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by | August 13, 2020 | 00:49

She now hopes Harris will become a leading adviser to Biden on the issue. Accusing the Obama administration of spying on his campaign, Trump said Monday: "They used the intelligence agencies of our country to spy on my campaign and they have been caught".

by | August 12, 2020 | 01:10

Another 19 people have died and 331 new cases of coronavirus have been recorded, Victorian health authorities announced on Tuesday. "I think that difficulty is well understood and tragically it's been experienced in a number of second waves around the world", Premier Daniel Andrews said during a video conference, The Guardian reported.

by | August 12, 2020 | 00:34

The suspect then crouched into a shooter's stance as if about to fire a weapon. Trump returned to the media room several minutes later and said a person had been shot by law enforcement and taken to the hospital. Trump had been mid-sentence during the first attempt at the briefing when the Secret Service agent came into the room and asked him to leave. "There was a shooting outside of the White House".

by | August 12, 2020 | 00:33

A squeaker to be sure, but that was before counting began on an additional 65,000 mail-in ballots, over a quarter of which were rejected for not having a postmark, thereby putting into question whether or not they were mailed on time. One New York congressional contest could preview what November holds for mail-in ballots, unless there are changes. It's a partisan primary, so voters may only vote for candidates of one party.

by | August 11, 2020 | 00:54

At least 1,000 tonnes of oil is estimated to have leaked, with 500 tonnes salvaged and some 2,500 tonnes remaining. Additionally, helicopters have been deployed to transfer containers of fuel oil removed from the site. "Nagashiki Shipping deeply apologises to the people of Mauritius and will do their utmost protect the environment and mitigate the effects of the pollution", the Wakashio's owner said in a statement on Monday.

by | August 11, 2020 | 01:21

In response to the social media posts, police sent 400 officers into the area, where they were met by caravans of people arriving in cars, Brown said. In a subsequent press conference with reporters on Monday morning, Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown confirmed that the man who was shot by police was 20 years old.

by | August 11, 2020 | 00:29

Wajid Ahmed shared his thoughts about the region moving to stage three of the province's recovery plan . "Thanks to the collective efforts of our frontline health care workers, public health experts, and the people of Windsor-Essex, more businesses can hang up their "Open for Business" sign, and more people can go back to work", said Premier Doug Ford.

by | August 10, 2020 | 02:01

Two elderly people who tried to stop vandalism at the station were hit with paint, police said in their statement, and media images showed another person trying to prevent the protesters from starting a fire at the station. A group of demonstrators broke into the building, set the fire and were adding to it when officers made the riot declaration just after 11:30 p.m., police said.

by | August 10, 2020 | 01:40

Trump's health secretary, Alex Azar , is due to visit Taiwan, which Beijing considers a renegade province, starting Sunday and reaffirm the USA partnership with the Asian country, prompting China to threaten "strong countermeasures". response in the COVID-19 pandemic and therefore replaced by the Vice-President as task force leader to combat the coronavirus . Mr Azar is the most senior Cabinet member to visit Taiwan in decades and it comes as relations between the world's two biggest ...

by | August 09, 2020 | 01:38

Trump posted a video of his interview with Fox News where he falsely claimed that children are "almost immune" from COVID-19, which CNN reporter Donie O'Sullivan captured before it was removed from Facebook . Facebook said Thursday it had scrubbed hundreds of accounts from networks that impersonated Black Americans who appeared to support President Donald Trump .

by | August 09, 2020 | 00:50

The White House has said if talks failed the president was prepared to take unilateral action through executive orders to address unemployment insurance, home evictions, student loans and a payroll tax cut. He also planned to defer the payroll tax until the end of the year, hold off student loan payments and enforce a freeze on evictions. Democrats have offered to reduce her nearly $1 trillion demand for state and local governments considerably, but some of Pelosi's proposed cost savings ...

