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United States

Simon Lewis

Special Report: Why the Pennsylvania vote count might throw U.S. into political crisis

Oct 23 2020

PHILADELPHIA Here in the birthplace of American democracy, election officials are scrambling to prepare for a presidential vote they fear could plunge the nation into a historic political crisis.

Biden campaign aims to keep focus on COVID-19 response as Trump is treated in hospital

Oct 05 2020

WASHINGTON Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's campaign strove on Sunday to keep its focus on the nation's response to the coronavirus pandemic, as President Donald Trump received treatment for COVID-19 at a military hospital. | Video

After Trump tests positive, Biden campaign seeks to keep focus on COVID-19 response

Oct 04 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 4 With President Donald Trump undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at a military hospital, Democratic challenger Joe Biden's campaign is looking to keep its focus on the nation's response to the pandemic in final month before the presidential election.

Special Report: Will your mail ballot count in the U.S. presidential election? It may depend on who's counting and where

Sep 25 2020

Two elderly women in small towns in Wisconsin voted by mail during April’s presidential nominating contests. Both were sheltering in place as coronavirus surged across their state.

Sanders warns about U.S. transfer of power, says Trump 'prepared to undermine democracy'

Sep 24 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders said on Thursday that President Donald Trump is "prepared to undermine American democracy in order to stay in power," and called for an independent commission to oversee the upcoming U.S. elections.

Ginsburgs Tod könnte US-Wahlkampf komplett neue Richtung geben

Sep 21 2020

Washington Der Tod der liberalen Verfassungsrichterin Ruth Bader Ginsburg könnte nach Ansicht von Experten dem US-Wahlkampf eine komplett neue Richtung geben.

Sudden Supreme Court vacancy a new 'wild card' in U.S. presidential race

Sep 19 2020

WASHINGTON The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has injected a volatile new element into the last stretch of a turbulent U.S. presidential race, potentially shifting the focus away from the coronavirus pandemic and the stagnant economy into a political battle over her successor.

Sudden Supreme Court vacancy a new 'wild card' in U.S. presidential race

Sep 19 2020

WASHINGTON The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has injected a volatile new element into the last stretch of a turbulent U.S. presidential race, potentially shifting the focus away from the coronavirus pandemic and the stagnant economy into a political battle over her successor. | Video

Factbox: The foreign policy issues that divide Trump and Biden

Sep 18 2020

Republican President Donald Trump won election in 2016 promising to put "America First," overturn what he said were unfair trade deals and force U.S. allies to pay more toward joint defense measures.

The foreign policy issues that divide Trump and Biden

Sep 18 2020

Republican President Donald Trump won election in 2016 promising to put "America First," overturn what he said were unfair trade deals and force U.S. allies to pay more toward joint defense measures.

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