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# united-states - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Family of police shooting victim were seeking help for mental health crisis
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Family of police shooting victim were seeking help for mental health crisis

Oct 28th 2020, 7:08 AM 24,450 Views 41 Comments

The two officers each fired at least seven rounds – at least 14 total shots – at Mr Wallace.

# united-states - Monday 26 October, 2020

Donald Trump and Joe Biden enter final full week of campaigning
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Donald Trump and Joe Biden enter final full week of campaigning

Oct 26th 2020, 10:07 AM 28,844 Views 123 Comments

The president is expected to visit a dozen states as the clock ticks down to election day while Biden is also set to step up his campaign.

Explainer: The next US president may not be announced on election night as normal - here's why
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Explainer: The next US president may not be announced on election night as normal - here's why

Oct 26th 2020, 12:05 AM 77,482 Views 46 Comments

Will the next president be decided on 3 November?

# united-states - Saturday 24 October, 2020

US sets coronavirus infection record as deaths climb towards 224,000
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US sets coronavirus infection record as deaths climb towards 224,000

Updated Oct 24th 2020, 1:30 PM 54,908 Views 34 Comments

Several states are reeling as the virus continues to spread.

Poll: Will you stay up to watch the US election?
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Poll: Will you stay up to watch the US election?

Oct 24th 2020, 10:20 AM 48,416 Views 68 Comments

TheJournal.ie will have you covered on the night and throughout the following day as results pour in.

Trump continues to push on Joe Biden’s oil comments
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Trump continues to push on Joe Biden’s oil comments

Oct 24th 2020, 8:25 AM 40,095 Views 99 Comments

The president told a rally that voters in states such as Texas and Pennsylvania oppose a transition away from the oil industry.

# united-states - Thursday 22 October, 2020

'This is not a reality show': Obama takes aim at Donald Trump’s handling of coronavirus
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'This is not a reality show': Obama takes aim at Donald Trump’s handling of coronavirus

Oct 22nd 2020, 6:48 AM 22,244 Views 46 Comments

Obama’s visit to Philadelphia underscores the significance of Pennsylvania.

# united-states - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Record flood of early votes transforms US election
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Record flood of early votes transforms US election

Oct 17th 2020, 8:27 AM 78,713 Views 51 Comments

Democrats have so far out-voted Republicans by a 2-1 ratio in the 42 states where figures are available.

# united-states - Friday 16 October, 2020

Donald Trump and Joe Biden go head-to-head in separate town halls
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Donald Trump and Joe Biden go head-to-head in separate town halls

Oct 16th 2020, 6:52 AM 21,219 Views 143 Comments

The two are expected to meet for a second and final debate next week.

# united-states - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Joe Biden raises record $383 million in September
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Joe Biden raises record $383 million in September

Oct 15th 2020, 9:12 AM 31,807 Views 97 Comments

Biden said he was “humbled” by the level of financial support.

# united-states - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Donald Trump and Joe Biden zero in on key swing states
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Donald Trump and Joe Biden zero in on key swing states

Oct 14th 2020, 9:04 AM 21,674 Views 52 Comments

Trump held a rally in Pennsylvania on Tuesday while Mr Biden spoke with seniors in Florida.

Twitter suspends fake 'black Trump supporter' accounts
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Twitter suspends fake 'black Trump supporter' accounts

Oct 14th 2020, 7:32 AM 20,671 Views 31 Comments

Twitter suspended the identified profiles because they were deceiving users about their intention and their identity.

# united-states - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

St Louis couple indicted for waving guns at Black Lives Matter protesters
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St Louis couple indicted for waving guns at Black Lives Matter protesters

Oct 6th 2020, 10:28 PM 67,895 Views 63 Comments

The McCloskeys also were featured speakers on the first night of the Republican National Convention.

Spain detains software creator McAfee who is wanted in US for tax evasion
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Spain detains software creator McAfee who is wanted in US for tax evasion

Oct 6th 2020, 3:27 PM 18,375 Views 0 Comments

McAfee allegedly evaded taxes by directing his income to be paid into bank accounts and crypto-currency exchange accounts.

