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San Francisco prosecutors turn to AI to reduce racial bias

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a first-of-its kind experiment, San Francisco prosecutors are turning to artificial intelligence to reduce racial bias in the courts, adopting a system that strips certain iden...

San Francisco prosecutors turn to AI to reduce racial bias

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San Francisco employs AI to reduce racial bias San Francisco prosecutors are turning to artificial intelligence to reduce racial bias in the courts. They are adopting a system that strips certain i...
08:48, 06/13/2019

San Francisco to harness AI to reduce racial bias when charging people with crimes San Francisco prosecutors will use artificial intelligence to reduce racial bias in the courts, becoming the first city to conduct this type of experi...
00:00, 06/14/2019

12 white men sue San Francisco PD for racial, gender bias in promotions A dozen white, male police officers reportedly filed a lawsuit against the city of San Francisco Tuesday, alleging sex and racial bias in promoting po...
08:16, 06/13/2019

Citing Fears of Worsening Racial Bias, San Francisco Votes to Ban Police Use of Facial Recognition Technology No other city in the U.S. is as closely associated with technological advancements than San Francisco, which, for the most part, has embraced both tec...
12:32, 05/17/2019

APNewsBreak: Man ‘mad as hell’ Kansas shuts racial bias case WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A black man who was detained by police while moving into his home says that Kansas regulators investigated his racial bias compla...
23:00, 06/19/2019

This game reveals the hidden racial bias of dating app algorithms It should be no surprise that racial bias factors into swiping matches on dating apps, like Tinder — but algorithms used by these apps may also reinfo...
15:00, 05/29/2019

APNewsBreak: Man 'mad as hell' Kansas shuts racial bias case A black man who was detained by police while moving into his home said Wednesday that Kansas regulators investigated his racial bias complaint and clo...
23:48, 06/19/2019

Landmark US case to expose rampant racial bias behind the death penalty Top capital lawyers head to North Carolina as judges consider the cases of four inmates who faced ‘bleached’ juriesThe dark secret of America’s death ...
20:32, 08/25/2019

As Cameras Track Detroit’s Residents, a Debate Ensues Over Racial Bias Studies have shown that facial recognition software can return more false matches for African-Americans than for white people, a sign of what experts ...
04:48, 07/09/2019

Facial recognition must not introduce gender or racial bias, police told Overall benefits to public safety should outweigh potential distrust, says ethics reportFacial recognition software should only be used by police if t...
15:00, 05/29/2019

Supreme Court rules for black death row inmate over prosecutor’s racial bias WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court Thursday reversed the conviction of a Mississippi death row inmate who said the state prosecutor repeatedly kicked...
05:16, 06/22/2019

Citing racial bias, U.S. high court tosses black man's murder conviction The U.S. Supreme Court, confronting racial bias in the American criminal justice system, on Friday threw out a black Mississippi death row inmate's co...
01:16, 06/22/2019

Wimbledon Reworks AI Tech to Reduce Bias in Game Highlights The All England Club, which hosts the famed British tennis event, is adding technology enhancements at this year's tournament aimed at eliminating bia...
10:00, 07/05/2019

Supreme Court to hear Comcast appeal in Byron Allen racial bias suit The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear cable television operator Comcast Corp's bid to throw out comedian and producer Byron Allen's racial b...
18:00, 06/10/2019

Lawsuit claims racial bias led to alleged strip search of 12-year-old girls at NY school The school district has not yet responded to the lawsuit, but previously, they stated there was "no evidence" that strip searches were conducted. ...
09:00, 05/01/2019

Supreme Court orders new trial in murder case that raised questions of racial bias Justices throw out the most recent conviction of Curtis Flowers, who has been tried an extraordinary six times for a 1996 quadruple murder in Mississi...
17:00, 06/21/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S. Supreme Court to hear Comcast appeal in Byron Allen racial bias suit The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear cable television operator Comcast Corp's bid to throw out comedian and producer Byron Allen's racial b...
21:48, 06/10/2019

