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Warren says she'll detail costs of her health plan soon

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 4:10pm

Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren says she'll release details on how she'd pay for her "Medicare for All" plan in "the next few weeks."

Trump drops plan to host G-7 at Doral

Zeke Miller and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 8:13pm

Responding to stinging criticism, President Donald Trump on Saturday abruptly reversed his plan to hold the next Group of Seven world leaders' meeting at his Doral, Florida, golf resort next year.

Tulsi Gabbard elevated in Iowa by Clinton spat

Alexandra Jaffe, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 6:00pm

Hillary Clinton's suggestion this past week that Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard is being "groomed" by Russians to act as a spoiler in the 2020 race may have had the opposite effect of what the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee intended: It's elevated Gabbard's candidacy and may have inspired even more ardent interest in her campaign among Clinton critics.

Not all recessions are a crisis, and the next one won't be as bad as 2008

Anneken Tappe, CNN Business  |  Posted Oct 19th - 4:22pm

Recession fears are on the rise in the United States. Memories of the last downturn are exacerbating these worries: The last time America faced a recession was in 2008, as the financial crisis was unfolding. Millions of people lost their jobs, GDP growth plummeted and businesses shut down.

'I am not a Russian spy': Jill Stein slams Clinton's accusations

Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN  |  Posted Oct 19th - 8:29am

Former 2016 Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein slammed Hillary Clinton's accusations that she and 2020 Democratic candidate Tulsi Gabbard are Russian assets, calling Clinton's comments a "wild and insulting theory."

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez endorses Bernie Sanders at his 'Bernie's Back' rally in New York

Gregory Krieg, CNN  |  Posted Oct 19th - 5:17am

Sen. Bernie Sanders returned to the campaign trail in New York on Saturday for a rally with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who delivered to him one of the most sought-after endorsements in progressive politics and called for a "mass mobilization" of young, working class voters in 2020.

Democratic voters concentrate on candidates, not impeachment

Thomas Beaumont and Alexandra Jaffe, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:21pm

In the liberal strongholds of Des Moines' west side and the Iowa State University campus in Ames, not once was South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg asked by voters recently about the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump.

'I am back,' Bernie Sanders tells supporters at NYC rally

Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:16pm

Storming past questions about his health, Bernie Sanders vowed that he's "more ready than ever" to fight for a political revolution — with a little help from new friends — at a rally Saturday that drew thousands to a New York City park. The rally offered a pointed reminder to skeptics in both political parties that the 78-year-old democratic socialist is still very much a force in the 2020 presidential race.

What is social media’s role in combating the spread of misinformation?

Kim Bojorquez, KSL  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:01pm

Facebook's director of governance and strategic initiatives says the company is creating an oversight board to address tough content questions.

Trump to join 2020 Democrats at South Carolina justice forum

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 12:14pm

President Donald Trump is visiting South Carolina as part of a bipartisan event on criminal justice reform, the White House confirmed Friday.

Jane Fonda returns to civil disobedience for climate change

Ellen Knickmeyer, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 12:08pm

Inspired by the climate activism of a Swedish teenager, Jane Fonda says she's returning to civil disobedience nearly a half-century after she was last arrested at a protest.

Shifting explanations for withholding aid draw GOP alarm

Lisa Mascaro, Andrew Taylor and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 12:00pm

The shifting White House explanation for President Donald Trump's decision to withhold military aid from Ukraine drew alarm Friday from Republicans as the impeachment inquiry brought a new test of their alliance.

Gabbard fires back at Clinton suggestion she's Russia's pawn

Hunter Woodall, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 11:28am

It's Hillary Clinton vs. Tulsi Gabbard on the sidelines of the 2020 presidential race.

Hillary Clinton appears to suggest Russians are 'grooming' Tulsi Gabbard for third-party run

Dan Merica, CNN  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:01am

Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said Thursday the Russians are currently "grooming" a Democrat running in the presidential primary to run as a third-party candidate and champion their interests.

With Warren's rise, Biden faces Dems' anxiety about 2020 bid

Bill Barrow, Steve Peoples and Brian Slodysko, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 8:34am

Joe Biden is confronting growing anxiety among would-be allies in the Democratic establishment about his ability to win the presidential nomination following underwhelming debate performances, lagging fundraising and withering attacks from rivals in his own party and from President Donald Trump .

Kentucky governor highlights national issues in campaign

Bruce Schreiner, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 7:54am

In a state where the president's popularity surpasses his own, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin launched into an impassioned defense of Donald Trump while standing near a placard displaying one word: Impeachment.

Attorney tied to controversial case to host Buttigieg event

Brian Slodysko and Errin Haines, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 7:31am

Democratic White House hopeful Pete Buttigieg is scheduled to attend a Chicago fundraiser co-hosted by a former city attorney who tried to block the release of video depicting the police shooting death of Laquan McDonald .

Education secretary slams 2020 candidates' higher ed plans

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 9:17am

College affordability plans by Democratic presidential candidates are "crazy" and too costly, President Donald Trump's education chief says.

President Trump plans election eve rally in Kentucky

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 4:00pm

President Donald Trump's campaign says the president will headline a Kentucky rally on Nov. 4 — the day before the state's voters decide whether to give Trump ally Matt Bevin another term as governor.