Sixty years ago, Ruth Bader Ginsburg applied to be a Supreme Court clerk. She’d studied at two of our finest law schools and had ringing recommendations. But because she was a woman, she was rejected. Ten years later, she sent her first brief to the Supreme Court — which led it to strike down a state law based on gender discrimination for the first time. And then, for nearly three […]
The COVID-19 pandemic is having a significant impact on Americans’ mental health, according to a new survey out Thursday from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It found elevated levels of symptoms of anxiety and depressive disorders, substance use and suicidal ideation among U.S. adults, and identified populations at increased risk, including young people, racial and ethnic minorities, essential workers and caregivers of adults. More than 40% of respondents who […]
Joint Statement of the United States, the State of Israel, and the United Arab Emirates President Donald J. Trump, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates spoke today and agreed to the full normalization of relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates. This historic diplomatic breakthrough will advance peace in the […]
“The World Health Organization can no longer be trusted. It had an obligation to warn the world about the coronavirus. Instead, the organization helped the Chinese Communist Party cover it up, allowing the outbreak in Wuhan to become a global pandemic that has taken the lives of more than 500,000 people worldwide and put millions more lives at risk.”
A Monumental decision by the Supreme Court of the United States affirms the right of parents to direct the education of their children. WASHINGTON, D.C. — The decision of the Supreme Court in favor of the plaintiff in Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue validates a parent’s constitutionally protected right to direct the education of their children. “The weight that this monumental decision carries is immense, as it’s an extraordinary victory for […]
Coverage of Landmark NASA SpaceX Commercial Crew Test Flight
NASA will provide live coverage of prelaunch and launch activities for the agency’s SpaceX Demo-2 test flight on Wednesday, May 27, carrying NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley to the International Space Station.
They aren’t true. This never happened.
While the details of these allegations of sexual harassment and sexual assault are complicated, two things are not complicated. One is that women deserve to be treated with dignity and respect, and when they step forward they should be heard, not silenced. The second is that their stories should be subject to appropriate inquiry and scrutiny.
Below are live South Carolina Democratic Party Primary Election Results for 2020. Polls close at 7:00 pm and election results should be posted within a half hour of polls being closed.
Note: Crossover voting is allowed in South Carolina and some groups have been posting on social media to disrupt a Joe Biden win by voting for Bernie Sanders. We think Operation Chaos voting will not be significant enough to change the outcome of the South Carolina Democratic Primary.
This is the full rush transcript from CBS News Democratic primary debate on February 25, 2020 in Charleston, South Carolina. ** NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS NEWS ANCHOR: Tonight, the battle for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, where everything is on the line. GAYLE KING, CO-HOST, “CBS THIS MORNING”: Seven candidates face off in the final debate before the South Carolina and Super Tuesday primaries. I’m Gayle King. O’DONNELL: And I’m Norah […]