More racial diversity in U.S. police departments unlikely to reduce shootings: study White police officers in the United States are no more likely to shoot dead minorities than black or Hispanic officers, undercutting the idea that inc...
03:32, 07/23/2019

Whodunit? As Feds Scan DMV Records Using Facial Recognition Software and More Cities Use the Technology, Racial Bias Could Be a Problem When you go to your local DMV office and stand in front of the camera to take as decent a photo as possible, you probably aren’t thinking about the po...
22:48, 07/09/2019

To Avoid Bias, Prosecutors Try Hiding a Suspect’s Race When Filing Charges Prosecutors in San Francisco, concerned about the disproportionate number of African-Americans in jail, are trying to reduce the potential role of rac...
21:32, 06/12/2019

Schools turn to technology to reduce toll during shootings LOS ANGELES (AP) — Efforts to combat school shootings are shifting toward software and other technology to reduce the number of victims. Security expe...
08:48, 05/16/2019

Chinese national arrested in San Francisco on child porn charges: prosecutors A Chinese national who was arrested earlier this month at San Francisco International Airport pleaded not guilty on Thursday to child pornography char...
06:48, 04/29/2019

For 30 Years, Jeffrey Epstein Evaded Prosecutors, Survivors At Every Turn At the beginning, middle and end of his career, Jeffrey Epstein faced a reckoning with his misdeeds. At every stage, he managed to avoid the efforts o...
07:16, 08/11/2019

Prosecutors fail to turn over critical evidence in 1990 cold case murder Lawyers for a woman charged with the cold case murder of her baby daddy nearly 30 years ago blasted prosecutors Wednesday for not turning over critica...
05:16, 06/13/2019

R. Kelly in court as prosecutors turn over video of alleged sexual encounter with teen R. Kelly and his lawyers were back in court in Chicago on Wednesday on the 18 felony sexual-assault charges pending against him.    &#...
22:48, 06/26/2019

Scientists avoid gender bias when they know they’re being tested for bias Enlarge (credit: Thomas Koehler | Getty Images) When it comes to gender, science suffers from what has been called a "leaky pipeline." In some field...
05:32, 08/28/2019

Turn the radio on, turn the radio up 'cause Lisa Loeb sang "Stay" at the Reality Bites reunion As the credits rolled on the 25th anniversary screening of Reality Bites at the Tribeca Film Festival this past weekend, audience members who thought,...
02:48, 05/07/2019

Fed's Daly says her 'bias' is to run hot U.S. economy San Francisco Federal Reserve President Mary Daly on Thursday signaled support for continued U.S. monetary policy accommodation, saying she believes t...
23:48, 08/28/2019

How AI can be used to remove bias in business Salesforce's Architect for Ethical AI Practices sat down with Dan Patterson to discuss how artificial intelligence can be used to enhance business pro...
19:32, 04/28/2019

A.I. has a bias problem and that can be a big challenge in cybersecurity Aarti Borkar from IBM Security says artificial intelligence bias can exist at three levels: the program, the data and the people who design those AI s...
07:32, 07/17/2019

How to remove hiring bias through gamification What if I told you you’d get your next job by surviving on a deserted island? Or by thwarting a Dothraki invasion? Unfortunately, this isn’t a casting...
18:00, 05/20/2019

How an anti-bias lawsuit is tearing the NY1 newsroom apart On June 19, a court case was filed that shook the Big Apple media scene to its core. Five veteran NY1 journalists — Roma Torre, Kristen Shaughnessy, V...
15:48, 07/27/2019

How should big tech police content while avoiding bias? "There's a thin line between disgusting and offensive speech, and political speech you just don't like," said professor Jerry Ellig.  ...
20:16, 08/28/2019

Liberal candidate challenges ‘Come From Away’ bias in N.L. politics Hasan Hai said it was a special moment to see the pride in his own children's faces when he stood with Liberal party incumbents and candidates as prem...
22:16, 05/05/2019

