The Senate voted 51-48, largely along party lines, on Sunday afternoon to limit debate on the nomination, teeing up the final vote that is expected to take place on Monday evening.
Thousands of New Yorkers take advantage of early in-person voting as they queue up outside polling stations.
Voters are smashing records for casting ballots ahead of Election Day on November 3 in order to avoid crowded polling centres and long lines out of fear of catching the coronavirus.
The human rights group documents in a newly released report, that in 2019, the two major economies took a record low number of refugees.
They are billed as last ditch attempts to sway independents to their cause, but whether presidential candidates gain much out of them is a different matter.
A new hero emerges at the final US presidential debate— a mute button.
Never has the Senate confirmed a Supreme Court nominee so close to a presidential election.
NATO’s official position on Turkey’s S400 is one of respect for its sovereign defence choices, but NATO members have expressed different reservations that sometimes overlook similar Russian defence purchases of their own.
Surprisingly large number of Trump followers subscribe to QAnon conspiracy theories.
Former President Obama blasted President Trump’s handling of the coronavirus, his culpability in national discord and his overall fitness for the job as he made his first in-person campaign pitch for his former vice president, Joe Biden.
The US president knows his base supports him for his positioning outside of the US establishment, by presenting himself as David against the Democrat Goliath, he can motivate his supporters to turnout in November.
Thousands of protesters marched in Washington and elsewhere in the United States to protest President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee and to call for his defeat in the November 3 election.
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