Category : World

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Canvassing, interrupted

POLITICO Illustration/AP Photo */ ]]> Donald Trump's campaign says it knocks on a million doors a week. Joe Biden's campaign says it knocks on zero. Host Scott Bland talks to Miles Baker — former door knocker, organizer and current political st...

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Progressives alarmed by Rice's vast financial investments

*/ ]]> When Susan Rice was under consideration for secretary of state in 2012, she was attacked by environmentalists for holding stock in the controversial Keystone Pipeline XL deal. Now, with the multimillionaire Rice in contention to be Joe Biden’...

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‘Bad news’ for Turkey’s marginalized Christians

Hundreds of faithful gather early in the morning outside Istanbul’s iconic Hagia Sophia for Eid-al Adha prayers in Istanbul on July 31, 2020. | Cavit Ozgul/AP Photo By DEMETRIOS IOANNOU 08/05/2020 10:29 PM EDT */ ]]> For Turkey's Christians...

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CIA steers clear of Senate Republican probe into Bidens

*/ ]]> The Central Intelligence Agency has ignored requests to brief senators as part of a Republican-led investigation that targets presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his son Hunter, according to sources familiar with the mat...

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Governors find their moment — and peril

In interviews in recent days, several governors told POLITICO they have found their new circumstances — and the re-ordering of their own personal and political priorities — to be all-consuming. | POLITICO illustration/Getty Images; The State Journa...

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Hurricane Isaias makes landfall in North Carolina

Michael Bledsoe sells sandbags in Wilmington, N.C., as Isaias approaches on Aug. 3, 2020. | Gerry Broome/AP Photo By ASSOCIATED PRESS 08/04/2020 12:26 AM EDT */ ]]> NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Hurricane Isaias has made landfall near Ocean Is...