FB Twitter ellipsis More Pinterest Mail Email iphone Send Text Message Print Bernie Sanders returned to the Democratic debate stage on Tuesday night two weeks after a heart attack and the Oct. 5 death of his daughter in law, Rain #xE8; Riggs.The Vermont senator, 78, appeared alongside 11 other presidential candidates at the debate, hosted by The New York Times #xA0;and CNN. Despite some questions about his stamina and recovery, Sanders seemed characteristically acute and did not mince words on the issues.
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Share this article:OTTAWA (Reuters) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau 's bid to win re election next month appeared increasingly uncertain on Thursday after a campaign debate that was dominated by a powerful regional opponent.
Audio Hub UN Photo Cia PakMohammed Abdullah Al Hadhrami, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Yemen, addresses the general debate of the General Assembly s 74th session. 28 September 2019UN AffairsThe Minister for Foreign Affairs of Yemen on Saturday called on the United Nations and the wider international community to stand by his crisis torn country as it struggled to cope with daily assaults and terrorist aggression at the hands of vicious, Iran backed Houthi militias.
Facebook will not fact check the statements politicians post to the site, the firm announced Tuesday ahead of the 2020 US elections, even as it works to discredit false information meant to manipulate public opinion. We don t believe... that it s an appropriate role for us to referee political debates and prevent a politician s speech from reaching its audience," said Nick Clegg, the company s vice president of global affairs and communications. Exclusion of politicians discourse has been part of Facebook s policy for over a year, Clegg said. Worries have run high ahead of the 2020 polls following revelations of a wide ranging misinformation campaign on Facebook and other platforms in the 2016 elections.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Facebook says it does not fact check politicians statements on its site, even if they might be false.The social network operator says that s because such statements could be newsworthy and it doesn t want to act as a referee for political debates.
Hester Feld, 44, proudly took home a blue, second place rosette yesterday (Saturday) for her hilarious recreation of the Conservative MP - cleverly titled #8216;Jacob Leeks Mogg;.Earlier this month, the 50 year old Leader of the House of Commons came under fire - and caused many Internet memes - for his relaxed slouching on a bench during a Commons debate.
Officials allowed one Orlando hunter to bring the lion he shot in Africa home and now some activists worry a dangerous precedent is set each time this happens.Documents, first obtained by the center for biological diversity, show the hunter was issued a permit to import the skull, skin, teeth and claws of a lion he hunted in Tanzania.
Things are heating up around the debate over sanctuary cities as hundreds of protestors on both sides of the issue faced off Friday in Rockville, Maryland, just days after a Nigerian illegal alien was arrested in Montgomery County for allegedly raping a woman in his car while she was intoxicated.Several roads were closed during the Help Save Maryland rally as the Rockville based Concerned Citizens Coalition of Montgomery County faced off with pro amnesty groups like CASA de Maryland and MoCo Stands with Immigrants on either side of Maryland Avenue. The center of the debate: a recent executive order issued by the Montgomery County Council prohibiting local law enforcement from fully cooperating with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Pete Buttigieg s coming out story on the Democratic presidential debate stage Thursday proved to be a resonating and defining moment for the evening.It came at the tail end, after moderator George Stephanopoulos asked each candidate on stage to discuss how they have demonstrated resilience. Buttigieg discussed the fears he faced about coming out as gay while serving as mayor of South Bend, Ind., in 2015.
In a post debate interview, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker laid into Biden as well, saying there were many people concerned about Biden;s ability to carry the ball ;across the end line without fumbling.;Biden 's lead among Democratic voters has remained relatively steady, as he and senators Sanders and Elizabeth Warren increasingly emerge as a distinct top tier in the large field, according to a new Washington Post ABC News poll.
While ABC ran the Democratic debate, none of the other major networks carried Trump;s remarks at the House Republican Conference Member Retreat Dinner live. Trump took the stage in Baltimore just after 8 p.m. Eastern, about an hour behind schedule, right as the Democratic debate began.During a speech that lasted more than an hour, Trump ranged from talking about his former opponent Hillary Clinton to illegal immigration to plastic straws and homelessness in California. "Our country will go to hell if any of these people get in, " he said of the Democrats running for president.
In its early days, Buttigieg s campaign dazzled pundits and the donor class with a welcome serving of fresh Capricorn at every turn. But he s lost his shine in recent weeks. His polling numbers have dipped from double digits to a tire spinning fifth place in the 4% 5% range, just barely outperforming the remaining lower tier candidates like Sen. Cory Booker (D N.J.) or former Rep. Beto O Rourke (D Texas). In other words, the one time media darling s star is beginning to fade. He needed a jolt. A moment.He didn t get one. Or, at least, not the one he deserves.