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Sarasota County Schools responds to racist 'promposal' form Riverview student

Sarasota County Schools responds to racist 'promposal' form Riverview student

Are these young men going to have to attend prom with attitudes like this? It is unacceptable. I proudly wear my class ring every day, but I can not stand to see this slide. "This is a good thing to talk about, because you have to recognize something to change it and then you have to keep it that way", said Erin Williams, a Riverview High School student. Consulte Mais Informação

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Quentin Tarantino, Leonardo DiCaprio Tease Manson Movie With Brad Pitt

Quentin Tarantino, Leonardo DiCaprio Tease Manson Movie With Brad Pitt

While Tarantino has remained tight-lipped about the movie's plot in recent months, during a surprise appearance at Sony's CinemaCon 2018 held in Las Vegas on Monday (23Apr18), he shared that the narrative will focus on a TV actor and his stunt double as they embark on an odyssey to make a name for themselves in the film industry during the time of the Charles Manson murders in Los Angeles in 1969. Consulte Mais Informação

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European Commission proposes new whistleblower protection rules

European Commission proposes new whistleblower protection rules

They will also help uphold freedom of expression and freedom of the media and the work of investigative journalists, he said. Arguing that recent scandals such as Dieselgate, Luxleaks, the Panama Papers or the ongoing Cambridge Analytica revelations show that whistleblowers can play an important role in uncovering damaging unlawful activities, the commission points out that protection against retaliation for employees is now very patchy across the union. Consulte Mais Informação

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Indrani says she fears for her life in prison

Indrani says she fears for her life in prison

Mukerjea, who has been lodged in Mumbai's Byculla jail, told the court, which is conducting trial in the Sheena Bora murder case, that she had only consumed dal and taken her medicines the day she was hospitalised. During medical examination doctors found due to the drug overdose she became unconscious. "On April 6 after coming out of jail I did not meet or speak to anybody except my lawyers and I did not eat or drink anything till I returned to jail because I fast of every Friday", ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian-Israeli Dispute Erupts over Delivery of S-300 System to Syria

Russian-Israeli Dispute Erupts over Delivery of S-300 System to Syria

He said he thought it was now likely that Russian Federation would supply Syria with the S-300 system, although it was unclear which of the several versions, with significantly differing capabilities, Syria would receive. The issue of the handover of the Russian S-300 missile systems was raised by Syria in 2010. According to the Kremlin press office, the Russian side stressed that the missile attack of the United States and the coalition in Syria was a blatant violation of the global law and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Infiniti to Build Platform Based on Q Inspiration Concept

Infiniti to Build Platform Based on Q Inspiration Concept

The Beijing motor show will be the first time Infiniti will show off its all-new QX50 premium SUV in Asia, with local production of the vehicle expected to begin shortly at the company's manufacturing facility in Dalian. Infiniti has not yet detailed this model. The automaker says this will pave the way for vehicles with "increased performance and fuel economy" as well as lower emissions. Consulte Mais Informação

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ISIS Terrorist In Paris Attack Gets 20 Years In Related Case

ISIS Terrorist In Paris Attack Gets 20 Years In Related Case

Neither Abdeslam nor co-accused Sofien Ayari were in court on Monday. Abdeslam is being held in a jail in France and is due to face trial there over the Paris attacks themselves. His lawyers do not dispute Abdeslam was in Paris during the attacks. On March 22, suicide bombers from a cell linked to the Paris attacks killed 32 people and wounded hundreds more at Brussels airport and a metro station in the Belgian capital. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pope Francis hands out gelati for Rome's poor on his name day

Pope Francis hands out gelati for Rome's poor on his name day

Pope Francis was named George (Jorge) Mario Bergoglio by his parents Mario José Bergoglio (1908-1959) and Regina María Sívori (1911-1981) on 17 December 1936 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Lavanderia di Papa Francesco (Launderette of Pope Francis) was opened in a former hospital near the Vatican a year ago to "restore dignity" and "serve the poorest people, particularly the homeless, who will be able to wash, dry and iron their clothes and blankets". Consulte Mais Informação

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18 dead in China karaoke lounge fire

18 dead in China karaoke lounge fire

Police said the suspect, Liu Chunlu, was captured in a nearby village, after authorities offered a 200,000 yuan ($32,000) reward for information leading to the arrest of a 32-year-old man with burn marks on his hips. Additionally, more than two dozen people were killed in two fires in Beijing's migrant neighborhoods late past year, the second of which prompted authorities to tear down unsafe buildings in China's capital. Consulte Mais Informação

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No, A Monkey Can't Copyright His Selfies, Federal Appeals Court Rules

No, A Monkey Can't Copyright His Selfies, Federal Appeals Court Rules

Bush, wrote for a three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals . PETA's initial lawsuit was dismissed on the grounds that a monkey lacks standing to sue over copyright. PETA didn't seem particularly close to Naruto even though it sued Slater as a "next friend" of the monkey, the court noted. Following oral arguments, Slater and PETA announced in September that they had reached a settlement under which Slater agreed to donate 25 percent of any future revenue from the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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DC Councilman 'done apologizing' for antisemitic comments

DC Councilman 'done apologizing' for antisemitic comments

White asserted that he did not leave a tour for him and his staff of the US Holocaust museum early, but rather went ahead with a staff member for part of the time because "a reporter was following me". He said he is done apologizing and won't resign. Washington D.C. Councilman Trayon White (D-Ward 8) says he's "done apologizing" for his beliefs after making anti-Semitic statements and leaving a tour of the Holocaust Museum early. Consulte Mais Informação

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