A Long List of Fireworks-Related Injuries Reported by Honolulu EMS on “Brutal” New Year’s Night

At least eight individuals were critically injured by illegal pyrotechnics, according to Oahu’s first responders, making it one of the busiest new year’s starts in recent memory. Additionally, there were 15 attacks, including one stabbing and hundreds of calls for people having trouble breathing. How many of the attack victims were connected to New Year’s […]

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Downed Trees and Power Outages Expected with Oregon Ice Storm

As the Pacific Northwest gears up for the approaching winters, the probability of ice storms in Oregon and nearby areas is high. And these could lead to more fallen trees, which may bring down some powerlines. Chris Ruvalcaba, the owner of Monkeyman’s Tree Service in Lake Oswego, said that the crews of his company have […]

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The New Reality: A $700 Monthly Car Payment

In May this year, the average monthly new-car payments in the US rose over $700, forcing many people to delay their plan of buying a car until the prices returned to normal. However, as the year ends, things aren’t looking exactly optimistic for these potential buyers. As the federal funds rate continues to be raised […]

Widow of Mathew Gee sues NCAA for his wrongful death

The NCAA is currently facing charges pressed by Alana Glee, the widow of Mathew Gee, a former University of Southern California football player. Mrs. Gee accuses the NCAA weren’t compliant enough to take necessary precautions to avoid the repeated head trauma her husband endured. Mathew Gee passed away when he was just 49 in the […]

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Huntington Beach Mobile Crisis Response Team Handled Over 2,000 Calls in the First Year of Operation

The Huntington Beach’s Mobile Crisis Response Team was created in August 2021 through a partnership between the police department and Be Well OC, a non-profit. In its first year of operations, the team has handled more than 2000 calls from distressed people and provided the best help they can. Michael Romero, a licensed psychiatric technician […]

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New Supreme Court Case Could Weaken Unions’ Ability To Strike

The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to hear the case of Glacier Northwest Inc. v. International Brotherhood of Teamsters has emerged as a cause of alarm for union supporters, who are afraid that it could weaken the power of workers to declare strikes. This case concerns a labor dispute that involved drivers at a Washington concrete […]

Although Car Seats Save Lives, Over Half of Them are Abused

The Texas Department of Transportation is reminding parents that one of the most crucial things they can do to protect children is to properly install and utilize a car seat. Vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death for children in the country.  46 percent of all infant car seats, according to the National Highway […]

Do I Need a Lawyer After an Accident in Oregon?

If you live in any city within Oregon, you will know how common traffic accidents are in the state. In case you get into an accident, it’s understandable that you may not know about the right action to take. In such cases, talking to an experienced lawyer can help you understand your rights better.  What […]

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Houston’s ‘No Questions Asked’ Gun Buyback Criticized By Democratic District Attorney

While the Houston gun buyback initiative may be a way of combating violent crime in the city, Kim Ogg, the Harris County District Attorney, is concerned about the consequences of such events. In a letter addressed to several officials, including the Houston police chief and the sheriff, Ogg put forward her opinion that while this […]

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California State Lawmaker, Ken Cooley, Keeps The Insurance Legislation Conversation Going

Ken Cooley, a California State Assemblymember since 2012 has been assigned a critical responsibility- to bring together state legislatures from across the US to overcome partisan differences. This is aimed at a long enough understanding of insurance. This task taken up by Cooley is in association with the National Council of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) where […]