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California Senate passes bill to define more gig economy workers as employees

California lawmakers voted to pass AB5 Tuesday, a bill that if signed into law would define more gig economy workers as employees rather than indepen...

California Senate passes bill to define more gig economy workers as employees

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California passes landmark gig economy workers’ rights bill Law would make it more difficult for firms such as Uber to deny workers are employees Lawmakers in California have passed a landmark bill that would ...
10:36, 2019-09-11

California Passes Landmark Bill to Remake Gig Economy With the bill’s passage, California’s ride-hailing drivers, food-delivery couriers, janitors and others are set to be reclassified as employees and n...
06:48, 2019-09-11

Gig economy: California bill granting employee status passes assembly Uber and Lyft drivers, considered contract workers, could be entitled to protections and benefits if the bill is signedThe state assembly in Californ...
02:56, 2019-05-30

California passes landmark bill to make Uber and Lyft drivers employees, not contractors The Democrat-led California legislature passed legislation on Wednesday that would require gig economy companies such as Uber and Lyft to stop classi...
23:08, 2019-09-11

California Bill Makes App-Based Companies Treat Workers as Employees Legislation near final approval would affect drivers for ride-hailing services, food-delivery couriers, janitors and others now viewed as contractors...
16:12, 2019-09-11

California landmark workers' rights bill sends waves through gig economy firms Rideshare giants Uber and Lyft say they will avoid reclassifying their drivers and are prepared to take the issue to state votersCalifornia legislato...
00:00, 2019-09-12

Senate overwhelmingly passes 9/11 victim fund bill, 97-2 The Senate passed the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund through 2090 by a vote of 97-2 , virtually funding health care for 9/11 victims and first respond...
23:24, 2019-07-23

Senate passes bill meant to combat robocalls The U.S. Senate has passed a bill that aims to combat the illegal robocalls torturing Americans . Though the measure wouldn’t eliminate all unw...
20:44, 2019-05-23

Senate committee passes majority of amendments for Bill C-69 A Senate energy committee has adopted a vast majority of amendments to Bill C-69, but Alberta's premier says it's still too early to celebrate....
00:28, 2019-05-17

Alabama Senate passes bill banning nearly all abortions MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama is close to approving a near total ban on abortion after the state Senate passed a measure that would make performing an a...
05:00, 2019-05-15

Canadian Senate passes B.C. tanker ban bill, prepping for it to come into law Bill C-48 formalizes a moratorium on oil tanker traffic from the northern tip of Vancouver Island to B.C.'s border with Alaska....
00:56, 2019-06-21

Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions after eight weeks Missouri's Republican-controlled Senate passed a bill early on Thursday that would ban abortions after the eighth week of pregnancy except in medical...
15:52, 2019-05-16

House passes bill to help workers with retirement savings WASHINGTON (AP) — The House overwhelmingly approved a bill Thursday to promote retirement security by making it easier for small businesses and other...
18:40, 2019-05-23

Senate unanimously passes bill to recognize Armenian genocide The Senate on Thursday passed a resolution recognizing the Armenian genocide in Turkey more than a century ago — a slap at Turkish President Recep Ta...
00:00, 2019-12-13

The Latest: Missouri Senate passes strict abortion bill JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on a Missouri bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy (all times local): 4:05 a.m. Missouri’s R...
11:28, 2019-05-16

Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy ....
11:28, 2019-05-16

West Virginia Senate passes GOP charter school bill CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Senate has passed a sweeping GOP education bill that would allow the state’s first charter schools. ...
03:24, 2019-06-25

The Latest: Senate passes $19 billion disaster relief bill WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on disaster relief legislation (all times local): 4:38 p.m. The Senate has passed a long-overdue $19 billion disaster ai...
23:00, 2019-05-23

Senate passes $4.6B emergency bill for border, at odds with House The Senate on Wednesday passed a bill authorizing $4.6 billion in emergency spending for humanitarian aid at the southern border, setting up a fight ...
22:36, 2019-06-26

Senate passes bill to fix tax hike on Gold Star families The Senate unanimously passed legislation Tuesday to fix a quirk in the tax code that resulted in Gold Star families seeing huge tax increases on the...
20:12, 2019-05-21

Senate passes bill ensuring 9/11 victims fund will never run out of money House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks at a news conference on behalf of 9/11 victims and families, Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Capitol in Washington. T...
22:28, 2019-07-23

U.S. Senate committee passes bill to deal with crisis in Venezuela A U.S. Senate committee approved a bipartisan bill Wednesday that seeks to accelerate planning at international financial institutions for Venezuela'...
00:00, 2019-05-23

U.S. House passes $15 minimum wage bill — now faces Republican-led Senate Even though the bill has little chance of passing the Republican-led Senate, or being signed into law by U.S. President Donald Trump, the outcome pus...
02:12, 2019-07-19

Canadian Senate committee passes amendments to controversial energy bill A Canadian Senate committee has passed 187 amendments to a controversial energy bill proposed by the Liberal government that would change how the env...
18:40, 2019-05-17

Canadian Senate committee passes 187 amendments to energy project bill A Canadian Senate committee has passed 187 amendments to an energy bill proposed by the Liberal government that would change how major projects lik...
19:12, 2019-05-17

Illinois Senate Passes Bill to Protect the ‘Fundamental Right’ to Access Abortion While lawmakers in several states are attempting to strip women and other marginalized genders of their reproductive health rights with draconian ant...
18:12, 2019-06-01

Pelosi under pressure after Senate passes bipartisan border funding bill The Senate passed a $4.6 billion emergency spending bill to cope with the massive surge in illegal immigrants along the border, but the bipartisan me...
22:16, 2019-06-26

Senate passes Bill C-69, which overhauls review of major projects, like pipelines Bill C-69 sets up the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada as the authority to assess projects for impacts on public health, the economy, the environme...
05:40, 2019-06-21

Alabama Senate passes nation's strictest abortion bill: Washington Post Alabama's state senate has passed the nation's strictest abortion bill, making performing the procedure a felony with few exceptions, the Washington ...
18:12, 2019-05-09

Senate committee passes bipartisan bill to stop Trump withdrawing from Nato Senate foreign relations committee voted unanimously for bill which will now await a slot to go to the Senate Legislation to stop Donald Trump from w...
00:28, 2019-12-12

Fate of ‘forever chemicals’ with Trump EPA as House passes bill scorned by Senate GOP The House approved legislation Friday on a largely party-line vote that would force the Environmental Protection Agency to regulate “forever chemical...
17:56, 2020-01-10

U.S. senate passes bill to support human rights in violence-wracked Hong Kong The Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act was passed by voice vote. It now goes to the House, which has already passed similar legislation....
06:56, 2019-11-20

Hong Kong: anger in China as US Senate passes bill protecting protesters' rights Beijing says human rights bill, which Trump has yet to approve, ‘interferes in Hong Kong’s affairs’The US Senate has unanimously passed legislation a...
04:40, 2019-11-20

California passes bill that would allow college players to make money Student athletes would earn money from endorsementsBill still needs to be approved by California’s governorThe California assembly has passed legisla...
19:28, 2019-09-10

California Assembly Passes Bill Policing When Cops Can Use Deadly Force The California Assembly overwhelmingly passed legislation Wednesday to change rules governing when cops in the state can use lethal force, despite l...
06:32, 2019-05-30

California Passes Bill Demanding Presidential Candidates Hand Over Their Tax Returns California is continuing its sacred duty as the rock that Donald Trump just can’t shake out of his shoe, and this time, it’s come for the tax returns...
22:28, 2019-07-30

California Assembly Passes Historic Bill on Cops’ Use of Deadly Force On Wednesday afternoon, the California Assembly passed A.B. 392, taking the state one step closer to a new national standard for police use of force....
23:52, 2019-05-29

Senate passes long-delayed $19 billion disaster relief bill after Democrats force GOP to drop Trump border aid request WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate passes long-delayed $19 billion disaster relief bill after Democrats force GOP to drop Trump border aid request....
23:00, 2019-05-23

AB5, Landmark Bill Protecting Gig Workers in California, Becomes Law The hard-fought bill that may one day give full employee status to workers engaged in the gig economy spearheaded by companies like Uber, Lyft, and D...
22:08, 2019-09-18

Alabama Senate passes a near-total ban on abortion, sends bill to governor; would be most restrictive abortion law in US MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Senate passes a near-total ban on abortion, sends bill to governor; would be most restrictive abortion law in US....
03:52, 2019-05-15

Dancers, writers, caddies: the gig workers who could benefit from California's historic bill Uber and Lyft drivers aren’t the only ones getting protections – but journalists and musicians have raised concernGroundbreaking legislation passed b...
13:32, 2019-09-12

Popular Move: Maine Senate Passes Bill to Give All of State’s Electoral Votes to the Winner of the Popular Vote in 2020 There’s a movement afoot in some quarters to get rid of the Electoral College, the institution that really elects the president of the United States....
04:04, 2019-05-16

California Uber and Lyft drivers rally for bill granting rights to contract workers The two companies have spoken against the legislation, which would classify drivers as employees and enact worker protectionsDozens of drivers for Ub...
02:56, 2019-08-28

Uber and Lyft Pay Drivers Like Employees to Protest A Bill That Would Make Them Employees A California bill that would classify gig economy workers, such as Uber and Lyft drivers, as employees is currently winding its way through the legis...
00:32, 2019-07-17

Senate votes to reject B.C. tanker ban bill report — now, the bill will proceed The vote means that the bill will now proceed to third reading at the Senate's next sitting....
00:32, 2019-06-07

Senate passes USMCA, but much work remains The Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed President Donald Trump's signature trade deal with Mexico and Canada, helping him fulfill a 2016 campaig...
19:20, 2020-01-16

Senate passes USMCA in major win for Trump The Senate today overwhelmingly passed the new North American trade pact, delivering President Donald Trump a major legislative victory on the eve of...
17:56, 2020-01-16

The Latest: Proposed cat declawing ban passes NY Senate ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the New York legislature’s votes on ban on declawing cats (all times local): 3:20 p.m. New York’s state...
21:28, 2019-06-04

House passes NDAA, sends it to the Senate Negotiators hope to approve spending bills Tuesday — Milley says Trump’s pardons won’t affect discipline in the ranks...
16:28, 2019-12-12

U.S. Senate passes $4.6B measure to deliver aid to southern border The sweeping 84-8 vote came less than 24 hours after the Democratic-controlled House approved a similar measure backed by liberals....
03:12, 2019-06-27

