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# donald-trump - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Trump releases video saying he's 'feeling much better' amid conflicting reports about his condition
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Trump releases video saying he's 'feeling much better' amid conflicting reports about his condition

Oct 4th 2020, 7:14 AM 72,175 Views 65 Comments

A briefing to reporters immediately after an update from Trump’s doctors yesterday gave contradictory accounts of his condition.

# donald-trump - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Trump is doing ‘very well’ say his doctors, but White House says his vitals had been ‘very concerning’
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Trump is doing ‘very well’ say his doctors, but White House says his vitals had been ‘very concerning’

Updated Oct 3rd 2020, 6:35 PM 88,453 Views 104 Comments

Donald Trump’s doctor provided the update this afternoon.

Here's what experimental drug Trump has been given aimed at preventing serious illness from Covid-19
# Regeneron
# Regeneron

Here's what experimental drug Trump has been given aimed at preventing serious illness from Covid-19

Oct 3rd 2020, 12:36 PM 49,330 Views 54 Comments

The drug from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals is still in late-stage testing.

Trump expected to be in hospital for 'a few days' as aide Kellyanne Conway also tests positive for Covid-19
# Airlifted
# Airlifted

Trump expected to be in hospital for 'a few days' as aide Kellyanne Conway also tests positive for Covid-19

Updated Oct 3rd 2020, 8:34 AM 93,474 Views 68 Comments

The US president was airlifted to hospital following his positive diagnosis on Friday.

# donald-trump - Friday 2 October, 2020

Trump, Pence, Pelosi: How does the presidential line of succession work?
# Line Of Succession
# Line Of Succession

Trump, Pence, Pelosi: How does the presidential line of succession work?

Oct 2nd 2020, 11:01 PM 47,335 Views 40 Comments

Donald Trump is to leave the White House to attend a medical centre after testing positive for Covid-19.

US President Donald Trump transferred to military hospital after being diagnosed with Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

US President Donald Trump transferred to military hospital after being diagnosed with Covid-19

Updated Oct 2nd 2020, 10:45 PM 287,604 Views 248 Comments

It was confirmed tonight that Trump is being transferred to the Walter Reed Medical Center.

Joe Biden tests negative for Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Joe Biden tests negative for Covid-19

Oct 2nd 2020, 5:38 PM 21,021 Views 42 Comments

US President Donald Trump earlier confirmed he has tested positive for Covid-19.

As the White House clears Trump's schedule, how will his Covid-19 diagnosis affect the presidential campaign?
# The Next Steps
# The Next Steps

As the White House clears Trump's schedule, how will his Covid-19 diagnosis affect the presidential campaign?

Updated Oct 2nd 2020, 10:30 AM 35,879 Views 83 Comments

Confirmation of Trump’s Covid-19 diagnosis was the most dramatic development yet in an already tumultuous election campaign.

# donald-trump - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Biden blasts Trump as 'embarrassment' for failing to denounce white supremacist groups
# White Supremacy
# White Supremacy

Biden blasts Trump as 'embarrassment' for failing to denounce white supremacist groups

Oct 1st 2020, 7:19 AM 33,640 Views 142 Comments

Meanwhile, the Commission on Presidential Debates will impose new measures to help moderators “maintain order” in future debates.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

'Utter chaos' and 'a brutal slugfest': Front pages and reaction to US presidential debate
# Round One
# Round One

'Utter chaos' and 'a brutal slugfest': Front pages and reaction to US presidential debate

Sep 30th 2020, 9:43 AM 68,672 Views 94 Comments

Both sides are claiming victory but viewers are divided.

Chaotic, personal and ill-tempered: Five main points from the first Trump v Biden debate
# A Mess
# A Mess

Chaotic, personal and ill-tempered: Five main points from the first Trump v Biden debate

Sep 30th 2020, 7:10 AM 74,273 Views 107 Comments

It was a feisty affair in Cleveland. And there’s two more of them to go.

'Proud boys, stand back and stand by': Trump refuses to condemn white supremacists during debate
# First Debate
# First Debate

'Proud boys, stand back and stand by': Trump refuses to condemn white supremacists during debate

Sep 30th 2020, 4:10 AM 30,977 Views 51 Comments

The US President condemned Antifa and the left during the debate with Joe Biden.

