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Q&A: Census Citizenship Question Sparks Legal Debate, Fears

Liz Weston: Don't Believe These Social Security Myths

By Geoff Mulvihill |
The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule this week on a request from the Census Bureau to ask everyone in the country about citizenship status. The plan has set off litigation an...

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Google Employees Petition SF Pride Remove Company from Parade

Google Employees Petition SF Pride Remove Company from Parade

By Sam Cronin | Jun 26
A group of Google employees have released an open petition to the Board of Directors of San Francisco Pride to remove the company from the parade over allegations of poor corporate culture around LGBTQ issues.

'The Office' to Leave Netflix for NBCUniversal in Jan. 2021

'The Office' to Leave Netflix for NBCUniversal in Jan. 2021

By Mae Anderson | Jun 26
In a tweet Tuesday, Netflix said it was "sad" that NBC was taking back the show but added it will still be on Netflix for the next year and a half.

California to Require Background Checks for Ammo Purchases

California to Require Background Checks for Ammo Purchases

By Don Thompson | Jun 26
California has among the most stringent gun laws in the country and on Monday a far-reaching new initiative to curb violence will require background checks for every ammunition purchase.

Australia Media Demand Press Freedom Law Reforms after Raids

Australia Media Demand Press Freedom Law Reforms after Raids

By Rod McGuirk | Jun 26
Australia's three largest media organizations joined forces on Wednesday to demand legal reforms that would prevent journalists from risking imprisonment for doing their jobs.

Hidden Oil Spill: New Study Contradicts Owner's Claims

Hidden Oil Spill: New Study Contradicts Owner's Claims

By Janet McConnaughey | Jun 26
A new federally led study of oil seeping from a platform toppled off Louisiana's coast 14½ years ago found releases lower than other recent estimates, but contradicts the well owner's assertions about the amount and source of oil.

American Cardinal Severs Ties with Bannon-Linked Group

American Cardinal Severs Ties with Bannon-Linked Group

By Nicole Winfield | Jun 26
A conservative American cardinal distanced himself Tuesday from former White House adviser Steve Bannon and severed ties with a Bannon-linked institute that wants to train future populist leaders in Europe.

Jury Weighs Discrimination Case of Renowned California Chef

Jury Weighs Discrimination Case of Renowned California Chef

Jun 26
A three-week pregnancy discrimination trial against celebrity chef Thomas Keller and his acclaimed New York and Napa Valley restaurants is coming to a close. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that lawyers finished closing arguments Monday in Napa Count

Mouse That Roared: Disney Characters Win Local Union Shakeup

Mouse That Roared: Disney Characters Win Local Union Shakeup

By Mike Schneider | Jun 25
Months after workers who play characters at Walt Disney World threatened to leave the Teamsters union, General President James Hoffa appointed two associates Monday to take over the local union.

Government Moves Migrant Kids After AP Exposes Bad Treatment

Government Moves Migrant Kids After AP Exposes Bad Treatment

By Martha Mendoza and Garance Burke | Jun 25
The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation.

What's in Your 'Best Interest'?

What's in Your 'Best Interest'?

By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Jun 25
The SEC recently passed new regulations it says will ensure that brokers act in their clients' "best interest." But what does that mean for you?

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