Election

Will Democrats Accept Election Loss? New Report Says No

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

For weeks, there have been news reports and commentary on whether President Trump will
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Political parties comparing election year highs to pandemic lows to justify wage subsidy

2 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Some of the political parties claiming the federal government's wage subsidy are comparing their lows of 2020 to election-year highs of 2019 in order to justify...
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Kansas could elect its first openly transgender lawmaker this fall

3 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

She will join at least four openly transgender lawmakers serving in other states.
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Trump could avert mail-in voting disaster

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

President Trump's delay-the-election trial balloon on Twitter last week was resoundingly denounced, and rightly so. Indeed, so thorough was the repudiation, including from top...
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Majority of registered voters oppose U.S. election delay-Reuters/Ipsos poll

3 hours ago   |   National Post

NEW YORK - Two thirds of registered American voters oppose delaying the Nov. 3 presidential election due to the coronavirus pandemic, and more than half think President Donald...
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‘We have to get rid of Trump': Pro-Bernie group launches effort to boost Biden

‘We have to get rid of Trump': Pro-Bernie group launches effort to boost Biden

3 hours ago   |   Politico

A left-wing group that opposed Joe Biden in the primaries is launching a six-figure digital campaign aimed at persuading progressive voters in battleground states, especially...
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Poll: Majority support voting by mail, bucking Trump

Poll: Majority support voting by mail, bucking Trump

3 hours ago   |   Politico

Most voters approve of voting by mail ahead of a presidential election plagued by coronavirus concerns, and an overwhelming majority agree the contest should proceed as...
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Biden's Campaign Plans $280 Million Ad Blitz in the Fall

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

Democratic nominee Joe Biden's presidential campaign will buy $280 million in advertising time in the fall, almost twice as much as the $151 million President Donald Trump has...
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Markey, Kennedy tread water as Democratic primary nears

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

U.S. Sen. Eddie Markey of Maryland and Malden ought to take a page out of the late Boston politician Patrick J. “Sonny” McDonough's playbook. Seeking re-election a generation...
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Will Bill Barr Try to Help Trump Win the Election?

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

Two investigations appear to be potential fodder for pre-election political machinations.
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Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Until recently, the medical experts on the White House coronavirus task force have walked a tightrope. But as deaths and infections surge, a divide has been growing between the... Read more ...

Military finds human remains, sunken tank off California in accident that...

Military finds human remains, sunken tank off California in accident that killed 9 troops

The military is getting answers to a tragic accident that took the lives of nine troops. Read more ...

President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

Supporters say the act is the most significant conservation legislation enacted in nearly half a century. Opponents countered that the money isn't enough to cover the estimated... Read more ...

Chicago officer shot on West Side; suspect in custody

Chicago officer shot on West Side; suspect in custody

CHICAGO - A Chicago police officer was shot on the city's West Side and a suspect has been taken into custody, police said. The shooting happened around 3:45 a.m. Wednesday... Read more ...

'Save Space Camp' drive pulls in more than $1 million in days after COVID...

'Save Space Camp' drive pulls in more than $1 million in days after COVID losses threaten closure

A fundraising drive launched to help the U.S. Space and Rocket Center and Space Camp through the coronavirus pandemic has pulled in more than $1.1 million in just a few days. Read more ...

Progressive challenger Cori Bush beats Rep. Lacy Clay in primary

Progressive challenger Cori Bush beats Rep. Lacy Clay in primary

Liberal challenger Cori Bush defeated Rep. Lacy Clay in a primary for Clay's St. Louis-based House seat on Tuesday - a seismic loss for the Congressional Black Caucus, which... Read more ...

Vietnam says contagion ‘under control' in virus epicenter, but 2 more...

Vietnam says contagion ‘under control' in virus epicenter, but 2 more provinces affected

A new coronavirus outbreak in Vietnam spread to two more provinces on Wednesday, the country's health minister said. However, the country's Covid-19 task force declared the... Read more ...

Foreign Workers Living Overseas Mistakenly Received $1,200 U.S. Stimulus Checks

Foreign Workers Living Overseas Mistakenly Received $1,200 U.S. Stimulus Checks

Thousands of foreign workers who entered the U.S. on temporary work visas received $1,200 pandemic stimulus checks in error, and many of them are spending the money in their... Read more ...

The catastrophic explosion that ripped through Beirut may have helped push...

The catastrophic explosion that ripped through Beirut may have helped push gold to a fresh record-high, analysts say

The devastating explosion in Beirut Tuesday likely helped gold prices jump above $2,000, two analysts said on Wednesday. The enormous explosion in the Lebanese capital... Read more ...

U.S. health secretary Azar to visit Taiwan, in a move likely to anger Beijing

U.S. health secretary Azar to visit Taiwan, in a move likely to anger Beijing

The trip by Alex M. Azar II, a rare high-level U.S. visit, is being billed as an opportunity to highlight Taiwan's success in battling the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...