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Sanders poised to be top target at debate amid newly solidified front-runner status
Seven Democrats are poised to face off in the 10th primary debate, including front-runner Bernie Sanders and billionaire Mike Bloomberg, in his second debate appearance.
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Robert Iger, longtime Disney chief, steps down as CEO
Robert Iger, the Walt Disney Company's longtime CEO, is leaving his post, the company announced Tuesday.
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Pompeo: US, Taliban deal 'historic opportunity,' but women's rights up to Afghans
"So far," a deal among the U.S., the Taliban and the Afghan government
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Both GOP and Democratic lawmakers slam Trump admin as unprepared for coronavirus
Both Democrats and Republicans hammered Trump administration officials on Tuesday as unprepared and asking for too little money to deal with the coronavirus crisis.
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Study begins in US to test possible coronavirus treatment
The first clinical trial in the U.S. of a possible coronavirus treatment is underway in Nebraska and is eventually expected to include 400 patients at 50 locations around the world
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Donald Trump accuses Supreme Court justices of bias in first attack as president
President Trump demanded that two sitting Supreme Court justices recuse from all Trump-related matters, insisting without evidence that they have treated him unfairly.
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Pompeo accuses China and Iran of censoring information about coronavirus outbreaks
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday accused China and Iran of censoring information about coronavirus outbreaks, risking a worldwide spread.
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Dow Jones plunges for 2nd straight day on coronavirus fears
The Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered a second consecutive day of losses Tuesday.
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Trump maintains Russian interference in 2020 election is about Sanders
Questions about Russian interference in the 2020 presidential election continue to loom over both the president’s reelection campaign and the Democratic primary.
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World's oldest man dies at 112, days after Guinness World Records celebration
Chitetsu Watanabe, 112, was honored by Guinness World Records earlier this month as the world's oldest living male.
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9/11 memorial vandalized less than a week after town's other landmarks were defaced
The 9/11 memorial in Plymouth was vandalized less than a week after Plymouth Rock was defaced.
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Court closes courthouse door on slain Mexican teen's family
The Supreme Court is ruling 5-4 to close the courthouse door on the parents of a Mexican teenager who was shot dead over the border by an American agent
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Harvey Weinstein accuser Mimi Haley recounts 'terrifying' moment she took the stand
Harvey Weinstein accuser Miriam "Mimi" Haley is speaking out one day after testifying against the disgraced movie mogul.
Trump says coronavirus 'under control' in US, problem going to 'go away'
President Trump, speaking in India, said Tuesday that while the coronavirus is a "very serious thing" but is "under control" in the U.S. and will "go away."
President Trump hails Weinstein conviction as 'victory' for women
The movie mogul was convicted of sexual assault and of rape in the third degree.
Winter storm moving East with heavy snow
A complex storm system is strengthening in the Heartland and will be moving east over the next two days.
Student airlifted to hospital after alleged altercation with teacher over a juice box
An 11-year-old boy was airlifted to a hospital and received six stitches to his forehead after an alleged altercation with his teacher during the school day.
Citizenship riots in Delhi turn deadly while Trump talks up religious unity in India
As Trump talked up the religious unity of India, deadly sectarian protests in Delhi claimed at least seven lives, including a police officer.
WATCH: Couple wires $800K to scammer
The money, intended for a down payment on a home, is now in the hands of a hacker tied to an account in Singapore.
Former president of Egypt Hosni Mubarak dies at 91
Egypt's former strongman Hosni Mubarak, who was toppled by a popular revolt in 2011, has died at the age of 91, the country's state TV said on Tuesday. Mubarak has been in an intensive care for over a month after undergoing surgery, according to his son Alaa. He was largely confined to his home in the last few years before his death. This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.
White House requesting $1.25B as part of $2.5B plan to fight coronavirus
The White House is requesting $1.25 billion in emergency funding from Congress as part of a total commitment of $2.5 billion to fight the novel coronavirus.
Man wants conviction Klobuchar stood behind for 17 years tossed
A report revealed that the case was littered with inconsistencies.
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Vanessa Bryant's full remarks at Kobe and Gianna's memorial
Vanessa Bryant gave a nearly 20-minute speech in front of a packed house at the Staples Center to honor the lives of her husband and daughter, sharing intimate details.
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Men hire lawyer over alleged abuse by university doctor
Several men who allege sexual abuse by a deceased University of Michigan doctor have retained a California law firm that's representing dozens of accusers who sued Ohio State University in a similar case
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TSA bans employees from using TikTok to create content for the agency
The Transportation Security Administration has banned its employees from using TikTok after facing pressure from lawmakers over the social media platform's ties to China.
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GOP lawmakers walkout after climate bill advances
The latest so-called cap-and-trade bill calls for reducing greenhouse emission.
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11-year-old girl brings AR-15 to hearing on gun legislation
An 11-year-old girl toting a loaded AR-15 assault weapon appeared Monday with her grandfather, who is supporting legislation that would allow visitors to Idaho who can legally possess firearms to carry a concealed handgun within city limits
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Trail runner breaks leg, crawls for more than 10 hours to reach rescuers
A trail runner who broke his leg on a frigid Washington mountain facilitated his own rescue by crawling for more than 10 hours to reach help.
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Thomas criticizes a previous high court opinion - his own
His evolving views about federal agencies is a growing conservative movement.
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Celebrities react to Harvey Weinstein verdict
Harvey Weinstein's conviction Monday was a bittersweet moment for many of his accusers and others involved in the #MeToo movement.
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