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March’s record-breaking collapse in retail sales, explained

March’s record-breaking collapse in retail sales, explained

Retail sales fell 8.7 percent in March, the largest-ever decline on record, according to Census Bureau data released Wednesday morning. In dollar terms, the decline was nearly triple the previous worst month on record, from the fall of 2008. This joins the past several weeks worth of surging unemployment claims to clarify that the economy…
Who is winning the March 17 delegate count so far

Who is winning the March 17 delegate count so far

Joe Biden continues to widen his delegate lead over Bernie Sanders during the latest round of voting in the 2020 Democratic Party primary. On Tuesday, March 17, three states voted: Florida, Illinois, and Arizona. Ohio was also scheduled to vote on Tuesday, but amid fears of the spread of coronavirus and encouragement of social distancing,…
March 17 primaries: Live results

March 17 primaries: Live results

The Democratic presidential race is adjusting to a stark new reality: Candidates are campaigning and voters are heading to the polls in the middle of a coronavirus outbreak. That isn’t stopping three out of the four states that had primaries scheduled March 17. Polls are open in Florida, Illinois, and Arizona — though Ohio has…
March 17 primaries

March 17 primaries

A big night in the Democratic presidential primary will take place this Tuesday, March 17 — but not as large as was planned. Three states — Arizona, Florida, and Illinois — will hold their primaries then; until this week, Ohio was set to join them, but Gov. Mike DeWine announced late on Monday that the…
Who is winning the March 10 delegate count so far

Who is winning the March 10 delegate count so far

With votes still being counted — and, in some states, cast — here’s the total delegate count for the March 10 Democratic primary contests so far, powered by results from our partners at Decision Desk and the Virginia Center for Politics. Voters in six states — Idaho, Mississippi, Missouri, Michigan, North Dakota, and Washington —…
Live results for the March 10 primaries

Live results for the March 10 primaries

The Democratic presidential race is now a two-way contest between Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders — and Tuesday, we’ll get our first real look at how that head-to-head matchup will play out. These March 10 contests are much less “super” than those from last week, but it’s an important day for the nomination battle —…
Your March Horoscope

Your March Horoscope

Material Venus moves into luxury-loving Taurus on March 4, making us want to indulge. If you’re shopping for a big-ticket item, look for quality and get all the facts before you splurge. We’re in an optimistic and cautious mood on March 9, when the Moon waxes full in practical Virgo opposing dreamy Neptune, creating a…
Beth March’s Death In Little Women, Explained

Beth March’s Death In Little Women, Explained

“She died tragically young, though not quite as young as her literary counterpart,” The Paris Review notes. "By the end, the fight had gone out of her body. The final words her family could understand were, 'Well now, mother, I go, I go. How beautiful everything is tonight.'"
Trump’s Fed pick wrote that women should be banned from March Madness

Trump’s Fed pick wrote that women should be banned from March Madness

Stephen Moore, one of President Trump’s planned nominees for the Federal Reserve Board, once said women should be banned from the March Madness basketball tournament — and a prominent magazine paid him for that opinion. “Here’s the rule change I propose: No more women refs, no women announcers, no women beer venders, no women anything,”…
The 5 best TV debuts of March 2019

The 5 best TV debuts of March 2019

March was a fantastic month for TV debuts. There were so many interesting ones that I cut a number of other shows that might have merited a shoutout. What’s more, the shows listed below — five brand new programs (OK, four brand new programs and a second season show where the second season is wildly…

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