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AP-NORC poll: Biden approval buoyed by his pandemic response

President Joe Biden is plunging into the next phase of his administration with the steady approval of a majority of Americans, according to a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. The survey shows Biden is buoyed in particular by the public's broad backing for his handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

AP-NORC poll: Border woes dent Biden approval on immigration

More Americans disapprove than approve of how President Joe Biden is handling the sharply increasing number of unaccompanied migrant children arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, and approval of his efforts on larger immigration policy falls short of other top issues — suggesting it could be a weak point for the new administration.

Gonzaga goes wire to wire in the AP college basketball poll

Gonzaga finished the season in the AP college basketball right where it started.The Bulldogs became the 14th team to be ranked No. 1 from start to finish in the history of the AP rankings and the first since Kentucky in 2015.

AP-NORC poll: Americans largely back Biden’s virus response

Joe Biden is enjoying an early presidential honeymoon, with 60% of Americans approving of his job performance thus far and even more backing his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.

Gonzaga holds strong at No. 1 in AP, USA Today polls

It was one of the quietest weeks of the season for the top five in the AP college basketball poll, but change could be coming. No. 1 Gonzaga picked up one first-place vote from No. 2 Baylor, which hasn’t played since Feb. 2 due to COVID-19 concerns. The Zags earned 60 of 64 first-place votes and a 56-point edge over the Bears.

AP-NORC poll: Few in US say democracy is working very well

Only a fragment of Americans believe democracy is thriving in the U.S., even as broad majorities agree that representative government is one of the country's bedrock principles, according to a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.

Gonzaga, Baylor remain entrenched at the top in college basketball polls, metrics

The rankings, metrics and bracket projections continue to put Gonzaga and Baylor well ahead of the pack in college basketball. The Bulldogs (17-0) retained a firm hold on No. 1 in the AP Top 25, collecting 61 of 64 first-place votes and 1,597 points for the second consecutive week.No. 2 Baylor (16-0) had three first-place votes and 1,539 points. Villanova, Michigan and Houston rounded out the top five.