Democratic Leaders Take Hits From All Sides in NH Debate

(Bloomberg) -- The Democratic presidential candidates piled onto the surging Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg Friday in the first debate since voting for the 2020 nomination began, saying Sanders’ approach to governing was unrealistic and Buttigieg was unprepared for the job.The candidates met for the first time since the Iowa results shook up the Democratic field, making Buttigieg and Sanders the top targets as Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren struggled for momentum.Biden, who came in fourth in ...
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Sacred Native American site in Arizona blasted for border wall construction

The contractor installing President Donald Trump's border wall at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument is blasting a hill sacred to the O'Odham people.         [Author: Arizona Republic]
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Australia: What General Counsel need to watch for in 2020 across the technology, media and telecommunication industries - Corrs Chambers Westgarth

2020 could see significant regulatory and legal changes in the technology, media and telecommunications industries.
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Dems Run Scared from Trump—and Each Other

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Donald Trump is dictating the terms of the 2020 Democratic primary. And if there was any doubt, it was dispelled within minutes during Friday night’s debate. Appearing just days before the New Hampshire primary and after the disastrous Iowa Caucuses, the seven White House aspirants spent a good chunk of their evening not debating each other but grappling with the muck that the president would throw at them.It started from the beginning with a simple question: would Trump effec...
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Vince Carter gets standing ovation, piece of the parquet in final game in Boston

We're more than halfway through the season and the Vince Carter farewell tour made one last stop in Boston. Carter, who will retire after this season - his 20th in the NBA, acknowledged that the reality that he's entering a new phase of life is slowly but surely setting in. There will surely be a number of things he'll miss about being an NBA player, including the Celtics fans.
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Renowned African musician says the TSA destroyed his priceless musical instrument at JFK Airport

A famed Malian musician took to social media on Wednesday to mourn the loss of a priceless instrument he claims was destroyed by the Transportation Security Administration at JFK Airport.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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5 takeaways from the Democratic debate in New Hampshire

Seven Democratic presidential candidates gathered in Manchester, N.H., on Friday night, sharing a stage for the first time since the Iowa caucuses.
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Amy Klobuchar’s Platform Is A Pie-In-The-Sky Fantasy

Republicans won't go for moderate ideas. Ask Merrick Garland.
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Here’s What Andrew Yang Gets Wrong About Systemic Racism

Yang refuted an argument from Sen. Elizabeth Warren that laws need to change in order to dismantle entrenched racism.
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The Biggest Takeaways from the New Hampshire Democratic Debate

With voting underway for the Democratic nomination, seven of the party’s presidential candidates met for a debate—and the collective anxiety was palpable. There’s no frontrunner, the president has just been acquitted for impeachment and voters still don’t know who won the first-in-the-nation Iowa caucuses. With rank-and-file Democrats desperate for a solid standard-bearer, the candidates rushed to argue they were the best bet to beat President Donald Trump, setting off a surreal meta-deb...
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XFL football set to return nearly two decades after folding

SHOWS: WASHINGTON, DC, UNITED STATES (FEBRUARY 7, 2020)(REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. CLOSEUP OF FOOTBALL WITH XFL AND DC DEFENDERS LOGO 2. DC DEFENDERS TEAM PRESIDENT ERIK A. MOSES SPEAKING AT NEWS CONFERENCE 3. (SOUNDBITE)(English) ERIK A. MOSES, DC DEFENDERS TEAM PRESIDENT, SAYING: "One of the things that we say about the XFL is that if you love football you're gonna love the XFL. It will be familiar football with a hundred yard field, moving the ball down the field four downs at a time that...
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Al Horford comments on new 3-pointer 'celebration'

In Friday night's win over the Grizzlies, a few fans grew frustrated after Horford missed his first three on the night. A smattering of boos could be heard. Horford, who's as even-keeled and reserved as they come, had an interesting celebration after knocking home his first trey of the game.
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How a healthy Robert Williams raises the Celtics' ceiling

It's been two months since we last saw Robert Williams defy the law of gravity and throw down an alley-oop slam. Ever since the Boston Celtics shut down Williams and his balky hip in early December, he's been largely out of sight. "I think one of the most important guys to our ceiling is Robert," Celtics coach Brad Stevens said Friday while assessing the team's lack of deadline activity.
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Maryland rallies to beat Illinois 75-66

