Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump vowed Thursday he will accept the outcome of the November 8th U.S. election, provided he is the winner. Trump’s comment came the day after the third and final presidential debate with Democrat Hillary Clinton and followed allegations on his part that the election is rigged against him. VOA National correspondent Jim Malone has more from Washington.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is visiting Beijing this week to realign himself politically with China and seek economic support for his country. The trip includes pledges to cut military and economic ties with the United States. But many people back home prefer to keep up the U.S. alliance as they distrust China. Ralph Jennings reports from the southern Philippine city of Cagayan de Oro.