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Trump’s call for supporters to watch polls ‘very carefully’ raises concerns of voter intimidation

President Donald Trump urged his supporters during the first presidential debate on Tuesday to “go into the polls and watch very carefully” for potential election issues, leading some Democrats and election experts to sound the alarm against possible voter intimidation.

“I’m urging my supporters to go into the polls and watch very carefully because that’s what has to happen. I am urging them to do it,” Trump said toward the end of the debate against Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee.

“Today there was a big problem. In Philadelphia, they went in to watch. They’re called poll watchers, a very safe, very nice thing,” he said. “They were thrown out. They weren’t allowed to watch. You know why? Because bad things happen in Philadelphia.”

A Philadelphia Inquirer reporter at a Board of Elections satellite office said Tuesday that a woman who said she was hired by the Trump campaign as a

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The DeanBeat: Apple must tread carefully lest it trample the game industry

Apple has a value of more than $2 trillion. But the behemoth is in danger of forgetting where it came from. One day, the federal government or the courts will conclude this treasure of a company has gotten too big and that maybe it is strangling competition and choking off the very values and freedoms that it espoused at its origins.

By listening to the smaller companies and people around it — those who give the company that enormous value — Apple can save itself from flying too close to the sun. We saw a small example of that this week. Apple was taking aim at some big targets with an update coming in iOS 14, which debuts in mid-September. It wanted to take a step toward greater user privacy, which has become one of Apple’s rallying cries — that privacy is a fundamental human right. At the same time,

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