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Trump, Biden Zero in on Swing States That are Key to Victory

Trump, Biden zero in on swing states that are key to victory

WASHINGTON – With three weeks before Election Day, US President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden on October 12 focused on the battlefield states, both deemed critical to securing Electoral College victory, tailoring their journey to motivate at best the voters who could vote potentially decisive votes. Biden has …

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Trump Comes Back to the Campaign Trail

Defiant trump comes back to campaign trail

SANFORD – US President Donald Trump on Monday turned his first campaign rally since the Covid-19 contract, into a staunch defense of his handling of the pandemic that has killed 215,000 Americans, joking that he was healthy enough to dive into the crowd and give voters a “big kiss”. Although …

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Trump Maps Return to the Campaign Trail

US President Trump maps return to campaign trail

WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump prepared to return to the election track on Friday with a pair of weekend rallies after his Covid-19 diagnosis ruled him out for a week in the race against Democratic candidate Joe Biden to the White House. Trump, who announced he had been infected …

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The US Imposes Fresh Sanctions on Iran

US imposes fresh sanctions on Iran, shuts out Asian country from global financial system

NEW YORK – US President Donald Trump has imposed new sanctions on Iran, which will effectively exclude the Islamic republic from the global financial system. This was said in a statement released Thursday by the US Treasury Department, which announced it was blacklisting 18 Major Iranian banks -16 of which …

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China Joins WHO-Backed Covid-19 Vaccine Program Rejected By Trump

China joins WHO-backed COVID vaccine program rejected by Trump

BEIJING – China has joined a global Covid-19 vaccine distribution program backed by the World Health Organization (WHO), it said on Friday, giving a significant boost to a rejected initiative by US President Donald Trump. Beijing’s latest attempt to join the global fight against the coronavirus follows criticism over its …

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Trump Criticized for Leaving the Hospital to Greet Supporters

Trump criticised for leaving hospital to greet supporters

WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump sparked an angry reaction from the medical community on Sunday with a protocol-breaking visit to his supporters outside the hospital where he is being treated for the highly infectious and potentially fatal novel coronavirus. He was masked as he acted from inside his bulletproof …

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Global Markets Fall After Trump Tests Positive for Covid-19

Global Markets Fall After Trump Tests Positive for Covid-19

WASHINGTON – Global markets fell early Friday after US President Donald Trump said he and the first lady tested positive for the coronavirus. European markets opened more than 1 percent lower early in the session, although they recovered some territory later in the morning and were around half a percent …

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Trump, Biden Clash in Fiery U.S. Presidential Debate

Biden, Trump to face off in first presidential debate

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden clashed fiercely in their first debate during the 2020 presidential race in Cleveland, Ohio. Fox News moderator and presenter Chris Wallace opened the debate by asking Trump to explain his appointment of Conservative Federal Appeals Judge, Amy Coney …

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Biden, Trump to Face Off in A First Presidential Debate

Biden, Trump to face off in first presidential debate

WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Joe Biden will see the horns on the debate stage for the first time Tuesday night in what promises to be a political battle watched by millions around the world. The 90-minute showdown kicks off the home stretch of the White …

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