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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.
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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.
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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.”
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Report: NFL DQs Broncos QBs for not wearing masks

Report: NFL DQs Broncos QBs for not wearing masks

All four of the quarterbacks on the Denver Broncos roster have been ruled out of Sunday's game with the New Orleans Saints due to COVID-19 protocols. Read more ...

Pennsylvania high court dismisses lawsuit to throw out mail-in ballots

Pennsylvania high court dismisses lawsuit to throw out mail-in ballots

The Pennsylvania-based lawsuit aimed to throw out all mail-in ballots cast in the Nov. 3 election. Read more ...

Black Friday sees record online sales as US shoppers stay home

Black Friday sees record online sales as US shoppers stay home

Consumers spent an estimated $9 billion on U.S. retail websites on Black Friday - a 22% increase from the previous record. Read more ...

Vanderbilt's Sarah Fuller becomes first woman to play in Power 5 football game

Vanderbilt's Sarah Fuller becomes first woman to play in Power 5 football game

Vanderbilt's Sarah Fuller became the first woman to participate in a Power Five conference football game when she kicked off to start the second half against Missouri on Saturday. Read more ...

US-Canada border closure not stopping Christmas tree imports

US-Canada border closure not stopping Christmas tree imports

The U.S.-Canada border has been closed to nonessential travel for months. Consider Christmas trees essential. Read more ...

Trixie the whale shark dies at the Georgia Aquarium

Trixie the whale shark dies at the Georgia Aquarium

The massive shark named Trixie died on Friday after "having difficulty navigating the habitat earlier in the day." Read more ...

Vanderbilt's Sarah Fuller becomes first woman to play in Power 5 football game

Vanderbilt's Sarah Fuller becomes first woman to play in Power 5 football game

Vanderbilt's Sarah Fuller became the first woman to participate in a Power Five conference football game when she kicked off to start the second half against Missouri on Saturday. Read more ...

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 ...

Lions fire Matt Patricia, Bob Quinn after embarrassing loss

Lions fire Matt Patricia, Bob Quinn after embarrassing loss

The Lions are predictably cleaning house. The team announced Saturday afternoon head coach Matt Patricia and general manager Bob Quinn were fired. The 4-7 Lions are all alone... Read more ...

MPD officer exchanges gunfire with person after chase, police say

MPD officer exchanges gunfire with person after chase, police say

A Milwaukee police officer fired at person who had pulled gun and fired at them Saturday night near 41st and Center streets, police said. Read more ...