• Nation's Largest Business Lobby Backs Vulnerable Democrats For Reelection By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    NATION'S LARGEST BUSINESS LOBBY BACKS VULNERABLE DEMOCRATS FOR REELECTION

    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has endorsed 30 House Democrats for reelection, the highest number of Democrats to earn the business lobby's...

    U.S., Democrats
  • A Five-Decade-Long Friendship That Began With A Phone Call By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    A FIVE-DECADE-LONG FRIENDSHIP THAT BEGAN WITH A PHONE CALL

    NPR's Nina Totenberg first encountered law professor Ruth Bader Ginsburg in 1971. They became close friends after Ginsburg moved to...

  • Poll: Climate Becomes Top Priority For Democrats; Trump Struggles On Race, COVID-19 By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    POLL: CLIMATE BECOMES TOP PRIORITY FOR DEMOCRATS; TRUMP STRUGGLES ON RACE, COVID-19

    President Trump's handling of coronavirus pandemic and race relations are weighing down his reelection campaign. He continues, however,...

    Democrats, Economy
  • Ginsburg's Death Is A Major Cultural Moment That's About To Upend Politics Again By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    GINSBURG'S DEATH IS A MAJOR CULTURAL MOMENT THAT'S ABOUT TO UPEND POLITICS AGAIN

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is vowing a vote for a potential Trump nominee will take place on the Senate floor despite McConnell...

  • Ginsburg's Death Is A Major Cultural Moment That's About To Upend Politics Again By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    GINSBURG'S DEATH IS A MAJOR CULTURAL MOMENT THAT'S ABOUT TO UPEND POLITICS AGAIN

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is vowing a vote for a potential Trump nominee will take place on the Senate floor despite McConnell...

  • New York City Delays School Reopening; Campus Lockdowns Grow By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    NEW YORK CITY DELAYS SCHOOL REOPENING; CAMPUS LOCKDOWNS GROW

    Our roundup of education stories looks at the turmoil following Mayor Bill de Blasio's latest delay announcement; and the continuing...

  • In RBG's Own Words: Listen To 5 NPR Interviews With The Liberal Icon By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    IN RBG'S OWN WORDS: LISTEN TO 5 NPR INTERVIEWS WITH THE LIBERAL ICON

    Throughout her career, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg granted numerous interviews to NPR, discussing retirement, love, health...

    Health
  • Listen, Open Up, Connect: A Mental Health Expert's Advice On Living Through A Crisis By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    LISTEN, OPEN UP, CONNECT: A MENTAL HEALTH EXPERT'S ADVICE ON LIVING THROUGH A CRISIS

    Decades of living with bipolar disorder was "training" for the coronavirus pandemic, says Terri Cheney, whose new book shares lessons...

    Health
  • In A Tribute To Justice Ginsburg, Obama Calls On Senate Delay Naming A Successor By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    IN A TRIBUTE TO JUSTICE GINSBURG, OBAMA CALLS ON SENATE DELAY NAMING A SUCCESSOR

    In his statement, Obama said Republicans should "apply rules with consistency, and not based on what's convenient or advantageous in...

    Republicans
  • Trump Reacts To Justice Ginsburg's 'Amazing Life' On Tarmac After Rally By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    TRUMP REACTS TO JUSTICE GINSBURG'S 'AMAZING LIFE' ON TARMAC AFTER RALLY

    "She led an amazing life, what else can you say?" Trump told reporters after they told him Ruth Bader Ginsburg had died. "Whether you...

  • Biden: Senate Shouldn't Take Up Supreme Court Vacancy Until After The Election By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    BIDEN: SENATE SHOULDN'T TAKE UP SUPREME COURT VACANCY UNTIL AFTER THE ELECTION

    The Democratic presidential nominee said Friday he thought voters should have a say in the makeup of the high court through their choice...

    Election, Democrats
  • Trump Reacts To Justice Ginsburg's 'Amazing Life' On Tarmac After Rally By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    TRUMP REACTS TO JUSTICE GINSBURG'S 'AMAZING LIFE' ON TARMAC AFTER RALLY

    "She led an amazing life, what else can you say?" Trump told reporters after they told him Ruth Bader Ginsburg had died. "Whether you...

  • Trump And GOP Look To Cap Record Throughput Of Judges With 3rd High Court Pick By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    TRUMP AND GOP LOOK TO CAP RECORD THROUGHPUT OF JUDGES WITH 3RD HIGH COURT PICK

    President Trump and Republicans already have remade the federal judiciary in their own image. The death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg puts...

    Republicans
  • Trump Has Detailed His Supreme Court List. Will Biden Release One? By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    TRUMP HAS DETAILED HIS SUPREME COURT LIST. WILL BIDEN RELEASE ONE?

    Former Vice President Joe Biden hasn't unveiled a list of names about who he could nominate to the Supreme Court. That issue has taken...

  • Lawmakers React to Death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    LAWMAKERS REACT TO DEATH OF JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG

    The feminist icon's death left a vacancy in the court just 46 days before the Nov. 3 general election. (Image credit: Sarah Silbiger/Getty...

    Election
  • Justice Ginsburg's Death Sets Up Political Battle In The Senate By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    JUSTICE GINSBURG'S DEATH SETS UP POLITICAL BATTLE IN THE SENATE

    The justice's demise gives Republicans the chance to tighten their grip on the court. At the center of the battle to achieve that will...

    Republicans
  • McConnell: Trump's Nominee To Replace Ginsburg Will Receive A Vote In The Senate By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    MCCONNELL: TRUMP'S NOMINEE TO REPLACE GINSBURG WILL RECEIVE A VOTE IN THE SENATE

    The Senate majority leader released a statement expressing condolences for Ginsburg and followed with a pledge to continue consideration...

  • By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    COULD JUSTICE GINSBURG'S SEAT BE FILLED BEFORE THE ELECTION?

    In her final statement, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said she wishes she is not replaced until after the election. NPR talks about how...

    Election
  • By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    HOW SUPREME COURT VACANCY COULD CHANGE DYNAMICS OF PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

    The vacancy on the Supreme Court sets up the potential for an epic political fight and comes days after President Trump released a...

    Election
  • Women's Soccer World Cup Could Be Held Every Two Years, FIFA President Says By NPR   -   Sep 19, 2020

    WOMEN'S SOCCER WORLD CUP COULD BE HELD EVERY TWO YEARS, FIFA PRESIDENT SAYS

    Gianni Infantino says the organization should be creative and not just copy what the men's World Cup is doing. The contest is now held...

    World, Soccer