As it happened: Donald Trump and Joe Biden go head-to-head in first presidential debate
# US Election 2020
# US Election 2020

As it happened: Donald Trump and Joe Biden go head-to-head in first presidential debate

Updated Sep 30th 2020, 3:45 AM 72,431 Views 73 Comments

We’ll be liveblogging the latest as Donald Trump and Joe Biden square off in Cleveland.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Biden releases latest tax returns hours before Trump debate
# Presidential Debate
# Presidential Debate

Biden releases latest tax returns hours before Trump debate

Sep 29th 2020, 10:28 PM 32,315 Views 58 Comments

The former vice president and his wife Jill Biden, an educator, paid $299,346 (€255,000) in federal income taxes for 2019

Poll: Are you planning on watching the Biden-Trump election debate live?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you planning on watching the Biden-Trump election debate live?

Sep 29th 2020, 9:45 AM 47,617 Views 90 Comments

Will you stay up to watch Joe Biden debate US President Donald Trump?

Donald Trump only doing a 'little' debate prep ahead of first clash with Joe Biden
# US
# US

Donald Trump only doing a 'little' debate prep ahead of first clash with Joe Biden

Sep 29th 2020, 8:06 AM 24,052 Views 84 Comments

Joe Biden will face off against Donald Trump for the first time.

# donald-trump - Monday 28 September, 2020

US will protect the Good Friday Agreement, Special Envoy to NI says
# Mick Mulvaney
# Mick Mulvaney

US will protect the Good Friday Agreement, Special Envoy to NI says

Updated Sep 28th 2020, 5:26 PM 35,754 Views 18 Comments

Mulvaney, the former Chief of Staff to US President Donald Trump, took up the role of Special Envoy in March.

Five things we've learned about Donald Trump's tax affairs
# Tax Returns
# Tax Returns

Five things we've learned about Donald Trump's tax affairs

Sep 28th 2020, 11:52 AM 48,383 Views 117 Comments

The US President has been waging a legal battle to keep his tax returns hidden, but the New York Times has published details.

Trump paid $750 in US income taxes in 2016 and 2017, according to New York Times
# Taxing
# Taxing

Trump paid $750 in US income taxes in 2016 and 2017, according to New York Times

Sep 28th 2020, 6:51 AM 46,107 Views 95 Comments

The major investigation into the US president’s finances comes just weeks before the election.

# donald-trump - Sunday 27 September, 2020

Trump demands Biden take drug test before or after first TV debate
# 2020 Election
# 2020 Election

Trump demands Biden take drug test before or after first TV debate

Sep 27th 2020, 7:22 PM 57,486 Views 99 Comments

“His Debate performances have been record setting UNEVEN, to put it mildly,” Trump tweeted. “Only drugs could have caused this discrepancy???”"

Who exactly is Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett and what happens next?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Who exactly is Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett and what happens next?

Sep 27th 2020, 7:57 AM 47,291 Views 60 Comments

At the age of 48, she would be the youngest justice on the current court if confirmed.

# donald-trump - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Trump nominates Amy Coney Barrett to be new Supreme Court Justice
# Supreme Pick
# Supreme Pick

Trump nominates Amy Coney Barrett to be new Supreme Court Justice

Sep 26th 2020, 10:09 PM 47,717 Views 160 Comments

Trump said he was sure her confirmation would be “extremely non-controversial” and “very quick”.

‘He’s sort of like Goebbels’: Biden compares Trump to Nazi propagandist
# White House 2020
# White House 2020

‘He’s sort of like Goebbels’: Biden compares Trump to Nazi propagandist

Sep 26th 2020, 8:25 PM 30,965 Views 131 Comments

The rivals will take part in heir first televised debate on Tuesday.

# donald-trump - Friday 25 September, 2020

Ruth Bader Ginsburg lies in state at US Capitol where her trainer honoured her with push-ups
# Bryant Johnson
# Bryant Johnson

Ruth Bader Ginsburg lies in state at US Capitol where her trainer honoured her with push-ups

Sep 25th 2020, 7:30 PM 34,182 Views 19 Comments

The late justice is the first woman in American history to lie in state at the US Capitol.

US Republican leader says there will be an 'orderly transition' after election following Trump remarks
# Mitch McConnell
# Mitch McConnell

US Republican leader says there will be an 'orderly transition' after election following Trump remarks

Sep 25th 2020, 7:10 AM 26,988 Views 48 Comments

Trump declined to commit to a peaceful transition if he loses in November.

The Supremes: Who is on Trump's Supreme Court wish list and why is it so important?
# Hail To The Chief Justice
# Hail To The Chief Justice

The Supremes: Who is on Trump's Supreme Court wish list and why is it so important?

Sep 25th 2020, 6:10 AM 14,865 Views 5 Comments

Liberal icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg died last week, setting up a potentially divisive battle to replace her.

