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Analysis: Sanders' Path Has Echoes of Trump's 2016 Campaign

Analysis: Sanders' Path Has Echoes of Trump's 2016 Campaign

NEWS | By Julie Pace | Feb 23
A burn-it-down candidate is topping a splintered field of more moderate contenders and setting the party's establishment wing on edge.

Sanders Wins Nevada Caucuses, Takes National Democratic Lead

Sanders Wins Nevada Caucuses, Takes National Democratic Lead

NEWS | By Steve Peoples, Michelle L. Price, Jonathan J. Cooper, and Brian Slodysko | Feb 23
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 Trump.

Lizzo, 'Just Mercy' Win Top Honors at NAACP Image Awards

Lizzo, 'Just Mercy' Win Top Honors at NAACP Image Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrew Dalton | Feb 23
Lizzo was named entertainer of the year and "Just Mercy" won best motion picture, best actor and best supporting actor Saturday at the NAACP Image Awards.

Security Adviser: I've Seen No Intel of Moscow Helping Trump

Security Adviser: I've Seen No Intel of Moscow Helping Trump

NEWS | By Deb Riechmann | Feb 23
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.

Brazilian Transgender Dancer Shatters Carnival Parade Taboo

Brazilian Transgender Dancer Shatters Carnival Parade Taboo

NEWS | By Mauricio Savarese | Feb 23
When dancer Camila Prins entered Sao Paulo's Carnival parade grounds, a costume of feathers clinging to her sinuous body, she fulfilled a dream of feminine beauty nearly three decades old.

Nevada Democrats Skirt Chaos that Plagued Iowa Caucuses

Nevada Democrats Skirt Chaos that Plagued Iowa Caucuses

NEWS | By Christina A. Cassidy and Michelle L. Price | Feb 23
After the chaos of the Iowa caucuses, Democrats were desperate to avoid another fiasco in Nevada. And early indications Saturday were that they succeeded.

In Brazil, Fear of Spreading Police Protests During Carnival

In Brazil, Fear of Spreading Police Protests During Carnival

NEWS | By Diane Jeantet | Feb 22
The strike by military police demanding higher salaries in the state of Ceara is a headache for President Jair Bolsonaro, a staunch supporter of police forces who has pledged to curb violent crime.

Populism vs. Pragmatism Underpins N Carolina Senate Primary

Populism vs. Pragmatism Underpins N Carolina Senate Primary

NEWS | By Gary D. Robertson | Feb 22
Voters seeking to take back a U.S. Senate seat in closely divided North Carolina must choose whether liberal populism or centrist pragmatism is best suited to unseat Republican incumbent Thom Tillis.

At Trump's India Rally, Modi Bets on Bolstering His Image

At Trump's India Rally, Modi Bets on Bolstering His Image

NEWS | By Sheikh Saaliq | Feb 22
A festive mood has enveloped Ahmedabad in India's northwestern state of Gujarat ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting there on Monday with President Donald Trump, whom he's promised millions of adoring fans.

American Women Seek More than $66M in Damages from U.S. Soccer

American Women Seek More than $66M in Damages from U.S. Soccer

NEWS | By Ronald Blum | Feb 22
Players on the U.S. women's national team are seeking more than $66 million in damages as part of their gender discrimination lawsuit against the U.S. Soccer Federation.


News

Germany Admits There's A Far-Right Problem, but What to Do?

Germany Admits There's A Far-Right Problem, but What to Do?

INTERNATIONAL | By David Rising | Feb 22
The country's leaders are struggling to figure out how to counter a recent rise in right-wing hate, 75 years after the Nazis were driven from power.


Entertainment

Lizzo, Nyong'o, Eddie Murphy Vyving for NAACP Image Awards

Lizzo, Nyong'o, Eddie Murphy Vyving for NAACP Image Awards

CULTURE | Feb 22
Hollywood's awards season isn't over quite yet, with the NAACP Image Awards putting the spotlight Saturday on the achievements of actors and musicians of color.


Business

Deere Sees Some Stability on Farms in Bruising Trade Fight

Deere Sees Some Stability on Farms in Bruising Trade Fight

CORPORATE | By Michelle Chapman | Feb 23
Deere & Co. had a surprisingly strong first quarter after an extended period in which the tractor and construction equipment maker was bruised by the ongoing trade war between the United States and China.


Technology

FDA Approves Drug that Lowers Cholesterol in A New Way

FDA Approves Drug that Lowers Cholesterol in A New Way

SCIENCE | By Linda A. Johnson | Feb 22
U.S. regulators on Friday approved a new type of cholesterol-lowering drug aimed at millions of people who can't tolerate — or don't get enough help from — widely used statin pills like Lipitor and Crestor.


Cars

Edmunds: What Is the Best Size Truck for Your Lifestyle?

Edmunds: What Is the Best Size Truck for Your Lifestyle?

AUTO NEWS | By Peter Gareffa | Feb 22
This wide range of choice can add confusion for shoppers looking to purchase or lease a new truck. Edmunds has identified five common uses and provided suggestions for the right size truck to meet truck shoppers' needs.


Style

Breast Cancer Survivors Create Products to Help Others

Breast Cancer Survivors Create Products to Help Others

HEALTH | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Feb 22
Women fighting breast cancer are increasingly seeing more options for bras as well as clean beauty treatments and other products that help them look and feel better.


Travel

Miami Beach: Get Your Art On at These 4 Must-See Spots

Miami Beach: Get Your Art On at These 4 Must-See Spots

FINE ARTS | By Jill Gleeson | Feb 21
Step out of the sun to check out South Beach's diverse art scene, featuring old masters, modern marvels, Instagram-worthy murals, and a high-tech video installation.


Nightlife

The Glam Awards @ Sony Hall

The Glam Awards @ Sony Hall

PHOTO ALBUMS | Feb 8
The 21st Annual Glam Awards celebrates the best of New York City Nightlife, it is also an incredible display of creativity, talent and camaraderie.