Home / Tag Archives: Latest

Tag Archives: Latest

The Latest: Sanders says Bloomberg bored, runs for president

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 presidential campaign (all times PST):1:55 p.m.The president of a civil rights organization once led by Martin Luther King Jr. says that Tom Steyer is the presidential candidate perhaps best suited to speak directly to some of the concerns weighing on black voters’ minds.Charles Steele is president…

Read More »

The Latest: Miami’s Abedayo wins All-Star skills challenge

The Latest: Miami’s Abedayo wins All-Star skills challenge

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on Saturday night at NBA All-Star weekend. (all times local):8:44 p.m.Sacramento Kings guard Buddy Hield made a late surge to win the NBA 3-Point Contest.Hield nailed a two-point money ball from the corner to finish with 27 points, edging Phoenix Suns All-Star Devin Booker by one in the final round.Hield…

Read More »

The Latest: Nevada Democrats say health care a top issue

The Latest: Nevada Democrats say health care a top issue

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 presidential campaign (all times local):4:15 p.m.Paul Kiser is among the Nevadans who had the candidates’ electability on their minds when they cast their early ballots Saturday ahead of the Feb. 22 presidential caucus.The 62-year-old retiree from Reno says he settled on Pete Buttigieg because he’s progressive…

Read More »

The Latest: WHO to send mission to virus-hit China

The Latest: WHO to send mission to virus-hit China

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on a virus outbreak that began in China (all times local):12:15 a.m.The head of the World Health Organization says it received a response from China on Saturday on the dispatch of a WHO-led international mission to the country, where a new virus has emerged. Director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says the…

Read More »

The Latest: Buttigieg says, ‘We have to meet this moment’

The Latest: Buttigieg says, ‘We have to meet this moment’

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 Democratic presidential debate and the upcoming primary in New Hampshire (all times local):9 p.m.Former Vice President Joe Biden encouraged the crowd at Friday’s Democratic presidential debate to give a standing ovation to Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman after President Donald Trump ousted him in retribution for his…

Read More »

The Latest: Buttigieg, Sanders ahead in early Iowa results

The Latest: Buttigieg, Sanders ahead in early Iowa results

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the first-in-the-nation Iowa caucuses (all times local):4:50 p.m.Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg appeared to choke up as he addressed supporters in New Hampshire after initial voting results from Iowa showed him leading the caucuses along with Bernie Sanders.Buttigieg said Tuesday at a middle school in Laconia that…

Read More »

The Latest: Biden claims success in Iowa despite vote delay

The Latest: Biden claims success in Iowa despite vote delay

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the first-in-the-nation Iowa caucuses (all times local):11:55 p.m.Organizers running precincts for Iowa’s first-in-the-nation presidential caucuses didn’t get to test the mobile app they were to use to report results until just hours before voting began.Iowa party officials had said they would not be sending the new mobile…

Read More »

The Latest: WHO says Google to combat virus misinformation

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the outbreak of a new virus from China (all times local):6:15 p.m.The head of the World Health Organization says it’s working with Google to ensure that searches about the new virus from China turn up information from the United Nations health agency first, part of efforts to fight “rumors…

Read More »