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21 Feb 11:21pm Washington Post: Trump furious after officials let Americans with coronavirus return to US from Japan
President Donald Trump became enraged with senior advisers this week when 14 Americans who tested positive for the coronavirus were brought back to the US from Japan after he had been told they would remain quarantined overseas, administration officials told The Washington Post.
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21 Feb 11:06pm Anderson Cooper challenges Rod Blagojevich claims in heated interview
Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich on Friday declared himself a "political prisoner" in a contentious interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper over the substantial evidence prosecutors used to convict him on a host of public corruption charges.
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21 Feb 10:39pm Updated Sanders told Russia is trying to help his campaign
US officials have told Sen. Bernie Sanders that Russia is trying to help his presidential campaign as part of their efforts to meddle with the Democratic primary contest, people familiar with the matter told The Washington Post.
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21 Feb 10:09pm Updated Justice Department unease with Barr goes beyond Stone case
In recent months, as Attorney General William Barr stood on the sidelines of President Donald Trump's impeachment drama, he noted to associates how problematic the episode was for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. As details about the President's dealing with Ukraine surfaced, Pompeo became engulfed in the drama, and Barr and associates remarked how damaging it was to Pompeo's reputation inside the State Department.
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21 Feb 10:02pm Melania Trump next in long line of first ladies to visit India
For decades, America's first ladies have made India an essential global visit, a sort of rite of passage for the job, either alone or in a supporting role with the president.
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21 Feb 9:40pm Updated Buttigieg hits Sanders by name over health care in new South Carolina TV ad
Pete Buttigieg will begin airing a new television ad in South Carolina on Friday night that attacks Sen. Bernie Sanders by name over his "Medicare for All" health care plan.
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21 Feb 9:27pm Updated Supreme Court allows rule to take effect that could reshape legal immigration
A 5-4 Supreme Court is allowing a rule that would make it more difficult for immigrants to obtain legal status if they use public benefits like food stamps and housing vouchers to go into effect in every state.
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21 Feb 8:27pm When women die in childbirth, these are the fathers left behind
They are members of an unnecessarily large fraternity.
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21 Feb 7:57pm Mexican man charged with acting as a Russian agent ordered to remain behind bars
The Mexican national accused of being a Russian agent in the United States was ordered to remain in custody by a federal judge during a hearing Friday in Miami.
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21 Feb 7:28pm Updated Bloomberg says women can be released from confidentiality agreements
Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said Friday that women covered by three nondisclosure agreements who had made complaints against him can be released from those pacts if they contact his company.
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21 Feb 7:14pm Updated The Point: The 5 most likely scenarios in the Nevada caucuses
The third vote of the 2020 Democratic presidential primary is set for Saturday afternoon, when Nevadans head to caucus sites around the state.
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21 Feb 7:13pm DHS will waive contracting laws for first time to speed up construction of border wall
The Department of Homeland Security announced this week that it will waive several contracting laws, an unprecedented step that is intended to speed up wall construction on the US-Mexico border.
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21 Feb 5:20pm Updated Washington Post: US officials told Sanders that Russia is trying to help his campaign
US officials have told Sen. Bernie Sanders that Russia is trying to help his presidential campaign as part of their efforts to meddle with the Democratic primary contest, people familiar with the matter told The Washington Post.
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21 Feb 5:12pm Gulf between Democrats and Republicans on health care widens: Kaiser
Health care is a big issue for Democratic voters this year. But for Republicans, not so much.
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21 Feb 4:45pm Mike Bloomberg wants to stop Bernie Sanders. He may be doing the opposite.
Mike Bloomberg got into the Democratic primary, in large part, to stop Bernie Sanders.
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21 Feb 4:41pm Updated Ousted acting spy chief Maguire formally resigns from US government
Former acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire has formally resigned from US government service, a source familiar with the matter tells CNN.
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21 Feb 4:12pm Updated Joe Biden faces a key test -- and intense competition -- as the South Carolina primary nears
After a few hymns, two Scripture readings and a rousing gospel song from the choir, Malcolm Kenyatta took the microphone at Reid Chapel AME Church here on a recent Sunday to address more worldly affairs: the state's fast-approaching Democratic presidential primary.
