Six hours that exposed the great divide – and a fateful US choice

Trump’s tweet about delaying the election and Obama’s funeral tribute showed the polar opposites of politics.

By David Smith in Washington

They were six hours that defined two Americas as well as exposing the magnitude of the decision facing voters in November. At 8.30am on Thursday, the US government announced that gross domestic product had suffered the biggest decline on record...

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