A New Bill Would Protect Immigrant Farmworkers. It Has Little Chance Of Survival.

For many months now, farmworkers’ anxieties have been growing. Following President Donald Trump’s promise last fall to imprison or deport or some 3 million undocumented immigrants from this country, many of the nation’s farmworkers — an estimated half of whom are undocumented — fear that this enforcement push will target them and their families. Some of those farmworkers […]

A California Bill Could Totally Disrupt The Dialysis Industry

HBO’s John Oliver took on the dialysis industry a couple of weeks ago, highlighting a pair of companies that have a near-monopoly on keeping your kidney functions going. Between them, these two businesses ― one based in Colorado and one in Germany ― control 70 percent of all the dialysis centers in the U.S. In […]

30 Years Ago, Bill Murray Called A Full Cubs Game And It Was Glorious

Most people know Bill Murray’s affection for the Cubs from his antics during last year’s legendary season, when the team broke the curse and won their first championship since 1908. Back in April of 1987 ― 30 years ago this week ― Murray was still hanging around Wrigley Field, cheering on his favorite team, much […]

Bill Murray Is Even Charming While Trying To Bribe Umpires

I'm not trying to be a snitch, but somebody at @MiLB needs to see this. Sorry @ChasRiverDogs, but you can't just let Bill Murray bribe umps pic.twitter.com/osVwmxk9gM — Daren Stoltzfus (@DarenStoltzfus) April 7, 2017 Baseball season is in full swing again, and it’s hard to pick out our favorite part. Is it the spring weather, […]

Attorney For Bill O’Reilly Accuser Calls Fox News ‘The Bill Cosby Of Corporate America’

Lisa Bloom, the attorney for a former Fox News guest holding a press conference Monday, ripped the network’s handling of sexual harassment lawsuits against top-rated primetime host Bill O’Reilly and called for an independent investigation.  “How many women have to come forward?” Bloom, who has also served as an NBC News legal analyst, asked Sunday […]

Bill Murray And Julia Louis-Dreyfus Go Full-On Proud Parents At Kids’ NCAA Games

Score! Adorably emotional videos and pictures of proud parents Bill Murray and Julia Louis-Dreyfus surfaced on social media Thursday as the actors watched their respective kids’ teams compete in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Louis-Dreyfus, whose son Charlie Hall plays for Northwestern University, was in the stands in Salt Lake City, Utah, as […]

GOP Health Bill Could Let Companies Pressure Workers To Give Genetic Test Results

WASHINGTON ― Imagine your employer wants you to submit to genetic testing as part of a “workplace wellness” program. The testing is completely voluntary, your employer says. If you’re concerned about your privacy, no one can force you to take part. There’s just one catch: Declining to provide genetic testing results will cost you thousands […]