Did you know that 40% of private sector workers in the U.S. don't get paid sick days? During a visit to Baltimore, Maryland, President Barack Obama will propose blockbuster legislation Thursday that will allow for workers to have paid sick days and paid family leave.
Valerie Jarrett, senior adviser to the president, used the jobs-centric social networking site LinkedIn to share the announcement. Watch to find out more.
A Fort Lauderdale, Florida, teen was in the process of being booked into jail when the officer who'd arrested him collapsed. The teen sprung into action to save his life.
Officer Franklin Foulks was booking 17-year-old Jamal Rutledge when he fell back in September. Surveillance video shows Rutledge kicking the security fence and yelling for help. Foulks is expected to return to work soon and Rutledge will receive an award.
Kids at a middle school in Valley, Alabama, were asked to bring canned goods to class to help fend off a possible intruder. The school sent out a letter, claiming a can could knock out an intruder. However, some parents are ticked off. HLN's Mike Galanos has more on what the school is saying about this.
The new HLN studio has a working coffee station built right in to the set... so when YouTube prankster Jack Vale showed up dressed as a Barista, it all made perfect sense to an unsuspecting Robin Meade.
You probably know John Rich and Kenny Alphin better as the superstar country duo 'Big & Rich' but did you know they are huge college football fans? HLN's Robin Meade sat down with the guys and Cowboy Troy to find out what they're predicting for tonight's big playoff game between Oregon and Ohio.
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