The 2020 election is taking place during a pandemic, a vicious political season, and an unprecedented lack of trust in the voting system.
Stocks reversed Tuesday’s losses amid word that the Trump administration was considering stand-alone bills to aid airlines and small businesses. The president had called off talks on a stimulus bill.
But a top aide to Speaker Nancy Pelosi tweeted that she spoke to the treasury secretary Wednesday about a standalone measure to help airlines. A previous attempt to do this failed amid GOP opposition.
The minority Liberals secured the support of the left-leaning NDP to survive Throne Speech vote.
Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh will appear before a US federal court later, CBS reports.
Hurricane Delta is bringing a dangerous storm surge and winds to Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula. It has weakened — but Delta could become a Category 4 hurricane again by late Thursday.
The vice presidential debate will be the first time Pence answers questions about how he and Trump failed to stop the spread of the virus to the White House itself.
New enforcement guidelines are now in place, pushing hospitals to comply with rigorous reporting requirements, or risk losing a crucial funding stream from the federal government.
Oracle accuses Google of illegally copying its software. Google contends the kind of code it used cannot be owned by anyone.
The H-1B visa has mostly been used by Indian and Chinese technology workers to fill skills gaps.