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Facebook accused of failing to tackle discrimination in housing ads

Facebook accused of failing to tackle discrimination in housing ads

Fred Freiberg, executive director of the New York City-based Fair Housing Justice Center, said in a statement that Facebook's advertising platform is "the virtual equivalent of posting a for-rent sign that says No Families with Young Kids or No Women, but it does so in an insidious and stealth manner so that people have no clue they have been excluded on the basis of family status or sex". Consulte Mais Informação

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Sexton driven by own chapter in Leinster's European story

Sexton driven by own chapter in Leinster's European story

The key thing to take away from this is home advantage . Once responsible for England's pathway system of young players through to the senior teams, Lancaster knows better than any how to talent spot. 'They have an outstanding backup in Lozowski, ' he added. He has played for England himself numerous times and impressed when he has played. He did pretty well against Harlequins last week. Consulte Mais Informação

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Indigo flight suffers tyre brust while landing at Hyderabad airport

Indigo flight suffers tyre brust while landing at Hyderabad airport

The emergency response team members opened the doors of the flight and helped the passengers get off the flight safely. The ATC closed all the runways and stopped the departures and arrivals of the flights for sometime. YSR Congress Party legislator Roja was reportedly among the 72 passengers on board when the mishap occurred. The passengers had an argument with the crew, as they were stuck in the aircraft for over an hour and were not allowed to disembark. Consulte Mais Informação

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MIUI 9 based on Android Oreo available now as a global beta ROM for Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

MIUI 9 based on Android Oreo available now as a global beta ROM for Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

Installing the leaked MIUI 9 Oreo ROM on the Redmi Note 5 Pro is not a straightforward process, though. The Note 5 Pro debuted with Android 8.1 ROM in China, which indicates that Xiaomi had the Oreo ROM ready for use in the device. The device comes with a 6-inch full HD+ 18:9 aspect ratio IPS LCD screen, either 4GB or 6GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage and MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jayhawks thankful to be heading to Final Four

Jayhawks thankful to be heading to Final Four

So about 3 months ago I was home watching film and doing my scouting report on another team, and Jay Jay asks if he could help. KU has been eliminated from the NCAA Tournament shy of the Final Four since 2012. The Jayhawks also clearly took Jay Jay's fourth point to heart, as they owned the glass against the bigger Blue Devils which was a key to their epic victory. Consulte Mais Informação

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Howard University employees fired after investigation on misappropriated financial aid funds

Howard University employees fired after investigation on misappropriated financial aid funds

Frederick's statement came 10 months after university officials learned about that misappropriation and one day after an anonymously sourced web article alleging misconduct. "They are not federal funds or donor-directed funds", he said. Another outside firm has been brought in to determine if any misappropriation of federal funds has occurred. Consulte Mais Informação

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Area churches offer special services for Holy Week

Area churches offer special services for Holy Week

Rock Springs Church in Milner will hold Easter services at 5 p.m. Saturday and at 8:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday. On Good Friday , March 30, the Triduum continues at noon and 7 p.m. and will include special music. Our Savior's Lutheran invites all to join at any of the special and normal services as the church remembers the Lord's passion, suffering, death and rising from the dead. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gareth Southgate: The referee did not make 'clear and obvious' error

Gareth Southgate: The referee did not make 'clear and obvious' error

However, German referee Deniz Aytekin overturned his initial decision not to award a spot-kick when substitute Federico Chiesa tumbled under the challenge of James Tarkowski on his England debut five minutes from time. But if it's for straightforward decisions, then it's OK. This will give other midfielders the opportunity to prove themselves to Gareth Southgate , ahead of his first major tournament. Consulte Mais Informação

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Five previous ball-tampering incidents in cricket

Five previous ball-tampering incidents in cricket

Needless to say, that didn't go down very well, with the Indian team accusing Denness and the ICC of racism. Match referee, Mark Denness took a dim view of the act and made a decision to ban Tendulkar for one match. Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday reacted to the ball-tampering controversy that has rocked global cricket, saying the right decision was taken to uphold the integrity of the game. Consulte Mais Informação

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Won't pay over 25 per cent of United Nations peacekeeping anymore

Won't pay over 25 per cent of United Nations peacekeeping anymore

The United States is saying it will no longer shoulder more than a quarter of the multibillion-dollar costs of the United Nations' peacekeeping operations . The biggest is in Congo, where the Security Council agreed just Tuesday to keep the 16,000-troop force in place for another year. In Mali, where 13,000 peacekeepers have been deployed since 2013, residents in a northern region still "don't feel safe and secure", Malian women's rights activist Fatimata Toure told the Security Council ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Kevin Love will not play against the Charlotte Hornets

Kevin Love will not play against the Charlotte Hornets

Earlier this season, Walker passed Curry for most three-pointers in franchise history (1,014 entering Wednesday) and broke Gerald Wallace's team record of 1,998 made free throws during the course of Wednesday's 118-105 loss. The Hornets followed up with another impressive offensive performance in their last outing on Monday night, posting a 137-128 overtime victory over the New York Knicks as 11-point home favorites, and own a 6-2 SU record in their past eight home dates. Consulte Mais Informação

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Denunciado por estupro de vulnerável no Paraná é preso em Brusque

Denunciado por estupro de vulnerável no Paraná é preso em Brusque

A ação ocorreu na localidade São Vicente de Baixo, zona rural de Teresina. No interrogatório, confessou ter mantido relação sexual com as vítimas de 14 e 11 anos e ter praticado atos libidinosos na criança de 7 anos. Chegou a mencionar que aproveitava da situação e dormia na cama de uma das meninas, nas ocasiões que ficou na casa delas. Os abusos começaram quando a criança tinha nove anos. Consulte Mais Informação

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