The Cherokee Nation on Thursday sued several large pharmacy franchises and pharmaceutical distributors over a prescription opioid epidemic that has ravaged its community in recent years.
If you thought that Fox News’ problems would dissipate with the firing this week of anchor Bill O’Reilly, think again. Seven more African American Fox News employees are expected to join a racial discrimination lawsuit against the network next week, alleging they have been subject to racial insults and humiliation for…
Former Fox News reporter and weekend anchor Alisyn Camerota, now at CNN, appeared on her network’s Reliable Sources program Sunday to reveal for the first time that former Fox CEO Roger Ailes sexually harassed her over the decade she worked there.
Listening to the various members of the administration of President Donald Trump speak about immigration policy is enough to make your head spin. At the end of the day, what matters is what actually happens on the ground, not what Trump administration officials say in the media. And that reality is just as ugly now as…
According to the American Civil Liberties Union, the decision this week by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court to vacate tens of thousands of drug conviction cases is the “largest dismissal of wrongful convictions in U.S. history.”
As a group, scientists aren’t generally known for their political activism. They’re too busy using their intellect to discover new things that advance civilization, and when needed, to protect us from ourselves.
The idea is great, the execution was of quality, but there is only one problem: The image of former First Lady Michelle Obama in a South Side Chicago mural was stolen from another artist.
Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch once wrote a book on the moral and ethical arguments surrounding the debate on assisted suicide and euthanasia. In that book, he argued against legalizing euthanasia by stating that human life is intrinsically valuable and intentional killing is always wrong.
In late February, less than a month after President Donald Trump took office, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued new immigration enforcement orders that included telling Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to immediately hire 5,000 new agents. The CBP also was ordered to hire 500 Air and Marine agents.
Donald Trump seems to be having difficulty keeping his thought processes aligned. Previously, it seemed that for most of his statements the default mode was simply to lie, regardless of the outcome. I used to believe that this was intentional, a strategy used to gaslight the American public. So many in his White House…
It’s always good to see comedian Jimmy Fallon back on the set of his old stomping ground at Saturday Night. This weekend, hosting the show’s first coast-to-coast live broadcast, Fallon got to stomping and stepping straight away, turning then SNL set into a giant dance party tribute to the late, great David Bowie.
Violence has broken out yet again at a pro-Trump “Patriots Day” rally Saturday in Berkeley, CA. At least nine people have been arrested so far, The Mercury News reported, as hundreds of Trump supporters and anti-Trump demonstrators openly brawled in the city’s Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Center Park.
President Donald Trump may have fled once again to his plutocratic personal safe zone that is the Mar-a-Lago, or as he calls it, the “Southern White House.” But he has to be watching the news. And he must be thinking, but the generals told me if I just started bombing things everything would be all right.
Arkansas’ plans to hastily execute eight death row inmates in a period of less than two weeks before the expiration date of one of its sedative drugs was a horrific and insane plan to begin with.
The weekend is just getting underway in the U.S., but already I have to say it was a good day.