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China conducts more exercises near Taiwan as US official visits

China, which claims the democratically-ruled island as its own, says combat drills are to defend its 'sovereignty'.

Will Kamala Harris tip the scales towards Joe Biden?

Black women voters make up a crucial US electorate, and the Democrats may be counting on them.

Trump admin to ban US downloads of TikTok, WeChat apps on Sunday

Trump admin to ban US downloads of TikTok, WeChat apps on Sunday

US officials say current TikTok users will see little change on Sunday and Trump could still recind order before then.

Tackling US food insecurity while catalysing marginalised voters

Tackling US food insecurity while catalysing marginalised voters

Community fridges have gained popularity during the pandemic and are helping to motivate people to vote this election.

Goldman is latest Wall Street bank with COVID-19 office setback

Goldman is latest Wall Street bank with COVID-19 office setback

Goldman sent some traders home from its NYC HQ after at least one employee tested positive for COVID-19, say sources.

Currency that never gains gets lifeline from Ghana central bank

Currency that never gains gets lifeline from Ghana central bank

The Bank of Ghana sells US dollars to stabilise the cedi and closely monitors foreign-exchange trading.