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The 21-year-old set to make golf history

Matthew Wolff can carve his name into golfing history on Sunday after the 21-year-old took the third round lead at the US Open after a brilliant five-under-par 65 at Winged Foot.
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Warrior of the light meditations

If you have read one book by Paulo Coelho, I would guess it was, The Alchemist. The book has sold millions of copies all over the world and has been printed in many languages. I picked up the book, Warrior of the Light, thinking that it would tell a story about strength and overcoming, similar to […]
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Trump says he has approved a deal for TikTok sale

President Donald Trump said Saturday he has approved a deal between TikTok's parent company, ByteDance, and Oracle, though it is unclear whether it will be enough to avert restrictions on TikTok that are scheduled to go into effect Sunday evening.
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Thousands gather in Bangkok demanding reforms

Thousands gathered in Thailand this weekend at a rally calling for reform, which culminated Sunday with a group attempting to march to the Monarch's Privy Council, next to the Royal Palace, to deliver their demands -- an explosive and unprecedented move in a country that reveres the monarchy.
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Opinion: Why Trump can't fox the 2020 media like he did in 2016

A favorite pastime for progressives these days is freaking out about the media. They say they can't stand that Trump gets away with so many unchecked lies, manipulating both mainstream news outlets and social-media platforms. They fear Election Night 2020 will be just like it was four years ago, and the media will be to blame if Trump wins a second term.
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Trump says he has approved a deal for TikTok sale

President Donald Trump said Saturday he has approved a deal between TikTok's parent company, ByteDance, and Oracle, though it is unclear whether it will be enough to avert restrictions on TikTok that are scheduled to go into effect Sunday evening.
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Party leaders indicate that if they win the majority, they may retaliate against Republicans by pushing to expand the court

Notable names on Trump's list of potential Supreme Court nominees
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Chris Cuomo: Why do you think Sen. Lindsey Graham would be troubled?

CNN's Chris Cuomo reacts to Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham's support of President Donald Trump filling the vacancy left by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg after opposing former President Barack Obama's efforts to fill a Supreme Court vacancy in 2016.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Barack Obama, Cnn, Stories, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Chris Cuomo, Sen Lindsey Graham


Cuomo: Why are you surprised Graham would eat his words?

CNN's Chris Cuomo reacts to Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham's support of President Donald Trump filling the vacancy left by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg after opposing former President Barack Obama's efforts to fill a Supreme Court vacancy in 2016.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Barack Obama, Cnn, Stories, Graham, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Cuomo, Chris Cuomo, Sen Lindsey Graham


'Blood amber:' A portal into dinosaur times but an ethical minefield for paleontologists

When it comes to dinosaurs, many of us think of towering skeletons dominating the atriums of the world's great natural history museums.
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Analysis: As the nation mourns an icon, Democrats and Republicans fight over Supreme Court vacancy

Mourners of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg gathered quietly at the Supreme Court Saturday, laying rows of flowers and writing chalk messages to honor the gender equality icon. But America was closely watching how the Republican machinations to replace her, already unfolding swiftly, will play out across the street at the Capitol and on the campaign trail.
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Despite their past posture on Supreme Court confirmations, vulnerable GOP senators see pushing through a nominee as beneficial to their reelection

Top Senate Republicans are privately arguing that it would boost their chances of holding the majority in November if their party makes a full-throated effort at confirming President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, according to multiple GOP sources, despite their past posture that such nominees should not be confirmed in a presidential election year.
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Political money flows as both parties gear up for court fight

The death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg set off a wave of political fundraising on Saturday, leading both Democrats and Republicans to ready tens of millions in spending ahead of the fight to replace the late Supreme Court justice.
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Package containing ricin addressed to Trump intercepted by law enforcement

A package containing the poison ricin and addressed to President Donald Trump was intercepted by law enforcement earlier this week, according to two law enforcement officials.
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Trump says his nominee will most likely be a woman that he names next week

President Donald Trump on Saturday said that Republicans have an "obligation" to fill Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's vacant seat on the Supreme Court "without delay," as Democrats argue the Senate should refrain from confirming a replacement until after the next president is sworn in.
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Susan Collins says Trump can nominate a justice, but Senate should vote after election

Republican Sen. Susan Collins on Saturday weighed in on the US Supreme Court vacancy, saying that she believes waiting until after the election is the right decision.
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Trump mocks MSNBC anchor for getting shot with rubber bullet

President Donald Trump on Friday mock an American news anchor for being shot with a rubber bullet during George Floyd protests in May, calling it a "beautiful sight" during a political rally in Minnesota.
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'I don't remember the loss of a public figure ever bringing me to tears:' Your memories of Ginsburg

When Kalina Newman heard that Ruth Bader Ginsburg had died on Friday night, she and her boyfriend immediately left the restaurant where they were having dinner, bought some flowers and went to the US Supreme Court to join the crowd of people honoring the 87-year-old associate justice.
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'I didn't know her personally, but she knew me:' Your RBG memories

When Kalina Newman heard that Ruth Bader Ginsburg had died on Friday night, she and her boyfriend immediately left the restaurant where they were having dinner, bought some flowers and went to the US Supreme Court to join the crowd of people honoring the 87-year-old associate justice.
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Opinion: Lindsey Graham and the GOP's supreme hypocrisy

In March 2016, Sen. Lindsey Graham brushed off accusations of partisanship and invited critics to hold his feet to the fire after he opposed President Barack Obama's Supreme Court pick to replace Justice Antonin Scalia. His reasoning? It was an election year.
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Opinion: GOP's hypocrisy on SCOTUS is the 'tale of the tape'

In March 2016, Sen. Lindsey Graham brushed off accusations of partisanship and invited critics to hold his feet to the fire after he opposed President Barack Obama's Supreme Court pick to replace Justice Antonin Scalia. His reasoning? It was an election year.
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Opinion: GOP's Supreme Court hypocrisy in their own words

In March 2016, Sen. Lindsey Graham brushed off accusations of partisanship and invited critics to hold his feet to the fire after he opposed President Barack Obama's Supreme Court pick to replace Justice Antonin Scalia. His reasoning? It was an election year.
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Package containing the poison ricin and addressed to Trump intercepted by law enforcement

A package containing the poison ricin and addressed to President Donald Trump was intercepted by law enforcement earlier this week, according to two law enforcement officials.
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Justice Ginsburg's death opens a political battle over the future of the court and her now-vacant seat as Election Day looms

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death has opened up a political battle over the future of the Supreme Court and who will fill her now-vacant seat as Election Day looms
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How pancreatic cancer has been deadly for American icons in 2020

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday from complications of metastatic pancreatic cancer.
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GOP sees Supreme Court fight as a boost to vulnerable senators

Top Senate Republicans are privately arguing that it would boost their chances of holding the majority in November if their party makes a full-throated effort at confirming President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, according to multiple GOP sources, despite their past posture that such nominees should not be confirmed in a presidential election year.
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As Asia's 'travel bubbles' fail to materialize, travelers face prospect of long winter at home

With the end of the year approaching, travelers holding onto hope they may still get to enjoy a quick winter escape in Asia are facing some hard truths right now.
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Actress who played RBG reacts to the justice's death

Felicity Jones, who played late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the film "On the Basis of Sex," is honoring the woman whose story she brought to the big screen.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Stories, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Felicity Jones, RBG