Hypertension – high blood pressure – can be a dangerous, even deadly, condition. There are ways to treat or avoid it, though.
Timothy Caramillo is suing Hampton Roads Regional Jail and the Norfolk City Jail over allegations that their negligence led to his daughter’s death in October 2018.
Incarceration may increase addiction mortality, new study shows.
The UAW and automakers are combating the crisis with new initiatives to curb opioid addiction and overdose deaths.
Trump Administration & EPA Won’t Ban Chlorpyrifos
Under Obama, the EPA had plans to ban chlorpyrifos. But it's making a comeback under the current administration, despite research showing the chemical's dangers.Ryan J. Farrick
Federal Trade Commission Wants to Change Rules to Children’s Online Privacy
The FTC says that current protections are outdated and don’t do enough to protect kids from Big Data.Ryan J. Farrick
Homeless People in Los Angeles Sue City for Stealing their Possessions of Streets and Sidewalks
Some homeless residents say the city’s clean-up notices are so short they’ve returned home to find all their possessions gone or destroyed.Ryan J. Farrick
Monsanto’s Woes Continue as Roundup Verdicts Add Up
Monsanto, maker of weed killer Roundup, continues to face huge verdicts over cancer related to its product. Its woes continue, with over 13,000 cases yet to be heard.Aaron Burdick
Mothers Plan to Sue KinderCare Learning Center Over Alleged Child Abuse
A KinderCare childcare facility in Penn Hills is at the center of an impending lawsuit involving allegations of child abuse.Brianna Smith
Organ transplantation is proven to be an effective therapy for end-stage organ failure. Today, it is widely practiced around the world. With the beginning of globalization and traditions of consumerism, there is an increasing trend among people to travel in search of enhanced quality and inexpensive health options in emerging nations that have the same
Uber may be facing a lawsuit soon from one of its drivers who was allegedly attacked by three passengers if it doesn’t improve its safety measures for drivers.
The ACLU is following up on its promise to immediately challenge the administration’s ‘illegal’ asylum restrictions.
It’s the end to a lawsuit that’s dragged on for nearly 20 years.
Facebook and its outrageously wealthy tech counterparts are also facing increased skepticism and harsher legislation.
Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán asked to pay big time for his crimes.
Fieldsource Food Systems, Inc. is recalling certain beef and chicken products over undeclared allergen concerns.
The Santa Maria city council will decide soon whether to settle an eight year lawsuit against landlord Dario Pini.
Jose Omar Bello Reyes read a poem criticizing last year’s family detentions. Two days later, ICE arrested him outside his Bakersfield, CA, house.
In some cases, Apple’s even funded trade groups that lobby against pro-consumer legislation.
One of the judges involved in a fight in a White Castle parking lot is charged.