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The AP is taking the new step of publishing stories explaining how its experts called a race or why they’re holding back in a tight contest.
‘THE WORLD DEPENDS ON US FOR THE ANSWER:’ HOW SALLY BUZBEE’S AP TEAM WILL CALL THE ELECTIONCLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTERNOVEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
It’s more common to hold governors’ races during midterm elections, so the few gubernatorial contests held in presidential election years sometimes get overlooked while the spotlight is trained on races for federal office.
11 STATES ARE CHOOSING THEIR GOVERNOR ON TUESDAY. HERE ARE THE RACES TO WATCH.GEOFFREY SKELLEY (GEOFFREY.SKELLEY@ABC.COM)OCTOBER 31, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
No such contests are currently scheduled, according to the state website.
MARYLAND, D.C., FAIRFAX OFFICIALS URGE VOTERS TO AVOID MAILING BALLOTS, USE DROP BOXES INSTEADERIN COX, MICHAEL BRICE-SADDLER, ANTONIO OLIVOOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Both teams have strong playoff odds — each sits in excess of 94 percent — but the contest could have huge implications on not just the AFC North derby but also the all-important race for the AFC’s top overall seed.
DREW BREES ALMOST NEVER THROWS DEEP ANYMORE. IS THAT A PROBLEM FOR THE SAINTS?NEIL PAINE (NEIL.PAINE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)OCTOBER 29, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Head for Brightwood Park, where the soothing, Bob Ross-inspired Happy Trees Harvest Festival offers cider-pressing demonstrations, costume contests for kids and dogs, and limited-edition ciders to sample.
THE BEST THINGS TO DO — VIRTUALLY AND IN PERSON — WHILE QUARANTINED IN THE D.C. AREAGOING OUT GUIDE STAFFOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The last few months of the pandemic have taught this lesson, and the contest with China in the years to come will hammer it home.
AMERICA’S TECHNOLOGICAL LEADERSHIP IS AT STAKE IN THIS ELECTIONGIDEON LICHFIELDOCTOBER 29, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Soon after they finished building their CNN, another CNN called AlexNet made a name for itself at an annual image recognition contest.
DEEP NEURAL NETWORKS HELP TO EXPLAIN LIVING BRAINSANIL ANANTHASWAMYOCTOBER 28, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Measure C would change the electoral process so that school board candidates only run in their sub-district – this is how City Council races and most other contests work – in general elections.
TEACHERS UNION IS THE ONLY BIG SPENDER IN SAN DIEGO UNIFIED SCHOOL BOARD RACESWILL HUNTSBERRYOCTOBER 26, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
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