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What’s the worst political campaign branding of all time? Experts weigh in
Susan Merriam and Ben Ostrower debate the biggest misfires in political branding, from Jay Inslee to Rick Perry. Political gaffes or so common they could be their own subgenre. A slip of the tongue or a mispronounced word can create its own news cycle and doo…
Oct, 29 2020
NASA video builds excitement for November’s historic Crew Dragon launch
NASA has posted a rousing video focusing on the first operational crewed flight of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft, set for mid-November.
Oct, 29 2020
76ers to name Morey operations boss - Reuters Canada
76ers to name Morey operations boss  Reuters Canada
Oct, 29 2020
Trump pulls statistically even with Biden in Florida; Arizona is a dead heat - Reuters
Trump pulls statistically even with Biden in Florida; Arizona is a dead heat  Reuters
Oct, 28 2020
In Rural Virginia, a Militia Tries to Recruit a New Ally: the County Government.
After Virginia passed gun laws, conservatives began invoking the state’s colonial-era constitution, which calls for a “well-regulated militia.”
Oct, 28 2020
A majority of Americans know what’s true about the coronavirus, study finds
Covering COVID-19 is a daily Poynter briefing of story ideas about the coronavirus and other timely topics for journalists, written by senior faculty Al Tompkins. Sign up here to have it delivered to your inbox every weekday morning. Maybe this new polling fr…
Oct, 28 2020
Trump's Campaign Website Briefly Taken Over by Hackers
The "About" page of Donald Trump's campaign website was temporarily defaced by hackers who claimed to have evidence that could discredit Trump.
Oct, 28 2020
Trump makes frenetic election push in states that highlight his Covid denial - CNN
  1. Trump makes frenetic election push in states that highlight his Covid denial  CNN
  2. President Trump visits Wisconsin Tuesday, Pence visits Wednesday  WBAY
  3. President Trump visits West Salen Tuesday  TMJ4 News
  4. Donald Trump hi…
Oct, 28 2020
U.S. early voting tops 70 million, continuing historic pace - Reuters India
More than 70 million Americans have cast ballots in the U.S. presidential election, more than half the total turnout of the 2016 election with one week to go until Election Day, according to a Tuesday tally from the U.S. Elections Project.
Oct, 28 2020
Weird Looking Sharks Found This Spooky Season
A shark with milky white skin and one eye that kind of reminds you of Mike Wazowski? Two-headed sharks? What is going on?!
Oct, 28 2020
Watch City Girls Perform “Pussy Talk” and “Jobs” on BET Hip Hop Awards 2020
Yung Miami and JT delivered an FCC-friendly version of their City on Lock single
Oct, 28 2020
Centene Corp (CNC) Q3 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
CNC earnings call for the period ending October 30, 2020.
Oct, 28 2020
Factbox: These states could decide the U.S. presidential election - Reuters UK
The U.S. presidential election will be decided by about a dozen states that could swing for either President Donald Trump, a Republican, or Democratic challenger Joe Biden.
Oct, 28 2020
Musk's SpaceX pegs initial Starlink internet price at $99 per month - email - Reuters UK
SpaceX is offering its Starlink broadband satellite internet service to test users for $99 a month, plus $499 for a setup kit, according to emails seen by Reuters, as Elon Musk's space company pushes to offer fast internet speeds to rural customers with limit…
Oct, 27 2020
Pfizer CEO: may be a week between conclusive vaccine data, public notification - Reuters
Pfizer Inc's Chief Executive Albert Bourla said on Tuesday that once it knows whether the vaccine candidate it is developing with Germany's BioNTech SE <22UAy.F> works, it could be a week before it lets the public know, making it unlikely it will rele…
Oct, 27 2020
Factbox: Court battles shape presidential election, as Republicans score Wisconsin victory at U.S. Supreme Court - Reuters UK
With both sides in the U.S. presidential election dueling in court ahead of the Nov. 3 vote, Republicans scored a significant victory on Monday when the U.S. Supreme Court held that officials in the battleground state of Wisconsin cannot count mail-in ballots…
Oct, 27 2020
U.S. Cases Surpass Summer Peak And Are Climbing Higher Fast
The country has blown past records set in July and entered uncharted territory. Experts can't predict how high the new peak will go. Here's what's driving the surge.
