New bill allows Oregon students to take 'mental health days'

New Bill Allows Oregon Students To Take 'mental Health Days'

The students behind the measure say it's meant to change the stigma around mental health in a state that has some of the United States' highest suicide rates.

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343 NYC firefighters died on 9/11. Since then, 200 have died from Ground Zero-related illnesses

NYFD Mourns 200th Firefighter Death Linked To 9/11-related Illness

The 200th New York City firefighter has died from ailments stemming from working at the toxic World Trade Center site in the aftermath of...

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Is the GOP trying to criminalize dissent? Ted Cruz-sponsored bill uses

Is The GOP Trying To Criminalize Dissent? Ted Cruz-sponsored Bill Uses "Antifa" And "left-wing Activists" Interchangeably

The resolution is titled, "Calling for the designation of Antifa as a domestic terrorist organization."

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“It’s Going to Be Staggering, the Amount of Names”: As the Jeffrey Epstein Case Grows More Grotesque, Manhattan and DC Brace for Impact

As The Epstein Case Grows, Manhattan And DC Brace For Impact

"It's going to be staggering, the amount of names," says a person involved with litigation against Epstein. "It's going to be contagion numbers."

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Jeffrey Epstein will stay in jail until at least Thursday as judge says he will not rule on bail in sex traffic case yet

Jeffrey Epstein Willing To Post $100 Million Bail, As Prosecutors Say Child Sex Traffic Case 'getting Stronger Every Single Day'

Epstein is accused of sexually exploiting dozens of underage girls from 2002 through 2005 at his New York and Florida residences. He is a former friend of presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton.

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The ‘Epstein-Barr’ Problem of New York City’s Dalton School

The 'Epstein-Barr' Problem Of New York City's Dalton School

Before he became an enigmatic billionaire with a notorious predilection for underage girls, a 21 year old Jeffrey Epstein taught math and...

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House votes to permanently reauthorize 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund after outcry

House Votes To Permanently Reauthorize 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund After Outcry

The bill now heads to the Senate -- Mitch McConnell said he would put the bill on the floor for a vote in August

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Michael Moore warns 2020 Democrats: Trump 'hasn't lost one inch of his fired-up insane base'

Michael Moore Warns 2020 Democrats: Trump 'hasn't Lost One Inch Of His Fired-up Insane Base'

Michael Moore is warning Democrats about the "enormity of the fight" ahead of the 2020 election, saying President Trump "hasn't lost one inch of his fired-up insane base." The filmmaker and liberal activist weighed in

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Attorney General Bill Barr will not recuse himself from Jeffrey Epstein child sex prosecution

Attorney General Bill Barr Will Not Recuse Himself From Jeffrey Epstein Child Sex Prosecution

But Barr will recuse himself from an internal Justice Department probe of current Labor Secretary's Alex Acosta involvement in approving a controversial no-prosecution deal with the wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein a decade ago.

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Hong Kong chief executive says controversial extradition bill 'is dead'

Hong Kong Chief Executive Says Controversial Extradition Bill 'is Dead'

The controversial bill has caused mass protests and violence across the territory, with demonstrators clashing with police.

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Cuomo to Sign Bill to Allow Release of Trump’s State Tax Returns

Cuomo Signs A Bill To Allow Release Of Trump's State Tax Returns

State tax officials will be required to release the returns for any 'specified and legitimate legislative purpose' to three congressional committees.

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A new Hawaii law makes it easier to erase a prostitution conviction

A New Hawaii Law Makes It Easier To Erase A Prostitution Conviction

Hawaii's governor has signed a bill making it easier for someone to remove a prostitution conviction from their record.

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California becomes first state to ban discrimination against natural hair

California Becomes First State To Ban Discrimination Against Natural Hair

"It had nothing to do with the job... It just had everything to do with my hair," one woman said

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Oregon GOP state senators again fail to show up for legislative session amid climate bill protest

Oregon GOP State Senators Again Fail To Show Up For Legislative Session Amid Climate Bill Protest

The Oregon state senate quickly adjourned Sunday because the Republican senators who staged a walkout last week over a climate bill didn't show up to the session, according to the state legislature's website.

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Alabama Megachurch With Racist Past Can Now Have Its Own Police Force

Alabama Megachurch With Racist Past Can Now Have Its Own Police Force

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) signed a bill into law Wednesday that will grant a Presbyterian church the right to set up its own pol...

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Illinois bans private immigration detention centers

Illinois Bans Private Immigration Detention Centers

Illinois Democratic Gov. JB Pritzker signed a bill on Friday that bans private immigration detention centers in the state, making it the first in the nation to forbid the practice, according to a release from the governor's office.

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Elon Musk's flamethrower incenses New York lawmakers. State Senate passes bill banning the weapon

Elon Musk's Flamethrower Incenses New York Lawmakers. State Senate Passes Bill Banning The Weapon

The New York State Senate passed a bill to make possession of a flamethrower for recreational use a crime, specifically calling out Elon Musk and the Boring Company for their 'not a flamethrower' product.

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Ilhan Omar introduces bill to end school lunch debt shaming

Ilhan Omar Introduces Bill To End School Lunch Debt Shaming

Rep. Ilhan Omar and Sen. Tina Smith, both Democrats from Minnesota, introduced a bill on Wednesday that aims to combat school lunch debt shaming after a string of incidents that caused outrage this year.

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Trump takes credit for passing veterans bill that passed under Obama

Trump Takes Credit For Passing Veterans Bill That Passed Under Obama

President Trump at his 2020 campaign kickoff rally on Tuesday took credit for passing a veteran's health care bill that was signed into law by former President Obama.

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Trump's July 4 Gala To Drain Security Costs From Special Fund Because He Hasn't Paid His Last Bill: Report

Trump's July 4 Gala Will Drain Security Costs From Special Fund Because He Still Hasn't Paid His Inauguration Bill: Report

The Washington Post article comes after a report saying that, despite Trump's frequent laudation of police, he had not paid at least 10 cities for the public-safety costs of his rallies.

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