Minnesota court denies GOP effort to block ballot harvesting

A Minnesota court issued a ruling Tuesday that blocks a Republican effort to deny ballot collection and voter assistance known as ballot harvesting in the state, saying their effort to block the process was motivated by politics. The decision came on the day of Minnesota’s primary. The GOP had sued in Minnesota to stay a temporary injunction[…]

Eleven die in fire in Czech Republic tower block

Image copyright EPA Image caption The fire broke out on Saturday afternoon Police in the Czech Republic are investigating a fire that killed 11 people, including three children. Saturday’s blaze, in a block of flats in the north-eastern town of Bohumin, has been described as the worst fire in the country’s history. Six people died[…]

Andy Puzder: Trump coronavirus executive orders aid struggling families, after Dems block action in Congress

President Trump showed once again Saturday that he places America and the American people first when he signed executive orders to provide much-needed coronavirus economic relief to struggling families. The president wisely rejected efforts by Democrats to play politics and use coronavirus legislation as a cover to enact their unrelated radical demands. Trump clearly understands[…]

Apple defends Xbox streaming block on iPhones

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Xbox subscribers will soon be able to stream games to their mobiles – but not to iPhones Microsoft has confirmed that its new game streaming service, xCloud, will not appear on Apple devices. The Netflix-like game service will launch in September for Android devices, offering a library of more[…]

Biden wouldn’t block Trump’s prosecution if the Justice Department pursued it

Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden said Thursday that if he were to beat President Trump in November, he would not block an attempt from the Justice Department to prosecute the former president. Biden said that while the act against a former U.S. president would be “very, very unusual” and “not very … good for democracy,” he[…]