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Here's the latest for Tuesday October 27th: Amy Coney Barrett confirmed to Supreme Court; Biden to campaign in Georgia, Trump going to Wisconsin; Coronavirus rates surge in El Paso, Texas; Crews remove "murder hornet" nest in Washington state.
 
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For years, conservative justices have said the court disfavors the Second Amendment. Justice Amy Coney Barrett is likely to shift the balance, and a case to help..
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Supreme Court's scientifically illiterate decision will cost lives

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As the United States of America waits for the result of a hotly-contested Presidential election, incumbent Donald Trump has declared that he will move the Supreme Court against the 'fraud' carried out by his opponent Joe Biden. The latter has dismissed the claim as 'outrageous'. But who will actually have an advantage in a court battle? Will Trump's recent appointment of Amy Coney Barrett to the US apex court work in his favour? Watch Pramit Palchaudhuri, Sushant Sareen, and Yashwant Deshmukh decode the situation in a conversation with Hindustan Times' Aditi Prasad.

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President Trump to rally for GOP Senate candidates in Georgia

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'We're going to keep fighting': Pence tells Georgia voters presidential election not over

Vice President Mike Pence said the presidential election is still undecided as he urged Georgia Republicans to vote in the Senate runoff elections.

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Arbery shooting suspects pose "significant" danger, judge says

A Georgia judge said video "showed the lengths the defendants would take to track down and restrain another person."
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Wisconsin high court won't let Trump campaign bypass lower court

The Trump campaign argued that the state's high court should hear its case directly because presidential electors will soon be casting their votes.
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Wisconsin’s Top Court Rejects Trump Lawsuit as His Election Push Fades

The Supreme Court in the state narrowed yet another legal path for the Trump campaign as it tries to overturn his loss to Joe Biden.
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Wis. gov makes plea for federal money, vaccine

Gov. Tony Evers is telling President Donald Trump and the state's congressional delegation that Wisconsin needs $466 million to pay for vaccine distribution,..
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Teen bound over for trial in Wis. protest killings

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US frontline health workers discuss virus stress

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The US government will let TikTok run out the clock and ‘overlook’ its own deadline

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Federal judge orders restoration of DACA program

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Flaws in Census Count Imperil Trump Plan to Exclude Undocumented Immigrants

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Representative Dan Crenshaw on "The Takeout" — 1/24/2020

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Dave Chappelle and Joe Rogan aren't letting a pandemic stop them from performing live (from a safe distance).

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Austin Mayor Urges Residents To 'Stay Home' From Cabo Timeshare

The mayor of Austin, Texas, told his constituents on a video call last month to 'stay home' and avoid unnecessary travel. The message was a bid to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus in the city and across Texas, as COVID-19 patients are already overwhelming hospitals. But according to Business Insider, Mayor Steve Adler, a Democrat, neglected to mention where he was when he filmed the public service announcement.

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Covid-19 coronavirus: Florida tops a million confirmed cases

Florida has joined Texas and California as American states surpassing one million confirmed Covid-19 cases.Its governor has vowed not to adopt any further..
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Moderna is asking the FDA to grant emergency use authorization for its coronavirus vaccine, as hospitalizations hit record highs across the U.S. Dr. Ogechika..
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El Paso Mayor Dee Margo blames "COVID fatigue" for recent coronavirus spike

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