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U.S. Supreme Court limits federal power to curb carbon emissions
US & Canada · Washington

U.S. Supreme Court limits federal power to curb carbon emissions

54% Center coverage: 220 sources
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday imposed limits on the federal government's authority to issue sweeping regulations to reduce carbon emissions from power plants in a ruling that will undermine President Joe Biden's plans to tackle climate change. The court's 6-3 ruling restricted the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from existing coal- and gas-fired power plants under the landmark Clean Air Act anti-pollution law. Biden's administration is currently working on new regulations.See the Story
Supreme Court allows Biden to end Trump-era 'Remain in Mexico' policy
US & Canada · Washington

Supreme Court allows Biden to end Trump-era 'Remain in Mexico' policy

56% Center coverage: 158 sources
Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) program forces asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico for the duration of their immigration proceedings. The Trump administration sent an estimated 70,000 people back to Mexico. Since early December 2021, under what immigration advocates call MPP 2.0, the Biden administration has sent back far fewer.See the Story
Biden: U.S. to announce $800 million more weapons aid to Ukraine
Europe · Ukraine

Biden: U.S. to announce $800 million more weapons aid to Ukraine

48% Center coverage: 125 sources
Biden says $6.5 billion in security assistance that Congress approved last month as part of a $13.6 billion package for Ukraine could soon be exhausted. New military package includes heavy artillery, 144,000 rounds of ammunition and drones for the escalating battle in the Donbas region of eastern Ukraine.See the Story

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Ketanji Brown Jackson · Washington

Ketanji Brown Jackson sworn in as Supreme Court's first Black woman

45% Center coverage: 118 sources
Ketanji Brown Jackson, 51, is the court's 116th justice. Justice Stephen Breyer's retirement took effect at noon. Jackson, a federal judge since 2013, will be the first Black woman to serve as a justice. She will be joining three women, Justices Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan and Amy Coney Barrett.See the Story
NFL · California

Pac-12 powerhouses UCLA, USC in negotiations to join Big Ten in 2024

57% Center coverage: 37 sources
Presidents and athletic directors with the Big Ten met Wednesday night to discuss adding the two teams to the league. Adding the Trojans and Bruins would transform the conference from largely a Midwest footprint to one that extends from the East Coast to the West Coast. "Everything is on the table," a Pac-12 source tells CBS Sports' Matt Norlander.See the Story
Abortion · Washington

Biden on Roe: Court ruling 'destabilizing,' US still leading

44% Left coverage: 27 sources
Biden was speaking to reporters at the conclusion of a five-day foreign trip to huddle with NATO allies in Madrid and the leaders of the Group of Seven advanced democratic economies in the Bavarian Alps. Biden said he would support changing the Senate filibuster rules to allow bringing a bill extending nationwide abortion protections to pass by simple majority.See the Story
US & Canada

New York lawmakers to vote on new gun rules following ruling

80% Center coverage: 10 sources
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York lawmakers plan to vote Thursday on legislation seeking to limit the proliferation of firearms in public after the Supreme Court gutted the state’s century-old handgun l…See the Story
US & Canada · Alabama

Alabama cites abortion ruling in transgender medication case

59% Center coverage: 12 sources
The state is asking the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to lift an injunction against an Alabama law that would make it a felony to give blockers or hormones to transgender minors. The case marks one of the first known instances in which a conservative state has tried to apply the Supreme Court decision on abortion to other realms.See the Story
US & Canada · Hawaii

Supreme Court says several gun cases deserve a new look

67% Center coverage: 9 sources
The Supreme Court said Thursday that gun cases involving restrictions in Hawaii, California, New Jersey and Maryland deserve a new look. The justices, in a 6-3 decision, last week struck down a New York law that required people to show a specific need to carry a gun. Half a dozen states have similar laws that were called into question.See the Story
US & Canada

Engel-Natzke joins Caps, 1st woman to become NHL video coach

67% Center coverage: 6 sources
Emily Engel-Natzke is the first woman to hold a full-time position on an NHL coaching staff. The Washington Capitals named her video coordinator on Thursday. It's the latest in a series of promotions for women around the NHL in recent months after decades of slow progress in diversifying the sport.See the Story
Inflation · Detroit

'Inflation has hit everything': How Michiganians are coping with rising prices

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
The median wealth of a White household is $188,200, which is 7.8 times more than the average Black household at $24,100. Black households are also spending a larger portion of their income on goods and services with prices that change more often. Some economists fear that if lawmakers don't act soon to combat inflation, Black families may be forced to go without necessities.See the Story

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