clinton (L) and Sen. Bernie Sanders stand together during the National Anthem during the start of a CNN-sponsored debate between the two candidates at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in Brooklyn, New York, USA, on April 14, 2016. Photo by Justin Lane/EPA

Republicans swap barbs for substance in Florida debate

Mar 11, 2016 - 2:05 PM

UPDATED Candidates spar in measured tones without interrupting on immigration and visas trade tariffs Cuba policy climate change and what to do to reduce the terror threat

REPUBLICAN DEBATE. US Presidential candidates Marco Rubio, Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and John Kasich attend the Republican National Committee Presidential Primary Debate at the University of Miami's Bank United Center, in Miami, Florida, USA, March 10, 2016. Photo by Cristobal Herrera/EPA

Attacks escalate as Trump clashes with rivals

Mar 04, 2016 - 12:56 PM

UPDATED With the real estate tycoon apparently on a glide path to becoming the Republican standard bearer some panic has set in at the prospect of Donald Trump winning the nomination

Trump under fierce attack by rivals at rancorous debate

Feb 26, 2016 - 11:49 AM

3rd UPDATE The two freshman US senators launch broadsides against the brash billionaire who lashed out at his challengers in what quickly devolved into a shouting match

DEBATES. US Republican presidential candidates (L-R) Marco Rubio, Donald Trump, and Ted Cruz are seen on stage during the CNN Republican Presidential Primary Debate at the University of Houston's Moores School of Music Opera House in Houston, Texas, USA, February 25, 2016. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA