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Justice Sonia Sotomayor breaks Supreme Court's new 2-minute rule

Justice Sonia Sotomayor was so eager to jump into a case Wednesday concerning the tension between the federal government and states when it comes to immigration enforcement that she broke the Supreme Court's new rule that allows a lawyer to begin arguments for two minutes without interruption.

California man dies in seventh vaping-related illness

A California man has become the seventh person to die from a vaping-related illness in the United States as the nation's leading health agency activates emergency operations to better investigate the outbreak of lung injuries associated with e-cigarettes.

6th person dies from vaping-related lung disease

A sixth person in the United States has died from lung disease related to vaping, Kansas health officials said Tuesday. The woman was older than 50 and had a history of health problems. She became seriously ill shortly after she started using e-cigarettes and her symptoms progressed rapidly. It's not clear what type of vaping products she used, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment sai

Kris Kobach to run for Kansas Senate seat

Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach announced Monday his run for US Senate, igniting a divisive primary between Republicans who view him as a conservative crusader and those fed up with his recent failed campaign for governor and long record attempting to crack down on supposed voter fraud.