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US Presidential Debate 2020 Highlights

US Presidential Debate 2020 LIVE Updates: Trump responded to a question about his harsh rhetoric about Black Lives Matter by continuing to disparage the movement while claiming to be the ‘the least racist person in this room’ The 90-min debate was moderated by NBC News scribe Trump faced his rival …

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Iran threatens ‘all-out war’ if attacked

Iran on Thursday threatened an “all-out war” if the U.S. or Saudi Arabia launches military strikes against it. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told CNN that Tehran does not want war, stressing that Iran was not responsible for the attacks on Saudi oil refineries over the weekend. “I make a very serious …

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Russia, China hackers targeting US vote, Microsoft warns

Microsoft said Thursday it thwarted recent cyberattacks from China, Russia and Iran targeting both Republican and Democratic presidential campaigns, as technology giants scrambled to protect election security less than two months ahead of the US vote. The announcement came as Twitter said it would implement a policy next week to …

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Majority Favor Biden Over Trump on Law and Order, Poll Indicates

By Aila Slisco A new poll suggests that most voters prefer former Vice President Joe Biden over President Donald Trump on issues of law and order and his ability to reduce violence in American cities. Results from a September Harvard CAPS-Harris poll show Biden maintaining a 7 percent lead over …

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Ethiopia´s prime minister fires defense minister

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia- Ethiopia´s Prime Minister has fired Defense Minister Lemma Megersa after their relations soured in the past few months. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s office announced yesterday that he was replacing the defence minister, a fellow ethnic Oromo and former ally after he was openly critical of Abiy’s …

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5 winners and 2 losers from night 3 of the National Democratic convention

The night featured Barack Obama’s sharpest public remarks about Trump to date — and Kamala Harris officially becoming the Democratic vice presidential nominee. By Dylan Matthews, Zack Beauchamp, Emily Stewart, Ella Nilsen, and Aaron Ross Coleman With Joe Biden officially receiving the Democratic nomination for president on Tuesday night, Wednesday …

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