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In Tanzania, a Crackdown Sends LGBT People Into Hiding

A crackdown on LGBT rights in Tanzania has forced people into hiding and sparked an international backlash......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 6th, 2018

Cuomo calls for probe into tax preparers accused of hiding free filing options

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has called for an investigation into H&R Block, Intuit and other tax-software providers following reports that the companies hid free filing options for people with low... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 3rd, 2019

More than 100 dismissed in Airbus compliance crackdown: sources

Airbus dismissed more than 100 people and issued more than 300 warnings for ethics or compliance reasons in 2018, two people familiar with the company data said, as it conducts a wide-ranging internal crackdown and deals with outside fraud probes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 9th, 2019

Hawaii weighs nation"s first statewide ban on e-cig flavors

The first state to limit tobacco and electronic cigarette sales to people 21 and older is contemplating a new nicotine crackdown: outlawing flavored electronic cigarette liquids and flavored tobacco to combat a spike in teenage vaping......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 29th, 2019

VC Arlan Hamilton stands out from the SXSW crowd

Arlan Hamilton brings a compelling background to SXSW. She's a venture capital investor focused on backing women, people of color and the LGBT community......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 10th, 2019

Facebook figured out a way for people to read emails with their skin

ACM SIGCHI/Youtube Researchers in Facebook have developed an attachable device that sends vibrations through the wearer's skin, enabl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 26th, 2018

Why the Census Counting Same-Sex Couples For the First Time Isn’t Enough | Opinion

The 2020 census and most federal surveys don’t ask people to disclose their sexual orientation or gender identity. That means there’s no official count of LGBT people in the country......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 24th, 2018

Distracted Driving Is Skyrocketing, Even With New Laws Limiting Phones in Cars

A legal crackdown in Vermont made the state an exception to the trend. People are using their phones more while they drive, and for longer periods, desp.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 10th, 2018

Americans Have More Positive View on Immigrants Since Trump Took Office, Despite Crackdown, Survey Finds

A 2018 survey found that 49 percent of people in the U.S. feel that immigrants have a positive impact on economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 15th, 2018

Twitter Has a New Plan to Combat Trolls

By hiding their tweets. Twitter's new method for combating trolls on its service involves showing people less of their t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 15th, 2018

Stelter: Is Trump "hiding" from the press?

"The president has not held a solo press conference at the White House for 400 days. Why is that?" Kellyanne Conway responds by saying "the president talks to people all the time." Brian Stelter also asks about Trump's lack of TV interviews......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnMay 20th, 2018

NFL quarterback Marcus Mariota sends "love and support" to Hawaii residents affected by Kilauea eruption, Kauai flooding

Honolulu-born NFL star Marcus Mariota might be thousands of miles away from Hawaii, but his thoughts are with the people affected by the recent natural disasters that occurred in his home state. Mariota, the starting quarterback of NFL's Tennessee T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2018

Immigration agents arrest 114 in landscaper sting

U.S. immigration agents have made more than 100 arrests at an Ohio gardening company in the Trump administration's growing crackdown on employers for hiring people who are in the country illegally......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 5th, 2018

Millions of people flocked to Manhattan for New York"s annual LGBT Pride March — here are the best photos

Kena Betancur/Getty The annual New York City LGBT Pride March took place in Manhattan on Sunday. Millions of people flocked to Chelsea and Greenwich Village to catch a glimpse of the parade. The march featured elaborate cost.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 24th, 2018

Central America Migrants Flee Crime and Poverty Despite U.S. Crackdown

President Trump’s crackdown on undocumented immigrants hasn’t deterred some people from trying to reach the U.S., highlighting the severe living conditions for many people in Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 25th, 2018

Central American Migrants Flee Crime and Poverty Despite U.S. Crackdown

President Trump’s crackdown on undocumented immigrants hasn’t deterred some people from trying to reach the U.S., highlighting the severe living conditions for many people in Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 25th, 2018

Capital Gazette Staff Sends Trump a Message: We Won"t Forget Being Called Enemy of the People

The president has previously used the phrase "enemy of the people" to describe the media......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 2nd, 2018

Al-Shabab Bans Plastic Bags to Protect People and Livestock

The jihadist group, which has been waging war against the Western-backed government in Mogadishu, Somalia, for more than a decade, is enforcing a crackdown on plastic waste......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 3rd, 2018

Gay Conversion Therapy to Be Banned Nationwide, Government Pledges

A survey showed 2 percent of LGBT people had been through the ‘treatment.’.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 3rd, 2018

FDA to crackdown on non-dairy products labeled as 'milk'

People For The Ethical Treatment Of Animals, or more c.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 18th, 2018

Netflix Offers Anti-Semite, Homophobe Farrakhan Documentary Starting August 1st

For executives at Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, life is a constant battle to crackdown on free-speech that hurts people's feelings (or ask.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 30th, 2018