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President Joe Biden has tested positive for Covid-19

President Joe Biden has tested positive for Covid-19, according to the president and CEO of UnidosUS Janet Murgua. Biden was expected to speak at the group's conference in Las Vegas Wednesday night. ...

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Secret Service spotted shooter on roof 20 minutes before gunfire erupted at Trump rally

BETHEL PARK, Pennsylvania -- Law enforcement officials investigating the assassination attempt on Donald Trump told lawmakers today in an unclassified briefing that 20 minutes passed between the time U.S. Secret Service snipers first spotted Crooks on the roof and the time shots were fired at the former president, according to several law enforcement officials and lawmakers briefed on the matter. According to this source, briefers said the snipers spotted him on the roof at 5:52. The shooting h ...

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Jeffries and Schumer privately warned Biden he could imperil Democrats

Jeffries and Schumer privately warned Biden he could imperil Democrats The Democratic leaders pointed Biden to polls suggesting his candidacy could damage the party's hopes of controlling the House and Senate By Tyler Pager and Michael Scherer July 17, 2024 at 7:47 p.m. EDT House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries and Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer, in separate private meetings with President Biden last week, told Biden his continued candidacy imperils the party's ability to control ei ...

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Biden says he would drop out of 2024 race if diagnosed with medical condition

45 mins ago - Politics & Policy Biden says he would drop out of 2024 race if diagnosed with medical condition Ivana Saric President Biden said in a new interview that he would consider dropping out of the 2024 presidential race if a doctor diagnosed him with a "medical condition." Why it matters: Biden is battling a growing chorus of Democratic lawmakers calling on him to step aside after his disastrous debate performance last month sparked renewed worries about his age and fitness ...

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MAGA Makes Racist Attacks Against JD Vance's Wife

Published Jul 17, 2024 at 5:03 AM EDT | Updated Jul 17, 2024 at 9:49 AM EDT Extremist figures and members of the Make America Great Again movement have criticized the wife of Ohio Senator JD Vance after former President Donald Trump named him as his running mate in the 2024 election. Usha Vance, the daughter of Indian immigrants, was raised in San Diego before meeting her husband at Yale Law School. They were married in 2014 and later blessed by a Hindu pundit in a separate ceremony, The New ...

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Biden set to announce support for major Supreme Court changes

(Washington Post) President Biden is finalizing plans to endorse major changes to the Supreme Court in the coming weeks, including proposals for legislation to establish term limits for the justices and an enforceable ethics code, according to two people briefed on the plans. He is also weighing whether to call for a constitutional amendment to eliminate broad immunity for presidents and other constitutional officeholders, the people said, speaking on the condition of anonymity to discuss private deliberations.

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Secret Service warned Trump campaign repeatedly of danger in outdoor rallies

(CNN) Secret Service officials have warned the Trump campaign repeatedly against holding outdoor rallies, which pose greater risks than events to which the agency can better control access, people briefed on the matter said. The warnings have been more general in nature, the sources said. “The Secret Service and other agencies are constantly receiving new potential threat information and taking action to adjust resources, as needed,” Anthony Guglielmi, an agency spokesman, said on Tuesday.

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Biden courts Latino voters at Las Vegas conference

(ABC News) Biden is set to deliver an address to the UnidosUS annual conference in Las Vegas, where he'll announce that beginning Aug. 19 certain U.S. citizens’ spouses without legal status can begin applying for permanent residency and eventually citizenship without having to first depart the country, according to the White House. The new program, first announced by Biden last month, could affect upwards of half a million immigrants.

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SEC sues ex-chief of corporation that helped former Trump's social media company go public

3 hrs ago - 10:51 p. m. ET July 17, 2025 The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday sued Patrick Orlando, ex-chief of Digital World Acquisition Corp that helped former U.S. President Donald Trump's social media company go public, for securities fra ... (usa today)

San Diego County Democratic Chair Rebecca Taylor killed in motorcycle crash

3 hrs ago - July 17, 2024 (San Diego) – Rebecca “Becca” Taylor, Chair of the San Diego County Democratic Party, has died of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in Utah. She was returning home from a trip when she was hit from behind. Acti ... (East County Magazine)

WaPo: The polls are inconclusive. Advantage Biden.

3 hrs ago - July 17, 2024 at 2:08 p.m. EDT Biden’s bad month hasn’t led to a dramatic drop in his numbers — or really much of a drop at all. President Biden and his supporters, in their push for him to remain the Democrats’ candidate, have ... (The Washington Post)

Hayward, WI Man Sentenced for Jan. 6 Attack 12 months probation for misdemeanors, involvement in attack on U.S. Capito

4 hrs ago - 12 months probation for misdemeanors, involvement in attack on U.S. Capitol. By Frank Zufall, Wisconsin Examiner - Jul 17th, 2024 05:23 pm Jonathan Bonney, 40, of Hayward was sentenced Friday, July 12 by Judge Amit P. Mehta of the U.S. District Cour ... (urbanmilwaukee.com)

Biden tests positive for COVID, will self-isolate in Delaware

4 hrs ago - U.S. President Joe Biden, under pressure from fellow Democrats to drop his re-election campaign, tested positive for COVID-19 while visiting Las Vegas on Wednesday and is self-isolating after experiencing mild symptoms, the White House said. White Ho ... (Reuters)

