1 day ago · The United States of America ( U.S.A. or USA ), commonly known as the United States ( U.S. or US) or America, is a country primarily located in North America. It consists of 50 states, a federal district, five major unincorporated territories, 326 Indian reservations, and some minor possessions.
3 days ago · Since the Supreme Court was established in 1789, 115 people have served on the court. The length of service on the court for the 106 non-incumbent justices ranges from William O. Douglas 's 36 years, 211 days to the 163-day tenure of Thomas Johnson.
2 days ago · The Nuremberg trials ( German: Nürnberger Prozesse) were a series of military tribunals held following World War II by the Allied forces under international law and the laws of war. The trials were most notable for the prosecution of prominent members of the political, military, judicial, and economic leadership of Nazi Germany, who planned ...
2 days ago · The preservation of the people's authority over legislatures rests "particularly with judges". The Supreme Court was initially made up of jurists who had been intimately connected with the framing of the Constitution and the establishment of its government as law.
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4 days ago · The United States and the People's Republic of China announced on 15 December 1978, that the two governments would establish diplomatic relations on 1 January 1979. Normalization [ edit ] Jimmy Carter, Zbigniew Brzezinski , and other U.S. officials meet in the White House Cabinet Room with Deng Xiaoping, 29 January 1979
3 days ago · The People's Liberation Army Rocket Force (PLARF) is the main strategic missile force of the PLA and consists of at least 120,000 personnel. It controls China's nuclear and conventional strategic missiles. China's total nuclear arsenal size is estimated to be between 100 and 400 thermonuclear warheads.
3 days ago · They lost Game 1 88–79, but won in Game 2 on the road, 103–97, marking the Celtics' first home court loss in the postseason. Immediately following that, the Celtics won their first road game of the postseason, 94–80, in Game 3. Game 4 saw the Pistons win 94–75.