As Election Nears, Trump Expands Moratorium On Exploratory Drilling In Atlantic
The move extends a moratorium Trump imposed earlier this month. The oil industry opposes the move. Trump's detractors say Trump is playing politics ahead of a close election battle.
Third Driver Plows Car Through Crowd of Black Lives Matter Protesters in California
One man was seen bleeding from the knee in photos shared to social media.
How Trump picked Amy Coney Barrett over Barbara Lagoa for the Supreme Court
It was only a week ago President Donald Trump appeared practically "giddy" about a particular candidate to fill the newly vacant seat on the Supreme Court that had been held by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg for more than 27 years, people familiar with the matter said.
Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to the Supreme Court praised by religious conservatives
President Trump nominated Judge Amy Cohen Barrett to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court Saturday, a move that was immediately met with praise from religious conservatives, who she has been a favorite of for years.
Democrats say Barrett's nomination is all about the future of Obamacare
Democrats on Saturday night launched their case against federal Judge Amy Coney Barrett, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, saying support for her confirmation was equivalent to a vote to end the Affordable Care Act.
Cal State Long Beach in lockdown after five students test positive for the coronavirus
All students living on campus have been placed into quarantine, said President Jane Close Conoley.
Video shows alleged thief take off, injure man during car sale gone wrong
Do not let this man take you for a ride! Cops are looking to collar a bogus car buyer who took the seller for a twisted spin in Brooklyn, police said. The wild Sept. 17 incident left the victim with multiple broken bones, according to the NYPD. The episode unfolded at about 8:20 p.m. when...
Rangers trade Marc Staal, second-round pick to Red Wings
Marc Staal’s long Rangers tenure is over. The Blueshirts traded the 33-years-old defenseman, who played 13 seasons in New York, along with a 2021 second-round pick to the Detroit Red Wings for future considerations, the team announced Saturday. He had two goals and nine assists last season and was a plus-5 during his time on...
Schumer: Trump’s Supreme Court Pick “Could Tear Down” Ginsburg Legacy
Two of the 10 Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee have already said they won’t be sitting down with Amy Coney Barrett.
Trump Kept the Quiet Part Quiet About Amy Coney Barrett
The president introduced his Supreme Court pick—but stayed mum about the real reasons he needs her.
Analysis: LSU's losses too great to overcome as defending champions upset by Mississippi State 44-34
LSU's 44-34 loss to Mississippi State revealed just how much the defending national champions have lost since the end of last season.
Top Trump officials seen not wearing masks or social distancing at White House Supreme Court announcement
Many of the guests for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nomination announcement arrived at Saturday's event with masks on, but as the Rose Garden event got underway, masks were virtually non-existent.
NYPD looking to indentify 4 men wanted in Manhattan stabbing
The NYPD doesn’t tolerate backstabbers. Cops are looking for the public’s help in identifying four men wanted for a Sept. 19 assault in Midtown when a man walking down 8th Avenue was repeatedly stabbed in the back, authorities said. The 22-year-old victim was walking in front of 601 8th Avenue around 1 a.m. when four...
Far-right Portland afternoon rally spurs anxiety, but fewer than expected show up
Protests in Portland on Saturday drew anxiety and concern from law enforcement officials and residents.
Schumer: Senate Democrats 'United in Opposition' to Barrett
During a press conference on Saturday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that Senate Democrats are “united in opposition” to the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court and that Democrats in both the House and
HHS secretary spotted without mask at Rose Garden event
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar was spotted without a mask in the Rose Garden just days after appearing on CNBC against a backdrop encouraging the use of masks to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
‘Ghost Frog’ not seen for 80 years rediscovered in Chile
A mysterious ghost frog that hadn’t been seen in 80 years has resurfaced in the Chilean Atacama Desert. Scientists found the diminutive Hall’s water frog, named for the American researcher and collector Frank Gregory Hall who discovered the species in 1935, in a tiny hot spring oasis near Ollagüe, Chile, according to Reuters. The discovery,...
