Author Archives: Doug MacGunnigle

Trump caps judiciary remake with choice of Barrett for court

Trump caps judiciary remake with choice of Barrett for court

Barrett, a former clerk to the late Justice Antonin Scalia, said Saturday that she was “truly humbled” by the nomination and quickly aligned herself with Scalia’s conservative approach to the law, saying his “judicial philosophy is mine, too.”MORE

Providence College extends remote-learning plan

Providence College extends remote-learning plan

Providence College said Friday that a remote-only learning plan put in place because of a coronavirus outbreak that has affected more than 200 students has been extended an additional week, until Oct. 3.MORE

US death toll from coronavirus hits 200,000

US death toll from coronavirus hits 200,000

The bleak milestone, by far the highest confirmed death toll from the virus in the world, was reported by Johns Hopkins, based on figures supplied by state health authoritiesMORE

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