Supporters of the Affordable Care Act rally before the Supreme Court in Washington
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Republicans seek to strike down the health care law
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Tue, 11/10/2020 - 07:50 AM
Biden Presidency?Will Face Historic Challenges?
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After winning a close election?that underscored deep partisan divisions in the country,?Democratic?President-elect Joe Biden?will have to?grapple with a deadly pandemic?and?struggling economy and?work with a divided Congress?to pursue his expansive agenda
Brian Padden
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 06:12 AM
Kamala Harris Makes History as First Black and Indian American Woman Vice President
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The child of Jamaican and Indian immigrants to hold second highest seat of power in US
Katherine Gypson
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 06:08 AM
The U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter Bertholf (WMSL 750), left, and the Philippine Coast Guard ship BRP Batangas…
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The White House National Security Advisor says the fleet would take on the 'harassment of vessels operating in the exclusive economic zones of other countries in the Indo-Pacific'
Ralph Jennings
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 05:36 AM
Supporters of US President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden wave flags…
How does the transition process work?
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Tue, 11/10/2020 - 02:27 AM
FILE - A fighter with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) monitors on surveillance screens prisoners accused of being affiliated with the Islamic State (IS) group, at a prison in the northeastern Syrian city of Hasakeh, Oct. 26, 2019.
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Samantha ElHassani learned her fate Monday, more than five years after she and her husband smuggled themselves and their kids into the Islamic State’s self-declared caliphate
Jeff Seldin
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 03:33 AM
US Attorney General William Barr speaks on Operation Legend, the federal law enforcement operation, during a press conference…
Move goes against longstanding policy meant to avoid federal interference
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 11:32 PM
FILE - This is an April 26, 2017, file photo showing Eli Lilly corporate headquarters in Indianapolis. Eli Lilly continues to…
The Food and Drug Administration on Monday cleared the experimental drug from Eli Lilly for people 12 and older with mild or moderate COVID-19 not requiring hospitalization
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 10:14 PM
Mail-in ballots are counted in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, Nov. 4, 2020.
The lawsuit claims Pennsylvania officials violated the U.S. Constitution by creating a two-tiered voting system where voting in-person was subject to more oversight than voting by mail?
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 09:45 PM
President-elect Joe Biden speaks about coronavirus as he appears on a television in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White…
Pandemic is among president-elect's top issues for Day One in office
VOA science Correspondent Steve Baragona
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 06:14 AM
(FILES) In this file photo taken on November 03, 2020 pro-democracy activists demonstrate outside the West Kowloon court in…
The four hold positions in national security or Hong Kong police force
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 06:01 PM
A Boeing 737 MAX lands at Boeing Field in Seattle on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020.  FAA chief Steve Dickson, a pilot who flew for…
The bloc says its main objective is to persuade the United States to negotiate a solution, arguing the chief beneficiaries of the dispute are competitors such as China's COMAC
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 04:34 PM
A stock ticker with Pfizer stock information is shown at the New York Stock Exchange, Nov. 9, 2020.
In midafternoon trading, the bellwether Dow Jones Industrial Average of 30 key stocks surged more than 4%, while the broader S&P 500 average was ahead more than 2%
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 04:39 PM
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivers a speech, via video call, at the opening session of the peace talks between…
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In a message congratulating US President-elect Joe Biden, the UN chief said cooperation between the world body and Washington is ‘essential’ to addressing world challenges
Margaret Besheer
Mon, 11/09/2020 - 04:34 PM
FILE - Cardinal Theodore McCarrick speaks during a memorial service in South Bend, Indiana, March 4, 2015.
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The McCarrick scandal is different from other cases of clergy abuse, primarily because Vatican and US church leaders knew of his penchant for bedding seminarians but turned a blind eye
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 03:56 PM