Federal prosecutor says Attorney General Bill Barr has ‘brought shame’ on DOJ
A federal prosecutor has spoken out against Attorney General William Barr about his recent stances on the Mueller investigation and mail-in voting, saying that Barr has “brought sham” on the Department of Justice (DOJ).
Mike Trout on another Angels season without making the playoffs: 'It sucks'
A day after Angels superstar Mike Trout hit his first home run off Clayton Kershaw, he reflects on a sixth consecutive season that will end before the playoffs.
Law Professor: Amy Coney Barrett Mentored the First Blind Female Supreme Court Clerk in U.S. History
Law professor O. Carter Snead wrote an oped titled, “I’ve known Amy Coney Barrett for 15 years. Liberals Have Nothing to Fear.”
Prince Charles spent nearly $7M to support Prince William and Prince Harry
And you think your kids are moochers.
Bobcat fire personal to Jerry Garcia, a firefighter and ultra runner who knows landscape
Jerry Garcia, a U.S. Forest Service firefighter, is a top local ultra runner who has trained frequently in the mountains affected by the Bobcat fire.
Trump picks conservative Barrett for Supreme Court
Capping a dramatic reshaping of the federal judiciary that will resonate for a generation and that he hopes will provide a needed boost to his reelection effort, President Donald Trump nominates Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. (Sept. 26)
Biden Responds To Trump Court Pick: 'Health Care Is On The Ballot'
The Democratic nominee said the winner of the presidential election should select the next nominee. President Trump announced Amy Coney Barrett as his choice for the Supreme Court on Saturday.
A 5-year-old girl was killed in a stabbing incident in Chicago, police say
A 5-year-old girl was fatally stabbed at a home in Chicago's Garfield Park neighborhood on Saturday morning, authorities said.
Jets’ Pierre Desir prepared for emotional return to face Colts
INDIANAPOLIS — Pierre Desir probably figured he would be on the other side of this game back in February. The cornerback had signed a three-year, $22.9 million contract with the Colts in 2019, but after his play slipped, Indianapolis cut Desir in March. The Jets signed him a day later to a one-year, $3.75 million...
Bellator Europe 8 results: Costello van Steenis earns split decision over Fabian Edwards
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Ted Cruz Warns Democrats Will Try to 'Destroy' Amy Coney Barrett
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Saturday lauded President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court -- Judge Amy Coney Barrett -- and warned that Senate Democrats will once again attempt to "destroy her reputation for "political gain."
Fire-surviving iguana too traumatized to eat even his favorite — bananas
BBC the fire-surviving iguana wasn’t going bananas Saturday — he just sat, too traumatized by all the commotion the night before to take even one bite of his favorite fruit. The pet 4-foot-long lizard hasn’t eaten anything since a firefighter pulled him from the ruins of the Astoria apartment Friday evening, his relieved owner told...
RNC launches $10M campaign to promote Judge Amy Coney Barrett ahead of Supreme Court confirmation process
The Republican National Committee launched a $10 million campaign to promote President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett to “hold Democrats accountable” for what the GOP called their “hypocrisy” on the nomination process to the high court.
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Sharpton: 'I Was Glad' Barrett's Children Came Out for Ceremony 'Because I Couldn't Find Too Many Other People of Color' in Audience
During MSNBC’s coverage of Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court nomination on Saturday, MSNBC host Rev. Al Sharpton stated that the audience for Barrett’s nomination ceremony at the White House “was the least diverse audience” he’s seen for such an
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NYC mom of tot who died suddenly had no idea ‘my child had COVID’
A heartbroken Brooklyn mom whose 3-year-old died suddenly of COVID-19 last week under puzzling circumstances had no idea her child had contracted the deadly virus, she told The Post.
