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Kamala Harris takes the spotlight as vice-presidential candidate: A moment for her and history
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Kamala Harris takes the spotlight as vice-presidential candidate: A moment for her and history

Like every vice-presidential candidate, Kamala Harris will be judged in the coming weeks in a multitude of ways: Her ability as a campaigner, and her skill at drawing in Trump, debating Mike Pence and exciting turnout among voters etc

Democrats make it official, nominate Joe Biden as their 2020 presidential nominee to take on Donald Trump
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Democrats make it official, nominate Joe Biden as their 2020 presidential nominee to take on Donald Trump

The moment marked a political high point for Biden, who had sought the presidency twice before and is now cemented as the Democrats’ candidate to defeat Trump this fall

Democratic convention: Michelle Obama pitches for Joe Biden, says he 'knows what it takes' to lead US out of crisis
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Democratic convention: Michelle Obama pitches for Joe Biden, says he 'knows what it takes' to lead US out of crisis

In excerpts of her remarks released ahead of her taped speech, Obama said Biden was a "terrific vice-president" during the eight years he served as her husband's No 2

US Postal Service says mail ballots of presidential polls may not arrive in time for counting
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US Postal Service says mail ballots of presidential polls may not arrive in time for counting

The warning comes amid a vigorous campaign by Trump to sow doubts about mail-in voting as he faces a difficult fight against Joe Biden

'When you disagree, he'll listen': Elizabeth Warren becomes latest Democrat to endorse Joe Biden
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'When you disagree, he'll listen': Elizabeth Warren becomes latest Democrat to endorse Joe Biden

Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts endorsed Joe Biden on Wednesday, becoming the most high-profile progressive woman in the party to try to help the former vice-president expand his appeal among liberal voters

'We need you in the White House': Bernie Sanders endorses Joe Biden for president with earlier-than-expected alliance
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'We need you in the White House': Bernie Sanders endorses Joe Biden for president with earlier-than-expected alliance

Senator Bernie Sanders endorsed Joe Biden as the Democratic nominee for president Monday, adding the weight of his left-wing support to Biden’s candidacy and taking a major step toward bringing unity to the party’s effort to unseat President Donald Trump in November

Coronavirus Outbreak: Tom Hanks hosts special quarantine version of sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Tom Hanks hosts special quarantine version of sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live

Tom Hanks, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, Kate McKinnon were part of the virtual episode of Saturday Night Live.

As Bernie Sanders pulls out of US presidential race, what happens to all his big promises?
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As Bernie Sanders pulls out of US presidential race, what happens to all his big promises?

The Bernie Sanders campaign was built on big promises. There was the promise of affordable health care, the promise of free college, the promise of a higher minimum wage

Bernie Sanders drops out of US presidential race, clears path for Joe Biden vs Donald Trump in November polls
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Bernie Sanders drops out of US presidential race, clears path for Joe Biden vs Donald Trump in November polls

US Senator Bernie Sanders has dropped out of the presidential race clearing the way for former vice-president Joe Biden to be the Democratic nominee for the top post

Amid Covid-19 pandemic, Joe Biden wins Florida and Illinois as virus disruptions reshape American politics
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Amid Covid-19 pandemic, Joe Biden wins Florida and Illinois as virus disruptions reshape American politics

For Sanders, 78, the country’s sudden turn away from the campaign may have the effect of smothering even the most determined effort to block Biden, 77, or broaden his own political appeal.

Joe Biden wins Florida, Illinois primaries, surges ahead in Democratic presidential nominations as coronavirus outbreak disrupts voting
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Joe Biden wins Florida, Illinois primaries, surges ahead in Democratic presidential nominations as coronavirus outbreak disrupts voting

Tuesday’s primaries demonstrated the tremendous uncertainty confronting the Democratic contest as it collides with efforts to slow the spread of the virus that have shut down large swaths of American life. Polls were shuttered in Ohio even as voting moved forward in Florida, Illinois, and Arizona, where some voters and elections officials reported problems.

Clashes interspersed with comity as Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders meet in first head-to-head Democratic debate
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Clashes interspersed with comity as Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders meet in first head-to-head Democratic debate

Joe Biden and Senator Bernie Sanders called for vastly more aggressive government action to battle the coronavirus, but split over some of the details along familiar ideological lines on Sunday night

COVID-19 hits American politics: How the coronavirus changed the face of 2020 US election campaigns
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COVID-19 hits American politics: How the coronavirus changed the face of 2020 US election campaigns

Amid deepening uncertainty over a spreading virus and growing anxiety about an economic meltdown, that kind of classic presidential campaign ended and something extraordinary has begun: A real-time, life-or-death test of competency and leadership for those seeking the White House this November

After dropping out of race, Elizabeth Warren is unlikely to endorse either Bernie Sanders or Joe Biden
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After dropping out of race, Elizabeth Warren is unlikely to endorse either Bernie Sanders or Joe Biden

Senator Elizabeth Warren, whose endorsement became highly coveted in the Democratic presidential race after she dropped out last week, is unlikely to endorse her ideological ally Senator Bernie Sanders

Joe Biden takes command of Democrat race, wins three states including key Bernie Sanders bastion Michigan
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Joe Biden takes command of Democrat race, wins three states including key Bernie Sanders bastion Michigan

Joe Biden took command of the Democratic presidential race in decisive fashion on Tuesday, marshaling a powerful multiracial coalition in the South and Midwest that swept aside Senator Bernie Sanders and completed Biden’s rapid transformation from a sometimes-fumbling underdog into his party’s likely presidential nominee

Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden cancel campaign events as coronavirus fears upend Democratic primary
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Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden cancel campaign events as coronavirus fears upend Democratic primary

The disruption to traditional campaigning was the first powerful sign that the virus is changing American politics, coming at the height of a primary season as Senator Bernie Sanders and former vice-president Joe Biden battle for the Democratic nomination

Joe Biden adds Michigan to kitty, seizes key battleground state from Bernie Sanders
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Joe Biden adds Michigan to kitty, seizes key battleground state from Bernie Sanders

Joe Biden won Michigan’s Democratic primary on Tuesday, seizing a key battleground state that helped propel Bernie Sanders’ insurgent candidacy four years ago

Kamala Harris endorses Joe Biden for president in former VP's two-horse race with Bernie Sanders
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Kamala Harris endorses Joe Biden for president in former VP's two-horse race with Bernie Sanders

Senator Kamala Harris of California endorsed former vice-president Joe Biden for president on Sunday, becoming the latest of his formal rivals for the Democratic nomination to get behind his presidential bid

Biden's connect with Black voters, anti-Sanders sentiment, a call from Obama to Buttigieg: What turned around Democratic race in 3 days
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Biden's connect with Black voters, anti-Sanders sentiment, a call from Obama to Buttigieg: What turned around Democratic race in 3 days

The 72 hours between the South Carolina primary and Super Tuesday pulled Biden back from the brink of elimination and propelled him to the front of the race for the Democratic nomination

One-time frontrunner Elizabeth Warren drops out of 2020 US presidential race after failure to win single Super Tuesday state
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One-time frontrunner Elizabeth Warren drops out of 2020 US presidential race after failure to win single Super Tuesday state

Elizabeth Warren, who electrified progressives with her “plan for everything” and strong message of economic populism, dropped out of the Democratic presidential race on Thursday, days after the onetime front-runner failed to win a single Super Tuesday state, not even her own.