News > U.S.

Senate Set for Vote Today to Place Barrett on U.S. Supreme Court

1 month ago   |   By Bloomberg

Amy Coney Barrett is on the cusp of confirmation, with the Senate ready to vote Monday night to elevate her to the Supreme Court a week before the presidential election and create a 6-3 conservative majority on the court.
Read more ...

 

Senate to confirm Barrett for court in partisan-line vote

Senate to confirm Barrett for court in partisan-line vote

1 month ago   |   By WBALTV

A deeply torn Senate is set to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, Republicans overpowering Democratic opposition and institutional norms to secure President Donald Trump's nominee the week before Election Day.
Read more ...

 

Election Updates: Barrett Set to Be Confirmed to Supreme Court

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

The latest: The confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett could sway voters in key Senate contests. President Trump and Joe Biden made their closing pitches on “60 Minutes.”
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   U.S.      Election      Obamacare      Voting Rights      Elections      Civil Rights      Law      Cancer      Liberal      Conservative      Coronavirus      Equality      Government      Science      Richard Joseph Durbin      Joseph Robinette Biden      Addison Mitchell McConnell      Charles Ellis Schumer      Donald John Trump      Michael Richard Pence      Democrats      Donald Trump      Republicans  


Disney donates coins from wishing wells to homeless shelter

Disney donates coins from wishing wells to homeless shelter

Some $20,000 in coins that tourists tossed into Walt Disney World's wishing wells and fountains became a Thanksgiving gift for Central Florida's largest homeless shelter. Read more ...

Reports: Steelers coach, one player test positive for COVID-19

Reports: Steelers coach, one player test positive for COVID-19

ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted Saturday that an additional coach and player tested positive Saturday after the team placed three players on the Reserve/COVID-19 list Friday. Read more ...

Funeral worker apologizes for selfie with Diego Maradona's body

Funeral worker apologizes for selfie with Diego Maradona's body

Claudio Fernández, who was fired over the incident, said the decision to take the photo was impulsive and he regrets it. Read more ...

New rule could allow gas, firing squads for federal executions

New rule could allow gas, firing squads for federal executions

The Justice Department is quietly amending its execution protocols, clearing the way to use methods other than lethal injection, such as firing squads and poison gas. Read more ...

Florida State has 2nd straight game-day football postponement

Florida State has 2nd straight game-day football postponement

Florida State has had a home football game postponed the on the day it was to be played for the second straight week. Read more ...

Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Despite seeking a new way to delivery, many restaurants are finding themselves tied to delivery services they hate, without a clear path out. Read more ...

Sunny and Cool Saturday

Sunny and Cool Saturday

Read more ...

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

With holiday parades and festivals canceled, stir-crazy families are looking for a safe way to create special memories. Read more ...

Dip in COVID-19 testing over Thanksgiving could show false decline in spread

Dip in COVID-19 testing over Thanksgiving could show false decline in spread

A dip in COVID testing over the holidays may result in the false perception that the spread of the virus is slowing, experts warn. “I just hope that people don't misinterpret... Read more ...

CDC's COVID-19 vaccine advisers set meeting to vote on who should get first...

CDC's COVID-19 vaccine advisers set meeting to vote on who should get first doses

The CDC has already recommended that the first group should include front-line health providers and support personnel. Read more ...