by | August 09, 2020 | 01:46

Some protesters entered the building and burned a few documents. The responsibility for the 2,700 tonnes of confiscated ammonium nitrate that exploded in a factory on the port of Beirut lays in the corrupt hands of a self-serving government that the people have been fighting to overturn for decades.

by | August 09, 2020 | 01:58

That has in part enabled Hong Kong to flourish as a global financial hub. Archbishop Paul Kwong stressed that this new body would be tasked with "supporting" the schools, not "micromanaging" them. The US has heavily criticised the legislation, claiming that it poses a threat to the freedoms enjoyed by the residents of Hong Kong for over two decades.

by | August 08, 2020 | 01:34

Two people, including the pilot, have lost their lives so far and over 40 have been injured in the incident. The authorities have issued helpline numbers-0543090572, 0543090573, 0543090575 and 0565463903. The flight - IX 1344 - had 191 people, including 174 passengers on board. Visibility was said to be low due to heavy rain. In July 2019, the national aviation regulator - Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) criticised Karipur airport over safety concerns.

by | August 08, 2020 | 00:44

During an interview on Thursday with an National Public Radio reporter, Biden said the country's Latino community was "incredibly diverse". In a Washington Post-Ipsos poll in June, 92 percent of the black registered voters surveyed said they would vote for Biden .

by | August 08, 2020 | 01:22

Facts First: Schlapp's accusations require to be put in context. US President Donald Trump has lashed out at the state of Nevada over a new law that will allow people to vote in November's presidential election by mail. Local Republican candidates are recording phone messages promoting mail balloting as safe and reliable, officials said, while volunteer door knockers have memorized talking points to persuade skeptical voters that their state's system is fraud-proof.

by | August 07, 2020 | 01:57

After cases of coronavirus started to come out in the United States earlier this year, Mr Trump had refused to announce a lockdown, saying it will destroy the country's economy. Stay up to date on coronavirus coverage: Listen to WMFE on your radio, the WMFE mobile app or your smart speaker - say "Alexa, play NPR" or "WMFE" and you'll be connected.

by | August 07, 2020 | 01:26

James said that the NRA was "a breeding ground for greed, abuse, and brazen illegality". LaPierre, who also serves as CEO, has held the top position at the organization for almost 30 years. The nepotism continued, the lawsuit alleges, with Powell requesting an NRA vendor to add his father to a rotation of paid photographers. Among the laws James claims the NRA violated are those governing its charitable status, false reporting on IRS and state filings, and improper income tax withholding.

by | August 06, 2020 | 01:15

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden will no longer travel to the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee to deliver his acceptance speech as planned. Neither the Biden campaign nor DNC officials offered details about how Biden might accept the nomination, which even in the pandemic could be a made-for-screen event that reaches tens of millions of voters via television and online.

by | August 06, 2020 | 00:42

Meanwhile, Republicans have pointed out mail-in voting has seldom been conducted on the scale Democrats now propose. "That's obviously a huge benefit. Bullard pointed to his 77-year-old father as an example. All of these battleground states except for Texas have no excuse absentee or mail-in voting.

by | August 05, 2020 | 01:52

Microsoft will continue discussions to buy TikTok's business in the United States after its chief executive Satya Nadella and USA president Donald Trump held talks on Sunday, the world's largest software maker said. Trump agreed to give China's ByteDance 45 days to negotiate a sale of popular short-video app TikTok to Microsoft , three people familiar with the matter said Sunday.

by | August 05, 2020 | 01:14

Former British prime minister Tony Blair, who helped craft the 1998 peace deal, praised Hume as a "political titan" and "a visionary who refused to believe the future had to be the same as the past". Hume sought the notion of extending self-government to Northern Ireland with power divided among the groups forming it. Then in 1998, his efforts of over 30 years paved the way for the signing of the Good Friday Agreement.