AI model exposes Hollywood’s bias against actresses While the technology world and the US political institution grapple with how to deal with incumbent gender discrimination, Hollywood’s seemingly gotte...
04:00, 06/07/2019

Media bias is OK – if it's honest | Nathan Robinson Conservatives are more open to leftwing arguments when they come from people who don’t pretend to be perfectly objectiveMost people distrust the media...
22:32, 09/10/2019

Kirsten Gillibrand can't break through – is 'gender bias' to blame? Gillibrand has struggled to get off the ground as white male candidates have dominated media coverage, with Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders as early fron...
08:48, 05/20/2019

| Trump revives political bias accusations against Google US President Donald Trump has revived his criticism of Google, referencing a fired engineer who claimed the internet giant was working against his re-...
20:48, 08/07/2019

This feminist chatbot challenges AI bias in voice assistants The Feminist Internet, a non-profit working to prevent biases creeping into AI, has created F’xa — a feminist voice assistant that teaches users about...
19:00, 06/04/2019

Workplace bias: 1-in-5 managers won’t hire pro-Trump workers American workers who like President Trump face sweeping bias against them, with some managers refusing to hire his supporters and those already employ...
19:48, 08/19/2019

"We Should Sue Twitter, Facebook, Google For Bias," Says Trump: Report US President Donald Trump has threatened to sue tech giants like Facebook, Google and Twitter, saying they are spreading political bias against the Re...
21:00, 06/27/2019

Confirmation Bias review: how the Republicans took the supreme court The New York Times’ chief reporter in Washington has produced an indispensable guide to an epochal shift in US politicsConfirmation Bias lifts the cur...
16:48, 06/30/2019

Prince Harry: unconscious bias affects whether you are racist Perception is learned from family, advertising or surrounding environment, the duke saysPrince Harry has spoken of how “unconscious bias” can affect r...
18:16, 07/30/2019

John Oliver: bias in medical care is a 'discussion that we need to have' The Last Week Tonight host examined medical bias, from dismissing women’s pain to the black maternal mortality crisisOn Last Week Tonight, John Oliver...
00:16, 08/20/2019

UK's Prince Harry speaks out on 'unconscious' racism bias Britain's Prince Harry has spoken of the "unconscious bias" of racism, saying some people did not realize their own prejudices and that stigma was han...
22:16, 07/30/2019

RGB, Dimmable, Bluetooth, Eight Dollars: TV Bias Lights Have Come a Long Way. Just a few years ago, when TV bias lights first came onto our radar, you were lucky to find a strip for $20. And that strip would require you to push ...
18:32, 08/13/2019

DOE official who sued Carranza for ‘white bias’ gets promotion — in Westchester One of three women who sued NYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza last month, charging he is biased against whites, has finally received a promotion...
05:16, 06/29/2019

Facebook's anti-conservative bias audit sparks backlash A Facebook audit which found the company needs to do "significant work" to satisfy the concerns of conservatives has prompted a backlash from conserva...
05:00, 08/21/2019

Sports Media's Bias Against Men Doesn't Prevent Ed Werder From Getting His Old Job Back Remember last year when Ed Werder, who was laid off from ESPN in 2017, went on a Twitter rant about how people who encouraged women to apply for jobs ...
13:00, 08/13/2019

Electoral map bias may worsen as U.S. gerrymandering battle shifts to states The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that federal judges have no power to police partisan gerrymandering - the practice of manipulating electoral district ...
15:00, 06/29/2019

Elizabeth Warren wants answers from federal agencies about algorithmic bias Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren wants federal agencies to answer questions about algorithmic bias in fintech and financial lending....
03:00, 06/13/2019

Rep. Hunter tells judge corruption case is political bias SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal judge in San Diego is scheduled to consider a motion to toss out a corruption case against U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter. Lawyers...
10:32, 07/01/2019

Philadelphia DA Accuses Judge of Bias, Says Meek Mill Should Get New Trial Meek Mill’s legal woes have not only been lengthy, but have provided a textbook example of just how deeply flawed our criminal justice system is. But ...
18:48, 05/23/2019

