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Clinton projected to win primaries in Alabama and Tennessee Clinton projected to win primaries in Alabama and Tennessee
- March 03, 2016

Later in the night she notched victories in MA and Texas. "America never stopped being great". Bernie Sanders won four Super Tuesday states; Minnesota, Vermont, Oklahoma and Colorado. As of 12 a.m. on Tuesday, Trump is on track to have a total of over 280 delegates, according to The New York Times . Ted Cruz took the win in Texas, Oklahoma and Alaska. (more...)
Migrants block train line at Greek border
- March 03, 2016

As a result thousands of migrants and refugees remain stuck inside Greece , including at the country's border with Macedonia, unable to reach western Europe where they plan to seek asylum. A crucial EU-Turkey summit to address the migrant crisis is scheduled for March 7. European Union member states committed to relocating 66,400 refugees from Greece . (more...)
Gulf Nations Declare Lebanon's Hizballah a Terrorist Group Gulf Nations Declare Lebanon's Hizballah a Terrorist Group
- March 03, 2016

Lebanon's Hezbollah supporters gesture as they listen to their leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah on a screen during a religious ceremony marking the mournful Shi'ite Muslim occasion of Ashura in Beirut's southern suburbs, Lebanon, October 20, 2015. (more...)
Former CEO Aubrey McClendon killed in crash following charges
- March 03, 2016

He co-founded Chesapeake Energy in 1989, and the company eventually became the second-biggest natural gas producer in the US. Thunder head coach Billy Donovan said he addressed the team after learning of McClendon's death. 96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ... (more...)
Ben Carson Says Obama Was Raised White Ben Carson Says Obama Was Raised White
- March 03, 2016

Earlier in the interview Carson , when asked if he experienced a sense of pride when Obama was sworn in as the first Black president, said, "You know, I did not". Why? Front-runner Donald Trump's characterization of Carson being "super low energy" continues to be a sore spot for Carson , who criticized how "name calling people and destroying reputations" seems to be the norm for some. (more...)
Kurdish-led fighters close in on Syrian city of Aleppo
- March 03, 2016

But it was unclear whether any rebels would take him up on such an offer after years of civil war, mass detentions and widespread allegations of severe human rights violations by his government. Most of the buildings were concrete shells, with windows and doors missing. "It freezes in place an unfavorable status quo, allows the regime to rest, organize and prepare, and grants it and Russian Federation the ability to go after the powerful insurgent group Jabhat al Nusra", Itani said, using ... (more...)
Cruz, Clinton win in Texas primary; Sanders wins Oklahoma
- March 03, 2016

He's not there yet, and Sens. That gives the billionaire a total of 315 delegates in the overall race, compared to 205 for Cruz and 106 for Rubio. Trump won seven of the states holding primaries, including Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia, Alabama and Arkansas in the South. (more...)
Sand, waves may have cleaned possible plane part
- March 03, 2016

Writing on Twitter on Wednesday, Malaysia's transportation minister, Liow Tiong Lai, said there is a " high possibility " the Mozambique debris belongs to a Boeing 777. Multiple media reports said the debris was found by Seattle lawyer Blaine Alan Gibson, who has been conducting his own investigation into the missing plane. (more...)
AP Delegate Count: Trump Not Yet On Track To Win GOP Nomination
- March 03, 2016

No candidate has yet won enough delegates to secure their party's nomination. Instead, he's watched Trump , a brash NY real estate mogul, display surprising strength with the region's evangelical Christians and social conservatives. Rubio has 106 delegates, John Kasich has 25 and Ben Carson has eight. Rubio was a distant third with at least 90. "Although many now see a Trump nomination as an inevitability, I think it would be a mistake to underestimate the commitment of a large part of the ... (more...)
Lead-up to Super Tuesday brings final push, fresh attacks Lead-up to Super Tuesday brings final push, fresh attacks
- March 03, 2016

On Sunday, Cruz suggested that a Trump presidency would be chaotic. "This is what happens when someone is caught, like Donald Trump has been, as a con artist", he said on Fox News Sunday. "Thank God he has really large ears, the biggest ears I've ever seen", Trump added, "because they were protecting him". " All I know is that white supremacist groups have no place in our society and clearly not in the Republican Party". (more...)
South Sudan join East Africa Community South Sudan join East Africa Community
- March 03, 2016

Burundi has been in crisis since President Pierre Nkurunziza's controversial decision last April to run for a third term. The passport mechanism will be used by East African Community citizens for worldwide travels. EAC chairman and Tanzanian President John Magufuli announced the new appointment at a summit meeting in the bloc's headquarters in the Tanzanian town of Arusha. (more...)
Trump, Clinton Claim Significant Victories on Super Tuesday
- March 03, 2016

If Rubio can not carry even his own home state, and that by a wide margin (as Cruz crushed Trump in his own home state), he stands no chance of beating Trump. Roe voted for Marco Rubio. In Bexar County, Cruz grabbed almost 41 percent of the Republican vote compared to Trump who garnered just over 24 percent. (more...)
United States election 2016: What are presidential primaries and caucuses for March?
- March 03, 2016

In the Democratic race, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton can go a long way towards silencing concerns about her candidacy with big victories of her own over democratic socialist Bernie Sanders on Super Tuesday. (more...)
GOP Establishment Can Still Defeat Trump Ticket
- March 03, 2016

