The Supreme Court fight over Trump’s last-ditch effort to rig the census, explained

The Supreme Court fight over Trump’s last-ditch effort to rig the census, explained

Donald Trump will no longer be president in two months. But an unconstitutional memorandum he rendered last July could potentially shape both US policy and the US election for the next decade, if the Supreme Court, scheduled to hear the case on November 30, allows the note to be taken. effect. The Constitution provides that … Read more

A new lawsuit alleges Trump’s effort to overturn Michigan’s election results disenfranchises Black voters

A new lawsuit alleges Trump’s effort to overturn Michigan’s election results disenfranchises Black voters

As Michigan’s deadline for certifying election results looms, attempts by President Donald Trump to overturn the result in the state have led to a lawsuit for the right to vote – and could lead to an investigation criminal charges against local officials. A group of Detroit voters on Friday filed a federal lawsuit alleging that … Read more

Shanghai Issues Draft Blockchain Standards, National Effort to Follow

Shanghai Issues Draft Blockchain Standards, National Effort to Follow

Shanghai. Source: Adobe/eyetronic Shanghai is set to issue China’s first local blockchain security standard ahead of national efforts to rollout countrywide blockchain protocols, per reports from the Middle Kingdom. According to state-owned media outlet Xinhua, the Shanghai government’s Shanghai Information Security Testing Evaluation and Certification Center has issued a consultation paper for what it calls … Read more

Kawhi Leonard, Clippers stymied by Denver Nuggets’ dynamic defensive effort

Kawhi Leonard, Clippers stymied by Denver Nuggets’ dynamic defensive effort

He’s human after all. For all the jokes about Kawhi Leonard being a cyborg, including his role, opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger, in a commercial last fall for “Terminator: Dark Fate,” the guy from Moreno Valley actually is a guy, not a machine. A career 50.8% shooter in the postseason – with a substantial sample size of … Read more

5G guide launched in effort to dispel 'quack' conspiracy theories

5G guide launched in effort to dispel 'quack' conspiracy theories

Ministers have published a guide on 5G masts in a bid to dispel “quack” theories that the new technology could harm people’s health. Conspiracy theories have emerged claiming that the burgeoning 5G network, which will provide super-fast internet speeds while on the move once fully rolled out, was behind the coronavirus outbreak and that they … Read more

The Supreme Court just rejected a Republican effort to make it harder to vote

Why conservative Chief Justice Roberts just struck down an anti-abortion law

The Supreme Court just handed a defeat to the Republican Party, rejecting the GOP’s effort to make it harder for voters to cast absentee ballots in Rhode Island. Only three justices publicly dissented in Republican National Committee v. Common Cause Rhode Island — Justices Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito, and Neil Gorsuch. Republican National Committee is … Read more

Texas governor orders wearing of masks in effort to avoid lockdown

Texas governor orders wearing of masks in effort to avoid lockdown

LUBBOCK — Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Thursday decreed that face masks must be worn in all counties with over 20 coronavirus cases, billing the measure as a requirement to avoid another economic shutdown. Wearing face coverings to slow the spread of the coronavirus is unpopular among Abbott’s conservative Republican base in Texas, but he … Read more

Cross-border business interests call for joint Canada, U.S. post-COVID effort

Cross-border business interests call for joint Canada, U.S. post-COVID effort

WASHINGTON – A prominent cross-border lobby group wants Canada and the United States to join forces for an integrated North American approach to the new post-pandemic global economy. The Washington-based Canadian American Business Association is building a new campaign to encourage a unified economic front as the two countries fight back against the impact of … Read more

Reports: MLB submits detailed health plan to players in effort to play amid coronavirus

Reports: MLB submits detailed health plan to players in effort to play amid coronavirus

When Major League Baseball players get back into action this summer, they will be playing in an environment that looks significantly different than in March. Aside from the expected careful testing and temperature checks, the changes include everything from pitchers taking their own baseball to the bullpen, wearing masks in the dugout, and spitting restrictions. … Read more

Biden Campaign Dismisses Effort to ‘Unmask’ Flynn, Accuses GOP of ‘Gross Politicization’

Biden Campaign Dismisses Effort to ‘Unmask’ Flynn, Accuses GOP of ‘Gross Politicization’

Former Vice President Joe Biden talks to the media in Washington, D.C., April 5, 2019. (Joshua Roberts / Reuters) The Biden campaign on Wednesday prevented the presence of the former vice president from a list of Obama government officials who apparently wanted to ‘unmask’ former national security adviser Michael Flynn because Biden was unaware of … Read more