Trump rails against ‘bias’ social media sites during summit President Trump lashed out at social media “censorship” and “bias” Thursday and threatened legislation if Silicon Valley doesn’t change its ways. “I a...
04:48, 07/12/2019

White House launches survey looking for tech industry bias SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The White House has launched an online form asking people to share their experiences if they think political bias has led to thei...
04:00, 05/16/2019

Kirsten Gillibrand on being underestimated for 2020 Democratic nod: 'I think it's just gender bias' Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., said Saturday she feels like she’s being underestimated in the race for the Democratic nomination for president, who ...
11:48, 05/13/2019

An independent report on Facebook’s alleged liberal bias tells us nothing Conservatives have long lamented that Facebook has a liberal, or anti-conservative, bias. Since the 2016 election, the company has been grilled on the...
19:32, 08/20/2019

End the scandalous male data bias that determines women's health We know that men and women respond differently to drugs, yet data bias is still affecting women's health, says Invisible Women book author Caroline Cr...
20:00, 06/12/2019

Make Your TV Look Better With a Deal On Luminoodle's True White Bias Lights HDTV bias lights are nothing new to our readers, but with 6500K true white LEDs that promise to minimize eye strain and look professional, Luminoodle ...
19:48, 09/05/2019

No need to Google gender bias to see women come up short. S.H.E. hopes to change that A new program created by the hair products company Pantene aims to make sure search results are more equitable between men and women   ...
15:16, 04/30/2019

AI female voice assistants reinforce gender bias - UN report Artificial intelligence voice assistants, such as Amazon's Alexa and Apple's Siri, are perpetuating and spreading gender stereotypes, says a new UN re...
01:00, 05/22/2019

US Report On Global Religious Freedom Shows Bias Against PM Modi: BJP The US state department's 2018 International Religious Freedom Report shows clear bias against the Narendra Modi government and the BJP, the party sai...
18:00, 06/22/2019

Trump insists there is ‘no racial tension’ in the US President Trump on Monday insisted there was “no racial tension” in the US, just hours after he continued his attacks on four radical freshman Democra...
22:16, 07/22/2019

Media ‘unhinged’ over shootings, ‘unprecedented levels of left-wing bias’ Liberal media outlets have become “unhinged” over the mass slayings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, with the left-wing bias reaching “unprecedent...
23:48, 08/07/2019

Broker Rule to Require Bias Disclosures; Effect on Pay Practices Unclear Investors will soon learn more about conflicts of interest that can bias investment advice under a new SEC regulatory action. Less clear is whether it...
16:16, 06/04/2019

Estonian nationalist party sees media bias in violence case Estonia's interior minister is blaming the Baltic country's media of having double standards when reporting on a former government official from his p...
17:48, 05/02/2019

Century After Grandfather's School Expulsion, Harvard Teacher Fights Bias In 1926, Sarah Lewis's grandfather, Shadrach Emmanuel Lee, was expelled from a Brooklyn public high school for asking why black people were not in his...
05:16, 05/04/2019

Judge rules lawsuit accusing Google of bias against conservatives can proceed A judge has ruled that a class-action lawsuit filed by two former Google employees claiming discrimination on the basis of gender, race and political ...
00:16, 06/11/2019

Report: Female-sounding voice assistants fuel gender bias AI-powered voice assistants from Google, Amazon, Apple, and others could be perpetuating harmful gender biases, according to a recent UN report. The r...
05:48, 05/22/2019

'Disastrous' lack of diversity in AI industry perpetuates bias, study finds Report says an overwhelmingly white and male field has reached ‘a moment of reckoning’ over discriminatory systemsLack of diversity in the artificial ...
14:16, 05/01/2019

Matt Gaetz: Mueller hearing will reveal 'oceans of bias,' but no collusion Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller's upcoming hearing on Capitol Hill will reveal multiple instances of bias but no collusion between President Tru...
05:00, 07/02/2019

