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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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

‘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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

‘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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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’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 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

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 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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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 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

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

#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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

IBM is laying off 1,700 employees IBM confirmed Friday that it is laying off 1,700 employees. The layoffs, which affect one half of 1 percent of IBM’s 340,000 strong workforce — were ...
19:04, 2019-06-07

Employees of Big Tech are speaking out like never before SAN FRANCISCO — When Liz O’Sullivan was hired at the New York City-based artificial intelligence company Clarifai in 2017, she felt lucky to find wor...
23:16, 2019-08-26

Myspace Employees Used to Spy on Users Robert Mueller will testify, malware wrecks IoT, and more of the week's top security news....
15:08, 2019-06-29

Some TSA employees are being sent to the US-Mexico border The Trump administration is starting to send hundreds of Transportation Security Administration employees to the U.S.-Mexico border to help handle th...
02:20, 2019-05-16

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

Google Employees Don't Want Their Company Anywhere Near Pride No corporations at Pride, just Google employees pointing out the hypocrisy of their company....
20:20, 2019-06-26

Huawei Says, Without Evidence, That U.S. Pressured Its Employees The Chinese technology giant said the American government had used harassment, entrapment and cyberattacks to disrupt its operations in recent months...
17:44, 2019-09-03

Chandler employees to use self-driving cars CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) – Dozens of city employees in the Phoenix suburb of Chandler will use self-driving vehicles at work in partnership with Wa...
01:32, 2019-07-08

JLR employees could move to a four-day working week News 12 Jun, 2019 Employees at Jaguar’s Castle Bromwich plant will sign a ballot later this week, deciding if the plant will move to a ...
20:00, 2019-06-12

This restaurant likes to tattoo its employees More than 30 of Nova Cafe’s current and former employees got tattoo of a bacon and eggs/skull and crossbone designIt’s not required that you get a ta...
13:04, 2019-08-01

Delta Thinks Its Employees Are Morons Delta, an airline company that absorbs over $5 billion in annual profit and has a share price that’s soared to over eight times its value since 2011,...
21:28, 2019-05-09

Top US bosses earn 278 times more than their employees Chief executives earned an average of $17.2m each last year and their pay grew more than 1000 % since 1978, survey findsChief executives at the US’s ...
11:44, 2019-08-14

Memorial set for 5 slain Capital Gazette employees ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Journalists will gather in a park in Annapolis, Maryland, for a memorial for the five Capital Gazette employees who were shot t...
07:40, 2019-06-28

Riot Employees Prepare For Walkout Today Los Angeles-based Riot Games employees are preparing for a walkout this afternoon in protest of the company’s stance on forced arbitration in what ap...
18:08, 2019-05-06

Enboarder raises $8 million to onboard new employees Enboarder has raised $8 million in funding for its business of helping employers create great ways to bring aboard new employees.Read More...
11:36, 2019-06-19

Amazon employees to execs: Do more on climate change Amazon is facing pressure from thousands of employees to take a stronger stance on climate change....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Riot Games will let new employees opt for lawsuits over arbitration Under pressure from employees, Riot Games announced tonight that it will let new employees opt to sue rather than be forced into arbitration.Read Mor...
07:00, 2019-05-03

High-tech ways to keep employees happy Companies offer gym deals and cycle schemes - but how do they know if these are what staff want?...
01:52, 2019-09-13

Amazon offers employees $10G and 3 months pay to quit Amazon's shopping experience and Prime subscriptions rely heavily on the company's ability to deliver orders extremely quickly....
15:24, 2019-05-14

Employees fear layoffs after CBS and Viacom merger The merger of CBS and Viacom has staffers bracing for layoffs — but the companies are keeping mum about when and where they’ll wield the ax. “The big...
03:52, 2019-08-14

Don’t be afraid to give your employees real autonomy A control-oriented management style doesn't work well in a knowledge economy powered by code. Let your workers set their direction, speed, and destin...
20:04, 2019-08-10

AFL-CIO's Own Employees Weigh in On Brewing Leadership Conflict Last night, the personal and professional dispute that has gripped the highest ranks of the AFL-CIO’s leadership was joined by another relevant party...
16:44, 2019-05-03

Amazon to spend $700 million to retrain a third of US employees Amazon will provide technical training to about one-third of its US workforce at a cost of more than $700 million. Amazon, which like other companies...
16:32, 2019-07-11

