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Supreme Court Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson gets formal induction before the new term

Friday, September 30, 2022

Ahead of the Supreme Court's term beginning next week, Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson participated in a short, formal investiture ceremony on Friday.

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Senators demand answers from Dept. of Defense after reports of JROTC instructor abuse

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Kirsten Gillibrand are questioning the Departments of Education and Defense after a New York Times investigation showed reports of sexual misconduct among JROTC instructors.

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Biden slams Putin's invasion of Ukraine in a speech to the United Nations

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Russia's invasion of Ukraine was the center of President Biden's address to the U.N. General Assembly on Wednesday, as the U.S. warns Russia is trying to annex more Ukrainian land.

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Judge appoints special master to review materials seized from Mar-a-Lago

Thursday, September 15, 2022

Federal Judge Aileen Cannon, a Trump appointee, denied a request from the Justice Department to put a hold on the process, naming senior federal Judge Raymond Dearie to review materials by Nov. 30.

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The White House is hosting a summit to combat hate-based violence

Thursday, September 15, 2022

The "United We Stand" summit will bring together experts on hate-based violence and honor communities that have survived attacks. President Biden and Vice President Harris will give remarks.

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Prosecutor on the Clinton Whitewater probe, Ken Starr, has died at 76

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Ken Starr, a former federal judge who rose to prominence investigating former President Bill Clinton, has died. Starr's inquiry led to Clinton's impeachment.

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Biden touts his 'cancer moonshot' on the anniversary of JFK's 'man on the moon' speech

Monday, September 12, 2022

Biden announced many of what he calls "cancer moonshot" goals in February. On Monday he laid out some updates in a speech that marked 60 years since Kennedy gave his iconic moonshot speech.

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Trump and DOJ submit special master picks

Saturday, September 10, 2022

Former President Trump's lawyers and the Justice Department provided names for a special master to review materials seized at Mar-a-Lago. Both sides differ over how the review should proceed.

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Justice Dept. and Trump lawyers dispute how the Mar-A-Lago special master should work

Friday, September 09, 2022

Late Friday, lawyers for former President Trump and the Department of Justice released different names for who they would want to review documents found in the court-authorized search of Trump's club.

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Dept. of Justice appeals special master review of classified documents seized by FBI

Thursday, September 08, 2022

The Justice Department is appealing part of a judge's order that would give a special master authority to review documents the FBI collected at Mar-a-Lago last month.

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Federal judge grants Trump's special master request to review Mar-a-Lago materials

Monday, September 05, 2022

U.S. District Judge Aileen Cannon has granted former President Donald Trump's request for a special master to review documents seized by the FBI from Mar-a-Lago last month.

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Empty folders with classified banners are among the items seized from Mar-a-Lago

Friday, September 02, 2022

A federal judge has unsealed a list of items the FBI seized from former President Trump's Mar-a-Lago home during a court-authorized search last month.

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Oath Keepers attorney has been charged with conspiracy and obstruction of justice

Thursday, September 01, 2022

Kellye SoRelle, who was arrested in Texas, is latest person with ties to the group to face charges stemming from the Jan. 6 insurrection.

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A federal judge says she will rule later on Trump's special master request

Thursday, September 01, 2022

A federal judge is not yet ruling on former President Donald Trump's request for a special master, saying she will enter a written order at some point.

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Democrat Mary Peltola tops Sarah Palin to win U.S. House special election in Alaska

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Mary Peltola narrowly won a special election that was determined by a ranked-choice voting tabulation. She will become the first Alaska Native in Congress.

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Student loan forgiveness is politically popular. But not all Democrats are on board

Friday, August 26, 2022

President Biden made a promise during his campaign to forgive student loan debt. Months before the midterm elections, he made the call, but how much will it benefit him and Democrats politically?

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Trump has raised millions. He may run in 2024, so where will all that money go?

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Campaign finance rules say the PAC money can't be used for his campaign if Trump decides he'll run, but there are questions on whether any potential violations would be enforced by the FEC.

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Pence says he'd consider testifying to House January 6 committee

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

During an event in New Hampshire Wednesday morning, former Vice President Pence said he'd consider an invitation from the House January 6 committee to testify.

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To encourage fans to vote, the NBA won't hold games on Election Day

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

The National Basketball Association announced Tuesday that there are no games scheduled for November 8 in an effort to encourage fans to vote in the 2022 midterms.

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FBI collected multiple sets of classified documents from Trump's Mar-a-Lago home

Friday, August 12, 2022

The search warrant and property receipt from Monday's FBI search of former President Trump's Florida home have been unsealed by a federal judge. Trump said Thursday he encouraged the release.

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