De Blasio defends Carranza against ‘outrageous’ anti-white bias lawsuit Mayor Bill de Blasio defended Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza, calling allegations in a $90 million lawsuit that he demoted white Department of Ed...
00:48, 06/01/2019

Germany: Girl loses gender bias case against boys choir The choir's right to artistic freedom is decisive, a Berlin court has ruled after the parents of a 9-year-old girl sued when she was rejected by the p...
18:16, 08/17/2019

New Labor Dept. rule would exempt 'religious' contractors from bias claims The U.S. Department of Labor proposed a new rule Wednesday that would allow federal contractors that "exercise religion" to exempt themselves from acc...
00:48, 08/16/2019

Ted Cruz exploded over Fox News' pro-Trump bias in 2016, new book claims Rival for Republican presidential nomination believed Trump was actively helped by TV channel, American Carnage author writesTed Cruz, the hardline Te...
15:48, 07/09/2019

Report: Google News Does Not Have an Anti-Conservative Bias So Much as a Pro-Credible Source One It’s pretty much conservative dogma at this point: Silicon Valley is secretly discriminating against Republicans and conspiring to push left-wing prop...
05:32, 06/10/2019

Warren won't support Sanders’ Washington Post-Amazon bias claims Sen. Elizabeth Warren won't support Sen. Bernie Sanders' recent claim that The Washington Post is biased against him because of his criticism of Amazo...
01:16, 08/16/2019

Google VP grilled by senators over allegations of tech giant's bias against conservatives Republican lawmakers on Tuesday criticized Google during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing over allegations of bias against and censorship of conse...
02:16, 07/17/2019

Girl, 9, sues renowned Berlin boys choir over gender bias A 9-year-old girl is suing a centuries-old Berlin boys choir, arguing that her bid to join was only rejected because of her gender, in a case that has...
00:48, 08/17/2019

Unilever staff took part in DNA experiment to tackle unconscious bias – here's what they found out Consumer goods giant Unilever has taken the unusual step of having some of its marketing staff read their own DNA profiles to see whether finding out ...
00:32, 06/17/2019

FBI kept using Steele dossier for FISA applications despite documenting ex-spy's bias, documents show The FBI formally documented the anti-Trump bias of British ex-spy Christopher Steele shortly after the November 2016 presidential election -- yet desp...
12:16, 08/09/2019

Trump Fans the Flames of a Racial Fire While other presidents have found ways to appeal to the resentments of white Americans with subtle and not-so-subtle appeals, none of them in modern t...
05:32, 07/15/2019

Bots Stoked Racial Divisions During Debates Hundreds of social-media accounts with bot-like characteristics promoted misinformation and other content aimed at inflaming racial divisions during b...
15:16, 08/02/2019

Google's anti-Trump bias calls attention to its questionable ties to China Google is getting bad press for doing business in China, and it’s only getting worse. The widespread perception that Google is anti-Trump and anti-con...
12:16, 08/07/2019

Richard Carranza joins anti-bias rally amid controversy over trainings Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza showed he isn’t backing down from his support of a controversial anti-bias training campaign — as he a...
16:00, 06/07/2019

University of Illinois sued for allegedly chilling speech with 'bias response team' Speech First, a First Amendment advocacy group, sued the University of Illinois on Wednesday, claiming that it suppressed political advocacy and insti...
18:32, 05/30/2019

Google says it will address AI, machine learning model bias with technology called TCAV TCAV is short for Testing with Concept Activation Vectors and its a technology that can identify high concept signals and therefore defend against bia...
21:48, 05/07/2019

Female banker wins gender bias case after witch's hat left on desk Stacey Macken claimed she was paid significantly less than male colleague at BNP ParibasA City banker has won a gender discrimination case after alleg...
12:01, 09/12/2019

$90M lawsuit aims to nail Carranza for false denials of anti-white bias Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s denials of anti-white bias at the Department of Education will be “proven to be lies,” said the lawyer represent...
06:32, 05/31/2019

