Electronics

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Retirement Rumors Has Washington on Edge For Next Term – Newsweek

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

As the Supreme Court prepares to give its final opinions of its nine-month term on Monday, fear in Washington continues to grow concerning Justice Anthony Kennedy’s potential retirement. The justice, who will celebrate his 81st birthday in July, has been at the epicenter of retirement rumors for months now, and sources close to Kennedy recently told CNN that he is “seriously considering” retiring, according to a Saturday report.  Although the…

Hopes Fade After Landslide Destroys Chinese Village – New York Times

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

Nearly 2,000 rescue workers and members of support teams had converged on Xinmo by Saturday afternoon, news reports said. Initially there were heartening bulletins of a survivor who yelled from under the debris and another who answered a telephone call. Advertisement Continue reading the main story But as night came, the rescuers had little good news to share. The woman who answered the call appeared to have died, said Sichuan…

The surprising GOP holdout on the Senate’s health bill – Politico

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

Ron Johnson stormed Washington in 2010 by railing against Obamacare, becoming one of the law’s harshest and most persistent critics. Now, with the Senate on the brink of repealing the law, he’s one of the surprise holdouts threatening to block the bill. The Wisconsin Republican says Senate leaders are rushing the vote before he and the public can analyze it and are not doing enough to actually bring down premiums….

Evidence is mounting that Russia took 4 clear paths to meddle in the US election – Business Insider

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

US President Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Mark Wilson/Getty Images; Justin Sullivan/Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider It was September 2015 when the FBI first noticed that Russian hackers had infiltrated a computer system belonging to the Democratic National Committee. It was the first sign that Moscow was attempting to meddle in the presidential election. Nearly a year later, further reporting and testimony from current and former intelligence officials have painted…

5 GOP senators now oppose health care bill as written – Washington Post

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

WASHINGTON — Nevada Republican Dean Heller became the fifth GOP senator to declare his opposition to the party’s banner legislation to scuttle much of Barack Obama’s health care overhaul on Friday, more than enough to sink the measure and deliver a stinging rebuke to President Donald Trump unless some of them can be brought aboard. Echoing the other four, Heller said he opposes the measure “in this form” but does…

White House responds to Comey tape inquiry with Trump tweet – CNN

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

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