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The remaining Republican presidential candidates will meet in Houston for their 10th debate tonight — just five days before Super Tuesday, when 11 states will vote in the largest primary election day of 2016. Once overflowing with 17 candidates, the GOP field has narrowed to just five contenders: frontrunner Donald Trump — coming off of big wins in New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada — Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz winning in Iwoa, John Kasich and Ben Carson. The debate will air on CNN 7:30 p.m. CT/5:30 pm PT
More than 150 of today’s flights have been canceled after a huge storm brought snow to the Midwest and severe weather to the East. The flights were canceled pre-emptively as airlines scrambled to get their planes and crews back into place. today’s cancellations are in addition to more than 2,200 flights that were canceled yesterday because of the weather. Nearly all big U.S. carriers have enacted flexible rebooking policies.
Amtrak to welcome small pets on Amtrak Cascades trains–Only five pets will be allowed on each train. Traveling pets must be odorless and harmless, not disruptive and require no attention during travel. Small dogs and cats will be able to travel with their families on Amtrak Cascades trains starting in early March.