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 2020-09-19 08:52 

CNN

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Rep. Engel agrees to drop Pompeo subpoena now that he has Biden documents...

House Foreign Affairs Chairman Eliot Engel on Friday agreed to withdraw a subpoena he had issued in July against Secretary of State Mike Pompeo after the State Department turned over more than 16,000 pages of documents the committee had sought, the panel ...

 2020-09-19 08:29 

The Daily Beast

The Women DJs Exposing EDM's Sexism Epidemic...

The new doc "Underplayed,4; premiering at TIFF, probes gender inequality in the EDM scene via interviews with trailblazing artists like Rezz, TOKiMONSTA, and Alison Wonderland....

 2020-09-19 07:50 

CNN

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Looming fight on Capitol Hill: Schumer calls to keep Ginsburg's seat open 'until we have a new president'...

The top Democrat in the Senate, Chuck Schumer of New York, said Friday that a Supreme Court vacancy...

 2020-09-19 07:45 

CNN

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg's most notable Supreme Court decisions and dissents...

In her many years on the bench, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's voice on the court never faded, with every one of her authored court opinions further solidifying her position as a tenacious dissenter and contemplative jurist....

 2020-09-19 07:15 

CNN

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Hear RBG's most memorable speeches...

Listen to some of Ruth Bader Ginsburg's most remarkable speeches over the years....

 2020-09-19 06:58 

CNN

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READ: Supreme Court announces Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death...

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday at the age of 87....

 2020-09-19 06:51 

CNN

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Toobin: Ginsburg was the Thurgood Marshall for feminism...

CNN's Jeffrey Toobin talks about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's legacy on the court....

 2020-09-19 06:34 

CNN

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dead at 87...

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday, the court announced. She was 87....

 2020-09-19 06:04 

MSNBC

How Mitch McConnell broke the process for naming a new Supreme Court justice...

Rachel Maddow tells the history of how Mitch McConnell decided not to allow President Barack Obama to fulfill his constitutional duty to name a Supreme Court justice to the seat vacated by Antonin Scalia, setting up a caustic showdown over replacing Ruth...

 2020-09-19 05:38 

MSNBC

Ginsburg changed how U.S. law understands equality: NYT's Linda Greenhouse...

Linda Greenhouse, Supreme Court reporter and analyst for the New York Times, talks with Rachel Maddow about how Ruth Bader Ginsburg changed the way U.S. law considers sex discrimination and the nature of equality that is now taken for granted, and how...

 2020-09-19 05:38 

MSNBC

Republicans face test of honor, integrity in handling of Ginsburg seat: Sen. Booker...

Senator Cory Booker talks with Rachel Maddow about whether Democrats can win a principled political fight with Republicans who have shifted to raw power grab tactics, and what that means for the future of the Supreme Court....

 2020-09-19 05:30 

CNN

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Analysis: Trump makes promises as 4 states start early voting...

Voters got their first dose of a side-by-side between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden during separate town halls this week....

 2020-09-19 05:28 

Daily Kos

Biden makes largest ad buy yet as he continues to eclipse Trump on the airwaves...

The Biden campaign announced its largest ad buy yet this week, lavishing some $65 million on broadcast, digital, and print in key battleground states, according to CNN . The announcement comes on the heels of the Biden camp bolstering its war chest with a...

 2020-09-19 05:17 

MSNBC

Justice Ginsberg...

Celebrated for her collegiality as well as her scathing dissents, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a fierce advocate whose tireless efforts changed the nation's views on gender and equality....

 2020-09-19 05:16 

Slate Magazine

Anguish, Fear, and a Tiny Bit of Hope at the Vigil for RBG on the Supreme Court Steps...

"She stood for America. She stood for our values."...

 2020-09-19 05:16 

NBC

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Obama on filling Ginsburg's seat: Apply rules with consistency...

President Barack Obama mourned the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and suggested that Senate Republicans must wait to fill the seat until after inauguration day....

 2020-09-19 05:15 

MSNBC

Ruth Bader Ginsburg pioneered the field of women's right law: Ifill...

Sherrilyn Ifill, president and director-counsel for the NAACP Legal Fund, talks with Rachel Maddow about the pioneering legal work Ruth Bader Ginsburg did before she became a Supreme Court Justice, and what it meant to have a justice with a civil rights...

