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Thursday December 3rd, 2020 12:53AM
Biden facing growing pressure over secretary of defense pick
President-elect Joe Biden is facing escalating pressure from competing factions within his own party as he finalizes his choice for secretary of defense
12:18AM ( 32 minutes ago )
Biden, top Democrats swing behind bipartisan virus aid bill
President-elect Joe Biden has swung behind a bipartisan COVID-19 relief effort
12:16AM ( 34 minutes ago )
Trump's grievances feed menacing undertow after the election
The last weeks of Donald Trump's presidency have turned ugly — even potentially dangerous — for some of the people he blames for the loss he refuses to accept
12:15AM ( 35 minutes ago )
Barr's special counsel move could tie up his successor
Outgoing Attorney General William Barr’s decision to appoint a special counsel to investigate the handling of the Russia probe ensures his successor won’t have an easy transition
12:13AM ( 37 minutes ago )
In video, Trump recycles unsubstantiated voter fraud claims
President Donald Trump has delivered a 46-minute diatribe against the election results that produced a win for Democrat Joe Biden, unspooling one misstatement after another to back his baseless claim that he really won
12:10AM ( 39 minutes ago )
China: Moon probe preparing to return rock samples to Earth
China’s space agency says its latest lunar probe has finished taking samples of the moon’s surface and sealed them within the spacecraft for return to Earth
11:35PM ( 1 hour ago )
Steelers overcome rust, short-handed Ravens to move to 11-0
Ben Roethlisberger threw for 266 yards and a fourth-quarter touchdown to JuJu Smith-Schuster and the Steelers improved to 11-0 with a disjointed 19-14 win over the undermanned Baltimore Ravens
8:22PM ( 4 hours ago )
Pasadena bucks Los Angeles County to offer alfresco dining
The city of Pasadena has kept outdoor dining open despite Los Angeles County restricting restaurants to takeout to reduce the spread of the coronavirus
8:04PM ( 4 hours ago )
NASA: Mystery object is 54-year-old rocket, not asteroid
Scientists have confirmed that a mysterious object temporarily orbiting Earth is a 54-year-old rocket, not an asteroid after all
7:06PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Ivanka Trump deposed as part of inauguration fund lawsuit
Ivanka Trump has been deposed by attorneys alleging that President Donald Trump’s 2017 inauguration committee misused donor funds
12:29AM ( 21 minutes ago )
Trump expected to flex pardon powers on way out door
Advocates and lawyers anticipate a flurry of clemency action from President Donald Trump in the coming weeks that could test the limits of presidential pardon power
12:19AM ( 31 minutes ago )
Next for Biden: Naming a health care team as pandemic rages
Up soon for President-elect Joe Biden: naming his top health care officials as the coronavirus pandemic rages
12:08AM ( 43 minutes ago )
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Iowa Democrat to challenge 6-vote loss in appeal in US House
A Democratic congressional candidate in Iowa who trailed by six votes after a recount says she will forgo further legal challenges in the state and appeal directly to the U.S. House of Representatives for further review
3:26PM ( 9 hours ago )
GOP leader McDaniel to run for 3rd term with Trump's backing
Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel is launching her bid for a third two-year term heading the GOP's governing organization
3:16PM ( 9 hours ago )
Trump teases 2024 run at White House Christmas party
President Donald Trump has teased running again for president in 2024 as he hosted a holiday reception at the White House
2:39PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Nearly 100 world leaders to speak at UN session on COVID-19
Nearly 100 world leaders and several dozen ministers are slated to speak at the U.N. General Assembly’s special session starting Thursday on the response to COVID-19 and the best path to recovery from the pandemic which has claimed 1.5 million lives, shattered economies, and left tens of millions of people unemployed in countries rich and poor
10:31PM ( 2 hours ago )
The Latest: Young S Koreans taking crucial university exam
Hundreds of thousands of masked students in South Korea, including 35 COVID-19 patients, are taking the country's highly competitive university entrance exam despite a viral resurgence that has forced ities to toughen social distancing rules
9:50PM ( 3 hours ago )
The Latest: UN to open special session on coronavirus crisis
Nearly 100 world leaders and several dozen ministers are slated to speak at the U.N. General Assembly’s special session starting Thursday on the response to COVID-19 and the best path to recovery from the pandemic which has claimed 1.5 million lives, shattered economies in countries rich and poor
8:46PM ( 4 hours ago )
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'Very dark couple of weeks': Morgues and hospitals overflow
Nearly 37,000 people died of COVID-19 in the U.S. in November, the most since the dark early days of the pandemic
11:10PM ( 1 day ago )
GOP objects to Biden nominees, a sign of what's to come
President-elect Joe Biden’s Cabinet picks are quickly running into the political reality of a narrowly controlled Senate
12:12AM ( 1 day ago )