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When Is the Next Democratic Debate? Candidates to Take the Stage in Charleston, South Carolina

Newsweek Following Wednesday’s Las Vegas debate among contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination, the candidates will take the stage again in less than a week. The 10th debate will be held February 25 in in Charleston, South Carolina’s largest city, ahead of that state’s primary on February 29. CBS News and the Congressional Black Caucus […]

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Elizabeth Warren Campaign Says First Hour of Las Vegas Democratic Debate Was Best Hour of Fundraising Ever

Newsweek Senator Elizabeth Warren’s campaign received a fundraising boost during the first hour of Wednesday night’s Democratic debate in Nevada. “That, my friends, was the Warren campaign’s best hour of fundraising *to date*,” tweeted Warren’s Chief Mobilization Officer Caitlin Mitchell. “Keep it up. #DemDebate” According to Warren’s campaign website, an update of fundraising totals is […]

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Warren Presses Bloomberg to ‘Immediately’ Release Women ‘Who Have Been Harassed’ from Nondisclosure Agreements on Debate Stage

Newsweek Senator Elizabeth Warren took former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg to task over his treatment of women during Wednesday’s presidential debate, making an unsuccessful request that he release multiple women who have allegedly accused him of sexual harassment from nondisclosure agreements. The presidential candidates faced each other for the first time at the […]

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Bloomberg ‘Embarrassed’ by Stop-and-Frisk, Says ‘What Happened Was It Got Out of Control’

Newsweek Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg said during Wednesday’s Democratic debate in Nevada that he was “embarrassed” about the stop-and-frisk policy used by New York Police during his administration. Former Vice President Joe Biden responded to Bloomberg’s explanation by saying that stop-and-frisk, which targeted residents of minority neighborhoods, continued even after moderators from […]

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Jose Canseco Says He Would ‘Pick Knowing What Pitch Was Coming’ Over Taking Steroids, in Response to Astros’ Sign-Stealing

Newsweek Retired Major League Baseball player Jose Canseco knows a little something abut hitting home runs. He and Mark McGwire became known as the “Bash Brothers” for their long-ball prowess in their days with the Oakland A’s. They also both became two of the most prominent faces in baseball’s steroids era. In light of the […]

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Bernie Sanders Leads in All 10 National Polls Released This Week Ahead of Nevada Caucuses

Newsweek Senator Bernie Sanders leads the Democratic presidential field in all 10 national polls released this week ahead of the Nevada caucuses, with former Vice President Joe Biden and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg roughly tying for second. Ten polls released since Monday shows Sanders as the Democratic frontrunner, with the senator’s percentage of […]

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Students Push Back Against Melania Trump Being Awarded Florida University ‘Woman of Distinction’ Honor

Newsweek First lady Melania Trump received a “Woman of Distinction” award on Wednesday from Palm Beach Atlantic University (PBA) in Florida, despite concerns from some residents that she was undeserving of the honor As the award is typically given at the Women of Distinction luncheon to Palm Beach residents who have greatly contributed to the […]

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U.S. Accuses Iran of Providing Yemen Allies with New Missiles, Says Weapons ‘Do Not Just Walk Away’

Newsweek The Pentagon has accused Iran of attempting to provide weapons and equipment to a friendly militia in Yemen after the U.S. Navy seized two arms shipments off the coast of the conflict-ravaged nation. U.S. Central Command spokesperson Navy Captain William Urban hosted a press conference Wednesday in which he displayed slides detailing two separate […]