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Trump campaign files lawsuit requesting Nevada court to block election officials from counting early votes

Vote stickers are seen at a satellite election office at Temple University's Liacouras Center, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, in Philadelphia. AP Photo/Matt Slocum President Donald Trump's campaign and the Nevada Republican Party filed a lawsuit asking the state court to temporarily stop the counting of early voting ballots. The judge denied the request for an immediate restraining order and scheduled a hearing for next week, according to The Nevada Independent.  Though mail-in voting has be...
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Voting Rights Advocates Are Preparing To Protect Against Voter Intimidation At Polls

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Voting rights advocates and state officials are on high alert over fears that U.S. polling stations could attract the same strain of partisan violence and civil unrest that erupted on American streets this year, fueled by a deadly pandemic, outrage over police brutality and one of the most contentious elections ever. Anti-government extremists and other armed civilians have flocked to protests against racial injustice and COVID-19 lockdowns. Paramilitary group members are acc...
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Trump Votes In-Person After Years Of Casting His Ballot Absentee

President Donald Trump, a repeated absentee voter, broke with tradition on Saturday by appearing at library in Florida’s Palm Beach County to cast his ballot in person, a move that comes after repeatedly condemning mail-in voting. “It was a very secure vote, much more secure than when you send in a ballot,” Trump said on Saturday according to NPR, after telling reporters that he had “voted for a guy named Trump.”  Vice President Mike Pence also voted early a day earlier in Indianapolis....
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How Philadelphia Democrats reacted to final debate

A group of Democrats in Philadelphia gathered at an outdoor watch party for the final 2020 presidential debate and shared their opinions with CNN's Jason Carroll.
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Pa. mail ballots can’t be rejected based on signatures, court rules; rapper Common visits City Hall to promote

Meanwhile, Philadelphia officials say they will increase police staffing on Election Day.
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Records show postal delays persist in battleground states

By Anthony Izaguirre | Associated Press U.S. Postal Service records show delivery delays have persisted across the country as millions of Americans are voting by mail, raising the possibility of ballots being rejected because they arrive too late. Postal data through Oct. 9, the latest numbers available, show nearly all the agency’s delivery regions missing its target of having at least 95% of first-class mail arrive within five days. Parts of the presidential battleground states of Minnesota, ...
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Trump Campaign Caught Videotaping Voters At Ballot Drop Boxes In Philadelphia

The practice may constitute illegal voter intimidation, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said.
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Trump campaign films voters dropping off ballots

The Trump campaign has been videotaping voters in Philadelphia as they drop off their ballots.
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NYT: Trump Campaign Is Video-Surveilling Philadelphia Ballot Drop Boxes

The Trump campaign is conducting video surveillance of Philadelphia voters turning in mail-in ballots at drop boxes, according to a New York Times report. Then the campaign is using that footage to make accusations of impropriety when a voter turns in two or three ballots, according to the new report. The revelation earned a warning from Pennsylvania’s attorney general that suggested the tactic could amount to illegal voter intimidation. “Pennsylvania law permits poll watchers to carry out ve...
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Waka Flocka Flame Believes Donald Trump is a Better President Than Barack Obama

Waka Flocka Flame was, well, FLAMED, on social media after he said that he believes President Donald Trump is running the United States better than his predecessor, Barack Obama. On Instagram, social media personality DJ Akademiks shared a video of Obama slamming Trump at Wednesday’s (Oct. 21) campaign rally for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris in Philadelphia, which prompted one follower to suggest that people who think Trump is a better president than Obama are clowns. Flocka responded to the fan i...
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Obama said politics will be less exhausting if Biden wins, and it's a compelling closing pitch to voters

Former President Barack Obama waves while wearing a "Vote" mask as he campaigns on behalf of Democratic presidential nominee and his former Vice President Joe Biden in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 21, 2020. Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Former President Barack Obama's closing pitch to voters is that life won't be so "exhausting" if they elect Joe Biden over President Donald Trump. It's a compelling message amid a pandemic and economic crisis, and after four years of constant chaos under Tr...
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"And with Joe and Kamala at the helm, you’re not going to have... to argue about them every day. It just won’t be so exhausting."

