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The Jeff and Ed Show

New York City is suing five major pharmaceutical companies over opioids. According to Mayor Bill de Blasio, it's time to hold companies that manufacture and distribute opioids accountable for the epidemic of overdose deaths. Named in the half-billion-dollar suit are: Johnson...
President Donald Trump will face obstacles for his bid to re-election in 2020 according to new polling from CNN conducted by SSRS. Trump trails Biden by 17 points, Sanders by 13 and Winfrey by 9 in potential 2020 races Trump launched his 2020 bid with federal election officials...
Delta airlines is cracking down on emotional support animals it has allowed on its flights because of continued incidents with the animals. Delta said it flew 250,000 animals in those categories last year, an increase of 150 percent from 2015, while "incidents" such as biting or...
Facebook said today that it could offer no assurance that social media was good for democracy. However, the company said it was trying what it could to stop alleged meddling in elections. Samidh Chakrabarti, a Facebook product manager, wrote in a post that “I wish I could...
While President Trump deals with the fallout of his "shithole" comments, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is dealing with a controversy of her own. Talking about lawmakers working on a deal for "Dreamers", Pelosi said: "The five white guys I call them, you know." One of those...
President Trump is on Twitter this morning with comments about his reported "****hole" comments about African nations. "The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used. What's really tough was the outlandish proposal made, a big setback...
In a move that is thought to be related to the recently signed GOP tax legislation, Walmart is raising it's minimum wage. The big-box retailer announced Thursday it will increase its starting wage rate for hourly employees in the U.S. to $11, and expand maternity and parental...
NBC says they will show any players who kneel during the pre-game national anthem to protest racial inequality. Game broadcasters showed the protests during the initial weeks of this season but reduced coverage of them later as ratings began to plummet. “When you are covering a...
Could cashiers become a thing of the past? It's possible, as Walmart, Kroger and Amazon are exploring ways consumers can shop without interacting with one. CNBC is reporting that Walmart is expanding its "Scan & Go" technology to an additional 100 locations across the U.S...