Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Photo: AP

Michael Bloomberg for president? Billionaire keeps options open with bid for Democratic primary in Alabama

  • The former New York City mayor faces an uphill battle to the nomination if he makes the leap to become a formal Democratic candidate
  • The decision to run would be an about-face for Bloomberg, 77, who announced in March that he would not seek the White House
Topic |   US Presidential Election 2020

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Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Photo: AP
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US Senator Kamala Harris, who is running for the Democratic presidential nomination, is seen campaigning in South Carolina on Saturday. Photo: The Augusta Chronicle via AP

Three more US senators back Hong Kong bill, including presidential candidate Kamala Harris

  • Kamala Harris, a Democrat, joined nearly a third of her Senate colleagues in cosponsoring the legislation, which has already passed in the US House
  • The proposed law would place economic sanctions on people the US deem to have violated the terms of Hong Kong’s autonomy from mainland China
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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US Senator Kamala Harris, who is running for the Democratic presidential nomination, is seen campaigning in South Carolina on Saturday. Photo: The Augusta Chronicle via AP
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