Fact-checking Trump's, Biden's claims on virus, economy, health care, Big Ten football
President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden sparred Tuesday in their first of three debates, hoping to sway undecided voters planning to cast ballots by mail and in person in the final weeks leading up to the Nov. 3 election. Here's a look at how their statements from Cleveland stack up with the facts.
Court to release grand jury record in Breonna Taylor caseKentucky's attorney general acknowledged that he never recommended homicide charges against any of the police officers conducting the drug raid that led to Breonna Taylor's death, and said he didn't object to a judge's order to publicly release the grand jury's deliberations.
Analysis: In debate, a last chance for Trump to define BidenAs a presidential candidate in 2016, Donald Trump seized control of the White House race and never let go. He masterfully defined and denigrated his opponents with cutting nicknames and a say-anything debate style, and repeatedly drew his rivals into the controversies he created.
Ethics experts see national security concern in Trump's debtRevelations that President Donald Trump is personally liable for more than $400 million in debt are casting a shadow over his presidency that ethics experts say raises national security concerns he could be manipulated to sway U.S. policy by organizations or individuals he's indebted to.
WHO, partners roll out faster COVID tests for poorer nationsThe World Health Organization announced Monday that it and leading partners have agreed to a plan to roll out 120 million rapid-diagnostic tests for the coronavirus to help lower- and middle-income countries make up ground in a testing gap with richer countries -- even if it's not fully funded yet.
New York City elementary schools reopen in big back-to-school testElementary school students went back to classrooms across New York City on Tuesday in a high-stakes test for the nation's biggest public school system even as the mayor warned that a recent rise in coronavirus cases was "cause for real concern."
Worldwide grief: Death toll from coronavirus tops 1 millionNow, 8 1/2 months after an infection doctors had never seen before claimed its first victims in China, the pandemic's confirmed death toll has eclipsed 1 million, according to a count by Johns Hopkins University.
Key takeaways from the first Trump-Biden debateThe 74-year-old president and the 77-year-old former vice president are similar in age, and they share a mutual dislike. But they differ starkly in style and substance. All of that was evident from the outset on the Cleveland stage.
Titans have NFL's first COVID-19 outbreak, with 8 positivesThe Tennessee Titans suspended in-person activities through Friday after the NFL says three Titans players and five other personnel tested positive for the coronavirus.
Assange may end up at Colorado Supermax jail, UK court toldA witness at London's Old Bailey court says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange would have to be 'almost dying' to get out of arguably the most notorious prison in the United States if convicted of espionage charges and sent there
Terrorism charges filed in stabbings near French newspaperA Pakistani man accused in a double stabbing outside the former Paris offices of satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo has been given preliminary terrorism charges
European evaluators visit Vatican mired in financial scandalEuropean anti-money laundering evaluators are beginning a periodic visit to the Vatican amid a mounting financial scandal that has cost a half-dozen people their jobs, including one of the Holy See's most powerful cardinals
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