"You might be able to have a Thanksgiving dinner without having an argument.... When Joe and Kamala are in charge, they’re not going to surround themselves with hacks and lobbyists, but they’re going to appoint qualified public servants who actually care... Our democracy is not going to work if the people who are supposed to be our leaders lie every day and just make things up. And we’ve just become numb to it. We’ve just become immune to it. Every single day, fact checkers can’t keep up. And, l...
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‘Servant’ Teaser Touts Praise for the First Season from Guillermo del Toro and Stephen King, Announces Season 2 Premiere Date

M. Night Shyamalan brought some terror to the small screen last year with the Apple TV+ series Servant. Now the series will kick off 2021 with some frights as the second season has been slated to premiere in January. A new teaser for Servant season 2 has revealed the premiere date, and even though there’s no real glimpse of what’s to come in the new episodes, it does tout some of the praise from horror masters Stephen King and Guillermo del Toro. Servant Season 2 Teaser The first season...
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‘Servant’ Season 2 Teaser Touts Praise for the First Season from Guillermo del Toro and Stephen King

M. Night Shyamalan brought some terror to the small screen last year with the Apple TV+ series Servant. Now the series will kick off 2021 with some frights as the second season has been slated to premiere in January. A new teaser for Servant season 2 has revealed the premiere date, and even though there’s no real glimpse of what’s to come in the new episodes, it does tout some of the praise from horror masters Stephen King and Guillermo del Toro. Servant Season 2 Teaser The first season...
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Analysis: The most important line in Obama's takedown of Trump

Former President Barack Obama reemerged on the campaign trail Wednesday in Philadelphia, delivering an across-the-board indictment of his successor's first four years in office.
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Lane Sherman, mother of Rep. Brad Sherman, dies at 91 in Reseda

Lane Sherman, mother of longtime Rep. Brad Sherman and long known as a consummate volunteer for Democratic-based causes in Southern California since the 1960s and a generous donor to many Jewish and liberal crusades, has died. Sherman passed away Oct. 11 at the Jewish Home for the Aging in Reseda, where she lived since moving to the San Fernando Valley. She was 91. Rep. Brad Sherman A celebration of her life will be at Valley Beth Shalom Synagogue in Encino sometime next year. According to h...
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The most important line in Barack Obama's takedown of Donald Trump

Former President Barack Obama reemerged on the campaign trail Wednesday in Philadelphia, delivering an across-the-board indictment of his successor's first four years in office.
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Trump’s best path to 270 runs through Florida, Pennsylvania

By JILL COLVIN | Associated Press WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump still has a path to the 270 Electoral College votes he needs to win reelection. But it requires everything to break in his direction a second time. Persuadable voters in battleground states will need to overwhelmingly swing in his favor. He’ll have to win back crucial voting blocs. And his turnout operation will need to dramatically outperform Democrat Joe Biden’s in an extraordinarily turbulent year. “In 2016, his chances of ...
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Daddy’s Hangout 2020 Week 7 NFL Prediction

Welcome to Week 7 of the NFL season as we continue despite some positive Covid tests. We are down to three undefeated teams and the New York Jets is the only one without a win. My record last week was 5-1 and my overall mark goes up to 36-17. The winning percentage jumped from 66 to 67.9% in the process. My only came when the Arizona Cardinals beat the Dallas Cowboys on Monday night. The Cardinals used the Cowboys mistakes against them on their way to a 38-10 win. The Thursday night game puts ...
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Axing the ACA means young adults with cancer lose coverage

A new study led by UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has quantified the impact of repealing the 2010 Affordable Care Act (ACA) for 18 to 25-year-old cancer patients, who are covered by their parents' health insurance.
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Obama says White House is probably using pandemic playbook he left 'to prop up a wobbly table'

