President Trump attacked Dr. Anthony Fauci as “a disaster” and said, despite signs that the nation was headed toward another coronavirus peak, that people were “tired” of hearing about the virus from “these idiots” in the government https://nyti.ms/31pOcO3
The Carnival Sensation, which was sailing with no guests and a skeleton crew, rescued 24 people on Saturday from a boat that was taking on water 37 miles off the coast of Palm Beach, Florida. https://nyti.ms/3jbqRWj
Many voting rules have changed this year because of the pandemic. Use this interactive guide to help you ensure your vote is counted. https://nyti.ms/34dUC4w
If Biden wins and Democrats take the Senate, Job One will be a do-over of the '09 fiscal stimulus.
One big lesson: Make sure fiscal action is big and long-lasting enough to get a recovery that FEELS like a recovery. If you don't, the politics are toxic.
Opinion: The real October Surprise is that Trump and the Republicans don’t have one https://wapo.st/2H8VUFA
Opinion: How Fox News may be continuing to undermine Trump’s reelection hopes https://wapo.st/37jfc5L
President Trump again attacks Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and her husband: "The only one that was allowed to have a good time was the governor's husband."
Coronavirus Today: Guns, germs and fear https://www.latimes.com/science/newsletter/2020-10-19/guns-fauci-save-our-stages-public-bathrooms-coronavirus-today
Today, @DeborahNetburn explains the pandemic-prompted surge in gun sales and answers a reader question about the safety of public bathrooms - they’re fine, just wash your hands.
Read our daily COVID-19 newsletter: Coronavirus Today. https://www.latimes.com/science/newsletter/2020-10-19/guns-fauci-save-our-stages-public-bathrooms-coronavirus-today
Spy planes were used to keep watch over protests over the killing of George Floyd. But one was sent to monitor the affluent Sacramento suburb of El Dorado Hills, where the head of California National Guard lived.
@PringleLATimes @AleneTchek https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-10-18/spy-plane-george-floyd-protests-el-dorado-hills-california-national-guard
Three things to know about #Prop19, the Realtor-backed property tax measure.
1. Older homeowners get a new tax break
2. Homeowners' heirs get a tax hike by ending the Lebowski Loophole
3. The promised wildfire money might not come to fruition for a while
Donald Trump's campaigning stoops to new lows as Covid cases spike | Analysis https://cnn.it/3jbXqDO
Supreme Court to hear challenges to President Trump's border wall funding and a controversial policy that requires asylum seekers to remain in Mexico as they await hearings in the US https://cnn.it/34fw3EF
Supreme Court allows Pennsylvania to count mail-in ballots received after Election Day https://cnn.it/35dorSd
A decision on whether to further delay handing over President Trump's financial records to New York prosecutors is now in the hands of the Supreme Court https://cnn.it/34bYfbb
Florida shattered its opening day record for in-person early voting today, with at least 350,000 people casting ballots and election officials continuing to count statewide late into the night
President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden will have their microphones muted during Thursday’s presidential debate to ensure each candidate can get his points across uninterrupted
More than 50 former senior intelligence officials have signed on to a letter outlining their belief that the recent disclosure of emails allegedly belonging to Joe Biden’s son “has all the classic earmarks of a Russian information operation.”
The primary source for the Steele dossier is threatening legal action against President Donald Trump and top congressional Republicans, who helped publicly identify him and have labeled him a “Russian spy"
Jeff Bridges, famed for his role as The Dude in "The Big Lebowski," says he is being treated for lymphoma and his prognosis is good.
The Republican Party has cut into Democrats’ edge in voter registrations in some battleground states. The GOP points to the numbers as evidence of steady enthusiasm for President Trump, even as he trails in national polls and struggles with fundraising. http://apne.ws/h1WKdMr
The biggest news in the latest AP Top 25 was what didn’t change. Clemson remained No. 1, overwhelmingly ahead of No. 2 Alabama.
In his latest Reality Check, College Football Writer @ralphDrussoAP has no issues with Clemson getting this kind of respect.
This Hungarian restaurant organizes a skyline dining event on the Budapest Eye ferris wheel https://reut.rs/346fPO0
Flora, fauna and feathered creatures around the world, take note: Prince William is your latest royal champion. 🤴🌲 https://www.usatoday.com/story/entertainment/celebrities/2020/10/19/prince-william-conservation-patronage-roles-queen-elizabeth-ii/3711757001/
🩺 “Our U.S.-wide study shows that the current standards are not protecting the aging American population enough, highlighting the need for stricter standards." https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/health/2020/10/19/air-pollution-linked-increased-risk-alzheimers-dementia-study/3710275001/ #alzheimers #dementia #pollution
No fly on Pence's ear or Tiger King costumes trouncing about this year? Oh shucks. 🙄 Let's face it, 2020 has made us tired and we don't know how much more we can take. https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/2020/10/19/halloween-costumes-we-wont-miss-tiger-king-mike-pence-fly/3666288001/
Commissioners, sports team owners, coaches and athletes mourned the loss of iconic Minnesota sportswriter Sid Hartman, whose impact stretched far beyond the Twin Cities and Gopher State. He died Sunday at age 100. https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/2020/10/19/sid-hartman-death-brings-tributes-vikings-owners-sports-world/3711686001/