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Restrictions lead to grumbling, but no boycotts, from White House press - Washington Post

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 17:05

Washington Post

Restrictions lead to grumbling, but no boycotts, from White House press
Washington Post
The Trump White House has imposed some of the most draconian restrictions on the news media in recent memory, from banning TV cameras during its daily briefings to cutting back the length and frequency of its sessions with reporters. The State ...
President's Media Strategy Creating FrictionU.S. News & World Report
Spicer allows photographs at off-camera White House briefingThe Hill
'Why did you turn them off?': Reporters grill Sean Spicer over decision to reduce on-camera press briefingsBusiness Insider
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More than 30 BoatHouse Canton employees leave after immigration officials seeks documents, owner says - Baltimore Sun

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 17:04

Baltimore Sun

More than 30 BoatHouse Canton employees leave after immigration officials seeks documents, owner says
Baltimore Sun
More than 30 employees of The BoatHouse Canton did not show up to work over the weekend after Immigration and Customs Enforcement began a review of the restaurant's immigration records, the restaurant's co-owner said. Carrie Wells and Talia ...

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TSA de-cluttering tests get attention from ACLU - The Hill

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 15:45

The Hill

TSA de-cluttering tests get attention from ACLU
The Hill
The Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) is testing new safety procedures meant to de-clutter bags that could require airline passengers to remove books and other items from their carry-on luggage when going through security lines. In tests run ...
TSA Catches Live Lobster At Boston's Logan AirportNPR
Can You Bring Books on a Plane? Yes, but Airport Security Is Ramping Up (Seriously)Newsweek
TSA finds lobster weighing more than 20 pounds in checked bagCBS News
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Supreme Court returns cross-border shooting case to lower court - Washington Post

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 14:10

Washington Post

Supreme Court returns cross-border shooting case to lower court
Washington Post
The Supreme Court on Monday declined to decide a case involving the cross-border shooting of an unarmed Mexican teenager by a U.S. Border Patrol agent, returning the matter to a federal appeals court for reconsideration. The narrow ruling came in an ...

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The Supreme Court sided with Trinity Lutheran Church. Here's why that matters. - Washington Post

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 13:51

Washington Post

The Supreme Court sided with Trinity Lutheran Church. Here's why that matters.
Washington Post
The Supreme Court's ruling on a high-profile case involving a church's day-care playground surfaces will likely be used in church-state battles in the future, experts believe. The decision, released on Monday, involving a church in Missouri was seen as ...
Supreme Court Rules Religious School Can Use Taxpayer Funds For PlaygroundNPR
Opinion analysis: Church prevails in funding disputeSCOTUSblog (blog)
The Supreme Court Strikes Down a Major Church-State BarrierThe Atlantic
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Justice Neil Gorsuch supports President Trump's travel ban after refusing to say where he would stand on it - New York Daily News

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 12:32

New York Daily News

Justice Neil Gorsuch supports President Trump's travel ban after refusing to say where he would stand on it
New York Daily News
After dodging questions about where he would stand on President Trump's travel ban, Justice Neil Gorsuch — Trump's recently appointed Supreme Court pick — was one of three justices on Monday to fully support it. Gorsuch's endorsement of the ban is ...

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Nice catch: TSA finds 20-pound lobster in checked bag at Logan - The Boston Globe

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 12:04

The Boston Globe

Nice catch: TSA finds 20-pound lobster in checked bag at Logan
The Boston Globe
Officials from the Transportation Security Administration said there's no “claws” for alarm after a roughly 20-pound live lobster was spotted in a person's checked luggage at Logan International Airport over the weekend. “I cannot speak to any airline ...

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Supreme Court Will Re-Hear Immigrant Indefinite Detention Case - NPR

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 11:20

NPR

Supreme Court Will Re-Hear Immigrant Indefinite Detention Case
NPR
The U.S. Supreme Court says it will re-hear a case that asks whether immigrants detained by the government have a right to a bond hearing to challenge their indefinite detention. The case was argued in November 2016, months before Justice Neil Gorsuch ...
Supreme Court Turns Down Case on Carrying Guns in PublicNew York Times
California concealed-weapon law allowed to stand by Supreme CourtThe Mercury News
SCOTUS deals a blow to Second Amendment in Peruta v. CaliforniaHot Air
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Justices to Hear Case on Religious Objections to Same-Sex Marriage - New York Times

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:49

New York Times

Justices to Hear Case on Religious Objections to Same-Sex Marriage
New York Times
Jack Phillips explains his reasons for refusing to make a cake for a same-sex wedding. By Mike Shum and Ashley Maas on Publish Date December 15, 2014. Photo by Matthew Staver for The New York Times. Watch in Times Video ». embed. WASHINGTON ...
Four Cases That Paved The Way for Marriage Equality and a Reminder of the Work AheadHuman Rights Campaign (blog)
Supreme Court sides with same-sex couples in Arkansas suitSan Francisco Chronicle
Supreme Court Orders States to List Same-Sex Parents on Birth Certificates; Gorsuch DissentsSlate Magazine (blog)
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US Supreme Court leaves California's concealed-guns law intact - SFGate

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:39

SFGate

US Supreme Court leaves California's concealed-guns law intact
SFGate
The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a challenge by gun groups Monday to California's concealed-weapons law, which requires gun owners to get a license from law enforcement to carry a concealed handgun outside the home. Over the dissents of Justices ...

