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Winners and losers from the South Carolina debate

Elizabeth Warren continued her streak of strong performances, while Bernie Sanders finally got the front-runner treatment from rivals who are trying to stop his momentum.
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The Take

Sanders takes fire in an unruly debate that left no candidate truly enhanced

The debate became a metaphor for the Democratic nominating contest — noisy and still badly divided.

Even Bloomberg’s mom thought his mayoral bid was doomed. Then 9/11 changed everything.

The deadliest foreign attack on American soil helped make Michael Bloomberg New York’s mayor and now a presidential contender.

Health officials warn of ‘inevitable’ spread of coronavirus in U.S.

The warnings contrasted sharply with assessments from President Trump and other White House officials, who have largely dismissed concerns about an outbreak of the virus.

Trump is highly concerned about stock market, aides say

The rosy sheen that White House officials have tried to express about the economic impact of coronavirus has now collided with reality: The virus is spreading, the death toll is rising, and the outbreak is wreaking havoc on global supply chains.

An anti-poverty program, recast as reparations.

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As President Trump fumed on social media, U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson made clear she was concerned about attacks by Trump and others on jurors.
Iger will be replaced by Bob Chapek, a 27-year veteran of Disney who served as president of consumer products before running theme parks. Chapek will take over as just the seventh chief executive in Disney’s history.
By the time the markets closed on Tuesday, the Dow Jones industrial average was down more than 1,900 points, or 6.59 percent over two days. But experts say you shouldn't panic and jump out of the stock market, even if you are retired.
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The quest to identify black Americans’ roots

For Americans descended from enslaved Africans, the roots of their ancestry are often a mystery, and “Where did I come from?” is a uniquely difficult question to answer. Some are trying to change that.

The government can quarantine you for coronavirus, and there’s little you can do about it

The federal government’s quarantine powers are vast, and the only person who challenged them lost.
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