Trump budget deal passes with 22 Senate GOP defections Congress sent a two-year budget and debt ceiling deal to President Trump over the objection of 22 Senate Republicans....
21:36, 2019-08-01

U.S. Senate passes $19.1 billion in disaster relief, no border aid The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved $19.1 billion in aid to help Americans rebound from a string of natural disasters, but without the extra funds t...
00:16, 2019-05-24

Senate passes massive 2-year budget deal The Senate passed a two-year bipartisan budget deal and sent it to President Donald Trump’s desk for his signature, putting an end to the threat of a...
19:44, 2019-08-01

Alabama abortion ban: Republican senate passes most restrictive law in US Law bans abortion except if there is a ‘serious health risk’ to the mother, with no exceptions for rape and incestAlabama’s Republican-controlled sta...
04:28, 2019-05-15

Alabama state Senate passes near-total abortion ban, the strictest in the US Alabama's state Senate has passed a bill to outlaw all abortions with the exception only of protecting the mother's health....
05:32, 2019-05-15

State Senate passes bills to clean up opioid abuse in New York ALBANY—State Senate Democrats on Tuesday passed a slew of bills geared toward combating the opioid crisis that’s plagued New Yorkers. The packa...
02:00, 2020-02-05

U.S. Senate passes budget deal, averting prospect of government shutdown The legislation passed by a 67-28 vote as Trump and his GOP allies relied on lots of Democratic votes to propel it over the finish line....
20:24, 2019-08-01

Senate passes McConnell’s impeachment trial rules after more than 12 hours of debate The Senate passed Mitch McConnell’s impeachment trial rules along party lines early Wednesday morning — ending a 13-hour day of debate on the S...
08:44, 2020-01-22

Senate passes bipartisan budget deal hailed by Donald Trump WASHINGTON — The Senate passed a bipartisan budget package Thursday that was hailed by President Trump but sharply criticized by fiscal hawks in his ...
19:44, 2019-08-01

Uber launches job app for gig economy workers Starting in Chicago, Uber Works will allow casual workers to compare pay rates and sign up for shifts....
14:12, 2019-10-03

Google has more temp, contract workers than actual employees Welcome to 2019, the era of the “shadow workforce.” A wide array of temps, contractors and contingent workers are playing an increasingly large role ...
22:00, 2019-05-30

Senate passes resolution limiting Trump’s power to order strikes against Iran The Senate on Thursday voted to pass a resolution limiting President Trump’s power to order military strikes against Iran without the approval of Con...
22:36, 2020-02-13

Senate passes massive budget deal hailed by Trump as 'phenomenal' – live Bill, which would lift debt ceiling until 2021, passes 67-28Trump calls Vladimir Putin to ‘offer help on wildfires’Sign up for the US briefing and ge...
18:56, 2019-08-01

Senate passes 4 spending bills amid continued border wall fight The Senate on Thursday took a first step toward advancing some government funding, passing a bipartisan package of bills that would pay for the opera...
18:40, 2019-10-31

Alabama state Senate passes near total abortion ban in direct challenge to Roe v. Wade The Alabama state Senate on Tuesday approved a bill essentially banning abortion in the state, a move specifically aimed at challenging more than 40 ...
15:44, 2019-05-15

U.S. House passes new North American trade deal, Senate timing unclear The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade deal on Thursday that includes tougher labor and automotive cont...
03:28, 2019-12-20

State Senate passes limo-safety bills after deadly upstate crash The state Senate on Thursday passed a slate of bills aimed at preventing fatal limo crashes like the upstate disaster that left 20 dead in October. T...
23:00, 2019-06-06

Uber has a new app that matches gig economy workers with businesses Saumya Khandelwal/Reuters Uber is set to launch Uber Works on Friday, an app that connects gig workers with temporary jobs across a range of industri...
14:44, 2019-10-03

Real workers know more about this economy than Elizabeth Warren It may come as no surprise to working men and women, but during the first Democratic presidential primary debate Elizabeth Warren clearly demonstrate...
20:52, 2019-06-27

Amazon threatened to fire employees for speaking out on climate, workers say Revealed: emails show group of employees who called for stronger climate action by the company were told they risked dismissal Amazon has threatened ...
18:32, 2020-01-02

Arizona measure denouncing porn as public health crisis passes State Senate Pornography consumption has been proclaimed a public health crisis in Arizona. A bill passed in the Arizona State Senate on Monday highlights the pot...
20:40, 2019-05-08

House passes resolution to transmit Trump articles of impeachment to Senate to kick off trial Getty The House of Representatives passed a resolution on Wednesday to transmit the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the...
19:52, 2020-01-15

Gig economy traps workers in precarious existence, says report Doteveryone thinktank says workers suffer from financial insecurity and loss of dignityFar from providing flexible jobs for complex modern lives, gig...
13:12, 2020-01-29

Strike 2.0: how gig economy workers are using tech to fight back Up to 10 million people in the UK are in precarious work, juggling low paid jobs as cleaners, Deliveroo riders and Uber drivers. But a movement is un...
13:28, 2019-08-31

6 charts show how the trade war and the GM workers strike have hit the US economy REUTERS/Lucas Jackson The American economy is under pressure as the trade war continues to weigh on exports. US industrial production has also suffer...
18:08, 2019-10-22

Alabama passes bill banning abortion If approved, the law - which has sparked protests - would outlaw abortion almost entirely....
11:08, 2019-05-15

‘A great job done by all’, Trump says after $4.6B border bill passes The bipartisan legislation contains more than $1 billion to shelter and feed migrants detained by the border patrol and almost $3 billion to care for...
01:52, 2019-06-28

Maine passes bill legalizing assisted suicide Legislators in Maine on Tuesday voted to legalize assisted suicide – but the state’s governor hasn’t yet committed to signing the bill in...
04:56, 2019-06-05

Missouri passes bill banning abortions after 8 weeks Republican Gov. Mike Parson pledged to sign the bill , but it’s unclear when he’ll take action. When pressed on the lack of exceptions, he told repor...
14:04, 2019-05-18

India parliament passes citizenship amendment bill For the first time, India would use religion as a legal basis for determining nationality, if the bill passes the upper house too. It's part of the H...
20:20, 2019-12-09

Poland passes controversial bill to punish judges Poland's parliament has passed a bill that would allow the government to punish judges critical of controversial court reforms. The measure may lead ...
19:40, 2019-12-20

LGBTQ anti-discrimination bill passes House The House passed a bill Friday, 236-173, extending federal anti-discrimination protections to LGBTQ Americans.The Equality Act, sponsored by Rep. Dav...
20:40, 2019-05-17

House passes $19B disaster aid bill over Trump opposition WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has passed a $19 billion disaster aid bill that would deliver long-sought relief to farmers, victims of hurricanes and fl...
18:44, 2019-05-10

U.S. Congress passes $19.1B disaster aid bill, sends to Trump Final passage came as the House of Representatives voted 354-58 for the measure, which lawmakers and Trump had haggled over for months....
11:20, 2019-06-04

Congress passes $19.1B disaster aid bill after months of fighting The House approved a multibillion dollar disaster aid bill on Monday, sending the measure to President Trump’s desk after months of fighting over the...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Trump economy ‘killing it with union workers,’ the 'opening' to women and independents The humming economy is not only boosting support for President Trump among union workers, Hispanics, and even Amazon shoppers, but it is his pathway ...
15:32, 2019-09-27

Trump economy ‘killing it with union workers,’ the 'opening' to women, independents The humming economy is not only boosting support for President Trump among union workers, Hispanics, and even Amazon shoppers, but it is his pathway ...
14:28, 2019-09-27

House passes bill to extend 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund WASHINGTON – The House passed the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund bill to permanently fund cash payments for first responders, their families and othe...
20:24, 2019-07-12

Assembly passes bill forcing religious groups to vaccinate A key state Assembly committee on Thursday narrowly gave thumbs up to a bill that would end New York’s policy of allowing religious exemptions from v...
22:32, 2019-06-13

Brexit: parliament passes withdrawal agreement bill by 124 majority Bill passes second reading by 358 votes to 234 leaving UK on course to leave EU by end of JanuaryLatest politics news - live updatesHow did each MP v...
18:56, 2019-12-20

House passes temporary spending bill to stave off shutdown The House passed a stopgap funding bill that will keep federal government operations running until Dec. 20....
21:40, 2019-11-19

The Latest: House passes sweeping bill to expand gay rights WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a House bill to extend civil rights protections to LGBT people (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Democrats in the House h...
18:32, 2019-05-17

House passes bill to protect elections from foreign interference The House on Wednesday approved an election security bill that has been a top demand from Democrats’ most vulnerable members. But the legislation — t...
00:44, 2019-10-24

Bill legalizing IVF for lesbians, single women passes in France French law currently allows in vitro fertilization and related procedures only for infertile heterosexual couples....
20:52, 2019-10-15

House passes bill requiring drug price negotiations House Democrats overcame infighting within their ranks to deliver on a key campaign promise Thursday, passing a bill that for the first time would re...
20:48, 2019-12-12

Germany's cabinet passes draft bill on aid to coal regions The financial aid is intended to promote structural change in regions impacted by plans to exit coal by 2038....
21:24, 2019-08-28

AOC one of few to vote ‘no’ as House passes bill opposing Israel boycott WASHINGTON – The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a resolution to oppose the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions moveme...
07:08, 2019-07-24

Alabama Passes Bill Banning Abortion From Moment of Conception Less than a week after a fight broke out on the Alabama Senate floor over a proposal to ban abortion at the moment of conception, briefly delaying a ...
05:08, 2019-05-15

House passes bill opposing Israel boycott — despite AOC’s ‘no’ vote WASHINGTON – The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a resolution to oppose the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions moveme...
03:16, 2019-07-24

House passes bill to restrict online sales of e-cigarettes The House of Representatives passed a bill Monday to restrict online sales of vaping products and e-cigarettes....
23:00, 2019-10-28

US House passes bill giving pot businesses access to banking The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday that would grant legal marijuana businesses access to banking, a measure that would clear u...
21:04, 2019-09-26

Alabama passes bill to chemically castrate child sex offenders A bill to chemically castrate paedophiles has been passed by lawmakers in the US State of Alabama....
17:36, 2019-06-05

House Passes Intelligence Bill That Would Expand Secrecy Around Operatives The measure also calls for intelligence agencies to conduct new reviews of influence operations by foreign adversaries, including Russia....
02:32, 2019-07-18

Florida passes bill creating hurdles to change constitution TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida would place new regulations on people paid to gather petitions for constitutional amendments under a bill going to R...
04:40, 2019-05-04

