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Posted: 2020-06-19 03:25:44
After dropping a lawsuit to block the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, a group of Richmond, Virginia, residents on Wednesday filed a second suit with adjusted arguments,...
Posted: 2020-06-19 02:55:13
As coronavirus cases spike in Florida and Texas this week, the state's Republican governors attributed the alarming trends to increased testing, outbreaks in high-risk areas like jails and assisted...
Posted: 2020-06-18 23:54:19
Police shot a man after a high-speed chase. It's Georgia's 50th police shooting investigated by GBI this year
The non-fatal police shooting of a black man after a high-speed chase in Newnan, Georgia, on Monday was the 50th officer-involved shooting this year that the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has...
Posted: 2020-06-18 23:21:28
Betsy DeVos is still fighting to exclude DACA students from coronavirus aid
The Department of Education is continuing its fight to exclude undocumented college students from receiving coronavirus relief grants despite a ruling from a federal court judge Wednesday that...
Posted: 2020-06-18 22:14:41
Fauci warns of 'anti-science bias' being a problem in US
The White House coronavirus task force has been out of public view as President Donald Trump has shown an urgency to move past the pandemic, downplay recent surges in Covid cases in some states,...
Posted: 2020-06-18 19:58:31
McDonald's is hiring 260,000 people this summer
McDonald's plans to hire 260,000 people this summer in the United States as it begins to resume normal operations.
Posted: 2020-06-18 19:23:39
Want to help out a black-owned business? Here's how
As if the economic shutdown from the pandemic wasn't hard enough. Now, many black-owned small business owners may also be dealing with damage incurred during protests of the police killing of...
Posted: 2020-06-18 17:22:19
As more people lean on online shopping, think twice about how you pay
Retail stores may be slowly reopening across the US, but many consumers continue to shop online for everything from groceries to bicycles.
Posted: 2020-06-18 13:04:46
Descendants of Tulsa's 1921 race massacre seek justice as the nation confronts a racist past
The beating heart of Tulsa, Oklahoma's Greenwood District is Vernon A.M.E. Church.

Posted: 2020-06-19 09:40:43
The Illinois Supreme Court says Chicago can keep all records of complaints about police officers, no matter how old they are
Posted: 2020-06-19 09:40:35
The U.S. Naval Academy has opened an investigation into social media posts allegedly made by a midshipman in the wake of protests over the police custody death of George Floyd in Minneapolis
Posted: 2020-06-19 09:35:46
The Bank of England has apologized for the links past governors of the institution had with slavery
Posted: 2020-06-19 08:13:48
Confederate obelisk removed from Georgia square amid cheers
A Confederate monument has been removed by crane from a town square near Atlanta amid cheers from the watching crowd
Posted: 2020-06-19 05:37:51
Atlanta police call out sick over charges in fatal shooting
Atlanta police officers have called out sick to protest the filing of murder charges against an officer who shot a man in the back
Posted: 2020-06-19 05:15:48
Draft UN resolution calls for three aid crossings to Syria
A draft U.N. resolution would maintain two border crossing points from Turkey to deliver humanitarian aid to Syria’s mainly rebel-held northwest and reopen an Iraqi crossing to the northeast...
Posted: 2020-06-19 02:05:19
Atlanta police call out sick to protest charges in shooting
Atlanta police officers have called out sick to protest the filing of murder charges against an officer who shot a man in the back
Posted: 2020-06-19 02:02:02
PG&E fined $4 million in deaths of 84 people in 2018 fire
Pacific Gas & Electric has been fined $4 million for the deaths of 84 people killed in a Northern California wildfire
Posted: 2020-06-19 01:54:33
'Into the Wild' bus removed from Alaska backcountry
State officials say an abandoned bus in the Alaska backcountry, popularized by the book “Into the Wild” and movie of the same name, has been removed
Posted: 2020-06-19 01:14:49
Police: Man fatally shot by deputies held woman for 6 days
Authorities say a man fatally shot by police opened fire on Los Angeles County sheriff's detectives about to arrest him on charges that he beat his girlfriend and held her captive for nearly...

Posted: 2020-06-19 08:17:59
Under the bill, abortions would be banned before many women know they’re pregnant.
Posted: 2020-06-18 23:24:27
A new HuffPost/YouGov poll finds that 52% of respondents say they’re not very confident or not at all confident in the U.S. government's statements.
Posted: 2020-06-18 21:43:33
The Sunshine State has "all the makings of the next large epicenter,” according to scientists at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Posted: 2020-06-18 21:27:50
California Issues New, Stricter Statewide Mask Requirement
“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered," Gov. Gavin Newsom said.
Posted: 2020-06-18 19:14:46
The Trump Administration Has Left Workplace Safety Up To Your Boss
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration gently enforces its voluntary COVID-19 guidelines.
Posted: 2020-06-18 19:12:46
Study Shows COVID-19's Devastating Impact On Black Immigrant Domestic Workers
The coronavirus pandemic, combined with systemic racism, leaves house cleaners, nannies and other home care workers especially vulnerable.
Posted: 2020-06-18 18:31:04
Millions Of Hydroxychloroquine Pills That Trump Touted For COVID-19 Are Now In Limbo
Health officials are unsure what to do with stockpiles of the drug and the related chloroquine after the FDA declared them risky and likely ineffective to treat coronavirus.
Posted: 2020-06-18 07:23:50
Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernández Hospitalized With COVID-19 And Pneumonia
He announced earlier this week that he and his wife had both tested positive for coronavirus.
Posted: 2020-06-17 23:15:01
FDA Approves Prescription-Only Video Game For Children With ADHD
The game, EndeavorRx, is designed to improve attention spans in patients ages 8 to 12.
Posted: 2020-06-17 22:58:59
Welcome To The Mask Wars
Localities are moving in different directions on whether to require masks to slow the spread of COVID-19. It's creating a national divide with deadly consequences.

