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October 21, 2016
Outside the Four Queens casino in downtown Las Vegas, just past Elvis and a pregnant burlesque dancer, stood “Baby Donald” — a rotund man in a rubber Donald J. Trump mask, wearing a diaper and clutching a giant baby bottle. “Make my diaper great again,” his T-shirt read. Baby Donald was actually Cary Darling, a 50-year-old father of two working for tips to support his family. It could be risky. While most Trump supporters were friendly, one spat in his face and another harassed him and urged him to hang himself.
October 21, 2016
National media from throughout the country today are finishing up live coverage from the Thomas & Mack Center – that includes those from the News 3 network affiliate, NBC. Along with other anchors from the network, Savannah Guthrie from “The Today Show” made the trip from New York to Las Vegas to cover the third and final presidential debate.
Huron Daily Tribune
October 21, 2016
The final faceoff between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump reached 71.6 million television viewers, meaning two of the three most-watched presidential debates in history occurred during this campaign. The debate from Las Vegas, moderated by Fox News Channel's Chris Wallace, exceeded the 66.5 million people who watched the second debate. The first time these two candidates met on stage in September, the audience of 84 million set a viewership record, the Nielsen company said.
Nevada Public Radio
October 21, 2016
As everyone knows, last night’s debate was on the campus of UNLV. US News and World Reports magazine last year ranked UNLV as the second-most diverse campus in the United States. More than half of its undergraduate students are part of a racial or ethnic minority.
The Young Turks
October 21, 2016
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BBC Global Radio's Business Matters Program
October 21, 2016
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton go head-to-head in the last TV debate before America decides who it wants in the White House.
San Diego Jewish World
October 21, 2016
Inside the Trump International Hotel in Las Vegas, Donald Trump is king. At the 64-storey hotel and condominium just off the Las Vegas strip, a gift shop in the opulent lobby stocks Trump-branded golf clothes, baseball caps adorned with his "Make America Great Again" campaign slogan, and an array of Trump's books, his face scowling from their covers.
CBC
October 21, 2016
To be a Democrat in Henderson, Nev., is to be on a blue island in a red sea. In the last federal election, 15 of the 16 counties surrounding the city voted Republican — and they're not afraid to throw their weight around. "There was a sign on my mailbox one day written in marker: 'Hillary for prison,'" Democrat Norma Unger said Monday. "I'm terrified!"
CCTV America
October 21, 2016
CCTV America's Lisa Chiu takes a walk through the debate venue where Democratic nominee for U.S. president Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump will face off for the third and final presidential debate at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. #debates

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