Supreme Court nominee Barrett says personal views will not affect her decisions on abortion, health care

Judge Amy Coney Barrett repeatedly avoided weighing in on her personal views of landmark decisions while declining to say whether she would recuse herself from potential 2020 election decisions. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Quit my job, or risk serious illness? Parents and teachers face grueling decisions as schools reopen

First-grade teacher Amy Forehand was stunned to learn young students in her Georgia school district will return to classrooms by the end of this month. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

As the pandemic worsens, major retailers, grocery stores, and city and state leaders are making the tough decisions that the President has shirked

President Donald Trump isn’t leading America much as its pandemic worsens. But that’s not stopping Walmart — along with Kroger, Kohl’s, and city and state leaders and officials — from making the tough decisions that the President has shirked. CNN.com … Read more…

As would-be travelers from the U.S. to Europe may soon learn, local pandemic decisions can have global effects

Good morning. David Meyer here in Berlin, filling in for Alan. Could Americans be banned from entering the European Union when it opens its borders to most of the world next week? That’s a distinct possibility, according to plans being … Read more…

Supreme Court prepares for major decisions on Trump taxes, LGBT rights, immigration and abortion

While the White House and Congress are focused on the next steps in dealing with the coronavirus, decisions from the Supreme Court on DACA, abortion, Trump’s tax records and LGBT worker rights could shape the political landscape for years to … Read more…

Unexpected outcome in Wisconsin: Tens of thousands of ballots that arrived after Election Day were counted, thanks to court decisions

Under a Supreme Court order, election officials tallied absentee ballots postmarked by April 7, rather than just those received by then — underscoring the power of narrow court decisions to significantly shape which votes are counted. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: … Read more…