Trump says the stock market is 'starting to look very good' after the Dow plunged over 1,000 points amid coronavirus fears

The comments come as the Trump administration prepares to request an emergency funding package from Congress to combat the coronavirus.
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As concern grows, China, South Korea report more virus cases

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Emotional Tributes Were Paid To NBA Legend Kobe Bryant During Memorial

Friends, family and fans mourned the death of retired basketball superstar Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna during Wednesday's public memorial in Los Angeles.
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Latest from Kobe Bryant memorial: Vanessa Bryant delivers emotional eulogy, Michael Jordan speaks

The world mourns Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, at a memorial service in their honor at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Follow for updates.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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HONOR 9X Pro with 6.59-inch FHD+ display, Kirin 810 7nm SoC, 48MP triple rear cameras announced for global markets

HUAWEI's HONOR brand has announced HONOR 9X Pro smartphone for the global markets after it was introduced in China back in June last year. It packs a 6.59-inch FHD+ no-notch LCD screen, is powered by Kirin 810 7nm SoC with GPU Turbo 9.0, 6GB RAM, NINE liquid cooling that can bring down the temperature by up to 5°C, still runs Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMIUI 9.1, but with HUAWEI Mobile Services (HMS), HUAWEI AppGallery app store instead of Google Play Services and Play Store with HUAWEI Assistant ...
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Closing Of Coal Power Plants Means Debates On What To Do With The Water They Used

As coal power plants close, the water they used will be freed up for other purposes. It can make a huge difference in the arid West. Who'll reap the potential windfalls of both water and money?
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Philadelphia Street Named After The Roots

The Roots have been a Philadelphia institution for decades. ?uestlove and Black Thought, the two original members who are still in the band, formed the Roots in 1987, when they were both students and a Philly performing-arts high school. They played their first show -- not counting street-corner busking -- at a 1989 talent show, … More »
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Polls: Voters see Sanders as best candidate to beat Trump, leads with black voters nationally

Two national Morning Consult polls show Sanders surging. In South Carolina, a state Biden needs to a win, a NBC News/Marist poll shows him narrowly ahead with African-Americans         [Author: USA TODAY]
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ACLU files suit to block "sanctuary cities" from outlawing abortion

In its filing, the ACLU claims the ordinances violate the constitution and mislead residents "as to whether individuals can in fact exercise their right to access abortion. "
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US Supreme Court upholds death sentences of Arizona man

A sharply divided U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the death sentences for an Arizona inmate who was convicted of killing two people in home burglaries nearly 30 years ago and now wants a jury to consider abuse he suffered as a child. Justice Brett Kavanaugh, writing for the court's conservative justices, rejected the arguments of James Erin McKinney that he deserved a new sentencing hearing so a jury could decide whether he should face death or life in prison. McKinney also argued that co...
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Suit seeks to remove Sanders from Florida Democratic ballot

In a state where elections and litigation are intertwined, add this to Florida's ballot box saga: A pair of Floridians are asking a court to remove Sen. Bernie Sanders, the Democratic front-runner for president, from the state's March 17 primary ballot. Although Sanders is registered as a Democrat with the Federal Election Commission, a lawsuit filed in Leon County asserts he is a political interloper and not a bona fide Democrat. Sanders, who has spent three decades in the U.S. Capitol, first...
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The Latest: Trump accuses Democrats of leaking Sanders intel

President Donald Trump is suggesting that Democrats who don't want Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders to win their party’s presidential nomination tried to hurt Sanders by leaking intelligence from a classified congressional briefing about Moscow promoting Sanders. At a news conference Tuesday in India, Trump noted Sanders' momentum in the race and said Sanders has got "a head of steam" and appears to be winning.
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China canceled the central event of its political calendar because of the coronavirus, a stark symbol of how it has lost control of the outbreak

Delaying the National People's Congress is an admission of China's struggle to control the deadly coronavirus that has killed more than 2,500 people.
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Coronavirus: CDC issues heightened travel warning for South Korea amid COVID-19 spread

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning against travel to South Korea following the continued spread of the coronavirus worldwide.
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Warren attacks Bloomberg in debate over claims he told pregnant employee to 'kill it'

Sen. Warren used time during the South Carolina Democratic debate to attack Bloomberg over allegations of sexism.         [Author: The Greenville News]
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Speaking for Trump: How the president enlists his family to connect with different 2020 voters

Trump's family members, such as Donald Trump Jr. and Lara Trump, are tailoring their messages to reach out to an array of voters in the 2020 campaign.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Democratic Candidates Debate In South Carolina Ahead Of Primary Election

Democratic candidates debate in Charleston, S.C., tonight, ahead of the state's Saturday primary. With Bernie Sanders now a clear front-runner, others are stepping up attacks on the Vermont senator.
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Trump goes after Roger Stone juror as judge says the risk of intimidation is 'extremely high'

