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Joe Biden apologizes for comments on racial diversity among African Americans

CBS News Friday, 7 August 2020
Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden is apologizing for comments he made about racial diversity among African Americans. He made the remarks at a virtual conference for Black and Hispanic journalists. Ed O'Keefe reports.
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The race for the white house continues as Joe Biden faces backlash for his comments about the black community.

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The US presidential candidates have both paid tribute to the Supreme Court’sveteran judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died following complications withcancer aged 87. She was best known for her liberal views and fighting forequality for all. Joe Biden learned of the news whilst on a flight, and held apress conference once he landed. President Trump described her as an “amazingwoman”.

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87 [Video]

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[NFA] Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a stalwart liberal on the Supreme Court since 1993, died on Friday at age 87 of complications from pancreatic cancer. Lisa Bernhard has more.

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday at her home inWashington aged 87, setting off a likely intense debate over the appointmentof her replacement. A diminutive yet towering women’s rights champion whobecame the court’s second female justice, Ms Ginsburg died of complicationsfrom metastatic pancreatic cancer, the court said. Her death little more thansix weeks before Election Day is expected to spark a heated battle overwhether President Donald Trump should nominate, and the Republican-led Senateshould confirm, her replacement, or if the seat should remain vacant until theoutcome of his race against Democrat Joe Biden is known.

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Both President Trump and Joe Biden are campaigning in Minnesota as the state begins its early voting process. Ed O'Keefe reports.
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In a CNN Town Hall Thursday night, former Vice President Joe Biden pledged to mandate masks on federal property, marking a third change in how he’d implement..
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On the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden went down to Florida in an attempt to help secure the Latino vote in..
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On Tuesday, Joe Biden made his first campaign trip to Florida to meet with military veterans and Latino voters. Ed O'Keefe reports.
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