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Popular - Impact of Democrats' South Carolina debate - Democratic presidential candidates aimed their fire at front-runner Bernie Sanders in last night's primary debate in Charleston, South Carolina. It was the last face-to-face matchup before Saturday's South Carolina primary and then Super Tuesday next week. CBSN political contributor and Democratic strategist Antjuan Seawright joined CBSN AM to discuss the high-stakes debate. updated 10M ago - 08:36

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Watch live: President Trump to speak on coronavirus -- The president complained that news outlets are stoking panic in the markets over the coronavirus.

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Moments you might've missed during the debate -- Michael Bloomberg made a reference to a bizarre and comical Times Square stalwart unique to New York City.

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"We get it done": Black women play key roles in South Carolina campaigns -- Five women talked exclusively with CBS News about being recognized as black women in leadership roles, the issues that matter most to South Carolinians, and how they're working to combat voter disengagement here.

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James Clyburn, South Carolina's top Democrat, endorses Biden -- "I know Joe. We know Joe. But most importantly, Joe knows us," Clyburn said.

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Democrats try to stop Sanders' momentum in fiery debate -- But almost no candidate was unscathed in the debate, which took place just four days before the pivotal South Carolina primary and one week ahead of Super Tuesday.

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Top Senate Democrat asks Justice Department to investigate Richard Grenell's consulting work -- Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is requesting an investigation into Grenell's work on behalf of a Moldovan politician and foundation backed by the Hungarian government and whether he violated federal law.

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Transcript: Judd Devermont on "Intelligence Matters" -- This week, on "Intelligence Matters," Morell speaks with Africa expert Judd Devermont about areas of instability on the continent and areas where the U.S. has an opportunity to pursue national interests.

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Two bills banning most late-term abortions blocked by Senate Dems -- Both were voted down several times in recent years but Republicans raised them anew to provide an election year spotlight on their anti-abortion rights efforts

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8 top moments from the South Carolina Democratic debate -- The tenth debate of the presidential primary cycle was the last before the pivotal South Carolina primary on Saturday.

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Fact-checking the debate -- Here's how the facts match up to what the candidates are saying on stage.

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Debate watchers most impressed by Sanders, Biden: CBS News poll -- But many say this 10th debate made them nervous about the Democratic field.

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Democratic candidates in CBS News spin room - Six Democratic candidates for president join CBS News in the spin room to review their debate performance in Charleston, South Carolina. 4H ago - 41:00

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Sanders: "The truth is, nothing I am saying is radical" -- Bernie Sanders was also pressed about his comments on "60 Minutes" about Fidel Castro, saying "Cuba is a dictatorship. I've said that 8 million times."

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Biden says winning by "one point is enough" in South Carolina -- Biden said winning South Carolina by even one percentage point would be "enough" for him to stay in the race

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Full coverage: CBS News Democratic Debate

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Warren: Progressives have "exactly one chance" to make change happen -- Warren told CBS News after the tenth Democratic debate that her track record demonstrates why she should be the progressive candidate to win the party's presidential nomination.

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Highlights from Bernie Sanders on 60 Minutes -- The Democratic presidential hopeful spoke with Anderson Cooper about Donald Trump, Fidel Castro, universal childcare and a host of other topics. Here are some of the notable moments.

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Tim Scott says Sanders poses biggest threat to Trump -- Scott told "CBS This Morning" that Sanders has been able to attract support from African-American and Hispanic voters with his positions on health care.

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What you need to know about the South Carolina Democratic primary -- Candidates will have their first test with a Democratic electorate that is expected to be mostly minority - 60% of the turnout here on Saturday is expected to comprise black voters.

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Black voters in South Carolina weigh in on 2020 Democrats -- One group of now mostly senior citizen organizers, known as The Reckoning Crew, is backing Joe Biden.

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Buttigieg campaign alleges "irregularities" in Nevada results -- "Given how close the race is between second and third place, we ask that you take these steps before releasing any final data," Pete Buttigieg's campaign wrote.

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Royals Report: Prince Harry returns to U.K. -- Prince Harry and Meghan will be dropping the word "royal" from all future branding. Harry, the Duke of Sussex, has returned to Britain to begin his final series of official engagements as a senior royal. BBC royal correspondent Jonny Dymond joined CBSN with more.

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Democrats brawl in Charleston debate -- In last night's CBS News Democratic presidential debate, candidates spent much of their time ganging up on Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders in an effort to derail his momentum ahead of the South Carolina primary on Saturday and Super Tuesday next week. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe joins CBSN from Charleston to break down the heated debate.

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Rivals attack Bernie Sanders in debate -- Seven democratic presidential hopefuls took the stage Tuesday night in a fiery debate in Charleston, South Carolina. The showdown, hosted by CBS News, marked the final confrontation ahead of the state's primary and next week's Super Tuesday. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe recaps the night's biggest moments and CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns joined Vladimir Duthiers to break it all down.

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Clyburn endorses Biden ahead of S.C. primary -- South Carolina Congressman James Clyburn, the third highest-ranking Democrat in the House, endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday, just days before his state's Democratic primary. "I know Joe. We know Joe. But most importantly, Joe knows us," Clyburn said. Watch his announcement.

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