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In final Trump-Biden showdown, less chaos but plenty of clashes

By Trevor Hunnicutt and Jeff Mason NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden offered sharply contrasting views on the still-raging coronavirus

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Russian hackers attack U.S. state and local government networks, U.S. government says

By Raphael Satter (Reuters) - Hackers sponsored by Russia have been trying to break into U.S. state and local government computer networks and in two instances were successful, U.S.

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Judge dismisses Trump campaign lawsuit against New Jersey over mail ballots

(Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit by President Donald Trump's re-election campaign against New Jersey over a decision by its Democratic governor to mail a ballot to every

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Betting markets give Trump slightly improved chances after debate

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's probability of getting re-elected gained slightly on online betting markets following Thursday's final presidential debate.

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Analysis: A newly restrained Trump faces the same old problems

By James Oliphant WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump turned in the restrained and consistent performance his advisers said he needed in his final debate with Democratic challenger Joe Biden

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In campaign's final stretch, Biden has big cash advantage over Trump

By Jason Lange and Grant Smith WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's campaign raised vastly more funds than U.S.

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Final Trump-Biden presidential debate: Top 5 moments

The final debate of the 2020 presidential election between President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden involved heated but substantive exchanges between the bitter rivals on issues from the coronavirus to the economy.

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Trump's debate mic appeared to cut off during health care answer

President Trump appeared to have his microphone cut off for a brief moment while he was explaining his health care plan during the final presidential debate in Nashville, Tenn., on Thursday night.

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Biden will ‘campaign aggressively’ in final stretch, top aide insists

When it comes to the number of in-person campaign events being held in the White House race, President Trump is lapping Democratic nominee Joe Biden.

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Live updates: Amy Coney Barrett nomination moves to full Senate for vote

Senate Judiciary Committee Republicans on Thursday voted to advance Judge Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination to the full Senate. 

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Live updates: Trump, Biden final presidential debate in the books

President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden debated about the coronavirus, immigration, the economy and other issues during Thursday evening's final presidential debate.

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Donald Trump Jr.: Joe Biden is 'corrupted and compromised and America has to know it'

Trump Organization Executive Vice President Donald Trump Jr., described Democratic nominee Joe Biden as "corrupted and compromised" following the latest revelations about Hunter Biden's overseas business dealings. 

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Final Trump-Biden debate marked by clashes but less chaos

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After a raucous first debate led organizers to introduce a mute button, the second and final meeting between President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden was a downright civil affair.

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The Latest: Trump says he will vote in person

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the presidential campaign (all times local): 1:30 a.m. President Donald Trump is taking his own advice and plans to vote in person in the presidential election on Saturday in Florida.

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US: Russian hackers targeting state, local networks

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials said that Russian hackers have targeted the networks of dozens of state and local governments in the United States in recent days, stealing data from at least two servers.

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AP FACT CHECK: Falsehoods and fumbles in Trump-Biden debate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The facts took a hit right out of the gate Thursday night. President Donald Trump’s first line of the night, about COVID-19 deaths, was false and set the tone as he and Democratic rival Joe Biden unleashed a torrent of claims in their last presidential debate.

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Biden calls for 'transition' from oil, GOP sees opening

Democrat Joe Biden's remark that he would “transition” away from oil in the U.S. in favor of renewable energy drew quick attention Thursday night from President Donald Trump, who saw it as a boon to his election chances in key states.

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China hopes for change if Biden wins, but little likely

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese leaders hope Washington will tone down conflicts over trade, technology and security if Joe Biden wins the Nov.

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Some Notable Lines From Final Debate

The second presidential debate was a marked changed from the first one, with few interruptions as the candidates covered a range of topics, including COVID and corruption . Late in the forum, President Trump sought to score points on energy by asking Joe Biden if he would shut down the oil...

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Trump Tests New Nickname for Biden

President Trump again pressed his case during Thursday night's debate that Joe and Hunter Biden acted unethically in regard to Hunter's business dealings. At one point, he referred to the elder Biden as "the big man" and suggested that he has orchestrated global deals that were enriching him personally. "I...

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Trump Brings Notable Special Guest to Debate

The second and final debate between President Trump and Joe Biden is underway, this time with one big rule change : A candidate's mic can be muted to ensure his rival can speak. In the first half hour, however, the tone has been civil relative to the first debate. First subject:...

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'Anarchist' Cities Sue Trump

Three cities labeled " anarchist " by President Trump are fighting back with an un-anarchist weapon: a lawsuit. New York, Seattle and Portland announced the suit Thursday, WABC reports. The Seattle filing names the president, Attorney General Bill Barr, and other administration officials. If it stands, the designation could cost the cities...

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Russians' Hacks Might be Leaving Door Open for Return

Two US agencies are warning that Russian hackers are hitting dozens of state and local government networks, stealing data from at least two of them. The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency issued the alert Thursday, Politico reports. The hackers recently have attacked a...

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Chachi Doesn't Like This Happy Days Reunion

The Fonz will be there. So will Richie, Potsie, Ralph, and Mrs. C. Chachi, though, will be noticeably absent from an upcoming Happy Days reunion, and it's all about politics. As USA Today reports, some of the big names from the old sitcom are getting together on Sunday for an...

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