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The health of Brazil's far-right presidential front-runner Jair Bolsonaro is "markedly improving" after he was stabbed in the abdomen during a campaign event last week, though it is unlikely he will return to campaigning before the first round of the election next month, per Reuters.

The big picture: According to BBC News, Bolsonaro lost 40% of his blood in the attack, suffering severe wounds to his intestines. While Bolsonaro sits at the top of the polls following the disqualification of former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, he's unlikely to win enough support to avoid a runoff — where he's likely to lose.

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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.