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Peter Secchia, Confidant of Ford and Bush, Dies at 83

This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here.Peter Secchia rarely boasted about...

In Critical Wisconsin, the Fox Valley May Decide the State’s Winner

LITTLE CHUTE, Wis. — The 12,000 residents of this village 24 miles south of Green Bay backed Barack Obama in 2012 and Donald Trump...

Pentagon Offers Little Rationale for Trucking Firm Bailout

WASHINGTON — The Department of Defense offered few details to a congressional oversight committee about why a struggling trucking company, YRC Worldwide, was determined...

Will the Hardest-Hit Communities Get the Coronavirus Vaccine?

It is an idea that may never have been tried in wide-scale vaccine distribution: Citing principles of equity and justice, experts are urging that...

Don Jr. dismisses coronavirus deaths: ‘The number is almost nothing’

But the deaths are not “almost nothing” — and they are rising. Roughly 1,000 Americans died from the disease on Thursday, as Trump Jr....

Who Will Win Florida? What Polls Say About an Eternal Mystery

Part of that was because of a drop in Democratic support among Latino voters. In 2016, 62 percent of Florida’s Latino voters broke for...

In Michigan, a Suburban County That Flipped Blue Isn’t Looking Back

“They told me, ‘That’s cute, you’re going to get destroyed,’” said Ms. McMorrow, who was seeking to challenge the seat of State Senator Marty...

Dems Mess With Texas

We asked you how voting was different this year. So many of you responded and told us about voting early — and for the...

Lingering Mail Problems Worry Voters in Final Week of Election

WASHINGTON — She waited and waited for her mail-in ballot to arrive until — finally, maddeningly — she could wait no more.So this weekend,...

Here Are the Policy Advisers Who Have Joe Biden’s Ear

WASHINGTON — Joseph R. Biden Jr., plotting an ambitious presidency that would begin amid twin health and economic crises, is leaning on veteran advisers...

In This Strange Election Year, Foreign Embassies Find Little Access to Democrats

WASHINGTON — Last July, as Joseph R. Biden Jr. was about to accept the Democratic nomination for president, the British ambassador to Washington invited...

Texas Is a Tossup. So Why Won’t Trump or Biden Campaign There?

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — When Senator Ted Cruz of Texas spoke with President Trump on the phone last week, he congratulated the president on his...

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Turkey earthquake: Search for survivors continues

The search for survivors in Izmir, Turkey continues after a powerful earthquake on Friday.Work continued through the night to search for survivors in buildings...

Bears WR Robinson clears concussion protocol

Chicago Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson has cleared the concussion protocol and is expected to play Sunday against the New Orleans Saints, the team...

Sean Connery Dead at 90: Daniel Craig, Hugh Jackman and More Honor the Legendary Actor – E! Online

Hollywood stars are honoring a silver screen icon.  On Saturday, Oct. 31, news broke that Sean Connery had died at age 90 in the Bahamas, where he...