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Trump Supreme Court pick heads toward Senate vote despite Democratic protests

16 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The Republican-led U.S. Senate on Thursday moved a step closer to confirming President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court choice Amy Coney Barrett, with the Judiciary Committee scheduling an Oct. 22 vote on her nomination despite Democratic objections. | Video

U.S. State Department issues sanctions warning to banks over Hong Kong crackdown

15 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department on Wednesday warned international financial institutions doing business with individuals deemed responsible for China's crackdown in Hong Kong that they could soon face tough sanctions.

Trump's court pick Barrett calls presidential self-pardon an 'open question'

15 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, said on Wednesday it was an "open question" whether Trump could pardon himself and added that the top U.S. judicial body "can't control" whether a president obeys its decisions. | Video

Supreme Court TV? Trump nominee has open mind on cameras

15 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett said on Wednesday she was open to at least one sweeping change for the nation's top judicial body - allowing cameras into the chamber for the first time in its 230-year history. | Video

Supreme Court TV? Trump nominee has open mind on cameras

14 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett said on Wednesday she was open to at least one sweeping change for the nation's top judicial body - allowing cameras into the chamber for the first time in its 230-year history. | Video

UPDATE 1-Supreme Court TV? Trump nominee has open mind on cameras

14 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 14 President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett said on Wednesday she was open to at least one sweeping change for the nation's top judicial body - allowing cameras into the chamber for the first time in its 230-year history.

Supreme Court TV? Trump nominee has open mind on cameras

14 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 14 President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett said on Wednesday she was open to at least one sweeping change for the nation's top judicial body - allowing cameras into the chamber for the first time in its 230-year history.

Supreme Court confirmation hearing doubles as campaign stop for embattled Republicans

14 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON Embattled Senate Republicans took advantage of the spotlight at Tuesday's confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's third Supreme Court nominee to tout election concerns like healthcare, police and even fundraising as they fight to keep their seats.

Supreme Court confirmation hearing doubles as campaign stop for embattled Republicans

14 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON Embattled Senate Republicans took advantage of the spotlight at Tuesday's confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's third Supreme Court nominee to tout election concerns like healthcare, police and even fundraising as they fight to keep their seats.

U.S. Supreme Court nominee Barrett faces second day of scrutiny

14 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 14 U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett faces more grilling by senators on Wednesday, a day after fending off repeated efforts by Democrats to elicit clues about her views on the Affordable Care Act, abortion and same-sex marriage.

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