Amazon to employees: We’ll pay you to quit and haul packages NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its employees with a proposition: Quit your job and we’ll hel...
15:08, 2019-05-13

Over half employees eat unhealthy at work, study says Employees aren't eating nutritious lunches at work, but many are looking for better options, new research shows....
17:16, 2019-06-25

Abuse Charges Dropped Against Daycare Employees SOMERSET, Ky. (LEX 18)- Charges have been dropped against two employees at a Wayne County daycare. Diana Myers and Tasha Cox were charged with child ...
19:28, 2019-06-25

Amazon to help employees start package delivery business Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its employees with a proposition: Quit your job and we’ll help you start a business...
21:32, 2019-05-13

Congress joins debate over sending TSA employees to border WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers are clashing over the Trump administration’s move to send hundreds of Transportation Security Administration employ...
21:12, 2019-05-21

Google employees reportedly retaliated against for reporting harassment Dozens of Google employees claim that when they filed complaints about harassment with human resources, they were retaliated against, according to a ...
20:00, 2019-09-10

Google wants employees to stop talking politics at work Google CEO Sundar Pichai explained the tech giant's new guidelines, which now discourage workers from discussing politics on internal communication f...
00:08, 2019-08-28

Google wants its employees to stop discussing politics at work Google CEO Sundar Pichai explained the tech giant's new guidelines, which now discourage workers from discussing politics on internal communication f...
20:00, 2019-08-27

Bratz maker trying to lure Mattel employees to his company The battle between Barbie and Bratz dolls is getting personal. Isaac Larian, the colorful head of MGA Entertainment, the company behind Bratz dolls, ...
15:36, 2019-08-07

Bratz-maker trying to lure Mattel employees to his company The battle between Barbie and Bratz dolls is getting personal. Isaac Larian, the colorful head of MGA Entertainment, the company behind Bratz dolls, ...
05:36, 2019-08-07

Disney heiress says employees unhappy with working conditions A Disney heiress claims that she went undercover at Disneyland, and says she wasn’t happy with what she saw. In a recent interview for Yahoo’s “Throu...
01:04, 2019-07-16

Uber Drivers Are Contractors, Not Employees, Labor Board Says The National Labor Relations Board’s position is a setback for drivers who had hoped to join forces to push for better pay and working conditions....
23:28, 2019-05-14

How good CEOs make personal connections with employees When Anna Sharts began her first day of employment at Northwell Health in March, like all new hires she attended an orientation in New Hyde Park, NY....
14:20, 2019-05-19

Welcome to a timeline in which Letterboxd needs to clarify that its employees are "not Nazi sympathizers" Like many of us, Letterboxd user SilentDawn felt compelled to revisit Inglourious Basterds—what with a new Quentin Tarantino film in theaters and all...
20:08, 2019-07-31

62 border employees being investigated for secret Facebook group WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said Monday that 62 current and eight former Border Patrol employees are under interna...
23:24, 2019-07-15

Amazon re-training employees after mistakenly blocking Christian ads Amazon is retraining its staff after incorrectly blocking several Christian sellers from advertising online for crosses, Bibles and religious symbols...
20:48, 2019-05-14

Louvre employees mull closing museum again over overcrowding PARIS (AP) — Employees at the Louvre in Paris are mulling whether to close the museum for a second day this week over tourist overcrowding. The world...
16:48, 2019-05-28

Amazon re-training employees after mistakenly blocking religious ads Amazon is retraining its staff after incorrectly blocking several Christian sellers from advertising online for crosses, Bibles, and religious symbol...
17:20, 2019-05-14

CEO Ian Sohn posts memo to employees: Never ‘apologize for having lives’ Ian Sohn, president of creative tech agency Wunderman Chicago, has a few choice words for employees who eschew work for other responsibilities. In an...
23:32, 2019-05-24

Huawei employees reportedly helped African governments spy Well, the US now has yet another reported case of espionage-related misdeeds it can point to as additional proof of why the Huawei ban should remain ...
20:56, 2019-08-15

GM Canada temporarily lays off 1,200 employees as U.S. strike continues The employees, who work on the Oshawa truck line, will still receive full wages while the strike by some 48,000 GM workers in the U.S. continues....
20:16, 2019-09-18