 2020-09-19 05:14 

NBC

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'Notorious RBG:' Ginsburg transcended the court to become a pop culture icon...

From the U.S. Supreme Court to Saturday Night Live, Ruth Bader Ginsburg was more than a Justice - she was a rock star....

 2020-09-19 04:58 

The Daily Beast

Bill Maher and Jane Fonda React to Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Death in Real Time...

The two celebrities learned of the news as it broke on "Real Time with Bill Maher" Friday night....

 2020-09-19 04:49 

Slate Magazine

What Ruth Bader Ginsburg Would Want America to Do Now...

Throughout all of the late-breaking notorious fame, the Justice knew that she was just one link in the chain....

 2020-09-19 04:42 

CNN

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US sending armored vehicles into Syria as Trump says 'we are out'...

The US military announced Friday that it is deploying armored vehicles and other military assets to Syria to protect US troops fighting ISIS amid tensions with Russia as President Donald Trump told a White House news conference that...

 2020-09-19 04:34 

CNN

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USPS agrees to scrap confusing election mailers in Colorado...

The US Postal Service on Friday agreed to terminate its controversial election mailer in Colorado, according to Secretary of State Jena Griswold, who had sued Postmaster General Louis DeJoy and other USPS officials over the pre-election mailer that she sa...

 2020-09-19 04:27 

NBC

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Ginsburg's life was devoted to her fight against all forms of discrimination...

Ginsburg's life was devoted to her fight against all forms of discrimination, writes Andrea Mitchell...

 2020-09-19 04:23 

The Daily Beast

There'll Be Hell to Pay as Republican Hypocrites Race to Replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg...

This will be a final power grab by a minority party that knows its grip on power is slackening....

 2020-09-19 04:18 

MSNBC

Ruth Bader Ginsburg set the highest possible standards: former clerk...

Trevor Morrison, former clerk for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, talks with Rachel Maddow about her relationship with her clerks and the role model she became to millions around the world....

 2020-09-19 04:17 

CNN

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Emails show top HHS official and Trump ally intimidating CDC official...

A close ally of President Donald Trump who was serving as a top official in the Department of Health and Human Services repeatedly sent complaints about how the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was handling a media request to the agency's...

 2020-09-19 04:16 

The Daily Beast

What the Hell Is Going to Happen With Ski Season?...

Obviously things like face coverings and social distance and adherence to local health guidelines will be the norm, but who's going to go skiing—and how?...

 2020-09-19 04:16 

CNN

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Constitution doesn't require census to be accurate, Trump administration says...

The Trump administration argued on Friday against a challenge to its 2020 census plans by saying the Constitution requires a count but does not say it must be accurate....

 2020-09-19 04:15 

The Daily Beast

Let the Oscar Race Begin!: The Best of TIFF 2020...

Everything we can't stop loving, hating, and thinking about this week in pop culture....

 2020-09-19 04:15 

The Daily Beast

This Gov's Mask Mandate Can Only Do So Much to Stop COVID...

"I think the governor's doing enough,...

 2020-09-19 04:13 

The Daily Beast

'The Great Pottery Throw Down' Is Sadly No 'Great British Bake Off'...

The latest British reality-TV import, now streaming on HBO Max, sees potters square off against one another. Sadly, it lacks the charm and fun of its baking brethren....

 2020-09-19 04:13 

The Daily Beast

This Is How Trump Perverted the Power of Positive Thinking...

Norman Vincent Peale believed that all things were possible through Jesus Christ. Donald J. Trump believes all things are possible through Donald J. Trump....

 2020-09-19 04:12 

The Daily Beast

How Dancing—In the Moonlight—Has Helped Keep Me Sane During Lockdown...

Emmy-nominated screenwriter Michael Zam loved dancing as a kid and young adult. Cooped up during the pandemic, he rediscovered the groove—and joy of letting go to disco at home....

 2020-09-19 04:10 

The Daily Beast

The NRA and the Trump Campaign Appear to Be Flouting Election Laws. Again....

Documents show that the NRA's new anti-Biden ad emerged from the same web of firms involved in potentially illegal coordination in 2016 races....

