Supreme Court to hear landmark abortion case this week

This post was originally published on this siteThe justices will hear arguments Wednesday over a Mississippi law that bans abortion after 15 weeks in a direct challenge to Roe v. Wade.The case poses the clearest test yet of the 6-3 conservative court’s trajectory. Conservatives and anti-…

Amazon Expands Delivery Network to Handle Holiday Crunch

This post was originally published on this siteAmazon has blanketed the country with more than 450 new facilities used to store, sort and ship items, doubling down on a logistics empire that aims to deliver items in one day or less, and increasingly without the help of third-party shippers.

Some Hospitals Prepare to Lose Staff Over Covid-19 Vaccination Mandate

This post was originally published on this siteSome hospitals, nursing homes and other healthcare providers are preparing to operate without up to a third of their staff at the start of next year, if those workers don’t comply with a federal mandate to get vaccinated.

From vaccine mandates to abortion to insurrection probes, key court fights could shape Biden’s legacy

This post was originally published on this siteComing off the Thanksgiving holiday, the Biden administration enters a legal crucible as several high-profile lawsuits that carry significant consequences for President Joe Biden’s legacy get key hearings in court.

Biden’s infrastructure law mandates technology in new vehicles to stop drunk drivers. How would it work?

This post was originally published on this siteThe bipartisan infrastructure law instructs regulators to develop requirements for automakers to include anti-drunk driving technology in new cars.     

Congress returns from a holiday break with a full plate of must-pass legislation

This post was originally published on this siteCongress faces a Friday deadline to keep federal agencies funded and avoid a partial shutdown, while Democrats push to pass the remainder of President Biden’s spending agenda.

Democrats go on the offense with Biden’s agenda to avoid a repeat of Obamacare battle

This post was originally published on this site The Build Back Better agenda is the largest expansion of the social safety net in decades. Democrats say they learned from the debate over the Affordable Care Act and are selling their bills sooner. (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Kavanaugh Could Cast the Swing Vote That Overturns Roe v. Wade

This post was originally published on this site Justice Brett Kavanaugh is expected to be the swing vote when the Supreme Court takes up a challenge to Roe v. Wade later this year. A review of the justice’s opinions suggests that he is open to overturning the landmark 1973 decision. The Court will hear arguments on Dec. 1 […]

Biden meets with COVID team on Omicron variant, is told we won’t know its threat profile for 2 weeks

Biden meets with COVID team on Omicron variant, is told we won’t know its threat profile for 2 weeks

How space tech can help the world fight the pandemic

This post was originally published on this siteCould technology developed for space help us battle the pandemic? The answer is yes, according to an article published in Nature Medicine.     

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