All but 1 of the Virginia Beach shooting victims were city employees Associated Press In a press conference Saturday morning, police said that 12 people were killed and an additional four were injured when a gunman op...
21:40, 2019-06-01

Google Employees Say They Faced Retaliation After Organizing Walkout Two Google workers who called for an employee protest over the company’s treatment of sexual harassment said they were demoted or told their role wou...
21:56, 2019-04-22

Amazon employees in Minneapolis are fighting for better conditions. And it’s working Workers have banded together to improve wages, transit and housing, and acting like their own unionOn 15 July 2019 Amazon fulfillment workers outside...
12:20, 2019-07-16

Google employees will sit in to protest alleged retaliation for walkout Google employees will hold a sit-in Wednesday to send a message about alleged retaliation employees have faced from their managers....
11:52, 2019-05-02

Magazine giant Meredith quietly axes 60 employees Media giant Meredith — under pressure to reap cost savings from last year’s $2.8 billion acquisition of Time Inc. — quietly axed about 60 employees, ...
23:28, 2019-06-07

New report claims some Snapchat employees spied on users A new report from Motherboard reveals that Snap employees in the past have abused internal tools in order to glean information about user emails, use...
01:04, 2019-05-24

Barstool Sports Employees Organize To Smooch Their Boss's Ass Prompted by The Ringer’s unionization, Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy, whose site uses the tagline “By the common man, for the common man,” has...
00:40, 2019-08-14

Vox Media, employees come to terms on tentative new labor agreement The digital-news company and the union struck a deal after a walkout and 29-hour bargaining session....
01:36, 2019-06-08

4 school employees suspended after test scores invalidated PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky superintendent says he has suspended four employees at an eastern Kentucky elementary school following an investi...
15:24, 2019-05-29

Google Settles With U.S. Labor Agency Over Employees’ Speech As part of its settlement with the National Labor Relations Board, the search giant will remind workers of their rights to discuss workplace issues....
19:04, 2019-09-12

Home Depot employees build 2-year-old boy a walker CEDARTOWN, Ga. (CNN) – Employees at a Georgia Home Depot are being praised for helping out a 2-year-old boy who has trouble getting around. 2-y...
06:36, 2019-05-28

Amazon is spending big to retrain employees – and so should you | Gene Marks While small firms can’t afford the $700m Amazon is spending, they can send workers to conferences and workshops to acquire skills – and get a tax ben...
13:52, 2019-07-19

Thousands of employees do yoga in front of Disney castles ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Pluto wasn’t doing a downward dog, but thousands of Disney workers unrolled their yoga mats in front of castles at the com...
17:28, 2019-06-21

Wilhelmina modeling agency sues five employees who quit The Wilhelmina modeling agency has filed a $5 million lawsuit against the five workers who abruptly walked out a week ago, according to new Manhattan...
21:16, 2019-05-28

Amazon to pay employees to start their own package delivery businesses Amazon has announced plans to help existing employees start their own package delivery companies and cover some of their costs.Read More...
14:56, 2019-05-13

Man threatens Popeyes employees with gun after chicken sandwich sold out News that the fast-food chain’s sandwich sold out nationwide has brought one lawsuit and at least two incidents of violenceA man pulled a gun at a Po...
17:04, 2019-09-03

Amazon to employees: Quit your job, we’ll help you start a delivery business Enlarge / Completed customer orders are seen in their boxes, awaiting delivery, at the Amazon Fulfillment Centre on November 14, 2018, in Hemel Hemps...
17:36, 2019-05-13

LIRR employees refusing to work overtime after MTA crackdown Hundreds of Long Island Rail Road workers are refusing to work overtime shifts this weekend to protest the MTA’s crackdown on OT abuse, accordi...
23:36, 2019-05-10

Three NYPD employees busted for separate crimes in 2 boroughs Three NYPD employees were busted overnight across Staten Island and Queens, one of whom was found with drugs and counterfeit cash, police said Saturd...
17:44, 2019-09-14

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

British Steel says funding is in place for all employees to be paid in full for May British Steel is continuing "to work with all parties to achieve an outcome that secures its future success", with funding in place for employees to ...
18:36, 2019-05-21

Uber stock rises after NLRB rules drivers are not employees Uber drivers who are agitating for full-time employee status face a lengthy stretch ahead. Shares of the ride-hailing giant rose 3.3 percent on Wedne...
04:48, 2019-05-16

