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  New US coronavirus case may be 1st from unknown origin

The government announced the worrisome development shortly after a news conference in which President Donald Trump said the U.S. is “very, very ready” for whatever the new coronavirus threat brings.
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  US economy grew at 2.1% rate in Q4 but virus threat looms

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Trump urges calm even as US reports worrisome new virus case

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Court sides with Trump in ‘sanctuary cities’ grant fight

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Analysis: Sanders learns what it’s like to be a front-runner

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Democrats band together to knock Sanders during debate clash

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FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate

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Stocks sink, bonds soar on fears virus will stunt economy

Trump says 2 justices should sit out cases, but they decide

Supreme Court upholds death sentence, rules against slain Mexican teen’s family in pair of 5-4 cases

  Trump defends Modi, refuses to weigh in on citizenship law

  Worried Democrats rush to slow front-runner Sanders before SC primary

FBI official: Russia wants to see US ‘tear ourselves apart’

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Dow drops more than 1,000 as outbreak threatens the economy

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Crackdown on immigrants who use public benefits takes effect

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Justices to hear Philly dispute over same-sex foster parents

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US appeals court upholds Trump rules involving abortions

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  Trump’s India visit prioritizes pageantry over policy

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Hero or criminal? Court hears 2 views of WikiLeaks’ Assange

  Reliability of pricey new voting machines questioned as elections loom

  Sanders’ 2016 movement now has political machine to push it

Passage to India: Trump ready for warm embrace, adulation

  Security adviser: I’ve seen no intel of Moscow helping Trump

Opioid settlement still elusive as some lawyers criticize it

  Afghan deal will be hard to assess, fraught with pitfalls