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Tensions flare between Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren at Democratic debate over big ideas vs. pragmatism

Maureen Groppe, John Fritze, Courtney Subramanian and Ledyard King USA TODAY Published 11:01 PM EDT Oct 15, 2019 Twelve Democratic presidential candidates have taken the stage Tuesday at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio, for their fourth primary debate. 10:47 p.m. EDT Biden to Warren: ‘You did a hell of a job’ In one of the more tense […]

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‘I’m feeling great’: Bernie Sanders reassured voters of his health following heart attack

Courtney Subramanian USA TODAY Published 10:39 PM EDT Oct 15, 2019 When pressed about whether he’s “up to the stress” of the presidency after suffering a heart attack earlier this month, Sen. Bernie Sanders responded, “I’m healthy. I’m feeling great.” The 78-year-old canceled several campaign events after undergoing surgery, releasing a video in which he […]

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Oversights, lapses at VA hospital risked veterans’ lives, limit evidence in homicide probe

Donovan Slack and Dennis Wagner USA TODAY Published 7:03 AM EDT Oct 15, 2019 CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – It was 1:55 a.m., and Felix “Kirk” McDermott was struggling to breathe.    He was cold and clammy. A doctor called to his bedside at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Clarksburg, West Virginia, noted white foam oozing from the 82-year-old’s mouth and a […]

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Fox News alum Carl Cameron worried Shepard Smith’s exit could turn channel into ‘propaganda’

Erin Jensen USA TODAY Published 9:58 AM EDT Oct 14, 2019 Carl Cameron, a former Fox News reporter who was with the channel for more than 20 years, is voicing his concerns after Shepard Smith shocked by announcing his departure Friday. Cameron, who says his “Campaign Carl” moniker came courtesy of Smith, appeared on CNN’s “Reliable Sources” Sunday […]