Coronavirus update: Latest world news for October 23

Bottles of pills sit on shelves at Rock Canyon Pharmacy in Provo, Utah, on May 20. George Frey/AFP/Getty Images The coronavirus pandemic is causing “unacceptable” shortages of US drug supplies in the United States, according to a report from the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP) at the University of Minnesota. The report … Read more

Final 2020 presidential debate fact check and news coverage

A CNN instant poll of debate watchers finds that 53% of the watchers thought Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden won the final presidential debate. Meanwhile, 39% said Donald Trump emerged a winner. Keep in mind: The poll represents a sample set of debate watchers and is not representative of the country overall. In this set of debate watchers, … Read more

The final Trump-Biden debate has begun 

Win or lose, tonight is President Donald Trump’s final appearance ever on a presidential debate stage.  His methods haven’t changed much since his first time out in a primary debate in 2015 — when he sparred with moderator Megyn Kelly and later made sexist attacks on her. He still enters the sessions relying primarily on … Read more