Who are the Supreme Court justices?

The newest judge on the Supreme Court is filling the vacant seat of retired Justice Anthony Kennedy, 82. Kennedy, who announced his retirement in July after 30 years of service, held the key vote on high-profile issues, such as abortion, affirmative action, gay rights, guns, campaign finance and voting rights.…

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Democrats send ‘information’ concerning Kavanaugh nomination to FBI

Washington (CNN)A top Senate Democrat said Thursday that she has referred information concerning Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh to the FBI. “I have received information from an individual concerning the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court,” Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, said…

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What Tom Cotton’s wild conspiracy theory about Christine Blasey Ford gets wrong

(CNN)Arkansas Republican Sen. Tom Cotton is a smart guy. Harvard undergrad. Harvard Law School. Here’s Cotton’s argument to Hewitt: “I believe the Schumer political operation was behind this from the very beginning. We learned last week that a woman named Monica McLean was Ms. Ford’s roommate, and she was one…

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NYC officer fatally shoots Queens woman who reported burglary after she ‘lunges’ with knife, police say

.@NYPDDetectives gives the press and public a briefing on today’s police involved shooting in the confines of the @NYPD104Pct in #Queens pic.twitter.com/FotV8klVbX — NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) September 18, 2018 After directing the officers upstairs, police said the woman followed them inside and then started to attack. “At some point during…

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Republicans hope strong blue-collar jobs numbers can stem November losses

(CNN)Republicans face a host of headwinds heading into November’s midterm elections: Democratic messaging in suburban and swing districts has put control of the House in play, there is a narrow path for the party to take control of the Senate and President Donald Trump continues to fume about issues that…

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