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Democrat Biden says he would kill Keystone XL pipeline

19 May 2020

WASHINGTON Joe Biden’s campaign said on Monday that if elected president, the presumptive Democratic nominee would rescind the permit for Keystone XL pipeline, which effectively would doom the long-troubled project.

As Biden crafts U.S. coronavirus response proposals, Warren has his ear

19 May 2020

WASHINGTON Presumptive Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Joe Biden has been speaking regularly with former rival Elizabeth Warren on public health and economic relief ideas as he crafts more ambitious proposals aimed at helping Americans through the coronavirus crisis.

As Biden crafts U.S. coronavirus response proposals, Warren has his ear

18 May 2020

WASHINGTON, May 18 Presumptive Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Joe Biden has been speaking regularly with former rival Elizabeth Warren on public health and economic relief ideas as he crafts more ambitious proposals aimed at helping Americans through the coronavirus crisis.

As Trump returns to the road, some Democrats want to bust Biden out of his basement

09 May 2020

WASHINGTON While President Donald Trump travelled to the battleground state of Arizona this week, his Democratic opponent for the White House, Joe Biden, campaigned from his basement as he has done throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus scrambles 2020 expectations for Trump in must-win Florida

03 May 2020

TAMPA, Fla. Before the coronavirus pandemic, Desi Marinov considered herself "apolitical." The Fort Lauderdale, Florida, flight attendant didn't even bother to vote in the 2016 presidential election. | Video

Democrat Biden faces calls to address sexual-assault allegation

30 Apr 2020

WASHINGTON Presumptive U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is facing growing calls from within and outside his party to respond to a former aide's allegation that he sexually assaulted her nearly 30 years ago, an assertion Biden's campaign has denied.

In a coronavirus world, Biden seeks ways to close money gap with Trump

17 Apr 2020

WASHINGTON Joe Biden is starting to get the help he needs to compete with President Donald Trump's massive election war chest, although the Democrat has a huge shortfall to make up in the coming months.

Obama on board: Democrat Biden lands key endorsement in White House race

15 Apr 2020

WASHINGTON Former U.S. President Barack Obama endorsed Joe Biden as the Democratic nominee on Tuesday, breaking his silence to help his former vice president's efforts to unite the party and energize its voters ahead of the Nov. 3 election. | Video

In bid for unity, ex-rival Sanders backs Biden to challenge Trump

14 Apr 2020

WASHINGTON Senator Bernie Sanders on Monday endorsed his longtime rival former Vice President Joe Biden, a move aimed at unifying a Democratic Party long fractured along moderate and liberal lines ahead of the election match-up against President Donald Trump. | Video

'He's a total disgrace': Trump defends firing U.S. intel watchdog

05 Apr 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Saturday defended his decision to fire the top watchdog of the U.S. Intelligence Community, saying Michael Atkinson did "a terrible job" in handling the whistleblower complaint that triggered an impeachment probe of Trump last year. | Video

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