With Illinois shredding Maryland's man-to-man defense, Terrapins coach Mark Turgeon switched to a zone - something the team rarely uses outside of practice. Anthony Cowan scored 20 points and Turgeon's ninth-ranked Maryland held on to beat No. 20 Illinois 75-66 on Friday night. The Terrapins (19-4, 9-3 Big Ten) took sole possession of first place in the conference with the win.
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Klobuchar was only 2020 hopeful to respond to this question

During the Democratic debate hosted by ABC News, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) addressed her concern about having a "Democratic socialist" at the top of the 2020 presidential ticket.
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Debate question silenced candidates. Then Klobuchar raised her hand

During the Democratic debate hosted by ABC News, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) addressed her concern about having a "Democratic socialist" at the top of the 2020 presidential ticket.
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The Playbook: How Each Candidate Approached The New Hampshire Debate

After the Iowa caucus disaster, each candidate came to the New Hampshire debate with something to prove. Whether it be to salvage a win or bury the loss, seven presidential hopefuls took the stage to sell themselves to primary voters. Here were their strategies:   #debate_table img { width: 100%; display: block; }#debate_table td { padding-bottom: 32px; }#debate_table td:first-child { width: 166px; padding-right: 16px; } @media screen and (max-width: 768px) { #debate_t...
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Democrats Let Michael Bloomberg Know He’s Not Welcome In The Democratic Primary

The former New York City mayor will likely appear at a debate in Nevada next month.
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Pete Buttigieg was targeted by his Democratic rivals in New Hampshire, and they hit him where he's weakest

Buttigieg struggles among African American voters, and the New Hampshire debate saw his Democratic presidential rivals focus on that weakness.
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New frontrunners take some punches, but throw them, too: 5 takeaways from the Democratic debate

The pace was faster and the attacks were harsher than in the previous debates, perhaps because the stakes have gotten higher as states begin to vote.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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ABC News analysts say debate was a 'breakthrough' for Amy Klobuchar, but Joe Biden 'had the worst night'

It was a great night for Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) at the New Hampshire debate, but not so much for former Vice President Joe Biden, ABC News' analysts say.After the conclusion of Friday's debate on ABC, the network quickly transitioned into commentary, with analyst Jonathan Karl praising Klobuchar first and foremost."I think this was a breakthrough night for Amy Klobuchar," Karl said. "This was by far her best debate."Martha Raddatz seemed to agree, noting that Klobuchar delivered an...
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Spanish Terrorist Is Extradited From Brazil After Decades on the Run

Carlos García Juliá, a fascist who took part in the 1977 Atocha massacre, was returned to a prison outside Madrid on Friday.
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GAME RECAP: Thunder 108, Pistons 101

Chris Paul scores 21 points as the Thunder get the win over the Pistons, 108-101.
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Seven top Democratic presidential candidates took the stage days ahead of the New Hampshire primary. Here's Chris Cillizza's best and worst from the night.

The seven top Democratic presidential candidates took the debate stage Friday night just days ahead of the New Hampshire primary, a back-and-forth affair that spoke to the stakes in the 2020 nomination fight.
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Chris Cillizza's winners and losers of the 8th Democratic debate

The seven top Democratic presidential candidates took the debate stage Friday night just days ahead of the New Hampshire primary, a back-and-forth affair that spoke to the stakes in the 2020 nomination fight.
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Tatum scores 32, helps Celtics hold off Hawks 112-107

As well as the Celtics have played lately, guard Marcus Smart believes they can play even better. Jayson Tatum had seven 3-pointers and scored 32 points to help Boston sneak out of TD Garden with a 112-107 win over struggling Atlanta on Friday night. But with eight of the Celtics' next nine against teams currently in playoff contention, Smart knows there won't be any room for lapses over the next few weeks.
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Biden asks crowd to stand and applaud Vindman

Vice President Joe Biden asked the audience of ABC's Democratic presidential debate to stand for Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a key impeachment witness President Trump fired hours before the debate.
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Pete Buttigieg Attacked From Start To Finish

Fresh off his strong showing in the Iowa caucuses, Buttigieg had a bigger target on his back.
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