N.S. government passes new environment bill as fall sitting wraps Stephen McNeil says the targets in the Sustainable Development Goals Act will lead the country in the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and in ge...
21:28, 2019-10-30

U.S. house passes bill to limit Trump’s use of force in Iran The version of the bill passed by the Democratic-controlled House has several provisions that angered Trump....
21:00, 2019-07-12

House passes bill to revive Equal Rights Amendment House action on Thursday inched the U.S. closer to enshrining gender equality in the Constitution — but a daunting maze of legislative and legal obst...
20:00, 2020-02-13

House passes bill to raise minimum wage to $15 per hour The Democrat-controlled House on Thursday passed legislation raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour, ​but it’s not expected to find any suppor...
20:56, 2019-07-18

House passes $1T spending bill as budget talks resume WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-controlled House has passed a $1 trillion spending bill that amounts to an opening bid in a guns vs. butter fight wi...
22:24, 2019-06-19

House passes bill to get therapy dogs for veterans with PTSD The House of Representatives approved a bill allowing the Department of Veterans Affairs to launch a pilot program to treat veterans with PTSD by pai...
22:40, 2020-02-05

U.S. House passes bill to repeal drilling in Alaska refuge The House of Representatives on Thursday passed a bill to reverse a 2017 law that allowed oil and gas drilling in part of Alaska's Arctic National Wi...
18:56, 2019-09-12

Brexit bill passes final hurdle, becomes law with Queen’s approval "At times it felt like we would never cross the Brexit finish line, but we've done it,'' Prime Minister Boris Johnson said....
16:08, 2020-01-23

Senate Republicans reject paid leave for federal workers Republicans rejected a motion in the Senate Wednesday to provide paid medical and family leave to federal workers, even though several members of the...
00:12, 2019-09-26

Trump economy the 'opening' to women and independents, president ‘killing it with union workers’ The humming economy is not only boosting support for President Trump among union workers, Hispanics, and even Amazon shoppers, but it is his pathway ...
16:20, 2019-09-27

Trump economy the 'opening' to independents and women, president ‘killing it with union workers’ The humming economy is not only boosting support for President Trump among union workers, Hispanics, and even Amazon shoppers, but it is his pathway ...
16:44, 2019-09-27

U.S. House passes $4.5B emergency funding bill for migrant care crisis It took last-minute changes and a full-court press by top Democratic leaders, but the House passed with relative ease Tuesday a $4.5 billion emergenc...
06:20, 2019-06-26

Extreme abortion bill passes state legislature. Somehow, the uproar is missing When Georgia, Alabama, and Missouri passed pro-life legislation earlier this month, it consumed the news cycle. But when the Illinois House of Repres...
00:24, 2019-05-30

House passes bill blocking oil and gas drilling off Florida's Gulf Coast The legislation would ban oil and gas drilling off both coasts of the U.S., in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and in the eastern Gulf of Mexico....
23:28, 2019-09-11

House passes Speaker Nancy Pelosi's drug pricing bill The sweeping bill will allow the U.S. government to negotiate lower prices on the costliest drugs each year....
21:40, 2019-12-12

House passes bill offering 2 million migrants a chance at citizenship Measure to protect Dreamers and others stands little chance of passing but highlights Democrats’ push for immigration reformDemocrats shunned a White...
03:24, 2019-06-05

Hungarian parliament passes bill tightening state grip over scientists Hungarian lawmakers passed legislation on Tuesday to tighten state control of research bodies run by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA), overrid...
14:04, 2019-07-02

Kashmir under military lockdown as India passes bill to strip statehood Kashmir is claimed by both India and Pakistan and divided between them. Two of the three wars the nuclear-armed neighbours have fought since their in...
05:08, 2019-08-07

Congress passes bill that will make animal cruelty a federal crime WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has passed a bill making certain types of animal cruelty a federal felony. The bill would expand a 2010 law that made crea...
19:36, 2019-11-06

House passes $1.4 trillion spending bill to avoid government shutdown The lower chamber will next pass a second measure to fund the rest of the federal government, and the Senate was expected to clear the pair of bills ...
20:56, 2019-12-17

U.S. House passes bill to extend temporary ban on fentanyl look-alikes for 15 months The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill on Wednesday that would temporarily extend the Drug Enforcement Administration's (DEA) class-wide ban...
02:00, 2020-01-30

House passes compromise defense bill, creating a Space Force "I will sign this historic defense legislation immediately!” President Donald Trump tweeted....
00:40, 2019-12-12

U.S. House passes $1.4T government spending bill on eve of Trump impeachment vote The Democratic-controlled House voted Tuesday to pass a $1.4 trillion government spending package, handing President Donald Trump a victory on his U....
13:04, 2019-12-18

Hungarian government passes bill tightening state grip on scientists Hungarian lawmakers have passed legislation to tighten state control of research bodies run by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, overriding protests...
21:56, 2019-07-02

New York passes bill allowing Congress access to Trump’s tax returns ALBANY– The tax filings of President Trump and all public elected officials in New York will be fair game for congressional Democrats under a n...
21:16, 2019-05-22

US House passes bill making animal cruelty a federal felony CNN –United States House lawmakers have passed a bill that makes animal cruelty a federal felony. The so-called “Pact Act” specifically bans crushing...
19:28, 2019-10-23

Missouri assembly passes restrictive abortion bill, days after Alabama The lower house of the Missouri General Assembly passed a bill on Friday to prohibit women from seeking an abortion after the eighth week of pregnanc...
20:32, 2019-05-17

NY Assembly passes bill to grant driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants ALBANY–The New York State Assembly green-lighted a controversial bill Wednesday that would grant illegal immigrants the right to obtain a drive...
02:08, 2019-06-13

House Passes LGBTQ Civil Rights Bill in Historic Vote The House of Representatives passed a sweeping LGBTQ protection bill on Friday, thanks to support from most congressional Democrats and nearly total ...
19:32, 2019-05-17

Johnson’s new Brexit bill passes in U.K. Parliament but lawmakers reject timetable With the Brexit deadline looming and British politicians still squabbling over the country's departure terms, Johnson was forced to ask the EU for a ...
21:40, 2019-10-22

New York City passes bill banning sale of foie gras The bill, which is expected to be signed by Mayor Bill de Blasio, would forbid the sale of the French specialty starting in 2022....
04:32, 2019-10-31

House passes bill that makes animal cruelty a federal felony TUCSON – The House of Representatives has unanimously passed a bill that would make animal cruelty a federal felony. The PACT Act, which stands...
02:36, 2019-10-26

Bernie Sanders’ plan to empower workers could revolutionise Britain’s economy | Mathew Lawrence Giving employees a stake in firms would reshape power: this could be the start of a transatlantic challenge to neoliberalismProgressives are no longe...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Lowe's workers say that the home-improvement giant's new scheduling policies are leaving some employees feeling like they're 'walking on eggshells' Mohammad Khursheed/Reuters Lowe's store employees say that the company's new scheduling policies are driving down morale. In October, Business Inside...
19:32, 2019-11-19

Delta is swooping in to design new uniforms for employees after flight attendants and ground workers complain of health problems (DAL) Delta Delta said it plans to design new uniforms for flight attendants, ticket agents, gate agents, and other customer-facing employees. The decision...
16:52, 2020-01-30

Gig Workers Win in California After the better part of year, California’s Senate today passed AB5, legislation that is expected to unravel the contractor business model of compani...
13:20, 2019-09-11

California’s Contractor Law Stirs Confusion Beyond the Gig Economy After state lawmakers voted to extend minimum-wage and other protections to independent contractors, Uber said it would not treat its drivers as empl...
13:08, 2019-09-12

EU says reneging on Brexit bill would damage UK economy Budget chief linked £39bn divorce bill to UK retaining beneficial relationship with blocA UK government led by Boris Johnson could not be dragged thr...
20:08, 2019-06-13

UK Parliament passes Brexit delay bill, rejects call for early election British lawmakers have rejected Boris Johnson's call for a general election after the opposition abstained from the vote. The PM called for an early ...
01:56, 2019-09-05

Ohio House committee passes bill to save nuclear power plants A committee in Ohio's House of Representatives voted along party lines to approve a bill to save the state's two nuclear power reactors from retireme...
19:08, 2019-05-24

‘Zero’ chance it passes: Game analysts break down senator’s anti-loot box bill Three analysts speak out about what the Protecting Children from Abusive Games Act would mean if Congress passed it into law.Read More...
21:08, 2019-05-13

Congress poised to raise minimum age to buy tobacco to 21 as spending bill passes House The legislation now heads to the Senate where it's expected to pass later this week. White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said President Donald Tru...
21:24, 2019-12-17

Ohio House passes bill that would allow consumer-funded nuclear and coal subsidies Enlarge / Water vapor is emitted from the cooling towers of the FirstEnergy Corp. Perry Nuclear Generating Station in Perry, Ohio, U.S., on Thursday,...
17:44, 2019-05-31

House passes $1.4 trillion spending bill that funds Pentagon, averts shutdown ALL ACCORDING TO PLAN: Both the appropriations and authorization bills needed to fund the government are on track to beat this Friday’s deadline, whi...
13:28, 2019-12-18

House passes short-term funding bill to avoid government shutdown WASHINGTON — The House passed legislation Thursday to avoid another government shutdown by extending federal funding through Nov. 21. The short-term ...
23:52, 2019-09-19

House passes massive federal spending bill with funding for border wall The House passed a $1.4 trillion federal spending package that averts a government shutdown and maintains some funding for a southern border wall....
22:28, 2019-12-17

City Council passes bill requiring space for NYC homeless in new rental units The City Council on Thursday voted 38-3 with two abstentions to favor of a bill guaranteeing homeless households receive 15 percent of rental apartme...
01:00, 2019-12-20

Ontario passes bill to join B.C.-led class action lawsuit against opioid manufacturers Ontario is joining five other provinces in a class-action lawsuit, which alleges that drug manufacturers falsely marketed opioids as less addictive t...
18:36, 2019-12-12

Louisiana passes strict anti-abortion bill, Dem governor expected to sign Louisiana state lawmakers on Wednesday passed an anti-abortion bill that would make the procedure illegal after six weeks of pregnancy — and have no ...
02:12, 2019-05-30

Canada passes 'Free Willy' bill banning whale and dolphin captivity Canada's House of Commons passed a bill Monday to make it illegal to hold a whale, dolphin or porpoise captive, punishable by fines up to $150,000 US...
05:20, 2019-06-11

