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|Many Democrats view Trump's expected choice of Amy Coney Barrett as a direct rebuke to the legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
As President Donald Trump continues to sow doubt and uncertainty about the election, he's set to announce his third Supreme Court nominee in the Rose Garden Saturday, the capstone of the promise he made four years ago to name a long line of conservative judges who will reshape the courts for generations.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 26, 2020 11:21 AM
|Sources: Trump intends to nominate Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court
President Donald Trump intends to choose Amy Coney Barrett to be the new Supreme Court justice, according to multiple senior Republican sources with knowledge of the process.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 11:19 PM
|Dems to insist nominee sit out election challenges
Senate Democrats say they will press President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee to commit to recuse herself if the justices hear a case that could impact the outcome of the fall elections, a request that could become a major flashpoint amid Trump's persistent attacks on the legitimacy of the elections.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 11:35 PM
|Hear Barrett talk about nominating a Justice during an election
According to multiple senior Republican sources, President Donald Trump has indicated he will nominate Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 10:27 PM
|Analysis: The Supreme Court confirmation process, explained
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death leaves the Supreme Court with a vacancy just weeks before the presidential election.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 9:48 PM
|Harry Reid: I do not regret changing the Senate rules
Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid tells CNN's Chris Cuomo that he does not regret changing the rules to eliminate the need for 60 votes to end debate over judicial nominations, which some argue paved the way for Sen. Mitch McConnell to confirm President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 2:13 AM
|Analysis: Unpacking Ruth Bader Ginsburg's record on racial justice
This week has been a gut punch. Already reeling from the implications of what the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg means for the future of civil rights in America, we had to sit with the rage over the lack of charges in Breonna Taylor's death.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 26, 2020 6:50 AM
|The election scenario that should terrify everyone -- especially Black America
• Trump unveils 'Platinum Plan' for Black Americans
• This virtual relay race is encouraging Black Americans to vote in the presidential election
POSTED SEPTEMBER 26, 2020 8:58 AM
|Bipartisan group of female senators give Justice Ginsburg a final farewell
• Ginsburg spent her final weeks living as if there'd be many more
POSTED JANUARY 01, 0001
|Germany's ex-royals want their riches back, but past ties to Hitler stand in the way
Perched on a steep hilltop in southern Germany, the striking turrets of Hohenzollern Castle rise in contrast to the rolling countryside that surrounds them. The fortress is the ancestral seat of Germany's last imperial family. If the country still had a monarchy today, the castle's owners would be its royal family, led by Georg Friedrich, whose ceremonial title is also his legal surname: Prince of Prussia.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 26, 2020 9:42 AM