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Education Mar 30School shutdowns raise stakes of digital divide for students
School districts and governments are now racing to give the millions of U.S. students without home internet a chance of keeping up. The nation's largest school districts, including Los Angeles and New York, are spending millions of dollars to provide…
Politics Mar 01WATCH: Buttigieg ends historic presidential campaign, urges unity
The decision came just a day after one of Buttigieg's leading rivals, former Vice President Joe Biden, scored a resounding victory in South Carolina that sparked new pressure on the party's moderate wing to coalesce behind Biden.
Politics Mar 01Biden claims momentum as Buttigieg drops out of race
Joe Biden fought to unite the Democratic Party's moderate wing behind his candidacy after scoring a comeback victory in South Carolina’s Democratic primary that forced leading moderate rival Pete Buttigieg out of the race on Sunday.
Politics Feb 29Biden wins South Carolina, hopes for Super Tuesday momentum
Joe Biden scored a thundering victory in South Carolina’s Democratic primary on Saturday, riding a wave of African American support and ending progressive rival Bernie Sanders' winning streak.
Politics Feb 29Biden looks for first 2020 victory in South Carolina primary
The Democrats' 2020 nominating fight turned to South Carolina on Saturday for the first-in-the-South primary, with Joe Biden confident that his popularity with black voters will seal him a victory and help blunt some of front-runner Bernie Sanders' momentum.
Politics Feb 27Steyer courts voters that Biden needs for decisive South Carolina win
While many of the remaining Democrats competing for their party's nomination have spent the past few months spread out across the early-voting states, Tom Steyer has had a fairly singular focus: South Carolina.
Politics Feb 26Biden gets Clyburn endorsement ahead of South Carolina primary
Rep. Jim Clyburn called on the people of South Carolina to “stand with” Biden.
Politics Feb 25Democratic rivals attack Sanders in run-up to South Carolina debate
Leading up to Tuesday night's debate in Charleston, 2020 Democratic candidates previewed their lines of attack in a series of digital or television advertisements against Sanders.
Politics Feb 19In South Carolina, Sanders could get a boost from billionaire Steyer
Steyer has been courting black voters in the state and has spent tens of millions on ads. That could siphon support from Biden, creating an opening for Sanders.
Politics Jan 20MLK Day draws presidential hopefuls to South Carolina
All the top-tier Democratic presidential candidates planned to start Monday with prayer services around Columbia.