House panel unanimously passes 9/11 victims fund bill after Jon Stewart shaming WASHINGTON – The bill that permanently authorizes the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund passed out of the House Judiciary Committee unanimously on ...
18:20, 2019-06-12

Controversial gig economy startup Rev has raised prices for customers amid criticism of underpaying contract workers Shayanne Gal/Business Insider Customers of controversial transcription startup, Rev, announced it would raise prices for on-demand transcriptions to ...
22:28, 2020-01-15

Senate passes USMCA, giving Trump back-to-back trade wins The Senate passed President Trump's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade in a bipartisan vote of 89 to 10 Thursday, giving the president hi...
18:44, 2020-01-16

House passes Export-Import Bank reauthorization spurned by White House and Senate The House voted Friday to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank, the controversial agency that helps finance sales to other countries, that has been ham...
18:48, 2019-11-15

UK Parliament passes Brexit delay bill, triggering election debate — live updates British lawmakers have rejected Boris Johnson's call for a general election after the opposition Labour abstained. The prime minister called for a vo...
22:44, 2019-09-04

City Council passes bill to ban food vendors at Dyker Heights Christmas display There won’t be any chestnuts roasting around the famous Dyker Heights Christmas display this year. Or any other kind of food, after the City Co...
18:40, 2019-10-19

U.S. Uighur bill passes prompting Trump comments, doubt on China trade deal The Uighur bill, which was passed 407-1 in the Democratic-controlled House, requires the U.S. president to condemn abuses against Muslims and call fo...
06:16, 2019-12-04

China warns against 'meddling' as US House passes bill backing Hong Kong protesters China expresses ‘strong indignation’ over act, which was welcomed by Hong Kong pro-democracy leaders The US House of Representatives has passed a bil...
07:52, 2019-10-16

Key House committee passes Speaker Nancy Pelosi's sweeping drug pricing bill Republican members on the committee expressed concerns with the legislation, particularly that it would discourage innovation for new medicines in th...
02:16, 2019-10-18

House passes Pelosi drug pricing bill in bid to show Democratic priorities beyond impeachment House Democrats passed a sweeping measure to lower prescription drug prices Thursday, the latest in the party's messaging strategy to show they can f...
20:32, 2019-12-12

California official says she offered fuel economy compromise WASHINGTON (AP) — California’s top air pollution regulator says the state has proposed compromises to end a deadlock with the Trump administrat...
23:12, 2019-06-20

Beyond the Silicon Valley app economy: Tech's best new ideas are not from California As the most-hyped Silicon Valley IPOs like Uber and Lyft stumble out of the gates, the app economy fueled by billions in venture capital is looking v...
14:36, 2019-07-22

EPA tees up retaliation against California fuel economy deal The Environmental Protection Agency is questioning whether California has the legal authority to strike a deal with four automakers on fuel economy s...
16:24, 2019-09-19

Trump feud with California warrants U.S. Congress probe: hundreds of ex-EPA employees Hundreds of former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency employees on Thursday urged a congressional probe into whether the agency's feud with Califor...
20:20, 2019-10-10

'It's life or death for us': A group of McDonald's employees filed a lawsuit accusing the chain of failing to protect workers from violence in restaurants Reuters A group of McDonald's employees in Chicago has filed a lawsuit against the chain, they announced in a Thursday press release. The lawsuit, fi...
17:32, 2019-11-21

New York legislature passes bill to make it 1st state to ban declawing cats; governor hasn’t said if he’ll sign it ALBANY, New York (AP) — New York legislature passes bill to make it 1st state to ban declawing cats; governor hasn’t said if he’ll sign i...
00:20, 2019-06-05

Kristen Wiig, Reed Morano pull projects out of Georgia after heartbeat abortion bill passes Kristen Wiig and Reed Morano are relocating projects originally slated to film in Georgia after the state passed its controversial "heartbeat" aborti...
15:12, 2019-05-22

After Georgia Passes Restrictive Anti-Abortion Bill, Film Companies Vow to Bounce Productions to Other States Several film production companies say they’re taking the midnight train the hell out of Georgia until the state reverses its recently passed anti-abo...
22:52, 2019-05-10

House overwhelmingly passes bill to sanction Chinese officials over abuse and detention of Muslims in Xinjiang Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty The House on Tuesday passed legislation condemning human rights abuses against Uighur Muslims in China's autonomous Xinjian...
02:04, 2019-12-04

‘Gig’ workers may live California dream The “gig economy” is on shaky ground in its own home state of California. Legislators there passed a landmark law on Wednesday that could force Uber,...
05:08, 2019-09-12

California and 22 other state allies take Trump to court over fuel economy California wasted no time in suing the Trump administration over its push to eliminate the state's authority to independently regulate greenhouse gas...
20:08, 2019-09-20

Italy seeks to be a sustainable economy leader with climate bill Coalition tackles climate crisis with incentives for reducing plastic and use of cars, mopeds or scooters Italian shoppers could soon enjoy a discoun...
17:56, 2019-10-10

NY Senate hashing out pro-weed bill for introduction New York lawmakers on Sunday appeared to be fired up for a pot party — with a new bill to legalize marijuana set to be introduced in the state Senate...
05:16, 2019-06-17

McConnell: Senate will 'probably not' vote on Dreamers bill House Democrats' DREAM Act will "probably not" get a vote in the Senate, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday. The Kentucky Republican's...
00:44, 2019-06-06

Senate committee examining amendments to Bill C-69 After weeks of public consultations and hearings, a Senate committee is beginning to look at all proposed amendments to Bill C-69....
00:32, 2019-05-08

LeBron James explains why he supports college athletes' right to earn from their name and likeness after California passes Fair Pay to Play Act Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports On Monday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed SB 206, also known as the Fair Pay to Play Act, a bill that gives st...
00:00, 2019-10-01

House Democrats to vote to take controversial California 'gig economy' regulations national The House will vote Thursday on Democratic legislation that would nationalize California's efforts to unionize drivers for Uber and Lyft and others i...
06:24, 2020-02-06

Antitrust Inquiry Dropped Against Automakers That Sided With California on Fuel Economy The Justice Department has told four carmakers that they violated no laws when they negotiated a fuel economy standard with California that is more s...
22:28, 2020-02-07

Hollywood's boycott of Georgia over heartbeat bill could squeeze state's economy A boycott of Georgia spearheaded by actors and producers in the wake of the state’s new abortion restriction threatens to upend its position as the H...
07:20, 2019-05-25

California Senate OKs Special Banks for Marijuana Retailers SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Senate has voted to allow special banks to handle money from legal marijuana retailers. Recreational marijuana ...
23:28, 2019-05-21

Senate introduces more than 130 changes to Liberals’ environmental assessment bill There are five sitting weeks left for the Senate to pass the environmental assessment bill so the House of Commons can consider the amendments....
03:40, 2019-05-10

Bill banning junk food ads to kids may die in the Senate Advocates worry that a bill designed to restrict junk food ads targeted at children could die on the order paper before the next election....
18:44, 2019-06-21

DoD contractor cybersecurity provisions in Senate policy bill Report: DNS firewalls key to avoiding breaches — House panel takes up IoT security legislation today...
16:28, 2019-06-12

Oregon Senate Republicans end walkout over carbon bill SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Republican lawmakers returned to the Oregon Senate on Saturday, ending a walkout that began on June 20 over a carbon emissions bil...
18:28, 2019-06-29

9/11 Victim Compensation Fund bill clears Senate The US Senate on Tuesday finally passed a bill guaranteeing financial support to the families of 9/11 first responders and victims — as a chorus of r...
22:44, 2019-07-23

The Latest: McConnell rejects changes to Senate border bill WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and the border relief package (all times local): 9:55 a.m. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is rejecti...
16:20, 2019-06-27

Alabama Senate debates bill banning nearly all abortions Alabama's state Senate on Tuesday began final debate on a bill that would outlaw nearly all abortions, allowing exceptions only to prevent a serious ...
01:24, 2019-05-15

Big Tech will be forced to disclose your data's value under Senate bill New bipartisan legislation in the Senate would force Big Tech companies to disclose the value of their users' data....
19:08, 2019-06-24

Senate votes on defense spending bill today What’s behind all the departures at the Pentagon — U.S. softens stance on South Korea payments...
16:28, 2019-12-19

The Latest: Arizona Senate OKs childhood sex assault bill PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on action at the Arizona Legislature as members rush to adjourn for the year (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Arizona Gov. Doug...
03:52, 2019-05-28

'It goes after Roe directly': Alabama's abortion bill set to go before state senate Nation’s strictest legislation would ban all abortions at any stage of pregnancy, and backers hope it will fuel a challenge to Roe v WadeJenna King-S...
08:40, 2019-05-14

Pipeline assessment bill approved in the Senate with amendments The legislation in its original form was fiercely opposed by the oil industry and the Alberta government — but welcomed after amendments were made....
21:00, 2019-06-07

House sends temporary spending bill to the Senate Pentagon weighs sending missiles, jets to Middle East — Senator threatens to block Air Force nominee over Turnberry visits...
16:36, 2019-09-20

The Latest: Senate OKs bipartisan bill to care for migrants WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and emergency border aid (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The Senate has approved bipartisan legislation providi...
21:48, 2019-06-26

Read the full email Uber CEO wrote to employees about why the company was laying off 400 workers (UBER) Reuters/Brendan McDermid Uber fired 400 marketing employees this week as the company seeks to streamline some bloated departments. Morale had been l...
03:16, 2019-08-01

Number of Children in Foster Care Rises and Tennessee Passes Bill Allowing Agencies to Deny LGBTQ Adoption According the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, on any given day, over 437,000 children are living in the U.S. foster care system and the...
19:36, 2020-01-25

House Democrats plan 100% Clean Economy bill Thursday to unite party House Democrats are set to unveil a sweeping climate bill Thursday that sets out a path for reducing the United States' emissions to net-zero by midc...
01:32, 2019-11-21

'Big stick' energy bill: Coalition MP wants economy-wide power to break up big companies Keith Pitt says laws that target price-gouging energy companies should be extended to all big businessesThe Nationals MP Keith Pitt has broken ranks ...
20:16, 2019-06-10

US briefing: asylum ruling, Bolton row and California gig workers Thursday’s top story: supreme court allows block on Central American asylum seekers. Plus, the whistleblower who exposed MIT’s Epstein scandalSubscri...
12:44, 2019-09-12

Uber changing app to avoid reach of California's new gig workers law The company is giving drivers more freedom, but critics say the move is a ‘smokescreen’ and that nothing has really changedFor the past month, the ri...
12:40, 2020-02-07

