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Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:13:17 -0400The Senate Republicans have the vote and clout to ensure Judge Neil Gorsuch is confirmed as Supreme Court justice. The only question is, how are the Democrats going to play their final losing cards.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 08:02:16 -0400In the era of body cameras and cellphones, the act of seeing police do their job is radically altering the public-police relationship, and changing civilian and police behavior and perceptions alike.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:44:00 -0400The directions, in four memorandums sent last week, require social media checks on certain applicants and instruct consular officials to identify "populations warranting increased scrutiny."
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400The nation's emotional debate over immigration is playing out at a high school in Maryland. A student was allegedly raped by two students, and the suspects are not from the U.S.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:43:00 -0400Americans may see themselves working past retirement age, but to do that, they may face obstacles getting hired. New research shows that can be harder when you're older.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:00:00 -0400Utah's new DUI law will also lower the alcohol limit for people carrying guns. The strict law has been controversial in Utah, with hundreds of calls to the governor's office.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:41:07 -0400On April 16, 2015, police officer Jesse Kidder encountered a murder suspect named Michael Wilcox in Cincinnati, Ohio. The video went viral because of the surprising way the encounter unfolded.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:41:00 -0400Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said Thursday he would support a filibuster to block Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch. After two days before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Gorsuch appeared to win no Democratic support. Republicans don't need any Democratic votes to confirm Gorsuch, but they may need eight to block a filibuster.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:41:00 -0400For people interested in grammar, there is no fiercer debate over the necessity — or not — of the Oxford comma. It is the final comma in a list of items. A $10 million lawsuit hinges on an Oxford comma.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:30:00 -0400The Senate Democratic leader says Judge Gorsuch is not independent of President Trump.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:15:00 -0400Expert witnesses shared their arguments for and against nominee Neil Gorsuch on Thursday.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 05:00:00 -0400Republican Sen. Cory Gardner spoke on behalf Judge Neil Gorsuch at his confirmation hearing this week. Steve Inskeep speaks with Gardner about Gorsuch and the health care vote in the House.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:38:05 -0400Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch faced questions from senators during the third day of his confirmation hearing.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:38:00 -0400Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch faced another round of questions from the Senate Judiciary Committee in day three of his confirmation hearing on Wednesday.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:38:00 -0400The head of a New England compounding pharmacy that produced tainted drugs was found not guilty of second degree murder but guilty on other charges. At least 25 patients died, and many others got sick.