The total number of infections reported nationwide since February is virtually guaranteed to reach 9 million on Friday, just 15 days after the tally hit 8 million. At least 228,000 deaths have been linked to the coronavirus.
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South Dakota is among states setting records for coronavirus cases. For rural facilities such as Avera St. Luke’s Hospital in Aberdeen, the pandemic presents challenges. (Reuters)
Attorney General William P. Barr’s assertion might otherwise be unsurprising, if not for the pressure the president has put on him to deliver results from an investigation Barr specially commissioned to review the FBI’s 2016 probe of possible coordination between Russia and Trump’s campaign.
With four days left until Election Day, more than 9 million people have cast ballots already in Texas. Early voting in nearly a dozen other states topped 80 percent of turnout from the last presidential election.
The Post has catalogued and organized reader questions about the 2020 election.
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National polling average
Biden is leading (+9) the national polling average.
Average of national polls since Oct. 12 that meet Washington Post standards for transparency and quality. Includes polls by CNN, Economist-YouGov, Fox News, SurveyMonkey-Tableau and Quinnipiac University.
D.C. police have canceled leave for officers starting this weekend to ensure adequate staffing, and the District spent $100,000 on less-than-lethal munitions and chemical irritants for riot control to replenish a stockpile depleted by clashes over the summer.
To understand fully what an offense is trying to do in its passing attack, it helps to know how pass routes work together. Sometimes, a player is running a route with the primary goal of getting his teammate open.