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Democratic presidential candidates from left, South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, former vice president Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., gesture before the start of the Democratic primary debate hosted by NBC News at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Thursday, June 27, 2019, in Miami. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
July 08, 2019 - 9:52 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jill Biden says the American people "didn't buy" any insinuation during the Democratic presidential debate that her husband, former Vice President Joe Biden, is racist. In an interview that aired Monday on CNN, the former second lady was asked about Sen. Kamala Harris' comments...
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David Caplan
July 08, 2019 - 2:54 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Rep. Eric Swalwell of California will reportedly announce Monday afternoon that he is dropping out of the race for the Democratic nomination for president. Swalwell has scheduled a news conference for 4 p.m. at his campaign headquarters in Dublin, Calif. Based on his...
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Second night of first Democratic primary debate
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Andrew Weber
July 02, 2019 - 8:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren were the big winners in the first round of Democratic primary debates according to a CNN poll released Monday. Mayor de Blasio had one percent support, while New Jersey Senator Cory Booker was at three percent and New York Senator Kirsten...
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In this June 26, 2019 photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during a Democratic primary debate hosted by NBC News at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Art, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
July 02, 2019 - 7:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cory Booker has rolled out an immigration agenda composed of changes he could make without relying on Congress, including a shift away from criminal prosecution of border crossings and a new mandate for migrant detention facilities to meet minimum standards. Booker's immigration...
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Military police walk near Abrams tanks on a flat car in a rail yard, Monday, July 1, 2019, in Washington, ahead of a Fourth of July celebration that President Donald Trump says will include military hardware. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
July 02, 2019 - 6:20 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump isn't taking "no tanks" for an answer on the Fourth of July. He said Monday that a display of U.S. military tanks will be part of a special event he's headlining July 4 in Washington, and an Associated Press photographer saw at least two M1A1 Abrams tanks...
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Erie County Republican Committee
July 01, 2019 - 6:05 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Republicans in New York have picked a new state chairman as they seek to recover from a series of recent political and legislative defeats. Meeting in Albany on Monday, state party leaders formally tapped Erie County Republican Chairman Nick Langworthy to replace outgoing...
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., listens to questions in the spin room after the Democratic primary debate hosted by NBC News at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Art, Thursday, June 27, 2019, in Miami. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
June 28, 2019 - 4:16 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamala Harris spoke slowly but bluntly as she stared at Joe Biden, then began treating him as a hostile witness. The former prosecutor turned California senator started by saying she didn't think the former vice president was racist. But she criticized him for recently defending...
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President Donald Trump, right, shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, Friday, June 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
June 28, 2019 - 4:06 pm
OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Smiling together on a global stage, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin cheerfully dismissed Russian interference in U.S. elections, shared their contempt for the world's news media and generally flaunted their personal bond on Friday. That was one day after the Russian leader...
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June 28, 2019 - 1:30 pm
MIAMI (AP) — In a story June 27 about the Democratic presidential debate, The Associated Press reported erroneously in some versions that former Vice President Joe Biden worked with Republican segregationist senators. In fact, the senators were Democrats. A corrected version of the story is below:...
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Democratic presidential candidate New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio gestures during a Democratic primary debate hosted by NBC News at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Art, Wednesday, June 26, 2019, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
June 27, 2019 - 6:32 pm
MIAMI (1010 WINS/AP) -- New York City mayor and presidential candidate Bill de Blasio says he didn't realize a Spanish slogan that he shouted during a rally with Miami airport workers was associated with Cuba's Communist revolution. De Blasio posted his explanation on Twitter on Thursday evening,...
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