What is the Trump puddle video?The 12-second video clip shows President Trump walking away from reporters in the direction of a puddle in the White House grounds, at which he then stares and points. … [Read more...] about US 2020 Election: Trump targeted in misleading puddle video
[Biden’s] potential to improve on Hillary Clinton’s showing with older and blue-collar Whites means that even if he falls short in some or all of the Sun Belt states that many in the party see as its long-term future, he could still reach 270 Electoral College votes by recapturing Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, the three big Rust Belt states that Trump dislodged from the Democrats’ “blue wall.” … [Read more...] about Is the Rust Belt or the Sun Belt the Key Battleground Region in 2020?
O’BRIEN: This was a special season for rookie defensemen — already saying something a year after Rasmus Dahlin debuted — as Hughes faced competition from the likes of Adam Fox, not just the brilliant Cale Makar. But, while it won’t count toward the Calder, we saw that Hughes is special not just because of his offensive ability, but by being one of the best all-around defensemen right out of the gate. It really feels like these playoffs are a “passing of the torch” to great young defensemen (see also: Miro Heiskanen) and Hughes enjoyed a rookie year for the ages. … [Read more...] about 2020 NHL Awards: ProHockeyTalk’s ballot for the league’s major trophies
Some states have made it easier to make changes in identification documents such as gender markers on birth certificates, a process that varies state by state. Name changes can cost $500, in addition the costs of hiring an attorney. Advocates say in some states, transgender people must undergo gender affirming surgery that many consider invasive before their birth certificates and other identification documents can be updated. … [Read more...] about Transgender Americans Face Voting Barriers in 2020 Presidential Election, Study Finds
For teams looking to create some space and/or have roster decisions to make at certain positions — Hello, Rangers! — the NHL buyout window will open Sept. 25 and close Oct. 8. The closing date could be six days after the Stanley Cup Final concludes if that date is later. … [Read more...] about NHL finalizes dates for 2020 draft, opening of free agency period