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Trump, Biden trade barbs amid dueling Iowa campaign visits

Trump refrained from mentioning Biden by name but took a veiled swipe at the former vice president's recent reversal on the Hyde Amendment, a ban on using federal funds to pay for abortions. Biden now says he opposes the ban.

Joe Biden a 'dummy', like running against people that are weak mentally: Donald Trump

The US president unleashed a series of schoolyard taunts of the former vice president before taking off from the White House, declaring ``Joe Biden is a dummy.''


What is the Hyde Amendment? A look at its impact as Biden reverses his stance

Hyde Amendment is a measure banning federal funding for abortion. More precisely, it states that Medicaid will not pay for an abortion unless the woman’s life is in danger or the pregnancy resulted from rape or incest.

Climate change takes center stage as Biden and Warren release plans

Biden’s proposals came just hours before a rival candidate, Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, released her own climate proposal as part of a $2 trillion green manufacturing plan.

On world stage, Trump backs North Korea's scathing criticism of Biden

Trump knocked Biden and former President Barack Obama for their efforts to prevent Iran from getting a nuclear weapon. Trump pulled the United States out of a nuclear deal Iran sealed with Washington and other foreign powers.

North Korea slams Joe Biden for calling Kim Jong 'tyrant', 'dictator'

"What he uttered is just sophism of an imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human being, let alone a politician," the North Korean media said in response to criticism of Kim Jong Un.


Joe Biden: Congress should protect abortion rights, if necessary

With all the two dozen Democratic White House hopefuls supportive of abortion rights, the debate in the party has centered on how aggressive they should be if the Supreme Court were to eventually overturn legalized abortion nationwide.

In Pennsylvania, Trump touts 2020 chances, swipes at Biden

President Donald Trump is voicing confidence in his ability to win Pennsylvania in 2020 and taking a new swipe at one of his leading Democratic rivals

Explained: What Joe Biden has said about Anita Hill over the years

As decades-old questions about his oversight of the hearings continue to swirl, fresh concerns have also arisen about Joe Biden’s attempt to mitigate a political vulnerability by calling Hill shortly before his entrance into the race.

Joe Biden's entry sparks a sharper edge to Democratic race in 2020 US Presidential elections

With the field largely set, the leading candidates have begun to turn on one another, raising the prospect of an ugly fight for the future of the party that could have lasting consequences for Democrats' quest to reclaim the White House.