Supreme Court Justice Thomas discharged after week-long hospital stay

Washington 03/25/22, 20:03

The Supreme Court says Justice Clarence Thomas has finally been released from the hospital after a weeklong stay.  After being treated for an infection at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, D.C., Justice Thomas, 73, was released Friday, March 25, the Associated Press reported. Clarence Thomas had been urgently hospitalized last Friday, March ...

Confirmation hearings begin for Biden’s Supreme Court nominee

Washington 03/21/22, 15:03

On Monday, March 21, hearings begin that could confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson as the first black woman to sit on the U.S. Supreme Court. After four days of hearings beginning Monday, Jackson is expected to be confirmed quickly with only the support of the 50 members of the Democratic caucus, ...

US Senate unanimously approves making daylight saving time permanent

Washington 03/15/22, 22:33

Every American could enjoy later sunrises and sunsets indefinitely after the U.S. Senate approved new daylight savings rules on March 15. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) convinced a majority of senators the nation would benefit from making daylight savings time permanent. If the House and Joe Biden also approve, the Sunshine Protection Act ...

George Lopez forced to leave NYE show after falling ill on stage

Washington 01/02/22, 17:00

During a matinee performance on New Year's Day, comedian George Lopez became unwell and had to leave the stage. During his performance on Friday, Lopez, 60, began to struggle on stage at the Muckleshoot Casino Resort in Auburn, Washington, reports TMZ. According to witnesses, Lopez was reportedly performing for 30 to 45 ...

China triggered as US invites Taiwan to democracy summit

Washington 11/25/21, 04:32

Beijing became agitated upon learning that the Biden administration has invited Taiwan to attend its virtual democracy summit scheduled next month.  The Summit for Democracy listed 110 world participants on Tuesday, Nov. 23, who would gather together on Dec. 9 and 10 to discuss authoritarian forces, corruption, and human rights issues.  China ...