NASCAR driver Chase Elliott, Donald Trump and NASCAR CEO Brian France at a Trump rally at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Ga., Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. Voting stretches from eastern states to Texas and Minnesota , with the first polls closing at 7 p.m. EST (midnight GMT) in Vermont, Virginia and Georgia and first results expected soon after. (more...)
Super Tuesday Results 2016: Republican Vote Totals & Delegate Count
- March 02, 2016

On the Republican side, Trump won  Alabama , Arkansas,  Georgia , Massachusetts,  Tennessee  and Virginia, while rival  Ted Cruz  won his home state of Texas and neighboring Oklahoma, according to network projections. Super Tuesday is the most crucial day of the United States presidential primary season with half the Republican delegates and a third of Democratic delegates needed to win the nominations up for grabs. (more...)
How many delegates are decided on Super Tuesday (March 1)? How many delegates are decided on Super Tuesday (March 1)?
- March 02, 2016

Clinton also has strong support from African American voters which is a major advantage heading into Super Tuesday. GWEN IFILL:  In a  tweet , the Republicans' last presidential nominee, Mitt Romney, called Trump's words - quote - "a disqualifying and disgusting response". (more...)
California sheepdog gives birth to 17 puppies California sheepdog gives birth to 17 puppies
- March 02, 2016

Another one of the farm's four Maremma Sheepdogs is the father of the record-breaking (accidental) litter. The mom smashed the world record for the largest Maremma litter, as well as the state's record for the largest puppy litter, the farm's John Costanzo revealed to NBC San Diego . (more...)
Trump jumps to big lead in Republican delegates Trump jumps to big lead in Republican delegates
- March 02, 2016

Trump was seeking to sweep a series of contests across the South, which would be a massive blow for Cruz, in particular. He jokes that "Bernie Sanders here in Vermont got at least one vote". Signaling her confidence, Clinton set her sights on Trump as she addressed  supporters  during a victory rally. This is a state where Cruz should be  doing well . (more...)
Appeals court puts Bill Cosby's criminal case on hold Appeals court puts Bill Cosby's criminal case on hold
- March 02, 2016

They want an appeals court to review their argument that Cosby had an agreement he wouldn't be prosecuted over the 2004 encounter with a Temple University employee. The hearing seemed likely to be postponed unless the Superior Court quickly made a decision to quash his appeal. Prosecutors have argued that Cosby does not have the right to a pretrial appeal and should instead file the usual post-trial appeal if he is convicted. (more...)
2 people dead after SUV crashes into Newton restaurant 2 people dead after SUV crashes into Newton restaurant
- March 02, 2016

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan said the two people killed are believed to have been customers of the restaurant. An official from Newton-Wellesley Hospital said four people were brought to the facility after the crash. The driver and a male customer are listed in fair condition. A police line and a tarp could be seen where the front wall of the restaurant had been in photos from the scene. (more...)
Super Tuesday Polls, Republican Party: GOP Delegate Count, Numbers favor Donald Trump Super Tuesday Polls, Republican Party: GOP Delegate Count, Numbers favor Donald Trump
- March 02, 2016

If Trump sweeps the South, where numerous  Super  Tuesday races are taking place, it could be lights out for his Republican challengers. Mr. Trump pushed back against criticism by suggesting that he's even attracting Democrats to the Republican Party. (more...)
Bernie Sanders campaign rally in Grand Prairie Bernie Sanders campaign rally in Grand Prairie
- March 02, 2016

Hightower, who earlier introduced Sanders in Austin, breezily greeted the crowd, "Hello, revolutionaries". If they haven't voted early, these people remind them to show up on Tuesday. Sanders also attacked Wall Street, the top 1 percent and corrupt politicians, especially ones who try to suppress voter turnout. "Clinton already has a really big delegate lead on Sanders, unless something big happens, I think she will have an even bigger lead after Tuesday". (more...)
Super Tuesday is super 'nail-bitey' Super Tuesday is super 'nail-bitey'
- March 02, 2016

But the Florida senator - publicly confident, but still trailing the 2016 front-runner - also feels compelled to spell out a doomsday scenario for his party if Trump rolls on to victory. It could have major implications beyond the primaries , exposing the looming challenges in uniting the party, no matter who wins the nomination. The Associated Press found that 18 of the Texas "Super delegates" have committed to back Hillary Clinton. (more...)
Bill Cosby sues woman, attorneys who accused him of sex assault Bill Cosby sues woman, attorneys who accused him of sex assault
- March 02, 2016

The Cosby Show star faces an aggravated indecent assault charge for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting former Temple University employee Andrea Constand in his Pennsylvania home in 2004. Constand agreed to a civil settlement with Cosby. So is Constand's mother, Gianna Constand, and the publisher of The National Enquirer . That would have likely delayed the scheduled March 8 preliminary hearing. (more...)
Paul Ryan blasts Trump over KKK, David Duke remarks Paul Ryan blasts Trump over KKK, David Duke remarks
- March 01, 2016

U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, a Maryville Republican, endorsed Rubio early today, saying the Florida senator "can inspire us, win the election and lead our country". Ben Sasse posted a lengthy open letter to Trump voters on his Facebook page explaining that even if Republican voters nominate Trump for the presidency, he will refuse to vote for him. (more...)

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