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Biden in Minnesota: 'We choose unity over division'

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is rallying supporters at the State Fairgrounds in Falcon Heights as part of a three-state swing Friday that also takes him to Iowa and Wisconsin.
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Trump pitches ‘back to normal’ as Biden warns of tough days

By ZEKE MILLER, ALEXANDRA JAFFE and KEVIN FREKING | Associated Press WATERFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — President Donald Trump dangled a promise to get a weary, fearful nation “back to normal” on Friday as he looked to campaign past the political damage of the devastating pandemic. It was a tantalizingly rosy pitch in sharp contrast to Democratic rival Joe Biden, who pledged to level with America about tough days still ahead after Tuesday’s election. In a campaign that has been dominated by the COVID-1...
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Joe Biden in Minnesota: 'I don't take anything for granted'

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is rallying supporters at the State Fairgrounds in Falcon Heights as part of a three-state swing Friday that also takes him to Iowa and Wisconsin.
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Texas early voting exceeds total 2016 count

By Will Weissert and Paul J. Weber | Associated Press McALLEN, Texas — Texans have already cast more ballots in the presidential election than they did during all of 2016’s race — an unprecedented surge of early voting in a state that was once the country’s most reliably Republican, but may now be drifting toward battleground status. More than 9 million ballots had been cast as of Friday morning in the nation’s second most-populous state, exceeding its 8.9-plus million votes four years ago, acc...
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Biden, Trump Crisscross Midwest As E-Day Draws Near

With fewer than 100 hours to go before Election Day, both presidential candidates are crisscrossing the Midwest on Friday, with campaign stops in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Biden will also stop in Iowa and Trump will visit Michigan. Follow along with our coverage below: [Author: Cristina Cabrera]
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The most dangerous day for disinformation isn't Election Day, it's the day after

adamkaz/Getty Images America's enemies are trying to sow confusion and discord around the election. And while many people are worried about disinformation in the days leading up to Election Day, it will be the day after votes are cast that will be most dangerous. Americans need to stay vigilant and trust the electoral process. Brett Bruen was the director of global engagement in the Obama White House and a career American diplomat. He runs the crisis-communications agency Global Situation...
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Job markets in the election battleground states are a mixed bag days before the US chooses its next president

Entertainment and events have come to a halt during the COVID-19 pandemic, highly impacting Las Vegas' work force. BRIDGET BENNETT/AFP via Getty Images The election is a few days away, and a handful of states are key to the outcome of the presidential race. The pandemic has had a negative impact on employment in some of these battleground states. For instance, Nevada has a large leisure and hospitality industry and some casino-hotels had to lay off workers. Disney World in Florida als...
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Biden marks Iowa rise from caucus collapse to fall contender

By ZEKE MILLER, ALEXANDRA JAFFE and THOMAS BEAUMONT | Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa — When Joe Biden was last in Iowa, his presidential campaign was on the verge of collapse and he was soundly trounced in the caucuses by a former Indiana mayor nearly 40 years his junior. He returns Friday as the Democratic nominee, believing he’s just days away from becoming president-elect. Biden’s trip reflects the remarkable arc of his third presidential campaign. He entered the race as the most experienc...
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US election 2020: signs of record turnout as candidates make final push through swing states – live

Trump and Biden scheduled to hold dueling events in Minnesota and Wisconsin Friday‘Turning pain into purpose’: Covid is driving Arizonans to the pollsThe polls point to a Biden victory but can they be trusted this time?‘It’s voter suppression’: the Republican fight to limit ballot boxes 4.35am GMT Hello and welcome to our round-the-clock coverage of the 2020 US elections. More than 80m Americans have already cast their ballots, according to the US Elections Project. Election day is on Tuesda...
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Biden returns to Iowa; Trump plays defense in Mich., Wis

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — When Joe Biden was last in Iowa, his campaign was on the verge of collapse and he was soundly trounced in the...
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CS Interview: Beck & Woods on Haunt Collector’s Edition, Quibi & 65!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Interview: Beck & Woods on Haunt Collector’s Edition, Quibi & 65! had the chance to speak with filmmakers Scott Beck and Bryan Woods about the Haunt Collector’s Edition two-disc set available now on Blu-ray from Ronin Flix in partnership with Momentum Pictures. The co-writers of A Quiet Place also briefly discussed their experience collaborating on Quibi’s 50 States of Fright with Sam Raimi as well as their upcoming project 65 starring Adam Driver. You ca...
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Trump retakes Iowa, gains in Florida in last Quinnipiac poll before election

President Trump has received a dose of good polling news days ahead of the election — but it may not be enough to turn the tide.In polls wrapping just a week before Election Day, Democratic nominee Joe Biden has posted no new gains in the swing states of Florida, Iowa, Ohio, and Pennsylvania, a Quinnipiac University survey out Thursday reveals. Meanwhile Trump's support has grown in Florida, Iowa, and Pennsylvania — and enough so in Florida and Iowa to be well in contention of winning.In Flo...
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New study shows which states make it easier (or harder) to vote

A new report out of Northern Illinois University lists how easy it is to vote in each state. The report can be compared to previous indexes, showing where it is getting easier and more difficult to vote. The authors also note that dramatically improving the ease of voting is simple and cost effective. Deciding how to vote has taken on another meaning this year, with an unprecedented number of Americans voting by mail in hopes of avoiding the pandemic. Given the highly variable nature of voting ...
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Republicans are narrowing the early voting gap in these states