Former President Barack Obama on Wednesday said dealing with the coronavirus pandemic "would have been challenging for any president, but this idea that somehow this White House has done anything but completely screw this up is just not true."Obama made his remarks in Philadelphia during a drive-up rally for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Obama said that South Korea recorded its first COVID-19 case at the same time as the United States, "and its per capita death toll is just 1.3 perc...
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'Tweeting at the television doesn't fix things': Obama digs into Trump at a drive-in rally for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

A compilation of Former President Barack Obama and current President Donald Trump. Getty Images Former President Barack Obama slammed President Donald Trump on Wednesday over his decisions in office and accusing him of exhibiting "unpresidential behavior." Obama delivered searing attacks against the president on Wednesday at a Philadelphia drive-in rally for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. The former president mentioned the Trump administration's disastrous response to the COVID...
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Barack Obama likens Donald Trump to 'crazy uncle' in Joe Biden rally speech – video

Barack Obama has delivered a stinging rebuke of president Donald Trump in a speech delivered in Philadelphia while campaigning for Joe Biden. Obama criticised Trump's handling of the coronavirus crisis as well as divisive behaviour including retweeting conspiracy theories that you wouldn't tolerate from  anyone “except from a crazy uncle". The former president also praised the positivity shown during the pandemic and recent Black Lives Matter movement . "We see that what is best is us is still t...
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'Trump isn't going to protect us': Obama returns to campaign trail for Biden

Former president told voters in swing state Pennsylvania: ‘What we do now these next 13 days will matter for decades to come’Barack Obama returned to the campaign trail on Wednesday to deliver a scathing – and occasionally humorous – condemnation of his successor while envisioning an America led by his former vice-president, Joe Biden.Sleeves rolled and wearing a black mask that read VOTE, Obama assailed Donald Trump over his response to the coronavirus pandemic, which has killed more than 220,0...
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Watch Barack Obama's full speech

During a speech in Philadelphia, former President Barack Obama delivered a blistering account of his successor's first four years in office, arguing that President Donald Trump has proved he is "incapable of taking the job seriously" and has shown no interest in "helping anybody but himself and his friends."
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Obama hammers Trump in his first rally for Joe Biden: 'We have to vote like never before'

Former President Barack Obama held a drive-in campaign rally in Philadelphia for his former vice president, Joe Biden.
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Obama Blasts Trump For Treating Presidency ‘Like A Reality Show’

Former President Barack Obama delivered a biting speech against President Trump during a drive-in campaign event for his former VP Joe Biden in Philadelphia on Wednesday. Obama began his remarks with a dig at Trump by referencing the President’ remarks during a campaign rally in Erie, Pennsylvania the day before when he that his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic that’s caused his approval ratings to tank in the state — which he desperately needs to win on Election Day — forced him to stop by...
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Barack Obama delivers scathing takedown of Donald Trump

Former President Barack Obama delivered a blistering account of his successor's first four years in office in Philadelphia, arguing that...
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Lane Sherman, mother of Rep. Brad Sherman, dies at 91 in Reseda

Lane Sherman, mother of longtime Rep. Brad Sherman and long known as a consummate volunteer for Democratic-based causes in Southern California since the 1960s and a generous donor to many Jewish and liberal crusades, has died. Sherman passed away Oct. 11 at the Jewish Home for the Aging in Reseda, where she lived since moving to the San Fernando Valley. She was 91. Rep. Brad Sherman A celebration of her life will be at Valley Beth Shalom Synagogue in Encino sometime next year. According to h...
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Obama says Trump couldn't 'protect himself' from COVID, has failed to protect the nation

Former President Barack Obama gave a fiery speech in Philadelphia attacking Trump as incompetent and surrounded by hacks while promoting Joe Biden         [Author: USA TODAY]
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