WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Amid the nationwide protests over racism and police brutality, U.S. Senator Kamala Harris may have found the powerful and lasting moment that eluded her failed presidential bid but could now land her the No. 2 spot on the Democratic ticket. FILE PHOTO: Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden
(Reuters) – Joe Biden is facing fresh calls to choose a black woman for his running mate amid rising racial tensions after this week’s videotaped killing of an unarmed black man by a white Minneapolis police officer. Former Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar endorses former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign for U.S.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil intends to activate the military to fight Amazon deforestation and fires, the country’s vice president said on Wednesday, as part of wider plans to protect the world’s largest rainforest where destruction surged last year. Vice President Hamilton Mourão said the country would invoke the same measure that permitted the military
DETROIT (Reuters) – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer said on Tuesday she had not had any conversation with presumed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden about being his running mate in the 2020 election. Whitmer, speaking in a live, online Washington Post interview, said she also had not supplied any documents to Biden or his team, though