The White House and the Department of Health and Human Services unveiled a new website Wednesday, FindTreatment.gov. The site serves as a search engine to help people find local resources to help with addiction.
Conyers’ long career included support for such major legislation as the Voting Rights Act of 1965, the Motor Voter Bill of 1993, and he introduced a measure to establish a holiday for Martin Luther King Jr. four days after the civil rights leader died after being shot in Memphis, TN.
According to current predictions, the storm isn’t expected to impact the mainland U.S. in the next several days, though Puerto Rico and the U.S. and British Virgin Islands were placed under a tropical storm watch Sunday morning.
One provision of the bill will require all public schools to install at least one silent panic alarm. Silent alarms are not a new invention—they’ve been used for years in places like banks and convenient stores. When activated, they alert the closest law enforcement.
Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens joined the court in 1975 and retired in 2010 as the third-longest serving justice in the Supreme Court’s history. He replaced William O. Douglas, who was the longest-serving justice.
Artificial intelligence is shaking up the railroad industry. Now business leaders and researchers are showing off the latest gadgets and tools that can out-smart their human controllers and make train travel safer.
For generations, tobacco powered Kentucky’s economy. While the industry is withering in the Bluegrass State, it continues to pay addiction’s deadly price. The unlikeliest of reformers are calling for change in Washington.