Pete Buttigieg left Nevada gunning for Bernie Sanders before it's too late

Pete Buttigieg went hard after Bernie Sanders Saturday night, as the window narrows for another Democrat to stop Sanders from getting the nomination.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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LIVE RESULTS: Bernie Sanders wins the Nevada caucus, a critical victory fueling a striking delegate advantage

Sanders has now won the popular vote in the first three primary contests and holds his biggest lead yet in the diverse state of Nevada.
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Ladder to safety: Syrians eye escape over Turkey border

Abu Jabber has a plan to escape the Syrian regime's advance: he has built a ladder from rusty metal for him and his 11 children to climb over the Turkish border wall. Six months ago, the family fled deadly fighting in Idlib province of northwest Syria, seeking shelter near the border village of Kafr Lusin, where dozens of families live in an informal camp for the displaced. Newcomers live in tents while others, like Abu Jabber, his children and his parents, have built makeshift homes at the fo...
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Flat-Earther Daredevil Killed in California Desert Rocket Crash

A daredevil and “flat earther” was killed Saturday while trying to launch himself 5,000 into the air on steam-powered, homemade rocket in the California desert. The San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department confirmed that a man had died in Barstow after a “rocket crashed in the open desert during a rocket launch event” but but did not identify the victim. But the Science Channel, which was filming the launch for its new series Homemade Astronauts confirmed that well-known amateur rocket-mak...
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Nevada caucuses live updates: Bernie Sanders wins Nevada Democratic caucuses

The candidates — not including Mike Bloomberg, who is not on the ballot — competed for the state's 36 pledged delegates.
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Warren rallies packed Seattle crowd, slams Bloomberg

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren rallied a rowdy crowd in Seattle Saturday night as ballots for Washington state's March 10 presidential primary began arriving in mailboxes of the state’s nearly 4.5 million voters. The Massachusetts senator congratulated Sanders on winning and thanked Nevada for keeping her in the fight.
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Precarious Dakar tenants face eviction as rents rise

After months of threats from his landlord, visits to the police and a court hearing, Djibril Diagne came home on New Year's Day to find the water had been cut off. Today, Diagne, his second wife and five children use outdoor taps to wash and cook. The tenants above and below him have both left, says the 64-year-old electrician, from a faux-leather armchair in his threadbare living room.
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Opinion: A nervous Nevada avoids an Iowa-like debacle

Tom Steyer haunts my daughter's dreams. Saturday morning my 10-year-old daughter walked into my bedroom to report her dream that Steyer had come to Reno, like a billionaire bogeyman, creating panic and chaos on caucus day.
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A nervous Nevada avoids an Iowa-like debacle

"Thank God it's over," writes Nevadan Edwin Lyngar, who helped count votes in his precinct -- and was delighted to see it go unashamedly progressive. "I think we are such a strong representation of America as a whole," he writes of his state.
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'Mad Mike' Hughes dies while attempting to launch a homemade rocket

"Mad Mike" Hughes died during an attempt to launch his homemade rocket Saturday.
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Daredevil 'Mad Mike' Hughes dies while attempting to launch a homemade rocket

Daredevil "Mad Mike" Hughes died during an attempt to launch his homemade rocket Saturday.
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Navarrete dominates Santisima to retain WBO super bantamweight title

Emanuel Navarrete dominated Jeo Santisima on the way to an 11th-round technical knockout Saturday to retain his World Boxing Organization super-bantamweight world title. Mexico's Navarrete made his fifth defense of the crown in convincing style against the Filipino challenger, who was a heavy underdog fighting for a world title for the first time. After a conservative start, Navarrete began to ramp up the pressure in the third round.
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Stanley shoots Duke past Hokies

Duke beat Virginia Tech 88-64 on Saturday night. Matthew Hurt added 16 points and a season-high 10 rebounds for the Blue Devils (23-4, 13-3 Atlantic Coast Conference), who bounced back from an 88-66 loss at North Carolina State on Wednesday night. I think we grew as a group this week,” Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said.
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Rihanna Talks Allyship At 2020 NAACP Image Awards: ‘Tell Your Friends To Pull Up’

The singer and fashion and beauty mogul accepted the group's President’s Award at the ceremony in Pasadena, California.
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Rangers beat Sharks 3-2, stretch win streak to 3 games

Jesper Fast scored twice, Igor Shesterkin made 44 saves and the New York Rangers won their third straight game, 3-2 over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night. Mika Zibanejad also scored and Artemi Panarin extended his point streak to eight games with two assists as the Rangers won for the seventh time in eight games. ''We want to make it hard for management to split this group,'' Fast said when asked about the looming NHL trade deadline.
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UNLV hands No. 4 San Diego State its first loss, 66-63

