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Who won, who lost and the biggest takeaways from the South Carolina debate

*/ ]]> Elizabeth Warren said what they were all thinking: “Bernie is winning right now.” Bernie Sanders’ momentum coming out of New Hampshire and Nevada made him a target from the moment Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate [...]

Coronavirus Live Updates: Europe Threatened as Disease Spreads from Italy

As new cases soar in South Korea, a U.S. soldier there tests positive. South Korea on Wednesday reported 115 new cases of the new coronavirus, bringing the total to 1,261 from 1,146. It is the largest outbreak outside of China. Eighty-two [...]

Sanders under fire in South Carolina from all directions

*/ ]]> Joe Biden’s campaign is airing a new digital ad in South Carolina accusing Bernie Sanders of trying to undermine Barack Obama’s 2012 reelection by threatening to primary him. Pete Buttigieg was on TV in South Carolina hitting [...]

Pete Buttigieg, Chasten Buttigieg benefited from Trump tax cut

President Trump’s signature tax overhaul delivered savings to Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg and his new husband compared with what they would have paid under previous rates, a review of the couple’s 2018 return shows. That [...]

Five takeaways from the latest 2020 finance numbers

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was the only non-billionaire candidate with eight figures in his bank account at the start of February. | David McNew/Getty Images */ ]]> Democrats’ money is flying out the door [...]

Bloomberg offers to release three women from hush pacts

Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg. | John Moore/Getty Images */ ]]> Mike Bloomberg’s presidential campaign said Friday that he identified three confidentiality agreements with women related to alleged comments [...]

Warren taunts Bloomberg with document to release his employees from NDAs

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren. | Ethan Miller/Getty Images */ ]]> Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Thursday urged Mike Bloomberg to sign a document that the Massachusetts senator drafted [...]

Coming Tonight: Live Updates & Analysis from the Nevada Democratic Debate

In case you’ve lost track, there will be 6 candidates on stage tonight: former Vice President Joe Biden; former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg; Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota; Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont; Sen. Elizabeth [...]

Bloomberg’s anti-Trump machine wins praise from Senate Dems

*/ ]]> Senate Democrats aren’t ready to make Mike Bloomberg president. But they sure don’t mind him spending a slice of his personal fortune on ads targeting President Donald Trump. The billionaire former New York mayor is rising in [...]

I Covered Blago’s Trial From Start To Finish. Trump’s Commutation Isn’t Crazy.

*/ ]]> CHICAGO – The day of Rod Blagojevich’s sentencing in late 2011, I was a federal courts reporter for the Chicago Sun-Times. I was also extremely pregnant, days from my due date. A gracious deputy marshal gave me a primo seat in [...]