BC-NY--New York News Coverage Advisory, NY
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ELECTION 2020-DEMOCRATS-POLICY EXTREMES
NEW YORK _ Welcome to the 2020 presidential primary. Almost no policy is too liberal for Democrats fighting to win over their party’s base, which is demanding a presidential nominee dedicated to pursuing bold action on America’s most pressing challenges. By Steve Peoples. SENT: 1092 words, photos.
CHICAGO _ The New York Islanders visit the Chicago Blackhawks. With photos. Game starts at 8:30 p.m. EST.
DEKALB, Ill. _ No. 14 Buffalo looks to improve to 18-1 when it visits Northern Illinois. Buffalo is led by C.J. Massinburg, averaging 17.8 points. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 8 p.m. EST.
_ WINTER WEATHER-NEW YORK: Bitter cold temperatures compounded by sub-zero wind chills have caused school closings and delays around western New York.
_ EUROPE-MASTERCARD: The European Commission has fined Mastercard 570 million euros ($648 million) for stopping retailers from looking for better card payment terms at banks around Europe.
_ STARBUCKS-DELIVERY: Starbucks is expanding its delivery service and aims to offer it at nearly one-fourth of its U.S. company-operated coffee shops. With photo.
_ MANHATTAN ELEVATOR ACCIDENT: A construction elevator accident caused debris to fall in midtown Manhattan.
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