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Bigly Yuge: Texas Republicans tricked into judging gaumutra competition say they feel benefits
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Bigly Yuge: Texas Republicans tricked into judging gaumutra competition say they feel benefits

As next week's US election approaches, Indian author Avirook Sen will send despatches from Texas as part of a multi-part satirical series that seeks to probe the assertion that Donald Trump has killed satire

‘Fat and happy’ with a conservative US Supreme Court, are Republicans losing a winning issue?
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‘Fat and happy’ with a conservative US Supreme Court, are Republicans losing a winning issue?

Without the specter of a liberal court to motivate conservative voters anymore, they may find themselves without the issue that played a crucial role in Trump’s unexpected victory four years ago and has fortified his political base throughout a tumultuous first term

GOP-led Senate panel advances Amy Coney Barrett's SC nomination as Democrats boycott vote
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GOP-led Senate panel advances Amy Coney Barrett's SC nomination as Democrats boycott vote

Instead of attending, the Democrats displayed posters at their desks of Americans they say have benefited from the Affordable Care Act, which is now being challenged in court

US officials accuse Iran of sending emails aimed at intimidating Democrat supporters into voting for Donald Trump
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US officials accuse Iran of sending emails aimed at intimidating Democrat supporters into voting for Donald Trump

A spokesman for Iran’s mission to the UN denied the country’s involvement and called out US’ own ‘desperate attempts to question the outcome of its own elections’

Memphis poll worker fired for turning away voters wearing ‘Black Lives Matter’, ‘I Can’t Breathe’ shirts
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Memphis poll worker fired for turning away voters wearing ‘Black Lives Matter’, ‘I Can’t Breathe’ shirts

Tennessee law doesn't allow voters to wear items bearing the name of a candidate or a political party in a polling place, but doesn't prohibit statements such as ‘Black Lives Matter’

Donald Trump canvasses in must-win states of Florida and Georgia amid voter disenchantment over COVID-19 response
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Donald Trump canvasses in must-win states of Florida and Georgia amid voter disenchantment over COVID-19 response

Earlier this week, Trump also had to court voters in Iowa, a state where he is neck and neck with Joe Biden, though he won the state by 9 points in 2016

US Presidential Debate 2020 Event Highlights: First Biden-Trump face-off concludes, veers from 'How you doing?' to 'Will you shut up?'
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US Presidential Debate 2020 Event Highlights: First Biden-Trump face-off concludes, veers from 'How you doing?' to 'Will you shut up?'

US Presidential Debate 2020 Event Highlights: The first presidential debate concluded with Chris Wallace asking both candidates if they would commit to urging calm and avoiding declaring victory until the election results are independently verified

Hunter Biden received 'large sum' from Russia and China when his father was VP, claims Donald Trump
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Hunter Biden received 'large sum' from Russia and China when his father was VP, claims Donald Trump

The US president accused the mainstream media of 'underplaying' the report on Biden and 'keeping quiet about it'

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

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

US Presidential Election: Donald Trump, to win back voters, seeks to build 'permission structure'
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US Presidential Election: Donald Trump, to win back voters, seeks to build 'permission structure'

It is a catchphrase for creating an emotional and psychological gateway to help disenchanted voters feel comfortable voting for the president

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

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.

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

Donald Trump to visit Kenosha on Tuesday amid fury over Jacob Blake shooting
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Donald Trump to visit Kenosha on Tuesday amid fury over Jacob Blake shooting

The US president has been running his reelection campaign on a law-and-order mantle, denouncing protesters as ‘thugs’ while voicing support for police

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

Ivanka a better presidential candidate than Kamala Harris, says Donald Trump at New Hampshire rally
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Ivanka a better presidential candidate than Kamala Harris, says Donald Trump at New Hampshire rally

Harris was picked by Joe Biden as his running mate, after she dropped out of the presidential race last year due to lack of popular support