Trump tells ABC News assassination attempt 'has an impact,' Biden 'couldn't have been nicer'

4 hrs ago - Former President Donald Trump said the assassination attempt on his life over the weekend has left an impact. In a phone call with ABC News' Chief Washington Correspondent Jonathan Karl on Monday as the Republican National Convention kicked off, Karl ... (ABC News)

Donald Trump's Chances of Winning Election Are Declining

4 hrs ago - Updated Jul 17, 2024 at 3:17 PM EDT Donald Trump's chances of winning the November 2024 presidential election are declining, according to a new aggregation of polls. FiveThirtyEight's poll tracker, which was originally published on July 8 and updated ... (Newsweek)

JD Vance's law school roommate calls VP nominee a 'hypocrite' who 'adopted the MAGA mindset wholesale'

6 hrs ago - 3 hours ago Ohio junior senator and vice-presidential nominee JD Vance is a “hypocrite” who “sold his soul” and will unquestioningly help advance twice-impeached former president Donald Trump’s hard-right agenda if the pair m ... (UK Independent)

Biden campaign releases ad narrated by rape victim to hit Trump, Vance on abortion

6 hrs ago - 07/17/24 6:05 PM ET President Biden’s reelection campaign released its first ad hitting Sen. JD Vance (R-Ohio), former President Trump’s running mate, over his stance on abortion. The one-minute ad, titled “They Don’t Care,” ... (The Hill)

Trump rally shooter searched on phone for dates of Democratic National Convention in Chicago

6 hrs ago - Thomas Matthew Crooks, the suspected gunman in the assassination attempt on Donald Trump last Saturday, searched on his phone for the dates of the former president's rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, and for dates of the Democratic National Convention i ... (ABC)

Jeffries and Schumer privately warned Biden he could imperil Democrats

7 hrs ago - Jeffries and Schumer privately warned Biden he could imperil Democrats The Democratic leaders pointed Biden to polls suggesting his candidacy could damage the party's hopes of controlling the House and Senate By Tyler Pager and Michael Scherer July 1 ... (Washington Post)

Ample signatures collected for referendum to repeal private school funding law, organizers say

7 hrs ago - OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Public school advocates say they have enough signatures to ask Nebraska voters in November to repeal a law that provides taxpayer money for private school tuition, marking the latest twist in a long-running fight with state la ... (AP)

MAGA Makes Racist Attacks Against JD Vance's Wife

7 hrs ago - Published Jul 17, 2024 at 5:03 AM EDT | Updated Jul 17, 2024 at 9:49 AM EDT Extremist figures and members of the Make America Great Again movement have criticized the wife of Ohio Senator JD Vance after former President Donald Trump named him as his ... (Newsweek)

Doug Emhoff, husband of Vice President Kamala Harris, campaigns for Biden in Omaha

7 hrs ago - Doug Emhoff, husband to Vice President Kamala Harris, visited Omaha on Wednesday to make his case for reelecting President Joe Biden. Emhoff held a roundtable discussion with local lawmakers and small business owners at The Highlander in North Omaha ... (Omaha World-Herald)

Tennessee won't purge voter rolls of people who disregard a letter asking them to prove citizenship

7 hrs ago - Updated 2:15 PM EDT, July 17, 2024 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee election officials who sent letters last month to 14,375 registered voters asking them for proof of citizenship now say the recipients won’t be kicked off voting rolls if ... (AP)

Colorado state Rep. says FBI behind attempted assassination of Trump

7 hrs ago - A Republican state legislator known for his outlandish and offensive statements is claiming that the FBI was behind the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump. State Rep. Scott Bottoms (R-Colorado Springs) did not offer any evidenc ... (KUSA 9NEWS Denver)

Pentagon leaker Jack Teixeira to face military court-martial, Air Force says

8 hrs ago - July 17, 2024, 5:26 PM Massachusetts Air National Guardsman Jack Teixeira, who pleaded guilty to federal offenses for leaking sensitive information online, will now face a military court-martial, according to the U.S. Air Force. No trial date has be ... (ABC News)

President Joe Biden has tested positive for Covid-19

8 hrs ago - President Joe Biden has tested positive for Covid-19, according to the president and CEO of UnidosUS Janet Murgua. Biden was expected to speak at the group's conference in Las Vegas Wednesday night. ... (CNN)

Secret Service spotted shooter on roof 20 minutes before gunfire erupted at Trump rally

8 hrs ago - BETHEL PARK, Pennsylvania -- Law enforcement officials investigating the assassination attempt on Donald Trump told lawmakers today in an unclassified briefing that 20 minutes passed between the time U.S. Secret Service snipers first spotted Crooks o ... (ABC News 6)

Mark Cuban's Firm to Import Syphilis Drug Amid US Shortage

9 hrs ago - July 17, 2024 at 12:59 PM EDT Updated on July 17, 2024 at 1:57 PM EDT US health authorities are allowing Mark Cuban’s drug venture to import a syphilis treatment as a national shortage of the medication persists and cases of the deadly disease s ... (Bloomberg)

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