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The Kavanaugh news proves it’s impossible to have an apolitical Supreme Court

New revelations about the paper-thin look the FBI took into Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh during his 2018 confirmation fight is a potent reminder that even the nation’s highest court is now infected with partisan politics. Democrats reacted to the news — which was not all that surprising given that we knew at the time […]

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224 overall. In between, there will be lots of intrigue and surely a few surprises

Beginning Friday night, more than 220 players will be selected across seven rounds by 32 NHL franchises. The Sabres will kick things off Friday and the draft will conclude Saturday when the back-to-back champion Stanley Cup champion Lightning pick No. 224 overall. In between, there will be lots of intrigue and surely a few surprises. […]

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Mississippi asks US Supreme Court to overrule Roe v. Wade

Mississippi’s attorney general informed the Supreme Court that she believes Roe v. Wade was “egregiously wrong” and urged justices to allow a controversial law in her state to take effect banning most abortions after 15 weeks. “The conclusion that abortion is a constitutional right has no basis in text, structure, history, or tradition” Mississippi Attorney […]

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Meghan Markle couldn’t ‘switch off that American dream,’ viscountess alleges: ‘Your duty is to the queen’

Julie Montagu, an American viscountess, knows that marrying into British aristocracy isn’t as glamorous as it sounds. The 47-year-old Illinois native moved to the U.K. 16 years ago when she said “I do” to Luke Timothy Charles Montagu, Viscount Hinchingbrooke, the son of the 11th Earl of Sandwich. She currently helps her husband run the […]