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Former Vice President Joe Biden, check his watch during a commercial break as he participates in a Democratic presidential primary debate at CNN Studios, Sunday, March 15, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Joe Biden, nominee-in-waiting, with a long wait

Mar. 20, 2020 12:26 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the three weeks since his blowout win in the South Carolina primary, Joe Biden has emerged as the Democratic presidential nominee-in-waiting. But, amid the uncertainty of the coronavirus pandemic, put the emphasis on waiting. Biden holds an essentially insurmountable delegate lead over...

Democratic presidential candidate Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, speaks during the McIntyre-Shaheen 100 Club Dinner, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Gabbard ends long-shot 2020 bid, throws support to Biden

Mar. 19, 2020 12:43 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard suspended her presidential campaign on Thursday, ending a long-shot effort that saw her feuding with Hillary Clinton and raising fears among Democrats that she would mount a third-party 2020 bid. In an email and a video posted to Twitter, Gabbard offered her...

Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard drops Democratic presidential bid, offers full support to Joe Biden

Mar. 19, 2020 10:53 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard drops Democratic presidential bid, offers full support to Joe Biden.
FILE - In this June 4, 2010, file photo, the Maasdam, a 1258-passenger cruise ship, sits at anchor in Frenchman's Bay off Bar Harbor, Maine. Two cruise ships were headed Wednesday, March 18, 2020, to Honolulu after being turned away by other ports. There were no positive cases of coronavirus on either vessel, officials said. The ships are the Maasdam, operated by Holland America Line, and the Norwegian Jewel, owned by Norwegian Cruise Line. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)

2 cruise ships not allowed to disembark in Honolulu

Mar. 19, 2020 12:01 AM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — Two cruise ships won't be allowed to disembark in Honolulu after being turned away by other ports, even with no positive cases of coronavirus on either vessel, officials said Wednesday. State and cruise line officials previously said passengers would disembark at Honolulu Harbor. However,...

Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, speaks to the media as members of the Congressional Tri-Caucus meet with reporters to discusses the 2020 Census on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 5, 2020. From left are House Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., Bass, Rep. Steven Horsford, D-Nev., 2020 Census Task Force for the Congressional Black Caucus, Democratic Caucus Vice Chair Katherine Clark, D-Mass., and Rep. Deb Haaland, D-N.M., Native American Caucus co-chair. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Chairwoman of Congressional Black Caucus endorses Joe Biden

Mar. 13, 2020 8:01 AM EDT

The chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus has endorsed Joe Biden for president, an influential nod of support that could bolster his 2020 Democratic campaign. The endorsement by Democratic Rep. Karen Bass of California on Friday is the latest testament of a growing coalescence of support for Biden's White...

Editorial Roundup: South Carolina

Mar. 11, 2020 2:34 PM EDT

Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers: ___ March 10 The Index-Journal on people making school bomb threats as a joke: Hey, kids. We know you’re not reading this, but we wish you were. Actually, if the kids who should be reading this were actually reading it, then we wouldn’t be writing...

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks to health officials about the coronavirus outbreak, at the Westin Hotel at the Delta airlines terminal in Romulus, Mich., Monday, March 9, 2020. (Max Ortiz/Detroit News via AP)

The Latest: Sanders wins North Dakota caucuses

Mar. 11, 2020 8:20 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 Democratic presidential primaries (all times local): 7:55 a.m. Bernie Sanders has won North Dakota's Democratic presidential caucuses. Participation in Tuesday's contest was expected to be dramatically higher than it was four years ago. That's mainly due to a...

King County Election workers collect ballots from a drop box in the Washington State primary, Tuesday, March 10, 2020 in Seattle. Washington is a vote by mail state. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

Sanders, Biden virtually tied in Washington state primary

Mar. 11, 2020 12:11 AM EDT

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Vice President Joe Biden were virtually tied in early statewide returns in Washington’s vote-by-mail presidential primary Tuesday night, but it will take days to receive and tally all the votes. With the state's 39 counties posting their...

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...

FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2018 file photo, Eudora Carter inserts her ballot into a drop-off voting box in Seattle. Washington is among half a dozen states in the Democratic presidential primary spotlight on Tuesday, March 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

Washington state voters set to choose presidential contender

Mar. 9, 2020 4:48 PM EDT

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington is among half a dozen states in the Democratic presidential primary spotlight a week after Super Tuesday, an election taking place in the midst of the worst coronavirus outbreak in the nation. As an all vote-by-mail state, Washington officials don't have to worry about...