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Letters: Insurance solutions | Avoiding falls | Climate funding | Court’s corruption | An affront ...

East Bay Times 15 Jun 2024
Submit your letter to the editor via this form. Read more Letters to the Editor ... “We’re in a crisis ... The Stopping Addiction and Falls for the Elderly (SAFE) Act (H.R ... The SAFE Act would enable older Californians to live safer, more independent lives ... Re.

Kids on social media, discarded vape pens, Nassau dog killing case, Native American mascots, JFK traffic restrictions

Newsday 14 Jun 2024
The Stop Addictive Feeds Exploitation for Kids Act and the New York Child Data Protection Act are crucial steps toward curbing addictive features of social media platforms and safeguarding personal data of minors.

New Lollapalooza documentary highlights festival's progressive cultural legacy

The Tennessean 14 Jun 2024
Initially, the festival occurred because Farrell's work in the Los Angeles alt-pop and punk act Jane's Addiction was drawing to a close ... alongside Jane's Addiction for a 21-date North American tour.

Commentary: Only one of New York's just-passed online safety bills will keep kids safe

Times Union 13 Jun 2024
Another law, the Stop Addictive Feeds Exploitation (SAFE) for Kids Act, has the laudable goal of preventing children from being exposed to harmful, addictive social media applications, but in practice ...

Column: California’s knock-down, drag-out fight over addiction and theft

The Los Angeles Times 13 Jun 2024
I am talking about the Homelessness, Drug Addiction and Theft Reduction Act, a tough-on-crime initiative that just collected enough signatures to show up on California's November ballot ... Reduction Act.

Coronation Street star Claire Sweeney

The Daily Mail 13 Jun 2024
The soap star, 53, who is best known for her role in Brookside, has played homeless drug addict Cassandra Plummer on the ITV soap since June 2023, after taking a long break from acting ... from acting.

How Joey King Hilariously Complimented Sabrina Carpenter’s Song; Actress Says 'It's Rude'

Pinkvilla 13 Jun 2024
King fangirled about the “addicting” music video and how the song had ceased to exit her mind ... It's also so rude to make such an addicting music video.” The Act star also revealed that she had already watched the video “six times at 2.00 a.m.

Telehealth can bridge mental health divide

The Gazette Cedar Rapids 13 Jun 2024
The Biden administration is currently considering a proposed federal rule change to the 2008 Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MPHAEA) that, if implemented, could hinder patient access to affordable care.

McCAUGHEY: Researchers keen on unearthing truths about pandemic

Toronto Sun 13 Jun 2024
During the pandemic, deaths from alcoholism, drug addiction, car ... They pinned those “excess deaths” on government COVID policies that drove people to addiction, overeating and other acts of despair.

Republicans stick to attacking criminal justice system, echoing Trump, after Hunter Biden conviction

Press Telegram 13 Jun 2024
... to buying a gun while addicted to drugs, they pressed unsubstantiated or debunked allegations that Joe Biden — while vice president — acted to advance his family members’ foreign business interests.

Bills to Protect Kids on Social Media Pass: What Parents Need to Know

AM New York 12 Jun 2024
The Stop Addictive Feeds Exploitation (SAFE) for Kids Act will restrict kids’ access to addictive feeds on social media, and the New York Child Data Protection Act will keep kids’ personal data safe.

Christine Flowers | Hunter’s Verdict Should Thrill Gun Control Advocates

The Signal 12 Jun 2024
There is so much concern for the tender sensitivities of a former drug addict from Delaware ... We shouldn’t excuse his act, which brings him so close — a bullet away — from shattering someone’s life because he “didn’t think” he was an addict.

Republicans echo Trump in response to Hunter Biden conviction

The Associated Press 12 Jun 2024
They used Hunter Biden's conviction Tuesday for charges related to buying a gun while addicted to drugs to press ...

California voters may get chance to upgrade charges for some crimes

AOL 12 Jun 2024
“The Homelessness, Drug Addiction and Theft Reduction act will make targeted but impactful changes to our laws around fentanyl and help us tackle the chronic retail theft that hurts our retailers, our ...

Tough-on-crime measure officially qualifies for November ballot as rifts in Legislature mount

The Los Angeles Times 12 Jun 2024
The ballot initiative, called the Homelessness, Drug Addiction, and Theft Reduction Act, would change the law to make a third offense of theft, regardless of the value of merchandise, a felony punishable by up to three years in prison ... Gov ... .