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Kim watches N Korea military drill alongside masked officers

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised an earlier live-fire rocket artillery exercise to confirm his military’s combat readin...
3:02 3 March 2020

Kushner sells stake in firm using tax breaks he lobbied for

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner has sold his stake in a company investing in Opportunity Zone projects offeri...
1:06 3 March 2020

Drug maker Sandoz Inc. to pay $195M fine in antitrust case

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department said Monday that pharmaceutical company Sandoz Inc. will pay a $195 million penalty to resolve criminal charges of...
0:00 3 March 2020

Warren bets on brokered convention. Will she last that long?

WASHINGTON — As her rivals head to the exits, Elizabeth Warren is vowing to press on to a contested convention.
22:22 2 March 2020

Venezuela, drug trafficking top Trump meeting with Colombia

WASHINGTON — The crisis in Venezuela and drug trafficking topped the agenda at President Donald Trump's meeting Monday at the White House with Colombi...
18:18 2 March 2020

Africa readies for new virus as cases confirmed on continent

DAKAR, Senegal — Across Africa, steps are being taken to prepare for — and to reduce the effects of — the spread of the new coronavirus. Testing labor...
18:14 2 March 2020

Virus ravaging Iran kills confidant of its supreme leader

TEHRAN, Iran — A member of a council that advises Iran's supreme leader died Monday from the new coronavirus, becoming the highest-ranking official wi...
17:14 2 March 2020

Navy is overhauling education system as US advantages erode

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The U.S. Navy is overhauling its approach to education because the nation no longer has a massive economic and technological edge o...
14:45 2 March 2020

Ex-guard frees dozens of hostages in Manila mall, is subdued

MANILA, Philippines — A recently dismissed security guard freed his hostages and walked out of a shopping mall in the Philippine capital on Monday, en...
14:04 2 March 2020

World economy may shrink because of virus, watchdog says

PARIS — A global agency says the spreading new virus could make the world economy shrink this quarter, for the first time since the international fina...
10:25 2 March 2020

Q&A: What’s next for the Tokyo Olympics as virus spreads?

TOKYO — The spreading virus from China has been reported in more than 60 countries and puts the Tokyo Olympics at risk. The Olympics are to open on Ju...
9:11 2 March 2020

Bloomberg’s biggest test: winning votes on Super Tuesday

SELMA, Ala. — Moments before Mike Bloomberg stood in the pulpit of Brown Chapel AME Church, the pastor noted that the former New York mayor initially ...
6:06 2 March 2020

A clinic prepares for Supreme Court abortion fight

SHREVEPORT, La. — The Hope Medical Group for Women in northern Louisiana fields phone calls every day from anxious pregnant women who ask if abortion ...
5:59 2 March 2020

Inside the final month of Buttigieg’s historic campaign

WASHINGTON — He opened February by sharing victory with one of the Democratic Party's best-known figures and ended it with a humbling defeat at the ha...
5:50 2 March 2020

Judge rules head of immigration agency was unlawfully named

SAN DIEGO — A federal judge has ruled that Ken Cuccinelli was unlawfully appointed to lead the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services agency and, a...
5:16 2 March 2020

Klobuchar cancels Minnesota rally as protesters take stage

ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. — Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar canceled a rally in her home state Sunday after protesters took over the stage shouting for her t...
4:04 2 March 2020

Authorities announce 2nd coronavirus death in US

SEATTLE — Health officials in Washington state said Sunday night that a second person had died from the coronavirus — a man in his 70s from a nursing ...
2:59 2 March 2020

Buttigieg ends historic presidential campaign, urges unity

WASHINGTON — Pete Buttigieg, who rose from being an Indiana mayor to a barrier-breaking, top-tier candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination...
1:56 2 March 2020

France closes the Louvre as virus spreads to new fronts

PARIS — Coronavirus cases surged in Italy, and France closed the world-famous Louvre Museum on Sunday as the deadly outbreak that began in China sent ...
1:23 2 March 2020

Biden fights for momentum in Democrats’ shifting primary

SELMA, Ala. — An emboldened Joe Biden tried to cast himself as the clear moderate alternative to progressive Bernie Sanders on Sunday as the Democrats...
0:47 2 March 2020