Polls are open in the first early voting state with a significant African American population.
"The role of the barbershop is to bring about education, enough information and awareness," said Charles E. Maxwell, owner of Charleston's CJ's Barbershop.
The 2020 race is heading to the South.
A White House visit by Austria's chancellor scheduled for March 3, was also postponed on Friday,
Trump wanted the Texas congressman as director of national intelligence in 2019, but backed off when Ratcliffe was shown to have inflated his resume.
The Trump administration is considering using the Defense Production Act to expand production of protective gear, such as masks.
Limbaugh has said concerns about the coronavirus are being "weaponized" by Democrats and the media and compared the virus to "the common cold."
Analysis: The state's black electorate looks fractured days before Saturday's primary — in part because no candidate worked hard enough to consolidate it.
The deal is tied to a 2019 lawsuit in which a former employee said she was fired from the political group Our Revolution due to her race.
Here's what South Carolinians really think about the candidates and the 2020 presidential election.
In 2017 and 2018 threat assessments, intelligence analysts even mentioned a close cousin of coronavirus by name, saying it had "pandemic potential."
A Warren loss to Sanders in Massachusetts would increase pressure on her to exit the race.
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Rep. Joe Cunningham, D-S.C., is facing one of the toughest re-elections this cycle. Democrats worry that a democratic socialist at the top of the ticket could cost him his seat.
"He dug in and fought us all the way to his last day in office," an activist who opposed stop-and-frisk recalled.
Analysis: As the Democratic front-runner claims a plurality should give him the nomination, his own actions come back to haunt him.
Barr's sentencing recommendation in the Roger Stone case is among instances of concern cited by Democrats.
The Democratic front-runner, criticized as an unyielding hardliner, is willing to accept incrementalism. He just doesn't like to talk about it.
The president's claims about water pressure caught the attention of his environmental agency.
"This despicable ad is straight out of the Republican disinformation playbook," Obama spokesperson Katie Hill told NBC News.
Polls say the billionaire environmentalist is poised for a top-three finish in South Carolina. What that gets him is less clear.
A look at the paths to victory against Trump for Sanders, Bloomberg, Biden and others.
"Black Voices for Trump" locations will be opened in battleground states to tout the administration's accomplishments.
John Cameron Denton, 26, and his fellow members of the Atomwaffen organization made more than 100 swatting calls affecting 33 states, authorities said.
New York City and seven states — New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Washington, Massachusetts, Virginia and Rhode Island — sued in 2018 for withholding funding.