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58 degrees. We have partly cloudy skies in Boston. It is five o'clock on this Wednesday morning. This hour of news is brought to you by Rabin. Oh, and laying wealth partners. Thanks for joining us. I'm Jim McKay. And here's what's happening. Preaching a message of strength. President Trump continues to push forward with his campaign messaging on trying to get people to take on the virus head on the greatest country in the world. We're going back. We're going back to work Toby out front. Now The president is showing signs of improvement, according to his doctors, but is also still being treated for covert 19 yesterday, stocks dropping sharply on the news. The president called off talks with Democrats on Capitol Hill on another Corona virus stimulus bill. CBS's Steve Dorsey has more on that from Washington in a Siri's of tweets. President Trump says he told his top aides to shelve talks with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in a Corona virus stimulus bill until after the Election, he says he's asked Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to instead focus on confirming his Supreme Court nominee, Judge Amy Kuney Barrett. In recent days, Pelosi had been negotiating another relief package, with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and the president, also promising to be back on the campaign trail soon. The next presidential debate is in Miami a week from tomorrow. Will his prognosis clear him to step on the stage? By then? ABC is Karen Travers doesn't Trump on Twitter says he plans to attend the second presidential debate scheduled for next Thursday, October 15th in Miami, the president writing quote, it will be great. The debate is taking place exactly two weeks from the day Mr Trump tested positive for Corona virus. His doctors have not said publicly when he'd be able to get back out on the trail. But his campaign tells ABC Residents. Intention is to debate Joe Biden next week. Karen Travers, ABC NEWS Washington, Meantime, tonight from Salt Lake City, Utah, Vice President Mike Pence, squaring off against Senator Kamala Harris for the vice presidential debate Cove in 19, of course, front and center even days before they take to the stage, ABC Soran shot Tonight's debate venue on the campus of the University of Utah Commission of Presidential Debates honoring here's his request for Plexi Glass after President Trump Scene with Pence last week tested positive for Kobe 19. And his team saying it Senator Harris wants to use a fortress around herself have at it Caress his team shooting back in a tweet that Pence is in charge of the Kobe 19 task force and should be advocating for a two but Pence his team flip flopping all day now, saying they're open to a discussion on having Plexi glass in front of both candidates during the debate, and remember, you can hear that debate tonight Live on W. B Z News radio with Vice President Mike Pence and Senator Comma Harris from Utah. Starting at nine PM, and of course you can stream it on the I heart radio app the loss of a rock icon. Eddie Van Halen, the legendary artist and guitarist for the band that bared his name. Van Halen died on Tuesday at the age of 65. The tributes continue to pour in from around the world. Have been suffering cancer from cancer. He died with his family.

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