Gretchen Carlson Teams Up With Ex-Fox News Staff To Wage War On NDAs

Former Fox News employees Gretchen Carlson, Julie Roginsky and Diana Falzone ― who all sued the network for sexual harassment or discrimination ― are launching a campaign against workplace policies that keep victims quiet. The Lift Our Voices campaign, announced this week, will seek to end the use of nondisclosure agreements, confidentiality provisions and forced arbitration clauses that […]

Jersey City convenience store shootout leaves police officer and several others dead

Several people, including at least one officer, were killed in Jersey City, New Jersey, on Tuesday afternoon after two people opened fire around a convenience store, officials said, touching off a firefight involving dozens of law enforcement officers that made the residential area take on the feel of a war zone. The Jersey City mayor […]

U.S. must fix relations with China to combat climate change – Michael Bloomberg

MADRID (Reuters) – A future U.S. government will have to rebuild relations with China to revive international efforts to combat climate change, former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg, who is running for president, said on Tuesday. Bloomberg was speaking at a U.N. climate conference in Madrid, where environment ministers are grappling with outstanding issues in […]

Christopher Labos: Why people with lower incomes have more heart disease

“In a paper published earlier this year in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, researchers tried to explain exactly why socioeconomic status affects cardiovascular disease. Using a mediation analysis, they found that smoking status and the number of cigarettes smoked per day were the main drivers of the cardiovascular risk,” Christopher Labos writes. […]

3 women win $1M in lotto sold in Leduc – Edmonton

Posted December 10, 2019 1:24 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A trio of women — including two Albertans — are going to have an extra merry Christmas this year, after a wining a $1-million prize in the Nov. 2 Lotto 6/49 […]