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Washington’s March presidential primary: a primer

January 12, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Washington will join the ranks of early voters in the upcoming presidential primary. Read story

2020 vision for Clark County businesses locks in on I-5 Bridge

January 12, 2020, 6:00am Business

Washington’s 2020 legislative session kicks off this week, with an agenda packed with items that have the potential to impact Southwest Washington. Read story

‘Fail Not’: What to watch ahead of Trump’s Senate trial

January 12, 2020, 6:00am Politics

WASHINGTON — Hear ye, hear ye: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is hitting the send button on President Donald Trump’s impeachment. Read story

Democratic 2020 candidates vie for unions, Latinos in Nevada

January 11, 2020, 3:35pm Politics

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates descended on Nevada on Saturday in an attempt to build relationships with Latino voters and win the coveted endorsement of the powerful casino workers’ Culinary Union. Read story

Will Puerto Ricans new to Florida swing state to Democrats?

January 11, 2020, 6:05am Politics

DAVENPORT, Fla. — When Martha Santiago moved to Polk County, Florida, from Puerto Rico in 1979 to teach in one of the county’s first bilingual schools, there were two certainties. Read story

Biden seeks to upstage Buttigieg in fight for California

January 10, 2020, 9:14pm Nation & World

LOS ANGELES — Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg chased California votes on Friday in dueling events, looking to sway Democrats in the state that delivers the largest haul of delegates in the presidential contest. Read story

Analysis: Pelosi’s delay tests public opinion on impeachment

January 10, 2020, 6:30pm Politics

WASHINGTON — Democrats know they don’t have the votes to convict President Donald Trump when the Senate convenes as the Court of Impeachment. So they are pursuing the case in the court of public opinion. Read story

AP Explains: Not all cyber threats equally worrisome

January 10, 2020, 4:30pm Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — West Virginia reported unusual cyber activity targeting its election systems. The Texas governor said the state was encountering attempted “attacks" at the rate of “about 10,000 per minute" from Iran. Information technology staff in Las Vegas responded to an intrusion, though the city says no data was stolen. Read story

AP-NORC poll: Americans split on personal, country’s future

January 10, 2020, 2:45pm Politics

WASHINGTON — At home and in their own lives, Americans by and large have an upbeat view of the year to come. When it comes to how the country will fare in 2020, well, that’s another matter. Read story

Matt Shea slams report labeling him a ‘domestic terrorist’

January 10, 2020, 12:29pm Latest News

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A right-wing lawmaker from Washington state said Friday that a recent report that branded him a ‘’domestic terrorist'' is a lie and that he will continue to represent the people of his district. Read story