Arizona House lawmakers will get to pick and choose among three proposed laws that are designed to deal with distracted driving caused by cellphone use, Speaker Rusty Bowers announced after a closed-door meeting Wednesday of majority Republicans.
According to a report by Huffpost, on Tuesday, Greta Thunberg, a Swedish climate change activist, brought European Union lawmakers to their feet in applause during an EU Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee meeting in Strasbourg,..
Less than a year after clearing a backlog of more than 4,000 untested sexual assault kits, Democratic Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul is joining with a bipartisan group of lawmakers in support of a bill that's designed to prevent a future testing..
Environmental activists climbed onto the roof and glued themselves to a train in London's Canary Wharf financial district on Wednesday as part of a third day of action to force Britain to take more radical measures to avert climate change. Rough cut..
Two New Jersey congressmen are responding to Gov. Cuomo's congestion pricing plan for Manhattan by introducing a bill that would keep New Jersey drivers from having to pay twice. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis has the details.
A group of legislative Democrats say shootings by police show a need to change Pennsylvania's rules for when officers can use deadly force and to reform oversight and training; KDKA's Rachele Mongiovi reports.
Democratic Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul is joining with a bipartisan group of lawmakers in support of a bill that would create uniform procedure for the processing and collection of sexual assault kits.
New York Is Preparing to Ban Plastic Bags Plastic pollution has been a hot-button issue in
recent years. New York is inching closer to a plastic bag ban. Although lawmakers are ideally seeking a ban, a 5-cent fee for plastic bags may be on the table...