Anti-fashion Bernie Sanders sparks inauguration meme storm
Standing out in a crowd of glamorously dressed guests, Bernie Sanders showed up for the US presidential inauguration in a heavy winter jacket and patterned mittens -- with an AFP photo of the veteran leftist spawning the first viral meme of the Biden era.
Bernie Sanders ends his US presidential bid
US Senator Bernie Sanders suspended his presidential campaign Wednesday, clearing the way for rival Joe Biden to win the Democratic nomination and challenge incumbent Donald Trump in November. "I have concluded that this battle for the Democratic nomination will not be successful," the leftist Sanders told supporters in a livestream announcing he is dropping out.…
Biden scores big wins in Florida, Illinois on virus-hit primary night
Joe Biden cemented his status as the likely Democratic presidential nominee Tuesday after trouncing Bernie Sanders in Florida and Illinois, the top prizes on a busy primary night blighted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Biden-Sanders vote proceeds in 3 US states despite virus fears
Polls opened in two of the three US states -- Florida, Illinois and Arizona -- holding Democratic primaries Tuesday in the face of a rapidly spreading coronavirus pandemic that has cast a pall over the presidential nomination race between Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders.
White House contenders slam Trump handling of coronavirus crisis
Democratic White House hopefuls Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders assailed Donald Trump Thursday for shortcomings in fighting the coronavirus outbreak, calling for urgent action to help Americans struggling to pay for health care.
Sanders would 'absolutely' use military if needed
Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders has said that if elected president he would "absolutely" use the military if warranted, both to protect US interests and to support its allies.
Sanders wins in New Hampshire as Biden crashes and burns
Bernie Sanders won New Hampshire's high-stakes Democratic primary on Tuesday, according to US network projections, leaving rivals including party stalwart Joe Biden in his wake as he staked his claim to challenge President Donald Trump in November.
Iowa White House vote turns to fiasco as results delayed
Iowa's vote kick-starting the 2020 US presidential contest degenerated into a fiasco, with Bernie Sanders eager to claim a slim lead in the Democratic caucuses despite the lack of official results.