Supreme Court
  • A mural of Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez decorates a wall in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013.

    An alternative inauguration is scheduled to take place outside the presidential palace in a show of solidarity for the ailing Venezuelan president.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 10, 2013, 5:20 PM EST
  • Venezuelan embassy workers hold up a framed image of Venezuela's ailing President Hugo Chavez.

    Henrique Capriles says constitution is clear on dates of presidential terms and that the Supreme Court must weigh in with Hugo Chavez still ailing in Cuba.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 08, 2013, 3:47 PM EST
  • The Supreme Court let stand stand a federal appeals court ruling that held that there is no way for people who receive Social Security to reject Medicare benefits.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 07, 2013, 11:08 AM EST
  • The Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal from two scientists who have been challenging the funding of embryonic stem cell research.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 07, 2013, 4:40 PM EST
  • Nicolas Maduro sent the strongest signal yet that the government may seek to postpone inauguration.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 05, 2013, 10:05 AM EST
  • Indian police officers block demonstrators protesting against Swiss drug maker Novartis AG's case against Indian government.

    The lives of millions hang in the balance ahead of a ruling on whether India's drug companies can continue to provide cheap versions of many life-saving medicines.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 04, 2013, 6:30 AM EST