Companies to take ‘disciplinary action’ against employees protesting in Hong Kong Hong Kong International Airport said in a statement that the demonstration "seriously disrupted'' airport operations....
18:36, 2019-08-12

New research finds that “employees who have a white male advocate often end up with higher pay, and New research finds that “employees who have a white male advocate often end up with higher pay, and most of those employees are white men. Women—part...
18:52, 2019-08-09

Home Depot employees in Georgia build walker for boy, 2, with hypotonia Two-year-old Logan Moore needed help to walk, and thanks to Home Depot employees in Cedartown, Ga., he can now do so on his own....
23:08, 2019-05-28

Armed men tied up employees in ‘massive’ Diamond District heist At least three armed men tied up employees and cleaned out a jewelry store Sunday in a “massive” mid-day heist in Midtown, police said. The robbery w...
23:48, 2019-08-25

KFC restaurant in North Carolina explodes after employees leave for the night Police had also learned that employees smelled gas when closing the store, and the manager had called the gas company before locking up....
15:40, 2019-07-12

Amazon Uses a Twitter Army of Employees to Fight Criticism of Warehouses They love working there. It’s great. They love it. It’s great. They love it. It’s great. They love it. It’s great. They love it. It’s great. They lov...
22:48, 2019-08-15

Disney employees reveal best theme park spots to 'hook up' in DISNEY workers revealed their insider tips. Apparently, there's one place guests should go if they want to "hook-up" without being spotted....
12:04, 2019-07-07

Amazon Offers to Pay Employees $10,000 to Quit Their Jobs and Deliver Packages Instead NEW YORK — Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its employees with a proposition: Quit your job and we’ll he...
15:04, 2019-05-13

62 U.S. border patrol employees under internal investigation for Facebook posts U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said Monday that 62 current and eight former Border Patrol employees are under internal investigation fo...
05:52, 2019-07-16

State Department orders all non-emergency US employees to leave Iraq The U.S. State Department announced Wednesday they are ordering all non-emergency U.S. government employees to immediately leave Iraq....
14:08, 2019-05-15

Target Seeking To Hire 70 Employees for New Small-Format Store LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A new Target store will soon bring 70 jobs to the area. The new location at South Upper will celebrate the grand open...
15:20, 2019-05-16

Google employees refuse to be ‘complicit’ in any contracts with border control, ICE More than 600 Google employees are refusing to "be complicit" in any potential cloud computing work the tech giant might do for US Customs and Border...
20:16, 2019-08-15

Woman breaks into bar, drinks until employees show up in the morning: cops It’s five o’clock somewhere. A Kentucky woman was arrested for allegedly breaking into a closed bar and drinking there until employees showed up to o...
09:48, 2019-08-20

Hundreds of Google employees urge company to resist support for Ice Petition demands that the company not provide any technical services to US immigration agencies, citing ‘system of abuse’Tech giant Google is facing ...
16:44, 2019-08-16

Google Employees Say Their Careers Were Stymied After Reporting Harassment and Discrimination Last fall, news emerged that Google had issued massive payouts to executives accused of workplace sexual harassment, which prompted 20,000 employees ...
00:36, 2019-09-10

Rapper Fetty Wap arrested after allegedly assaulting 3 hotel employees Police in Las Vegas say rapper Fetty Wap was arrested after allegedly assaulting three employees at a hotel.        ...
02:40, 2019-09-03

How books are helping employees bond at this real estate company Sylvia Plath’s semi-autobiographical 1963 book “The Bell Jar” is most likely to be found in a sophomore English class, pored over by high-school stud...
15:44, 2019-09-14

Uber drivers are not employees, Fair Work Ombudsman rules Ruling declares that ridehailing company drivers decide whether, when and for how long they work, not when their employer saysThe ridehailing company...
05:24, 2019-06-07

'Not OK, Google': Employees, activists protest at Alphabet shareholder meeting Google employees, community activists and investors protested outside its parent company's headquarters in a show of force that coincided with a seri...
16:44, 2019-06-21

Dozens of Google employees were reportedly retaliated against for reporting harassment Dozens of Google employees claim that when they filed complaints about harassment with human resources, they were retaliated against, according to a ...
01:00, 2019-09-10

