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# donald-trump - Sunday 20 September, 2020

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 44,422 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 21,390 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 21,442 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 25,724 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 31,056 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 17,363 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.

# donald-trump - Friday 11 September, 2020

Trump announces peace deal between Bahrain and Israel
# Israel
# Israel

Trump announces peace deal between Bahrain and Israel

Sep 11th 2020, 10:20 PM 22,268 Views 82 Comments

Trump announced the agreement following a phone call with the leaders of the two countries.

US pays tribute to 9/11 victims as pandemic forces socially distanced commemorations
# September 11
# September 11

US pays tribute to 9/11 victims as pandemic forces socially distanced commemorations

Sep 11th 2020, 3:21 PM 17,940 Views 36 Comments

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden will pay their respects at the same memorial today.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Trump wanted to 'play down' Covid-19, new Bob Woodward book claims

Trump wanted to 'play down' Covid-19, new Bob Woodward book claims

Sep 9th 2020, 10:44 PM 26,518 Views 80 Comments

The Washington Post, where Woodward serves as associate editor, reported excerpts of the book, Rage, today.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

White House chief of staff 'optimistic' pandemic aid bill deal will be reached before election
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

White House chief of staff 'optimistic' pandemic aid bill deal will be reached before election

Sep 8th 2020, 10:18 PM 13,579 Views 35 Comments

“I’m more optimistic perhaps today than I’ve been in a long time,” Mark Meadows said.

# donald-trump - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Trump calls on Fox News to fire journalist for backing up claim he called war dead 'suckers'
# Trump
# Trump

Trump calls on Fox News to fire journalist for backing up claim he called war dead 'suckers'

Sep 5th 2020, 7:20 PM 60,110 Views 116 Comments

Trump has furiously defended himself in the wake of the story in The Atlantic.

Kanye West seeks place on presidential ballot in Kentucky
# Late Registration
# Late Registration

Kanye West seeks place on presidential ballot in Kentucky

Sep 5th 2020, 11:59 AM 29,400 Views 34 Comments

The musician has been barred from Arizona’s ballot.

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'

Sep 5th 2020, 10:52 AM 17,227 Views 60 Comments

Alexei Navalny fell ill on a flight to Moscow and is now in an induced coma in a Berlin hospital.

Donald Trump angrily denies remarks about US troops and 'losers'
# White House
# White House

Donald Trump angrily denies remarks about US troops and 'losers'

Sep 5th 2020, 8:05 AM 44,980 Views 156 Comments

Trump’s comments were reported by The Atlantic.

# donald-trump - Friday 4 September, 2020

Donald Trump denies report he said US military cemetery was 'filled with losers'
# War Dead
# War Dead

Donald Trump denies report he said US military cemetery was 'filled with losers'

Sep 4th 2020, 7:39 AM 44,634 Views 97 Comments

Trump also reportedly said dead US Marines were “suckers” for getting killed.

# donald-trump - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Donald Trump weighs in again to question reliability of mail-in votes
# Never Mind The Ballots
# Never Mind The Ballots

Donald Trump weighs in again to question reliability of mail-in votes

Sep 3rd 2020, 10:40 PM 17,239 Views 24 Comments

Democratic nominee Joe Biden has met the family of Jacob Blake, who was shot by a white police officer.

Biden says campaign raised record-breaking $364 million in August as Democratic nominee heads to Kenosha
# Presidential Election
# Presidential Election

Biden says campaign raised record-breaking $364 million in August as Democratic nominee heads to Kenosha

Sep 3rd 2020, 7:03 AM 17,746 Views 42 Comments

His campaign has called it “the best month of online fundraising in American political history.”.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Trump describes protesters as 'domestic terrorists' during visit to Wisconsin
# Kenosha
# Kenosha

Trump describes protesters as 'domestic terrorists' during visit to Wisconsin

Sep 1st 2020, 10:31 PM 30,499 Views 96 Comments

The city of Kenosha has been the scene of demonstrations since the shooting of Jacob Blake last week.

# donald-trump - Monday 31 August, 2020

Steve Bannon to go on trial next year on charges he defrauded $25 million from 'We Build the Wall' donors
# New York
# New York

Steve Bannon to go on trial next year on charges he defrauded $25 million from 'We Build the Wall' donors

Aug 31st 2020, 10:17 PM 31,192 Views 0 Comments

The former White House strategist appeared in court by audio link today.

'It’s lawlessness, plain and simple': Joe Biden condemns rioting, looting and arson at protests
# United States
# United States

'It’s lawlessness, plain and simple': Joe Biden condemns rioting, looting and arson at protests

Aug 31st 2020, 9:20 PM 20,237 Views 93 Comments

Biden also blamed Donald Trump for “stoking violence” in US cities.

Democrats accuse Trump of inflaming racial tensions in Portland
# Portland
# Portland

Democrats accuse Trump of inflaming racial tensions in Portland

Aug 31st 2020, 6:54 AM 17,407 Views 95 Comments

The city has been the site of daily protests for months.

