Trump issues edict: Transgender troops will not serve in U.S. military

President Trump tweeted Wednesday that transgender individuals will not be allowed to serve in the military. “After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not accept or allow transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. Military. Tweets by realDonaldTrump “Our military must be focused on…

HUD AWARDS $50 MILLION IN HOUSING COUNSELING GRANTS

Funding intended to help families find and keep their homes WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded more than $50 million in housing counseling grants to hundreds of national, regional and local organizations to help families and individuals with their housing needs and to prevent future foreclosures. HUD’s housing…

Venus Williams Cleared In Fatal Car Accident

Shortly after Venus Williams filed an emergency order in the fatal crash case leveled against her, a video shows that Williams lawfully entered the intersection. According to USA Today, police said that new video surveillance footage showed Williams entering the intersection on June 9 legally before the collision in Palm Beach Gardens, Flordia. Linda Barson’s car collided with Williams’ SUV in an accident…

California to stop suspending licenses for traffic fines

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Californians will no longer face losing their driver’s licenses because of unpaid traffic fines starting next month. Gov. Jerry Brown said the punishment doesn’t help the state collect unpaid fines and can send low-income people into a cycle of job losses and more poverty. The policy will help ensure people’s lives…

Happy Birthday, iPhone! 10 Things You Didn’t Know About the iPhone

On June 29, 2007, Steve Jobs turned the tech world upside down with the release of the groundbreaking iPhone. Ten years later, more than one billion iPhones have been sold—making it the most popular product of all time. The disruptive device changed how we communicate, do business, exercise, travel, shop and even watch TV. In his book The One Device:…

One Day You’ll Find Someone Who Loves You For You

He won’t leave you guessing about his intentions, because he’ll make it clear he’s into you. And he’s not going anywhere. Excerpt: Somewhere on a Highway –  Marisa Donnelly One day you’ll stop second guessing. You won’t wonder whether you should call him, or if he’ll like the new blouse you bought. You won’t ask yourself if…