Politics

TikTok To Limit Premature Election Victory Claims

(CNN) - TikTok says it will limit premature claims of victory in next week's election on its short-video clip app. Those victory claims will be restricted until the associated press has declared a result. The social media company is…

Pediatrician: U.S. Treatment Of Migrant Children 'Torture'

(CNN) - A group of pediatricians says the treatment of migrant children at the U.S. border amounts to torture. They published that conclusion in the online journal Pediatrics on Tuesday. Their article says the treatment fits all the criteria…

Early Votes Surpass More Than Half Of 2016 Total Votes

(CNN) - With seven days left until the election, more than 68 million people have voted. That's half of all ballots cast during the 2016 presidential election. States are reporting record-breaking vote by mail and in person numbers. Data…

Hertz Offering Free Rental Day For The Election

(CNN) - Hertz is trying to help you get to the polls this election season. The rental car company says on November 2nd or 3rd it will give away one free day when customers reserve a car for two…

45 Million Americans Have Already Voted

(CNN) - The final presidential debate is traditionally an opportunity for voters to decide who they will support. But for many Americans, that's a decision they've already made. As of Thursday, 45 million people have cast their ballots. The…

Mics Will Get Muted During Final Presidential Debate

(CNN) - Microphones will be muted during the second presidential debate Thursday night. The commission on the presidential debates made the decision on Monday. The goal is to avoid the chaos from the first debate, when president Trump often…

Twitter Removes Tweet From Trump Coronavirus Adviser

(CNN) - Twitter removed a tweet from president Trump's coronavirus adviser that undermined the importance of masks. Dr. Scott Atlas, of the White House coronavirus task force, wrote in a tweet Saturday "Masks work? No." Dr. Atlas then followed…

'Hamilton' Original Cast To Fundraise For Biden

(CNN) - The original cast of Hamilton is a big fan of another well-known politician; democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Which is why they're reuniting to put together a virtual fundraiser for the presidential hopeful. As part of the…

Fauci: Trump Campaign Took Me Out Of Context In Ad

(CNN) - A new political ad makes it sounds like Dr. Anthony Fauci is praising president Trump's response to the pandemic. Fauci says the ad takes him out of context and that he's not endorsing any political candidate. The…