President Trump's tweet further complicates the Stone case, where a judge put in place restrictions to protect jurors ahead of a retrial hearing.
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Bernie Sanders just unveiled how he'll pay for his biggest plans, from Medicare for All to erasing student debt

But the released document and identified revenue doesn't fully match estimates of how much the ambitious progressive proposals could cost.
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South Korean virus cases jump again, 1st US soldier infected

The number of new virus infections in South Korea jumped again Wednesday and the U.S. military reported its first case among its soldiers based in the Asian country, with his case and many others connected to a southeastern city with an illness cluster. South Korea’s Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 134 of the 169 new cases were confirmed in Daegu, where the government has been mobilizing public health tools to contain the virus. Another 19 cases were in neighboring North Gyeong...
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Citing Trump's tweets, judge in Roger Stone case said invading jurors' privacy can have 'chilling effect'

Judge Amy Berman Jackson is hearing Stone's motion for a new trial, which was filed after Trump accused a juror of bias.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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U.S. Short on Stockpiled Masks; Gilead Drug Trials: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) -- Iran reported a total of 15 deaths from the outbreak, the most fatalities outside China, and a top health official tested positive. Italy reported a surge in infections and Spanish police isolated 1,000 people at an island resort.The U.S. said its short on the number of masks needed for health workers in case of an outbreak. Chinese President Xi Jinping said the country was confident of limiting the impact. Earlier on Tuesday, South Korea reported 84 new infections for a total tal...
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New court records, surveillance video pinpoint last days missing Idaho kids were seen

Records in the case of Lori Vallow's two missing Idaho children show that one was last seen in September in Yellowstone National Park.         [Author: The Republic |]
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Four killed in India clash ahead of Trump arrival

A policeman was among at least four people killed in New Delhi on Monday during violent clashes over a contentious citizenship law, local media said, hours before US President Donald Trump arrived in the Indian capital for an official visit. Protesters torched at least two houses and shops before later setting a tyre market on fire, the Press Trust of India said. One video posted on social media showed crowds of men shouting "Jai Shree Ram" or "Hail Lord Ram", a revered Hindu deity, as they we...
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DC’s Resigned Federal Prosecutor Faced Political Heat From Case Of Trump Foe McCabe

In the run-up to former U.S. Attorney for the District Columbia Jessie Liu’s resignation from the Trump administration earlier this month, she was under intense political pressure, according to new reports. Now, Liu is beginning to look like another casualty in President Donald Trump’s war on supposedly “disloyal” officials. Multiple reports paint a picture of a prosecutor stuck between politics and the law. Liu was even reportedly been targeted by an effort spearheaded by Ginni Thomas, the c...
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Dazed Italy Bickers and Seeks Reason for Coronavirus Spread

(Bloomberg) -- Stunned by Europe’s biggest surge of the coronavirus, Italy appears to be operating in near panic mode.The government imposed a lockdown on an area of 50,000 people near Milan, authorities canceled the remaining days of the Venice Carnival, and universities closed. The Chinatown area in Prato near Florence saw many small businesses close as Chinese nationals voluntarily remained at home for two-week periods.Matteo Salvini, leader of the League party, used the outbreak to attack Pr...
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How The Judge Gutted Stone’s Ridiculous Attempt To Get Her Removed From His Case

Trump ally Roger Stone tried to get U.S. District Judge Amy Jackson Berman to recuse herself from his criminal case on Friday, claiming that she could not be trusted to be impartial because she mentioned the jurors had “served with integrity” in the trial. The judge responded to Stone’s request by shredding his accusation into itty-bitty pieces. Stone, who claims one of the jurors was biased and therefore he deserves a new trial, accused Berman Jackson of being biased herself when she made th...
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American families strongly support school choice. Educators should listen to them.

Working families are out front on big, structural change for our education systems while political will and policy imagination are lagging.
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Judge Weighs Roger Stone's Bid For A New Trial As Trump Attacks Her On Twitter

Roger Stone, a self-styled "dirty trickster" and longtime adviser to President Trump, is expected to appeal. The president, meanwhile, has left open the door to a possible pardon for Stone. (Image credit: Alex Brandon/AP)
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Frontrunner Sanders Fields Incoming Fire In Last Debate Before Super Tuesday

For perhaps the first time in a debate during this Democratic primary election cycle, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) was treated like what he was — the frontrunner. With days to go before South Carolina votes and not much longer before 14 other states weigh in on Super Tuesday, Sanders was a clear target for his competitors in Charleston, South Carolina, who in large part have stayed away from attacking him head-on in other debates. That changed in the debate’s second minute, when former New York...
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