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What the Mike Bloomberg pile-on says about Bernie Sanders' frontrunner status in Nevada – and beyond What the Mike Bloomberg pile-on says about Bernie Sanders' frontrunner status in Nevada – and beyond
From the outset of Wednesday's boxing match of a debate in Las Vegas, Democrats piled on Mike Bloomberg and never relented, forcing the billionaire former New York mayor to clumsily explain his controversial stop-and-frisk policy, history of sexual harassment complaints from women and the exorbitant amount of his own fortune he has pumped into his campaign. Bloomberg hadn't debated before telev...
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Democratic Debate: Bloomberg says he’s ‘fan’ of Obamacare – but Biden suggests a fact chec Democratic Debate: Bloomberg says he’s ‘fan’ of Obamacare – but Biden suggests a fact chec
Michael Bloomberg gave glimpses Wednesday into his stance on health care, in between pointed questions about his record on policing practices and treatment of his female employees. In his first appearance on the Democratic debate stage, Bloomberg disputed rival Joe Biden's charge that he'd previously called the Affordable Care Act a disgrace. The Democratic presidential hopeful described hims...
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Nevada Democratic debate: Who made the stage, how to watch, and what to expect Nevada Democratic debate: Who made the stage, how to watch, and what to expect
WASHINGTON – Six Democratic presidential candidates are taking the debate stage Wednesday night ahead of Nevada’s caucuses on Saturday. The Democratic primary debate is being held at the Paris Theater in Las Vegas. It includes several candidates who are no strangers to the debate stage, but the addition of former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg for the first time is expected to bring with...
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Federal judges' association calls emergency meeting after DOJ intervenes in case of Trump ally Roger Stone Federal judges' association calls emergency meeting after DOJ intervenes in case of Trump ally Roger Stone
WASHINGTON – A national association of federal judges has called an emergency meeting Tuesday to address growing concerns about the intervention of Justice Department officials and President Donald Trump in politically sensitive cases, the group’s president said Monday. Philadelphia U.S. District Judge Cynthia Rufe, who heads the independent Federal Judges Association, said the group “could not...
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Trump says he may stop allowing aides to listen to foreign leader calls following infamous Ukraine call Trump says he may stop allowing aides to listen to foreign leader calls following infamous Ukraine call
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said Thursday he is considering ending the practice of allowing aides and administration officials to listen in on calls with foreign leaders, after a whistleblower complaint over his phone conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky triggered his impeachment. "That’s what they’ve done over the years when you call a foreign leader, people listen...
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Bernie Sanders wins New Hampshire, while Buttigieg, Klobuchar finishes are keeping the field muddled Bernie Sanders wins New Hampshire, while Buttigieg, Klobuchar finishes are keeping the field muddled
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders edged former South Bend, Indiana, mayor Pete Buttigieg in New Hampshire's first-in-the-nation primary Tuesday, a closer-than-expected finish that leaves the race for the Democratic presidential nomination still muddled. Sanders topped Buttigieg by about a point when the Associated Press declared him the winner just before midnight. Minnesota Sen. A...
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Trump says it's 'illegal' for Pelosi to tear up his State of the Union address. Experts say that's not true Trump says it's 'illegal' for Pelosi to tear up his State of the Union address. Experts say that's not true
WASHINGTON – Departing the White House Friday afternoon, President Donald Trump asserted that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi "broke the law" in tearing up her copy of his State of Union address after he concluded his remarks Tuesday. “Well I thought it was a terrible thing when she ripped up the speech. First of all, it’s an official document. You’re not allowed. It’s illegal what she did. She bro...
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‘We went through hell.’ Trump attacks Democrats as ‘evil’ as he celebrates impeachment acquittal ‘We went through hell.’ Trump attacks Democrats as ‘evil’ as he celebrates impeachment acquittal
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump used a White House ceremony Thursday to celebrate his impeachment acquittal, saying he had "been through hell" in a process he blamed on "leakers and liars" who had unfairly accused him of misconduct in his dealings with Ukraine. After entering the formal East Room to the anthem "Hail to the Chief," Trump praised Republican lawmakers and his legal team as "wa...
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First US case of coronavirus transmitted person-to-person is confirmed First US case of coronavirus transmitted person-to-person is confirmed
As the death toll from the coronavirus climbed to 170, U.S. health officials on Thursday reported the first U.S. case of person-to-person spread of the virus – the husband of a Chicago woman who recently came down with the illness after visiting China. The woman, who is in her 60s, was hospitalized after being diagnosed with the illness following her return from Wuhan, China, the epicenter of t...
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Kobe Bryant: Basketball legend dies in helicopter crash Kobe Bryant: Basketball legend dies in helicopter crash
US basketball legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna are among nine people killed in a helicopter crash in the city of Calabasas, California. Bryant, 41, and Gianna, 13, were travelling in a private helicopter when it came down and burst into flames. The LA county sheriff said there were no survivors. Bryant, a five-time NBA champion, played for the LA Lakers throughout his career and...
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