Are robots sexist? UN report shows gender bias in talking digital tech Why do most voice assistants have female names, and why do they have submissive personalities? The answer, says a new report released on Friday by UNE...
05:48, 05/18/2019

'There's white male bias': debating Democrat hopefuls vie for African American votes Opinion polls suggest the competition for the crucial voting bloc will be far more intense than in 2008 and 2016Dionne Whitby, a black teacher, was wa...
15:00, 06/26/2019

Supreme Court dismisses Curtis Flowers conviction over Mississippi jury bias The U.S. Supreme Court overturned the conviction and death sentence of a Mississippi killer Friday because it determined the prosecutor had a history ...
00:00, 06/22/2019

This Chrome plugin removes search bias to give women the visibility they deserve Throughout history, women in STEM have contributed massively to build the world as we know it today — from Rosalind Franklin, a chemist whose research...
12:16, 05/02/2019

Trump rolls out tool to submit suspicions of 'political bias' on social media President Trump's administration rolled out a new tool on Wednesday, calling on the public to help identify social media accounts that may be subjecte...
06:32, 05/16/2019

Trump invites far-right internet figures to discuss bias at ‘social media summit’ Project Veritas founder James O’Keefe and activists Bill Mitchell and Charlie Kirk will attend Thursday’s event, but no social mediaThe White House ha...
22:48, 07/11/2019

Lionel Messi accuses referee of Brazil bias after Copa América defeat • Argentina captain complains of ‘crazy officiating’• Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino score in Brazil’s 2-0 winLionel Messi accused the referee of b...
13:00, 07/03/2019

White House Launches Survey Looking for Tech Industry Anti-Conservative Bias SAN FRANCISCO — On the heels of President Donald Trump’s repeated assertions claiming anti-conservative bias by tech companies, the White ...
03:48, 05/16/2019

Salesforce's Einstein analytics product for financial services and new tools to combat AI bias Salesforce's Allison Witherspoon spoke with TechRepublic about the new industry-specific Einstein analytics products and the new Trailhead modules des...
18:48, 06/14/2019

A German Boys Choir Is Being Sued for Gender Bias After Rejecting a 9-Year-Old Girl BERLIN (AP) — A 9-year-old girl is suing a centuries-old Berlin boys choir, arguing that her bid to join was only rejected because of her gender...
12:48, 08/15/2019

Poll: Anti-Trump bias a top reason 66% say political reporters get story ‘wrong’ Nearly 7-in-10 believe national political reporters often get their stories “wrong,” and a rush to print and an anti-President Trump bias are the lead...
18:00, 05/03/2019

Michigan candidate stuns forum with racial comment A city council candidate shocked a public forum when she said she wants to keep the town a white community "as much as possible." Jean Cramer made the...
05:16, 08/24/2019

Man Who Claimed Trump Would Start a ‘Racial War and Crusade’ Is Arrested The arrest was the latest example in a spate of what the authorities say are violent threats of domestic extremism, which have received renewed attent...
14:32, 08/21/2019

Trump Sets the Terms on Racial Division. Do Democrats Know What to Do? Democratic candidates universally denounce Mr. Trump’s words, but disagreements exist on how the eventual presidential nominee should best respond on ...
00:32, 07/22/2019

The UK's 'right' to healthcare doesn't stop a racial gap in maternal deaths The birth of a new royal baby is all the buzz: Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex welcomed a son this week who will now be seventh in line for...
00:16, 05/09/2019

Naomi Campbell says racial diversity in fashion should not be just a trend Racial diversity in fashion has improved in recent years, but the industry must not treat it like a catwalk trend, British model Naomi Campbell told R...
00:16, 06/25/2019

Man Who Claimed Trump Will Start a ‘Racial War and Crusade’ Is Arrested The arrest was the latest example in a spate of what the authorities say are violent threats of domestic extremism, which have received renewed attent...
01:32, 08/21/2019