Oct, 27 2020
This week in politics on Instagram: What the swing states are talking about
Every Tuesday in the run up to the Nov. 3, 2020 election, Mashable will break down the most viral posts about politics on Instagram. Using data from the Facebook-owned analytics service CrowdTangle, we’ll show you the topics and perspectives on Instagram that…
Oct, 27 2020
The Rust Belt boom that wasn't: Heartland job growth lagged under Trump - Reuters
The voters of Monroe County, Michigan, may have expected an economic windfall when they flipped from supporting Democrat Barack Obama to help put Donald Trump in the White House in 2016.
Oct, 27 2020
Factbox: From abortion rights to 'magic mushrooms,' U.S. voters will decide - Reuters
Voters in 32 U.S. states and the District of Columbia will have the opportunity on Nov. 3 to approve or reject a wide range of ballot questions, ranging from proposals on elections, abortion rights and taxes to even one on legalizing magic mushrooms.
Oct, 27 2020
Disney World McDonald’s To Be First Net Zero Fast Food Restaurant
Chicago-based Ross Barney Architects has given the iconic McDonald’s at Walt Disney World Resort a sustainable makeover. This revamp aims to make McDonald’s Disney flagship the first net-zero energy quick-service restaurant. Topped with a canopy clad in solar…
Oct, 27 2020
Trump Campaign Could Run Out Of Money Before Election Day
While Trump put tens of millions into his campaign in 2016, both as direct contributions and forgiven loans, records show that he has not donated a single dollar this time.
Oct, 27 2020
Trump Leading Nationally in First Poll to Show Him Ahead in Over a Month
President Donald Trump held a slim advantage over Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden in a poll released Monday, the first national poll to show him ahead since September 16.
Oct, 27 2020
Nicolle Wallace Slams Conservative Columnist’s ‘Bitchy’ Take On Kamala Harris
Peggy Noonan wrote that the Democratic vice presidential nominee is "coming across as insubstantial, frivolous" and that her dancing was "embarrassing."
Oct, 27 2020
Los Angeles officials partially blame Lakers title celebrations for new COVID-19 spike
Local health officials are worried about a similar trend related to the Dodgers' World Series run, too.
Oct, 27 2020
Defense Dept taps Texas A and M system to lead US consortium for hypersonic systems
College Station TX (SPX) Oct 27, 2020 The Department of Defense has named a state agency of The Texas A and M University System to lead a national consortium for modernizing hypersonic flight capabilities. The Texas A and M Engineering Experiment Station …
Oct, 27 2020
Biden, in Sign of Confidence, Will Visit Iowa in 2020 Election's Final Days
Appearing newly emboldened, the Democratic nominee also said he thought he would win Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota, three critical battleground states.
Oct, 26 2020
A Florida man drove a stolen bulldozer through a neighborhood and destroyed Biden-Harris campaign signs, police say
James Blight, 26, was arrested and charged with grand theft auto and trespassing in Haines City, Florida, in connection to the incident.
Oct, 26 2020
Biden has solid lead in Wisconsin, narrower edge in Pennsylvania: Reuters/Ipsos poll - Reuters
Democratic presidential challenger Joe Biden led President Donald Trump by a solid margin in Wisconsin and maintained a narrower advantage in Pennsylvania with just over a week until Election Day, Reuters/Ipsos opinion polls showed on Monday.
Oct, 26 2020
Backhoe thief drove through Florida town allegedly digging up Biden-Harris campaign signs
James Blight was arrested in Haines City, Florida, for allegedly stealing a backhoe to dig up the yards and vandalize the homes of people displaying Joe Biden signs.
Oct, 26 2020
Outspent In The Homestretch, Trump Campaign Says Its Ground Game Is Stronger
He is getting outspent on advertising by his Democratic challenger Joe Biden. But the president's campaign says in-person events, rallies and outreach are making up the difference.