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Supreme Court Turns Down Case on Carrying Guns in Public - New York Times

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:22

New York Times

Supreme Court Turns Down Case on Carrying Guns in Public
New York Times
A man openly carrying a gun in Texas. The Supreme Court has turned away numerous Second Amendment cases in recent years, to the frustration of gun-rights groups and some conservative justices. Credit Ilana Panich-Linsman for The New York Times.

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Supreme Court Turns Down Case on Carrying Guns in Public - New York Times

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:22

New York Times

Supreme Court Turns Down Case on Carrying Guns in Public
New York Times
A man openly carrying a gun in Texas. The Supreme Court has turned away numerous Second Amendment cases in recent years, to the frustration of gun-rights groups and some conservative justices. Credit Ilana Panich-Linsman for The New York Times.
Stung by denial, gun rights advocates vow to bring other concealed carry cases before Supreme CourtWashington Times
Supreme Court won't hear a California gun case, leaving in place the state's strict limits on concealed weaponsLos Angeles Times
Supreme Court Will Re-Hear Immigrant Indefinite Detention CaseNPR
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Supreme Court Turns Down Case on Carrying Guns in Public - New York Times

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:22

New York Times

Supreme Court Turns Down Case on Carrying Guns in Public
New York Times
A man openly carrying a gun in Texas. The Supreme Court has turned away numerous Second Amendment cases in recent years, to the frustration of gun rights groups and some conservative justices. Credit Ilana Panich-Linsman for The New York Times.
Supreme Court Refuses to Take up Issue of Gun Rights Outside HomeNBCNews.com
Supreme Court Declines To Hear 2 Gun Rights CasesHuffPost
Justices Thomas, Gorsuch blast court decision to reject gun rights appealFox News
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"Baby Doe" case: Michael McCarthy found guilty in death of ex's daughter, 2 - CBS News

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:19

CBS News

"Baby Doe" case: Michael McCarthy found guilty in death of ex's daughter, 2
CBS News
Last Updated Jun 26, 2017 12:01 PM EDT. BOSTON – A man charged with killing his ex-girlfriend's two-year-old daughter whose body washed up on a Boston Harbor beach has been found guilty of second-degree murder. Michael McCarthy stood accused ...
Boyfriend convicted of second-degree murder in killing of Baby DoeLos Angeles Times
Michael McCarthy convicted of murder in 2-year-old Bella Bond's deathCNN
The Latest: Man to be sentenced Wednesday in Baby Doe murderWashington Post
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How Trump Could Succeed in the Presidency Without Really Trying - Vanity Fair

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:11

Vanity Fair

How Trump Could Succeed in the Presidency Without Really Trying
Vanity Fair
Among the bolder alternative facts volunteered by Donald Trump is his repeated insistence that no president has accomplished more in so little time. With the exception of Franklin Roosevelt, Trump told his Cabinet earlier this month, “There has never ...
The Note: Can Republicans stanch the bleeding on health bill?ABC News
Morning briefing: Paul Ryan threatens to punish representatives who live-stream from House floorMadison.com
On the Supreme Court's last day of session, travel ban case awaits actionPBS NewsHour
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Supreme Court sides with religious institutions in a major church-state decision - Washington Post

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 09:48

Washington Post

Supreme Court sides with religious institutions in a major church-state decision
Washington Post
The Supreme Court concluded its work for this session on Monday siding with religious institutions in a major church-state decision and with no indication that pivotal Justice Anthony M. Kennedy is retiring. The speculation about Kennedy, who has ...
States Must Aid Some Church Programs, Justices RuleNew York Times
Supreme Court rules for Missouri church in dispute over public funding accessFox News
Supreme Court: Blocking church daycare from state funding unconstitutionalWashington Examiner
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Supreme Court declines to hear two Second Amendment cases - The Hill

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 09:21

The Hill

Supreme Court declines to hear two Second Amendment cases
The Hill
The Supreme Court on Monday announced it would not hear two key cases surrounding the Second Amendment. One case centered on California's concealed-carry law that allows sheriffs to require individuals applying for concealed-carry permits to cite a ...

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Justices to Hear Case on Religious Objections to Same-Sex Marriage - New York Times

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 09:14

New York Times

Justices to Hear Case on Religious Objections to Same-Sex Marriage
New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court agreed on Monday to hear an appeal from a Colorado baker with religious objections to same-sex marriage who had lost a discrimination case for refusing to create a cake to celebrate such a union. The case will be a ...
Supreme Court to take case on baker who refused to sell wedding cake to gay coupleWashington Post
Supreme Court will hear case of Colorado baker who refused to make wedding cake for same-sex coupleLos Angeles Times
Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Appeal in Same-Sex Couple CaseNBCNews.com
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Ivanka Trump: 'I try to stay out of politics' - ABC News

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 09:11

CNN International

Ivanka Trump: 'I try to stay out of politics'
ABC News
“I try to stay out of politics,” Ivanka Trump said this morning when asked whether she advises her father, President Trump, on his tweets. “I don't profess to be a political savant. So I leave the politics to other people and really lean into the ...
Ivanka Trump says she tries to stay out of politicsWashington Post
Ivanka Trump, Who Literally Works in the White House, Wants 'to Stay Out of Politics'Newsweek
CNN host Brian Stelter can't get answers on Trump/Russia story retractionPhilly.com
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Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in death - Washington Post

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 07:59

Washington Post

Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in death
Washington Post
MINNEAPOLIS — The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last year, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement in his death, according to an announcement Monday by her attorneys and the Minneapolis suburb ...
Philando Castile's family reaches $3 million settlementChannel3000.com - WISC-TV3
Should we hate cops, or hug them?Press-Enterprise
Cepeda: How do we address the tension between police and motorists of color?Houston Chronicle
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