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POLITICO Playbook: What you need to know about Tuesday night’s Dem debate

Presented by */ ]]> Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) sought to de-escalate their feud during Tuesday’s debate, but the two were seen having an onstage exchange afterward, and parted without shaking [...]

With France in Uproar Over Pensions, Macron May Need One Early

PARIS — With his country in turmoil, more chaos looming and no resolution in sight, President Emmanuel Macron of France tried changing the subject. Last Thursday, nearly a million people had taken to the streets to protest his plan [...]

Rep. Matt Gaetz warns Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp over Senate pick: ‘maybe you need a primary in 2022’

Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida took aim Friday at Gov. Brian Kemp of Georgia amid both Republicans being at odds over the latter’s selection for a soon-to-be-vacant Senate seat. Mr. Gaetz called out Mr. Kemp on Twitter following reports that [...]

Robert De Niro endorses Pete Buttigieg: ‘What we need’ to beat ‘piece of s—‘ Trump

Mayor Pete Buttigieg is within the circle of trust. While Robert De Niro was definitely not going to endorse President Trump, his latest rant included an endorsement of the South Bend, Indiana, mayor as “the best for what we need” to beat [...]

Squalid conditions at migrant camp shows need for help

MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) – A smoke-filled stench fills a refugee camp just a short walk from the U.S.-Mexico border, rising from ever-burning fires and piles of human waste. Parents and children live in a sea of tents and tarps, some patched [...]

What You Need to Know: Testimony from State Dept. official

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What You Need to Know About the Unrest in Chile

Over the weekend, a wave of protests in Chile set off by an increase in subway fares deteriorated into widespread looting, vandalism and arson. President Sebastián Piñera declared a state of emergency, imposed curfews and ordered [...]

Canada’s Election Is Today. Here’s What You Need to Know.

A rock star of progressive liberalism overseas, Mr. Trudeau faces one of the toughest political challenges of his life in this election, which is the tightest in recent memory. What’s Happening Monday? The Canadian national vote is, [...]

Hong Kong’s Protests: ‘We Need to Resist’

HONG KONG — Over the past nearly two months, hundreds of thousands of people have braved Hong Kong’s sweltering summer heat in a series of mass rallies against an unpopular bill that has come to symbolize concerns about the encroachment [...]

Donald Trump says ‘we need Democrats’ to pass Canada-Mexico trade pact

President Trump called on congressional Democrats Friday to approve his new trade agreement with Canada and Mexico and stop “playing around” with a deal that will benefit American workers. Speaking at Derco Aerospace in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, [...]