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Exclusive: Philadelphia's new voting machines under scrutiny in Tuesday's elections

01 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON When Pennsylvania holds primary elections on Tuesday, some election security advocates will be watching closely to see if more than 2,000 new voting machines acquired last year by Philadelphia and two other counties perform without glitches.

Coronavirus-spurred changes to Ohio's primary raise concerns about November

28 Apr 2020

WASHINGTON Ohio will hold its primary election on Tuesday, a virtually all-mail contest that could serve as a test case for voting in the coronavirus era.

Coronavirus-spurred changes to Ohio's primary raise concerns about November

27 Apr 2020

WASHINGTON Ohio will hold its primary election on Tuesday, a virtually all-mail contest that could serve as a test case for voting in the coronavirus era.

Explainer: Why vote by mail triggered a partisan battle ahead of November's election

14 Apr 2020

WASHINGTON The drive to expand vote-by-mail options during the coronavirus pandemic has emerged as the centerpiece of a growing political fight ahead of November's election.

Chaotic Wisconsin election signals virus-related voting battles ahead

10 Apr 2020

WASHINGTON Shavonda Sisson said she requested a mail ballot to vote in Tuesday's Democratic primary election in Wisconsin well ahead of the election. | Video

Trump holds support of political base in virus-prone states

08 Apr 2020

Earl Kerr, a 57-year-old electrical contractor in Jacksonville, Florida, says he fears for his 80-year-old mother, who entered an assisted living facility just before the coronavirus pandemic hit the United States. And he says he worries that the tanking economy will sink his small business.

Exclusive: Fewer poll workers, coronavirus, spark fears of election day woes in Ohio Democratic primary

14 Mar 2020

WASHINGTON Nearly a quarter of Ohio's counties are deploying fewer poll workers for the state's Democratic primary on Tuesday than they have in previous presidential election years, raising concerns from voting-rights advocates who say the reductions could lengthen lines at the polls. 

Gatherings banned, travel restricted as coronavirus cases grow worldwide

02 Mar 2020

WASHINGTON Leaders in Europe, the Middle East and the Americas rolled out bans on big gatherings and stricter travel restrictions as cases of the new coronavirus spread around the world. | Video

WRAPUP 1- Gatherings banned, travel restricted as coronavirus cases grow worldwide

01 Mar 2020

WASHINGTON, Feb 29 Leaders in Europe, the Middle East and the Americas rolled out bans on big gatherings, and stricter travel restrictions as cases of the new coronavirus spread around the world.

Alleged neo-Nazis caught with assault rifle charged ahead of Virginia gun rally

17 Jan 2020

GREENBELT, Md. Three suspected members of a neo-Nazi group appeared in a Maryland court on Thursday to face federal charges after the FBI arrested them for carrying an assault rifle and planning to incite violence at a gun-rights rally in Virginia. | Video

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Trump pushes military solution to unrest in U.S. cities

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said U.S. troops should take to the streets of New York City, while elsewhere five officers were shot and wounded, as police clashed with crowds nationwide protesting the killing of an unarmed black man.