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US stocks drop 7% as oil war and coronavirus fears slam markets

An oil price war triggered by the spreading coronavirus sent already anxious…

South by Southwest festival canceled over virus fears

Announcement made in response to public pressure, low participation

Elizabeth Warren will drop out of presidential race

WASHINGTON — Elizabeth Warren has decided to drop out of the presidential…

Biden’s Super Tuesday surge proves real, deflating Sanders’ run

Joe Biden spent a year limping through the Democratic campaign, shadowed by questions about his ability to win the presidential nomination.

Bernie Sanders wins California on Super Tuesday

California, the marquee prize of the 14-state voting bonanza of Super Tuesday, has sided with Sen. Bernie Sanders

Coronavirus deaths in U.S. increase; official warns of many more cases

World Health Organization officials warned the virus could be far more dangerous than the flu

Joe Biden edges Bernie Sanders in Minnesota presidential primary

Former Vice President Joe Biden won a surprising come-from-behind victory in the Minnesota Democratic presidential primary Tuesday night

Update: Biden wins eight states, Sanders takes three on Super Tuesday

Biden, who had been all but written off after a stumbling start in early contests, swept across much of the South

Washington state patient becomes first person in US to die from COVID-19

One person in King County has died due to a novel coronavirus…

Court temporarily blocks Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy

A federal appeals court decided 2-1 on Friday to block a Trump…

Newsom says state to expand testing capacity for coronavirus

Health officials mobilizing resources after case of unknown origin reported in Solano County

Harvey Weinstein verdict: Jurors took women’s harrowing testimony to heart

To some legal experts, the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault trial came down…

Bernie Sanders wins Nevada caucuses, with Joe Biden running a distant second

LAS VEGAS — Bernie Sanders won a commanding victory in the Nevada…

Becerra sues Trump administration over Delta water diversions

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra sued President Donald Trump’s administration in federal…

Senate acquits Trump; Romney breaks with GOP

The Senate on Wednesday acquitted President Donald Trump of abusing the power of his office and obstructing Congress’ investigation into his conduct

Trump’s State of the Union on eve of impeachment vote a surreal spectacle

His impeachment ordeal nearly but not quite over, President Donald Trump appeared…

Senate votes against calling witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

The Senate voted narrowly Friday to bring the impeachment trial of President…

Trump administration declares health emergency over coronavirus

People less than 14 days removed from traveling in Hubei province will be subject to a two-week quarantine

Supreme Court allows Trump’s ‘public charge’ rule to proceed

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that the Trump administration can implement…