Month: September 2020

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Trump-Biden Debate Prompts Shock, Despair and, in China, Glee

The debate on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020 between President Donald Trump and Joe Biden strengthened impressions abroad that the United States has retreated from the global stage. (Jordan Gale/The New York Times)…

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US defense chief visits North Africa, World War II cemetery

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper met with Tunisia’s president Wednesday, kicking off a North African tour amid growing regional concern about lawlessness in Libya. Esper is expected to…

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Man arrested in ambush of 2 Los Angeles County deputies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California investigators have arrested and charged a man in connection with the shooting of two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies earlier this month as they sat in their…

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The Latest: Commission to make changes in wake of 1st debate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 presidential election (all times local): 1:35 p.m. The Commission on Presidential Debates says it’s adding new “tools to maintain order” to the upcoming debates…

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Woke Activists Won’t Fix Latin America’s Broken Politics

(Bloomberg Opinion) — When wildfire ripped through Bolivia’s Chiquitania region last year, razing a swath of forest the size of Belgium, the official response was tepid. Then-President Evo Morales had encouraged the…