The FBI recently started to track animal cruelty crimes in its National Incident Based Reporting System, and it’s good to see the military join the movement to treat animal cruelty with the seriousness that it deserves. Photo by iStockphoto Even the U.S. Show More Summary
The U.S. government is sanctioning a Hezbollah commander and a number of other operatives and financiers linked to the Lebanon-based militant group. The executive order, announced Thursday by the Treasury … Click to Continue »
DocuSign built a $3 billion valuation by providing a simple way to execute an electronic signature. That has worked well as far as it goes, but in order to separate from the growing pack of competitor companies, it announced today that it’s allowing users to add a payment to be collected digitally at signing. Show More Summary
After Republicans in Virginia’s General Assembly shut down the McAuliffe administration’s work on implementing the EPA Clean Power Plan last winter, Governor McAuliffe decided on an end run. He issued Executive Order 57, directing administration officials to recommend ways to reduce carbon pollution from the state’s power plants.
WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—In an Oval Office ceremony on Wednesday morning, President Barack Obama signed an executive order requiring the loser of the 2016 Presidential election to leave the country forever.
Salary transparency has been a big buzzword in recent years. President Obama signed an executive order that bans federal contractors from retaliating against workers who talk about their pay. More Silicon Valley start-ups have adopted the idea of disclosing workers’ salaries. Show More Summary
Food ordering and delivery platform Runnr, has added senior talent to its team over the last few months, in order to strengthen
Secretary School calls meeting to order 6 PMOpen MikeMavis Yan—CL PS 156—Lost a twenty year member, teacher center person who unexpectedly passed. Teaching family is family. UFT was very supportive. MAP services provided guidance. Appreciates DR and borough rep. Show More Summary
Emails posted recently on DCLeaks reveal that Coca-Cola executives work hard to influence politicians, journalists and bloggers, in order to fight soda taxes and other regulation of sugary beverages.
Tracy Morgan’s long-awaited TV comedy return is finally happening. The former 30 Rock and Saturday Night Live star is headed to TBS, where he’ll team with creators/executive producers Jordan Peele and John Carcieri (Eastbound & Down) for a still untitled single-camera half-hour about an ex-con trying to fit back into ... More »
President Obama’s executive order banning labor law violators from getting federal contracts is set to go into effect later this month. Except, of course, industry groups are suing to block it. Here’s how the order will work: The key change in how agencies buy goods and services involves the identification of scofflaw employers. Show More Summary
Obama signs executive order eliminating $100 maximum in an accelerated effort to normalize relationships between the two countries before he leaves office The Obama administration has announced the relaxation of rules and restrictions for US citizens who travel to Cuba, and it held some very good news for cigar and rum aficionados. Show More Summary
Alternate headline: guy who rules by executive orders and uses federal agencies to target political opponents is suddenly worried about democracy or something (AFP) At a fiery campaign event for
(Reuters) – Britain’s banks are not reporting the full extent of cyber attacks to regulators for fear of punishment or bad publicity, bank executives and providers of security systems say. Reported attacks on financial institutions in Britain have risen from just 5 in 2014 to 75 so far this year, data from Britain’s Financial Conduct […]
U.S. President Barack Obama has called for preparations to be made for “extreme space weather events,” such as solar flares capable of causing catastrophic damage to Earth’s critical infrastructure. An executive order was issued Thursday,...Show More Summary
Every now and then I am amazed by the foresight and wisdom of our founding fathers. How could they have known how desperately we would need our constitution and Bill
Well, we all knew this was in Hillary Clinton’s goodie bag: executive orders on gun control. Last October, Clinton said she would...
VIDEO: Get Ready for Hillary’s Executive Order on Guns.
(John Hinderaker) James O’Keefe has done it again: he attended a Russ Feingold fundraiser in Silicon Valley, where one of the topics under discussion was gun control. O’Keefe recorded Feingold, the former senator who is running against...Show More Summary