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Organizers Cancel Oct 15 US Presidential Debate

  The Commission on Presidential Debates said Friday it has cancelled next week’s showdown between Donald Trump and his challenger Joe Biden, after the president said he would not participate in a virtual format. “Each (candidate) now has announced alternate plans for that date,” the commission said in a statement, adding “it is now apparent … Continue reading Organizers Cancel Oct 15 US Presidential Debate

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Trump Should Be Able To Resume ‘Public Engagements’ From Saturday, Doctor Says

  President Donald Trump should be able to resume “public engagements” from Saturday, the White House physician announced Thursday, saying the US leader has responded “extremely well” to Covid-19 treatment. “Saturday will be day 10 since Thursday’s diagnosis, and based on the trajectory of advanced diagnostics the team has been conducting, I fully anticipate the … Continue reading Trump Should Be Able To Resume ‘Public Engagements’ From Saturday, Doctor Says

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Trump Could Campaign Saturday As Pelosi Questions His Fitness For Office

  Donald Trump said he hopes to resume campaigning Saturday after receiving a green light from his doctor, even as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi prepares to unveil plans to probe the president’s capacity to govern after contracting Covid-19. With just 26 days until the November 3 election, Washington’s top Democrat took the extraordinary step of … Continue reading Trump Could Campaign Saturday As Pelosi Questions His Fitness For Office

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Argentina Becomes First Country To Approve Genetically Modified Wheat

  Argentina has become the first country to approve genetically modified wheat, the country’s national scientific commission announced Thursday. The commission said in a statement released in Buenos Aires that it had approved a drought-resistant variety of wheat in the world’s fourth-largest exporter of the crop. “This is the first approval in the world for … Continue reading Argentina Becomes First Country To Approve Genetically Modified Wheat

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Democrats Want Panel To Probe Trump’s Capacity To Govern

  US Democrats said Thursday they will introduce a measure creating a commission to evaluate whether Donald Trump or other presidents have the capacity to discharge the duties of their office. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office said Friday’s bill would “help ensure effective and uninterrupted leadership in the highest office in the Executive Branch of … Continue reading Democrats Want Panel To Probe Trump’s Capacity To Govern

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