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Hawaii Rep. Gabbard Suspends Her Presidential Campaign And Backs Biden

Thursday, March 19, 2020

The Iraq war veteran, who has stirred controversy within her own party, failed to take off in the Democratic presidential primary.


'They're Feeling Invincible': White House Steps Up Warnings To Young Adults

Thursday, March 19, 2020

President Trump and top officials are giving younger citizens increasingly dire warnings about their ability to easily spread the coronavirus and fall seriously ill.


Democratic House Incumbent Ousted By Progressive Challenger In Illinois Primary

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Rep. Dan Lipinski, the moderate eight-term Democratic congressman, lost his primary to business consultant Marie Newman.


Ohio Primary Postponed At Last Minute Due To Coronavirus After Legal Struggle

Monday, March 16, 2020

The governor ultimately turned to a state public health official to issue an order shutting down the primary after a judge said postponing the vote at the last minute would set "a terrible precedent."


Joe Biden Spent Years Embracing Michigan. Now He Hopes Voters Return The Favor

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

As vice president, Biden visited Detroit nearly a dozen times, more than President Barack Obama. He was in Detroit again on Monday, this time campaigning before Michigan's Tuesday primary.


As Biden Campaigns In Michigan, Detroit Voters Could Be Key To His Fortunes

Monday, March 09, 2020

Former Vice President Joe Biden has a long history with Detroit, and his path to winning Michigan in the primary and in November could run through the city and its African American voters.


Buttigieg Suspends His Democratic Run For The Presidency

Monday, March 02, 2020

Pete Buttigieg, the former mayor of South Bend, Ind., announced Sunday night that he was suspending his presidential bid, as supporters were already gathering for a planned rally in Dallas.


'We Sent A Message': Pete Buttigieg Ends Historic Presidential Bid

Sunday, March 01, 2020

The 38-year-old rose from being mayor of a midsize Indiana city to mounting a serious Democratic presidential run. He was the first openly gay candidate to win delegates in a presidential race.


With An Election On The Horizon, Older Adults Get Help Spotting Fake News

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Middle and high schools have been adding courses about how to spot fake news. Older adults also struggle to sort disinformation online, but they have fewer resources tackling the problem.


How Some Are Trying To Teach Senior Citizens To Spot Fake News

Monday, February 24, 2020

Middle and high schools have been adding curricula about how to spot fake news. Older adults also struggle to sort disinformation online — but there are fewer resources tackling the problem.


Tech Entrepreneur Andrew Yang Drops Out Of 2020 Presidential Race

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Yang, who built his campaign around universal basic income, had risen from relative obscurity and built a loyal following of supporters.


Campaigning Takes A Negative Turn In Closing Days Of New Hampshire Race

Sunday, February 09, 2020

The top target is Pete Buttigieg. He faced a barrage of attacks as the other Democratic candidates seek to blunt his momentum from a strong showing in Iowa.


The Iowans Who Make The Caucuses Happen Behind The Scenes

Monday, February 03, 2020

Out of the spotlight of the presidential candidates, many Iowans help make the caucuses happen — people like volunteer caucus chairpeople, printmakers, host families and student journalists.


A Newfound Importance For A Longstanding Senate Tradition — The Candy Drawer

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

The longstanding tradition of stocking the Senate candy drawer takes on new importance as the impeachment trial kicks off this week — and is expected to go late into the night.


10 Years, One Shed: Building A Meticulous Musician's Debut

Thursday, January 09, 2020

"I'm a combination of a perfectionist and a snail," Khushi jokes. It took him 10 years to write Strange Seasons, which he ended up recording in a shed over the course of six years.


South Carolina Gets Green Light To Impose Medicaid Work Requirements

Friday, December 13, 2019

Under the new rules, most adults who qualify for Medicaid coverage will be required to prove they work at least 80 hours a month, or are doing other activities like volunteering or hunting for a job.


IBM Engineer Who Designed The Universal Product Code Dies At 94

Thursday, December 12, 2019

The bar code is now a packaging mainstay, but it probably wouldn't have worked without George Laurer.


India Passes Controversial Citizenship Bill That Would Exclude Muslims

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

The legislation would fast-track citizenship for scores of other immigrants living in the country.


Myanmar's Suu Kyi Denies Charges Of Genocide Against Rohingya Minority

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

The International Court of Justice is considering whether to grant a provisional measure that would protect Rohingya still living in Myanmar's Rakhine state.


Democratic Bill Aims To Block Title IX Rule Changes Pushed By Trump Administration

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The bill comes as the U.S. Department of Education is nearing the end of a lengthy rule-making process to revise rules that govern how universities that receive federal funding handle sexual assault.