In four key states -- Florida, North Carolina, Nevada and Iowa -- Republicans are beginning to narrow the Democratic advantage in pre-Election Day voting.
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Polling places in Iowa are closing due to COVID-19, which could affect close races

With less than a week before the election, Iowans are losing places to cast ballots.
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This is what you can expect to know on election night about the presidential race — and the results we may not have yet

An employee works with ballot tabulating machines as counting is underway for the general election at the Broward County Voting Equipment Center, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, in Lauderhill, Fla. AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) Each individual US state opens and closes its polls at different times on Election Day. Voting results from a state are not reported until the final poll in the state is closed. You are legally allowed to cast your ballot and vote in every US state as long as you are in line bef...
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Vacant zombie properties continue to decline amid foreclosure moratorium

In the fourth quarter of 2020, properties in the process of foreclosure decreased 7.3 percent from the previous quarter while the number of properties sitting empty declined 4.4 percent.
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Democratic Senate candidate puts brakes on RV tour in Iowa after staffer's possible Covid exposure

As Iowa sees a surge in cases of Covid-19, the pandemic is affecting campaigning in the state's closely-watched US Senate race.
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Trump buses followers to Iowa rally and then leaves them in the cold

Over an hour after the president left Nebraska on Air Force One, many supporters were left by a roadside due to an insufficient number of buses.
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Here's how former Vice President Joe Biden went from 'Middle-Class Joe' to millionaire

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden. Associated Press/Sarah Blake Morgan Democratic nominee Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, have a net worth of $9 million. The couple built the majority of that wealth recently. The Bidens earned a $16.7 million income between 2017 and 2019 from book royalties and paid speaking engagements, according to financial disclosures reported on by Forbes. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. We're a week out from the pres...
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Biden makes late push to flip the Senate

The Democratic nominee is hitting Georgia and Iowa this week, while Jill Biden campaigned with the Democratic Senate candidate in Maine.
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Q LLC & the Honey Badger AR Pistol Dilemma, the Real Issue is…NFA

Q LLC Honey Badger AR Pistol img IG the_official_q USA – -( “Q” LLC was a recent victim of the ATF’s dreaded “ ” letter.  There are obvious questions that need to be asked and answered, so let’s delve into this. Q’s Honey Badger is a nifty little pistol.  It is quite small in terms of overall length, which I happen to really like in any pistol.  I truly don’t want or need a 10” barrel unless I’m using it to hunt Iowa Whitetail Deer.  For just about any other application, I’d pr...
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2020 US House Elections: Democrats go on the offense to expand their majority in the House of Representatives

Business Insider Democrats are seeking to expand their majority in the House of Representatives after decisively flipping control of the chamber in the 2018 midterms.  All 435 seats in the chamber are up for grabs. The House is currently composed of 232 Democrats, 197 Republicans, one Libertarian, and five vacancies.  Election analysts say that Republicans have little to no chance of winning back the chamber altogether, with Democrats positioned to gain anywhere from five to 15 seats. Vis...
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Worst place, worst time: Trump faces virus spike in Midwest

By THOMAS BEAUMONT | Associated Press OSHKOSH, Wis. — Gabe Loiacono is the kind of voter President Donald Trump can ill afford to lose. He lives in a pivotal county of a swing state that is among a handful that will decide the presidency. A college history professor who last cast a ballot for a Democrat more than 20 years ago, Loiacono is voting for Democrat Joe Biden because he thinks Trump has utterly failed in his handling of the coronavirus pandemic. “President Trump still does not seem to b...
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Republicans are on the verge of a spectacular upside-down achievement

President Trump and congressional Republicans could be headed to a stinging, possibly historic defeat on November 3. With the president down nearly 10 points in national polling averages and looking up at Democratic nominee Joe Biden in every critical battleground state, five incumbent Republican senators trailing their Democratic challengers, another handful tied or barely ahead, and Republicans likely to lose at least a few seats in the House, too, it looks as though the verdict voters hand do...
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Bitter cold obliterates records in western US as storm dumps snow, ice

The pandemic has warped many people's perception of time, but some Americans can be excused for double-checking their calendars this week. It seems like Mother Nature has also lost track of time this year. For scores of people living in states across the Rockies and middle of the country, late October is looking more like late January with record-breaking snowfall blanketing states from Montana to New Mexico. According to AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Bill Deger, accumulating snowfall was...
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2020 Election: See Insider's comprehensive guide to the presidential and top congressional races

Joe Raedle/Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider Voting in the 2020 presidential election between President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden ends in eight days on November 3.  In addition to the key presidential battleground states, there are hundreds of important US Senate and House races that will decide the balance of power in Washington, DC, for years to come.  Insider has created individual race guides with information about the candidates, issues, and the state of the ra...
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Woman shot to death in a Chuck E. Cheese that was ‘full of families,’ Iowa cops say

The alleged shooter fled the restaurant before police arrived.
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Party chair insists Republicans will hold Senate after Trump voices doubt

* Trump tells GOP donors holding Senate will be ‘tough’ – report * How ending Obamacare would kill Fauci plan to conquer HIVAfter Donald Trump reportedly told donors it would be “tough” for Republicans to hold the Senate, and said he could not and did not want to help some senators, the party chair, Ronna McDaniel, insisted the Senate would stay in GOP hands, saying: “I don’t see these senators distancing themselves from the president.”In fact, as the party faces strong headwinds at the polls, ...
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