President Trump plans to introduce appellate judge Amy Coney Barrett on Saturday, and wants her confirmed before Election Day. Democrats have scant chance of blocking Barrett, who would succeed late liberal icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg and expand the court’s conservative majority.
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Trump says U.S. election winner might not be known for months
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that Americans might not know the winner of the November presidential election for months due to disputes over mail ballots, building on his criticism of a method that could be used by half of U.S. voters this year.
Protesters scuffle with police at London anti-lockdown demo
Protesters at a central London anti-lockdown rally scuffled with police officers on Saturday who were trying to break up the demonstration because of a lack of social distancing.
Lebanon's prime minister-designate quits in blow to French initiative
Lebanon's prime minister-designate quit on Saturday after trying for almost a month to line up a non-partisan cabinet, dealing a blow to a French plan aimed at rallying sectarian leaders to tackle the worst crisis since the nation's 1975-1990 civil war.
Belarus police detain dozens as crowds chant against Lukashenko
Belarusian security forces detained dozens of protesters on Saturday as crowds rallied in central Minsk accusing President Alexander Lukashenko of rigging last month's election.
Paris knife attack suspect says he was targeting Charlie Hebdo: police source
A man arrested in Paris after two people were wounded with a meat cleaver says he was targeting weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in the attack, a police source said on Saturday.
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