It was the first time it happened, so it doesn't feel good,'' Flynn said moments after the fired-up UNLV Runnin' Rebels beat SDSU 66-63 on Saturday night, snapping the Aztecs' 26-game winning streak and ending their run as the nation's only undefeated team. Well we tasted defeat for the first time and it doesn't taste very good,'' coach Brian Dutcher said. Anybody that was saying they thought a loss would be good for the Aztecs, we don't feel tha...
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NJ Gov. Phil Murphy to undergo surgery for a tumor on his kidney

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy plans to undergo surgery in early March to have a tumor removed from his kidney and is expected to make a full recovery.         [Author: NorthJersey]
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Bernie blows the casino doors off in Nevada

Sen. Bernie Sanders continued his methodical march to the Democratic nomination on Saturday with a blowout victory in Nevada over his chief rivals. As was the case after Iowa and New Hampshire, none of his competitors has a clear path to the nomination, even though Sanders only has a slim delegate lead with a tiny percentage of all delegates allocated. And crucially, Sanders broke through the polling ceiling that seemed to hang over his campaign in Iowa and New Hampshire, not only beating expect...
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Grave of slain Iraq commander, a new anti-US magnet

Clad in black, they joined wailing women and men beating their chests in grief at Wadi al-Salam (valley of peace), an ever expanding cemetery. All eyes were on the grave of Iraqi paramilitary commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis. Killed alongside top Iranian general Qasem Soleimani in a US drone strike in Baghdad on January 3, Muhandis is now revered as a martyred icon of anti-American resistance.
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Man Accused Of Arson, Attempted Murder After Vallejo Garage Fire

VALLEJO (CBS13) — A man is behind bars suspected of arson and the attempted murder of a former girlfriend and her elderly mother in Vallejo, authorities said. The Vallejo Police Department said American Canyon resident Neil Coates, 29, was arrested in connection with a fire that happened at around 5:15 a.m. Saturday morning in the 100 block of Spencer Street. Firefighters found a detached garage on fire and were able to stop the flames from spreading to the main residence. Officials said a forme...
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China reports fewer coronavirus cases outside epicenter, cases surge in South Korea

SHANGHAI/SEOUL (Reuters) - China reported another fall in new coronavirus infections outside of its epicenter on Sunday, but world health officials warned it was too early to make predictions about the outbreak as new cases and fears of contagion increased elsewhere. China's health commission confirmed 648 new infections - higher than a day earlier - but only 18 were outside of Hubei province, the lowest number outside of the epicenter since authorities started publishing data a month ago. Jap...
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Bernie Sanders had a convincing victory, but the women in the race had a tough time, according to Chris Cillizza's extended look at the night

The Nevada caucuses -- the third vote of the 2020 Democratic nomination fight -- are over.
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Analysis: Winners and losers from Nevada caucuses

The Nevada caucuses -- the third vote of the 2020 Democratic nomination fight -- are over.
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Bernie Sanders had a convincing victory, but Warren and Klobuchar had a tough time, according to Chris Cillizza's extended look at the night

The Nevada caucuses -- the third vote of the 2020 Democratic nomination fight -- are over.
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Trump Security Adviser Unsurprisingly Says He’s Seen No Evidence Of Russia Helping Trump

O’Brien denied that Russia is trying to interfere in Trump's favor, and brought up Sanders' 1988 honeymoon in Moscow.
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The Three Types of People You Meet at a Caucus

There’s the democracy-in-action proselytizer, the resigned skeptic and the thoroughly bewildered. All made their way to Coronado High School in Nevada to help pick a presidential nominee.
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WATCH: Bruins' David Pastrnak scores filthy breakaway goal vs. Canucks

David Pastrnak just continues to amaze. In the first period of Saturday night's game vs. the Vancouver Canucks, Pastrnak got the Boston Bruins on the board with an absolute beauty of a goal. Matt Grzelcyk fed Pastrnak a perfect stretch pass, and the league's leading goal scorer did the rest.
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Judge Blocks Plan To Move Coronavirus Patients To California City For Quarantine

The court temporarily halted the federal government from sending up to 50 people to Costa Mesa.
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NHL notebook: Caps’ Ovechkin scores 700th goal in loss

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin became the eighth member of the NHL's 700-goal club on Saturday after scoring 4:50 into the third period during a 3-2 loss to the New Jersey Devils in Newark, N.J. Ovechkin, 34, scored his milestone goal after unleashing a one-timer from the right circle that sailed past goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood. The three-time Hart Trophy recipient's 42nd goal of the season tied the contest at 2 and allowed him to join Wayne Gretzky, Gordie Howe, Jaromir...
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Warren insults Bloomberg after Nevada

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren used her speech following the Nevada caucuses to go after opponent Michael Bloomberg's height.
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