by | August 04, 2020 | 01:44

Asian giant hornets attack and destroy honeybee hives. Scientists have been trying to trap the invasive insects and prevent an infestation since they were first seen in the state in 2019. Chris Looney, a entomologist in charge of exotic pests at the Washington State Department of Agriculture, spoke to CBS Sunday Morning about the previous five hornets detected and their predatory impact on honeybees.

by | August 04, 2020 | 02:07

The heavy cargo, worth an estimated $80 million on the streets, was seized by police in PNG after a failed take off. Five members of a Melbourne-based crime syndicate were arrested on Monday, shortly after the plane was dispatched from the Aussie state of Queensland to nearby Papua New Guinea to collect the drugs, cops said.

by | August 04, 2020 | 00:28

One of President Trump's top medical advisers has warned that the U.S. is entering a new phase in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic . Monday morning Donald Trump lashed out at Dr. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that she lacks confidence in Dr. The latest national ensemble forecast , published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, predicts the us could record as many as 182,000 total deaths by August 22, just three weeks away.

by | August 04, 2020 | 00:37

This content is being provided for free as a public service to our readers during the coronavirus outbreak. Fauci said last week that he was seeing signs the surge of COVID-19 cases could be peaking in the South and West while other areas were on the cusp of new outbreaks.

by | August 04, 2020 | 01:17

Thousands of homes remain threatened and almost 8,000 people have been evacuated due to the incident, which is made up of two distinct fires. The U.S. No injuries have been reported. Hundreds of people in foothill neighborhoods north of Beaumont fell under mandatory evacuation orders. Terrain is the biggest, said Lisa Cox, the fire information officer for the San Bernardino National Forest.

by | August 03, 2020 | 01:53

During the hearing , Fauci was been asked about why the Europe did better job than the U.S.in the aspect of containing COVID-19. "Crowding particularly when you're not wearing a mask contributes to the spread of the virus", Fauci replied.

by | August 03, 2020 | 01:32

Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has warned Victoria's six-week lockdown will be "felt beyond" the state's borders. - A state of disaster was declared in Australia's Victoria on Sunday with a nightly curfew imposed for its capital Melbourne as a part of its harshest restrictions on movement to date.

by | August 02, 2020 | 01:18

The news was announced on the prominent Republican's website. On July 1, Cain tweeted that masks were not mandatory for Trump's July 4 celebration at Mount Rushmore, writing, "Masks will not be mandatory for the event, which will be attended by President Trump ".

by | August 02, 2020 | 01:50

James Murdoch, the younger son of the Fox and News Corp mogul, was CEO of Fox until it most of it was sold to Walt Disney Co past year. James, who has publicly said there are " views I really disagree with on Fox ", abandoned the company previous year.

by | August 01, 2020 | 01:53

The documents are from a defamation case filed against Maxwell in 2015 by Virginia Roberts Giuffre , who has alleged that Epstein sexually abused her and that Maxwell and Epstein directed her to have sex with other men between 2000 and 2002.

by | August 01, 2020 | 00:58

But the delay can not be indefinite. Tony Evers to stop a delay in the state's April election. "No way should we ever not hold our election on the day that we have it", McCarthy told CNN . This is roughly equivalent to postal voting in the UK. You're sending out hundreds of millions of universal mail-in ballots. Traditionally, mail-in absentee ballots have been used when people physically can't get to the polls .

by | August 01, 2020 | 00:39

During the hearing with Barr, the committee chairman, Representative Jerrold Nadler, Democrat, New York, chastised some of Gohmert's GOP colleagues for not wearing masks when they weren't speaking. She said Wednesday that she considered doing so "a sign of respect" and that failing to wear a facial covering on the House floor going forward would be treated as "a serious breach of decorum" that could lead to a member's removal from the floor.

by | August 01, 2020 | 01:49

The law is what it is. The Governor of New Hampshire, Chris Sununu, said his state would be holding elections in November as scheduled and added: "End of story". Trump and many members of his administration have previously availed themselves of absentee voting, but Trump has sought to differentiate that from a growing push by states to mail all registered voters either ballots or absentee request forms.