# united-states - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Trump expected to be in hospital for 'a few days' as aide Kellyanne Conway also tests positive for Covid-19
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Trump expected to be in hospital for 'a few days' as aide Kellyanne Conway also tests positive for Covid-19

Updated Oct 3rd 2020, 8:34 AM 93,465 Views 68 Comments

The US president was airlifted to hospital following his positive diagnosis on Friday.

# united-states - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Donald Trump vows to nominate a woman to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vacant seat
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Donald Trump vows to nominate a woman to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vacant seat

Sep 20th 2020, 6:50 AM 17,837 Views 52 Comments

The towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice died aged 87 at her home in Washington.

# united-states - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Hurricane Sally: Storm weakens over US after leaving one dead and streets under water
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Hurricane Sally: Storm weakens over US after leaving one dead and streets under water

Sep 17th 2020, 7:00 AM 15,312 Views 0 Comments

The death happened in Orange Beach, Alabama.

Donald Trump disputes health officials on timeline for mass vaccinations
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Donald Trump disputes health officials on timeline for mass vaccinations

Sep 17th 2020, 6:58 AM 33,866 Views 42 Comments

“We think we can start sometime in October,” US President Trump claimed.

# united-states - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

'It will start getting cooler': Donald Trump dismisses climate change as cause of US wildfires
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'It will start getting cooler': Donald Trump dismisses climate change as cause of US wildfires

Sep 15th 2020, 7:29 AM 31,044 Views 71 Comments

At least 35 people have died as wildfires blaze in the western states of California, Oregon and Washington.

# united-states - Sunday 13 September, 2020

United States wildfires death toll climbs to 33 with one person still missing
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United States wildfires death toll climbs to 33 with one person still missing

Updated Sep 13th 2020, 7:38 PM 32,346 Views 47 Comments

The flames have destroyed neighbourhoods and driven tens of thousands of people from their homes.

# united-states - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

California wildfires burn a record two million acres
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California wildfires burn a record two million acres

Sep 8th 2020, 10:00 PM 17,289 Views 18 Comments

Two of the three largest fires in state history are burning in the San Francisco Bay Area.

# united-states - Monday 7 September, 2020

Julian Assange fails in bid to rule out new allegations as extradition fight continues
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Julian Assange fails in bid to rule out new allegations as extradition fight continues

Sep 7th 2020, 2:59 PM 9,947 Views 0 Comments

Assange spoke to state he does not consent to extradition.

# united-states - Friday 4 September, 2020

Police officers involved in suffocation of black man wearing 'spit hood' in New York suspended
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Police officers involved in suffocation of black man wearing 'spit hood' in New York suspended

Sep 4th 2020, 7:08 AM 21,403 Views 40 Comments

Daniel Prude died in March this year.

# united-states - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Joseph Kennedy III defeated in Massachusetts senate primary
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Joseph Kennedy III defeated in Massachusetts senate primary

Sep 2nd 2020, 8:33 AM 52,001 Views 38 Comments

In the waning weeks of the campaign, Kennedy had leaned into his family’s long political legacy in Massachusetts.

# united-states - Monday 31 August, 2020

'It’s lawlessness, plain and simple': Joe Biden condemns rioting, looting and arson at protests
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'It’s lawlessness, plain and simple': Joe Biden condemns rioting, looting and arson at protests

Aug 31st 2020, 9:20 PM 20,229 Views 93 Comments

Biden also blamed Donald Trump for “stoking violence” in US cities.

Democrats accuse Trump of inflaming racial tensions in Portland
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Democrats accuse Trump of inflaming racial tensions in Portland

Aug 31st 2020, 6:54 AM 17,406 Views 95 Comments

The city has been the site of daily protests for months.

# united-states - Friday 28 August, 2020

Trump says Biden is destroyer of American 'greatness' as he accepts Republican nomination
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Trump says Biden is destroyer of American 'greatness' as he accepts Republican nomination

Aug 28th 2020, 7:05 AM 17,315 Views 67 Comments

The US president spoke for 70 minutes at an event held at the White House.

