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With debate debut, Bloomberg’s performance to be closely scrutinized

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis The two-hour debate in Las Vegas is scheduled to start at 9 p.m. E.T. Jointly hosted by NBC News, MSNBC, Noticias Telemundo and the Nevada Independent, the debate will be aired live on those channels and be available for streaming on those outlets’ websites. February […]

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Analysis: The stakes for each candidate in tonight’s debate

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis In this special debate day edition: The stakes for every candidate onstage, the ongoing health-care wars, and new polls that show Sanders in command. I hope you’re excited for another round of Medicare-for-all questions, and this is The Trailer. A cameraman walks across the stage […]

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Analysis: The stakes for each candidate in tonight’s debate

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis In this special debate day edition: The stakes for every candidate onstage, the ongoing health-care wars, and new polls that show Sanders in command. I hope you’re excited for another round of Medicare-for-all questions, and this is The Trailer. A cameraman walks across the stage […]

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Catholic diocese in Pennsylvania, facing new sex abuse lawsuits, becomes latest to file for bankruptcy

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis “The diocese was in need of right-sizing,” said the attorney, Matthew Haverstick. “Bankruptcy is really the responsible way to do it, so it can continue to do all the things it does, spiritually and charitably.” Pennsylvania sparked a wave of state investigations of Catholic dioceses […]

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Sanders surges into national lead in new Post-ABC poll

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Former South Bend, Ind., mayor Pete Buttigieg, who won the state-delegate-count battle in the Iowa caucuses and came a close second to Sanders in New Hampshire, is in single digits nationally, roughly even with Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), whose surprise third-place finish in New Hampshire […]

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Sanders to seek partial recount in Iowa as margin narrows

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis The Iowa Democratic Party said Pete Buttigieg, the former mayor of South Bend, Ind., would claim 563.207 state delegate equivalents, or SDEs, while Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) would claim 563.127. What had been a difference of 2.774 shrank to 0.08. The razor-thin margin is likely […]

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Visual Story: A look at those who received pardons and clemency

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis President Trump granted pardons to seven people and granted clemency to another four, including former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich and a former New York police commissioner Bernie Kerik. These 11 clemencies mark the largest number Trump has granted so far, but they barely make a […]

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Post-impeachment, Trump declares himself the ‘chief law enforcement officer’ of America

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Trump defended his actions, saying he has the right to shape the country’s legal systems as he sees fit. “I’m allowed to be totally involved,” he told reporters as he left Washington on Tuesday for a trip to California, Nevada and Arizona. “I’m actually, I […]