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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

45 minutes 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

45 minutes 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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News Brief: Beirut Explosion, Missouri Primary Upset, Overseas COVID-19 Relief Checks

53 minutes ago   |   NPR

Thousands in Beirut are reeling from a massive explosion. A longtime incumbent loses in Missouri's Democratic Primary. And, some U.S COVID-19 relief checks were sent to...
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Louisville Protests For Racial Justice Continue, Even As Others In U.S. Fade

53 minutes ago   |   NPR

In Louisville, racial justice protests have continued for months since police shot and killed Breonna Taylor inside her home during an overnight police raid. Protesters want...
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‘She is absolutely our No. 1 draft pick': GOP pines for Rice as Biden VP

‘She is absolutely our No. 1 draft pick': GOP pines for Rice as Biden VP

57 minutes ago   |   Politico

Joe Biden still may be undecided about who to pick for a running mate, but Donald Trump's team knows exactly who they want: Susan Rice. Trump's aides and allies accuse Rice...
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Markey, Kennedy tread water as Democratic primary nears

1 hour 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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Chasm grows between Trump and government coronavirus experts

6 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - In the early days of the coronavirus crisis, President Donald Trump was flanked in the White House briefing room by a team of public health experts in a seeming...
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Demise of Privacy Shield may be the end of U.S.-Europe data transfers

Demise of Privacy Shield may be the end of U.S.-Europe data transfers

7 hours ago   |   Politico

Tools used to shuttle digital information out of Europe are stuck in legal limbo. Now companies are considering the once-unthinkable: limiting the flow of data out of the...
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McSally, Kelly secure party nods in Arizona Senate race

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

PHOENIX - Republican Sen. Martha McSally and Democratic astronaut Mark Kelly secured their parties' nominations Tuesday in the Arizona race to finish the late John McCain's...
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US sending highest rep to Taiwan since 1979 break in ties

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   8 articles

TAIPEI, Taiwan - The U.S. says Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar will visit Taiwan in coming days in the highest-level visit by an American Cabinet official since...
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Missouri Voters Approve Medicaid Expansion For 460,000 People

Missouri Voters Approve Medicaid Expansion For 460,000 People

Missourians defied their state's Republican leaders by voting to allow more adults to enroll in Medicaid. Read more ...

Husband Of L.A. District Attorney Charged With Pulling Gun On Protesters

Husband Of L.A. District Attorney Charged With Pulling Gun On Protesters

David Lacey, husband of L.A. D.A. Jackie Lacey, was charged on Tuesday with pointing a gun at Black Lives Matter members who demonstrated outside the couple's home. Read more ...

Conservative Kris Kobach Projected To Lose Kansas GOP Senate Primary

Conservative Kris Kobach Projected To Lose Kansas GOP Senate Primary

Trump ally and former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach was defeated by Rep. Roger Marshall, calming Republican leaders' worst fears in the race against Democratic state... Read more ...

Trump Says Mail-In Elections Are Corrupt, Except Where He Votes By Mail

Trump Says Mail-In Elections Are Corrupt, Except Where He Votes By Mail

The president has repeatedly claimed mail-in voting is fraudulent as record numbers of Americans are set to vote by mail because of the pandemic. Read more ...

WNBA Players Back Kelly Loeffler's Senate Opponent With 'Vote Warnock' Shirts

WNBA Players Back Kelly Loeffler's Senate Opponent With 'Vote Warnock' Shirts

The Georgia Republican, who co-owns the Atlanta Dream, has publicly objected to the basketball league's support of Black Lives Matter. Read more ...

After 'Severe' Delays, Several States Band Together to Buy Coronavirus Tests

After 'Severe' Delays, Several States Band Together to Buy Coronavirus Tests

Six states will purchase 3 million rapid tests, and more states may join the new consortium. Read more ...

Husband of Los Angeles DA charged after allegedly pulling gun on Black Lives...

Husband of Los Angeles DA charged after allegedly pulling gun on Black Lives Matter protesters

OAKLAND, Calif. - Attorney General Xavier Becerra has filed charges against the husband of Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey in connection with the March... Read more ...

NYC Health Commissioner Resigns After 'Disappointment' With Coronavirus Response

NYC Health Commissioner Resigns After 'Disappointment' With Coronavirus Response

Dr. Oxiris Barbot announced her departure on Tuesday in an email to the mayor that criticized his handling of her department. Read more ...

The GOP Trainwreck in Kansas Won't End Even If Kris Kobach Loses The Senate...

The GOP Trainwreck in Kansas Won't End Even If Kris Kobach Loses The Senate Primary

Democrats are ready to challenge for the open seat no matter who Republicans nominate on Tuesday. Read more ...

Are Conspiracy Theories Good for Facebook?

Are Conspiracy Theories Good for Facebook?

Viral conspiracy theories are dangerous, and maybe profitable. (Image credit: Graeme Jennings/Getty Images) Read more ...