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Is SeaWorld Secretly Fighting to Protect an Orca Breeding Program?

IS SEAWORLD SECRETLY FIGHTING TO PROTECT AN ORCA BREEDING PROGRAM?

For years the Animal Legal Defense Fund has been fighting for justice for orcas. From Lolita and SeaWorld San Diego to our new campaign...

Former Ethics Director Says Trump Is Causing A 'Crisis;' Calls For Reforms

FORMER ETHICS DIRECTOR SAYS TRUMP IS CAUSING A 'CRISIS;' CALLS FOR REFORMS

Walter Shaub, former head of the federal ethics office, says that unless compliance laws are toughened, American ethical norms will...

 
 
 
The Latest: Speaker Ryan 'frustrated' by Senate health vote

THE LATEST: SPEAKER RYAN 'FRUSTRATED' BY SENATE HEALTH VOTE

WASHINGTON - The Latest on Republican-pushed legislation to repeal Obama's health care law :

Colorado Passes Law That Will Let Anyone Be A Hero

COLORADO PASSES LAW THAT WILL LET ANYONE BE A HERO

The Colorado General Assembly has passed a bill into law that could save the lives of hundreds of people and animals! The Immunity...

 
 
 
Beef beef: NCBA chief's remarks spur R-CALF to seek debate

BEEF BEEF: NCBA CHIEF'S REMARKS SPUR R-CALF TO SEEK DEBATE

The chief executive of the nation's oldest and largest cattle industry association thinks a competing group is in bed with radical...

 
 
 
TV briefs: B.D. Wong, Cheryl Preheim, Gabriel ‘Fluffy' Iglesias, David Rose

TV BRIEFS: B.D. WONG, CHERYL PREHEIM, GABRIEL ‘FLUFFY' IGLESIAS, DAVID ROSE

This was posted Wednesdsay, July 26, 2017 by RODNEY HO/rho ajc.com on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog Acclaimed actor BD Wong is joining...

The Trump administration declared that a landmark federal law doesn't protect LGBT employees from workplace discrimination

THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION DECLARED THAT A LANDMARK FEDERAL LAW DOESN'T PROTECT LGBT EMPLOYEES FROM WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION

The Department of Justice filed a brief Wednesday night arguing that a landmark federal law does not prohibit discrimination based...

 
 
 
GOP senators hold press conference to demand assurances that GOP health plan does not become law

GOP SENATORS HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE TO DEMAND ASSURANCES THAT GOP HEALTH PLAN DOES NOT BECOME LAW

AP The Senate Republican healthcare process descended into disarray Thursday evening, as four GOP senators threatened to withhold support...

DOJ says workplace law doesn't protect gays

DOJ SAYS WORKPLACE LAW DOESN'T PROTECT GAYS

A major civil rights law doesn't protect against job discrimination based on sexual orientation, the Department of Justice claimed...

 
 
 
New Jersey tackles food waste and hunger - for the climate

NEW JERSEY TACKLES FOOD WASTE AND HUNGER - FOR THE CLIMATE

A new law in New Jersey aims to shrink the state's climate footprint and feed the hungry by drastically reducing the amount of wasted...

EU to set acrylamide benchmarks in 2018: Don't burn the toast

EU TO SET ACRYLAMIDE BENCHMARKS IN 2018: DON'T BURN THE TOAST

The European Union and the United States are taking different approaches to a fairly recently discovered chemical that's been in food...

 
 
 
Former NFL star and Iraq veteran suing Jeff Sessions over 1970s cannabis law

FORMER NFL STAR AND IRAQ VETERAN SUING JEFF SESSIONS OVER 1970S CANNABIS LAW

A former NFL star and an Iraq War veteran suffering from post traumatic stress disorder have launched a suit against US attorney general...

Judge: Waymo may be in “a world of trouble” if it can't prove actual harm by Uber

JUDGE: WAYMO MAY BE IN “A WORLD OF TROUBLE” IF IT CAN'T PROVE ACTUAL HARM BY UBER

Enlarge / Autodesk VRED Design 2017. SAN FRANCISCO-At a court hearing on Wednesday, US District Judge William Alsup questioned whether...

 
 
 
Lawsuit seeks Ajit Pai's net neutrality talks with Internet providers

LAWSUIT SEEKS AJIT PAI'S NET NEUTRALITY TALKS WITH INTERNET PROVIDERS

Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai testifying before a Senate subcommittee on May 11, 2016, when he was a commissioner. The Federal Communications...

Senate blocks proposal to repeal and replace ObamaCare

SENATE BLOCKS PROPOSAL TO REPEAL AND REPLACE OBAMACARE

The Senate has blocked a wide-ranging proposal by Republicans to repeal much of former President Barack Obama's health care law and...

 
 
 
New State Law Cracks Down On Dog Tethering

NEW STATE LAW CRACKS DOWN ON DOG TETHERING

A new law went into effect in Washington state yesterday that aims to eliminate inhumane dog tethering. The law, which was signed by...

No, New York City Did Not Ban All Pet-Sitting

NO, NEW YORK CITY DID NOT BAN ALL PET-SITTING

The law isn't as all-encompassing as some reports made it sound.

 
 
 
U.S. trade groups request Trump presidency to maintain visa processing policy

U.S. TRADE GROUPS REQUEST TRUMP PRESIDENCY TO MAINTAIN VISA PROCESSING POLICY

The U.S. Travel Association and 19 other hospitality and retail trade groups have put forward their concern over Executive Order 13802...

Trump's McCabe/Sessions Tweets Show Zero Respect for American Law Enforcement

TRUMP'S MCCABE/SESSIONS TWEETS SHOW ZERO RESPECT FOR AMERICAN LAW ENFORCEMENT

An already tense relationship between President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions appears to have deteriorated even further...