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  • Roberts sold more than $250,000 in Microsoft stock story has photos
    Updated: Feb-04-16 3:23 am

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court's recent decision to step into a relatively unimportant case involving Microsoft's Xbox 360 gaming system revealed that Chief Justice John Roberts has sold between $250,000 and $500,000 in Microsoft stock in the past year.

  • Justices extend bar on automatic life terms for teenagers story has photos
    Updated: Jan-25-16 11:24 am

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court ruled Monday that people serving life terms for murders they committed as teenagers must have a chance to seek their freedom, a decision that could affect more than 1,000 inmates.

  • Immigration tops politically charged caseload for high court 
    Updated: Jan-20-16 4:25 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court's decision to add immigration to its already robust list of politically charged cases means a raft of rulings in the late spring or early summer that could inject the court into the presidential campaign.

  • High court raises doubts over Puerto Rico sovereignty 
    Updated: Jan-13-16 4:12 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Wednesday raised doubts about whether Puerto Rico should be treated as a sovereign state with powers that go beyond its status as a territory of the United States.

  • Justices seem divided over Iran terror-related appeal 
    Updated: Jan-13-16 2:56 pm

    WASHINGTON - More than 30 years after 241 Marines died in a terrorist attack in Beirut, the Supreme Court on Wednesday weighed putting up a new roadblock for the victims' families who are trying to obtain nearly $2 billion in judgments against Iran.

  • The Latest: Obama takes 'one more look at this thing' story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jan-12-16 10:43 pm

    WASHINGTON - The latest on President Barack Obama's last State of the Union address. All times EST:

  • High court seems ready to scrap mandatory public union fees story has photos
    Updated: Jan-11-16 4:29 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court appears ready to deliver a major setback to American unions as it considers scrapping a four-decade precedent that lets public-sector labor organizations collect fees from workers who decline to join.