Bullish Hillary, tamed Trump face off in 1st TV debate

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton discuss a point during their first presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, on Sept. 26. (Reuters)

NAOYA YOSHINO and TOMOYUKI KAWAI, Nikkei staff writers

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- U.S. presidential debate season kicked off on Monday, with Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and her Republican rival, Donald Trump, meeting for their first one-on-one ahead of the presidential election in November.

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