Joe Biden expected to launch presidential campaign next week
One of the most recognizable names in U.S. politics, Biden served for two terms as Barack Obama's vice president after nearly four decades as a senator from Delaware. His high-profile, working-class background and connection to the Obama years would help him enter the race as a front-runner, though he faces questions about his age and whether his more moderate record fits with a party that has become more liberal.
With a record in elected office that stretches half a century, Biden faces multiple challenges.
Last month he struggled to respond to a complaint from Lucy Flores, a 2014 lieutenant governor nominee in Nevada, that he made her uncomfortable by touching her shoulders and kissing the back of her head before a campaign event. A few other women have made similar claims, though none has alleged sexual misconduct.Read the full article
Food stamp recipients can now buy groceries online
Amazon and Walmart are testing a new program, allowing people on food stamps to order their groceries online.
Current rules force people to go to the grocery store to use food stamps.
Right now, only shoppers in New York can use this feature, but the program is expected to expand to other states.Read the full article
Woman ejected from vehicle on 99 Grand Parkway found dead
A woman was found dead overnight after she was ejected from her vehicle on the feeder road of the 99 Grand Parkway.
Deputies were called to the scene around 11:30 p.m. Friday night, where a car had crashed into a ravine.
Deputies found a deceased Hispanic woman, who investigators say could have been there for as long as 24 hours.Read the full article
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