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Voting Districts in North Carolina Unconstitutional

Monday in Cooper v. Harris [SCOTUSblog materials] that North Carolina's redistricting was unconstitutional. The districts at issue in the ruling no longer exist. It means that race and party are not really discrete categories and that discriminating on the basis of party in places of conjoined polarization is equivalent, at least sometimes, to making race the predominant factor in redistricting.


Ted Cruz: 'Obnoxious' Al Franken hurled 'hate' insult for book sales

Ted Cruz: 'Obnoxious' Al Franken hurled 'hate' insult for book sales

Senator Al Franken is said to return to his roots as a Saturday Night Live alum with a new book, set to be released next Tuesday. And in an excerpt of Franken's upcoming book being circulated by the Austin American-Statesman's Jonathan Tilove, the liberal lawmaker recounts an exchange with fellow Minnesota Sen.


President Trump shoves aside Prime Minister of Montenegro

President Trump shoves aside Prime Minister of Montenegro

Just like his position on the European Union, the president has recently shifted gears, praising NATO's necessity. Earlier, addressing a news conference in Brussels , NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said alliance would join the worldwide coalition fighting the militants, but will not wage direct war against the extremists.



Fake Intel Might Have Swayed Comey On Going Public With Clinton Case

A new poll showed ex-FBI Director James Comey with a lower job approval rating than President Trump , Yahoo reported Tuesday. "I have always believed that given the nature of my position and the information which we share, it's not appropriate for me to comment publicly on any of that", Coats, a former IN senator, said IN response to a question during a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee.


Ulta Beauty Inc (ULTA) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance

Ulta Beauty Inc (ULTA) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance

It has underperformed by 17.70% the S&P500. Ithaka Group Llc decreased Ulta Salon Cosmetics (ULTA) stake by 15.55% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Laffer Invs reported 8,504 shares. The rating was initiated by Barclays Capital with "Overweight" on Monday, April 4. The company has market cap of $14.36 million. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, September 10.



Manchester Suspect Returned from Libya 'Days' before Attack

British police, who said the leaks amount to a breach of trust, had on Thursday suspended sharing information about the incident with the US. Salman Abedi, the Manchester suicide bomber, reportedly phoned his mother hours before the attack and asked for forgiveness.