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Barack Obama wins a second term: live coverage

International — Live

Barack Obama has been re-elected as president of the United States, after a nail-biting contest with his Republican rival Mitt Romney.  Mediapart English followed the events throughout the night and into the morning with reactions, commentary and analysis from the US and France, recorded in this live feed.

French Alps shooting: live update of investigation

France — Link

Embarassed officials explain why four year-old girl was left hiding under her dead mother eight hours after police found murder victims' car.