Under the new executive order, The White House will grant 300,000 employees under federal contracts up to seven paid sick days per year.

Kanika Lal President Obama issues a new executive order. The president signed the order on Labor Day requiring federal contractors to grant employees with paid sick leave. 300,000 employees who do not currently receive such benefits now have the right to seven paid sick days per year. Workers will earn one hour of leave for

The Daily Beast has exclusively learned over 50 analysts have filed a formal complaint stating reports have been altered to show war on ISIS is more successful than it actually is.

Kanika Lal Over 50 intelligence analysts have made serious claims against U.S. senior intelligence officials. Related Story President Obama Extends Paid Sick Leave in Honor of Labor Day The Daily Beast has learned the U.S. Central Command analysts have made formal complaints, stating that their reports have been altered to show the war on ISIS is

Judge Wiley who initially sentenced Anderson with sex offender charges finally bows out of the case that drew national attention.

Jen Hobbs Last month, we reported on 19-year-old Zach Anderson’s strange circumstances: being put on the sex offender list after a first date. He had sex with a girl he thought was 17 (she lied, and was actually 14) who he met through a dating app. The law became involved when the girl’s mother reported her missing.  The girl

“A French court upheld a 2012 ruling in which Monsanto was found guilty of chemical poisoning of a French farmer, who says he suffered neurological problems after inhaling the U.S. company’s Lasso weedkiller,” Reuters reports.

Jen Hobbs Paul Francois, French grain grower, suffered neurological problems after inhaling Monsanto’s Lasso weedkiller. He says he suffered “memory loss, headaches and stammering after inhaling Monsanto’s Lasso in 2004” and he blames Monsanto for not providing adequate warnings on the product label. In 2012, Francois sued Monsanto and won. The company appealed the case, and today the initial decision

The Satanic Temple is formally petitioning the Arkansas Capitol Arts and Grounds Commission for permission to place a monument next to the a planned Ten Commandments monument.

Off The Grid The Satanic Temple wants to place a “Baphomet” monument next to a Ten Commandments monument at the Arkansas Capitol Arts and Grounds Commission — the latter of which was already approved by state legislature. Related Story Jesse Ventura Says He Will Never Use This Term An image of Baphomet. Photo Courtesy of Wiki Commons.

When confronted with how the Bush Administration dealt with Iran, Cheney blames Obama claiming that it happened “Under Obama’s watch, not under our watch.”

Off The Grid Dick Cheney is a damn liar. You know there’s no other way to put it. This guy wants to rewrite history. How anyone could give this guy (who got five deferments from military service) any credibility is ridiculous.  Dick Cheney is not a tough guy: he is the worst of cowards. If

Unemployment as of July 2015 is at 5.3% which is the lowest since the April 2008. While Bernie stands strong in support in raising the minimum wage, many are still concerned that raising the federal wage will increase the unemployement rate.

Off The Grid Raising the minimum wage is not going to destroy the economy. Jobs are not going to be eliminated because you raised the minimum wage a bit. Those jobs are still going to need to be done regardless.  I’ve always stated that if you work 40 hours a week, you should earn enough

Today, The Daily Beast posted an exclusive scoop from inside authorities that personally filed a formal complaint with the Pentagon that senior officials were manipulating intelligence on ISIS to support the narrative that we are winning the war with ISIS. More than 50 intelligence analysts brought this to the attention of Pentagon’s inspector general, who is now opening an investigation.

Alex Logan Today, The Daily Beast posted an exclusive scoop from inside authorities that personally filed a formal complaint with the Pentagon that senior officials were manipulating intelligence on ISIS to support the narrative that we are winning the war with ISIS. More than 50 intelligence analysts brought this to the attention of Pentagon’s inspector

Over 30 years after the girlfriend of pro wrestling legend Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka died under mysterious circumstances, the wrestling Hall of Famer faces grand jury charges that he killed her.

Off The Grid I’m stunned about this. I can recall when that tragedy happened. I was right in the middle of all that at the time. Snuka had been a friend of mine for many years. We wrestled each other in the Pacific Northwest many times. I’ve stated that the two guys I like to

Governor Rick “Oops” Perry — a man who is more than just a pair of smart glasses — has dropped out of the hilariously crowded 2016 presidential race. Well, he’s calling it “suspending” his campaign, not dropping out.

Alex Logan Governor Rick “Oops” Perry — a man who is more than just a pair of smart glasses — has dropped out of the hilariously crowded 2016 presidential race. Well, he’s calling it “suspending” his campaign, not dropping out. Slate reports that the Texas governor, who refused affordable healthcare for the citizens of his