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'On the Basis of Sex' lionizes Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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Felicity Jones captures the essence of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in a fine if hagiographic biopic.
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Supreme Court set to rule on voting rights for long-term expat Canadians today

Supreme Court set to rule on voting rights for long-term expat Canadians today

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TORONTO - Canada's top court will decide today on the validity of a now-repealed law that barred long-term Canadian expats from voting.
Two Canadians living in the U.S. launched the challenge to part of the Canada Elections Act.
The act said those who lived abroad for more than five years lost their voting rights.
Jamie Duong, of Ithaca, N.Y., and Gill Frank, of Richmond, Va., argued nothing warranted the abridgment of their constitutional right to vote.
They insisted they maintain deep ties to Canada, and taxes and other laws passed by Parliament could still affect them.
They initially...
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Gorsuch named as trustee of Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch has been elected to serve as a trustee of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Top New York Doctor Tells Rachel Maddow Supreme Court Justice 'Will Be Back and She Will Be Fine'

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Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg is recovering from surgery after having part of her lung removed over cancer fears.
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Protesters in Hong Kong may have almost won this battle - but the fight for...

Protesters in Hong Kong may have almost won this battle - but the fight for freedom and identity is far from over

Protesters in Hong Kong have taken to the streets for weeks, coming out in large numbers , blocking access to main roads and sometimes clashing with police in some of the... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders Unveils Sweeping Bill To Cancel All Student Debt

Bernie Sanders Unveils Sweeping Bill To Cancel All Student Debt

The new proposal from the 2020 presidential candidate would get rid of all the existing student loan debt in the country. Read more ...

Pete Buttigieg's Emotional Town Hall Exposes Tensions Between South Bend...

Pete Buttigieg's Emotional Town Hall Exposes Tensions Between South Bend Police, Community

The 2020 presidential hopeful faced questions about an officer-involved shooting in his Indiana city. Read more ...

Mayor Buttigieg criticized at emotional town hall about shooting

Mayor Buttigieg criticized at emotional town hall about shooting

SOUTH BEND, Ind. - Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg faced criticism Sunday from angry black residents of South Bend, Indiana, at an emotional town hall meeting... Read more ...

Bikers killed in NH crash remembered: ‘He was my brother'

Bikers killed in NH crash remembered: ‘He was my brother'

Family and friends on Sunday shed tears and lowered American flags, grieving the deaths of seven bikers from a Massachusetts veterans group killed in a crash in northern New... Read more ...

Former Democratic Rep. Joe Sestak announces presidential bid

Former Democratic Rep. Joe Sestak announces presidential bid

Joe Sestak, a retired three-star Navy admiral and former two-term congressman from Pennsylvania, on Sunday became the latest Democratic contender to announce a bid for the... Read more ...

Republicans move to revolutionize fundraising for 2020

Republicans move to revolutionize fundraising for 2020

Republicans are set to launch a long-awaited, much-delayed online fundraising platform on Monday, a move aimed at closing Democrats' massive small-donor money advantage ahead... Read more ...

Ocasio-Cortez and Steve King trade jabs over 'concentration camps' reference

Ocasio-Cortez and Steve King trade jabs over 'concentration camps' reference

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Sunday lashed back at Rep. Steve King after he suggested she accept an open invitation from a Holocaust remembrance group to tour Auschwitz and... Read more ...

House Oversight threatens to subpoena Kellyanne Conway

House Oversight threatens to subpoena Kellyanne Conway

The House Oversight and Reform Committee will vote to authorize a subpoena for White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Wednesday if she does not show up for the panel's... Read more ...

'Snow job': Palestinians reject economic portion of White House peace plan

'Snow job': Palestinians reject economic portion of White House peace plan

Palestinian officials on Sunday dismissed a $50 billion economic stimulus package unveiled by White House senior adviser Jared Kushner as a “snow job,” claiming the 40-page... Read more ...