‘It feels like we are still hostages’: Federal contractors who lost health insurance during shutdown remain in limbo

For one firm, the tight margins of federal work meant it wasn’t able to pay its health insurance premium, leading to a lapse in coverage for employees who also lost five weeks of wages. Now they’re bracing for the possibility…

Four Profoundly Concerning Issues Remain About That Attack on a McDonald’s Worker

The recent attack on a McDonald’s worker was just the latest episode of ‘come for a black woman.” The now-viral video shows Daniel Willis Taylor–a white man–attacking Yamine James, an employee at a McDonald’s in St. Petersburg, Florida. The video shows Taylor, 40,…

Trump and lawmakers paralyzed over shutdown as both sides remain dug in

The standstill underscores the dysfunction gripping Washington and the president’s seeming indifference to shuttered federal agencies. Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost…

Ballot mixup puts more heat on Broward elections official as key Florida races remain unresolved

Broward County Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes mixed invalid ballots with about 200 valid ones, a latest example of incompetency as Republicans pounce the official amid controversial Florida recount. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive…