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FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2020, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden and senior adviser Symone Sanders participate in a campaign event in Iowa City, Iowa. Biden's status as Democratic presidential nominee-in-waiting means the party will choose another man for an office never held by a woman. But he's running with plenty of women behind him, including a yet-to-be-named vice presidential running mate. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Joe Biden's inner circle: No longer a boys club

Mar. 26, 2020 6:10 AM EDT

Weeks before Joe Biden launched his 2020 presidential campaign, he released a social media video to address allegations from women who said his uninvited displays of affection had made them uncomfortable. “Social norms have begun to change. They've shifted,” said the former vice president, then 76....

Editorial Roundup:

Mar. 17, 2020 2:01 PM EDT

South Bend Tribune. March 15, 2020 With mistrust running high, South Bend needs a citizen review board. The special prosecutor’s report on the June 16 fatal police shooting of Eric Logan — which came after a seven-month investigation — left behind many lingering questions. The shooting by...

Former Vice President Joe Biden, left, and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right, participate in a Democratic presidential primary debate at CNN Studios in Washington, Sunday, March 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

'Bigger than any one of us': Biden, Sanders tackle pandemic

Mar. 16, 2020 5:44 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders sought in the Democratic debate to cast themselves as best-positioned to lead the nation through a global pandemic, uniting in their criticism of President Donald Trump's response to the fast-moving coronavirus but diverging in how...

This Feb. 4, 2020 image released by CBS shows host Stephen Colbert, left, greeting the audience during a taping of

Late-night comics adjust to shows without an audience

Mar. 13, 2020 1:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Due to the new coronavirus, late-night comedians — Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, Pete Buttigieg — are taking to the stage without the affirmation of adoring audiences. Wait a second. Pete Buttigieg? The former presidential candidate filled in for Jimmy Kimmel on Thursday...

Campbell County school board trustee asked to resign

Mar. 12, 2020 12:45 PM EDT

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — A petition with 245 Wyoming student signatures has called for the resignation of Campbell County School District Trustee Linda Bricker after she made comments about former Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg and his husband's relationship. Bricker shared a Facebook post...

John Walters, a 63-year-old Democrat, talks to a reporter about why he voted for Joe Biden in Mississippi's primary election on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, in Southaven, Miss. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz)

Mississippi Democrats back Biden to try to bump out Trump

Mar. 10, 2020 10:57 PM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden easily won Mississippi's Democratic presidential primary Tuesday, outdistancing Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders as many voters said they saw Biden having the best chance to unseat Republican President Donald Trump in November. “Anybody who can beat...

Vermont certifies presidential primary vote results

Mar. 10, 2020 3:56 PM EDT

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's Secretary of State Jim Condos on Tuesday formally certified the results of Vermont's March 3 presidential primary and favorite son, U.S. Sen Bernie Sanders, was the top vote getter. According to the official results Sanders, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for...

Editorial Roundup: Ohio

Mar. 10, 2020 3:26 PM EDT

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: Metro Parks levy deserves voter support The Akron Beacon Journal March 9 It’s easy to love parks, especially in Summit County where we’re blessed with a strong Metro Parks system that’s grown to include 16 parks and...

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a campaign rally Monday, March 9, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

6 questions heading into next set of Democratic primaries

Mar. 10, 2020 12:13 AM EDT

The newly formed two-man race for the Democratic presidential nomination debuts Tuesday, a week after Joe Biden benefited from a rapid consolidation of moderate and establishment voters, while Bernie Sanders outlasted Elizabeth Warren as the progressive left’s last hope. Here are the big questions heading...

FILE - In this July 31, 2019 file photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., gestures to former Vice President Joe Biden during the second of two Democratic presidential primary debates hosted by CNN in the Fox Theatre in Detroit.  Booker of New Jersey has endorsed Joe Biden. Booker announced on Twitter early Monday that Biden will “restore honor to the Oval Office and tackle our most pressing challenges.” Booker ended his own presidential bid in January, pledging to do “everything in my power to elect the eventual Democratic nominee for president.

Booker endorses Biden, says he'll 'restore honor' to office

Mar. 9, 2020 9:07 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey has endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden. Booker announced on Twitter early Monday that Biden will “restore honor to the Oval Office and tackle our most pressing challenges.” Booker ended his own...