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McConnell calls Barrett 'exceedingly well-qualified'
Top Senate Republicans applauded President Donald Trump's nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to become the next Supreme Court justice and called for a quick confirmation vote, while Democrats slammed the move as a power grab that threatens to undermine the legacy of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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Proud Boys rally in Portland as city aims to prevent hostile confrontations
Several hundred members of the Proud Boys and other right-wing groups gathered at a park in Portland, Oregon, Saturday to rally against ongoing protests in the city and the politicians who are allowing them to continue, and to show their support for President Trump. The city was braced for violence between the rallygoers and far-left...
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COVID-19 Daily Cases On The Rise In Nearly Half Of U.S. States
The U.S. reported more than 55,000 infections Friday, pushing the total number of cases to more than 7 million. Some two dozen states saw new cases continue to rise this past week.
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How Amy Coney Barrett could change the Supreme Court
President Trump has nominated Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. Ilya Shapiro, director of the Robert A. Levy Center for constitutional studies at the Cato Institute, joined CBSN with how she could change the Supreme Court in the years to come.
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Could Democrats still stop the confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett?
President Trump is set to announce Saturday who he will nominate to fill the recently vacated seat on the Supreme Court after the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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Charging herd of cows kill second man in England this month
We’ve heard of mad cow, but this is ridiculous. A man in England was killed by rampaging cows – making it the second death by bovine in the country in as many weeks. Malcolm Flynn, 72, from Carlisle, was killed after being charged by cows, according to the Guardian. The “tragic incident” occurred as Flynn...
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Sen. Tom Cotton: Senate will confirm Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court, despite Democratic threats
When members of the Senate vote to confirm 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court next month, we’ll be following precedent and doing our sworn duty under the Constitution.
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Portland on edge as far-right group holds rally with counterprotesters nearby
Members of the far-right Proud Boys -- some carrying firearms and wearing body armor -- massed at a rally on Saturday in Portland, Oregon, as counter rallies unfolded nearby and officials in the tense city braced for violence.
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Already facing its worst crisis since 9/11, airline industry set to cut more than 35,000 jobs this week
The furloughs are set to begin Oct. 1, when legal protections run out. Tens of thousands more workers have seen hours cut or taken unpaid leave as the coronavirus has shrunk demand for air travel.
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Amy Coney Barrett a perfect choice for half of America
Commentators weigh in on President Donald Trump's selection of Amy Coney Barrett to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg--and what it means for the Supreme Court.
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Yankees’ maddening streakiness will make or break them
“We’re going streaking!” — Frank “The Tank” Ricard, “Old School” Aaron Boone described his team Saturday morning as one that “can turn on a dime,” and hours later, the Yankees put together 11 runs over a three-inning span, going deep three times, to trounce the Marlins, 11-4, at Yankee Stadium, and end a three-game losing...
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UFC 253 play-by-play and results
The UFC returns to "Fight Island" for UFC 253, highlighted by the Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa, and Jan Blachowicz vs. Dominick Reyes title bouts.       
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Amy Coney Barrett's former student credits judge for success
The first blind woman to be a law clerk with the Supreme Court of the United States credits her success to Judge Amy Coney Barrett, her mentor. Lana Zak spoke with Laura Wolk about being mentored by President Trump's judicial nominee.
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Iranian president accuses US of ‘savagery’ after sanctions cost country $150B
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani accused the US of “savagery” Saturday for imposing sanctions that have caused Iranians $150 billion in damages. He also urged Iranians to aim their fury at the White House. “With their illegal and inhuman sanctions, and terrorist actions, the Americans have inflicted $150 billion of damage on the people of Iran,”...
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As Trump Unveils Nominee, Most Americans Say Election Winner Should Pick Next Justice
Independents largely agree with Democrats with 61 percent saying the next president should choose Ruth Bader Ginsburg's replacement.
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Loudoun County Public Schools apologizes for history of segregation
Apology comes one year after report revealed “hostile learning environment” for students of color.
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