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Nevada's court-drawn districts may favor Democrats

Nevada's court-drawn districts may favor Democrats

The AP analyzed the results of last fall's USA and state House elections across the nation, examining the percentage of races lacking major party opposition and calculating state partisan advantages using a statistical method created to detect potential political gerrymandering.



Supreme Court partially reinstates Trump's travel ban

Well Jihye... the top court's decision is not the final verdict and the justices said they would consider in October whether the president's policy should be upheld or struck down. Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin speaks at a news conference about the Supreme Court's decision on President Donald Trump's travel ban , Monday, June 26, 2017, in Honolulu.


Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in death

Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in death

The 32-year-old elementary school cafeteria worker was killed by St. Anthony officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop July 6 after Castile told the officer he was armed. Police auto video of the shooting released last week shows the exchange between Yanez and Castile lasting less than a minute before the officer shoots Castile at close range.


Draymond Green and Rudy Gobert highlight the NBA's All-Defensive teams

Draymond Green and Rudy Gobert highlight the NBA's All-Defensive teams

Oklahoma City Thunder guard/forward Andre Roberson and former Oklahoma State and current Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen were announced as members of the NBA's All-Defensive Second Team on Monday. Leonard has made the All-Defensive Team each of the last four seasons, starting the run with second-team honors in 2013-14. His averages of 1.00 block and 5.1 rebounds per game ranked third and 12th respectively among perimeter players.


Donald Trump's Muslim travel ban will stay for now

Donald Trump's Muslim travel ban will stay for now

The Trump Administration's executive order calls for a temporary ban affecting six predominantly-Muslim countries. That is a far cry from what the government had asked the Supreme Court to do: to allow the ban to go into effect immediately and completely, regardless of its effects.



Sean Spicer: Reporters Ask Snarky Questions at Briefings to 'Become YouTube Stars'

The people spoke on condition of anonymity in order to discuss internal deliberations before a final decision is made. "It's no secret, we've had vacancies, including our communications director", Spicer said. "I'm not sure that the press secretary thing is something I'm dying to do". I don't think that should come as any surprise, ' he said, 'But we're always looking for ways to do a better job of articulating the President's message and his agenda, and we'll continue to have those ...