Riot Games employees walk out over workplace harassment lawsuits More than 150 workers at the developer’s Los Angeles HQ join protest – the largest such walkout in video game industry historyEmployees of Riot Games...
16:16, 2019-05-07

Huawei employees reportedly worked with Chinese military on AI projects Huawei Technologies Co employees worked on at least 10 research projects with Chinese armed forces personnel over the past decade, Bloomberg reported...
20:04, 2019-06-27

Degreed raises $75 million to plug employees’ skills gaps Learning and skill-tracking platform Degreed has raised $75 million to help employees learn new skills and advance their careers.Read More...
15:08, 2019-06-27

Adidas Sells Diversity. Black Employees Say It Doesn’t Practice It. Fewer than 4.5 percent of the workers at the company’s North American headquarters identify as black. Members of that small group say they feel ignor...
11:36, 2019-06-19

Sadiq Khan criticised after just 35 out of 75,000 employees take up scheme to help with childcare costs Sadiq Khan's record has been criticised after it emerged that only 35 parents had taken up a childcare deposit scheme out of more than 75,000 employe...
17:40, 2019-06-16

Watch: Melissa McCarthy pranks dry cleaning employees on 'Ellen' "The Kitchen" star Melissa McCarthy took instructions from Ellen DeGeneres for a hidden camera prank on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."...
18:08, 2019-09-10

Amazon’s FC Ready program will let employees do on-demand fulfillment work Amazon will soon begin piloting a new program at select fulfilment centers -- FC Ready -- that'll let new and existing employees sign up for extra wo...
20:12, 2019-06-28

Vox Media employees walk off the job in day-long effort to win new union contract The walkout, one of the boldest yet for digital journalists, starves popular websites of new content....
02:28, 2019-06-07

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

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

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

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

Want to See What’s Next for the Economy? Try This. Would you like to know what the health of the economy will be like months ahead of time? This rarely discussed "economic indicator" has a history of ...
21:12, 2019-07-16

Snapchat employees abused data access, spied on users: report Snapchat employees have been using internal tools — which offer them privileged access to user data — to spy on people’s pages, a r...
06:56, 2019-05-24

Lyft begins piloting discounts for late-shift employees in Nashville Lyft's Late Night Employee program will offer eligible bar and restaurant workers in Nashville's The District a discount on fare.Read More...
20:08, 2019-06-10

Over 150 Riot Employees Walk Out To Protest Forced Arbitration And Sexist Culture Over 150 discontented Riot Games employees walked out of the League of Legends publisher’s offices in Los Angeles today to protest the company’s stan...
00:28, 2019-05-07

Huawei employees reportedly caught helping African governments spy on opposition Well, the US now has yet another reported case of espionage-related misdeeds it can point to as additional proof of why the Huawei ban should remain ...
04:12, 2019-08-15

Looking to hire good employees? Kim Kardashian West has the answer | Gene Marks The celebrity turned law student’s prison reform work is a reminder employers shouldn’t overlook released prisonersThe economy is growing, the unempl...
11:56, 2019-06-21

Walmart Asks Employees To Remove Violent Video Game Signage For the past couple of days, Walmart employees have been receiving memos instructing them to remove “any signing or displays that contain violent ima...
04:16, 2019-08-09

Huawei employees worked with China’s military on tech research projects A report that Huawei employees worked on research projects alongside Chinese military personnel for at least 10 years can’t be good news for Hu...
15:36, 2019-06-27

Restaurant forced to close after employees caught putting laxative on pizza A Texas restaurant was shut down temporarily after it was discovered that employees put laxative on a pizza....
17:44, 2019-04-21

Health insurer Anthem has hired a bunch of Apple employees to help it modernize Tech companies like Apple are chasing the $3.5 trillion health care market that's been slow to evolve.Traditional health companies are striking ...
22:52, 2019-07-09

New Mexico police officer says Burger King employees drew pig on his order You can’t “have it your way” if it means verbally abusing cops. Burger King fired five employees at a New Mexico restaurant after t...
16:12, 2019-08-12

We froze the salaries of 20 executives – and it improved the lives of 500 employees | John Driscoll Executive pay is skyrocketing in the US. But I froze the salaries of my top team to benefit other workers – and it workedFive years ago, as a newly m...
22:24, 2019-05-15

NYC transit employees missed a ridiculous amount of work days last year The average New York City Transit employee missed 54 days of work last year, according to data obtained by The Post....
03:16, 2019-08-13

