Who might succeed Justice Ginsburg? Trump’s short list begins with these...

WASHINGTON – The line to succeed the late Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court likely starts with these federal appeals court judges:Amy Coney Barrett A finalist for Trump's second high court nomination, which ultimately went to Brett Kavanaugh in 2018, Barrett, 48, is a favorite of religious conservatives.Barrett rocketed to the top of Trump's list of…

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South Africa’s virus battle is tainted by corruption. The governor of New York has a few regrets. Detroit teachers voted to authorize their union to call for a strike over plans to open public schools for in-person learning. Right NowIn a virtual address to the Democratic National Convention, former President Barack Obama denounced President Trump’s…

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Diogo Jota could be Jurgen Klopp’s own version of Thomas Muller at Liverpool

'We want to make ourselves look good in the best league in the world,' Jota said in 2018 about his and Ruben Neves' ambition following Wolves' promotion back to the Premier League.Now two years on he is set to provide back-up to one of world football's deadliest attacking forward lines after completing a surprise £41million…

Hot Property: ‘SNL’ vet Will Forte brings Santa Monica Craftsman to market

Every Hollywood idea has to start somewhere, whether it’s scribbled on cocktail napkins, pecked out on a vintage typewriter or the outcome of an afternoon in the writers’ room. For the sitcom “The Last Man on Earth,” the idea came around the dining room table at the Santa Monica home of show star Will Forte.Forte…

Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan not implemented in Bengal as state did not provide any info: FM

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said the Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan was not implemented in West Bengal as the state did not provide any data regarding migrant workers who returned to their native places during the COVID-19 lockdown. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on June 20 launched the employment scheme for migrant workers. The…

Extremely heavy rains predicted in Kerala, Red, Orange alerts issued

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 19 () Extremely heavy rains have been forecast in Kerala's Idukki, Kannur and Kasaragod districts on Saturday and Sunday, prompting the IMD to sound a 'red alert' and authorities to take precautionary steps to shift people staying in disaster prone areas to safer places. According to the India Meteorological Department, a low pressure…

Home of the Week: Expanding outward in Malibu

Tailored for Malibu’s fair-weather climate, this newly minted estate nearly doubles its footprint with outdoor living spaces, terraces and balconies. Wrap-around terraces topped with slatted eaves extend the living space outward on the main level, where decking surrounds a zero-edge pool and spa. Up above, a rooftop deck takes in commanding views of the ocean…

Netflix cancellations surge 'materially' in the wake of 'Cuties' controversy, data shows

MarketWatchStock market is at the start of a selloff, says veteran trader Larry WilliamsAttention, investors: Spooky times are on the way for the stock market. Starting right about now, the stock market will see a significant and sustained selloff through about Oct. 10. It’s riding for a fall, too, despite the widespread misbelief that it…

With TikTok, Trump takes on 100 million more Americans

The Trump/TikTok saga is so fast-moving, inchoate and opaque, it’s hard to know where to begin—or how it will end. What’s clear though, is that this imbroglio touches on nearly every hot-button issue of our time: from U.S.-China relations and national security, to the president’s lightning-rod ego, to the election, to the never-ending alpha dogfight…

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Most RS Opposition members back amendments in Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code, some flag possible misuse

SynopsisThe Upper House passed by a voice vote the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill, 2020', whereby fresh insolvency proceedings will not be initiated for at least six months, starting from March 25, against companies in view of the coronavirus pandemic.ANIMost Opposition members supported the bill, expressing hope that it would help achieve an…

PM’s UNGA address will be truly significant as India enters Security Council: Ambassador Tirumurti

New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the high-level meeting to mark 75th anniversary of the United Nations and the General Debate next week and the vision he outlines will be truly significant, especially on the eve of India entering the Security Council, according to India's envoy to the UN Ambassador T S Tirumurti.…

Wall Street Weekahead: Corporate debt frenzy rolls on as worries loom over markets

The front facade of the of the NYSE is seen in New YorkBy Kate DuguidNEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors are gearing up for the year's record-breaking pace of corporate bond issuance to continue in the coming week, even after the U.S. Federal Reserve rattled nerves at its September meeting with a gloomier-than-expected economic outlook.The past…

WHAT TO EXPECT AT TESLA’S UPCOMING BATTERY DAY

Tesla (TSLA) is planning its battery day for Sept. 22, and analysts and investors are looking forward to hearing what new developments the company has on it. The big topic of conversation lately has been a million-mile battery, but it may be too early for that technology.UBS analyst Patrick Hummel outlined in a report today what…

Is Roku the Future of TV Ad Monetization? Analyst Weighs In

There has been lots of talk this year of the COVID-19 benefits reaped by streaming services. As a result of the stay-at-home culture, OTT leader Roku (ROKU) has been a prime beneficiary, experiencing large account growth.But according to Rosenblatt analyst Mark Zgutowicz, Roku is particularly well placed to benefit from another trend: the move from…

Is Pfizer Stock a Buy Right Now? This Is What You Need to Know

MarketWatchStock market is at the start of a selloff, says veteran trader Larry WilliamsAttention, investors: Spooky times are on the way for the stock market. Starting right about now, the stock market will see a significant and sustained selloff through about Oct. 10. It’s riding for a fall, too, despite the widespread misbelief that it…

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‘When daughters are beloved as much as sons’: 11 powerful quotes from Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday at the age of 87, following complications with cancer. Her death is mourned by many across the nation on both sides of the aisle as Americans remember her unparalleled fight for women's rights. She also served as a voice of reason, as a Supreme Court leader and as…

AOC says RBG’s death should radicalize Democrats and make electing Joe Biden the focus

AOC says RBG's death should 'radicalize' Democrats and make electing Joe Biden the 'focus' - saying 'I don't care if you don't like him'Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez addressed her followers on Instagram on Friday'Let this moment radicalize you,' she said of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's deathCalled the vacancy left on the Supreme Court 'earth-shattering' in importance Urged…

Tough time for farmers, BJP govt eager to get its ‘rich friends’ into agri sector: Priyanka Gandhi

TOI TimesPointsHOW TO EARNMY ACTIVITYFAQsDAILY CHECK-INS: 0/5 completedLifetime0Expired0Redeemed0* TimesPoints expire in 1 year from the day of creditNEW DELHI: Accusing the BJP government of not listening to the farmers, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday said that the central government seems eager to get its "billionaire friends" into the agriculture sector. "This is a…

Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Will Likely Be Introduced With Fanfare

President Trump shakes hands with Neil Gorsuch, his first pick for a spot on the U.S. Supreme Court, on Jan. 31, 2017. The president will likely have the opportunity to name a replacement for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption toggle caption Carolyn Kaster/AP President Trump shakes hands with Neil…

Democrats Raised More Than $30 Million Following RBG’s Death

A pillow with Ruth Bader Ginsburg's likeness on it sits on a couch inside the office of ActBlue, a Democratic fundraising platform, in Somerville, Mass. Boston Globe/Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Boston Globe/Boston Globe via Getty Images A pillow with Ruth Bader Ginsburg's likeness on it sits on a couch inside…

LeBron James disapproves Lori Loughlin’s privilege when it comes to choosing her own prison

LeBron James has given his thoughts on Lori Loughlin's punishment for her role in the college admissions scandal.With news breaking this week that Loughlin, 56, will be able to spend her two-month sentence at the prison of her choosing, James took to Instagram to air his feelings on the matter.Posting a picture of the disgraced…
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