U.S. security officials are warning that violent domestic extremists pose a threat to the upcoming presidential election, amid rising political tensions, civil unrest and foreign disinformation campaigns.
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Wall Street closes lower, ending three-day rally ahead of U.S. presidential debate
Wall Street closed lower on Tuesday, snapping a three-day winning streak as investors took money off the table hours before the first U.S. presidential debate.
UK's Brexit treaty override powers approved by parliament's lower house
Britain's House of Commons approved legislation on Tuesday that gives ministers the power to break its divorce deal with the European Union, despite the threat of legal action from Brussels and unrest within the governing Conservative Party.
Steady growth to record crash: How the pandemic recast Trump's economic record
U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden hold the first of three debates Tuesday night ahead of the Nov. 3 election, and the economy is expected to be a key topic.
In reversal, Kentucky prosecutor to release Breonna Taylor grand jury evidence
Kentucky's attorney general reversed course and said he would release on Wednesday a recording of grand jury proceedings into the police shooting death of Breonna Taylor that resulted in none of the officers involved being charged with homicide.
North Korea tells U.N. that now it has 'effective war deterrent' it will focus on economy
North Korea has a "reliable and effective war deterrent for self-defence" and will now focus on developing its economy, North Korea's U.N. Ambassador Kim Song said on Tuesday, though he acknowledged that international sanctions were a hindrance.
Titans, Vikings close facilities after positive COVID-19 tests
The Tennessee Titans and Minnesota Vikings suspended team activities on Tuesday after a number of positive COVID-19 tests following their Sunday game in the third week of the NFL's 2020 season.
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