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Sotomayor Calls Supreme Court's N.Y. Pandemic Ruling A ‘Deadly Game'

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

In a fiery dissent, the justice said the court's decision to block COVID-19 restrictions on religious gatherings "will only exacerbate the nation's suffering.”
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NY Gov. Cuomo Says Supreme Court Decision Overturning COVID Restrictions for Religious Services Has 'No Practical Effect'

NY Gov. Cuomo Says Supreme Court Decision Overturning COVID Restrictions for Religious Services Has 'No Practical Effect'

1 month ago   |   By Newsweek

"I think that the Supreme Court ruling on religious gatherings is more or less illustrative of the Supreme Court than anything else."
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Trump administration carries out 13th and final execution

Trump administration carries out 13th and final execution

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - The Trump administration early Saturday carried out its 13th federal execution since July, an unprecedented run that concluded just five days before the... Read more ...

Call Is First Contact Between Presidential Campaigns

Call Is First Contact Between Presidential Campaigns

More than two months after the election, the rival presidential campaigns have had their first direct contact with each other. VP Mike Pence called Kamala Harris to offer his... Read more ...

What TV Can Tell Us About How the Trump Show Ends

What TV Can Tell Us About How the Trump Show Ends

For years, struggling with how to think about this crazy presidency, people have compared the Donald Trump administration to reality TV. The tropes showed up daily: the... Read more ...

Official: No 'Direct Evidence' Of Plot To Kill At Capitol

Official: No 'Direct Evidence' Of Plot To Kill At Capitol

Prosecutors said the evidence still suggests the mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol aimed to “capture and assassinate elected officials.” Read more ...

Facebook blocking new event listings near Capitol, White House through...

Facebook blocking new event listings near Capitol, White House through inauguration

Facebook said Friday it will block users from creating new events near the U.S. Capitol, the White House and state capitol buildings through Inauguration Day amid fears of... Read more ...

DOJ internal watchdog opens investigation into Capitol riots

DOJ internal watchdog opens investigation into Capitol riots

The Department of Justice announced Friday it has initiated an internal review of its response to the Jan. 6 incursion on the U.S. Capitol building, as the federal government... Read more ...

Biden's $1.9 Trillion Package Is A Good Start. But It's Only A Start

Biden's $1.9 Trillion Package Is A Good Start. But It's Only A Start

There's a lot to like in Biden's relief agenda - if Republicans will let it pass. Read more ...

Biden says he'll direct FEMA to set up COVID-19 vaccination sites across the...

Biden says he'll direct FEMA to set up COVID-19 vaccination sites across the country to speed up distribution

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden announced during a Friday speech that he will instruct the Federal Emergency Management Agency to build facilities to... Read more ...

Interior to close National Mall to demonstrations before inauguration

Interior to close National Mall to demonstrations before inauguration

The Interior Department said Friday it would close the National Mall to some demonstrations until after the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden next week in an attempt to... Read more ...

Police Officers Across Nation Face Federal Charges For Involvement In...

Police Officers Across Nation Face Federal Charges For Involvement In Capitol Riots

More than two dozen off-duty officers attended the pro-Trump rally. Federal investigators will determine if they broke any the laws during the insurrection. (Image credit... Read more ...