Trump is heading to the coronavirus capital of Florida. Will he have to wear a mask?
MIAMI — With his polling numbers slipping to new depths and South Florida COVID-19 cases spiking to record heights, President Donald Trump plans to return to Miami-Dade County this week on a visit that will mix Latin America policy and campaign politics in the coronavirus epicenter of the nation’s biggest swing state.Trump is headed to the U.S. Southern Command in Doral Friday for an advance look at a planned counternarcotics operation in the Caribbean, according to the White House. The visit — scheduled shortly before the president is expected to attend a top-dollar fundraiser in a tony islan...
Chicago is reportedly 1 of 4 finalists be to an NHL hub city when play returns next month
CHICAGO — The NHL has yet to announce the two hub cities that will host the playoffs this summer, but Chicago is reportedly a finalist.Toronto, Las Vegas and Edmonton are the other candidates still in the running from a list of 10 candidates, according to TSN’s Bob McKenzie.If Chicago is selected as a hub city, the McCormick Place convention center and campus could be converted into a players village, Crain’s Chicago reported.In May, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot endorsed her city landing the nod, saying “I’m really enthusiastic about the possibility of getting hockey playoffs here in Chicago. ...
Ilhan Omar says she believes woman's sex assault claims against Joe Biden
First-term U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, who won the DFL endorsement in her reelection bid, told the Sunday Times of London that she believes Tara Reade, a former Senate staffer who has leveled sexual assault allegations against former Vice President Joe Biden.“I do believe Reade,” Omar told the newspaper in an interview that ran Sunday, the same day she won the DFL endorsement. “Justice can be delayed but should never be denied.”In a subsequent tweet on Monday, Omar said “believing survivors is consistent with my values,” but added she will still vote for Biden and help him defeat President Donald Tr...
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