Fraternity Group Votes For One-Year Ban On Hard AlcoholThe North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) has voted for a one-year ban on hard alcohol from fraternity chapters and events unless served by licensed third-party vendors.
California Cities With Pot Bans Object To Plan To Allow Deliveries StatewideCalifornia cities are objecting to a proposed plan that they say would allow unchecked home marijuana deliveries in places that have banned local pot sales.
White Nationalist Is Latest To Sue Twitter Over BanA prominent white nationalist is suing Twitter for banning his accounts at a time when social networks are trying to crack down on hateful and abusive content without appearing to censor unpopular opinions.
Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration To Keep Refugee Ban In PlaceThe Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to maintain its restrictive policy on refugees.
Judge Blocks California's High-Capacity Magazine BanA federal judge is blocking a California law set to go into effect Saturday that would have barred gun owners from possessing high-capacity ammunition magazines.
Berkeley Officials Push For Plastic Straw BanOne Bay Area city is doubling down on its war on plastic as some Berkeley officials introduce an ordinance that would ban straws that aren't biodegradable.
US Prepares To Ban In-Flight Use Of Laptops On Planes From EuropeThe U.S. is expected to broaden its ban on in-flight laptops and tablets to include planes from the European Union, a move that would create logistical chaos on the world's busiest corridor of air travel.
US May Soon Ban Laptops In Cabins On Flights From EuropeThe Department of Homeland Security said it may also restrict the use of laptops on flights from Europe.
Trump's Executive Order Aims To Expand Offshore DrillingU.S. President Donald Trump aims to further open up offshore drilling in U.S. waters with an executive order issued Friday morning.
New Push In Oakland To Ban Flavored Tobacco Products The City councilwoman from Oakland who spearheaded the city's soda tax it taking aim at flavored tobacco and vaping products she says are getting kids hooked on a bad habit.
EPA Declines To Ban Pesticide Found To Do Harm To Children's BrainsEPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said that by not banning chlorpyrifos he gave "regulatory certainty" to thousands of farms relying on the pesticide.
US, UK Bar Most Electronic Carry-Ons From Mideast, North Africa FlightsThe U.S. and British governments, citing unspecified threats, are barring passengers on some international flights from mostly Middle Eastern and North African countries from bringing laptops, tablets, electronic games and other devices on board in carry-on bags.
Playboy Magazine Reverses Position, Brings Back NudityNaked women are back in Playboy magazine, ending a year-old ban on the nudity that made the magazine famous...
Appeals Court Decision On Trump's Travel Ban Expected This Week"Has the government pointed to any evidence connecting these countries with terrorism?" Judge Michelle Friedland asked.
Move To Ban Recreational Marijuana Business In Unincorporated Marin County