Nikola Jokic posts triple-double for Nuggets against the Thunder | 2019-20 NBA Highlights

Nikola Jokic powers the Denver Nuggets with 30 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists vs. the Oklahoma City Thunder inside the NBA bubble in Orlando, Florida. #NBA #NBAHighlights #Jokic ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ […]

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Robert Gnaizda, Lawyer Who Fought for Social Justice, Dies at 83

Robert Gnaizda, a lawyer whose deft powers of persuasion in defending the civil and economic rights of the poor and minority groups often rendered messy and costly lawsuits against their adversaries a needless last resort, died on July 11 in San Francisco. He was 83. The cause was listed as a heart attack. His son […]

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James Harden drops 49 points in Rockets’ NBA bubble debut vs. Mavs | 2019-20 NBA Highlights

James Harden powers the Houston Rockets to a 153-149 win vs. the Dallas Mavericks with 49 points, nine rebounds and eight assists. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV ESPN […]

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White House threatens to veto House Dems’ DC statehood bill

The Trump administration threatened to use veto powers Wednesday over legislation that would grant Washington, D.C., statehood, which is set to be voted on the House floor this week. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) said in a statement that the legislation is unconstitutional as it violates the 23rd Amendment, which gives District residents […]

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Chicago outdoors and coronavirus: IDNR sites, Starved Rock, Wolf Lake, Morton Arb., boating, trout question

A file photo of dawn at Wolf Lake on the Illinois side at William W. Powers State Recreation Area, which reopens Friday, May 29. | Dale Bowman Compiling some of the changes and status updates coming around Chicago and Illinois outdoors with the easing of restrictions on Friday. Tomorrow begins the big expansion of access […]

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Biden’s Testing Strategy Sets Up a Clear Contrast With Trump on the Coronavirus

WASHINGTON — Joseph R. Biden Jr. has proposed harnessing the broad powers of the federal government to step up coronavirus testing, with a public-private board overseeing test manufacturing and distribution, federal safety regulators enforcing testing at work and at least 100,000 contact tracers tracking down people exposed to the virus. The presumptive Democratic nominee’s plan, […]

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Here are the times President Trump has issued a veto

President Trump on Wednesday vetoed a war powers resolution, which would rein in his ability to take military action against Iran unless authorized by Congress, the seventh time he’s ever used the authority. Here’s a look at all the times Trump has issued a veto in his presidency: Resolution to end national emergency at the border  […]

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Trump vetoes Iran war powers resolution, swipes at Republicans who backed it

President Trump vetoed a war powers resolution Wednesday that would have curbed his ability to unilaterally launch military action against Iran without Congressional authorization. In a statement, Trump called the bipartisan measure “insulting” and argued that it was part of a ploy by Democrats to divide Republicans and oust him from office in November. “The few Republicans […]

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Trump Asks if Sunlight Can Kill Viruses. ‘Not as a Treatment,’ Birx Says.

President Trump has long pinned his hopes on the powers of sunlight to defeat the Covid-19 virus. On Thursday, he returned to that theme at the daily White House coronavirus briefing, bringing in a top administration scientist to back up his assertions and eagerly theorizing — dangerously, in the view of some experts — about […]

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Science Offers Sunlight as Way to Tame Virus, and Trump Rushes Toward It

President Trump has long pinned his hopes on the powers of sunlight to defeat the Covid-19 virus. On Thursday, he returned to that theme at the daily White House coronavirus briefing, bringing in a top administration scientist to back up his assertions and eagerly theorizing — dangerously, in the view of some experts — about […]

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‘Twilight’ Fans Are Twerking To ‘Bella’s Lullaby’ On TikTok & The Videos Are Wild — Watch

‘Bella’s Lullaby’ was the song that played as Edward Cullen showed off his vampire powers to Bella Swan in ‘Twilight.’ Now, it’s the track TikTok users are using to show off their twerk moves. We’re not in Forks anymore. In the 2008 film Twilight, Bella Swan zoomed around on Edward Cullen’s back to the tune […]

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Trump Seeks to Block 3M Mask Exports and Grab Masks from Its Overseas Customers

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is seeking to use powers under a Korean War-era law to cut off 3M’s ability to export surgical masks abroad and to claim more of the masks the Minneapolis company manufactures in other countries for use in the United States. The policy would be a significant expansion of the American […]