# donald-trump - Saturday 29 August, 2020

State of the race: Here's why the electoral college map may be looking good for Joe Biden right now
# Battleground States
# Battleground States

State of the race: Here's why the electoral college map may be looking good for Joe Biden right now

Aug 29th 2020, 9:30 AM 33,548 Views 76 Comments

Trump is on the defensive in the states that won him the presidency in 2016.

# donald-trump - Friday 28 August, 2020

Louisiana left devastated as Hurricane Laura’s remnants move eastwards
# Tornadoes
# Tornadoes

Louisiana left devastated as Hurricane Laura’s remnants move eastwards

Updated Aug 28th 2020, 3:26 PM 26,472 Views 4 Comments

Flooding and more tornadoes are possible as the storm moves through Tennessee, Mississippi and Alabama.

US election: What’s next for the Trump and Biden campaigns?
# Key Dates
# Key Dates

US election: What’s next for the Trump and Biden campaigns?

Aug 28th 2020, 2:10 PM 12,016 Views 103 Comments

Now the Democratic and Republican national conventions are over, what lies ahead in the battle for the White House?

Trump says Biden is destroyer of American 'greatness' as he accepts Republican nomination
# Election
# Election

Trump says Biden is destroyer of American 'greatness' as he accepts Republican nomination

Aug 28th 2020, 7:05 AM 17,320 Views 67 Comments

The US president spoke for 70 minutes at an event held at the White House.

# donald-trump - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Explainer: How a US shooting sparked mass protests and sports teams walking out on matches
# Jacob Blake
# Jacob Blake

Explainer: How a US shooting sparked mass protests and sports teams walking out on matches

Aug 27th 2020, 3:18 PM 15,444 Views 0 Comments

Jacob Blake was shot seven times by a police officer in Wisconsin on Sunday.

TikTok CEO resigns amid US pressure to sell video app
# KEVIN MAYER
# KEVIN MAYER

TikTok CEO resigns amid US pressure to sell video app

Aug 27th 2020, 7:59 AM 18,120 Views 9 Comments

Kevin Mayer only joined the company in May.

Pence warns Americans 'won't be safe' if Joe Biden wins
# Republican Convention
# Republican Convention

Pence warns Americans 'won't be safe' if Joe Biden wins

Aug 27th 2020, 7:33 AM 24,275 Views 66 Comments

Pence was the keynote speaker at the Republican convention last night in a parade of Trump acolytes.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

'You are not alone': Melania Trump says president will not stop until Covid-19 vaccine is found
# RNC
# RNC

'You are not alone': Melania Trump says president will not stop until Covid-19 vaccine is found

Aug 26th 2020, 7:01 AM 37,031 Views 69 Comments

The First Lady offered her sympathies to all those affected by the pandemic.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Republicans paint dark picture of future if Donald Trump loses election
# Presidential Election
# Presidential Election

Republicans paint dark picture of future if Donald Trump loses election

Aug 25th 2020, 6:59 AM 36,298 Views 96 Comments

Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley was among the key speakers at the first night of the Republican National Convention.

# donald-trump - Monday 24 August, 2020

TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app
# Tiktok
# Tiktok

TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app

Aug 24th 2020, 9:57 PM 9,203 Views 0 Comments

The app has been downloaded 175 million times in the US and more than a billion times around the world.

Republican Party formally nominates Trump to take on Biden in US 2020 elections
# Republican Convention
# Republican Convention

Republican Party formally nominates Trump to take on Biden in US 2020 elections

Aug 24th 2020, 9:36 PM 18,122 Views 49 Comments

The nomination was one of the first acts of a Republican convention.

An optimistic Trump hoping for major boost as Republicans to nominate him for second term at convention
# Crucial Moment
# Crucial Moment

An optimistic Trump hoping for major boost as Republicans to nominate him for second term at convention

Aug 24th 2020, 11:12 AM 20,125 Views 47 Comments

The US President is trailing his Democrat rival Joe Biden in the opinion polls.

Key Trump ally Kellyanne Conway resigns as senior White House advisor
# White House
# White House

Key Trump ally Kellyanne Conway resigns as senior White House advisor

Aug 24th 2020, 7:15 AM 68,974 Views 58 Comments

Conway said she was stepping down to spend more time with her family.

# donald-trump - Sunday 23 August, 2020

TikTok says it's going to sue the Trump administration over crackdown
# China
# China

TikTok says it's going to sue the Trump administration over crackdown

Aug 23rd 2020, 10:21 AM 15,526 Views 11 Comments

The video app has been downloaded 175 million times in the US.

Trump's convention: Donald, Donald Jr, Melania and gun-toting protest couple all pencilled in for Republicans
# GOP TV
# GOP TV

Trump's convention: Donald, Donald Jr, Melania and gun-toting protest couple all pencilled in for Republicans

Aug 23rd 2020, 8:30 AM 29,820 Views 35 Comments

The Republican National Convention runs for four days from Monday.