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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Paris knife attacker suspect says he wanted to go after Charlie Hebdo
The man believed to have attacked and wounded two people with a meat cleaver on Friday is cooperating with the police and said he had targeted weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, a police source told Reuters.
Iranian president accuses U.S. of savagery after new sanctions
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani accused the United States on Saturday of “savagery” for inflicting $150 billion of damage on Iran due to sanctions, and said Iranians should direct their anger at the White House.
Netflix says it does not agree with Chinese author's views on Uighur Muslims
Netflix Inc , in a response to U.S. senators' concerns over the company's plans to adapt a Chinese science-fiction book trilogy, said on Friday it did not agree with the Chinese author's views on the Chinese government's treatment of Uighur Muslims.
Breonna Taylor's family demands to see Kentucky grand jury evidence
A lawyer for Breonna Taylor's family on Friday demanded Kentucky's state attorney general release the evidence presented to a grand jury that decided against charging police officers with homicide in her death during a botched raid.
South Korea suggests joint probe with North Korea on shooting of South Korean official
South Korea urged North Korea on Saturday to further investigate the fatal shooting of a South Korean fisheries official and suggested it could be an unprecedented joint probe by the two sides, as public and political outrage over the killing grew.
Wealthy Britons step up citizenship shopping to thwart Brexit
The number of British entrepreneurs looking to "buy" citizenship from countries offering visa-free access to the European Union has risen sharply, investment migration firms say, as prospects of a post-Brexit trade deal between Britain and the bloc darken.
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