Trump demands UN reimpose Iran sanctions

Trump demands UN reimpose Iran sanctions

Reimpose Iran sanctions … or else. Washington and the United Nations are in a showdown after the Trump administration demanded all member countries restore nuclear-related restrictions on Iran by Saturday and the conventional arms embargo on the rogue regime stay in place, Reuters reported. Three of America’s strongest allies — Britain, France and Germany — … Read more

Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be buried in Arlington National Cemetery

Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be buried in Arlington National Cemetery

Brooklyn native Ruth Bader Ginsburg will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery, the Supreme Court said Friday. The announcement said that the burial will be private. No details about a public funeral or memorial service have yet been announced. Justice Ginsburg, who died Friday at age 87 after 27 years on the nation’s highest court, … Read more

‘Keep your powder dry’ on SCOTUS nominee

'Keep your powder dry' on SCOTUS nominee

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has urged the members of his caucus to “keep your powder dry” regarding their views over voting on a replacement for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. President Trump’s nominee to fill the seat “will receive a vote on the floor of the United States Senate,” McConnell said in a … Read more

Rochester shooting kills 2, injures 14 more

Rochester shooting kills 2, injures 14 more

Two people were killed and 14 others hurt after a shooting in Rochester, New York, in what police are calling “a tragedy of epic proportions.” Shots broke out at about 12:25 a.m. Friday in a backyard party less than two miles from downtown, according to a report. When police showed up, they found a chaotic … Read more

Trump might name Ruth Bader Ginsberg successor in a few days

Trump might name Ruth Bader Ginsberg successor in a few days

President Trump will likely announce a nominee to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vacant Supreme Court seat within days, multiple sources with direct knowledge of his plans told ABC News early Saturday. U.S. Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett is seen as a leading contender, two sources close to the president told the network. The sources said … Read more

Some Republicans ready for Supreme Court fight

Some Republicans ready for Supreme Court fight

The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday gives President Trump the opportunity to solidify the high court’s former 5-4 conservative majority — and some Republican senators have said they’re eager to help him do it. When Ginsburg was hospitalized in May, Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyoming) said the GOP was ready to … Read more