(WASHINGTON) -- Are Facebook, Instagram and YouTube more like newspaper publishers or telephone companies?The Supreme Court on Monday was wrestling with that question in a pair of cases being called the most important tests of the First Amendment in the internet era.The justices' answer... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Over the last several years, isolated outbreaks of measles have been popping up across the United States.Most recently, between Dec. 1, 2023, and Jan. 23, 2024, there have been 23 confirmed cases of measles with infections reported in Pennsylvania, New Jersey,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is warning clinicians to remain on alert for measles cases due to a growing number of infections.Between Dec. 1, 2023, and Jan. 23, 2024, there have been 23 confirmed cases of measles including seven... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A North Dakota state court denied a request to temporarily block the state's strict abortion ban on Tuesday.Plaintiffs challenging the ban had asked the court to allow doctors to resume performing abortions to preserve the life or health of a pregnant... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Some Washington public school districts have already done it, but a bill being considered in Olympia this week would ban cell phones for students... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A variant that has been circulating in the U.S. for the last couple of months currently makes up a majority of COVID-19 cases in the United States.JN.1, a descendant of BA.2.86 -- which is itself an offshoot of the omicron variant... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former President Donald Trump's onetime fixer Michael Cohen sent his attorney non-existent legal cases produced by the artificial intelligence program Google Bard as he sought to beef up his petition for early termination of his supervised release, according to a letter... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After a monthslong investigation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration into applesauce pouches tainted with lead, the agency suspects the contaminated products were the result of a manufacturer cutting corners to save money, according to a senior U.S. official.The official... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former President Donald Trump's onetime fixer Michael Cohen sought an early end to his supervised release based on case law that may not exist, according to a federal judge in New York.Cohen, who went to federal prison after pleading guilty in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Massachusetts health officials are warning that a hepatitis A outbreak has hit the state, and it resembles a similar outbreak that occurred several years ago.Six cases have been reported across four counties between Nov. 1 and Nov. 29, with more infections... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Global cases of measles increased by 18% from 2021 to 2022, following a drop in vaccinations over the past few years, according to a new report Thursday from the World Health Organization and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Deaths due to... Read More.