Wednesday's top stories


Biden campaign raises $26 million in 24 hours after announcing Harris as running mate

Kamala Harris watches Joe Biden speak at a podium
Axios
Aug 12, 2020 - Politics & Policy

Harris previews dual role in debut speech: Attacking Trump and humanizing Biden

Bryan Walsh
Aug 12, 2020 - Health

The two sides of America's coronavirus response

Illustration of two hands.
Axios
Aug 12, 2020 - Politics & Policy

Joe Biden introduces Kamala Harris in first joint appearance

Orion Rummler
Updated Aug 12, 2020 - Politics & Policy

Pelosi says Mnuchin told her White House is "not budging" on stimulus position

New Jersey governor allows schools to reopen for in-person learning

New Jersey Gov stands in a plaid shirt and windbreaker
Barak Ravid
Aug 12, 2020 - World

U.S. threatens to veto UN peacekeeping in Lebanon over Hezbollah concerns

Trump congratulates QAnon conspiracy theorist on GOP runoff win

Donald Trump.
Ben Geman
Aug 12, 2020 - Politics & Policy

What Kamala Harris means for Biden's climate change plans

Kamala Harris

U.S. already feeling effects of ending unemployment benefits

An unemployment line

Investors are betting the future is priced in euros

An illustration of a crumbling dollar
Axios
Aug 12, 2020 - Politics & Policy

What Trumpworld really thinks about Biden picking Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris at a rally.
Mike Allen
Aug 12, 2020 - Politics & Policy

3 keys to Joe Biden picking Kamala Harris

Kamala and Joe
Ashley Gold
Aug 12, 2020 - Technology

EU-U.S. privacy rift leaves businesses in disarray

Illustration of hand stopping arrow cursors
Bob Herman
Aug 12, 2020 - Health

The top-selling drugs in the U.S. in 2019

Caitlin Owens
Aug 12, 2020 - Health

America's flying blind on its coronavirus response

Illustration of an eagle flying with a hood on that has an American themed pattern on it.
Rebecca Falconer
Updated Aug 12, 2020 - World

Pandemic plunges U.K. into "largest recession on record"

A man wearing a face mask walks near the Royal Exchange and the Bank of England in the City of London on July 17
Rebecca Falconer
Aug 12, 2020 - World

EU threatens Belarus with sanctions amid third night of unrest

Riot police detain protesters during a rally of opposition supporters, who accuse strongman Alexander Lukashenko of falsifying the polls

Ilhan Omar wins Minnesota primary

Rep. Ilhan Omar wears a face masks as she speaks to journalists ahead of the Minnesota primaries
Marisa Fernandez
Updated Aug 12, 2020 - Politics & Policy

25 face felony charges after downtown Chicago hit by looters

Chicago Best Buy looted

Marjorie Taylor Greene wins Georgia's 14th district runoff

From Marjorie Greene for Congress.