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'It's Our Fault': Nextdoor CEO Takes Blame For Censorship of Black Lives Matter Posts

1 month ago   |   By NPR

In an exclusive interview with NPR, Nextdoor CEO Sarah Friar outlined new measures the popular neighborhood app is taking to address reports of racial profiling and censorship on the platform. (Image credit: Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
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'It's Our Fault': Nextdoor CEO Takes Blame For Censorship of Black Lives Matter Posts

'It's Our Fault': Nextdoor CEO Takes Blame For Censorship of Black Lives Matter Posts

1 month ago   |   By NPR

In an exclusive interview with NPR, Nextdoor CEO Sarah Friar outlined new measures the popular neighborhood app is taking to address reports of racial profiling and censorship on the platform. (Image credit: Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
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ViacomCBS media mogul Sumner Redstone dead at 97

ViacomCBS media mogul Sumner Redstone dead at 97

Media magnate Sumner Redstone has died at the age of 97, having built his family's drive-in theater business into one of the largest media empires in the world through a series... Read more ...

Kamala Harris' record on business shows she could be tough on Big Tech, and...

Kamala Harris' record on business shows she could be tough on Big Tech, and she's pushed to help Main Street during the pandemic

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden announced on Tuesday that Sen. Kamala Harris would be his vice-presidential running mate. Harris most recently introduced... Read more ...

Former VP pick Sarah Palin offers advice to Democratic VP nominee Kamala...

Former VP pick Sarah Palin offers advice to Democratic VP nominee Kamala Harris: 'Trust no one new'

On Tuesday, Sarah Palin, the 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate, took to Instagram to congratulate Kamala Harris and share six pieces of advice. Presumptive Democratic... Read more ...

The White House is reportedly weighing whether Trump can sidestep Congress...

The White House is reportedly weighing whether Trump can sidestep Congress and cut taxes on his own

The White House is studying whether it has authority to sidestep Congress and cut taxes unilaterally, The New York Times reported . Congress holds power to set tax policy and... Read more ...

Why one Wall Street analyst is becoming more bearish on Moderna, even as the...

Why one Wall Street analyst is becoming more bearish on Moderna, even as the stock surges on a $1.5 billion contract for its coronavirus vaccine

The US government has agreed to pay $15.25 per dose for Moderna's coronavirus vaccine candidate. The Massachusetts biotech saw its stock jump as much as 10% before markets... Read more ...

Microsoft's long awaited Surface Duo foldable smartphone costs $1,400 and...

Microsoft's long awaited Surface Duo foldable smartphone costs $1,400 and can be preordered right now

Microsoft's long-awaited Surface Duo foldable smartphone is now available for preorder. Its price starts at $1,400. The Surface Duo has two screens and a 360-degree hinge that... Read more ...

Owner of Aeropostale, Forever 21, Juicy Couture set to buy Brooks Brothers...

Owner of Aeropostale, Forever 21, Juicy Couture set to buy Brooks Brothers for $325 million

Brooks Brothers announced that Authentic Brands Group and SPARC Group LLC were the winning bidders for the suiting company, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last... Read more ...

Trump called Kamala Harris 'the kind of opponent everyone dreams of' - right...

Trump called Kamala Harris 'the kind of opponent everyone dreams of' - right after a report that she is actually the candidate his campaign least wants to face

President Donald Trump welcomed Kamala Harris as Joe Biden's vice presidential pick, claiming she is "the kind of opponent everyone dreams of." But an Axios report painted... Read more ...

SoulCycle's ex-CEO allegedly said 'paternity leave is for pussies,'...

SoulCycle's ex-CEO allegedly said 'paternity leave is for pussies,' according to a new lawsuit filed by an exec who was fired 32 days after giving birth

A former SoulCycle executive filed a complaint saying that the company discriminated against her for being pregnant. In a complaint filed with the Equal Opportunity Commission... Read more ...

Sumner Redstone, the mogul who built the ViacomCBS media empire, is dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, the mogul who built the ViacomCBS media empire, is dead at 97

Media magnate Sumner Redstone, who forged an empire of entertainment companies encompassing CBS, Viacom, and Paramount Pictures, died on August 11 at the age of 97. Redstone... Read more ...