Paid family leave to be added back to Build Back Better after backlash- Tempemail

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Democrats’ plan for paid family leave will be added back into President Biden’s signature “Build Back Better” legislation after its removal sparked a backlash from progressive Democrats. In a letter sent Wednesday to members of the House Democratic Caucus, Ms Pelosi said the proposal for Continue Reading

Family Guy: How on earth has Seth MacFarlane’s cartoon survived for 20 seasons in the era of ‘political correctness’?- Tempemail

Remember Family Guy? Fifteen-odd years ago, the Seth MacFarlane-created animated sitcom seemed to be everywhere. After The Simpsons had revolutionised the possibilities of TV animation in the 1990s, Family Guy went one step further. This was The Simpsons’ grubby little brother. The animation was cheap-looking, the storytelling flimsy and artless, Continue Reading

Paid family leave advocates regroup after it was excluded in Democrats’ social welfare framework- Tempemail

Paid family leave advocates from academics to lawmakers to activists regrouped after it was excluded from the framework of Democrats’ large social spending bill. The White House announced its framework for the so-called Build Back Better plan, which will include universal pre-school, home care for elderly people and people with Continue Reading

Texas man boasted online about food and family as children starved alongside skeletal remains of beaten brother- Tempemail

The man accused of beating his girlfriend’s eight-year-old son to death before the couple left his rotting corpse in a house of horrors with her three other starving children repeatedly boasted about food and family on social media. Brian Coulter was arrested and charged with the murder of Kendrick Lee Continue Reading

Family: Deputy’s conviction for killing is ‘partial justice’- Tempemail

The family of a mentally ill man who died in a California police shooting received only partial justice after jurors convicted a sheriff’s deputy of assault with a gun but deadlocked on a charge of voluntary manslaughter, their attorney said. Andrew Hall could now face up to 17 years in Continue Reading

Brian Laundrie – update: Latest news on Gabby Petito as Laundrie family refute North Port police claim that they are to blame- Tempemail

‘Bones’ found at North Port reserve belong to Brian Laundrie: FBI Authorities have admitted that they mistook Brian Laundrie’s mother for the young, male fugitive, leading North Port Police Chief Todd Garrison to erroneously claim he knew where he was located during a press conference in September. Meanwhile, Steven Bertolino, Continue Reading

UK police force apologizes for failing slain sisters’ family- Tempemail

London’s police force has apologized to the family of two murdered sisters, saying its initial response to the crime was “below the standard that it should have been.” The mother of the two women dismissed the apology Tuesday as too little, too late, saying the Metropolitan Police force had not Continue Reading

Met Police to apologise to family of murdered sisters for investigation which ‘fell short’- Tempemail

The Met Police will issue an apology to the family of Nicole Smallman and Bibaa Henry for the way it responded when the sisters were reported missing in Wembley last year. Henry, 46, and Smallman, 27, were stabbed to death by Danyal Hussein while they were out celebrating the former’s Continue Reading

Alec Baldwin shooting latest news: Hilaria posts message of support as Halyna Hutchins family speak out- Tempemail

Candlelit vigil held for Halyna Hutchins after deadly shooting Alec Baldwin had been practising a “cross-draw” weapons firing technique and was aiming at a camera when a prop gun went off, killing cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, according to multiple witness statements. Authorities in Sante Fe have released statements by Rust director Continue Reading