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Trump derides doctors as COVID surges, Biden says Trump 'giving up' on virus

1:34am GMT

MILWAUKEE/ROCHESTER, Minn. President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden on Friday sought support in Midwestern states where the coronavirus has roared back, with Trump falsely accusing doctors of profiting from COVID-19 deaths while Biden said Trump had surrendered to the pandemic. | Video

Americans plan widespread protests if Trump interferes with election

29 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON Dozens of activist groups who claim to represent millions of Americans from both political parties plan to hit the streets next week, if President Donald Trump appears to be interfering with vote counting or manipulating poll results after Election Day.

Political adviser sparked COVID-19 outbreak on Vice President Pence team - sources

27 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON A political adviser to U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is suspected of sparking an outbreak of the coronavirus on his team that sidelined a senior official days before the presidential election, according to a current White House official and a former official familiar with the matter.

Obama blasts Trump's tweets, track record in 2020 campaign trail debut

22 Oct 2020

PHILADELPHIA/GASTONIA, N.C. Former President Barack Obama returned to the campaign trail on Wednesday with a blistering attack on Donald Trump with less than two weeks to go before the Republican president's Election Day face-off with Democratic nominee Joe Biden. | Video

Exclusive: Trump administration to consider adding China's Ant Group to trade blacklist - sources

15 Oct 2020

By Humeyra Pamuk, Alexandra Alper, Karen Freifeld and David Shepardson

EXCLUSIVE-Trump administration to consider adding China's Ant Group to trade blacklist -sources

15 Oct 2020

By Humeyra Pamuk, Alexandra Alper, Karen Freifeld and David Shepardson

Trump's 'lucky' aides recovering from coronavirus, again spurning masks

15 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON Two weeks after the coronavirus spread through the White House, staffers have begun trickling back to the West Wing, saying they only had mild symptoms and again spurning the use of masks despite criticism that they have been careless about the outbreak.

EXCLUSIVE-Trump administration to consider adding China's Ant Group to trade blacklist -sources

14 Oct 2020

By Humeyra Pamuk, Alexandra Alper, Karen Freifeld and David Shepardson

U.S. should try to delay IPO of China's Ant Group, Senator Rubio says

10 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON Senator Marco Rubio, who has successfully urged the Trump administration to pursue investigations of Chinese companies, called on Friday for the U.S. government to consider options to delay an initial public offering of China's Ant Group, the fintech arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba.

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