Oct, 26 2020
2020 Watch: Is Biden remaking the Democratic coalition?
Welcome to the final full week of the 2020 election
Oct, 26 2020
The swing states where the pandemic is raging
Data: The COVID Tracking Project, The Cook Political Report; Table: Andrew Witherspoon/AxiosSeveral states that are likely to decide which party controls Washington next year have exceptionally large coronavirus outbreaks or are seeing cases spike. Why it mat…
Oct, 26 2020
Storm Zeta bears down on Mexico's Yucatan coast, threatens U.S. - Reuters India
Tropical storm Zeta was poised to turn into a hurricane and pound Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula late on Monday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said, before moving on to the U.S. Gulf coast and threatening southern United States.
Oct, 26 2020
Tropical Storm Zeta strengthening, could hit Gulf Coast as a hurricane
A strengthening Tropical Storm Zeta is expected to become a hurricane on Monday, forecasters said Sunday night, and could hit the northeastern tip of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula or western Cuba by late Monday or early Tuesday before heading toward the Gulf Coa…
Oct, 26 2020
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Oct, 26 2020
Zeta likely hurricane before hitting Yucatan, heading for US
A strengthening Tropical Storm Zeta is expected to become a hurricane Monday as it heads toward the eastern end of Mexico's resort-dotted Yucatan Peninsula and then likely move on for a possible landfall on the central U.S. Gulf Coast at midweek. Zeta, which …
Oct, 26 2020
60 Minutes aired the moment Trump abruptly ended his Lesley Stahl interview, and what happened next
When President Trump released raw footage of his interview with 60 Minutes on Friday, CBS said it would not 'not deter 60 Minutes from providing its full, fair, and contextual reporting which presidents have participated in for decades.' And it didn't. Sunday…
Oct, 26 2020
The Barrett Vote: There’s Not a Good Reason for Mike Pence to Preside Over It
Five aides to Vice President Mike Pence, including chief of staff Marc Short, have tested positive for COVID-19. Pence and Short reportedly were in close contact as recently as Friday, but Pence has decided to continue campaigning across the country — and pre…
Oct, 26 2020
Amway College Football Poll 2020: Week 9 Top 25 Rankings Announced
The college football Top 25 came within centimeters of having a quiet week. Instead, Penn State's shocking upset loss at Indiana helped reconfigure a new-look Coaches Poll...
Oct, 25 2020
Pence Keeps Campaigning After at Least Five People Close to Him Test Positive for Coronavirus
The vice president's chief of staff, Marc Short, as well as a close adviser, Marty Obst, have recently tested positive for COVID-19.
Oct, 25 2020
Two counties to watch, days before election
The voters in the County to County locales tell us more about chamber of commerce Republicans, Hispanics in the Southwest and the African-American vote.
Oct, 25 2020
Trump, Biden favorability unchanged as 2020 race heads into final week: POLL
Donald Trump and Joe Biden enter the final week of a bitter campaign with their favorability ratings unchanged, a new ABC News/Ipsos poll finds.
Oct, 25 2020
US sees record COVID infections for 2nd day straight, with nearly 89,000 cases
35 states are seeing an increase in case numbers, 10 days before election; worst outbreaks in the country are in the north and midwest
Oct, 25 2020
Push to Cast Early Shows No Sign of Slowing...
Push to Cast Early Shows No Sign of Slowing... (Top headline, 6th story, link) Related stories:538 FORECAST... ECONOMIST DATABASE... PRINCETON CONSORTIUM... REALCLEAR... 57M ALREADY VOTED! Surging virus endangers Trump plan to count…
Oct, 25 2020
Republicans crash Florida early vote, eating into Democrats’ lead
Dueling appearances from President Trump and former President Obama kicked off statewide early voting in Florida.
Oct, 24 2020
: U.S. sets coronavirus infection record; deaths near 224,000
The U.S. coronavirus caseload has reached record heights with more than 83,000 infections reported in a single day, the latest ominous sign of the disease’s grip on the nation, as states from Connecticut to the Rocky Mountain West reel under the surge.
Oct, 24 2020