Post-ABC poll: Biden maintains lead over Trump nationally in stable presidential race
Top Democrat expresses hope deal can be reached with White House on COVID
WASHINGTON - U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in Congress, said on Sunday she thinks a deal can be reached with the White House on a coronavirus relief package and that talks were continuing. "We are having our conversations. And when I have a conversation with the administration, it is in good faith," Pelosi said on CNN. "I trust Secretary Mnuchin to
China’s Xi says ‘happiness’ in Xinjiang on the rise, will keep teaching ‘correct’ outlook
Chinese President Xi Jinping said levels of happiness among all ethnic groups in the western region of Xinjiang are rising and that China plans to keep teaching its residents a “correct” outlook on China, Xinhua news agency reported late on Saturday.
Swiss voters reject proposal to end EU freedom of movement by nearly 62%
Swiss voters overwhelmingly rejected an initiative that would have prevented EU citizens from being able to freely work and live in the country.
UN failures on coronavirus underscore the need for reforms
The coronavirus that has claimed nearly 1 million lives has underscored the failure of the United Nations to bring countries together to defeat it, prompting renewed calls to reform the world body so that it can meet challenges far different — and more daunting — than those it faced at its birth. As U.N.
Biden calls on Senate to 'take a step back from the brink' and not vote on Barrett
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Sunday called on the U.S. Senate to hold off voting on President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, claiming that the right thing to do would be to wait to fill the vacant seat on the court until after January's inauguration.
‘Tenet’ Crosses $280 Million Worldwide, Leads Mild U.S. Box Office With $3.4 Million
Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet” has topped $280 million worldwide, dominating a mild U.S. box office with $3.4 million at 2,850 locations in its fourth weekend to go past $41 million in four weeks. The Warner Bros. tentpole, which carries a hefty $200 million price tag, took in a weekend total of $19.2 million worldwide in 58 […]
ECB's Visco says euro's strength is a worry
FRANKFURT - A recent strengthening in the euro's exchange rate is a worry and will warrant a reaction from the European Central Bank if it drags inflation farther away from its goal, ECB policymaker Ignazio Visco said on Sunday. Visco also denied ECB policymakers were divided on the matter and said his views echoed those of the Executive Board. "The euro's recent strengthening is
USA TODAY Sports' Week 3 NFL picks: Chiefs or Ravens in potential AFC championship game preview?
Week 3 should be fun – assuming our favorite NFL players don't wind up injured – with a hefty serving of compelling matchups on tap.
Ex-Trump national security adviser: Military will have no role in transition
Former White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster said the military will not be involved in a potential transfer of power in 2021, calling it "irresponsible" to discuss."The military will have no role in a...
Newcastle's Callum Wilson grabs point at Spurs amid more late VAR drama
A football match took place here, and occasionally a fairly engaging one, but once again the story revolves around handball. This game was deep into injury time when Andy Carroll, summoned from the bench to offer a poor Newcastle some semblance of threat, connected with a high ball just inside the Tottenham penalty area.