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Gov. Brown names Xavier Becerra state attorney general

Becerra, 58, a former member of the California Assembly and a deputy attorney general, will replace Kamala Harris, who was elected to the U.S. Senate last month. “Xavier has been an outstanding public servant - in the State Legislature, the U.S. Show More Summary

Trump Assembles a Conservative Dream Team

“Donald Trump’s education secretary nominee is a huge critic of public schools and has pushed to steer taxpayer dollars to charter schools and voucher programs. His Health and Human Services pick wants to dismantle Obamacare and privatize Medicare,” Politico reports. [...]

Surprise! Trump is considering a Fox News talking head to be his press secretary.

5 days agoHumor / odd : Happy Place

President-elect Donald Trump is assembling his Cabinet of Deplorables, "draining the swamp" by picking an Attorney General deemed to racist to be a federal judge and an Education Secretary who campaigned against public schools. The latest slot rumored to be filled is that of Press Secretary, aka Spinner-in-Chief, aka C.J. Show More Summary

General Motors Will Allot More Product to Oshawa Besides Pickups: Sources

After a long-fought public relations campaign by General Motors Canada and Unifor, and a collective agreement that sees Unifor-GM temporary workers converted to full-time employment, Oshawa Assembly is on the up as pickup truck final assembly will run alongside Cadillac XTS production in the future. Show More Summary

Cartoon Trump And Cartoon Putin Make First Public Appearance Together

As President-elect Donald Trump assembles his cabinet, let’s remember all the authoritarian leaders of countries that rhyme with “Prussia” who helped make this possible. Stephen speaks to cartoon Donald Trump about the aftermath of the election, only to be interrupted by cartoon Vladimir Putin. Then they start making out. Show More Summary

This List of Fake News Websites Proliferating on Facebook Is Staggering

A media professor assembled a list of known purveyors of fake news for the sake of her students. But it's now public, and has grown to include nearly 150 websites.

Former Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa enters California governor race

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Former Los Angeles Mayor and former California State Assembly Speaker Antonio Villaraigosa on Thursday publicly launched his campaign to become the next governor of the country’s most populous state. With a new campaign website, the Democrat said his main focuses if elected would be investing...

School Choice Is Just Peachy

In 2008, Georgia’s General Assembly enacted the Qualified Educational Tax Credit Program in an effort to expand educational opportunities for schoolchildren and provide alternatives for parents concerned about underperforming public schools. Show More Summary

AZ School Sends Girls to Mandatory Christian Abstinence Assembly, Boys to Voluntary Dating Seminar

Officials at Payson High School, a public school in Arizona, may be rethinking their sex ed curriculum after inviting Christian abstinence advocate Brad Henning to the school to speak to students. Well, sort of...He spoke to the girls...Show More Summary

Nevada Governor signs stadium bill

The pieces continue to fall into place for the Raiders to move to Las Vegas. Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed the stadium bill approved by the Nevada Assembly and Senate last week that calls for $750 million in public money to be used for the construction of a stadium for the team. Those funds would…

'Historic day': Nevada Assembly passes public funding package for proposed Raiders stadium

The Las Vegas Raiders moved one more step closer to reality on Friday, as the Nevada Assembly voted in favor of a $750 million public-funding package to build a new stadium and with the hope of moving the Oakland Raiders to the state. The...Show More Summary

Raiders’ move to Las Vegas passes its first big hurdle

2 months agoSports : The Early Lead

In a 16 to 5 vote, the Nevada state Senate on Tuesday voted to approve a plan to use $750 million in public funds to build a new stadium for the Oakland Raiders in Las Vegas. The plan now moves to the state Assembly, which will re-convene Thursday after the end of Yom Kippur. Opponents […]

Pat Riley ending Chris Bosh’s Heat career is a business decision, though probably not a financial one

2 months agoSports : The Early Lead

For the Miami Heat, the summer of 2016 will be as defining as 2010 was in shaping public opinion. Six years after assembling the Big Three — the legendary, title-winning trio of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh — Heat President Pat Riley is parting ways with its final member, Bosh, in a public […]

New California Law Attempts To Fight Hollywood Ageism By Censoring Third-Party Websites

2 months agoIndustries / Law : Techdirt

Actress Junie Hoang may have lost her legal battle against IMDb for revealing her age, but the California Assembly is ensuring she'll win the war. Hoang sued IMDb for $1 million, claiming the publication of facts without her permission had resulted in her being a victim of Hollywood ageism. Show More Summary

Record field of 141 candidates for ACT election

2 months agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

A record 141 candidates have nominated as candidates for the October 15 ACT Legislative Assembly election. ACT electoral commissioner Phil Green this afternoon publicly declared the nominations during an Elections ACT event at the Assembly. There are 141 candidates across the five seats. This number is the highest ever for the ACT, and beats the […]

New Jersey: Assembly Committee to Hear More Gun Control Schemes

On Thursday, September 22, the Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee will hold a hearing on a trio of anti-gun bills. This post New Jersey: Assembly Committee to Hear More Gun Control Schemes appeared first on Shooting Sports News.

Joss Whedon assembles the Avengers to fight the biggest threat to the universe: Donald Trump.

2 months agoHumor / odd : Happy Place

Joss Whedon just rejoined Twitter to promote his greatest superhero movie yet. No, not The Avengers, or even The Avengers: Age of Ultron, but a public service film featuring the Marvel team and many other celebrities speaking up about an imminent threat to the universe: Donald Trump. Show More Summary

Antibiotics and Livestock Production

The Los Angeles Times editorial board indicated in today’s paper that, “On Tuesday, the U.N General Assembly will hold a high-level meeting to discuss one of the greatest contemporary threats to global public health. Not war, not Ebola, not Zika — but antibiotic-resistant microbes. “Scientists and public health officials have been warning for decades that […]

Stopping superbugs

On Tuesday, the U.N General Assembly will hold a high-level meeting to discuss one of the greatest contemporary threats to global public health. Not war, not Ebola, not Zika — but antibiotic-resistant microbes. Scientists and public health officials have been warning for decades that overuse of...

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