Journalists battle California's landmark workers' rights law Freelance writers and photographers sue over gig-economy protections that limit the number of stories they can produceWhen California legislators pas...
23:40, 2019-12-18

California workers stay behind as thousands flee wildfires For laborers and domestic workers, a day’s work can mean the difference between having money for food or notThe rhythmic metallic clang of constructi...
00:04, 2019-10-31

Protester hurls apparent menstrual blood in California Senate Anti-vaccine protesters on Friday hurled what authorities believed to be blood onto the Senate floor at the California State Capitol in Sacramento, l...
16:36, 2019-09-14

Gavin Newsom signs landmark bill making Uber, Lyft driver employees, not contractors California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed legislation intended to force "gig economy" businesses such as Uber and Lyft to classify their w...
21:08, 2019-09-18

Gavin Newsom signs landmark bill making Uber and Lyft drivers employees, not contractors California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed legislation intended to force "gig economy" businesses such as Uber and Lyft to classify their worke...
22:08, 2019-09-18

Senate clears spending bill that punts shutdown to December Congress cleared a funding patch Thursday to put off another government shutdown, buying just over four weeks to tangle over a broader spending agree...
19:44, 2019-11-21

Mexican Senate set to pass bill to legalize marijuana in next few days Mexico's Senate will vote for a bill to fully legalize marijuana in the next few days, a key lawmaker told Reuters, marking a major step toward chang...
22:40, 2019-10-15

U.S. Senate OKs $19.1 billion disaster relief bill, sends to House The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved $19.1 billion in aid to help Americans rebound from a string of natural disasters, but without the extra funds t...
22:56, 2019-05-23

State Senate unanimously approves school bus safety bill The state Senate unanimously approved legislation Wednesday to crack down on New Yorkers who recklessly pass stopped school buses. The bill, likely t...
12:24, 2019-05-02

Senate Democrats may oppose defense bill over wall funding Why a Boeing-Northrop tie-up over nuke missiles could work — Army, Air Force nominees face senators...
16:32, 2019-09-12

Drug makers met with Trump to argue against Senate pricing bill The main pharmaceutical industry lobbying group said on Thursday it and some drugmakers met with President Donald Trump to voice opposition to a bipa...
20:56, 2019-07-25

North Carolina Senate debates bill to fix voter ID denials RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Voter ID legislation now goes before North Carolina’s Senate after the House eased rules around authenticating student and...
14:08, 2019-05-21

Senate clears stopgap spending bill, averts shutdown The Senate today passed stopgap spending legislation that would ward off a looming government shutdown and keep federal funding on autopilot through ...
20:00, 2019-09-26

Senate OKs $19.1 billion disaster relief bill, sends to House The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved $19.1 billion in aid to help Americans rebound from a string of natural disasters, but without the extra funds t...
23:24, 2019-05-23

House defense bill's liberal provisions face the ax in the Senate House Democrats passed a major defense policy bill Friday loaded with liberal provisions that sets up a clash with both Democrats and Republicans in ...
22:16, 2019-07-12

The Latest: New York Senate approves double jeopardy bill ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the New York state Senate voting to allow congressional investigators to access President Donald Trump’s stat...
19:32, 2019-05-08

State Senate set to pass bill to help release Trump’s tax returns ALBANY — The Democratic-controlled state Senate wants Congress to get their hands on President Donald Trump’s tax returns. They’re slated to pa...
20:32, 2019-05-08

NC Senate vote means showdown nears on immigration bill RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Republican-controlled General Assembly is heading for a showdown with Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper as legislators near final p...
03:24, 2019-06-25

House overwhelmingly passes bill to sanction Chinese officials over abuse and detention of Muslims in Xinjiang, further spiking tensions with China Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty The House on Tuesday passed legislation condemning human rights abuses against Uighur Muslims in China's autonomous Xinjian...
03:00, 2019-12-04

Trump's got US economy booming, Bill Maher admits in exchange with 2020 Dem: 'We can't ignore that fact' "Real Time" host Bill Maher was placed in a strange position on Friday night's show. The liberal comedian found himself acknowledging President Trump...
07:16, 2019-05-11

McConnell bill to raise legal smoking age to 21 to get vote in Senate panel A bill to increase the minimum age for buying tobacco from 18 to 21 is set for a vote in a key Senate committee Wednesday....
18:28, 2019-06-24

French Senate approves bill allowing IVF for single women, lesbians France's Senate voted on Wednesday in favor of a bill that would allow single women and lesbian couples access to in-vitro fertilization (IVF), the f...
00:40, 2020-01-23

Following disputes, drug pricing bill moves out of Senate Finance Committee Legislation that would lower what patients in Medicare pay for drugs advanced out of a key panel on Thursday despite close-call votes on controversia...
19:52, 2019-07-25

A Poll Tax By Any Other Name: Florida’s Senate Mandates Bill Payment Before Felons Get to Vote Last week, Florida’s House set things in motion with regard to mandating felons meet certain “financial obligations” before having their voting right...
05:32, 2019-05-03

Ron Johnson poised to break with Senate GOP on defense 'minibus' spending bill A top Senate Republican expects to break with his party to vote against the defense spending "minibus" despite it including $1.4 billion in border ba...
00:28, 2019-12-19

Texas Senate restores key part of child sexual abuse bill AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Senate has passed a bill that would give child sexual abuse victims more time to sue in civil court after restoring a ...
02:36, 2019-05-22

Senate Dems fear Cotton amendment will sink war powers bill Senate Democrats warned on Thursday that an amendment from Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) could tank the effort to restrain President Donald Trump's war po...
17:00, 2020-02-13

Bill targeting wind energy line stalls in Missouri Senate JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Legislation that could thwart a large wind-energy power line has hit a roadblock in the Missouri Senate. Senators were una...
17:36, 2019-05-09

Alabama senate delays vote on strict anti-abortion bill Alabama's state senate on Thursday delayed a vote on the nation's strictest abortion bill until Tuesday, a spokeswoman for a senator said....
18:52, 2019-05-09

Schumer urges Senate to add election security measures to defense bill Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer called Tuesday for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to allow for votes on election security amendments to ...
18:16, 2019-06-18

Premier Kenney urges Senate committee to scrap oil tanker ban Bill C-48 Alberta's new premier says he will launch a constitutional challenge against a federal government bill to ban tankers off British Columbia's northern...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Pete Buttigieg's campaign used a company criticized for its low wages to hire workers, even after Buttigieg has been critical of the gig economy (AMZN) Scott Olson/Getty Images Pete Buttigieg's campaign hired gig workers using Amazon's Mechanical Turk, a platform notorious for low pay. The decision a...
19:16, 2020-01-16

Laborers and domestic workers stay behind as thousands flee California wildfires For workers, a day’s work can mean the difference between having money for food or notThe rhythmic metallic clang of construction rang through what s...
02:44, 2019-10-31

Solitary confinement bill clears Senate — with additional oversight on prisoner isolation enators passed Bill C-83 at third reading Wednesday, complete with a package of amendments....
01:04, 2019-06-14

New bill introduced in Canadian Senate to improve support for jurors affected by PTSD The bill is similar to legislation in the previous Parliament that died on the order paper when the 2019 election was called....
23:04, 2019-12-13

Senate bill wants to make it easier for ex-prisoners to start a business | Gene Marks The New Start Act plans to use ‘the power of entrepreneurship’ to help people who have been in prison build something specialShould someone who commi...
12:48, 2019-05-09

Senate committee recommends feds don’t proceed with tanker ban bill: Alberta senator The Standing Senate Committee on Transport and Communications has recommended not to proceed with a controversial bill aimed at limiting tanker traff...
03:00, 2019-05-16

You Can Now Read The Proposed Senate Bill That Would Ban Loot Boxes In Games Aimed At Kids As expected, Republican Senator Josh Hawley from Missouri has introduced a bill that would ban the inclusion of “pay-to-win microtransactions and sal...
20:08, 2019-05-23

McConnell, Kaine to introduce bipartisan Senate bill to raise the federal smoking age to 21 Sens. Mitch McConnell and Tim Kaine plan to introduce a bill Monday that would raise the minimum age to buy tobacco to 21 in hopes of curbing what re...
20:32, 2019-05-20

House Democrats set the stage for a $17 billion showdown with Senate over defense policy bill DEVIL IN THE DETAILS: The tough work of nailing down the final provisions of the annual defense policy bill known as the NDAA begins in earnest this ...
13:32, 2019-07-09

House to vote on Senate version of border funding bill, 2 Democratic lawmakers say WASHINGTON (AP) — House to vote on Senate version of border funding bill, 2 Democratic lawmakers say....
20:40, 2019-06-27

Schumer, King call for McConnell to allow Senate vote on background check bill Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and GOP Rep. Peter King on Tuesday will call on the Senate to vote for House-passed background check legislation...
15:24, 2019-08-06

Senate committee chair vows to block Albany’s ‘walking while texting’ bill ALBANY — A powerful state senator said he’s blocking legislation aimed at outlawing pedestrians who text while walking across the street. The m...
21:08, 2019-05-17

Bill Maher finds ally in NBC News' Richard Engel in 'hoping' US economy slides to oust Trump NBC News correspondent Richard Engel was the lone voice to side with "Real Time" host Bill Maher on Friday night, after the comedian reiterated his "...
09:40, 2019-08-10

California is attempting a massive labor experiment that could grow into a disaster for millions of workers Andrew Zarivny/Shutterstock California passed a new law that would try to stop companies from relying on full-time freelancers and instead make them ...
15:28, 2019-11-16

California hospital workers exposed to coronavirus, told to stay home: officials At least five workers at a hospital in San Jose, Calif., have been told to stay home after they were exposed to a patient with the novel coronavirus....
17:08, 2020-02-05

Striking sanitation workers decry low pay as company makes millions for Bill Gates Employees of Republic Services say their wages have stagnated while stockholders reap huge benefitsSanitation workers for Republic Services, the seco...
09:08, 2019-10-17

To attract workers to veterans' hospitals and clinics, one bill proposes a 'shadowing' program In order to attract more interest in caring for our nation's veterans, Caragher and two classmates envisioned a "shadowing" program for aspiring doct...
20:52, 2020-02-10

New Jersey Senate president proposes bill to ban all e-cigarette products ‘before we get another generation addicted to a different product’ In the midst of the e-cigarette epidemic. New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney proposes a plan to phase out all electronic smoking devices....
22:12, 2019-09-13

