Obama Set To Ink New Federal Safety Standards For Asbestos, Dangerous ChemicalsA bill that Congress sent President Obama would set new safety standards for asbestos and other dangerous chemicals, including formaldehyde, styrene and BPA.
Oprah Rejoices As Harriet Tubman Selected To Be On $20 Bill"I love it," Oprah Winfrey shouted, pumping her fist in the air...
Police Misconduct Files Could Be Made Public Under New California Transparency BillDetails of investigations involving police misconduct and police shootings could be disclosed to California residents under a new bill introduced in the state Legislature Friday.
State Senate Approves Controversial School Vaccination BillThe bill would prohibit parents from seeking vaccine exemptions for their children because of religious or personal beliefs. It is now headed to the Assembly.
State Senators Stall Bill Funding More Benefits For Foster Kids Transitioning To AdulthoodCalifornia's State Senate Appropriations Committee has shelved a bill to give certain foster children critical help in making the transition to adulthood.
Couple Shocked By $555 Bill For 45 Gigs Of Data They Say They Didn’t UseA lot of us are uploading, downloading and playing games, racking up a ton of data usage. But $555 in a single month? One local couple says it isn’t possible.
Contentious Vaccination Bill Passes Senate Education CommitteeThe bill still has to move through two Senate committees and the Assembly before it can even reach Governor Jerry Brown's desk.
Attorney General Reportedly Moving To Block ‘Death Penalty For Gays’ Ballot InitiativeCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris is reportedly moving to prevent a ballot proposal criminalizing sodomy and allowing the death penalty for anyone who “touches another person of the same gender for purposes of sexual gratification” from ever appearing on the California ballot, according to Patrick McGreevy of the Los Angeles Times.
Which Woman Should Replace Andrew Jackson On $20 Bill?Barbara Ortiz Howard is on a mission to kick Andrew Jackson off the $20 bill and replace him with a woman.
The President’s Student Aid Bill Of Rights – Does It Go Far Enough?The Student Aid Bill of Rights is President Obama's latest effort to improve the student lending experience. The measure is not a cure all, but it’s a start.
Unauthorized Charges On Cell Phone Bills Prove Difficult To ReverseFinding an unauthorized charge on your phone bill is easy – all you have to do is scan the bill. But some Sprint customers say getting those charges to stop is almost impossible, even after bringing them to Sprint’s attention.
Bill Would Raise Legal Smoking Age In California To 21Senate Bill 151 from state Senator Ed Hernandez would make California the first state in the country to raise the minimum smoking age as high as 21.