WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't decide the legality of an agreement between a union and a Florida casino in which the business helped the union organize in return for help with a ballot initiative on gambling. The justices on Tuesday dismissed an appeal from UNITE HERE Local 355...
BRUSSELS, Dec 10 (Reuters) - The artificial sweetener aspartame - widely used in low-calorie soft drinks - poses no health risks at currently approved consumption levels, the European Union's food safety watchdog said on Tuesday. The finding by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) will be seen as a victory...
There's no getting around it: Online video advertising is a necessary evil. Even Conan O'Brien, whose website Team Coco is supported by ads that run before every comedy video, thinks they're super annoying. But even more annoying is when those videos play in the middle of his TV...
This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in state policy. Two months after they launched, most of the online health insurance exchanges run by states have vastly...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut has withdrawn an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court challenging a ruling that former Gov. John Rowland's administration violated the constitutional rights of 2,800 state employees it laid off in 2003, state Attorney General George Jepsen said Monday. Jepsen said he withdrew the appeal —...