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Election 2020 live updates: Trump, Biden back on campaign trail after debate

By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With 11 days to go until Election Day and President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden racing toward Nov. 3, voters have turned out in record numbers to cast their ballots early.More than 50 million Americans have already voted in the 2020…... Read More

Senior citizens, key to Trump's 2016 victory, now far from a sure group for president

By ZOHREEN SHAH and JON SCHLOSBERG, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- Senior citizen support, something that helped President Donald Trump win the presidency in 2016, is now far from a sure thing for him, as many seniors are choosing to support Joe Biden instead.Trump led with the group by nine points…... Read More

Trump, Biden clash in final debate on COVID-19 response, health care, race

By LIBBY CATHEY, ADIA ROBINSON and LAUREN KING, ABC News(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee, faced off in the final presidential debate of the 2020 election cycle from Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee on Thursday night, marking the candidates’ last chance…... Read More

Teenage suspect allegedly plotted to kill Joe Biden: Federal prosecutors

By ALEXANDER MALLIN, LUKE BARR, and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(KANNAPOLIS, N.C.) -- A 19-year-old man charged with possession of child pornography last September was arrested with a cache of guns and explosive materials, a recent court filing reveals, and investigators discovered that he had allegedly traveled within four miles of…... Read More

For Trump and Biden, debate fuels allegations of improper family foreign deals

By LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN and MATTHEW MOSK, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump leveled new attacks at the son of former Vice President Joe Biden, and the two candidates spent large chunks of Thursday night's debate sparring over criss-crossing allegations of improper foreign business dealings.The president focused his attacks on allegations…... Read More

Fact-checking Trump and Biden during 2nd 2020 presidential debate

By ABC News(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee for president Joe Biden face off in the second -- and final -- presidential debate of 2020 Thursday night in Nashville, Tennessee.The planned topics include fighting COVID-19, American families, race in America, climate change, national security and leadership.Below, ABC…... Read More

Lawsuit challenges Michigan secretary of state's ban on open-carry guns at polls on Election Day

By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(LANSING, Mich.) -- A lawsuit filed Thursday is challenging the legality of Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson's ban on open-carry firearms at polling sites on Election Day, a directive she says is meant to "protect our voters from intimidation, threats and harassment."The lawsuit was filed…... Read More

Pelosi urges caution about 'any statements coming out about the election from the intelligence community'

By LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Although Democrats have accepted the new revelation from the intelligence community that both Russia and Iran have obtained voter data in their efforts to interfere in the election, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday urged caution on statements coming from the intelligence community less…... Read More

Election 2020 live updates: Officials, advocates urge voters to cast mail-in ballots

By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With 12 days to go until Election Day, and President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden racing toward Nov. 3, voters are turning out in record numbers to cast their ballots early as the candidates head to Nashville for a final showdown.Roughly…... Read More

Biden, under pressure on 'court packing,' says he would convene commission on reform

By MOLLY NAGLE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden says, if elected, he would turn to a bipartisan commission for recommendations on what changes should be made to the Supreme Court, calling the current system “out of whack.”“If elected, what I will do is I'll put together…... Read More

Experts call for climate change debate to move beyond settled science and focus on action

By STEPHANIE EBBS, JON SCHLOSBERG, GINGER ZEE and LINDSEY GRISWOLD, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Climate change is set to be one of the topics discussed by former Vice President Joe Biden and President Donald Trump in the last presidential debate of 2020, but climate scientists say the political conversation often focuses…... Read More