Harvest Prude

Harvest is a reporter for WORLD based in Washington, D.C.

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GOP wins in North Carolina election do-over

by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/11/19, 12:30 pm

North Carolina finally wrapped up its congressional midterm elections on Tuesday. Republican Dan Bishop won the 9th District in a tight contest with Democrat Dan McCready, 51 percent to 49 percent. Both parties upped their spending on the campaign when polls showed the two candidates neck and neck last month, and President Donald Trump held a rally for Bishop on the eve of the election.

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Trump fires Bolton

by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/10/19, 01:08 pm

President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday he “disagreed strongly” with many of his national security adviser’s suggestions, “as did others in the Administration.” The president said he would announce John Bolton’s replacement next week. Bolton, who held the position since April 2018, tweeted he offered to resign Monday but Trump told him they would “talk about it tomorrow.”

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States rally to rein in Google

by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/10/19, 11:58 am

Nearly every state and two U.S. territories announced plans Tuesday to investigate whether Google’s power in the online advertisement market unfairly stifles competition.

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