A record surge of coronavirus cases in the U.S. is pushing hospitals to the brink of capacity and killing up to 1,000 people a day, as the country's attention turns toward Election Day.
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Exclusive: Russian hackers targeted California, Indiana Democratic parties
The group of Russian hackers accused of meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election earlier this year targeted the email accounts of Democratic state parties in California and Indiana, and influential think tanks in Washington and New York, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
Wall Street Week Ahead: Big tech stocks may face post-election headwinds, no matter who wins
Some investors are betting the technology and communications stocks that drove a massive rebound in U.S. markets this year will face a tougher slog in coming months, no matter whether Republican President Donald Trump or Democratic challenger Joe Biden wins Tuesday's election.
Twitter unfreezes New York Post account days after backlash from Republican lawmakers
Twitter said on Friday it had changed its policy and lifted a freeze it placed on the account of the New York Post after the newspaper published articles about Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's son.
U.S. says Iranian hackers behind threatening emails accessed voter data
U.S. officials said late Friday that the Iranian hackers behind a wave of threatening emails sent to thousands of Americans earlier this month successfully accessed voter data.
U.S. Senate leader says coronavirus aid bill should advance in early 2021
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Friday said that any new coronavirus aid package should be considered in early 2021, possibly closing the door to such legislation shortly following the Nov. 3 elections.
First Jerusalem-born American gets U.S. passport that lists 'Israel' as birthplace
The United States on Friday issued for the first time a passport to a Jerusalem-born American with 'Israel' listed as the place of birth instead of the city.
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