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Archive for February 25th, 2020
In a 5-4 decision, the court ruled Tuesday that families of noncitizens shot by federal agents on foreign territory have no constitutional right to sue for damages in U.S. courts.
The Federal Aviation Administration issued an airworthiness directive for the jetliner that stems from a faulty component that could make the aircraft vulnerable to lightening strikes.
The driver was distracted by his phone as his car steered itself toward a barrier, and Tesla should have done more to prevent this "foreseeable misuse of technology," federal investigators said.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging Americans to start preparing for the possibility of more aggressive measures to stop the spread of the new coronavirus in the United States.
Residents say their relatives have been unable to get care for cancer, for childhood diseases and more as Wuhan and other cities put a priority on treating COVID-19 patients.
Gui Minhai was kidnapped by Chinese agents while on vacation in Thailand in 2015. His conviction in a secret trial was announced in a brief statement by the court.
The senate majority leader has asked the attorney general to meet with the conference to discuss surveillance legislation. The president also may need convincing.
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When producer Richie Jackson moved to New York City as a young man in the 1980s, he joined a gay community still fighting for basic rights and recognition under the law.
A recent op-ed in the L.A. Times titled, “My friend has dementia and wants to end her life. California’s assisted-suicide law excludes her,” shines a light on the complexitites of expanding the state’s law beyond patients with a cancer diagnosis or terminal illness.
The answer: Spring training in Arizona.
Yesterday, it was reported that the White House is readying an urgent budget request to address the coronavirus outbreak.
One of the most well-known stars in the galaxy is safe -- for now.
For a Supreme Court that says it has an allergy to politics, the next few months might require a lot of tissues.