Head of Mount Sinai research accused of ‘gaslighting’ female employees The head of a globally recognized research institute at a top Manhattan medical school “gaslit” female underlings to push them out in favor of younge...
23:04, 2019-05-07

Detained Huawei CFO pens letter to employees: ‘My inner self has never felt so colorful and vast’ Huawei CFO Sabrina Meng Wanzhou has written a letter to the company's employees thanking them for their support and vowing to continue fighting extra...
14:56, 2019-05-13

Self-driving vehicle startup Drive.ai slams the brakes, lays off employees Drive.ai is ceasing all operations and laying off 90 employees, according to documents filed with California state regulators.Read More...
00:28, 2019-06-26

Hedgie plundered own fund to avoid giving $90M bonus to employees: suit A vengeful hedge fund manager looted his own fund to avoid paying two former employees their bonuses, according to new bombshell complaint. Paul Tour...
05:00, 2019-08-20

Report: Sony employees caught off guard by Microsoft cloud partnership Enlarge / The kinds of Azure server racks that could soon play host to Sony content, under a recent cooperation deal. Following on Microsoft and S...
17:28, 2019-05-20

Businesses, don't shut the door on prospective employees who ghost you | Gene Marks Not showing up after accepting an offer is unacceptable, but if you have a chance to hire someone again don’t shut them out – they may have beneficia...
13:20, 2019-05-26

Deutsche Bank employees flagged suspicious Trump, Kushner transactions: NYT The Times said the transactions, some of which involved Trump's now-defunct foundation, set off alerts in a computer system designed to detect illici...
05:48, 2019-05-20

Firecracker toilet ‘prank’ leaves two Detroit city employees injured These pranksters are real ball busters. Two Detroit city workers on a bathroom break were reportedly injured when firecrackers exploded as they sat d...
08:12, 2019-07-11

Wayfair Employees Walking Out to Protest Company's Profiting From Migrant Detention Employees at the furniture retailer Wayfair are reportedly walking out on Wednesday in response to the company allegedly selling beds to a government...
23:28, 2019-06-25

6 unique ways companies are helping employees pay off crushing student debt JGI/Tom Grill/Getty Images National student debt is at an all-time high of nearly $1.6 billion. While many companies provide student-loan assistance...
22:08, 2019-06-13

Wayfair employees walk out in protest over sales to migrant detention camps Workers at online furnishings retailer walk out from Boston HQ to demand company stops doing business with detention centersEmployees for the online ...
03:12, 2019-06-27

Chick-fil-A director's peace offering to 'stressed out' Popeyes employees goes viral Popeyes may have started the viral "chicken war" but one Chick-fil-A location used their chicken sandwiches as a peace offering....
22:36, 2019-08-28

Wayfair employees plan walkout over sales to migrant detention centers Employees at online home furnishings retailer Wayfair have planned a walkout to protest the company’s decision to sell $200,000 worth of furniture to...
21:04, 2019-06-26

Fox & Friends co-anchor says friendly fast food employees “make a lot of money” As the debate over a national $15 minimum wage continues, one of the primary rhetorical battlegrounds in recent months has been the restaurant world....
04:44, 2019-07-25

Taco Bell employees praised for helping stranded elderly customer Three Taco Bell employees are being praised for stepping up to help someone in need. The workers at a Sugar Creek, Mo., Taco Bell reportedly went out...
22:56, 2019-06-18

BetterUp, a career and life coaching platform for employees, raises $103 million BetterUp, a career and life-coaching platform for employees, has raised $103 million in a series C round of funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partner...
15:36, 2019-06-12

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

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

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

You Can Fly Your Name To Mars. NASA Is Giving Out Boarding Passes NASA is giving people the opportunity to send their names to the red planet aboard its Mars Rover 2020 mission....
09:40, 2019-09-12

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

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

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

U.S. House passes two bills to ban new offshore drilling The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed two bills banning new offshore oil and gas drilling off the Atlantic and Pacific coasts and Flo...
00:36, 2019-09-12

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

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

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

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

Circular economy: What goes around comes around Traditional economics has faced troubling questions since the 2008 financial crash, though its "linear" version remains dominant. Now some believe ci...
12:48, 2019-05-24