# united-states - Thursday 27 August, 2020

'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Laura reaches Louisiana with wind speeds of 240 km/hr
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'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Laura reaches Louisiana with wind speeds of 240 km/hr

Updated Aug 27th 2020, 11:00 AM 37,028 Views 20 Comments

Videos on social media already show the damage from the storm.

Pence warns Americans 'won't be safe' if Joe Biden wins
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Pence warns Americans 'won't be safe' if Joe Biden wins

Aug 27th 2020, 7:33 AM 24,273 Views 66 Comments

Pence was the keynote speaker at the Republican convention last night in a parade of Trump acolytes.

# united-states - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Jacob Blake: Father says son shot 'eight times' by police is 'paralysed from the waist down'
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Jacob Blake: Father says son shot 'eight times' by police is 'paralysed from the waist down'

Updated Aug 25th 2020, 5:55 PM 38,790 Views 65 Comments

Protests broke out in the city of Kenosha after 29-year-old Jacob Blake was shot.

Republicans paint dark picture of future if Donald Trump loses election
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Republicans paint dark picture of future if Donald Trump loses election

Aug 25th 2020, 6:59 AM 36,294 Views 96 Comments

Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley was among the key speakers at the first night of the Republican National Convention.

# united-states - Saturday 22 August, 2020

California wildfires some of largest in state history
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California wildfires some of largest in state history

Aug 22nd 2020, 7:50 AM 20,211 Views 17 Comments

Thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes by the intense summer blazes.

# united-states - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

'May you rot in prison': US Golden State Killer victims speak out
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'May you rot in prison': US Golden State Killer victims speak out

Aug 19th 2020, 9:23 AM 35,569 Views 0 Comments

Joseph DeAngelo Jr, a former police officer, is due to be sentenced on Friday.

# united-states - Sunday 9 August, 2020

US hits 5 million Covid-19 cases - the highest in the world
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US hits 5 million Covid-19 cases - the highest in the world

Aug 9th 2020, 4:10 PM 31,499 Views 88 Comments

The US death toll – currently at 162,441 – is also the highest in the world.

'We've had it': Trump extends unemployment benefits after rescue package talks collapse
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'We've had it': Trump extends unemployment benefits after rescue package talks collapse

Aug 9th 2020, 7:24 AM 33,742 Views 39 Comments

He said that if he is re-elected in November, he would look at the possibility of making the payroll tax permanent.

# united-states - Friday 7 August, 2020

India's coronavirus cases reach over two million
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India's coronavirus cases reach over two million

Aug 7th 2020, 7:33 AM 16,976 Views 17 Comments

The country has the third-highest number of cases in the world.

# united-states - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Donald Trump suggests he could accept Republican nomination from White House
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Donald Trump suggests he could accept Republican nomination from White House

Aug 5th 2020, 5:03 PM 65,756 Views 42 Comments

Use of the presidential residence for such a partisan event would break with tradition.

# united-states - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Donald Trump says US is 'lower than the world' in Covid-19 deaths as proportion of cases
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Donald Trump says US is 'lower than the world' in Covid-19 deaths as proportion of cases

Aug 4th 2020, 12:16 PM 79,571 Views 101 Comments

A 30 minute interview of the US president was aired by HBO yesterday.

# united-states - Friday 31 July, 2020

Oklahoma murder suspect escapes from 12th floor cell using sheets
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Oklahoma murder suspect escapes from 12th floor cell using sheets

Jul 31st 2020, 10:13 PM 61,268 Views 0 Comments

Pablo Robledo (34) was being held on a first-degree murder charge.

Republicans push back against Trump’s suggestion to delay US election
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Republicans push back against Trump’s suggestion to delay US election

Jul 31st 2020, 6:00 PM 32,495 Views 53 Comments

Donald Trump did not deny that he was trying to cast doubt about the election results when asked directly in a news conference.