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Fri, 25 Sep 2020 01:22:23 IST
Mary Trump, niece of Donald Trump, sues US president and family for fraud
At UN, China, Russia and US clash over pandemic responses
Trump declines to commit to transfer of power if he loses
In remarks that inflamed the political discourse but were dismissed as facetious banter in some quarters, Trump made no secret of his intention to continue in power regardless of the outcome of the November 3 election, as he continued to cast doubts about the election process.
As wildfires approach Silicon Valley, tech firms struggle to find the backing to fight them
Pompeo shatters diplomatic norms with political appearances
Casting aside a long tradition of the nation's top diplomat shunning partisan politics, Pompeo gave a speech on Wednesday in the swing state of Wisconsin, marking his participation in the fourth event this month alone that goes well beyond what previous secretaries of state have done in support of the presidents they have served.
4th large-scale Covid-19 vaccine trial underway in US
The trial is designed to evaluate if the investigational Janssen coronavirus vaccine JNJ-78436725 can prevent symptomatic Covid-19 after a single dose regimen, Xinhua news agency quoted the NIH as saying in a statement on Wednesday.
Progressives pledge to keep pushing Biden to expand court
Since Joe Biden ran away with the Democratic presidential nomination in March, leading progressives have accepted him — sometimes grudgingly — as their party's leader. But, in the final weeks of the campaign, the Supreme Court vacancy is threatening to inflame old divides.
Nasa chief warns Congress about Chinese space station
Nasa chief Jim Bridenstine told lawmakers Wednesday it was crucial for the US to maintain a presence in Earth's orbit after the International Space Station is decommissioned so that China does not gain a strategic advantage.
5th grader wins '2020 Doodle for Google' for spreading kindness
The Doodle made by Sara, titled 'Together As One,' highlights the importance of inclusion and acceptance, and was inspired by her personal experiences with friendship and her strong commitment to spreading kindness.
US House passes legislation barring imports of goods made by Uyghurs in forced labour camps in China
The US House of Representatives has overwhelmingly passed a legislation that prevents import of goods made by Uyghur Muslims in the forced labour camps of Xinjiang region in China.
Trump wants fair and balanced relationship with China: Pompeo
US President Donald Trump wants a relationship with China that is fair and balanced and where one nation does not threaten another, or another set of countries' livelihoods, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said, asserting that it is "imperative" to flip the nature of the ties with Beijing to get on equal footing.
President Trump's son Eric ordered to testify in fraud probe
Trump says may block stricter FDA guidelines for Covid-19 vaccine
US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he may or may not approve any new, more stringent FDA standards for an emergency authorization of a Covid-19 vaccine, saying such a proposal would appear political. Trump has repeatedly said a vaccine for Covid-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, could be ready for distribution ahead of the Nov. 3 presidential election.
2 Louisville officers shot amid Breonna Taylor protests
Hours after a Kentucky grand jury brought no charges against Louisville police for Breonna Taylor's death and protesters took to the streets, authorities said two officers were shot and wounded Wednesday night during the demonstrations expressing anger over the killings of Black people at the hands of police.
‘Birtherism’ lies about Kamala higher than in Obama’s case
TikTok urges court to block Trump's ban on app in US
Trump says he thinks 2020 election will end up at Supreme Court
Trump says may or may not approve stricter FDA guidelines for Covid vaccine
US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he may or may not approve any new, more stringent FDA standards for an emergency authorization of a Covid-19 vaccine, saying such a proposal would appear political. Trump has repeatedly said a vaccine for Covid-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, could be ready for distribution ahead of the Nov 3 presidential election.
Most Americans to be vaccinated for Covid-19 by July, CDC chief expects
Kentucky grand jury indicts one of three officers in Breonna Taylor case