Ohio hospital fires 23 employees after doctor is charged with patient overdose deaths An Ohio hospital system is firing 23 employees following an internal investigation into the overdose deaths of 25 patients....
23:08, 2019-07-11

A hiring company posted a job looking for 'preferably Caucasian' candidates. It now says it fired the employees responsible. Helena McCabe/Twitter The staffing firm Cynet Systems apologized for a job listing for "preferably Caucasian" candidates for an IT job. The company ...
13:16, 2019-05-01

Burger King employees fired after police officer served food with a pig drawn on it Burger King employees apparently played a cruel joke on a police officer, and it cost them their jobs....
21:20, 2019-08-11

Google’s Shadow Work Force: Temps Who Outnumber Full-Time Employees The tech company has long used contractors, but some employees worry that a growing reliance on them represents a shifting, less admirable work cultu...
09:20, 2019-05-28

McDonald's employees catch woman dropping child off so she could go gambling without him: 'He drives me crazy' A mother looking to win big at a casino may have lost big time after leaving her child unsupervised at a nearby McDonald’s....
20:04, 2019-06-23

Fast-food customer goes on 'screaming' tirade at drive-thru, threatens to kill employees The meltdown reportedly involved “screaming obscenities” and threatening “to kill employees” at the establishment....
20:24, 2019-08-22

JPMorgan Chase settles case with male employees over paid parental leave JPMorgan Chase reached a settlement with male employees who accused the company of denying them paid parental leave.       ...
19:28, 2019-05-31

New Lawsuit Alleges Macy's Discriminates Against Black, Latino Employees in Its Hiring Practices If the allegations leveled against Macy’s in a recent lawsuit are true, the department store chain could be in serious trouble....
22:48, 2019-06-27

Following lawsuit, José Andrés says company will reimburse Mercado Little Spain employees who were underpaid A bartender at the Hudson Yards project in New York alleges she was not paid the proper wages and was forced to share tips with non-service workers....
00:36, 2019-08-29

As Police Investigate Threats To Twitch Offices, Employees Told To Work From Home After multiple threats were sent to Twitch’s offices in San Francisco, California, the company has asked employees to work from home for the day. Pol...
23:12, 2019-08-07

Riot Employees Say Company Has Made Real Progress Fixing Its Sexism Issues In the year since Kotaku’s investigation into sexism at Riot Games, the 2,500-person company behind League of Legends, the company has crafted and se...
00:24, 2019-08-08

Whole Foods to cut health-care benefits for 1,900 part-time employees starting next year Less than 2% of its workforce, or 1,900 employees, will no longer be eligible for medical coverage in 2020....
01:08, 2019-09-13

Two more duck boat employees indicted on federal charges in sinking that killed 17 people Officials say 17 people died when the vessel sank on Table Rock Lake last summer.       ...
20:12, 2019-06-21

‘Aladdin’ soars, but ‘Booksmart’ barely passes at box office LOS ANGELES (AP) — Moviegoers have voted with their dollars and chosen the familiar over the new this Memorial Day weekend. The Walt Disney Co.’...
18:20, 2019-05-26

Trainee pilot lands plane after instructor passes out Piloting a plane as it soars above the clouds is a dream for many people, but it quickly turned into the stuff of nightmares for one man in Australia...
11:56, 2019-09-02

15-Foot Snake Slithers Out Of Car After Drunk Owner Passes Out When firefighters in Denver, Colorado, responded to reports of a man passed out in his car, they arrived at the scene to find something much scarier ...
07:04, 2019-07-17

Bitcoin passes $11,000 on news of Facebook's cryptocurrency plan The original cryptocurrency hits 15-month high as traders bet move will legitimise sectorThe price of bitcoin has surged above $11,000 (£8,600), its ...
18:36, 2019-06-24

Student pilot lands plane after his instructor passes out A student pilot has averted a tragedy by landing a plane single-handed after his instructor passed out at the controls. Australian Max Sylvester took...
19:08, 2019-09-02

Twice's 'Fancy' video passes 100M views on YouTube K-pop stars Twice celebrated on Twitter after their music video for "Fancy" reached 100 million views on YouTube....
20:36, 2019-05-21

Denver passes referendum allowing magic mushrooms Voters in Denver approved a referendum that would decriminalize magic mushrooms in the city Tuesday, a report said....
04:08, 2019-05-09

