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Sanders' 2016 Movement Now Has Political Machine to Push It

Sanders' 2016 Movement Now Has Political Machine to Push It

NEWS | By Will Weissert | Feb 24
By the fall of 2018, when Democrats were promoting a slate of centrist candidates to topple Republicans in Congress, Bernie Sanders was seeing a very different picture.

Colombians Grapple with A Big Problem: Wandering Hippos

Colombians Grapple with A Big Problem: Wandering Hippos

NEWS | By Davidde Corran | Feb 24
An estimated 80 hippopotamuses, perhaps more, live in the area around the Rio Magdalena, Colombia's principal river, which runs through the center of the country.

Boys, 13, Charged with Murder in California Library Fire

Boys, 13, Charged with Murder in California Library Fire

NEWS | Feb 24
Murder charges have been filed against two 13-year-old boys suspected of starting a blaze that killed two firefighters at a central California library.

Nev. Union Support for Sanders Shows Limits of Labor Warning

Nev. Union Support for Sanders Shows Limits of Labor Warning

NEWS | By Michelle L. Price | Feb 24
Members of Nevada's most politically powerful labor group were warned by union leaders that Bernie Sanders' plan would doom their prized health care, but they voted for him anyway.

Box Office Goes 'Sonic' Again but Hears 'Call of the Wild'

Box Office Goes 'Sonic' Again but Hears 'Call of the Wild'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrew Dalton | Feb 24
"Sonic: The Hedgehog" zoomed to the top of the box office with a take of $26.3 million in its second weekend while audiences ignored critics and heeded "The Call of the Wild."

UN Study: 1 of Every 3 Venezuelans is Facing Hunger

UN Study: 1 of Every 3 Venezuelans is Facing Hunger

NEWS | By Jorge Rueda and Christine Armario | Feb 24
One of every three people in Venezuela is struggling to put enough food on the table to meet minimum nutrition requirements as the nation's severe economic contraction and political upheaval persists.

10,000 Mourn Victims of Racist Shooting Rampage in Germany

10,000 Mourn Victims of Racist Shooting Rampage in Germany

NEWS | By Kirsten Grieshaber | Feb 24
Around 10,000 protesters marched through the central German town of Hanau on Sunday to mourn the nine people who were killed by an immigrant-hating gunman four days ago.

Trump Says He Was Not Told that Russia was Helping Sanders

Trump Says He Was Not Told that Russia was Helping Sanders

NEWS | By Deb Riechmann | Feb 24
President Donald Trump said Sunday that he has never been briefed about Russian efforts to help Bernie Sanders win the Democratic presidential nomination.

Jussie Smollett to Make 1st Court Appearance on New Charges

Jussie Smollett to Make 1st Court Appearance on New Charges

NEWS | By Don Babwin | Feb 24
Former "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett is due to make an initial court appearance Monday on a new set of charges alleging that he lied to police about being targeted in a racist and homophobic attack.

Man Drives Jeep off 6-story Roof of Los Angeles-Area Garage

Man Drives Jeep off 6-story Roof of Los Angeles-Area Garage

NEWS | Feb 23
A man drove his Jeep off the the sixth floor of a Los Angeles-area parking garage early Sunday and was taken to a hospital in critical condition, authorities said.


News

Pope Cautions Against 'Unfair' Middle East Peace Plans

Pope Cautions Against 'Unfair' Middle East Peace Plans

INTERNATIONAL | By Frances D'Emilio | Feb 23
Pope Francis has cautioned against "unfair" solutions aimed at ending the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians.


Entertainment

Brazilian Transgender Dancer Shatters Carnival Parade Taboo

Brazilian Transgender Dancer Shatters Carnival Parade Taboo

INTERNATIONAL | 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.


Business

View of A Longtime Economist: Slower Growth, but No Recession

View of A Longtime Economist: Slower Growth, but No Recession

FINANCE | By Martin Crutsinger | Feb 23
Economic growth has been slowing. And some economists say the expansion may be vulnerable to risks ranging from the U.S.-China trade war to China's deadly viral outbreak.


Technology

For-Profit Firm Seeking to Run .org Names Makes Concessions

For-Profit Firm Seeking to Run .org Names Makes Concessions

PERSONAL TECH | By Robert Jablon | Feb 23
A private equity firm seeking to buy rights to operate the internet's .org suffix said Friday it will cap price hikes and create an advisory board with veto powers to ease concerns from the nonprofit community.


Cars

Kia Recalls SUVs, Vans; Electrical Problem Can Cause Fires

Kia Recalls SUVs, Vans; Electrical Problem Can Cause Fires

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Feb 23
Kia is joining its affiliate Hyundai in recalling thousands of vehicles in the U.S. because water can get into a brake computer, cause an electrical short and possibly a fire.


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.