Digital Services Act: Legal Affairs Committee attacks user privacy and free speech online

Today (30 September), the European Parliament’s Committee on Legal Affairs (JURI) adopted its recommendations on the Digital Services Act as proposed by French opinion rapporteur Geoffroy Didier (EPP). For the benefit of citizens, the Committee calls for a right to use and pay for digital services anonymously and for a ban on behavioral tracking and… Continue reading Digital Services Act: Legal Affairs Committee attacks user privacy and free speech online

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Border Patrol Agents Rescue Migrant Woman Severely Injured Using Grain Hopper Railcar To Enter Texas

LAREDO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents rescued a woman with a severe injury as a result of using grain hopper railcars to travel into the United States illegally. (credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection) During the early morning of September 30, agents assigned to the Laredo South Station found the migrant woman… Continue reading Border Patrol Agents Rescue Migrant Woman Severely Injured Using Grain Hopper Railcar To Enter Texas

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New Details On Dallas Firefighters Injured In Gas Explosion At Oak Cliff Apartment Complex

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) — Two men and one woman remained hospitalized Thursday in Dallas’ Parkland Burn Center. They are three of four firefighters rushed to the hospital after a suspected gas leak and explosion at the Highland Hills Apartments. The injured firefighters have not been identified, but Dallas Firefighters Association President Jim McDade told CBS 11… Continue reading New Details On Dallas Firefighters Injured In Gas Explosion At Oak Cliff Apartment Complex

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Supreme Court To Hear Ted Cruz’s Challenge To Campaign Finance Reimbursement Rules

AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/CNN) — Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz is challenging a federal election law and now the US Supreme Court has agreed to hear the case. The case centers around Cruz’s 2018 campaign and will have the Justices considering whether regulations that limit money that committees can raise after the election to reimburse loans made… Continue reading Supreme Court To Hear Ted Cruz’s Challenge To Campaign Finance Reimbursement Rules

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Drew Carey Compares Hosting ‘The Price Is Right’ To The Washington Monument: ‘Taking Care Of This Old Thing That People Treasure’

(CBS) – The Price Is Right will celebrate 50 years tonight on CBS starting at 9:00PM ET/PT. In addition to a new game tonight will also feature montages from the last five decades and special guests. CBS’ Matt Weiss spoke to Drew Carey about this special celebration, having fans back and how exactly those cars… Continue reading Drew Carey Compares Hosting ‘The Price Is Right’ To The Washington Monument: ‘Taking Care Of This Old Thing That People Treasure’

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WATCH LIVE: Pennsylvania Officials To Provide Update For Keeping Students In Classroom This School Year

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Pennsylvania officials will discuss strategies to keep students in the classrooms this school year despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The press conference is expected to be at 12:30 p.m. and streamed on CBSN Philly. Officials will review the state’s strategy to address a nationwide shortage of school bus drivers, provide updates on… Continue reading WATCH LIVE: Pennsylvania Officials To Provide Update For Keeping Students In Classroom This School Year

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‘I Still Have That Green Inside My Heart’: LeSean ‘Shady’ McCoy To Retire As Philadelphia Eagle On Friday

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Running back LeSean McCoy, also known to Eagles fans as “Shady,” will officially retire as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles on Friday. Shady will be recognized as the Eagles Legend of the Game on Sunday, Oct. 3 at Lincoln Financial Field. “I’ve decided to retire [as] an Eagle because this is… Continue reading ‘I Still Have That Green Inside My Heart’: LeSean ‘Shady’ McCoy To Retire As Philadelphia Eagle On Friday

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Drew Carey Compares Hosting ‘The Price Is Right’ To The Washington Monument: ‘Taking Care Of This Old Thing That People Treasure’

(CBS) – The Price Is Right will celebrate 50 years tonight on CBS starting at 9:00PM ET/PT. In addition to a new game tonight will also feature montages from the last five decades and special guests. CBS’ Matt Weiss spoke to Drew Carey about this special celebration, having fans back and how exactly those cars… Continue reading Drew Carey Compares Hosting ‘The Price Is Right’ To The Washington Monument: ‘Taking Care Of This Old Thing That People Treasure’

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Hungary’s recovery cash in limbo

The European Commission and the Hungarian government are set to blow past an “end of September” deadline without coming to an agreement on the country’s pandemic recovery plan, leaving more than €7 billion in grants hanging. The standoff over the recovery funds is one front in the Commission’s ongoing struggle with Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s… Continue reading Hungary’s recovery cash in limbo

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Uber and its drivers find a common enemy: Brussels

Most European authorities want to force Uber, the ride-hailing app, to act more like a traditional taxi company. Drivers in Brussels fear the Belgian capital wants to shut them down entirely. Fearing for their livelihoods, drivers are teaming up with the app — even as the two battle in court almost everywhere else in Europe.… Continue reading Uber and its drivers find a common enemy: Brussels

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