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21 Feb 3:41pm No Scrubs: TLC to perform at Tom Steyer rally
Iconic R&B group TLC is not endorsing the candidate, however
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21 Feb 3:08pm The Point: Why Democrats are hurtling toward a nightmare convention scenario
At Wednesday night's debate, the six top 2020 Democratic candidates were asked whether the one of them with the most delegates at the end of the presidential primary process should be the nominee -- even if that person didn't have a majority of the delegates.
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21 Feb 2:27pm Updated Heated Intelligence briefing relayed to Trump by House Republican allies
Republican lawmakers vocally objected to an intelligence briefing assessment that Russia prefers President Donald Trump to win in 2020 — and Rep. Devin Nunes of California, a close Trump ally, told the President about the election meddling briefing, according to a person familiar with the matter afterward.
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21 Feb 2:16pm Updated How prosecutors walked back some of their walk back on Stone
Prosecutor John Crabb Jr. approached Judge Amy Berman Jackson sheepishly at first.
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21 Feb 1:49pm John Legend to campaign for Elizabeth Warren in South Carolina
Musician John Legend will campaign for Sen. Elizabeth Warren in South Carolina next week, appearing in at least two events for the Massachusetts Democrat in Orangeburg and Charleston on Wednesday.
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21 Feb 1:12pm Forget Nevada. Almost 2 million votes have already been cast in Super Tuesday states
Super Tuesday is still more than a week away, but almost 2 million ballots have already been cast -- including in delegate-rich California and Texas.
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21 Feb 1:08pm Updated Florida legislature passes bill requiring parental consent for minors to have abortion
The Florida legislature passed a state bill requiring pregnant minors to get consent from a parent or legal guardian for an abortion, sending the bill to the governor's desk.
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21 Feb 1:05pm Analysis: Why Nevada could surprise us
Finding a public poll of the Nevada caucuses has been like trying to find a needle in a haystack.
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21 Feb 12:00pm Perez under pressure: the DNC chairman is in the hot seat as Nevada caucuses loom
As Iowa Democratic Party officials struggled with an epic meltdown on the night of February 3, unable to tally the results of their first in the nation caucuses with their new app, Democratic National Committee chairman Tom Perez was a thousand miles away at his Washington headquarters on Capitol Hill.
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21 Feb 9:45am Updated 2020 Democratic contenders plead for cash after draining their accounts
The Democratic presidential contenders are racing to refill their campaign coffers -- following costly battles in the early nominating states and the looming Super Tuesday threat from New York tycoon Michael Bloomberg, who has plowed nearly half a billion dollars of his fortune into the fight to become the party's standard-bearer.
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21 Feb 9:30am Updated Why the President is attacking a Roger Stone juror, months after trial
Roger Stone was sentenced Thursday to 40 months in prison for lying to Congress and threatening a witness regarding his efforts for President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, but the legal battle isn't over.
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21 Feb 9:00am Updated Trump plans to name Florida official as homeland security adviser
President Donald Trump is planning to name a Florida official in charge of preparing the state for the effects of climate change as his homeland security adviser, sources familiar with the matter tell CNN.
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21 Feb 8:30am Updated Russia is looking to help Trump win, election security official told lawmakers
Intelligence officials warned lawmakers earlier this month that Russia was interfering in the 2020 presidential election in an attempt to get President Donald Trump reelected, five people familiar with the matter told The New York Times.
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21 Feb 8:03am Updated Bloomberg has pumped $464 million of his own fortune so far into White House bid
Billionaire Michael Bloomberg plowed more than $464 million into his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination through the end of January, his campaign announced Thursday -- blowing past all previous records for self-funding candidates in his quest to face President Donald Trump in November's general election.
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21 Feb 8:00am Updated Seven-day reduction in violence in Afghanistan to begin, US announces
A seven-day reduction in violence in Afghanistan, negotiated by the US and the Taliban, is set to begin Friday night local time, the US State Department announced.
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21 Feb 7:00am Trump campaign rallies stalk Democrats in 2020 preview
President Donald Trump spent his week thousands of miles from Washington, holding back-to-back rallies in Arizona and Colorado in a trip that will culminate with one more in Las Vegas the day before Saturday's Democratic caucuses.
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