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How Artificial Intelligence Swayed The Midterm Elections – And

A man cast an early ballot on an electronic machine in Miami, Florida. ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP via Getty … [+] Images AFP via Getty Images Artificial Intelligence helped give Democrats a fundraising edge this election season, allowing the blue party to retain control of the Senate and blunt a Republican takeover of the House. While there […]

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Gaming

Facebook failed to stop test ads from threatening midterm

Meta’s election integrity efforts on Facebook may not have been as robust as claimed. Researchers at New York University’s Cybersecurity for Democracy and the watchdog Global Witness have revealed that Facebook’s automatic moderation system approved 15 out of 20 test ads threatening election workers ahead of last month’s US midterms. The experiments were based on […]

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Science

Overnight Energy & Environment — Environmentalists take victory lap on youth midterm turnout

Advocates say climate action helped break a red wave, COP27 releases a draft proposal and the incoming House Natural Resources Committee chair outlines his priorities.  This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the environment and beyond. For The Hill, we’re Rachel Frazin and Zack Budryk. Someone forward […]

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Analysis: US midterm results suggest climate progress still possible

Existing funding allocations look unlikely to be undermined, and bipartisan efforts could see farm and defence bills used to fund sustainability and resilience measures. Become a community member of Environment Analyst and get access to: 2 articles of your choice to read for free every month from our Environment Analyst Global website Weekly email newsletter […]

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Finance

By the numbers: what we’ve learned from the 2022 US midterm elections

Votes are still being counted across the US following Tuesday’s midterm elections, and we do not know which party will control the House of Representatives after the Democrats were projected to hold the Senate on Saturday night. But it is clear that Democrats fended off a predicted “red wave” of Republican wins across statewide and […]

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US

Biden to meet with top US allies Japan and South Korea following midterm boost | CNN Politics

Phnom Penh, Cambodia CNN  —  President Joe Biden landed in Cambodia on Saturday still reveling in midterm election results that have produced an unexpected boost at home for his second two years in office. The scale of the challenges abroad, and the effort to translate 21 months of intensive engagement into tangible results for US […]

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Life Style

India-US relationship likely to gain momentum post midterm: experts

The India-US relationship, which enjoys rare bipartisan support in a bitterly divided political spectrum here, is likely to remain unaffected by the results of the crucial midterm elections and may gain momentum next year, according to experts. The outcome of the US midterm elections will have a major impact on the remaining two years of […]

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Business

Climate advocates win key governors races as Democrats defy ‘red wave’ in midterm elections

Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-MI) speaks to reporters at a press conference on November 09, 2022 in East Lansing, Michigan. Brandon Bell | Getty Images Democrats defied expectations in the midterm elections, dashing Republicans’ hopes for a “red wave” that would have given the GOP a significant majority in Congress and potentially undermined President Joe Biden’s […]

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Finance

Democrats avoid sweeping midterm defeats as Congress hangs in balance

Joe Biden and the Democrats avoided sweeping defeats but still risked losing control of Congress to the Republicans after US midterm elections showed Americans are unwilling to hand a strong political mandate to either party. The outcome of the vote was a comfort to Biden but dealt a blow to the presidential ambitions of Donald […]

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Finance

How did Donald Trump’s picks perform in the 2022 midterm elections?

Donald Trump endorsed more than 300 congressional and state-level candidates in this year’s US midterm elections, in a bid by the former president to reclaim the political stage and assert himself as the Republican party’s kingmaker ahead of a possible run at the White House in 2024. But the results called as of Wednesday proved […]