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Three out of Four Americans Ordered to Stay Home

Leaders worldwide are invoking sweeping executive powers with little resistance. To fight the pandemic, leaders worldwide are invoking executive powers and seizing virtually dictatorial authority with scant resistance. Israel’s prime minister has shut down courts and begun an intrusive surveillance of citizens. Chile has sent the military to public squares once occupied by protesters. Bolivia […]

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DOJ responds to uproar over request for ’emergency powers’ during coronavirus

A Justice Department spokesperson issued a clarification overnight regarding a recent “emergency powers” request to Congress involving prolonged pre-trial incarceration during the coronavirus crisis that drew a backlash on social media. The DOJ claimed that there had been “confusion” after Politico and Rolling Stone wrote that the department was seeking new “emergency powers” for itself that would “suspend” […]

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Giannina & Damian After “Love Is Blind” Wedding Disaster | The Rundown | E! News

"Love Is Blind" couple Giannina Gibelli & Damian Powers dish on coming to their senses after their dramatic wedding fallout. Plus, they answer your burning questions! #GianninaGibelli #ENews #CelebrityNews #DamianPowers #TheRundown Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, celebrity […]

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Kansas governor’s decision to close all schools sees GOP pushback

Kansas GOP lawmakers on Wednesday moved to limit their Democratic governor’s emergency powers during the coronavirus pandemic, arguing that they are an overreaction that is fueling panic and an unnecessary intrusion into people’s lives. The pushback came after Gov. Laura Kelly announced Tuesday that all public schools will be closed for the remainder of the […]

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On the Political Right, Anger and Suspicion Over Virus Precautions

WASHINGTON — When Deborah Frank Feinen, the mayor of Champaign, Ill., drafted an emergency powers declaration last Thursday to confront the coronavirus pandemic, she was proud of her city’s early preparation. But by the time she got to work the next morning, the National Rifle Association had blared a “national alert” saying “anti-gun extremists” were […]

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On the Political Right, Herd Immunity to Virus Precautions

WASHINGTON — When Deborah Frank Feinen, the mayor of Champaign, Ill., drafted an emergency powers declaration last Thursday to confront the coronavirus pandemic, she was proud of her city’s early preparation. But by the time she got to work the next morning, the National Rifle Association had blared a “national alert” saying “anti-gun extremists” were […]

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Senate approves temporary FISA reauthorization, as Trump floats veto and lawmakers vow amendments

The Senate on Monday approved a 77-day extension of the several major surveillance powers under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) that had expired Sunday night — a temporary compromise reached as some Republicans and Democrats say they will soon push to amend the law to curb the government’s monitoring capabilities. The legislation now goes back to the […]

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Strip powers from Chicago cops in station shooting: Official

Chicago’s interim police superintendent has stripped two officers of their police powers pending the outcome of an investigation into their roles in the non-fatal shooting of an unarmed suspect inside of a downtown train station last week By DON BABWIN Associated Press March 4, 2020, 10:37 PM 3 min read CHICAGO — Chicago’s interim police […]

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Exclusive: G7 draft statement on coronavirus response does not detail fiscal, monetary steps – source

(Reuters) – The Group of Seven industrial powers are crafting a statement for their finance leaders to issue on countering the impact of the coronavirus, but for now it does not specifically call for new government spending or coordinated interest rate cuts by central banks, a G7 official with direct knowledge of the deliberations told […]

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Anthony Davis charges the Lakers without LeBron vs. the Warriors | 2019-20 NBA Highlights

With LeBron James out due to a sore groin, Anthony Davis powers the Los Angeles Lakers with 23 points and six rebounds to take down the Golden State Warriors on the road 116-86. #NBA #Lakers ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA […]

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Michael Bennet – Executive Power

1. Presidential War Powers In recent years, the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel has claimed that the Constitution authorizes the president, as commander in chief, to order the military to attack other countries without congressional permission if the president determines that this would be anticipatory self-defense or otherwise serve the interests of the United […]

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Push for More Privacy Protections Throws Surveillance Bill Talks Into Disarray

WASHINGTON — An urgent push by Congress to renew several expiring F.B.I. surveillance powers foundered on Wednesday, as House Democrats feuded privately over stronger privacy protections and Republicans remained uncertain about what President Trump, a vocal skeptic of government spying, would accept. The powers — a set of tools put in place after the Sept. […]

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