A dark money mystery in Florida centers on the campaign of a spoiler candidate who appeared to help a Republican win by 32 votes

A month before Election Day in Florida a mysterious company called Proclivity, Inc. contributed $ 550,000 to a pair of newly formed political action committees in the state. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to … Read more…

Pennsylvania Supreme Court rejects Trump campaign’s effort to block counting certain absentee ballots

Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court on Monday rejected the Trump campaign’s effort to block the counting of absentee ballots with missing dates or names, clearing the way for 10,000 votes to be counted in Philadelphia and Allegheny counties, in another defeat for … Read more…

Georgia Sen. Kelly Loeffler tests positive for Covid but is undergoing further testing

Georgia Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler has tested positive for Covid-19, her campaign announced. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

Mitt Romney calls Trump’s attempt to overturn Michigan election ‘undemocratic’

Two prominent Republican senators on Thursday ripped President Donald Trump’s attempt to overturn the results of the presidential election in Michigan, with one going so far as to call the President’s strategy “undemocratic.” CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL … Read more…

Pompeo seen as auditioning for 2024 on Israel trip while he organizes at home

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s groundbreaking trip to a West Bank settlement Thursday was meant to highlight the Trump administration’s commitment to Israel. Instead, it reignited speculation that the top US diplomat’s higher priority is his own political future. CNN.com … Read more…

Trump fires director of Homeland Security agency who had rejected President’s election conspiracy theories

President Donald Trump on Tuesday fired the Department of Homeland Security official who had rejected Trump’s claims of widespread voter fraud. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Alito raises religious liberty concerns about Covid restrictions and same-sex marriage ruling

Justice Samuel Alito said Thursday night that he worried about the future of religious liberty in the United States, expressing particular concern as it applies to Covid restrictions and the Supreme Court’s decision in 2015 clearing the way for same-sex … Read more…

11.11.20 California voters turn down higher business taxes; Scammers target people running out of money

California is a notoriously high tax state. But that might be starting to change. Some new scams are floating around that specifically target people who have fallen on hard times – and many of these scams are stimulus check related. … Read more…

‘Democracy plain and simple’: How the 2020 election defied fraud claims and pandemic fears

Despite President Donald Trump’s threats to dispute the election in court, the election system appears to have worked in the face of a pandemic and the resulting unprecedented shift to widespread mail-in voting. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL … Read more…

Artist Sougwen Chung wanted collaborators. So she designed and built her own AI robots.

Painting collaboratively with robots guided by artificial intelligence, Sougwen Chung creates human-machine art. In her live performances with A.I. systems, she seeks to change what she calls a “hyper-masculine” and power-driven dynamic with technology. Business BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Facebook’s Oculus Quest 2 was preordered five times more than predecessor

Facebook’s virtual reality ambitions are finally catching on with consumers. The company’s latest VR headset, the Oculus Quest 2, has received five times as many preorders as its 2019 predecessor, Mark Zuckerberg confirmed on the company’s Thursday earnings call, saying … Read more…

Biggest Weekly Loss On Wall Street Since March As Tech Slides And Pandemic Surges

Losses in Big Tech, concerns over the presidential election and a new high mark for coronavirus cases snuffed investor sentiment. Business – News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

CNN Polls: Biden leads in Michigan and Wisconsin, with tighter races in Arizona and North Carolina

Former Vice President Joe Biden holds an advantage in the upper Midwest states of Wisconsin and Michigan, according to CNN Polls conducted by SSRS, but the race between Biden and President Donald Trump is tighter in the battlegrounds of Arizona … Read more…

White House sidestepped FDA to distribute hydroxychloroquine to pharmacies, documents show. Trump touted the pills to treat covid-19.

The White House directed the distribution of 23 million ineffective and potentially dangerous hydroxychloroquine tablets to coronavirus patients in hard-hit areas around the country, setting aside the mandatory safety controls put in place by the Food and Drug Administration. Business … Read more…

A once restrained Fauci unleashes on White House coronavirus approach days before election

As President Donald Trump fights his way through the final days of the presidential campaign denying the pandemic — by lashing out at doctors, disputing science and slashing the press for highlighting rising coronavirus case counts — the long-running rift … Read more…

10.28.20 Stock market selloff; T-Mobile’s new streaming offering + Boost cuts cell plan price again

The stock market is having a tough day. Clark talks about how investors are seeing the increase in Covid cases – and how you should approach your investments right now. T-Mobile has a new streaming offering. It’s not bad but … Read more…

Startup co-founded by A.I. heavy-hitters debuts editing tool it hopes will ‘transform writing’

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today. Today, editing is a manual, human process. Spelling and grammar checking software, such as the one built into Microsoft … Read more…

Testing The Razr 5g: Motorola Sees No “Additional Benefit” To Samsung’s Flexible Glass | Forbes

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Trump: Biden’s plan is an ‘economic death sentence for Pennsylvania’s energy sector’

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Trump and Biden will participate in competing town halls on Thursday night after cancellation of second debate

President Donald Trump will participate in a town hall with NBC News on Thursday night, the network announced. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

The system is ‘rigged’: Robert Reich on the Supreme Court, economic inequality, and his Twitter beef with Elon Musk

Among writers and thinkers operating at the intersection of economics and public policy, few today are respected as Robert Reich. Over a career spanning the past five decades, he has worked for three presidential administrations—serving as U.S. Secretary of Labor … Read more…

Sheryl Sandberg: Senior-level women are leaving the workforce. If businesses don’t act, we’ll lose our best leaders

This op-ed is the third in a series by LeanIn.Org on the state of women in the workplace. Last month, the U.S. workforce lost 865,000 women—and that might be just the tip of the iceberg. According to the 2020 Women … Read more…

Joining WHO’s COVID vaccine program is a chance for China to exploit the U.S.’s absence

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today. On Thursday, Beijing joined the World Health organization’s Covax initiative—an international effort to develop and distribute vaccines for COVID-19 … Read more…

Kamala Harris says ‘Mr. Vice President, I’m speaking’—and women can relate

Good morning, Broadsheet readers! Two women win the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Laurene Powell Jobs exits some media investments, and Sen. Kamala Harris takes part in a historic debate. Have a thoughtful Thursday. – ‘I’m speaking.’ Sen. Kamala Harris and … Read more…

Federal judge tells Trump administration to stop withholding $1,200 stimulus payments totaling $100 million from incarcerated

Judge Phyllis Hamilton of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California has ruled incarcerated individuals in state and federal prisons are entitled to receive the $ 1,200 stimulus payments under the Cares Act. The payments could total … Read more…

Housing flips the recession script: Prices will keep rising for up to a year, but here’s how the party will end

The single most extraordinary feature of the COVID-19 economy isn’t the stock market’s record-setting spree. It’s the phenomenal, unforeseen boom in the most fundamental, economically sensitive area of all, the sector you’d think would rank among the hardest hit from … Read more…

Virginia Policy Advisor Adele McClure On Organizing And Self-Care | Unfiltered | Forbes

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Former Congressman Patrick Kennedy On His Personal Fight Against The Stigma Of Addiction | Forbes

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Analysis: Trump’s diagnosis throws election into chaos, threatens governing crisis

President Donald Trump’s diagnosis with Covid-19 presents a stunning new twist in a tumultuous year, throwing an election that is only 32 days away into chaos and raising the grave possibility of more American crises over governance and national security … Read more…

House Judiciary Committee could release big tech antitrust report next week

The House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel could release its report on antitrust allegations against four of the country’s largest tech juggernauts by next week. The committee has been investigating Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google to see whether their business practices … Read more…