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Factbox: The foreign policy issues that divide Trump and Biden

27 Jul 2020

Republican President Donald Trump won election in 2016 promising to put "America First," overturn what he said were unfair trade deals and force U.S. allies to pay more towards joint defence measures.

Trump cancels Republican convention in Florida after coronavirus spike

24 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Thursday said he would no longer hold part of the Republican Party's nominating convention in Florida in August because of a spike in coronavirus cases in the state. | Video

Biden announces $15 million ad buy after fundraising surge

21 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON Joe Biden's presidential campaign on Tuesday announced $15 million in new spending on advertising, as the former vice president looks to capitalize on his polling advantage over Republican President Donald Trump ahead of the Nov. 3 election.

Biden announces $15 mln ad buy after fundraising surge

21 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON, July 21 Joe Biden's presidential campaign on Tuesday announced $15 million in new spending on advertising, as the former vice president looks to capitalize on his polling advantage over Republican President Donald Trump ahead of the Nov. 3 election.

Democratic super PAC to target Black and Latino turnout for Biden

15 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON Democratic super PAC Priorities USA said on Wednesday it would spend $24 million to help turn out Black and Latino voters for Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, who is leading President Donald Trump in national polls ahead of the Nov. 3 election.

'Epic failure' - U.S. election officials warn of November chaos due to budget crunch

10 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON A Michigan town wants machines to speed up counting of absentee ballots. In Ohio, officials want to equip polling places so voters and poll workers feel safe from the coronavirus. Georgia officials, rattled by a chaotic election last month, want to send voters forms so they can request absentee ballots more easily. | Video

Biden slams Trump over handling of Russian bounty intelligence

01 Jul 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Tuesday criticized President Donald Trump's handling of a reported Russian effort to pay the Taliban to kill American troops in Afghanistan, saying his actions were a "dereliction of duty." | Video

Democratic presidential candidate Biden says he is targeting early August to announce his vice presidential pick

30 Jun 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said on Tuesday he hoped to announce his choice of vice presidential candidate in early August.

Democratic presidential candidate Biden says he is targeting early August to announce his vice presidential pick

30 Jun 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said on Tuesday he hoped to announce his choice of vice presidential candidate in early August.

Biden to attack Trump's handling of COVID-19 as U.S. cases rise

30 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON, June 30 Former Vice President Joe Biden will launch a fresh attack on President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday, as the Democratic presidential candidate works to build on his lead in national polls ahead of the Nov. 3 election.

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