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Tornado, virus fears, machines disrupt voting in some states

Deadly tornadoes knocked out polling places in Tennessee, fears over the coronavirus left some precincts in California and Texas short of election workers, and overwhelmed voting systems led to long lines in Los Angeles as Super Tuesday sent voters surging to the polls in 14 states. Scattered reports of polling places opening late, machines malfunctioning…MORE

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Chris Matthews retires from MSNBC, cites comments to women

Veteran MSNBC host Chris Matthews said he’s retiring from his show “Hardball,” citing his inappropriate comments about women. Matthews opened his program with the announcement he was ending his run on the political hour that he started in 1997. He said compliments on a woman’s appearance that some men, himself included, thought were OK “were…MORE

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