Job seekers in this country face the worst racial discrimination While racial discrimination in hiring plagues many developed countries, one nation may have particular trouble bidding it adieu. France has the highes...
22:48, 06/19/2019

Ben Simmons in heated racial profiling dispute with casino 76ers star Ben Simmons is accusing an Australian casino of racial profiling, following claims that he and his friends were denied entry into the estab...
21:32, 08/06/2019

Why Airbnb can’t fight legal racial discrimination in China If you’re looking to book an Airbnb in China, like one nice-looking one-bedroom condo in Chengdu with a flat-screen television — you can’t be one of t...
23:16, 05/03/2019

Booker not sure Biden ‘up to the task’ of reconciling US over racial injustices Booker, a Democratic presidential candidate, says Biden has ‘an inability to talk candidly about the mistakes he made’The Democratic presidential cand...
23:16, 06/30/2019

Concha: Press covering Trump's leaked tax returns showing 'the worst kind of bias' Media reporter Joe Concha said Friday that many of those in the media who are covering the contents of President Trump's 1985-1994 tax returns are exh...
04:00, 05/11/2019

Salesforce talks about its Einstein Analytics product for financial services and new tools to combat AI bias Salesforce's Allison Witherspoon spoke with TechRepublic about the new industry-specific Einstein Analytics products and the new Trailhead modules des...
05:32, 06/15/2019

Proud Boys rally for free speech, protest bias in social media in Washington D.C. An extremist group with ties to white nationalism attracted about 250 supports to its Demand Free Speech rally Saturday in protest of anti-conservativ...
00:32, 07/07/2019

Mothers Of Rohit Vemula, Payal Tadvi Move Court Over Campus Caste Bias Mothers of Payal Tadvi and Rohith Vemula who had committed suicide over alleged caste discrimination, have moved a petition in the Supreme Court seeki...
03:48, 08/29/2019

White House Social Media Summit promises to be carnival of conservative bias victimhood The White House Social Media summit is shaping up to be a carnival of right-wing extremists and conspiracy-theorists who believe they are victims of b...
02:32, 07/09/2019

Manchester United ‘disgusted’ with racial abuse of Paul Pogba • Pogba targeted on Twitter after penalty miss at Wolves• United’s Maguire and Rashford call for abuse to be stoppedManchester United have expressed “...
17:32, 08/20/2019

Sephora To Close For Training After Racial Profiling Involving R&B Star High street makeup powerhouse Sephora has announced it will close all its US stores, distribution centres and corporate office for employee training a...
20:16, 06/03/2019

More officer diversity won't cut racial disparity in US police shootings – study Research found as percentage of black officers who fired in fatal shootings increased, the citizen shot was more likely to be blackIncreasing the dive...
01:48, 07/23/2019

Lampard calls for more action after racial abuse of Chelsea's Abraham "Chelsea coach Frank Lampard says he felt \"disgusted\" when he heard about the racist abuse striker Tammy Abraham received following their UEFA Super...
18:16, 08/16/2019

President plays with racial fire, unifying squabbling Democrats I thought it was refreshing when President Trump defended Nancy Pelosi against insinuations of racism, even though he was doing it to criticize the fo...
11:48, 07/16/2019

In racial campground gun case, white woman faces misdemeanor STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — A white Mississippi woman accused of brandishing a handgun at an African American couple while telling them to leave a campgr...
01:00, 06/05/2019

Huge Racial Disparities Found in Deaths Linked to Pregnancy African-American, Native American and Alaska Native women are about three times more likely to die from causes related to pregnancy, compared to white...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Oberlin College fined $11M in bakery racial profiling case An Ohio jury on Friday slapped Oberlin College with an $11.2 million damages penalty for siding with three black students who had claimed they were vi...
07:48, 06/08/2019

Drug laws must be amended to ‘combat racial discrimination’, UN experts say At every stage of the criminal justice system, people of African descent around the world are discriminated against, including death sentencing for dr...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Racial slur in prom proposal draws school principal's ire A social media photo showing two Southern California high school students laughing while displaying a prom proposal poster containing a racial slur ag...
02:16, 05/16/2019

