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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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 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.
Daimler's designated chairman Zetsche renounces job
Daimler's Dieter Zetsche will not seek to become chairman of the German carmaker's supervisory board, he told Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung newspaper.
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.
Auschwitz memorial director offers to share Nigerian boy's blasphemy jail term
The head of Poland's Auschwitz Memorial has written to Nigeria's president offering to serve part of a 10-year jail term handed to a 13-year-old boy for blasphemy.
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