 2020-09-19 04:09 

The Daily Beast

'We're Not Scared': Tens of Thousands of Motorcyclists Pack Lake of the Ozarks for Bike Rally...

Motorcycle enthusiasts have descended on Lake of the Ozarks for the annual Bikefest, potentially turning the Missouri tourist destination into a COVID-19 hotspot....

 2020-09-19 04:06 

The Daily Beast

Maitland Ward: How We Made the First Big Porn Movie of the COVID Era...

The former "Boy Meets World" actress turned adult star writes about how she and director Kayden Kross overcame the obstacles to create an innovative porn movie amid the pandemic....

 2020-09-19 04:06 

The Daily Beast

Election Violence Could Arrive Well Before November...

What happens when you combine a resurgent BLM movement, deadly far-right counter-protesters, and a desperate president fanning the flames? We're about to find out....

 2020-09-19 04:00 

CNN

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Barr's latest comments have Justice Department on edge...

Attorney General William Barr's provocative critique of career employees who work for him and of politics surrounding Justice Department investigations is his clearest acknowledgment of a worsening divide between President Donald Trump's attorney ...

 2020-09-19 03:59 

The New Republic

The Consequences of Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Death for American Democracy...

There's no sugarcoating it: Republicans are going to make the court even more conservative. But Americans can limit the damage in November....

 2020-09-19 03:52 

Mother Jones

Abortion Is Suddenly the Biggest Issue in the Presidential Election...
 2020-09-19 03:44 

CNN

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GOP candidates turn to their families to deflect Democratic attacks on health care...

The Republican quest to protect the Senate majority has become a family affair....

 2020-09-19 03:36 

MSNBC

Jarrett: "Unkind" for McConnell to talk Ginsburg replacement so soon...

Former Senior Advisor to President Obama, Valerie Jarrett, talks about her memories of Justice Ginsburg and looks back on Sen. McConnell's treatment of Merrick Garland's nomination....

 2020-09-19 03:36 

Talking Points Memo

Actions Not Words...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death is a grave, sorrowful and ill-timed calamity in the escalating crisis of American democracy, the crisis......

 2020-09-19 03:30 

Daily Kos

Friday Night Owls: Ruth Bader Ginsburg took the 'justice' of her title seriously...

Night Owls, a themed open thread, appears at Daily Kos seven days a week A 7-minute excerpt from a 2017 interview with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: YouTube Video TOP COMMENTS QUOTATION "Over the course of a lifetime in her pioneering work in behalf of...

 2020-09-19 03:26 

CNN

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White House tries to play defense with falsehoods about former Pence aide Troye...

The White House moved quickly Thursday to try to discredit Olivia Troye, the former aide to Vice President Mike Pence, after she released a video charging that President Donald Trump failed to protect the public from coronavirus and that he only cared abo...

 2020-09-19 03:24 

MSNBC

McCaskill: The American people respect fairness...

Fmr. Sen. Claire McCaskill looks ahead to the upcoming Senate fight over replacing Justice Ginsburg....

 2020-09-19 03:18 

MSNBC

Ginsburg passing a watershed moment for equality, women's rights: Lithwick...

Dahlia Lithwick, legal correspondent and senior editor at Slate, talks with Rachel Maddow about the coming power struggle for the Supreme Court, whether Democratic voters will make the Supreme Court a higher political priority, and what another Trump...

 2020-09-19 03:18 

MSNBC

Ruth Bader Ginsburg used her iconic status to inspire future jurists: Lithwick...

Dahlia Lithwick, legal correspondent and senior editor at Slate, talks with Rachel Maddow about how Ruth Bader Ginsburg recognized herself on a continuum in the fight for equal rights and used her status as an icon to engage with upcoming generations in...

 2020-09-19 03:15 

Washington Post

McConnell vows Trump's Supreme Court nominee will get a Senate vote...

The Senate leader, who blocked former president Barack Obama's nominee for much of 2016, is pressing ahead within weeks of the Nov. 3 election....

 2020-09-19 03:13 

Media Matters

Fox guest warns Republican senators "they can call their careers over" if they don't vote to confirm Trump's Supreme Court nominee...

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