Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden tapped Senator Kamala Harris of California as his choice for vice president, making her the first Black and Asian-American woman on a major party presidential ticket.
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Supreme Court blocks path to Oregon redistricting ballot measure
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday temporarily blocked a lower court ruling that had opened the door to a ballot measure in Oregon to create an independent commission to redraw electoral district lines in the state.
Tesla sets 5-1 stock split and its high-flying stock soars again
Tesla Inc on Tuesday announced a five-for-one stock split, sending the electric carmaker's recently high-flying shares up 7% in extended trade.
Asian markets set for mixed trade amid U.S. stimulus wrangling
Asian stocks were set for choppy trade on Wednesday after Wall Street dipped amid growing uncertainty about an additional round of U.S. fiscal stimulus.
Boeing 737 MAX cancellations rise, deliveries drop as crises drag on
Boeing Co customers scrubbed more than 400 orders for the U.S. planemaker's grounded 737 MAX jets this year, while the company's overall aircraft deliveries slumped to only four in July, monthly numbers showed on Tuesday.
Seattle police chief resigns after cuts to police budget
Seattle Police Chief Carmen Best resigned on Tuesday, a day after the city council cut her department's budget as part of a reform movement following mass protests against racial bias and violence in policing.
Judges appear reluctant to immediately end case against Trump ex-aide Flynn
U.S. appeals court judges on Tuesday signaled reluctance to compel a federal judge to immediately drop the criminal case against President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn as the Justice Department has demanded despite Flynn twice pleading guilty to lying to the FBI.
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