Month: November 2020

Biden condemns Trump fans allegedly harassing campaign bus

Washington (AFP) – Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Sunday denounced the alleged harassment of one of his campaign buses by Donald Trump supporters on a Texas highway, in an incident the FBI confirmed it is investigating.Video posted on Twitter appears to show multiple trucks waving Trump flags surrounding and slowing the Biden/Harris bus.¬†Democratic officials…

As US election day approaches, inaccurate claims persist

Washington (AFP) – As the US awaits election day on Tuesday, misleading claims from President Donald Trump and his opponent Joe Biden are circulating on hot-button issues including the Covid-19 pandemic, the economy and healthcare.AFP examines inaccurate claims from both candidates below.’Super predators’Trump claimed in tweets on Sunday that Biden called young Black men “super…

PM Rain today!

With a high of 54F and a low of 32F. Currently, it’s 49F and Mostly Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 8 from the South Pollen: 0 Sunrise: November 1, 2020 at 06:19AM Sunset: November 1, 2020 at 04:39PM UV index: 1 Humidity: 66% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv November 1, 2020 at 02:15PM

White House and US’s top virus doctor clash ahead of election

New York (AFP) – One of America’s top government scientists, Anthony Fauci, has issued an urgent plea for a change in US policy on the coronavirus, drawing a sharp rebuke from the Trump administration in the final days of a hard-fought election campaign.Fauci, in an interview in the Washington Post on Sunday, warned that the…

‘That’s what I do’: Obama casually sinks 3-pointer on campaign trail

Washington (AFP) – He was attempting to land Democrat Joe Biden an electoral slam dunk, but former president Barack Obama nailed a 3-pointer instead. Literally.On the campaign trail Saturday at a high school gym in Flint, Michigan, Obama, who is known for his skill on the court, was passed a basketball as he left the…

In the Center of the Trifid Nebula

What’s happening at the center of the Trifid Nebula? Three prominent dust lanes that give the Trifid its name all come together. Mountains of opaque dust appear near the bottom, while other dark filaments of dust are visible threaded throughout the nebula. A single massive star visible near the center causes much of the Trifid’s…

PM Rain today!

With a high of 53F and a low of 32F. Currently, it’s 30F and Mostly Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 3 from the Southwest Pollen: 0 Sunrise: November 1, 2020 at 06:19AM Sunset: November 1, 2020 at 04:39PM UV index: 0 Humidity: 82% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv November 1, 2020 at 12:00AM