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Democratic presidential candidates enjoy moment of harmony to mark King birthday

21 Jan 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren marched arm-in-arm on Monday, as a group of often feuding U.S. presidential candidates set aside their differences long enough to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. | Video

Bloomberg makes pitch to women, says he regrets 'bawdy' jokes

16 Jan 2020

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday launched an effort to win over women voters as he faced questions about his company's treatment of female employees and his own conduct.

Bloomberg taps fortune, now has 1,000 workers for U.S. Democratic presidential campaign

14 Jan 2020

NEW YORK Billionaire U.S. presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg has vastly expanded his campaign staff, which now boasts a battalion of over 1,000 workers, his campaign said on Tuesday, giving him significant force as he tries to unseat Republican President Donald Trump.

Bloomberg taps fortune, now has 1,000 workers for U.S. Democratic presidential campaign

14 Jan 2020

NEW YORK Billionaire U.S. presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg has vastly expanded his campaign staff, which now boasts a battalion of over 1,000 workers, his campaign said on Tuesday, giving him significant force as he tries to unseat Republican President Donald Trump.

Bloomberg taps fortune, now has 1,000 workers for U.S. Democratic presidential campaign

14 Jan 2020

NEW YORK, Jan 14 Billionaire U.S. presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg has vastly expanded his campaign staff, which now boasts a battalion of over 1,000 workers, his campaign said on Tuesday, giving him significant force as he tries to unseat Republican President Donald Trump.

Democratic U.S. presidential hopeful Biden aims to keep Nevada on his side

11 Jan 2020

SPARKS, Nev. Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden, who wears the nickname "working class Joe" with pride and courts a multi-racial voter base, faces a stern test of his ability to win nationally in Nevada's mining towns and unionized gambling parlours.

Biden, Sanders flex foreign policy muscles in 2020 U.S. Democratic race after Iran strike

07 Jan 2020

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON U.S. Democratic presidential front-runners Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders have seized on the killing of an Iranian military commander to tout their own leadership as the best antidote to what they call the reckless actions of President Donald Trump. | Video

Three swing-district Democrats back Joe Biden's presidential bid

05 Jan 2020

U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden on Sunday won the support of three politicians who helped Democrats seize control of the House of Representatives in 2018, endorsements that could help bolster arguments he is best positioned to fend off Republicans this year.

U.S. presidential hopeful Joe Biden has best fundraising quarter of his campaign

02 Jan 2020

NEW YORK U.S. Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden took in $22.7 million (£17.30 million) in the last three months of 2019, his campaign said in a statement on Thursday, a pickup in fundraising just weeks before voters kick off the party's nominating process.

U.S. presidential hopeful Joe Biden has best fundraising quarter of his campaign

02 Jan 2020

NEW YORK U.S. Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden took in $22.7 million in the last three months of 2019, his campaign said in a statement on Thursday, a pickup in fundraising just weeks before voters kick off the party's nominating process.

World News

China virus death toll mounts to 25, infections spread

A new coronavirus has killed 25 people in China and infected more than 800, the government said on Friday, as the World Health Organisation declared it an emergency but stopped short of declaring the epidemic of international concern.