Pelosi caves on House border bill, backs Senate version Trump supports The Democratic-controlled House will send President Donald Trump a bipartisan $4.6 billion Senate-drafted measure to care for migrant refugees detain...
23:52, 2019-06-27

Senate approves bill to establish Space Force, federal paid parental leave The final bill is the product of the most contentious — and partisan — defense negotiations in recent memory....
20:40, 2019-12-17

McDonald's will pay a $26 million settlement to California workers who sued the chain over wages and work conditions Hollis Johnson McDonald's has agreed to pay a $26 million settlement to California workers to end a class-action lawsuit. The class-action lawsuit wa...
17:00, 2019-11-26

Senate’s $750B defense bill endorses Trump’s Space Force but rejects his budget gimmick The Senate Armed Services Committee released its version of next year's defense budget, which embraces President Trump's Space Force proposal while r...
17:16, 2019-05-23

Senate Finance Committee unveils bipartisan bill to lower prescription drug prices for seniors Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa., and Ron Wyden, D-Ore., the committee's ranking member, have been working for several ...
19:40, 2019-07-23

Senate Finance Committee unveils long-awaited bipartisan bill to lower drug prices Chuck Grassley of Iowa Ron Wyden of Oregon introduced a long-awaited Senate bill on drug pricing Tuesday that would limit what seniors pay for their ...
17:48, 2019-07-23

White House aide: Time to abandon Pelosi drug plan, alter Senate bill Pelosi is urging Trump to support her plan, pointing to the president's campaign promise to negotiate drug prices....
21:32, 2019-10-31

Tech execs who lie about privacy violations could face 20 years behind bars under a newly-proposed Senate bill Reuters A bill scheduled to be introduced on Thursday in the Senate proposes harsher punishments for tech companies and executives found responsible ...
16:56, 2019-10-17

Andrew Cuomo joins forces with ex-wife Kerry Kennedy to enact farm workers bill Gov. Andrew Cuomo and ex-wife Kerry Kennedy greeted each other with warm kisses Wednesday as they joined forces to hail a new law to aid farm workers...
20:40, 2019-07-17

Senate panel wants to bring back drug proposal loved by Big Pharma in new White House-backed bill Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said he wants to revive an abandoned White House proposal that would have eliminated rebates from go...
19:52, 2019-07-25

Daily on Healthcare, presented by SBEC: White House wants Senate drug pricing bill wrapped up in next few weeks Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:24, 2019-11-08

Republican lawmakers return to the Oregon Senate, ending a walkout that began on June 20 over a carbon-emissions bill SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Republican lawmakers return to the Oregon Senate, ending a walkout that began on June 20 over a carbon-emissions bill....
18:28, 2019-06-29

Senate OKs bipartisan $4.6B border bill, fewer curbs on Trump immigration policies than House plan, next step unclear WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate OKs bipartisan $4.6B border bill, fewer curbs on Trump immigration policies than House plan, next step unclear....
21:48, 2019-06-26

APNewsBreak: Police won’t fight California use-of-force bill SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Two major police organizations are dropping their opposition to California legislation that would tighten the standard for ...
01:20, 2019-05-24

Jessica Biel Opposes California’s Vaccine Bill. Here’s What It Would Do. Lobbying by celebrity opponents has drawn national attention to a measure that would make medical exemptions to vaccination harder to get....
21:48, 2019-06-13

Public to weigh in on revised California vaccine bill SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Residents are getting their first chance to weigh in on a revised California measure giving state public health officials o...
07:44, 2019-06-20

Workers at Tesla's California car factory got injured less often in 2019, improving on the automaker's historically lackluster safety record (TSLA) Tesla The injury rate at Tesla's California factory decreased last year and is 5% better than the average rate for large manufacturers, Laurie Shelby...
22:32, 2020-02-05

California Labor Bill, Near Passage, Is Blow to Uber and Lyft The companies seem to have fallen short in efforts to dodge legislation classifying many workers in the gig economy as employees and not contractors....
02:36, 2019-09-10

Jessica Biel clarifies that she's not against vaccinations after lobbying against California bill Just hours after being labeled as anti-vaccination for joining Robert F. Kennedy Jr. in lobbying against a bill that would limit medical exemptions, ...
16:36, 2019-06-13

California governor signs bill for $21 billion wildfire fund California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a bill approved by lawmakers a day earlier that creates a $21 billion fund to help bankrupt PG&E Co...
00:24, 2019-07-13

California lawmakers consider bill that would 'lead the world' on gig worker rights Assembly Bill 5 would enact protections for workers, requiring them to meet three standards to be considered a contractorCalifornia legislators are s...
08:00, 2019-08-30

California advances bill that would 'lead the world' on gig worker rights Assembly Bill 5 would enact protections for workers, requiring them to meet three standards to be considered a contractorA bill that would fundamenta...
23:04, 2019-08-30

The US Senate unanimously passed a bill to defend human rights in Hong Kong — a powerful act of defiance against China as pro-democracy protests rage Kyodo News via Getty Images The US Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill to protect human rights in Hong Kong as protests continue to rage in t...
05:04, 2019-11-20

DoorDash is under fire for its controversial tipping policy. We asked Uber, Lyft, Instacart and other gig-economy startups how much of your tips go directly to their workers (UBER, LYFT) Katie Canales/Business Insider DoorDash is under fire for an opaque tipping system that customers are saying is misleading. In some cases, tips cou...
12:08, 2019-07-23

California governor backs bill expanding racing board powers LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom said he’s supporting legislation that would give the California Horse Racing Board authority to quickly su...
00:36, 2019-05-31

Has the climate crisis made California too dangerous to live in? | Bill McKibben As with so many things, Californians are going first where the rest of us will followMonday morning dawned smoky across much of California, and it da...
07:44, 2019-10-29

#StephonClark: Bill Policing When Cops Can Use Lethal Force Advances in California A little more than a year after Sacramento, Calif., police gunned down an unarmed Stephon Clark as the 22-year-old father of two stood in his grandpa...
05:52, 2019-05-25

Will a California bill give players a slice of college sports' $14bn pie? California’s governor is on the verge of signing the Fair Pay to Play Act, which promises to end the exploitation of student-athletes by the multibil...
11:36, 2019-09-15

California lawmakers fail to pass bill to combat housing crisis SB50 would have overridden zoning laws to allow small apartment buildings in single-family-home neighborhoodsCalifornia lawmakers have failed to pass...
15:52, 2020-01-30

California plans to end 'lunch shaming' with a new bill that guarantees meals for all students SB 265 will require that all public school students have a meal provided by the school "even if their parent or guardian has unpaid meal fees."  ...
20:36, 2019-10-14

California lawmakers fail to pass a bill that would combat the housing crisis SB50 would have overridden zoning laws to allow small apartment buildings in single-family-home neighborhoodsCalifornia lawmakers have failed to pass...
06:00, 2020-01-30

California Lawmakers Pass Bill Allowing College Athletes To Profit From Endorsements The California State Assembly on Monday passed a bill that would allow college athletes to sign endorsement deals. SB 206, the Fair Pay To Play Act, ...
08:20, 2019-09-10

California housing bill’s failure sparks fierce debate on how to solve crisis Lawmakers, housing advocates and community groups all demand action – but few agree on a solutionAn ambitious bill seeking to combat California’s hou...
15:44, 2020-01-31

California bill nearing passage could be domino that brings down NCAA's amateurism philosophy A critical bill on the verge of passing could put the NCAA to the ultimate test: paying players...
19:52, 2019-09-10

California housing bill’s failure comes amid fierce debate on how to solve crisis Lawmakers, housing advocates and community groups all demand action – but few agree on a solutionAn ambitious bill seeking to combat California’s hou...
16:44, 2020-01-31

California governor signs bill requiring presidential candidates to release tax returns But even if the law withstands a likely legal challenge, Trump could avoid the requirements by choosing not to compete in California’s primary....
22:28, 2019-07-30

California governor vetoes bill aimed at stopping Trump environment rollbacks Bill would have helped regulators counter federal directivesGavin Newsom vows to continue fight on environmental issuesCalifornia governor Gavin News...
15:24, 2019-09-28

Coward Republicans in the Oregon State Senate Are Still Hiding From State Police After Killing Climate Bill Shit is really getting wild in Oregon (and, I guess, directly outside of it). Last Thursday, 11 Republicans in the state senate managed to help kill ...
02:32, 2019-06-27

California lawmaker withdraws bill banning flavored tobacco products after 'hostile amendments' A proposed California bill that would prohibit sales of flavored tobacco products in stores and vending machines in the nation's most populous s...
04:52, 2019-05-24

LeBron James backs California bill that would allow college athletes to make money off endorsements The NBA superstar is on board with the Fair Pay to Play Act, which would allow college athletes to have endorsement deals...
22:36, 2019-09-05

A student-housing startup grows to 100 employees by being selective about its employees — and its investors Business InsiderUniplaces Uniplaces, a web platform focused on helping students find accommodations in Spain, Paris, Portugal, and other locations th...
22:12, 2020-01-17

Former employees from WeWork share stories about Adam Neumann running around barefoot, yelling at employees, and demanding cases of tequila WeWork; Eduardo Munoz/REUTERS; Samantha Lee/Business Insider We spoke with sources who worked closely with ousted WeWork CEO Adam Neumann, and many ...
03:12, 2019-09-30

Apple employees donated more to Bernie Sanders than any other presidential candidate — and he's leading in donations from Google and Amazon employees too (AAPL) Bernie Sanders, a democratic socialist and Big Tech critic, reportedly drew in more money from Big Tech employees than any other Democratic candidate...
17:40, 2020-02-10

Former employees from WeWork share stories about Adam Neumann running around barefoot, yelling at employees and demanding cases of tequila WeWork; Eduardo Munoz/REUTERS; Samantha Lee/Business Insider We spoke with sources who worked closely with ousted WeWork CEO Adam Neumann, and many ...
02:32, 2019-09-30

The Bill That Would Make Uber And Lyft Drivers Employees Isn't Just Making Uber And Lyft Nervous It appears increasingly likely AB5, the California bill that would significantly narrow the definition of an independent contractor in the state and ...
15:52, 2019-09-06

NCAA President Threatens California Schools Over State Bill Allowing College Athletes To Make Money Earlier this year, two California state senators introduced SB 206, much to the chagrin of NCAA bureaucrats. The bill, which is also known as the Fai...
22:08, 2019-06-24

LeBron James hosted California Gov. Gavin Newsom as he signed into law a bill allowing college athletes to be paid Uninterrupted / YouTube On Monday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed SB 206, also known as the Fair Pay to Play Act, a bill that gives student-athl...
18:04, 2019-09-30

