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|Trump lashes out at Cindy McCain after she endorses Biden
“Never a fan of John,” the president tweeted. “Cindy can have Sleepy Joe!”
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 9:32 AM
|Coronavirus: 90% of Americans have not been exposed to Covid-19, CDC director warns
CDC Director Robert Redfield tells Capitol Hill ‘more than 90% of the population’ remains susceptible to the novel coronavirus
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 4:35 PM
|Missouri governor, opponent of mandatory masks, has COVID-19
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson, a Republican who has steadfastly refused to require residents to wear masks, tested positive for the coronavirus, his office said Wednesday. Parson was tested after his wife, Teresa, tested positive earlier in the day. Teresa Parson had experienced mild symptoms, including a cough and nasal congestion, spokeswoman Kelli Jones said.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 2:40 PM
|If the Senate doesn’t consider a replacement for Bader Ginsburg now, it’s not doing its job | Opinion
President Obama reminded his Republican congressional foils after his 2008 victory that elections have consequences. Yet today, Democrats are shocked — shocked! — that the 2016 election would still have any.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 6:56 PM
|House passes temporary funding bill, averting shutdown
The House on Tuesday night passed a sweeping bipartisan funding bill, averting a government shutdown.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 6:27 AM
|The big fish caught in Xi Jinping's anti-graft net
The former head of Interpol, an ex-spy chief and a Xinjiang governor accused of "trading power for sex" are just some of the high-profile officials to suffer spectacular falls from grace in President Xi Jinping's purge of the Chinese Communist Party's upper echelons.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 9:38 AM
|India's Serum Institute starts manufacturing Codagenix's potential COVID-19 vaccine
Serum Institute, the world's largest vaccine maker by number of doses produced, will develop Codagenix's CDX-005, which is delivered intranasally rather than via an injection. Serum Institute is working on several vaccine candidates for the novel coronavirus - including potentially mass-producing the one from AstraZeneca-Oxford University that has garnered global headlines - as well as developing its own. More than 150 potential vaccines are being developed and tested globally, with 38 in human trials, and candidates from Moderna Inc, Pfizer Inc and AstraZeneca Plc are already in late-stage trials.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 8:45 AM
|Pregnant Bindi Irwin reveals baby's sex: 'You are our world'
Irwin and her husband, Chandler Powell, are about to become a family of three.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 10:21 AM
|Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny mocked Putin for suggesting that he poisoned himself
Putin's critics and opponents have routinely been poisoned and some have been killed. Navalny is seemingly the latest victim.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 2:08 PM
|'Why the hell did I do that?': Trump 'went s---house crazy' when criminal-justice reforms failed to improve his polling with Black voters, report says
Trump has tried to boost his standing among Black voters, but a recent Pew Research Center poll shows that they overwhelmingly support Biden.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 5:09 PM