Trump to make Supreme Court pick July 9

Wade ". "I've got it down to about five", Trump said, including two women. But now, with the news that Justice Anthony M. Kennedy is retiring, Trump has a chance to do something much bigger: He cannot only preserve but also expand the court's con... More..

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US Supreme Court Justice Kennedy retiring, giving Trump a second pick
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

US Supreme Court Justice Kennedy retiring, giving Trump a second pick

Kennedy's successor is less likely than him to get in their way. She explained that how President Trump pledged during his election campaign to ban Muslims, which the then enforced through an executive order ...More..

by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Trump predicts 'vicious' fight over Supreme Court vacancy

President Trump predicts that the fight over his eventual Supreme Court nominee to fill Justice Anthony Kennedy's seat will be "vicious", but that the Republican-controlled Senate will be able to confirm his...More..

For the first time, conservatives might thank God for Kennedy — George Will
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

For the first time, conservatives might thank God for Kennedy — George Will

I encourage the President to choose a nominee with the credentials, intellect and commitment to the rule of law necessary to serve on the Supreme Court. Dianne Feinstein, a California Democrat, who asked her ab...More..

AccuWeather Alert: Excessive heat warning in effect
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

AccuWeather Alert: Excessive heat warning in effect

Hot weather, especially long duration heat waves , is surprisingly high on the list of most risky types of weather in terms of injuries or deaths each year. Given it's the first heat wave of the summer, it i...More..

No one on Trump’s short list is fit to replace Kennedy
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

No one on Trump’s short list is fit to replace Kennedy

President Donald Trump in the Oval Office told reporters he will "immediately" begin the search for a new Supreme Court justice. "If you remember back in 2010, I believe it was, that we had a midterm elec...More..

Kennedy retirement kicks speculation over Supreme Court replacement into high gear
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Kennedy retirement kicks speculation over Supreme Court replacement into high gear

He cited McConnell's refusal to allow a Senate vote on former President Barack Obama's nominee, Merrick Garland , in 2016. "Justice Kennedy's retirement presents an opportunity for the President to appoint...More..

Trump pledges July 9 announcement on Supreme Court nominee
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Trump pledges July 9 announcement on Supreme Court nominee

Kennedy announced Wednesday that he is retiring, effective July 31, giving the president the opportunity to make a second pick for the Supreme Court . Wade could be overturned under Trump's presidency. He sa...More..

Justice Kennedy retiring; Trump gets 2nd Supreme Court pick
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Justice Kennedy retiring; Trump gets 2nd Supreme Court pick

He notified President Trump in a letter Wednesday, telling him that effective July 31, he would "end my regular active status as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, while continuing to serve in a sen...More..

US Supreme Court Upholds Trump's Travel Ban
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

US Supreme Court Upholds Trump's Travel Ban

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has rejected that idea, even though in 2016 he refused to hold hearings in an election year for then-President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee , Merrick Garland....More..

Strawberry Moon 2018: How to See the Full Strawberry Moon This June
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Strawberry Moon 2018: How to See the Full Strawberry Moon This June

June's full moon is often called the Strawberry Moon, which is named because it signaled to the Algonquin tribes that it was the time of year to gather ripening strawberries, according to the Old Farmer's Al...More..

Plump, colorful 'strawberry moon' to light up sky this week
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Plump, colorful 'strawberry moon' to light up sky this week

Thought to have formed some 4.51 billion years ago from debris left over after an impact between Earth and a Mars-sized body called Theia, the Moon is the second-brightest regularly visible celestial object-a...More..

This week's night sky: Saturn shining with full moon
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

This week's night sky: Saturn shining with full moon

Thought to have formed some 4.51 billion years ago from debris left over after an impact between Earth and a Mars-sized body called Theia, the Moon is the second-brightest regularly visible celestial object-a...More..

Zookeeper's heartfelt tribute to world's oldest Sumatran orangutan
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Zookeeper's heartfelt tribute to world's oldest Sumatran orangutan

Overall she has 54 descendants, with 29 still living around the world in Australia, Europe, United States, Singapore and Sumatra. She said: "Over the years Puan's eyelashes had greyed, her movement had slowed...More..

Maradona says Mexico does not deserve to host World Cup
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Maradona says Mexico does not deserve to host World Cup

While you could argue no one can know for certain, we will all try to guess anyway, and this year there is quite a difference between what the public predicts versus what some pretty sophisticated statistical m...More..

Antarctica lost an unprecedented amount of ice in the last five years
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Antarctica lost an unprecedented amount of ice in the last five years

It is likely natural variability, not climate change , and East Antarctica is probably going to be stable for a couple decades, said study co-author Joughin. The satellite missions providing data for this ...More..

World Cup 2026 awarded to USA, Canada and Mexico
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

World Cup 2026 awarded to USA, Canada and Mexico

It's just a reflection of what makes an event like the World Cup what it is here. Maradona also noted the lack of care for soccer in North America. It will be the first time since 1994 that the USA will have ...More..

Mexico has the top-selling World Cup jerseys in 23 US states
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Mexico has the top-selling World Cup jerseys in 23 US states

The US will host 60 games, including the final possibly at the MetLife stadium in New Jersey, while Mexico and Canada will each have 10 games. The FA had this to say; "We congratulate the USA, Canada and Me...More..

Mexico-Canada bid chosen as host
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Mexico-Canada bid chosen as host

Trump has previously warned that he will cut aid for countries that may vote against the joint North American bid. A statement by the king's office commended Qatar's vote for Morocco's bid to host the 2026 Wo...More..

Category 3 Hurricane Bud expected to weaken before hitting Mexico
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Category 3 Hurricane Bud expected to weaken before hitting Mexico

While the storm may strengthen on Monday, it will likely begin weakening on Tuesday , the centre said. Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Aletta's winds were down to 40 miles per hour (65 kph) and it was predicted to...More..