The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Nov 9, 2016

Today's headlines: US Ambassador reaffirms commitment to Singapore and region; former Singapore Environment Council head Edwin Seah terminated from duty; Transport Minister: Authorities close to finding cause of Circle Line signal interference.

In today's The Straits Times News In A Minute video, we look at: 

* American Ambassador to Singapore Kirk Wagar reaffirmed that The United States will remain committed to Singapore and the Pacific region, regardless of which party wins.

* Mr Edwin Seah, the former executive director of the Singapore Environment Council, has been let go, despite being cleared of charges relating to his suspension. 

* Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan told Parliament that the cause of the Circle Line disruptions, is or was due to signal interference.