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Donald Trump expected to appoint federal judge Amy Coney Barrett as Ginsburg's replacement in US Supreme Court
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Donald Trump expected to appoint federal judge Amy Coney Barrett as Ginsburg's replacement in US Supreme Court

The president’s political advisers hope Barrett's selection will energise his conservative political base during an election campaign in which he has been trailing Joe Biden

US Election: Biden steady in national polls; Trump's 'summer swoon over', say pundits
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US Election: Biden steady in national polls; Trump's 'summer swoon over', say pundits

Biden, 78, who would be the oldest sitting president if elected, has leads ranging from five to eight points in battleground states of Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and Michigan

Ahead of US elections, Trump vows female successor to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg ‘next week’ as Democrats hit back
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Ahead of US elections, Trump vows female successor to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg ‘next week’ as Democrats hit back

Donald Trump, who is lagging in the polls behind Joe Biden, has a powerful incentive to move ahead: providing a jolt of enthusiasm among his anti-abortion and evangelical supporters

Cash flows free as Conservatives, Liberals battle to fill US Supreme Court seat left vacant by Ginsburg's death
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Cash flows free as Conservatives, Liberals battle to fill US Supreme Court seat left vacant by Ginsburg's death

Confirmation of a conservative jurist to succeed Ginsburg, who passed away on Saturday, could cement a right-leaning ideology on the nation’s highest court for decades to come, providing Trump with a lasting legacy whether he wins reelection or not

US election 2020: Donald Trump to hold public events in Nevada in bid to wrest state from Democrats
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US election 2020: Donald Trump to hold public events in Nevada in bid to wrest state from Democrats

It's the kind of fight that Trump's team relishes and underscores the growing importance of Nevada in Trump's quest for 270 electoral votes

Most attempts by Russian, Chinese and Iranian hackers on US presidential campaigns halted, says Microsoft
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Most attempts by Russian, Chinese and Iranian hackers on US presidential campaigns halted, says Microsoft

The software giant also said that the Russian intelligence outfit, which had hacked the Democrats in 2016, is trying to breach computers at more than 200 organisations

Indian-Americans would vote for me, Narendra Modi doing a great job, says Donald Trump
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Indian-Americans would vote for me, Narendra Modi doing a great job, says Donald Trump

As the November election nears, both parties have intensified their outreach to the community, particularly in battleground states

Nancy Pelosi’s salon-gate has a grim message for ‘insider’ politicians even in India
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Nancy Pelosi’s salon-gate has a grim message for ‘insider’ politicians even in India

It is this sense of entitlement and hypocrisy that has discredited politicians like Pelosi worldwide.

Democrats, after report that Donald Trump disparaged war dead, eye chance to win over military voters
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Democrats, after report that Donald Trump disparaged war dead, eye chance to win over military voters

Democrats, especially those with a military background, reacting with both outrage and a sense of opportunity, denounced Trump (edited)

Facebook to freeze political ads seven days before November's US presidential election; not enough, say activists
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Facebook to freeze political ads seven days before November's US presidential election; not enough, say activists

Facebook has long been criticised for not fact-checking political ads or limiting how they can be targeted at small groups of people.

Donald Trump ignores COVID-19 pandemic, stokes unrest is US cities, solves neither, says Joe Biden
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Donald Trump ignores COVID-19 pandemic, stokes unrest is US cities, solves neither, says Joe Biden

Biden assailed Trump for his vilifying of protesters as well as his handling of the pandemic that has killed nearly 1,90,000 Americans and crippled the national economy

AP Fact Check: Attorney General William Barr likens mail-in voting to 'playing with fire', warns against voter fraud
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AP Fact Check: Attorney General William Barr likens mail-in voting to 'playing with fire', warns against voter fraud

The Attorney General also suggested that China poses more of a threat to election security than Russia, even though that was not the conclusion of an official intelligence assessment last month

Portland shooting amplifies tensions in presidential race as Donald Trump ramps up attacks, Democrats fire back
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Portland shooting amplifies tensions in presidential race as Donald Trump ramps up attacks, Democrats fire back

The US president posted or reposted a barrage of tweets about the clashes in Portland, many of them assailing the city’s Democratic mayor

Ahead of US presidential polls, Donald Trump tries to make ‘wobbly Republicans’ think their party is great again
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Ahead of US presidential polls, Donald Trump tries to make ‘wobbly Republicans’ think their party is great again

The goal is to make more moderate voters feel comfortable being associated with a party they think has lurched far to the right

From China to coronavirus and Joe Biden to job creation, Donald Trump spins familiar web of lies at RNC
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From China to coronavirus and Joe Biden to job creation, Donald Trump spins familiar web of lies at RNC

Reading another chapter from his playbook of lies and distortions during the Republican Party’s nomination acceptance speech, Donald Trump displayed how he could leave even Goebbels in his dust.

Kamala Harris pledges to rejoin the Paris accord, re-enter Iran deal if Democrats win November election
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Kamala Harris pledges to rejoin the Paris accord, re-enter Iran deal if Democrats win November election

Harris, Joe Biden's running mate, was replying to a question about how she would restore the “trust and support of our European and Asian allies”

Donald Trump secures Republican nomination; warns against Democrats’ attempt to 'rig polls'
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Donald Trump secures Republican nomination; warns against Democrats’ attempt to 'rig polls'

Polls show Trump losing to Joe Biden, as Americans turn on his handling of the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent economic chaos

US Election 2020: Republicans, with help from The Apprentice producers, rush to finalise convention
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US Election 2020: Republicans, with help from The Apprentice producers, rush to finalise convention

As Monday’s kickoff looms, officials were still deciding what segments to air live and what would be taped in advance

US election: In Barack Obama, Democrats see a bridge between Joe Biden and young voters
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US election: In Barack Obama, Democrats see a bridge between Joe Biden and young voters

The former US president, who has repeatedly called for a new generation of political leaders to step up, will be imploring the young democrats to vote for 77-year-old Joe Biden

Speaker Nancy Pelosi to call House back in session to vote on US Postal Service bill
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Speaker Nancy Pelosi to call House back in session to vote on US Postal Service bill

Donald Trump’s opposition to a $25 billion emergency injection sought by the service comes at a time millions of Americans will be trying to vote by mail