Politic > U.S.

Djokovic loses his cool again during win at Italian Open

18 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

ROME - Less than two weeks after getting defaulted from the U.S. Open, Novak Djokovic lost his cool again midway through a 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 win over German qualifier Dominik...
Read more ...

Cities creating racial 'healing' committees to confront past

50 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

A growing number of cities across the U.S. are creating committees and task force panels aimed at discussing racial tensions and confronting the past.
Read more ...

Iran Vows 'Hit' on All Involved in U.S. Killing of Top General

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

The chief of Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard threatened Saturday to go after everyone who had a role in a top general's January killing during a U.S. drone strike in Iraq.
Read more ...

Ginsburg's Death Sets Up Fight Over Supreme Court: Weekend Reads

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who championed gender equality, died yesterday at age 87. The second woman on the court, she embraced her role as a dissenter...
Read more ...

McConnell vows quick vote on next justice; Biden says wait

10 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   6 articles

WASHINGTON - The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg just six weeks before the election cast an immediate spotlight on the crucial high court vacancy, with...
Read more ...

Taiwan, US pay tribute to island's leader, 'Mr. Democracy'

10 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwan's leader, senior government officials and a high-level U.S. envoy on Saturday paid tribute to the man who led Taiwan's transition to democracy, former...
Read more ...

TikTok Sues Trump Administration to Block U.S. Ban

11 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

TikTok asked a judge to block the Trump administration from enacting a ban on the Chinese social-media network, as the company brought a geopolitical fight over technology and...
Read more ...

U.S., Japan Envoys Join Taiwan in Mourning Former President Lee

11 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   3 articles

Taiwan held a memorial service for former President Lee Teng-hui on Saturday that was attended by hundreds of Taiwanese as well as dignitaries from the U.S. and Japan.
Read more ...

Ginsburg Successor Could Shift Law on Abortion, Health-Care Act

11 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   9 articles

A conservative successor to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg would move the U.S. Supreme Court closer to overturning the right to abortion, threaten the Affordable Care Act and, if...
Read more ...

China Says It Will Act If U.S. Persists on WeChat, TikTok Ban

12 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

China reiterated it strongly opposed moves by the U.S. to ban downloads and transactions related to WeChat and Tiktok, and said it would take “necessary measures” to protect...
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Barack Obama Pays Tribute To Ruth Bader Ginsburg: She 'Fought To The End'

Barack Obama Pays Tribute To Ruth Bader Ginsburg: She 'Fought To The End'

The former president mourned the Supreme Court justice, who died Friday of pancreatic cancer at age 87. Read more ...

'Without delay!': Trump urges Republicans to move quickly on Ginsburg...

'Without delay!': Trump urges Republicans to move quickly on Ginsburg replacement

President Donald Trump on Saturday said Republicans have an “obligation” to quickly fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat on the Supreme Court. “We were put in this position of power... Read more ...

What Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Death Means For A Potentially Contested Election

What Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Death Means For A Potentially Contested Election

A historically uncertain presidential election between Trump and Biden just got even more unstable. Read more ...

Trump Now Claims 'Every American' Could Have Coronavirus Vaccine By April 2021

Trump Now Claims 'Every American' Could Have Coronavirus Vaccine By April 2021

The president has contradicted health experts, and now his own ambitious timeline, for a vaccine against COVID-19. Read more ...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Last Wish: That She ‘Not Be Replaced' Before The Next...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Last Wish: That She ‘Not Be Replaced' Before The Next President

The iconic Supreme Court justice told her granddaughter her “most fervent wish” just days before she died. Read more ...

Ginsburg's wish: 'I will not be replaced until a new president is installed'

Ginsburg's wish: 'I will not be replaced until a new president is installed'

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said "my most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed," her granddaughter told POLITICO... Read more ...

Lawmakers React to Death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Lawmakers React to Death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The feminist icon's death left a vacancy in the court just 46 days before the Nov. 3 general election. (Image credit: Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images) Read more ...

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dead At 87

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dead At 87

Ginsburg, who was once passed over for a clerkship on the Supreme Court because of her gender, was the second woman to sit on the nation's highest court. Read more ...

Michigan Judge Extends Mailed Ballot Receipt Deadline In Another Big Win For...

Michigan Judge Extends Mailed Ballot Receipt Deadline In Another Big Win For Democrats

Mail-in absentee ballots will count up to 14 days after the election if they are sent by Nov. 2. Read more ...

Senate Democrats Raised A Record $26 Million In August

Senate Democrats Raised A Record $26 Million In August

The haul will power the final months of Democratic efforts to take full control of Congress. Read more ...