Discrimination

Lawsuit alleges city of Chicago discriminated against tent city homeless

5 hours ago   |   ABC

The homeless residents of the Uptown Wilson and Lawrence viaducts are vowing not to quit after a Cook County judge delayed ruling on whether to dismiss their discrimination...
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Woman's Spine Broken For Kissing Another Woman On The Cheek

9 hours ago   |   News One

Hate crimes are on the rise for Black people but and according to the Human Rights Campaign , LGBTQ people are “twice as likely to experience any physical violence, twice as...
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Adoption agency sues New York for permission to discriminate against same-sex couples

Adoption agency sues New York for permission to discriminate against same-sex couples

14 hours ago   |   Think Progress

A Christian adoption agency is suing the state of New York for the right to discriminate against same-sex couples. New Hope Family Services, based in Syracuse, is being...
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YEAR IN BRIEF - June 2018

14 hours ago   |   National Post

JUNE 2018 3 - Guatemala's Volcano of Fire erupted in explosions of ash and molten rock, killing 75 people while a towering cloud of smoke blanketed nearby villages in heavy...
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Black People 20 Times More Likely Than White People to Be Involved in Police Shootings in Toronto, Report Says

14 hours ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

“The data is disturbing and raises serious concerns about racial discrimination in use of force,” the report said.
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DealBook Briefing: Investors May Be Overlooking Their Own Discrimination

16 hours ago   |   NY Times

A Morgan Stanley study suggests that investors think their financing decisions are balanced, but in reality they're skewed.
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Black people '20 times more likely to be shot' by Toronto police

17 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   2 articles

Ontario rights watchdog report says the city's black citizens are disproportionately discriminated against by police.
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Retail chain Cato to settle federal discrimination probe

22 hours ago   |   Star Tribune


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Organizers of the successful Google employee walkout are now calling on the rest of the tech industry to take up their cause

Organizers of the successful Google employee walkout are now calling on the rest of the tech industry to take up their cause

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

On Monday, some of the original organizers for Google's November walkout demanded an end to forced arbitration. Forced arbitration is a corporate practice whereby upon their...
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Mrs. Fields Cookies settles discrimination claim for $26K

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald

Cookie retailer Mrs. Fields will pay more than $26,000 in penalties to settle a claim that it discriminated against non-U.S. citizens authorized to work. The U.S. Department of...
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Ex-Trump adviser Michael Flynn argues against prison time in Russia...

Ex-Trump adviser Michael Flynn argues against prison time in Russia investigation

Lawyers for Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, asked a judge Tuesday to spare him prison time, saying he had devoted his career to his country and taken... Read more ...

Official: Gunman killed 3, several wounded after shooting at Christmas...

Official: Gunman killed 3, several wounded after shooting at Christmas market in France

France is raising its terror alert level. Read more ...

Stormy Daniels Ordered To Pay Trump $293,000 In Fees In Defamation Lawsuit

Stormy Daniels Ordered To Pay Trump $293,000 In Fees In Defamation Lawsuit

Earlier this year, a federal judge dismissed the adult film star's defamation lawsuit, which she filed over a tweet Trump sent in April suggesting Daniels was lying about being... Read more ...

Oakland suing Raiders, NFL for antitrust violations

Oakland suing Raiders, NFL for antitrust violations

The lawsuit could prompt the Raiders to move to Las Vegas in 2019, a year ahead of schedule. Read more ...

NASA to NBA star Stephen Curry: Yes, we went to the moon - and can prove it

NASA to NBA star Stephen Curry: Yes, we went to the moon - and can prove it

NASA has offers to give NBA star Stephen Curry a tour of a lunar lab after he said he doubts humans landed on the moon. Read more ...

Lucky break: Man uses cast on his arm to help save neighbor from fire

Lucky break: Man uses cast on his arm to help save neighbor from fire

Amazing! This man's cast helped him save his neighbor from a house fire. Read more ...

2 dead, several wounded in shooting at Christmas market in France

2 dead, several wounded in shooting at Christmas market in France

French prosecutor's office say a terror investigation has been opened in the shooting. Read more ...

Mysterious texts sent from missing mom's phone 3 days after she disappeared

Mysterious texts sent from missing mom's phone 3 days after she disappeared

A text message from Kelsey Berreth's phone was sent to her fiancé and employer three days after she was last seen. A week after that, she was reported missing. Read more ...

Delta has banned all emotional support animals on long flights

Delta has banned all emotional support animals on long flights

Delta Air Lines announced on Monday that certain emotional support and service animals have been banned from flying on board its airline. Emotional support animal s have been... Read more ...

Orioles tab Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde as new manager: Reports

Orioles tab Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde as new manager: Reports

The Baltimore Orioles, coming off an MLB-worst 115 losses in 2018, are turning to Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde to succeed Buck Showalter as manager, according to reports. The... Read more ...