Lindsey Graham announces Comey's 'day of reckoning' before Senate, says Mueller 'declined'

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., announced Wednesday that former FBI Director James Comey has agreed to testify on his own volition before the panel in regard to "Crossfire Hurricane" -- the counterintelligence investigation into potential connections between the 2016 Trump campaign and the Russian government.
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Trump may announce a nominee to succeed Ruth Bader Ginsburg in days: report
President Trump will likely announce a nominee to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vacant Supreme Court seat within days, multiple sources with direct knowledge of his plans told ABC News early Saturday. U.S. Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett is seen as a leading contender, two sources close to the president told the network. The sources said...
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a towering women's rights champion who became the court's second female justice, died Friday at her home in Washington. She was 87. (Sept. 18)
Obama calls Ginsburg a 'warrior for gender equality,' says next president should name successor
Former President Obama late Friday called Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg a “warrior for gender equality” and someone who believed justice “only had meaning if it applied to every single American."
LeBron James 'pissed off' to receive so few votes for NBA MVP
Lakers star LeBron James says he's upset to know he received only 16 out of 101 votes for the award: "It's just the voting scale is a little weird to me."
Albert Pujols passes Willie Mays on home run list as Angels beat Rangers
Albert Pujols hits his 661st and 662nd career home runs to take over sole possession of fifth place on the all-time home run list in the Angels' win.
Hundreds gather at Supreme Court to mourn Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death
Hundreds of people gathered Friday night outside the Supreme Court, singing in a candlelight vigil and weeping together as they mourned the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The large group of mourners packed the high court’s steps and the street across from the U.S. Capitol in a nighttime memorial. Dozens of people sat on...
Legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully on the current state of baseball and his plan to auction off mementos
Vin Scully is a legend in Southern California, where for nearly seven decades he served as the official announcer for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Jane Fonda urges Dems to be 'as tough as Mitch McConnell,' block RBG successor
Jane Fonda urged Democrats to be "as tough as Mitch McConnell" and not allow Republicans to fill the vacant Supreme Court seat left behind by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Denver Nuggets balance frustration with officiating and their own play in Game 1 loss to Los Angeles Lakers
Foul trouble, an inability to contain Anthony Davis leave Denver Nuggets frustrated with Game 1 performance against the Los Angeles Lakers.       
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RBG's iconic quotes on law, love and the fight for equality
"The Notorious RBG" left behind words of wisdom, love and strength to ensure that her legacy of fighting for justice will continue well beyond her life.
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CDC now recommending all people exposed to COVID-19 get tested, reversing controversial guidance
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now recommending that anyone who has been exposed to someone infected with COVID-19 to get tested — even if they’re not showing symptoms. “You need a test” if you’ve been in close contact with someone with COVID-19, the agency advised in new guidance posted to its website...
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Op-Ed: Democrats have a secret weapon to thwart a rapid Ginsburg replacement. They should use it
If Republicans insist on replacing Ginsburg before a new president is in place, Democrats should vow to expand the court should they win the Senate and White House.
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Anguish, Fear, and a Tiny Bit of Hope at the Vigil for RBG on the Supreme Court Steps
“She stood for America. She stood for our values.”
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Barack Obama joins in Democrat’s push to delay filling Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat
Former President Barack Obama early Saturday joined in the push by fellow Democrats to delay filling Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Supreme Court vacancy, instead urging that there be an “unimpeachable process.” “A basic principle of the law — and of everyday fairness — is that we apply rules with consistency, and not based on what’s convenient...
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LeBron James 'pissed off' he didn't receive more first-place votes for NBA MVP
LeBron James, who finished second to Giannis Antetokounmpo, expressed some frustration over receiving just 16 of 101 first-place votes for NBA MVP.       
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Dwight Howard, JaVale McGee get back to work in Lakers' Game 1 win
Lakers coach Frank Vogel knew centers JaVale McGee and Dwight Howard would be key factors against the Nuggets, and the big men were sharp in a Game 1 victory.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg gave us more than enough
The Supreme Court justice was a feminist hero, and that doesn’t even begin to say it.
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Most recent US elections have had an international event as the October Surprise. This one may be no different
The 2020 election may provide yet another 'October surprise' to rock the boat. Analysis by Nick Paton Walsh, CNN.
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After a farmer suffered a heart attack, his neighbors banded together to harvest his crops
Lane Unhjem was in the middle of harvesting his wheat and canola farm near Crosby, North Dakota when his combine caught fire.
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After a farmer suffered a heart attack, his neighbors banded together to harvest his crops
Around 60 farmers from North Dakota put their own harvesting on hold to cut 1,000 acres for a farmer who suffered a heart attack after his combine caught fire last week.
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Nikola Jokic shares a passing trait with LeBron James
Denver's Nikola Jokic and the Lakers' LeBron James are alike in one crucial way — the ability to control a game with passing. L.A. won Game 1 by shutting down Jokic.
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Can Mitch McConnell Be Stopped?
If Republicans give Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat to some Federalist Society fanatic, Democrats should pack the court.
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What Ruth Bader Ginsburg Would Want America to Do Now
Throughout all of the late-breaking notorious fame, the Justice knew that she was just one link in the chain.
