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As Election Nears, Trump Makes a Final Push New! 2020-10-27 17:45:50The administration is imposing new limits on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration that would undercut action against global warming.

How Trump Maneuvered His Way Out of Trouble New! 2020-10-27 17:41:53When his skyscraper proved a disappointment, Donald Trump defaulted on his loans, sued his bank, got much of the debt forgiven — and largely avo

California Tax Revolt Faces a Retreat, 40 Years New! 2020-10-27 17:33:12Proposition 13 in 1978 curbed property tax increases. Now voters may strip protection for commercial buildings, helping hard-hit local budgets.

Trump Appointee Rescinds Rule Shielding Government News Outlets New! 2020-10-27 17:28:50The action comes amid concern that Michael Pack is turning outlets under his purview, including Voice of America, into a pro-Trump public relations ar

Supreme Court Decision Has Wisconsin Democrats Hunting Down New! 2020-10-27 17:26:38As the Biden campaign fights to win the battleground state, a court decision has spurred an all-out effort to track down every last vote.

Obama’s New Gig: Gleefully Needling Trump New! 2020-10-27 16:58:45Clearly relishing the chance to strike back at his successor, the former president has been willing to throw punches on behalf of Joe Biden’s un

Al Qaeda Feels Losses in Syria and Afghanistan New! 2020-10-27 16:44:04American drones and U.S. allies killed several Qaeda leaders and operatives in the past week. But the organization has “ingrained itself in loca

Democrats Are Poised to Expand House Majority in New! 2020-10-27 16:39:20House Democrats are training their resources on once-solid Republican footholds in affluent suburban districts where voters feel alienated by Presiden

Pfizer CEO All but Rules Out Covid-19 Vaccine New! 2020-10-27 15:54:43Pfizer’s C.E.O. said on Tuesday that much-anticipated results from its vaccine trial would not be coming this month, after all.

Vote by Mail Deadline: Time to Vote is New! 2020-10-27 15:38:01Persistent delays and limited data have increased concerns that the Postal Service may be unable to reliably get ballots still outstanding delivered b

Trump’s Second-Term Agenda? Slogans Over Details New! 2020-10-27 14:44:22President Trump’s norm-shattering ways now extend to a refusal to tell voters how he will spend another four years in the White House.

Noah Centineo Wants You to Vote 2020-10-27 13:54:12A week before Election Day, the actor opened a pop-up in Los Angeles aimed at getting influencers and their audiences to vote.

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As college grads flee the GOP, political ‘diploma New! 2020-10-27 16:26:34President Trump won in 2016 with strong support from non-college-educated white voters. Those with college degrees are increasingly voting Democratic.

How blue and red Ohio suburbanites are rallying 2020-10-27 13:49:31Democrats and Republicans are paying more and more attention to suburban voters, especially suburban women, in the run-up to Election Day. Despite res

Veterans for Trump? Stereotype doesn’t match diversity in 2020-10-26 17:36:21Polls show military veterans tilting toward Trump overall, but their ranks are increasingly diverse, including men and women who served since 2001.

Letter from Air Force One: the mad dash 2020-10-26 17:11:00President Trump continues to travel the country at breakneck pace, while his opponent Joe Biden – leading in polls – proceeds more cautiou

How Pelosi's fundraising wave could lift House Dems 2020-10-26 12:12:39House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been campaigning in high gear for House Democrats. She expects the party to hold strong after Nov. 3, and is digging fo

Amid final days of campaign, pandemic returns as 2020-10-25 19:59:00As a top White House official declared Sunday, “We’re not going to control the pandemic,” several aides to Vice President Mike Pence

White working class is shrinking. It still may 2020-10-23 16:43:00White voters without college degrees are a shrinking portion of the electorate – yet still represent a majority of voters in critical battlegrou

Poll watching: Democratic safeguard or intimidation? 2020-10-23 11:24:12Poll watching is a tradition of trust in U.S. elections. But what about President Trump’s call for an “army” of supporters to go to

Climate change gets a spotlight at the US 2020-10-23 08:57:22For the first time in a presidential debate, candidates were not asked if they believed in climate change, but rather, what their policies on it would

Final debate brings moment of normalcy to 2020 2020-10-23 08:49:02Last night's debate between President Donald Trump and challenger Joe Biden was more civilized and focused on issues. But will that be enough to give

US intelligence alleges Iran sent fake emails to 2020-10-22 11:45:00U.S. officials accused Iran of sending spoofed emails to intimidate Democratic voters in battleground states. Russia and Iran were also called out for

What to watch for in the debate: Racism, 2020-10-22 11:43:49The final U.S. presidential debate Thursday evening will cover a range of topics, from race to national security to climate change. Responding to crit

