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Apple will launch its inaugural TV subscription service in more than 100 countries, The Information reports.

The details: Apple has been working to become a front-runner in streaming services to compete with Netflix and Amazon, and plans to launch its streaming service in the U.S. in the first half of next year. The company set a $1 billion budget for 2018 content acquisitions for original content, per The Information, and has signed deals with Oprah Winfrey and Sesame Workshop.

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Obama: The rest of us have to live with the consequences of what Trump's done

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Campaigning for Joe Biden at a car rally in Miami on Saturday, Barack Obama railed against President Trump's response to the coronavirus pandemic, saying "the rest of us have to live with the consequences of what he's done."

Driving the news: With less than two weeks before the election, the Biden campaign is drawing on the former president's popularity with Democrats to drive turnout and motivate voters.

Murkowski says she'll vote to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court

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Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) said Saturday that she'll vote to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Monday, despite her opposition to the process that's recently transpired.

The big picture: Murkowski's decision leaves Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) as the only Republican expected to vote against Barrett.