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Why are politics coming to college football?

President Donald Trump walks off the field following the national anthem before the start of the NCAA National Championship game between Alabama and Georgia at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018. | Andrew Harnik, Associated Press Trump and Biden both tried using college football as a political tool. It’s a match […]

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Trump targets Kamala Harris in sexist rant against the Democratic vice-presidential nominee

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump targeted Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris in a sexist rant during a campaign rally in Florida on Friday.  Trump said the US would never see a “socialist” president, “especially a female socialist,” apparently referring to presidential nominee Joe Biden’s running mate. “We’re not supposed to have a socialist […]

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Minnesota attorney general says company suspected of recruiting private security to watch polling places on Election Day was misinformed

Summary List Placement A Tennessee-based company accused of recruiting armed men to watch polling places in Minnesota on Election Day caught the attention of the state’s attorney general, Keith Ellison. It turns out, the effort was a misunderstanding, Ellison announced in a press release on Friday. The company, Atlas Aegis, had responded to a request […]

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Map: Where the PG&E outages will be

Due to extreme fire weather conditions and a red flag warning running from Sunday to Tuesday across most of Northern California, PG&E announced late Friday that it will be shutting off power to more than 466,000 customers. The outage will the largest ‘public safety power shutoff’ of 2020 so far. Forecasters say winds of up […]