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Chess: Candidates stopped at midway point after Russia suspends air traffic | Sport

The world championship Candidates in Ekaterinburg was abruptly stopped on Thursday morning, with seven of 14 rounds played, after the Russian government announced that international air traffic would be suspended from Friday. Fide, the global chess body, planned a charter flight to Amsterdam enabling the Chinese, Dutch, French, and US …

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Chess: Candidates defy coronavirus to start battle to face Magnus Carlsen | Sport

Fear of coronavirus has been a persistent backdrop to the start of the world Candidates, one of a very few global sports events to survive a flood of cancellations. The eight-player, €500,000 event is the final eliminator to decide who will challenge Norway’s Magnus Carlsen for his global crown at …

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Biden vs. Sanders: Candidates brace for one-on-one battle in next phase of Democratic race

Democrats fear a 2016 repeat in 2020

At home in Burlington, meanwhile, the Vermont senator said he likes Biden and considers him a “very decent human being,” but that “Joe and I have a very different voting record” — on issues like Social Security and the Iraq war — that he planned to air out in the …

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How to watch the Democratic debate live: Time, channels, candidates

DES MOINES, IOWA - JANUARY 14:  Tom Steyer (L-R), Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg, and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) await the start of the Democratic presidential primary debate at Drake University on January 14, 2020 in Des Moines, Iowa.  Six candidates out of the field qualified for the first Democratic presidential primary debate of 2020, hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

The 10th Democratic National Committee-sanctioned debate will be hosted by CBS News and the Congressional Black Caucus Institute in Charleston. The debate will start at 8 p.m. ET. The debate will air live on CBS stations and will stream on CBSN via Roku, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV. Who …

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Democratic caucuses in Nevada: Candidates face most diverse electorate

6 things to watch in tonight's Nevada caucuses

While polling is notoriously difficult in Nevada, Sanders and former Vice President Joe Biden have been jockeying for the lead in the Silver State for months now, with Sanders rising after his team built deep organizing roots in the state — particularly within the Latino community — some eight months …

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A look at the real estate of the 6 leading Democratic presidential candidates, from Mike Bloomberg’s 11 luxury properties to Pete Buttigieg’s modest $125,000 Indiana house

A look at the real estate of the 6 leading Democratic presidential candidates, from Mike Bloomberg’s 11 luxury properties to Pete Buttigieg’s modest $125,000 Indiana house

On February 19, six Democratic presidential candidates took to the stage for the debate in Las Vegas. Each of them lives in very different homes, from Mike Bloomberg’s five-story Manhattan townhouse to the historic Indiana house Pete Buttigieg bought for $125,000. Here’s a look at each of the six candidates‘ …

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Chess: Russia to admit China’s world title candidates despite travel ban | Sport

The world title candidates starting in Ekaterinburg on 15 March has survived a scare after Russia’s “temporary suspension” of entry to Chinese citizens, announced on Monday as part of anti-coronavirus measures, raised serious doubts on whether Ding Liren and Wang Hao would be allowed to compete. Ding, 27, and Wang, …

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