How Weight Watchers Fired Workers Via Zoom, The…

Weight Watchers employees were busier than ever these past few months, as the coronavirus pandemic heightened eating issues for many people ― from those locked down at home obsessing over what to eat, to essential…

Some Leaders Are Using COVID-19 To Build A…

Moments of crisis have often been turning points in history, for good and for ill. COVID-19 and the social and economic earthquakes it has triggered have all the makings of an era-defining cataclysm. In the…

Trump Announces U.S. To Exit Open Skies Treaty

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration notified international partners on Thursday that it is pulling out of a treaty that permits 30-plus nations to conduct unarmed, observation flights over each other’s territory — overflights set…

Democrats Propose Federal Jobs Program For Those Unemployed…

During the Great Depression, President Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal initiative established a series of government programs and agencies that put thousands of Americans back to work, building large-scale infrastructure and conservation projects. On Thursday, Senate…

Will Democrats Stop The Feds From Spying On…

Last week, a majority of senators voted to prevent the federal government from spying on Americans’ internet browsing and search histories without a warrant. But it wasn’t enough, falling just one vote short of the…

Republicans Want To End Higher Jobless Pay. For…

Republicans eager for the economy to reopen complain that expanded unemployment benefits are making it difficult for some businesses to keep or rehire their workers. But many workers across the country who left their jobs…

‘Trump Lies, People Die’: Protesters Leave Body Bags…

Activists laid body bags outside the White House Wednesday evening to protest what they consider to be President Donald Trump and Republican officials’ catastrophic response to the coronavirus pandemic.  The demonstration started with a mock 200-car…