I compared economy and premium economy on British Airways one week apart, and for less than $200, I'd upgrade every time Alison Millington / Insider On a recent trip from London to Toronto, I flew in both economy and premium economy on British Airways to see whether the...
14:24, 2020-01-11

Germany's economy just shrank, meaning Europe's biggest economy is 'teetering on the edge of recession' Reuters/Hannibal Hanschke Germany's economy shrank 0.1% in the second quarter, driven by a decline in exports due to the US-China trade war. The slo...
12:04, 2019-08-14

Uber and Lyft reveal their alternative proposal to California's new gig-economy law (UBER, LYFT) Associated Press Uber and Lyft took a major hit in California last month when lawmakers passed Assembly Bill 5, which could dramatically reshape the ...
19:44, 2019-10-29

Walmart employees call for walkout over gun sales Employees troubled by Walmart’s decision to continue to sell firearms, even after a mass shooting in one of it In the wake of the weekend’s deadly shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, a pair of Walmart employees are joining a number of gun control ad...
01:48, 2019-08-08

Define 'Homophobic' Imagine my surprise when late last week, I, an out gay man, found myself enrolled in an online course on homophobia that was attempting to teach me s...
18:56, 2019-07-15

'Acne does not define me' Abigail has faced abuse from strangers because of her cystic acne but is now fighting back using social media....
19:16, 2019-05-21

The 25 Works of Art That Define the Contemporary Age Three artists and a pair of curators came together at The New York Times to attempt to make a list of the era’s essential artworks. Here’s their conv...
11:48, 2019-07-15

Organized Amazon warehouse workers got two fired co-workers rehired: report An Amazon delivery center in California reportedly rehired two warehouse workers after their colleagues organized to demand they be reinstated....
01:28, 2019-10-05

Ex-workers at Newfoundland shipyard raise concern workers’ compensation claims being ignored Ex-workers from an old shipyard in Newfoundland and Labrador are worried that a new development at their former worksite could lead to workers’...
00:04, 2019-11-01

A look at the seminal broadcasting moves that define the NFL Pete Rozelle would not be surprised to see television’s impact on the NFL as the league celebrates its 100th season this year...
00:24, 2019-08-24

4 trends that will define the future of economics Insider StudiosInsider Studios Economics is a discipline with almost 250 years of history. As we look ahead, there are a number of different trends t...
17:16, 2019-10-25

Amazon warehouse workers got fired co-workers rehired An Amazon delivery center in California reportedly rehired two warehouse workers after their colleagues organized to demand they be reinstated. Accor...
20:20, 2019-10-07

Terms Like ‘OK Boomer’ Are Hard to Define. This Dictionary Is Trying To Do It Anyway As social media has eaten the world, novel words and phrases have started to spread at hyperloop speed. It used to take years for neologisms to filte...
15:12, 2020-02-12

Taylor Phinney Refused To Let One Horrible Crash Define Him American cyclist Taylor Phinney retired yesterday at age 29, ending a decade of professional racing. Phinney’s career is defined by two days in the s...
20:16, 2019-10-17

What exactly is camp? The Met’s new exhibit says it’s hard to define, but it does involve feathers. “Camp: Notes on Fashion” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute includes everything from Björk’s swan dress to Caravaggio....
15:36, 2019-05-10

Ibrahimovic's legacy hard to define as he says goodbye to Hollywood Zlatan Ibrahimovic has picked up and left LA Galaxy after a season and a half, but what legacy has North America’s most headline-worthy player since ...
10:20, 2019-11-14

Hope Solo peels back the controversies that define her Hope Solo will always remember her wedding day, which will forever be linked to the turbulent hours prior. Discussing her marriage to former NFL play...
16:24, 2019-06-12

Erickson Lubin out to prove one loss does not define a career Nathaniel Gallimore can’t handle resurgent Erickson Lubin The post Erickson Lubin out to prove one loss does not define a career appeared first on Bo...
15:00, 2019-10-28

How a Wave of Ascendant Pop Stars Could Define the Next Decade of Music While 2019 may not have been an explosive year in pop music, it teed up the personalities and story lines that could define the next decade in listen...
13:00, 2020-01-23

Djokovic and Federer showdown could define how this rivalry is remembered "After witnessing the grandest of rivalries, we now look towards one far more difficult to define. Perhaps Sunday’s showdown will go some way to tell...
11:16, 2019-07-22

Currents: Services: Custom Sofas From Interior Define Interior Define’s sofas are made to order, but at a lower cost than those sold by conventional retailers....
21:08, 2019-04-11

The tricky balance that could define Codemasters' GRID reboot GRID's reboot is a welcome boost for motorsport gaming but its success will be defined by whether its attempt to cater for casual and simulation game...
16:44, 2019-07-10

The Sixth Sense at 20: the smash hit that remains impossible to define M Night Shyamalan’s somber breakout brought him critical and commercial acclaim and gave us one of cinema’s most talked about twistsFor major studios...
07:28, 2019-08-06

From Minecraft to Auto Chess: The 29 games that define the 2010s GamesBeat's games of the 2010s tell a story that goes beyond what's "the best" -- we choose the games that tell the story of the industry's developme...
19:36, 2019-12-30

We've spent the decade letting our tech define us. It's out of control Technology has grown from some devices and platforms we use to an entire environment in which we functionWe may come to remember this decade as the o...
07:20, 2019-12-29

Using recent gene flow to define microbe populations Identifying species among plants and animals has been a full-time occupation for some biologists, but the task is even more daunting for the myriad m...
18:48, 2019-08-08

R.I.P. Fred Silverman, network exec who helped define the look and feel of '70s TV Fred Silverman has died. The prolific television executive and producer—and namesake of the character of Fred from Scooby-Doo—was one of the most pow...
00:36, 2020-01-31

Juice WRLD: the unapologetic rapper who helped define a new sound The rapper and singer reached millions by filling a void in hip-hop: tackling depression, addiction and heartbreak in anthems trembling with traumaRa...
22:48, 2019-12-08

Quirks and provocations define Paris Fashion Week shows It was quirks and provocations galore at the second major day of Paris Fashion Week collections...
18:20, 2019-09-25

‘Ostomy doesn’t have to define you’: Toronto woman fights to end stigma A Toronto woman is harnessing the power of social media in an effort to reduce the stigma around ostomy in an evolving campaign that has spanned a de...
13:44, 2019-10-10

Manuel Pellegrini faces five days that could define his West Ham future • Manager leads side into two fixtures at London Stadium• Chilean acknowledges club’s home form must improveManuel Pellegrini has acknowledged West H...
15:04, 2019-12-27

Djokovic and Federer's Sunday showdown could define how this rivalry is remembered "After witnessing the grandest of rivalries, we now look towards one far more difficult to define. Perhaps Sunday’s showdown will go some way to tell...
22:36, 2019-07-12

17 of the most viral images of all time that have helped define the 21st century so far Jeff McCurry/Cincinnati Zoo/Reuters The concept of viral photos has only been around for a couple of decades. But in that short time, countless image...
23:44, 2020-02-06

The protector, the multitasker, the holder of rocks: 10 moms define motherhood How do you sum up something so extraordinary in 100 words or fewer? We asked readers to try....
15:32, 2019-05-09

McCain’s family fights to define legacy of civility, service Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks at a rally in Davenport, Iowa, on Oct. 11, 2008. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File) ...
18:04, 2019-08-21

Zlatan says goodbye to Hollywood, leaving behind a legacy hard to define Zlatan Ibrahimovic has picked up and left LA Galaxy after a season and a half, but what legacy has North America’s most headline-worthy player since ...
10:00, 2019-11-14

Kamala Harris brushes off Biden 'kid' remark: 'Nobody's going to define me' – live Biden confuses website with text number in closing remarksEx-vice-president criticized over healthcare and immigration 5.33am BST Tulsi Gabbard kept ...
06:44, 2019-08-01

Charles Jencks, 80, Dies; Helped Define Postmodern Architecture His writings announced the death of Modernism, and the public spaces he designed were full of adventurous shapes and ideas....
22:12, 2019-10-17

You Know You Still Love It: How Gossip Girl Defied Expectations to Define a Generation Spotted: The internet having a collective meltdown over the news that Gossip Girl is coming back, ready to follow a new group of elite rich kids on t...
12:44, 2019-07-19

Why Does Rage Define ‘Parasite’ and Other Popular East Asian Movies? Many thriller and horror films from Japan, China and South Korea reveal a complicated relationship between those societies and the ancient tenets of ...
12:28, 2019-11-25

DuckTales lets Fenton define himself outside of Gizmoduck–and Mark Beaks outside of hashtags The newest “new” character in the DuckTales universe is one Gandra Dee. Voiced by The Good Places’s Jameela Jamil, Dee is a punk rebel scientist who ...
22:32, 2019-05-16

Before the little rear-engine, air-cooled runabout that came to define Italy’s car culture for decad Before the little rear-engine, air-cooled runabout that came to define Italy’s car culture for decades—the Fiat 500 “Nuova”—came onto the scene in th...
16:04, 2019-05-16

BANK OF AMERICA: 10 main themes will define the next decade. Here are the winners and losers for each. Reuters/Pawel Kopczynski Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts published a list of 10 megatrends that could shape the next decade for investors. The...
19:08, 2019-12-04

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's legacy hard to define as he bids Hollywood farewell The Swede has picked up and left LA Galaxy after a season and a half, but what legacy has North America’s most headline-worthy player since Pelé left...
10:44, 2019-11-14

Rafael Nadal won’t let Grand Slam chase of Roger Federer define him Rafael Nadal will be able to sleep at night even if he does not set the record for most Grand Slam titles. But the Spanish Bull will sleep better if ...
09:04, 2019-09-08

Five big questions that will define 2019-20 NBA season: How can new-look contenders find basketball nirvana? We preview the upcoming season with a big-picture look at the most interesting storylines after a wild summer...
00:36, 2019-10-18

Europe may define Guardiola’s City era but home rule is no mean feat | Barney Ronay FA Cup success on Saturday would make it five domestic trophies out of the last six for Manchester City under a manager who has made domestic dominan...
20:08, 2019-05-17

Islamic Empires: Fifteen Cities that Define a Civilization by Justin Marozzi​ - review Islam's rich history, full of characters and incident, comes alive in this look at its teeming urban centres...
13:52, 2019-08-15

House Judiciary panel preparing vote to define Trump impeachment probe The House Judiciary Committee is preparing to take its first formal vote to define what Chairman Jerry Nadler calls an ongoing “impeachment investiga...
04:04, 2019-09-07

