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US Election 2020 LIVE updates: Joe Biden, Barack Obama campaign in Michigan, Donald Trump chases Pennsylvania

US Election 2020 LIVE updates: Joe Biden, Barack Obama campaign in Michigan, Donald Trump chases Pennsylvania

Both US President Donald Trump and former vice-president Joe Biden are chasing the crucial mid-west states of Michigan and Pennsylvania as the US election 2020 campaign has just three days left.

  • by Roy Ward

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As it happened US election 2020: Donald Trump, Joe Biden chase midwest votes in Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota
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As it happened US election 2020: Donald Trump, Joe Biden chase midwest votes in Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota

Donald Trump and Joe Biden are just four days from election day so are furiously chasing the few remaining undecided voters.

  • by Roy Ward
Could Texas flip? Why the GOP stronghold is worth watching on election night
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Could Texas flip? Why the GOP stronghold is worth watching on election night

While a Democratic president has not won Texas since Jimmy Carter in 1976, recent public and private polls suggest that the race is competitive.

  • by Farrah Tomazin
The surprising habit Trump and Biden have in common
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The surprising habit Trump and Biden have in common

For the first time in modern history, both major party candidates for the White House are teetotalers.

  • by Adam Nagourney
Trump launches rally blitz as America braces for election unrest
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Trump launches rally blitz as America braces for election unrest

Businesses in some of America's biggest cities are boarding up their shopfronts in anticipation of potential damage on election day.

  • by Matthew Knott
'Don't take anything for granted': Trump, Biden battle for the Mid West
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'Don't take anything for granted': Trump, Biden battle for the Mid West

US President Donald Trump and Democrat challenger Joe Biden campaigned across Midwestern battleground states where the coronavirus has roared back.

  • by Trevor Hunnicutt and Alexandra Alper
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Actor Lori Loughlin reports to prison in college admissions scam
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Actor Lori Loughlin reports to prison in college admissions scam

The Full House actor has reported to a federal prison to begin serving her two-month sentence for her role in the college admissions bribery scandal.

  • by Alanna Durkin Richer and Michael Balsamo
US faces record surge of coronavirus cases as election looms
Coronavirus pandemic

US faces record surge of coronavirus cases as election looms

The US broke its single-day record for new coronavirus infections, reporting at least 91,248 new cases in a 24-hour period.

  • by Lisa Shumaker and David Morgan
Donald Trump Jr said COVID-19 deaths were at 'almost nothing' on day 1000 Americans died
Coronavirus pandemic

Donald Trump Jr said COVID-19 deaths were at 'almost nothing' on day 1000 Americans died

The President's son questioned the seriousness of the pandemic on a record-breaking day in the US for new cases.

  • by Timothy Bella
Puppies, alcohol and bullet-proof vests: an anxious US readies for election storm
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US election

Puppies, alcohol and bullet-proof vests: an anxious US readies for election storm

As the pandemic and US election collide, Americans are living in fear about what will happen post election.

  • by Anne Summers
Will Kamala Harris increase turnout among black voters? Some Democrats see encouraging signs
US election

Will Kamala Harris increase turnout among black voters? Some Democrats see encouraging signs

The first woman of colour on a major-party presidential ticket could make a difference in some of the nation's most closely contested swing states.

  • by David Lightman and Joe Kovac Jr.