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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, accompanied by his granddaughter Natalie Biden, right, boards his campaign plane at New Castle Airport in New Castle, Del., Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020, to travel to Florida for drive-in rallies. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
The Latest: Mrs. Trump warms up Tampa crowd at Trump rallyFirst lady Melania Trump is making her first joint campaign appearance of the year with her husband
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A "sold" sign sits on a lot as new home construction continues in Westfield, Ind., Friday, Sept. 25, 2020.  U.S. long-term mortgage rates were little changed this week of Oct. 29, after marking a new all-time low last week. Home loan rates have declined through the year amid economic anxiety in the recession set off by the coronavirus pandemic.  (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
US long-term mortgage rates flat this week; 30-year at 2.81%U.S. long-term mortgage rates were little changed this week after marking a new all-time low last week
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Ex-embassy worker suspected of sexually assaulting 24 womenFederal prosecutors say a former U.S. embassy worker in Mexico City is believed to have drugged and sexually assaulted as many as two dozen women
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FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2020 file photo, pedestrians pass the New York Stock Exchange. After Donald Trump shocked markets by winning the presidency four years ago, investors quickly agreed on which stocks would benefit most from his election. But four years later, many of those stocks have since faded back, and stocks that were afterthoughts have become the market's leaders.   (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Wall Street soared under Trump, but it's been a rocky rideAfter Donald Trump shocked markets by winning the presidency in 2016, investors quickly agreed on which stocks would benefit most from his election
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Pope Francis shares a word with Monsignor Luis Maria Rodrigo Ewart as he arrives in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican for his weekly general audience, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. A Vatican official who is a key member of Francis' COVID-19 response commission, the Rev. Augusto Zampini, acknowledged Tuesday that at age 83 and with part of his lung removed after an illness in his youth, Francis would be at high risk for complications if he were to become infected. Zampini said he hoped Francis would don a mask at least when he greeted people during the general audience. "We are working on that," he said. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
Pope ends public audiences, eyes Christmas as virus surgesPope Francis is halting his public general audiences and will limit participation at Christmas and other upcoming Masses amid a surge of coronavirus cases in Italy and the Vatican
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NAACP files suit against Trump's diversity training orderThree civil rights groups are filing a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump’s executive order that restricts federal agencies, as well as contractors and grant recipients, from offering certain diversity training that the president has deemed “anti-American.”
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A swab test is administered to a woman at the new XpresCheck COVID-19 testing facility at Boston Logan International Airport, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, in Boston. The testing site is open for airport and airline employees, and will open to passengers and the general public in mid-November. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
'So frustrating': Grave missteps seen in US virus responseAs a new wave of coronavirus infections sweeps the United States, public health experts say the nation's response to the nearly 8-month-old crisis has been marked by grave missteps and squandered opportunities by leaders at all levels of government, from President Donald Trump on down
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People wearing masks to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus walk along Regent Street, one of the main shopping streets in London, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020.  The International Monetary Fund has downgraded its growth forecasts for the British economy for this year and next, in its annual assessment published Thursday, following an acceleration in the number of coronavirus infections over the past couple of weeks.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
IMF blames resurgent coronavirus for UK growth downgrades The International Monetary Fund has downgraded its growth forecasts for the British economy for this year and next following an acceleration in the number of coronavirus infections over the past couple of weeks
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Secret graves holding 59 bodies in Mexico were in a town Search teams continue excavating a site in the central Mexico state of Guanajuato where in the past week they have found 59 bodies in clandestine graves
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FILE- A woman records with her phone, as floodlights from the United States light up the newly-fortified border wall Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, along the beach in Tijuana, Mexico. Top Trump administration officials will visit South Texas five days before Election Day to announce they have completed 400 miles of U.S.-Mexico border wall, attempting to show progress on perhaps the president's best-known campaign promise four years ago. But most of the wall went up in areas that already had smaller barriers. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
Trump officials tout progress on border wall before electionTop Trump administration officials have visited Texas five days before Election Day to announce they have nearly completed 400 miles of U.S.-Mexico border wall
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A Redfin "for sale" sign stands in front of a house Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, in Seattle. Several fair housing organizations accused Redfin of systematic racial discrimination in a lawsuit Thursday, saying the online real estate broker offers fewer services to homebuyers and sellers in minority communities, a type of "digital redlining" that has depressed home values and exacerbated historic injustice in the housing market. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Fair housing groups: Redfin 'redlines' minority communitiesFair housing organizations are accusing Redfin of systematic racial discrimination, saying in a lawsuit the online real estate broker offers fewer services to homebuyers and sellers in minority communities
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Police officers work at the Notre Dame church in Nice, southern France, after a knife attack took place on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020. An attacker armed with a knife killed at least three people at a church in the Mediterranean city of Nice, prompting the prime minister to announce that France was raising its security alert status to the highest level. (AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
A timeline of extremist attacks in France in recent yearsThe attack in Nice on Thursday follows a spate of Islamic extremist violence in France in recent years
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