11th Circuit Upholds Billion Dollar Class Action Settlement Over Equifax Data Breach


GEORGIA (June 3, 2021)---today the 11th Circuit Upholds $1.4B Class Action Settlement Over Equifax Data Breach.  "This appeal arises from the 2017 data privacy breach of Equifax Inc. and its  affiliates (collectively “Equifax”). After the breach came to light, scores of class actions against Equifax flooded the courts. The cases…

North Korea Talks With The U.S. May be Stalled Due To Food Shortages And Talks With Moon Chung-in


NORTH KOREA (June 3, 2021)---today former special adviser on North Korea issues and confidant of South Korean President Moon Jae-in said that Pyongyang is likely considering returning to talks — but that it would prefer talking to Seoul first rather than Washington. Moon Chung-in made the remarks at a press…

“Kanika Tomalin mulls CD 13 bid after Rick Kriseman passed”


FLORIDA (June 3, 2021)---The race for Florida’s 13th Congressional District could soon draw another Democrat. St. Petersburg Deputy Mayor Kanika Tomalin is mulling a run, according to Bay News 9’s Trevor Pettiford who tweeted the news Wednesday. “When Mayor (Rick) Kriseman was thinking about doing it, {I was] behind him 100% because he’s been such an effective leader, and I…

Florida Governor DeSantis Signed A Bill Extending Medicaid Coverage To Pregnant Women


FLORIDA (June 3, 2021)---Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed a bill extending Medicaid coverage to pregnant women until one year after they deliver their babies. The measure (SB 2518) was a priority of House Speaker Chris Sprowls that received early bipartisan praise across both chambers during the recent Legislative Session. DeSantis signed the measure Wednesday, the…