Posted: 2020-06-04 14:36:46
A new security law in Hong Kong is bad, but Trump's revocation of Hong Kong’s special trade status could make matters even worse.
Posted: 2020-06-04 14:30:33
John Wooden's teachings still serve as a blueprint for coaches today. Several coaches of major teams in Southern California share their thoughts on Wooden.
Posted: 2020-06-04 14:28:42
Stocks are mixed in early trading on Wall Street as the market takes a pause following its longest winning streak in nearly four months.
Posted: 2020-06-04 14:27:05
San Diego sheriff requests National Guard; 100 troops to deploy in La Mesa
Protests have erupted across San Diego County amid nationwide anger at the killing of George Floyd. La Mesa has had no protests since Saturday.
Posted: 2020-06-04 14:14:35
8:46: A number becomes a potent symbol of police brutality
In the protest movement surrounding George Floyd’s death, a span of time has turned into an important symbol: 8 minutes, 46 seconds.
Posted: 2020-06-04 14:00:44
The day John Wooden changed Anthony Lynn's coaching style
Chargers coach Anthony Lynn was an assistant for the Broncos when he had lunch with John Wooden in 2000. What the legendary UCLA coach said has stuck with Lynn to this day.
Posted: 2020-06-04 14:00:10
Commentary: How a 22-team playoff could help get MLB back on the field
Major league players have held firm: We get prorated salary for any games we play this year, because it’s in our agreement with the owners.
Posted: 2020-06-04 14:00:03
You're probably wrong about Ottessa Moshfegh
Celebrated for her novels, occasionally vilified for a persona she can't control, the author of "Death in Her Hands" is our prophet of loneliness.
Posted: 2020-06-04 13:46:40
European Central Bank nearly doubles its coronavirus support scheme
The European Central Bank has boosted its coronavirus support program to $1.5 trillion in an effort to keep affordable credit flowing in the Eurozone.
Posted: 2020-06-04 13:30:52
Loki as Coriolanus: Tom Hiddleston in Shakespeare is your must-watch of the day
"The Avengers" actor Tom Hiddleston plays a general gone rogue in William Shakespeare's "Coriolanus." Here's how you can watch for free.

Posted: 2020-06-02 22:05:00
On March 23, the Drug Enforcement Administraction (DEA) published a proposed rulemaking—“Controls to Enhance the Cultivation of Marihuana for Research in the United States”—in the Federal...
Posted: 2020-05-08 15:00:04
While most cannabis and hemp businesses understand that they must follow a set of guidelines and implement certain quality control factors into their daily operations, many do not understand...
Posted: 2020-05-07 14:00:00
While many of us are stuck inside, safe in our homes, most essential workers are still making their commutes into work every day. Whether they’re preparing the food we eat, saving lives in...
Posted: 2020-04-27 19:57:00
Update on Cannabis Rescheduling at the United Nations
In March 2020, the United Nations Committee on Narcotic Drugs (CND) was expected to vote on the WHO’s recommendations on the scheduling of cannabis and cannabis products during their annual...
Posted: 2020-04-24 19:36:14
Medical Cannabis Patient Scores Important Victory in Employment Discrimination Lawsuit against Amazon in New Jersey
Employment protections for medical cannabis patients in New Jersey could soon be strengthened following an important win for the plaintiff in an employment discrimination lawsuit filed against...
Posted: 2020-03-24 21:43:23
Cannabinoids, Influenza, and Coronavirus
With everything happening in the news lately, we want to present some scientific data to help medical cannabis patients and adult-use consumers make informed decisions in regard to cannabis products...
Posted: 2020-03-09 17:32:00
Office of Medical Cannabis Control: A New Way to End the State/Federal Conflict Regarding Medical Cannabis
There are now over 3 million medical cannabis patients across the country; ninety-one percent of Americans now live in states with some form of access to medical cannabis, while sixty-six of...
Posted: 2020-02-28 20:47:05
Important Update from USDA
The signing of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (the 2018 Farm Bill) into law resulted in the descheduling of hemp and opened the door to the wide scale production of the crop. It also...
Posted: 2019-10-01 18:01:00
Patient-Focused Recommendations Regarding the Vaping Crisis
Update 11/8/2019: The CDC has confirmed that out of 29 samples of lung fluid from affected patients all samples tested positive for Vitamin E acetate. This has led the CDC to consider Vitamin...
Posted: 2019-09-26 21:54:36
How the Historic Passage of the SAFE Banking Act Could Benefit Patients
“The potential benefits that patients stand to gain from passage of the SAFE Banking Act are significant. Americans for Safe Access is proud to have supported this historic bill since its...