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Sanders quits US presidential race, setting up Biden battle with Trump

Sanders quits US presidential race, setting up Biden battle with Trump

Bernie Sanders, a democratic socialist whose progressive agenda pushed the Democratic Party sharply to the left, ended his White House campaign on Wednesday

Biden, riding endorsement wave, looks to end Sanders' White House hopes in Michigan

Biden, riding endorsement wave, looks to end Sanders' White House hopes in Michigan

Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden, who is seeking to deliver a knockout blow to rival Bernie Sanders on Tuesday as six states vote, received another boost on Monday when former presidential hopeful Cory Booker endorsed his campaign.

Biden has strong Super Tuesday showing, Sanders leads in California

Biden has strong Super Tuesday showing, Sanders leads in California

A resurgent Joe Biden rode a wave of momentum to win at least eight states on Super Tuesday and Bernie Sanders was leading in the biggest race in California

US votes in crucial primaries after ex-rivals back Biden

US votes in crucial primaries after ex-rivals back Biden

Americans vote Tuesday in primaries that play a major role in who will challenge Donald Trump for the presidency, a day after key endorsements dramatically boosted Joe Biden's hopes

Biden revives White House hopes with big South Carolina win

Biden revives White House hopes with big South Carolina win

Former vice president Joe Biden notched up a resounding win in the South Carolina primary on Saturday, reviving his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination

Sanders wins big in Nevada, stretching lead in Democratic race

Sanders wins big in Nevada, stretching lead in Democratic race

Progressive firebrand Bernie Sanders earned a decisive victory Saturday in the Nevada caucuses, solidifying his frontrunner status in the race to choose the Democratic nominee

Erdogan urges Syria to back off Turkish observation posts

Erdogan urges Syria to back off Turkish observation posts

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged Syria on Wednesday to withdraw its troops from its military observation posts in northwestern Idlib province where clashes have intensified in recent days.

Buttigieg has narrow Iowa lead on Sanders, Biden lags in Democratic race

Buttigieg has narrow Iowa lead on Sanders, Biden lags in Democratic race

Pete Buttigieg held a narrow lead over Bernie Sanders on Tuesday in long-delayed results from the chaotic Iowa Democratic Party caucuses

US presidential hopeful Sanders surges in early primary states, national polls

US presidential hopeful Sanders surges in early primary states, national polls

US Senator Bernie Sanders pulled ahead in a New Hampshire poll released on Sunday, bolstering evidence that he is gaining momentum with only days left until voting begins in the Democratic presidential contest.

Brash, boastful Trump taps Mattis as defence secretary

Brash, boastful Trump taps Mattis as defence secretary

US President-elect Donald Trump said on Thursday he has picked tough-talking retired general James Mattis to be his defence secretary as he soaked up adulation at a large Ohio rally where he pledged to unite the nation.

Sanders endorses former rival Clinton for president

Sanders endorses former rival Clinton for president

After months of bitter campaigning, Bernie Sanders on Tuesday offered his long-awaited endorsement for Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, saying he would work hard to help his former rival win the White House.

Obama hopeful Sanders will wind up campaign in 'couple of weeks'

Obama hopeful Sanders will wind up campaign in 'couple of weeks'

Barack Obama expressed hope Wednesday that Bernie Sanders in "the next couple of weeks" will finally concede having lost the Democratic presidential nomination to Hillary Clinton, despite having vowed to fight on through the party's convention next month.