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In this photo released by an official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks during a meeting in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020. Officials in Iran haven't announced the full results from parliamentary elections two days ago, but on Sunday the country's supreme leader accused enemy

Iran's leader says fears of new virus used to stifle voting

Feb. 23, 2020 3:33 AM EST

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Officials in Iran haven't announced the voter turnout from parliamentary elections two days ago, but on Sunday the country's supreme leader accused enemy “propaganda” of trying to dissuade people from voting by amplifying the threat of the coronavirus. A low turnout could...

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., with his wife Jane O'Meara Sanders, waves his hand during a rally in El Paso, Texas, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. (Briana Sanchez/The El Paso Times via AP)

Sanders wins Nevada caucuses, takes national Democratic lead

Feb. 23, 2020 1:44 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Bernie Sanders scored a commanding victory in Nevada’s presidential caucuses, cementing his status as the Democrats' national front-runner but escalating tensions over whether he’s too liberal to defeat President Donald Trump. As Sanders celebrated Saturday night, Joe Biden...

Supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., cheer as they watch results of the Nevada Cacus during a campaign event in San Antonio, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Sanders on top: Key takeaways from the Nevada caucuses

Feb. 23, 2020 1:34 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders cruised to victory in the Nevada caucuses, heartening his supporters and stoking alarm among moderates who fear he is too liberal and would lose to President Donald Trump. Takeaways from the Nevada caucuses: SANDERS' PRESIDENTIAL BID GETS ROCKET FUEL Sanders'...

Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., waves as she finishes speaking during a campaign event Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

The Latest: Warren thanks Nevada for keeping her in fight

Feb. 23, 2020 12:57 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 presidential campaign (all times local): 7:55 p.m. Elizabeth Warren is thanking Nevada voters for keeping her campaign in the fight. She was addressing over 2,000 people at a campaign event in Seattle. She told the crowd at the Seattle Center Armory she believes...

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a campaign event in San Antonio, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Analysis: Sanders' path has echoes of Trump's 2016 campaign

Feb. 23, 2020 12:23 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A burn-it-down candidate is topping a splintered field of more moderate contenders and setting the party’s establishment wing on edge. It’s how Donald Trump began his unlikely march to the Republican nomination in 2016. And four years later, it’s how Sen. Bernie...

Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., waves to an overflow crowd before addressing a larger rally during a campaign event Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Warren rallies packed Seattle crowd, slams Bloomberg

Feb. 22, 2020 11:24 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — 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. “I’m not in this fight to talk about...

FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2020, file photo, national security adviser Robert O'Brien, listens as President Donald Trump addresses the nation from the White House in Washington. President Donald Trump's national security adviser says he has not seen any intelligence indicating that Russia is doing anything to try to get the president re-elected. The comments by O'Brien were released Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in a transcript of an interview with ABC's “This Week with George Stephanopoulos

Security adviser: I've seen no intel of Moscow helping Trump

Feb. 22, 2020 9:07 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's national security adviser said he's seen no intelligence to show that Russia is interfering in the U.S. presidential campaign in hopes of reelecting President Donald Trump. Robert O'Brien's comments come after conflicting accounts emerged from a recent...

Bernie Sanders wins Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada, cementing front-runner status

Feb. 22, 2020 7:48 PM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders wins Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada, cementing front-runner status.

Thousands of Colorado 17-year-olds can vote on Super Tuesday

Feb. 22, 2020 6:49 PM EST

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Thousands of 17-year-olds are eligible to vote in Colorado's upcoming presidential primary for the first time under a new state law. The law allows 17-year-olds to cast ballots in spring primaries if they turn 18 before November's general election. At least seven states and Washington,...

Carin Chase, director of Washington state for the campaign of Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., uses a Sanders campaign sign to cover a rock Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Seattle that was used to break the glass of the door to Sanders' Seattle headquarters Friday night as she makes a humorous reference to a

Bernie Sanders campaign headquarters in Seattle vandalized

Feb. 22, 2020 6:42 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Police are investigating after someone threw a large rock through a glass door at Bernie Sanders’ Seattle presidential campaign headquarters. Sanders’ state field director, Shaun Scott, said staffers don’t know who used the rock to break the glass in the door Friday...