On issues, this race is shaping up to be about approaches to coronavirus versus the economy. McAuliffe has the advantage on COVID-related issues, like mask and vaccine mandates. Most voters statewide support vaccine mandates for Virginia businesses, putting them at odds with Youngkin’s position.
“From what I’ve read and know the intelligence community warned the president that Giuliani was being fed disinformation from the Russians,” Biden said. „We also know that– Putin is trying very hard to spread disinformation about Joe Biden… And so when you put the combination of Russia, Giuliani– the president, together– it’s just what it is.
Biden added: “It’s a smear campaign because he has nothing he wants to talk about.”
„Ich denke, die größte Bedrohung für Amerika ist aktuell Russland, was Angriffe auf unsere Sicherheit und die Spaltung unserer Allianzen angeht“, sagte Biden in einem am Sonntag (Ortszeit) ausgestrahlten Interview des TV-Senders CBS. „Zweitens denke ich, dass China unser größter Wettbewerber ist.“
President Trump on Thursday posted his full interview with „60 Minutes“ ahead of its scheduled air time in an apparent attempt to undercut the news program after he walked out on the interview, bristling at questioning from journalist Lesley Stahl.
President Trump cut short an interview with CBS News‘ „60 Minutes“ on Tuesday with correspondent Lesley Stahl. The interview, which was taped at the White House, is slated to run on Sunday.
Later Tuesday, Mr. Trump called the interview „biased“ and threatened to release the interview before it aired.
Bei einem Wahlkampfauftritt gestern Abend in Erie im US-Bundesstaat Pennsylvania schien er CBS zu drohen. „Ihr müsst Euch anschauen, was wir mit ‚60 Minutes‘ machen. Ihr werdet einen solchen Kick daraus bekommen“, sagte der Präsident vor jubelnden Anhängern und Anhängerinnen. „Lesley Stahl wird nicht glücklich darüber sein.“
Zwei Wochen vor der Präsidentschaftswahl in den USA hat Amtsinhaber Donald Trump ein TV-Interview vorzeitig abgebrochen. Das teilte der Fernsehsender CBS mit. Trump drohte auf Twitter damit, einen Mitschnitt noch vor dem geplanten Ausstrahlungstermin am kommenden Sonntag selbst zu veröffentlichen. Er kritisierte das mit der renommierten Journalistin Lesley Stahl für die CBS-Sendung „60 Minutes“ geführte Gespräch als „Fake“ und „parteiisch“.
– Recent declassifications by DNI John Ratcliffe: „I thought it was a outrageous, appalling and blatant act of politicization that he released, very selectively, some intelligence that was provided then to the Senate Judiciary Committee, which is right now engaged in, I think, a very partisan effort to try to debunk the necessary investigative efforts of the FBI that looked into Russian interference in the 2016 election.“
After initially leading the nation in positive coronavirus tests, New York City was able to get the virus under control earlier this year through strong messaging on the importance of social distancing and the widespread closures of businesses. But in recent weeks, city officials and residents had been watching the numbers tick back up, particularly in Orthodox Jewish areas.
Over the past two weeks, the number of new cases of the virus has been rising in pockets of the city, predominantly in neighborhoods in Brooklyn and Queens that are home to the city’s large Orthodox Jewish population.
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On Tuesday night, President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden met for their first debate with just over a month until the November election. An CBS News/YouGov Poll conducted immediately after the contest shows that about half (48%) of likely voters who watched the debate believe Biden won. About two in five (41%) say President Trump did. One in 10 (10%) called the event a tie.
The Floyd family says they believe what happened on May 25 was in part personal. Their lawyer has called for Chauvin to be charged with first-degree murder, „because we believe he knew who George Floyd was.“
„Is there any doubt in your mind that Derek Chauvin knew George Floyd?“ CBS News asked Pinney.
„No. He knew him,“ the coworker said.
In an interview with „CBS Evening News“ anchor Norah O’Donnell, Senator Bernie Sanders addressed questions about his health care plan, his criticism of Joe Biden and the impeachment trial.
The Hyundai Dubai rescued 23 sailors from the Norwegian tanker Front Altair, Thursday, after receiving a distress call, and then handed them over to Iranian authorities.
CBS News said the captain of the Hyundai Dubai „contacted his company’s management, which told him to refuse the Iranian request (to turn over the mariners),“ but handed them over as „he felt like he had no choice but to comply with Iranian demands,“ citing declassified U.S. intelligence reports Friday.
An official of the South Korean shipping firm said the company that the captain contacted could have been the ship owner headquartered in Germany, not Hyundai.
An Israeli company licenses software around the world that can crack just about any smartphone, but is its use always on the side of good?
Hulio’s company, worth hundreds of millions of dollars, first made global headlines in 2016 when its tools were used by the authoritarian government of the UAE in order to spy on Ahmed Mansoor, an award-winning human rights activist. The company has never fully addressed the spying; Mansoor currently sits, untried and unable to regularly contact his family, in an unidentified prison somewhere in the UAE on charges of criticizing the UAE government.
The spotlight did not dissuade the company. Instead, it served as an advertisement to other authoritarian governments about NSO Group’s exceptional ability …