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Senators appear to change stances on confirming successor to Ginsburg vs. Scalia, but argue 2020 is different
The 2016 presidential election happened as a seat on the Supreme Court was at stake following the death of a justice -- that will be the case yet again in 2020 after Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the face of the liberal bloc on the Supreme Court and a trailblazer for women's rights, died on Friday.
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AOC says Ginsburg's death should 'radicalize' Dems: 'I need you to be ready'
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., mourned the loss of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg as "earth-shattering" and said the balance of democracy now hinged on who would succeed her on the Supreme Court.
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Angels' Taylor Ward living up to his potential after some swing adjustments
Taylor Ward, who stalled at one point in the minor leagues because of his offensive production, has been hot for the Angels after redesigning his swing.
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'Unforgivable': Rep. Doug Collins slammed for tweet about Ruth Bader Ginsburg's abortion stance after her death
Rep. Doug Collins was accused of "celebrating" Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death in his post.       
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Column: Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death should not eclipse Ruth Bader Ginsburg's life
The world changed, politics roared, America's mood shifted this way and that, and Ginsburg worked, steadily as she had always done, dismantling injustice wherever she could.
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How to Watch 'On the Basis of Sex,' About the Legal Battle that Started Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Legacy
The 2018 film is a historic drama about a sex discrimination case that Ginsburg used to help shape the American legal landscape.
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'A Towering Legacy:' AG Barr Honors Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Behalf of DOJ
AG William Barr shared his "deepest sympathy" on behalf of DOJ over the passing of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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20 years of closed-door conversations with Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died at age 87 on Friday, reached the heights of power at her own pace, always recalibrating the time she put to family and her pioneering career.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg, aka 'Notorious RBG,' was an unparalleled cultural icon
At 5’1” and barely 100 pounds, Ruth Bader Ginsburg earned her nickname “The Notorious RBG” by the sheer force of who she was as a judge: a feminist icon, a rebel, an indefatigable advocate for justice and yes – an unparalleled cultural icon.
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Ginsburg made the law fairer for every woman
Even before joining the Supreme Court, she convinced an all-male Supreme Court that laws' enforcing sex stereotypes violated the Constitution--and demonstrated how those laws harmed men as well as women, writes Mary Ziegler. Ginsburg helped make sense of how discrimination against pregnant workers could be pernicious.
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Dodgers rout Rockies to clinch home-field advantage in wild card
Dodgers hit their season high for runs and lower their NL West-clinching magic number to four in a 15-6 victory over the Colorado Rockies.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg's life and work propelled women's equality front and center
Ginsburg's successes we take for granted now. But she was the one who brought to the Supreme Court the perspective of women's rights.       
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Alaska ballots won't note candidates' party affiliation, only how they were nominated
The 2020 general election ballots in Alaska will not indicate a candidate's party affiliation, only how they were nominated, after a lawsuit seeking an injunction failed.
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Ted Cruz urges Senate to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat, warning of 'constitutional crisis' on Election Day
Sen. Ted Cruz on Friday urged his fellow lawmakers to nominate and confirm a Supreme Court justice before the Nov. 3 presidential election following the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, warning of a looming "constitutional crisis" if the seat remains vacant.
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How to Watch 'RBG,' the Ruth Bader Ginsburg Documentary
The life and career of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday, is explored in the Oscar-nominated documentary "RBG."
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Some in GOP See a Political Opening for Trump in the Death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Hours after the death of the powerful liberal Justice, Republican Senators and donors endorsed replacing her before the next inauguration.
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Editorial: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a Supreme Court icon, is dead. The Senate should wait to replace her.
The Senate should be consistent and decline to act on Trump's nominee
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Memorials spring up outside Supreme Court after Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death
She was an icon for women. Ruth Bader Ginsburg is honored outside the Supreme Court.        
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Q&A: What happens now with the Supreme Court?
President Trump and Senate GOP leaders plan to push to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the election. Can they? Can Democrats stop them?
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COVID Could Be Transmissible From Animals to Humans and Vice Versa
Among the group studied by Dutch researchers, 67 percent of workers at mink farms developed the coronavirus.
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Biden says 2020 winner should pick RBG successor
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden says the winner of the November election should pick a successor to the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. (Sept. 18)       
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Steven Matz didn’t give Mets a chance in ugly loss as playoff hopes fade
The Mets withstood two consecutive abridged starts by their rotation, coming back each time behind a resilient bullpen and a productive lineup, to post two desperation wins they needed to barely remain alive in the National League playoff hunt. Steven Matz, however, made sure there would not be a third. Matz’s first start in more...
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McConnell vows Trump’s Supreme Court nominee will get a Senate vote
The Senate leader, who blocked former president Barack Obama’s nominee for much of 2016, is pressing ahead within weeks of the Nov. 3 election.
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Trump learns of Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death from reporters
President Trump learned about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death from reporters following a campaign rally in Bemidji, Minnesota. Mr. Trump said Ginsburg was "an amazing woman who led an amazing life." Watch his remarks.
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Watch Live: Mourners Gather Outside SCOTUS Following Justice Ginsburg's Death
Mourners have gathered outside of the Supreme Court in the nation's capital Friday night following the news of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death.
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