May 16, 2016 09:43 AM EDT
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed a legislation package aimed at bolstering efforts of reducing HIV/AIDS cases in the state from 3,000 to 750 per year by 2020.
Mar 11, 2016 12:31 PM EST
A new study suggests that if the federal government mandated universal background checks on gun and ammunition purchases and enforced firearm identification, gun-death rates could fall by more than 80 percent.
Jan 06, 2016 09:23 AM EST
The NRA is under fire by New York officials after they posted a picture of two gun control advocates with bullets right next to them.
Dec 08, 2015 05:43 PM EST
A new legislation was passed that allows the mining of materials in space.
Oct 23, 2015 03:09 AM EDT
Palau passed legislation to create the world's sixth largest marine life sanctuary.
Oct 05, 2015 05:05 PM EDT
During a speech today, Hillary Clinton revealed several details about the gun control plan she would create as president.
Sep 18, 2015 03:53 AM EDT
On Thursday, the head of U.K.'s home security agency warned about the terrorist dangers that our technological advancements are posing.
Sep 17, 2015 07:34 AM EDT
New legislation announced by the Australian government has stated that parents who refuse to vaccinate their children will be denied a number of benefits.
Aug 31, 2015 03:38 PM EDT
Madeleine Albright, former Secretary of State and diplomat, explained her support of the Iran Deal in an op-ed piece for CNN on Monday.
Aug 04, 2015 07:28 AM EDT
The actress/comedian teamed up with her cousin, New York senator Charles Schumer to limit access to weapons for criminals and people with mental illness
Jul 24, 2015 03:06 AM EDT
The Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, or as opponents call it, the Deny Americans the Right to Know (DARK) Act, was approved 275-150 with 45 Democrats voting in favor. The bill now heads to the Senate.
Jul 21, 2015 01:11 PM EDT
Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., introduced the "Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act" the week after Kathryn Steinle's death.
Jul 21, 2015 01:50 AM EDT
A 21-year-old man shared intimate pictures of victim on Facebook and then sent those pictures to members of woman's family.
Jul 16, 2015 05:14 PM EDT
If this bill passes, it will mark the first time that Japanese troops will be able to fight abroad since their defeat at the hands of the U.S. in World War II.
Jul 10, 2015 04:18 PM EDT
The proposed legislation would remove the words "husband" and "wife" in favor of "gender-neutral" words like "spouse" or "married couple".