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Archive for February 19th, 2020
At least 11 cases of the viral disease are linked to a British man's ski trip to the Alps after attending a conference in Singapore.
The new coronavirus has spurred biotech labs in universities and companies to try to find new approaches to stopping the virus — from blocking its key enzymes to interfering with its genetics.
A spokeswoman says the attorney general has "no plans to resign," but the news adds to questions about the politicization of the Justice Department in this administration.
"We just looked at each other: 'Is this what's going on? Let's go,' " Elizabethtown (Ky.) Detective Chase McKeown said, describing how he and his wife acted to stop a man with a gun.
The annual award, doled out in partnership with NPR, honors fiction that doesn't shy from grappling with thorny social issues. Just one of the five books remaining will win $35,000 come April.
The move comes a day after the U.S. State Department designated five Chinese state media outlets as foreign government missions, thus treating them as extensions of Beijing.
The pending federal rule changes could push a million kids off free or reduced-price school meals, at least temporarily.
An NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll finds that socialism is unpopular with a general-election electorate, even as Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is gaining in the Democratic primary.
How Mike Bloomberg defends against expected attacks from his Democratic rivals could impact how well he does on Super Tuesday, where he is placing a big bet, analysts say.
Three days before the Nevada caucuses, six candidates will face off in a debate Wednesday night in Las Vegas.
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The city of Los Angeles is considering giving public transit riders priority access at LAX’s security lines.
California's governor is expected to call for better mental health care to help the state's huge homeless population when he addresses one of the state's most pressing problems in his second State of the State speech.
Los Angeles Police Department Chief Michel Moore joins Larry Mantle for his monthly check-in on AirTalk.