Google workers protest company's decision to place workers on leave: 'Instead of listening to us, the company has chosen to silence us.' (GOOG) Google workers gathered outside the company's San Francisco office Friday to protest its recent decision to put two employees on administrative leave...
02:32, 2019-11-23

Sorting the Sunday Pile, Week 13: Seven horrendous losses on an ugly day define multiple NFL seasons The NFL proved ugly in Week 13, so let's rank the seven worst losses from the week that was...
23:08, 2019-12-02

The CEO of Twitter and Square says he's moving to Africa for at least 3 months next year because the continent will 'define the future' (TWTR) AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter and Square, tweeted his farewell to Africa on Wednesday, but announced that he would return...
22:36, 2019-11-27

Many American Jews are worried Trump's decision to define Judaism as a nationality and not just a religion will do far more harm than good MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images President Donald Trump reportedly plans to sign an executive order which will classify Judaism as a race or national...
06:12, 2019-12-11

Champions League could define Zinedine Zidane's second spell as Real Madrid coach – just as it did first time around Zinedine Zidane's remarkable record in the Champions League as Real Madrid coach will be put to the test in 2019-20....
20:24, 2019-08-29

Many American Jews are worried Trump's reported decision to define Judaism as a nationality and not just a religion would do far more harm than good MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday with the goal of combatting anti-Semitism on college c...
04:12, 2019-12-12

Scott Parker: Sky-high standards and a culture of winning helping to define Fulham's Premier League charge Scott Parker has promised to create the right culture at Fulham and he is confident the club is on the right track in their bid to return to the Prem...
08:24, 2019-11-22

America's most influential flight attendant helped end the longest government shutdown. Now she's on a mission to revive unions — and she tells us why labor rights will define the next generation. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/Getty Images Sara Nelson is the president of the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, an affiliate of the AFL-CIO, and a p...
20:32, 2019-12-27

Bill.com in receipt of strong demand as up-sized IPO prices above expectations (BILL) In a case of "better late than never", the IPO market is finally heating up with only a couple weeks...
15:56, 2019-12-12

Alcoholism doesn't confine me any longer – and it doesn't define me either | Jack Monroe Gone are the dreadful hangovers, regrets and shame that went hand in glove with addiction, replaced after 12 months with a rekindled love of life, fa...
15:48, 2019-12-29

These sulfate-free hair-care products define and hydrate my curls so well that even my second-day hair looks great Amazon I have curly hair so searching for the ideal hair-care regimen has been expensive and frustrating. I recently came upon DevaCurl, a brand deve...
22:40, 2019-11-12

Bill Maher joked about Bill Clinton joining Jeffrey Epstein on ‘sex island’ back in 2015 HBO’s “Real Time” host Bill Maher made a crude joke in 2015 implying that former President Bill Clinton knew about Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged sex crim...
19:20, 2019-07-10

'The House Didn’t Define Us': Michelle Obama Talks Life Post-White House; She's Also Over Talking About Herself Ever wondered what it’d be like to listen in on one of Oprah and Michelle Obama’s conversations? Well, thousands at Brooklyn, N.Y.’s Barclays Center ...
00:48, 2020-02-15

Bill Cosby hit with $2.75M legal bill after losing dispute PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby has been hit with a $2.75 million legal bill as he marks the end of his first year in prison. The 82-year-old Cosby ha...
00:04, 2019-09-25

The Shift: Instagram Is Trying to Curb Bullying. First, It Needs to Define Bullying. The effort is part of a larger attempt by Instagram and its parent company, Facebook, to clean themselves up....
21:08, 2019-05-09

California's governor declares statewide emergency as Kincade Fire continues to rip through Northern California alongside hurricane-force wind gusts of 78 mph PHILIP PACHECO/AFP via Getty ImagesSee the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: People are still debating the pink or grey sneaker, 2 year...
07:12, 2019-10-28

Bill Cosby slapped with $2.75M legal bill Bill Cosby has been hit with a $2.75 million legal bill as he marks the end of his first year in prison....
14:32, 2019-09-25

The trailer for Netflix's Bill Gates docuseries seems like a pretty great commercial for Bill Gates Bill Gates is a man with a complicated legacy in the public eye: part uber nerd, part Machiavellian schemer, part publicly celebrated philanthropist...
05:52, 2019-08-30

California earthquake map: Where in southern California was the earthquake? Foreign office travel advice and more A large swathe of southern California and Nevada has been hit by the region's strongest earthquake in more than two decades....
14:48, 2019-07-05

Monty Passes obituary My friend Monty Passes, who has died aged 98, was a successful businessman, art collector and academic. Through the business investments he made in t...
18:16, 2019-11-05

Holocaust survivor Eva Kor passes away at age 85 TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Holocaust survivor Eva Kor, who championed forgiveness even for those who carried out the Holocaust atrocities, died Thursda...
20:40, 2019-07-04

Ronnie Rowe passes away Trainer Ronnie Rowe has died at the age of 62 The post Ronnie Rowe passes away appeared first on Boxing News....
19:16, 2020-01-07

Sammy McCarthy passes away Daniel Herbert pays tribute to former British champion Sammy McCarthy The post Sammy McCarthy passes away appeared first on Boxing News....
04:00, 2020-02-12

Bob Willis passes away, aged 70 "Former England bowler Bob Willis has passed away at the age of 70 following a short illness."...
17:48, 2019-12-04

Bill Cosby was not a fan of Eddie Murphy's Bill Cosby jokes on SNL The relationship between Eddie Murphy and Bill Cosby—the most influential Black performers of the 1980s and ’90s (and also, arguably, all time)—has a...
21:24, 2019-12-23

Healthcare spending passes $11,000 a person Healthcare spending for each person living in the United States surpassed $11,000 in 2018 for the first time, bringing the total spending on healthca...
23:00, 2019-12-05

Cate Blanchett Always Passes on Ice. Unless It's an Iceberg. The ‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’ actress and reluctant fashion icon on her fantasy guest list, her most recent binge-watch and her commitment to suns...
21:20, 2019-08-01

UA legend Dick Tomey passes away at the age of 80 Coach Dick Tomey honored during a game in 2014/ Arizona Football Facebook Page TUCSON – After a five-month battle with lung cancer, Univerisity...
16:32, 2019-05-11

Android Pie passes 20% adoption after 12 months After five months, Google still has not updated its Android distribution dashboard. But we do know that Android Pie has passed 20% adoption.Read More...
18:12, 2019-10-23

SummerGO Youth Passes now on sale TUCSON – This summer kids and teens can get around Tucson by using a SummerGO Youth Pass which are now on sale. Children between the ages of 6 ...
12:28, 2019-05-02

Samasource CEO Leila Janah passes away at 37 The cause of death, according to the company's website, was Epithelioid Sarcoma, a rare form of cancer....
22:56, 2020-01-25

Mariah Carey passes the torch to Lil Nas X Mariah Carey probably figured that "One Sweet Day," an artist would break her record, and it has happened....
16:40, 2019-07-30

A Deadline Passes With Little to Show for Fliers The Transportation Department had a year to comply with new laws on airplane evacuations, seat dimensions and much more, but many of those requiremen...
15:12, 2019-10-09

Austria passes smoking ban in bars and restaurants “After many setbacks and 18 months of political ignorance it was finally possible to set a law in motion that will improve Austrians’ lives,” Social ...
22:16, 2019-07-02

France passes tax on tech giants despite US threats The Trump administration says the new 3% tax on sales in France will harm US online giants....
12:36, 2019-07-11

German parliament passes record budget The German parliament has passed a record budget for 2020, including defense spending that will bring it closer to the NATO 2% goal. The new budget a...
13:00, 2019-11-29

Guardian and Observer charity appeal passes £750,000 More than 10,000 readers contribute to climate initiatives with just under a week to goWith just under a week to go, more than £750,000 has been dona...
14:04, 2020-01-06

Einstein was right (again!) as general relativity passes another test By analyzing the extraordinarily strong gravitational pull of the giant black hole at the center of the Milky Way on a star near it, astronomers have...
12:00, 2019-07-30

Nevada legislature passes abortion protections The Nevada assembly passed a measure to roll back abortion restrictions Tuesday, sending the bill to Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak....
23:44, 2019-05-21

Climate change: New Zealand passes 'zero carbon' law New Zealand has passed a law that aims to make the country almost carbon neutral by 2050. Farmers, who bring in a large portion of foreign income, wi...
10:40, 2019-11-07

On fourth try, House passes $19.1B disaster aid package House lawmakers cleared a critical disaster aid package Monday, overruling a group of conservatives who had blocked unanimous consent of the measure ...
12:52, 2019-06-04

Iran passes 300 kg limit on low-enriched uranium Iran has breached the 300 kilograms of low-enriched uranium allowed under the 2015 international nuclear accord. The amount is far short of that need...
15:16, 2019-07-01

WWII Navajo female veteran passes away TUCSON-A WWII female veteran passed away on Saturday in her Tucson home. Sophie Yazzie, a 105-year-old served in the Women's Army Air Corps. The fami...
02:32, 2020-01-26

House passes USMCA, delivering win to Trump The House today passed the new North American trade pact, delivering President Donald Trump a major legislative victory just a day after his impeachm...
22:48, 2019-12-19

John McCain’s dog passes away after drowning in pipe PHOENIX (AP) – John McCain’s dog, who was always at the senator’s side until his death last year, died after getting stuck in a pip...
20:00, 2019-05-06

Interrailing: a guide to prices, passes and planning While spontaneity and adventure underpin the appeal of the Interrail pass, planning is also essential. We break down the many optionsThe Interrail pa...
08:52, 2019-06-22

House passes two bills to ban new offshore drilling (This September 11 story corrects name to Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, not Reserve in first paragraph)...
18:28, 2019-09-12

New Zealand passes law to help combat climate change WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand lawmakers on Thursday joined forces across the aisle to pass a bill aimed at combating climate change. The Zero...
20:12, 2019-11-07

Aguero passes Henry's goal mark "Sergio Aguero has surpassed Thierry Henry as the most prolific foreign striker in Premier League history."...
19:00, 2020-01-12

'Watchmen' likely to end after producer Damon Lindelof passes on more "Watchmen's" slightly cryptic ending appears to be the last we'll see of the HBO series, barring a change of heart by producer Damon Lindelof....
02:16, 2020-01-17

France passes law taxing internet giants The French Senate endorsed the so-called GAFA act which would target Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon, and other major tech companies with a 3% percen...
13:04, 2019-07-11