The White House Is Revoking Press Passes En Masse After almost eliminating press conferences, the Trump administration’s campaign against journalists covering the White House has reached a new peak. ...
04:40, 2019-05-09

Starwatch: as the sun passes solstice elusive Mercury comes into view Mercury will be as far to the east of the sun as it ever gets, and can be found low in the western sky just after sunset The summer solstice for nort...
23:32, 2019-06-16

Fiat Mechanic Passes Away and Now His Giant Collection Is Up for Sale Tom Dotter, a Denver-area shop owner who specialized in Fiats and Lancias, passed away in May, leaving behind a large field of tiny four-cylinder Ita...
22:44, 2019-07-29

The Latest: House passes measure to help migrants stay in US WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on House legislation on immigration (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Democratic legislation aimed at helping more than 2 mil...
01:00, 2019-06-05

The Latest: Wisconsin Legislature passes 4 abortion bills MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on votes on abortion bills in Wisconsin (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Wisconsin’s Republican-controlled Senate h...
20:24, 2019-06-05

The House Passes Equality Act to Prevent LGBTQ Discrimination On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Equality Act, which expands protections for members of the LGBTQ community....
23:08, 2019-05-17

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

Brilliant Cuban boxer Jose Napoles passes away Paying tribute to the great Cuban Jose Napoles - 'Mantequilla' - who has died at the age of 79 The post Brilliant Cuban boxer Jose Napoles passes awa...
10:00, 2019-08-17

NYC passes rule to close ‘Kushner loophole’ in construction NEW YORK (AP) — New York City lawmakers have voted to close the “Kushner loophole” that critics say encourages landlords to file false pa...
01:00, 2019-05-09

Put it away: Texas passes law against dick pics | Arwa Mahdawi The Lone Star state is leading the way with a cyber-flashing act outlawing unsolicited penis picturesSign up for the Week in Patriarchy, a newsletter...
15:56, 2019-09-07

Alabama Passes Law Requiring Some Sex Offenders to Be Chemically Castrated On Monday night, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed legislation requiring sex offenders of children younger than 13 to undergo chemical castration before t...
17:20, 2019-06-11

Bury expelled from EFL, Bolton given extension as deadline passes "Bury have been expelled from the English Football League after 125 years of membership due to the financial problems at the club and their failure t...
00:56, 2019-08-28

Olive Garden serves up never-ending pasta passes Earlier this summer, Dustin & Suzie sang a duet to Neverending Story… Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.     &...
01:56, 2019-08-13

Chlamydia sex infection vaccine passes safety test The first human trial of a jab to tackle the sexually transmitted disease shows promise, say experts....
01:24, 2019-08-13

Android passes 2.5 billion monthly active devices At its I/O 2019 developer conference in Mountain View, Google revealed that Android now powers over 2.5 billion monthly active devices.Read More...
21:04, 2019-05-07

Bury on the brink as takeover collapses and EFL deadline passes • C&N Sporting Risk cites mortgage problem and ‘overall state’• Bury and Bolton: two of oldest clubs face expulsionBury are facing expulsion from the...
19:44, 2019-08-27

Which football team have completed the most passes in a match? | The Knowledge Plus: refs sharing names with teams they are officiating and more odd uses for football groundsMail us your questions or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“Any i...
13:00, 2019-09-04

Bury and Bolton face EFL expulsion as deadline passes "Bury and Bolton Wanderers both face expulsion from the EFL after the passing of Tuesday\u0027s 5pm deadline for any potential buyers to complete a d...
18:24, 2019-08-27

Clayton Kershaw passes Sandy Koufax in one key milestone LOS ANGELES — Rookie Will Smith hit his first career grand slam, and Clayton Kershaw passed Sandy Koufax on the Dodgers’ career strikeouts list...
11:04, 2019-08-02

House passes fix for Gold Star family tax hikes The House of Representatives on Thursday passed a fix to a glitch in the 2017 GOP tax overhaul that generated big tax hikes on federal survivor benef...
17:56, 2019-05-23

8 things to know about the new TWA Hotel at JFK Airport from retro themes to day passes The TWA Hotel at JFK Airport wants guests to experience the glory days of mid-century travel.        ...
14:16, 2019-05-16

Mexico City passes ban on plastic bags, utensils MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City lawmakers have passed a ban on plastic bags, utensils and other disposable plastic items to take effect at the end of ...
01:28, 2019-05-10