The Rundown: Top headlines today: Oct. 26, 2020

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From from from. From from. Both candidates are pulling out all the stops going head to ahead in key battleground states and president trump in Pennsylvania today where the hot button issue of cracking. Is especially important voters. Blasting former vice president Joseph fighting for his comments about any use of fossil fuels has at last week's presidential debates are saying from the UI track. Then tracked in this robbery here lying in has since walked back his statements are not. Batting track Virginia and Pennsylvania are anywhere else. I'm Jennifer Jack protect Pennsylvania jobs very well. Meantime the president again downplaying Kobe's nineteen. We're rounding did Jack you know although a lot of talk about is covered by the way on November 4 you'll be hearing so much about this is probably. One of the greatest mass casualty events in the history of our country sort of world war chest and we need leadership that is not reckless response. A new milestone in the corona virus pandemic the US surpassing 20025000. Deaths. And hitting record daily totals of infections on Friday and Saturday. With a number of new cases are still climbing and about 80% of statements of paso county now under curfew with nonessential travel bay and after 10 PM to try to slow the spread to a study from the University of Washington estimates it's 95%. Of Americans Wear a mask it could seize nearly 130000. Lives report February. Eisner has expanded its corona virus vaccine trial to including younger children as part of its trial last week's Cincinnati Children's Hospital vaccinated. A hundred children as young as twelve Pfizer is the only leading drug company letting minors testicle and a virus back. Mark Carolina it is true. I'm trading the vice president Mike Pence at the head of the White House current virus task force me now seen wearing masks on the campaign trail. After at least five close aides of working for him contracted Rubin nineteen a spokesperson says he'll continue to travel plans planned to quit into the in importance with the CDC guidelines for a special person now in the but critics say campaigning is not an essential activity and the White House hasn't been tested negative for the virus today. Caribbean Zeneca has strengthened into a hurricane headed to Mexico's Yucatan peninsula and forecasters see it could hit Louisiana Wednesday. Ahead of the Virginia Military Institute resigning over allegations of systematic racism on campus. General JH Dan Burton in the third stepping down. Repealing governor rob north and in some state lawmakers and lost confidence in his leadership. And asked for his resignation among the complaints black and that's stay until recently they were forced to salute from a statue of Stonewall Jackson. Actress felicity Hoffman has completed her sentence for her role in the college cheating scandals often served eleven days in prison. It's a year of supervised release from and has now completed 250 hours of community service. Stores are report. No shortage of products due to the pandemic supply chain disruptions are now affecting appliance makers as more people complete home improvement projects. And car dealers are struggling to keep some vehicles in stock because more Americans are avoiding mass transit and grocery stores are once again stocking up on essential items including soap and cleaning supplies.

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