Biden Blasts ‘Radical’ Roe Draft, Warns Other Rights at Risk
President Joe Biden is blasting what he calls a “radical” leaked draft opinion suggesting the Supreme Court is poised to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade case that legalized abortion nationwide.
Report: Draft Opinion Suggests High Court Will Overturn Roe v. Wade
A draft opinion circulated among Supreme Court justices suggests that earlier this year a majority of them had thrown support behind overturning the 1973 case Roe v. Wade that legalized abortion nationwide.
Canada Lynx Protections Deal Sealed by US, Environmentalists
U.S. wildlife officials have agreed to craft a new habitat plan for the rare, snow-loving Canada lynx that could include more land in Colorado and other western states where they would be protected.
Harris Positive for COVID-19, Biden Not ‘Close Contact’
Neither President Joe Biden nor first lady Jill Biden was considered a “close contact” of Harris in recent days.
Elon Musk Buys Twitter for $44B and Will Privatize Company
Elon Musk reached an agreement to buy Twitter for roughly $44 billion on Monday, promising a more lenient touch to policing content on the platform where he promotes his interests, attacks critics, and opines on a wide range of issues to more than 83 million followers.
Supreme Court Weighs Policy for Migrants to Wait in Mexico
A Trump-era policy that forces asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico for hearings in U.S. immigration court will be argued Tuesday before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Ukraine: Takeover of Mariupol Could End Talks
Ukraine’s foreign minister is describing the situation in Mariupol as dire and heartbreaking and says Russia’s continued attacks there could be a “red line” that ends all efforts to reach peace through negotiation.
Snowboard Abuse Case Exposes Flaws in New Reporting System
When former members of the U.S. snowboarding team sought help reporting sexual-abuse allegations against a longtime coach, they were met with conflicting information that left them unsure of where to turn.
Jackson Confirmed as First Black Female High Court Justice
The Senate has confirmed Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court, shattering a historic barrier by securing her place as the first Black female justice.
Airlines Cancel More than 3,300 US Flights Over Weekend
Airlines have canceled more than 3,300 U.S. flights this weekend and delayed thousands more, citing bad weather in Florida and other issues.