President Joe Biden Proposes to Strengthen Title IX Protections for Transgender Students – CBS Tampa

WASHINGTON DC. (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) — The Biden administration proposed Thursday to strengthen protections for transgender students under Title IX and revise controversial Trump-era guidance on how schools should handle sexual assault cases. The new rules would clarify that Title IX protections against discrimination apply to sexual orientation and gender identity and … Read more

House Passes Bill to Extend Security Protection to Families of Supreme Court Justices – CBS Tampa

WASHINGTON DC. (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) — The House voted 396 to 27 on Tuesday to pass a bill that extends security protections to the immediate family of Supreme Court justices. The bill – the Supreme Court Police Parity Act of 2022 – will now be sent to President Joe Biden to be … Read more

Officials Agree to Update Florida’s Protected Manatee Habitat for the First Time in 50 Years – CBS Tampa

FLORIDA (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) – An agreement that was reached Wednesday between several nonprofits and the service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) will update its critical protection of the fish’s habitat. ox for the first time since 1976 The Center for Biological Diversity, along with the Save the Manatee Club … Read more

Environmental group’s annual sun protection guide released – CBS Tampa

(CW69 News at 10) — The Environmental Working Group, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit, has released its 16thº annual sunscreen guide. The EWG has tested more than 1,800 sunscreens, and of those, only 500 have met its standard for protection and safety. Experts say that when looking for sunscreen, there is one ingredient in particular to … Read more

6 arrested in UK after oil tanker climate protest

British police say six people were arrested after climate change activists climbed onto an oil tanker in central London to protest investments in fossil fuel byThe Associated Press April 16, 2022, 5:31 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LONDON — Six people have been arrested after climate change activists … Read more