New York State Bans Cat Declawing

New York State Bans Cat Declawing

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo signed the anti-declawing bill into law on Monday. New York is the first state in the country to ban the practice.

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House Oversight schedules Thursday vote to hold Kellyanne Conway in contempt

House Oversight Schedules Thursday Vote To Hold Kellyanne Conway In Contempt

The House Oversight and Reform Committee on Monday officially scheduled a vote for later in the week to hold White House counselor Kellyanne Conway in contempt of Congress after she failed to comply with a subpoena to testify about her repeat

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Courtroom chaos: Video shows judge dragged away after her own sentencing

Courtroom Chaos: Video Shows Judge Dragged Away After Her Own Sentencing

Tracie Hunter, convicted of using her position to help a family member, was ordered to be taken into custody, which sparked outrage from supporters.

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Protesters trap legislators inside community center as Puerto Rico braces for massive protest

Protesters Trap Legislators Inside Community Center As Puerto Rico Braces For Massive Protest

Embattled Gov. Ricardo Rossello's announcement that he won't run again but also won't quit is proving far from enough to satisfy ardent critics

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Israel begins demolishing Palestinian homes near separation wall

Israel Demolishes Palestinian Homes Near Separation Wall

Israeli troops knock down scores of Palestinian homes in Sur Baher village despite international outcry.

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A man has been charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his Los Angeles home

A Man Has Been Charged After Police Found More Than 1,000 Guns In His Los Angeles Home

A Los Angeles man found with more than 1,000 guns in his Bel-Air home in May was charged with 64 felony counts, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said Monday.

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New Jersey police officer fatally shoots ex-wife, wounds boyfriend, prosecutors say

New Jersey Police Officer Fatally Shoots Ex-wife, Wounds Boyfriend, Prosecutors Say

A 24-year veteran of a New Jersey police department has been arrested Monday after shooting and killing his ex-wife and wounding her boyfriend, prosecutors say.

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FBI Warns of Indonesia Showbiz Job Scam Targeting Entertainment Industry Professionals

FBI Warns Of Indonesia Showbiz Job Scam

The FBI announced Monday it is looking to locate victims of a scam that entices U.S. citizens to travel to Indonesia seeking jobs from fraudsters posing as well-known professionals in the entertainment industry....

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Man who says Kevin Spacey groped him pleads the Fifth

Man Who Says Kevin Spacey Groped Him Pleads The Fifth

The man who accused Kevin Spacey of groping him at a Massachusetts resort island bar in 2016 has asserted his Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination and will not testify after being questioned about a missing cellphone

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Clergy abuse survivors call on Acosta to resign over role in Epstein case

Clergy Abuse Survivors Call On Acosta To Resign Over Role In Epstein Case

An advocacy group for survivors of clergy abuse on Monday called on Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta to resign over the plea deal he made with Jeffrey

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GOP senators decline to criticize Acosta after new Epstein charges

GOP Senators Decline To Criticize Acosta After New Epstein Charges

Several Senate Republicans on Monday brushed off new criticism being aimed at Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta over his involvement in a 2008 plea deal with billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein.

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Fox host calls for Acosta to step down over Epstein

Fox Host Calls For Acosta To Step Down Over Epstein

Fox News's Steve Hilton on Monday repeated his call for Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta to resign for his role in helping secure a plea deal for financier Jeffrey Epstein that allowed him to serve just over a year in prison after he was convicted

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Judge reinstates Madrid's low emissions zone

Judge Reinstates Madrid's Low Emissions Zone

New rightwing council fails to reverse policy of former mayor Manuela Carmena

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Deutsche Bank begins cutting 18,000 jobs

Bankers Sent Home As Deutsche Starts Slashing Jobs

Teams of traders in Tokyo and elsewhere in Asia are dismissed as the bank slims down its operations.

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Trump Is Going to Brag About All He’s Done for the Environment. No. Really. On Monday, he’s giving a speech about America’s clean air and water. And his environmental leadership.

Trump Is Going To Brag About All He's Done For The Environment. No. Really.

On Monday, he's giving a speech about America's clean air and water. And his environmental leadership.

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Facebook to broaden effort to root out white nationalist content

Facebook To Broaden Effort To Root Out White Nationalist Content

[WASHINGTON] Facebook said on Monday it would take new steps to eliminate content promoting white nationalism and white separatism after an external audit said its efforts were "too narrow." Read more at The Business Times.

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New York city’s styrofoam ban goes into effect.

New York Will Start Enforcing Its Styrofoam Ban Today. Here's Where Else It's Banned

New York City will begin officially enforcing its ban on styrofoam beginning Monday.

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Uber co-founder buys record-breaking LA mansion for $72.5m as drivers fight for wages

Uber Co-founder Buys Record-breaking LA Mansion For $72.5m As Drivers Fight For Wages

Los Angeles sees a spike in the homelessness population while homes the size of football fields are selling for more than $100m

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Angels pitcher Skaggs died in Texas, team says

Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs, 27, Dies In Texas

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs died Monday at the age of 27, stunning the baseball world and leading to the postponement of the team's game against the Texas Rangers.

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Age for buying tobacco products is now 21 in IL

Age For Buying Tobacco Products Is Now 21 In Illinois

Starting Monday, July 1 you must be at least 21 years old to buy Tobacco products in Illinois.

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