Joe Biden wins Florida, Illinois as virus disrupts voting
Joe Biden swept to easy victories in Florida and Illinois on Tuesday, increasingly ...
Trump pushes economic reopening, ups virus death projection
The president, fielding questions from Americans Sunday night in a virtual town h...
Will end the freeze on green cards, oppose suspension of H-1B visas: Democratic Party
Green Card, known officially as a Permanent Resident Ca...
Twitter accounts of Obama, Biden, Elon Musk, Bill Gates and others hacked to run Bitcoin Scam
A number of high profile Twitter accounts including that of US presidential hopeful Joe Biden, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, Microsoft Co-founder Bil...
Donald Trump signs coronavirus relief orders extending economic relief for Americans
The four measures marked a presidential show of strength after Trump's Republican party and White House team failed to agree with opposition Democrats in Congress on a new stimulus package aimed at stopping vulnerable Americans from falling through the cracks. With double digit unemployment, disruption to businesses from social distancing rules, and persistent coronavirus spread, many Americans had been relying on relief measures.
What gave Biden the edge over Sanders? Five takeaways
Joe Biden's appeal to broad and diverse segments of Democratic voters cemented his victories over rival Bernie Sanders, according to exit polls and results. In some cases, Biden outperformed 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton with key groups, suggesting that Sanders' path to the nomination has narrowed.
Donald Trump says China wants him to lose his bid for re-election
In an interview with Reuters in the Oval Office, Trump talked tough on China and said he was looking at different options in terms of consequences for Beijing over the virus. "I can do a lot," he said.
Joe Biden aide knocked to ground during Detroit rally
A senior adviser of former US Vice President and Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden was knocked to the ground during a rally in Detro...
Bernie Sanders drops 2020 presidential bid, Joe Biden now likely nominee
Sen. Bernie Sanders ended his presidential bid on Wednesday, making Joe Biden the presumptive Democratic nominee to challenge President Dona...
US slaps sanctions on Hong Kong officials, including Chief Executive Lam, in new offensive on China
In the toughest US action on Hong Kong since Beijing imposed a security clampdown on the territory, the Treasury Department said it was freezing US assets of Chief Executive Carrie Lam and 10 other senior officials.
Donald Trump rules out changing date of November presidential election
Joe Biden last week said Trump was considering changing the date. "Mark my words, I think he is gonna try to kick back the election somehow, come up with some rationale why it can't be held," Biden said during an online fundraiser.
One more victory: Joe Biden wins most Super Tuesday delegates
Biden built his delegate lead on Tuesday by racking up huge victories in Alabama, North Carolina and Virginia, while scoring a narrow win in Texas. In all, Biden won 10 states and Sanders won four. "Look, not long ago the press and the pundits declared this campaign dead, but this week we saw tremendous support across the nation," Biden told supporters by phone Friday evening.
Donald Trump wants to deliver acceptance speech at White House. Critics say it's illegal
Trump says the idea is well within the law. "It is legal. There is no Hatch Act because it doesn't pertain to the president," Trump said Wednesday. While the president is exempt from the act, ethics experts said, presidential staffers working to pull off the event would be in jeopardy.
President Trump 'awful slow' to use power of office to fight against Covid-19: Joe Biden
Former US vice president Joe Biden on Sunday said President Donald Trump had been "awful slow" to use the powers of his office in the fight ...
Warren drops out of presidential race as Biden, Sanders intensify war of words
It was not clear whether Warren, who still commands a loyal base of supporters, would endorse either of her rivals, which could offer either a significant boost. She had tried to position herself between the moderate Biden and the progressive Sanders, though she was more ideologically aligned with her Senate colleague.