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Amy Coney Barrett Moves A Step Closer To Confirmation After Judiciary Committee Vote

Amy Coney Barrett Moves A Step Closer To Confirmation After Judiciary Committee Vote

1 hour ago   |   NPR   |   4 articles

Democrats boycotted the vote, pointing to what they called the damage she would do to health care, and reproductive and voting rights, and the fact the vote took place amid the...
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Bernie Sanders piles on hypocrisy over health care

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The socialistically inspired Sen. Bernie Sanders is still running for president, not the kind who gives an inaugural speech and sits in the Oval Office, but the kind who...
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An angry Azar floats plans to oust FDA's Hahn

An angry Azar floats plans to oust FDA's Hahn

5 hours ago   |   Politico

Infuriated by the FDA's defiance in a showdown over the Trump administration's standards for authorizing a coronavirus vaccine, health secretary Alex Azar has spent recent...
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Pandemic Out Of Control in Parts of Spain, Health Minister Says

5 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The spread of coronavirus is out of control in certain parts of Spain, according to Health Minister Salvador Illa.
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South Africa Sounds Alarm Over Resurgence in Virus Cases

6 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

South Africa is recording a worrying increase in coronavirus infections, especially in the Western Cape province, which saw a 42% spike in new cases in the last week, according...
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Trial Court promises public dashboard to track mounting eviction filings as moratorium ends

13 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The Trial Court has promised a public-facing dashboard to provide transparency and track eviction filings as a temporary ban expires, creating a situation one critic likened to...
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4 Things Matt Mowers Doesn't Want to Talk About in Tonight's NH-01 Debate

16 hours ago   |   DCCC

Matt Mowers is going to spend a lot of time on the debate stage tonight avoiding the issues he knows hurt his election chances. Unfortunately for him, we have the receipts...
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Raiders send starting O-line home after Trent Brown's positive COVID test

17 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

The Las Vegas Raiders sent all five starting offensive linemen home as part of coronavirus contact tracing after right tackle Trent Brown was placed on the reserve/COVID-19...
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Merkel's Health Minister Spahn Tests Positive for Covid-19

18 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles


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Massachusetts coronavirus cases up 646, a drop from highest count since spring but daily rate stays high

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Two days after Massachusetts health officials reported the highest count of coronavirus cases since May, cases on Wednesday ticked down from that elevated number while 22 more...
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Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination

Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination to the Senate floor. The vote went forward despite a Democratic boycott of the... Read more ...

After dodging questions about court packing, Biden floats commission to...

After dodging questions about court packing, Biden floats commission to study judicial reforms

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said that if elected he will convene a bipartisan commission of constitutional scholars to examine judicial reforms, asserting that... Read more ...

Face To Face: Trump And Biden To Meet For Final Debate

Face To Face: Trump And Biden To Meet For Final Debate

Some advisers are urging Trump to trade his aggressive demeanor from the first debate for a lower-key style but it's unclear whether the president will listen. Read more ...

Voter Websites In California And Florida Could Be Vulnerable To Hacks...

Voter Websites In California And Florida Could Be Vulnerable To Hacks, Report Finds

Cyber experts told the Department of Homeland Security in July that voter registration systems in California and Florida could be vulnerable to a hack, a closely-held report... Read more ...

There's A Lot At Stake For The Climate In The 2020 Election

There's A Lot At Stake For The Climate In The 2020 Election

Despite the cascade of other crises this year, climate change has emerged as a key election issue. The two presidential candidates' positions on it could not be more different... Read more ...

My Wild 2 Weeks Inside the Trump Campaign Bubble

My Wild 2 Weeks Inside the Trump Campaign Bubble

LAS VEGAS - Monday was a day of rage for Donald Trump. He woke up at his Las Vegas hotel, a gold brick of glass on the edge of the Strip next to an abandoned lot, and was... Read more ...

Supreme Court Blocks Curbside Voting In Alabama, An Option During Pandemic

Supreme Court Blocks Curbside Voting In Alabama, An Option During Pandemic

The high court issued its order Wednesday night, without explanation, over the dissent of the court's three liberal justices. The practice was intended to accommodate disabled... Read more ...

Supreme Court Says Alabama Can Ban Curbside Voting Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Supreme Court Says Alabama Can Ban Curbside Voting Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

“The severity of the COVID-19 pandemic should, by now, need no elaboration,” Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote in a dissent. Read more ...

Mitt Romney Says He Didn't Vote For Donald Trump

Mitt Romney Says He Didn't Vote For Donald Trump

But the Utah senator wouldn't reveal who he did vote for. Read more ...

Senate Democrats to boycott Barrett's Judiciary Committee vote Thursday

Senate Democrats to boycott Barrett's Judiciary Committee vote Thursday

Senate Democrats plan to boycott Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett's Judiciary Committee vote Thursday in an act of protest, according to two Democratic aides. The Senate... Read more ...