Issues on the table might include the lack of voter ID laws in some states, although it would be a tough hill to climb. In August the Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina law that required IDs to vote, agreeing with the U.S. Justice Department's claim that it put minorities at a disadvantage. … [Read more...] about Donald doubles down: Trump says he WILL ‘totally accept’ election results – if HE wins!
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Endless battle for power in Afghanistan Role of the warlords Apart from the Taliban, Afghan warlords exercise massive influence in the country. Last year, Hizb-i-Islami leader Gulbuddin Hekmatyar returned to Kabul after a 20-year exile to play an active role in Afghan politics. In September 2016, the Afghan government signed a deal with Hekmatyar in the hope that other warlords and militant groups would seek better ties with Kabul. … [Read more...] about Direct talks with Taliban: ‘US exploring all avenues,’ State Department tells DW
The floor will follow six-feet social distancing guidelines and allow fewer traders on the floor at a time - who are required to wear masks. … [Read more...] about New York death toll drops to lowest daily figure of just 73 as Cuomo says state is well-past worst of the pandemic
'Absentee voting has the word absent in it for a reason. It means you're absent from the jurisdiction or unable to vote in person. President Trump is against the Democrat plan to politicize the coronavirus and expand mass mail-in voting without a reason, which has a high propensity for voter fraud. This is a simple distinction that the media fails to grasp,' she said in a statement. … [Read more...] about Revealed: White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany used absentee ballot in EVERY election since 2010 – despite calling mail-in ballots prone to fraud
Tshisekedi's supporters had vowed to take to the streets if Kabila was declared the winner, alleging widespread fraud. Before the final results were known, Jacquemain Shabani, the secretary general of Tshisekedi's party, said: "We call on the Congolese people to mobilise themselves so as to protect this victory. … [Read more...] about Congo election sparks violent protests