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  • Eric Gaillard/REUTERSROME—The Ambrosoni family in the central part of the city here have one computer, painfully slow internet, and three children in elementary school, making learning from home something of a challenge. When schools closed down last March, the children essentially stopped learning, the family says. And the family does not want to see that […]
  • EVARISTO SAGlenn Greenwald on Thursday announced that he had resigned from The Intercept—the digital outlet he founded in 2013 with fellow journalists Laura Poitras and Jeremy Scahill, and with funding from First Look Media—claiming “repression, censorship and ideological homogeneity” at the publication.In a post published to Substack, the long-time reporter claimed that “The final, precipitating […]
  • Robert Alexander/GettyThe Supreme Court’s decision this week to bar all absentee and mail-in ballots in Wisconsin received after election day has nothing to do with U.S. law or the U.S. Constitution, and everything to do with politics.For decades, conservative judges – including the Republican-appointed justice on the Supreme Court – have declared themselves to be […]
  • Kamil Krzaczynski/GettyThe fired Waukegan, Illinois, cop who fatally shot 19-year-old Marcellis Stinnette and injured 20-year-old Tafara Williams has been identified as Dante Salinas, according to court documents.The officer, who was identified in a lawsuit filed by Williams on Wednesday evening, was also involved in another violent incident more than a year before Stinnette’s death in […]
  • ABCThe hosts of The View on Thursday expressed their extreme dissatisfaction with Miles Taylor, who revealed on Wednesday that he was the Trump administration official who anonymously authored a scathing anti-Trump New York Times op-ed and subsequent book, calling the current CNN pundit an “opportunist” who is “full of it.”Taylor, a former Department of Homeland […]

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Political Wire

  • Wall Street Journal: “Polling suggests that if the election were held today, it would show the largest gap on record for a presidential election–a 15-percentage-point divide.”
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: “Potentially thousands of mail ballots requested by Butler County voters appear to be lost… and the U.S. Postal Service has been asked to immediately investigate what happened to […]
  • From Quinnipiac University: FLORIDA: Biden 45%, Trump 42% IOWA: Trump 47%, Biden 46% OHIO: Biden 48%, Trump 43% PENNSYLVANIA: Biden 51%, Trump 44% From Monmouth University: FLORIDA: Biden 51%, Trump […]
  • Underscoring the true uncertainty in Trumpworld, Ashley Parker asked a Trump adviser for their gut sense on what will happen on Election Day. The response: “If you put a gun […]
  • A spokesman for UPS told the Daily Beast on Thursday that they had located a mysterious package that Fox News host Tucker Carlson suggested had been deliberately misplaced or intercepted […]

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ProPublica

  • by Justin Elliott, ProPublica, and Theodoric Meyer, Politico ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published. This story is co-published with Politico. In late November 2017, Senate Republicans were racing to secure the votes for their sweeping tax overhaul. With no […]
  • by Ava Kofman ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published. Ahmad Ghabboun broke into a sweat. It was a late night in August and he had just discovered an unexpected $14,990 debt posted to the online portal he uses to […]
  • by Cynthia Gordy Giwa ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up for ProPublica’s User’s Guide to Democracy, a series of personalized emails that help you understand the upcoming election, from who’s on your ballot to how to cast your vote. Leer en español. Summary The Cook Political Report evaluates elections […]
  • por Cynthia Gordy Giwa La Guía del Usuario de ProPublica sobre la Democracia (en inglés) es también una serie de correos electrónicos personalizados que le ayudarán a entender las próximas elecciones, desde quién está en su boleta hasta cómo emitir su voto. Inscríbase o lea más artículos aquí. Read in English. Resumen The Cook Political […]
  • by Ken Ward Jr. ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published. This article is co-published with Mountain State Spotlight, a new nonprofit newsroom covering West Virginia. One year ago, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice promised business leaders that the state’s […]

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The Hill

The Guardian

  • Greece to lock down Thessaloniki and two other regions; West Yorkshire moving into tier 3; French PM lays out details of new France lockdownWhite House taskforce warns of ‘unrelenting’ Covid spreadAngela Merkel heckled by German MPs over lockdownFrance: children aged six and over to wear masks in schoolTaiwan marks 200 days without domestic infectionLarge China […]
  • Trump and Biden will speak hours apart at rallies in TampaPelosi: ‘I feel very confident Biden will be elected’Will conservative evangelicals stay loyal to Trump?Covid crisis drives Arizonans to the pollsOhioans hit by GM plant closure regret Trump votesSign up for Fight to Vote – our weekly US election newsletter 6.29pm GMT During his Tampa […]
  • Former party leader has whip removed over comments following publication of Equality and Human Rights Commission inquiryJeremy Corbyn suspended from Labour over EHRC commentsKeir Starmer: EHRC report is day of shame for LabourLabour responsible for harassment and discrimination, EHRC findsFormal complaints on Corbyn and other MPs sent to LabourKey findings of the EHRC inquiry 6.28pm […]
  • Although polling averages gave Clinton the edge over Trump in 2016 there are significant differences in the evidence todayFor months, activists and Democratic party officials have been telling Joe Biden supporters that the only answer to the question “can we trust the polls?” is to go out and vote for Biden, and then get others […]
  • Search teams believe locals must have known about site in Salvatierra, Guanajuato stateSearch teams are excavating a site in the central Mexico state of Guanajuato where 59 bodies have been found in clandestine graves in the past week.The striking aspect of the discovery is that the site is not a desolate area far out in […]

Al Jazeera

News & Guts

  • Earlier this week in Michigan, Donald Trump said in a Neanderthal-like appeal to women voters that he was the best candidate because he was “getting your kids back to school” and “getting your husbands back to work.” To that, Nancy Pelosi said today: What decade is he living in? What century is he living in? […]
  • Donald Trump’s final push, his closing statement in the campaign is an embarrassing lie. Trump has told supporters from coast to coast in the past few weeks that the pandemic is ending, that we’re “rounding the corner” on coronavirus. The opposite is true. Cases are rising rapidly across the country. More than 74-thousand new cases […]
  • Miles Taylor has revealed that he was anonymous, the author behind a scathing op-ed in The New York Times back in 2018. At the time he wrote, “I Am Part of the Resistance Inside the Trump Administration.” In a statement today, Taylor wrote: I witnessed Trump’s inability to do his job over the course of two-and-a-half […]
  • With six days to go before Election Day, historic numbers of Americans have turned out to cast their ballots early. At least 71.5 million early votes had been cast nationwide as of Wednesday morning. That’s more than half the total seen in the 2016 election that sent Donald Trump to the White House. In some […]
  • A Trump rally in Omaha turned into a frigid nightmare Tuesday night as thousands of the president’s supporters were stranded miles from their cars for hours when promised buses failed to arrive. The rally at Omaha’s Eppley Airfield drew at least 6,000 people; law enforcement and Trump campaign sources estimated the crowd at more than […]