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5 things to watch in tonight’s Democratic debate

5 things to watch in tonight’s Democratic debate

Michael Bloomberg, come on down. The former New York mayor qualified for Wednesday night’s debate on the eve of the critical contest, injecting a combustible new element into an already volatile primary fight. The other five candidates slated to be on stage with Bloomberg just days before the Nevada caucuses have shown an ability —…MORE

Nevada tests Bernie Sanders’ appeal to Latinos

Nevada tests Bernie Sanders’ appeal to Latinos

Jorge Trejo-Ibarra lit up when Bernie Sanders talked about health care at a Las Vegas rally over the weekend. The 17-year-old son of Mexican immigrants, who was diagnosed with stage four Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in 2018, is voting for the Vermont senator largely because of “Medicare for All.” Trejo-Ibarra, after going into remission, decided to get…MORE

Drugmakers could be hit by the coronavirus. India is especially vulnerable

Drugmakers could be hit by the coronavirus. India is especially vulnerable

Drugmakers in India are bracing for potential disruption from the coronavirus. If they’re hit, the impact could be felt around the world. Indian pharmaceutical companies, which produce 20% of the world’s drugs supply by volume, are warning that the outbreak threatens to disrupt the supply of raw materials from China. The drugmakers say they have…MORE

Beijing expels three Wall Street Journal journalists

Beijing expels three Wall Street Journal journalists

The Chinese government announced Wednesday that it would revoke the press credentials of three Wall Street Journal reporters, the largest expulsion of overseas media from the country in more than three decades. Speaking at a press briefing, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said the expulsion was due to an opinion piece published by the…MORE

3 men were found dead near a cemetery in California. Sheriff says it ‘was a message’

3 men were found dead near a cemetery in California. Sheriff says it ‘was a message’

The bodies of three men found dead near a cemetery in Southern California have been identified, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said. They were positively identified as Jaime Covarrubias Espindola, 50, Jose Maria Aguilar-Espejel, 38, and Rodrigo Aguilar-Espejel, 28, the sheriff’s department said in a tweet on Tuesday. All three were residents of the city…MORE

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