# donald-trump - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Trump again refuses to commit to peaceful transfer of power if he loses election
# US Election
# US Election

Trump again refuses to commit to peaceful transfer of power if he loses election

Sep 24th 2020, 7:02 AM 42,272 Views 130 Comments

Trump has for several months been pressing a campaign against mail-in voting by tweeting and speaking out against it.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

'It's unfathomable that we've reached this point': US death toll from Covid-19 tops 200,000
# America
# America

'It's unfathomable that we've reached this point': US death toll from Covid-19 tops 200,000

Sep 22nd 2020, 9:33 PM 31,561 Views 42 Comments

Only five countries — Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Spain and Brazil — rank higher in Covid-19 deaths per capita.

# donald-trump - Monday 21 September, 2020

Trump to defy Biden as he says he'll announce Supreme Court nominee by the end of the week
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Trump to defy Biden as he says he'll announce Supreme Court nominee by the end of the week

Updated Sep 21st 2020, 7:21 PM 42,298 Views 70 Comments

Biden has said that rushing a nominee to replace Ruth Bader Ginsberg through the Senate before the election would be an “abuse of power”.

# donald-trump - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Trump backs 'fantastic' TikTok deal with Oracle and Walmart
# Tik Tok
# Tik Tok

Trump backs 'fantastic' TikTok deal with Oracle and Walmart

Sep 20th 2020, 11:45 AM 29,291 Views 28 Comments

President Trump has been targeting TikTok, a video app popular with younger people, as well as WeChat, another Chinese-owned app.

Donald Trump vows to nominate a woman to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vacant seat
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Donald Trump vows to nominate a woman to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vacant seat

Sep 20th 2020, 6:50 AM 17,837 Views 52 Comments

The towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice died aged 87 at her home in Washington.

# donald-trump - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Trump calls for Senate to consider his Ginsburg replacement ‘without delay’
# Ruth Bader Ginsberg
# Ruth Bader Ginsberg

Trump calls for Senate to consider his Ginsburg replacement ‘without delay’

Updated Sep 19th 2020, 3:50 PM 44,421 Views 73 Comments

The death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg has triggered debate on whether her replacement should be nominated before or after the election.

Showtime: Everything you need to know about the upcoming presidential debates
# Race For The White House
# Race For The White House

Showtime: Everything you need to know about the upcoming presidential debates

Sep 19th 2020, 9:30 AM 21,386 Views 42 Comments

Trump and Biden will face off in three separate TV debates.

# donald-trump - Friday 18 September, 2020

US bans TikTok and WeChat, citing national security reasons
# China
# China

US bans TikTok and WeChat, citing national security reasons

Sep 18th 2020, 2:37 PM 21,439 Views 30 Comments

Downloads of the apps will be banned from Sunday onwards.

Trump heats up culture wars as he appeals to voters in Wisconsin
# Trump
# Trump

Trump heats up culture wars as he appeals to voters in Wisconsin

Sep 18th 2020, 10:17 AM 25,721 Views 69 Comments

Trump has hinged his election campaign on core supporters rather than focusing on winning over a narrow slice of undecided voters.

'It's close to criminal': Joe Biden blasts Trump's pandemic response
# Town Hall
# Town Hall

'It's close to criminal': Joe Biden blasts Trump's pandemic response

Sep 18th 2020, 7:08 AM 18,358 Views 17 Comments

Joe Biden was taking part in his first town hall event.

# donald-trump - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Donald Trump disputes health officials on timeline for mass vaccinations
# United States
# United States

Donald Trump disputes health officials on timeline for mass vaccinations

Sep 17th 2020, 6:58 AM 33,866 Views 42 Comments

“We think we can start sometime in October,” US President Trump claimed.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

'It will start getting cooler': Donald Trump dismisses climate change as cause of US wildfires
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

'It will start getting cooler': Donald Trump dismisses climate change as cause of US wildfires

Sep 15th 2020, 7:29 AM 31,050 Views 71 Comments

At least 35 people have died as wildfires blaze in the western states of California, Oregon and Washington.

# donald-trump - Monday 14 September, 2020

TikTok owner chooses Oracle to acquire video-sharing app in US after Trump ordered it to sell up
# Security Risk
# Security Risk

TikTok owner chooses Oracle to acquire video-sharing app in US after Trump ordered it to sell up

Sep 14th 2020, 10:58 AM 17,361 Views 9 Comments

The Trump administration has claimed the China-owned app represents a security risk to the US.

Covid guidelines ignored as Trump addresses large indoor rally in Nevada
# Trump V Biden
# Trump V Biden

Covid guidelines ignored as Trump addresses large indoor rally in Nevada

Sep 14th 2020, 7:44 AM 33,505 Views 64 Comments

Thousands of people packed into a warehouse in the state of Nevada, which has put a limit of 50 people for indoor gatherings.