Apr 13, 2017, 4:19 pm EDT
President Donald Trump has stirred controversy once again, this time introducing a bill that would eliminate funding for abortions.
The law would specifically target institutions that help women and their families make informed decisions regarding their body and the life of their fetus. Planned Parenthood would be one of the biggest losers if the deal goes through.
However, Trump’s move isn’t limited to Planned Parenthood as other organizations that perform similar tasks will be defunded by the new administration. Conservatives and groups that are pro-life lauded the move, while liberals are outraged by the decision. Read
Apr 10, 2017, 3:00 pm EDT
New York has become the first state to offer free college tuition to those who apply and qualify for the company’s new bill.
The law was passed Sunday night as part of a broader budget package that will make life more affordable in New York. The move will apply to families that bring in less than $100,000 a year.
The income cap will rise over time as it will be at $110,000 by 2018, while surging to $125,000 by 2019. Gov. Andrew Cuomo commented on the matter, noting that college is finally what high school has been for a while: “it should always be an option even if you can’t afford it.” Read
Mar 31, 2017, 2:46 pm EDT
The FBI has released new images of the September 11 attacks that have not been available to the public until now.
The 9/11 terrorist attack still feel like yesterday even though they happened more than 15 years ago now, claiming at least 184 lives in 2001. The FBI has now unveiled 27 new photos that captured the chaos that ensued after the plane attacks that knocked down both World Trade Center (WTC) buildings.
Some of the contents revealed in these images include close-up images of the building’s exterior, overhead images of the attack, moments frozen in time of the first responders rushing to the scene. Read