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SINGAPORE - This could have been Amos Yee’s social media week. Instead, Cheryl came from nowhere courtesy of her birthday puzzle, and beat Amos and any other social media wannabe to a pulp.

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The Straits Times Editorial

The announcement by former secretary of state Hillary Clinton of her candidacy for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination has brought US domestic politics to the global fore yet again. Mrs Clinton, whose credentials are impressive, is being joined in the nomination fray by several other Democrats. The rival Republicans have their own array of hopefuls who wish to revive the party's electoral fortunes after two consecutive Democratic presidential terms.