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History has primed Kamala Harris for her moment ...

If Kamala Harris is elected as the US vice-president in November, she could be the most powerful politician in the role ...

By Rozina Sabur

Biden win would bring heat to Mexico’s energy sector

A Joe Biden US presidency would lower border tensions and raise pressure on Mexico to respect US business interests as ...

By Dave Graham

US sets new record of 84,000 Covid-19 cases in a single day

US sets single-day record for Covid-19 cases during new surge.

By Reuters

Trump heads to swing state Pennsylvania as polls narrow

US President Donald Trump headed to the battleground state of Pennsylvania on Tuesday, a day before former President ...

By Andy Sullivan

WATCH: How local investors are waiting for US elections

RMB’s Tebogo Mekgwe talks to Business Day TV about the local bond market

By Business Day TV

Trump cites teenage son’s bout with coronavirus ...

Under siege over his handling of the novel coronavirus pandemic, President Donald Trump on Wednesday cited what he said ...

By Jeff Mason, David Brunnstrom, Steve Holland and James Oliphant

Twitter suspends accounts of alleged Black Trump ...

Twitter Inc on Tuesday said it suspended a group of accounts that claimed to be owned by African-American supporters of ...

By Christopher Bing

White House moves forward on three arms sales to Taiwan

The White House is moving forward with three sales of advanced weaponry to Taiwan, sending in recent days a ...

By Reuters

More than 10 million early votes in US presidential election – study

US voters have cast more than 10 million votes for the Nov. 3 presidential election, significantly outpacing the early ...

By Trevor Hunnicutt and Jarrett Renshaw

Trump’s supreme court nominee says she will be fair, but evades abortion ...

Amy Coney Barrett tells hearing she is not hostile to the Obamacare law and sidesteps repeated questions on Roe vs Wade

By Lawrence Hurley, Patricia Zengerle and Andrew Chung

Fauci says his remarks were taken out of context in Trump ad

Top US infectious diseases expert Dr Anthony Fauci said on Sunday he had not agreed to be featured in an ad by ...

By Reuters

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