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New US Command for NATO Naval Battle in 2020-10-23 09:12:36A new NATO command was born in Norfolk (Virginia, USA): the Norfolk Joint Force Command, called "Atlantic Command," is a clone of the Naples Joint F

Greece, Russia and Turkey readying for war over 2020-10-23 09:12:36On 21 October 2020, the Greek Navy mobilized around 60 boats to protect the Aegean Islands in the event of a Turkish attack. Konstantin Zatulin, deput

Propaganda: NATO calls for bids 2020-10-23 09:12:36The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is soliciting bids from NGOs, universities, public and private think-tanks in all its member states. The offici

Russia resumes fighting in Idlib (Syria) 2020-10-23 09:12:36Russian air force has restarted its shelling of jihadist groups in Syria, which was interrupted under the Turkish-Russian agreements intended to freez

President Sarkissian received at NATO 2020-10-23 09:12:36Armenian President Armen Sarkissian left Yerevan for Brussels on late Wednesday morning, 21 October. He is expected to be received by the NATO Secreta

Turkey braces for Russian response in Syria 2020-10-23 09:12:36The Russian Foreign Ministry lined up several of its heavyweights to have them denounce the danger that the jihadi presence in Azerbaijan represents f

Holy See condemns sanctions against Syrian civilians 2020-10-23 09:12:36On 15 October 2020, the diplomatic corps accredited to the Holy See was invited to an audience with Cardinal Mario Zenari, the Apostolic Nuncio to Syr

Russian statement regarding the extension of the New 2020-10-23 09:12:36We have not received an official response from the United States to our October 16 note with President Vladimir Putin's proposal to extend the New ST

The fall of the Western Model, by Thierry 2020-10-23 09:12:36The Western model, based on capitalism and democracy, no longer manages to defend the general interest or guarantee popular sovereignty. By accumulati

Turkish military presence in Azerbaijan 2020-10-23 09:12:36According to the Russian daily Kommersant of 16 October 2020, 600 Turkish troops stayed behind in Azerbaijan after the joint military exercises that w

Republicans file complaint against Twitter and Facebook before 2020-10-17 18:14:45The Republican Party has lodged a complaint against Twitter and Facebook with the Federal Election Commission. Indeed, these two companies implemented

Funding of 2007 French presidential election campaign 2020-10-17 18:14:45Aude Buresi and Marc Sommerer, the investigating judges who replaced Judge Serge Tournaire in the inquiry into the funding of Nicolas Sarkozy's elect

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20 Republican Former U.S. Attorneys Condemn Donald Trump, New! 2020-10-28 07:36:44Trump’s leadership is “a threat to the rule of law in our country," the GOP former prosecutors wrote in an open letter slamming the presi

BBC Anchor Clashes With John Bolton In Tense New! 2020-10-28 07:13:38The former adviser repeatedly warned BBC Newsnight's Emily Maitlis to "let me finish" as she tried to question him.

Progressives Bet That Drinking Water Can Help The New! 2020-10-28 05:45:28An ad backing Green New Deal Democrat Kara Eastman in the Omaha area race casts GOP Rep. Don Bacon as a polluters' stooge.

The White House Gave Up On The Key New! 2020-10-28 05:45:28We need more stimulus to deal with COVID-19, but until the public health crisis is contained don't expect miracles.

Joe Biden Aims Closing Pitch At One Of New! 2020-10-28 05:45:28The Democrat is going to win young Black voters big. The question, especially in key swing states, is whether his margins will be big enough.

Public Health Expert’s Warning: U.S. On Course To New! 2020-10-28 04:41:53Dr. Ashish Jha said the grim landmark figure could be avoided but there’s not enough "policy impetus to act as we need to.”

Trump Says He’s Kept ‘Every Single One’ Of New! 2020-10-28 04:00:38The president's bombastic falsehood is swiftly debunked.

Fox News Cuts Off Lindsey Graham In The New! 2020-10-28 03:53:59Fox News may have had enough of the South Carolina senator's desperate bids for cash.

Rudy Giuliani Flips Out On Live TV As New! 2020-10-28 00:21:35Trump's personal attorney ranted and screamed at Fox Business host Kennedy for asking about the provenance of his Hunter Biden smears.

U.S. Early Voting Tops 70 Million, Continuing Historic New! 2020-10-27 23:48:19The tally shows a record-breaking pace that could lead to the highest voter turnout in percentage terms in more than a century.

Michigan Judge Blocks Ban On Open Carry Of New! 2020-10-27 22:06:30The state judge said a directive that barred openly carrying firearms at voting sites on Election Day did not follow proper procedure.

Trump To Women: 'We're Getting Your Husbands Back New! 2020-10-27 19:51:06The 1950s called. They want their line back.