Trump nominates Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court

Democrats indicate they will oppose Barrett’s confirmation

Congressional probe finds toxic culture at Fort Hood after 28 deaths this year

Pfc. Vanessa Guillén’s murder prompted lawmakers to take action on sexual assault in the military

Federal judge orders Census Bureau to keep counting

September deadline extended to ensure hard-to-count communities aren’t misrepresented

Trump refuses to commit to a peaceful transfer of power

He later softens his stance on the matter

Senate inquiry releases interim report on Hunter Biden-Ukraine probe

Democrats release competing document denouncing Republican investigation as “partisan” and “unnecessary”

1 of 3 officers indicted in Breonna Taylor case, 1 charged with ‘wanton endangerment’

Jury finds none of the officers liable for the shooting death of Breonna Taylor

National security official accuses White House of blocking Bolton book

Court filing asserts that staff tried to label information as classified to block the book’s publication

CDC backtracks guidance on aerosol spread of COVID-19

The agency reveals guidance on airborne transmission was posted in error

DOJ designates three U.S. cities as “anarchist jurisdictions”

New York officials tell the president to be prepared to defend the order in court