Biden shrugs off age chatter, pledges medical disclosures

World / Politics Sep 14, 2019

Biden shrugs off age chatter, pledges medical disclosures

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is shrugging off thinly veiled criticism from younger rivals that he is too old for the Oval Office. The 76-year-old former vice president told reporters Friday that he'll prove his fitness through the campaign, even asking one questioner jokingly: "You ...

Democrat candidates put climate crisis at heart of 2020 race

World / Politics Sep 6, 2019

Democrat candidates put climate crisis at heart of 2020 race

Democrats seeking to oust climate skeptic Donald Trump from the White House are placing the "existential threat" of a warming planet front and center for the 2020 presidential contests. With a rampaging Hurricane Dorian not far from the minds of many Americans, 10 Democratic presidential ...

Joe Biden opens new attack line on Trump: 'Cruelty' to children

World / Politics Aug 30, 2019

Joe Biden opens new attack line on Trump: 'Cruelty' to children

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden opened a new line of attack Thursday on Donald Trump, accusing the Republican president of deliberate cruelty to children after the administration ended a policy shielding certain immigrants from deportation if they're seeking life-saving medical treatment. "He's seeking to deport ...