Laws Passed To Help Ex-Cons Get Jobs Might Be Doing The Opposite

US | Anders Hagstrom
A prisoner works in a computer at the laboratory of the San Sebastian Prison in San Jose, on August 27, 2009. The San Sebastian Prison, which houses 653 prisoners including 150 foreigners, has installed a computer lab, and the titles of the computer courses obtained by inmates will be recognized officially, told the director of the prison Mariano Barrantes. (Photo credit: YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Employment rates fell by nearly 4 percent

Court Gives Vape Vendors Hope Against Massive Tax Crushing Businesses

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
An exhibitor staff member uses an electronic cigarette at VAPE CHINA EXPO in Beijing. (REUTERS/Jason Lee)

‘Lose their businesses and livelihoods’

Police Arrest Second Person In Pennsylvania Quadruple Murder Case

US | Anders Hagstrom
Cosmo DiNardo in custody (Screenshot/YouTube/CBS Boston)

The bodies were buried and burned

Students File Lawsuit After School Denies Pro-Life Club Approval

Education | Grace Carr
Pro-life activists gather outside the Supreme Court for the National March for Life rally in Washington, DC, January 27, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

‘The school is treating us like second-class citizens’

High Courts Proving Sympathetic To 18, 19 Year Old Inmates Appealing Life Sentences

US | Anders Hagstrom
FILE PHOTO: Prison inmates wearing firefighting boots line up for breakfast at Oak Glen Conservation Fire Camp #35 in Yucaipa, California, U.S. November 6, 2014. Picture taken November 6, 2014. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File photo

Hard age boundaries are ‘at odds with science’

Two Pennsylvania Bills Would Open Government Union Negotiations Open To The Public

Politics | Ted Goodman
The Pennsylvania State Capitol Building as seen from State Street in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. (REUTERS/Daniel Shanken)

‘Both sides reach for the stars’

Man Shoots, Kills Recent High School Graduate While Trying To Merge Lanes

US | Eric Lieberman
Man sticking gun out the window of his car in a fit of road rage. [Shutterstock - Dzelat]

‘This is now a murder case’

Illegal Immigrants Busted For Distributing Nearly $100,000 In Heroin

US | Steve Birr
A law enforcement staff shows confiscated heroin before burning it in the headquarters of the Drug Control Agency in Dushanbe May 30, 2008. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

‘Starting to grow some roots’

Radio Host Quits Job After Being Told To Stop Criticizing Trump

Politics | Hollis Poch
Photo Credit: Shutterstock

‘I can’t be walking on eggshells when and if the subject of Trump comes up’

Pennsylvania Governor Signs Pension Reform Bill

US | Aislinn Murphy
Tom Wolf delivers a speech after arriving being sworn in as the 47th Governor of Pennsylvania during his inauguration ceremony at the State Capitol in Harrisburg, January 20, 2015. REUTERS/Mark Makela

The law will shift future state employees and public school teachers to 401(k)-style plans.

Woman Accused Of Selling Food Stamps For Heroin In Welfare Fraud

US | Steve Birr
Heroin is shown mixed in a spoon next to a hypodermic needle. Shutterstock/Ari N

‘Looking to sell them ASAP’

Antifa Psycho Allegedly Stabs Police Horse With A Flag Pole, Resists Arrest

US | Amber Athey

‘The charges are entirely fabricated’