Sephora to shut U.S. stores for day of diversity training after racial incident LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity train...
06:16, 06/03/2019

Kick It Out demands action after series of racial abuse allegations Four incidents reported in first round of Football League gamesAnti-discrimination body condemns ‘disgraceful’ behaviourKick It Out has called on the ...
18:32, 08/05/2019

'Own up to reality': 2020 Democrats urged to confront US racial divide As the NAACP gathered in Detroit, leaders warned presidential hopefuls not to shy away as Trump fans the flamesIn August 2016, Donald Trump stood befo...
08:16, 07/28/2019

Joan Johnson, Whose Company Broke a Racial Barrier, Dies at 89 With her husband, George, she founded the hair-care and cosmetics company Johnson Products, the first black-owned business on the American Stock Excha...
02:16, 09/11/2019

Democrats heard our message of racial justice. When will corporations listen? The debates have showcased how social justice movements reshaped the party. It’s time to take our case to companiesIn politics, you know your voice ma...
21:32, 08/04/2019

Whoopi Goldberg on Trump's Bahamian migrant comments: 'How can you say this isn't 'racial'? "View" co-host Whoopi Goldberg was outraged Tuesday over how people could say that President Trump wasn't being racist when he said Bahamians needed p...
20:16, 09/10/2019

Gender and racial diversity on the up in blockbuster films, study finds Survey finds more inclusivity in casting – but not behind the camera – while LGBTQ and disabled people remain marginalisedThere were more leading role...
00:16, 09/05/2019

Popular Streamer Tfue's Use Of A Racial Slur Could Be His Last Strike On Twitch Popular Twitch streamer Turner “Tfue” Tenney seemingly used a racial slur while streaming Minecraft earlier this week. Twitch has yet to take action, ...
08:01, 09/06/2019

No Indication Of Racial Motive In Ohio Mass Shooting: Police Investigators have so far found no evidence to indicate that a mass killing in the US city of Dayton was motivated by racial hatred, the police said o...
21:32, 08/05/2019

Other racial groups 'look alike because of visual and neural processes' – study Research based on limited sample of 20 white participants claims brain ‘de-individuates’ other groupsThe common perception that people from other raci...
22:16, 07/01/2019

Democratic debate highlights: Food fights and racial divisions The front-runners of the crowded Democratic presidential contest jostled on Thursday night over issues of race relations and whether the time had come...
05:48, 06/28/2019

‘Black Leadership Matters’: Why a Racial Rift Is Growing Among N.Y. Democrats A progressive push, fueled by newly energized activists, has alienated the old guard of black leaders, igniting an internal battle with racial overton...
18:48, 05/06/2019

Sephora to shut U.S. stores for diversity training after racial incident LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity train...
03:00, 06/03/2019

It took pretty much zero time for one of SNL's new cast members to get caught using a racial slur God damn that was fast: Just hours after Saturday Night Live announced that it was adding three new cast members to its upcoming 45th season, one of t...
04:33, 09/13/2019

Police investigate link between Bay Area shooter, racial manifesto Investigators say they've found white supremacist and anti-Semitic propaganda on a social media account connected to the gunman who killed three peopl...
18:48, 07/30/2019

Expelled Columbia journalism student accused of rape is victim of ‘anti-male’ bias: lawsuit It’s open season on men at Columbia University thanks to the Ivy League school’s handling of sexual-harassment allegations against male students, a ne...
07:00, 05/15/2019

Federal Judge Rules New Evidence of Race and Partisan Bias in Citizenship Question Issue Deserves a 2nd Look A federal judge in Maryland on Wednesday ruled there is enough new evidence to suggest the need to reconsider whether the Trump administration conspir...
08:32, 06/20/2019

What foods reduce testosterone? Certain foods influence hormones. Soy products, dairy, and alcohol all reduce testosterone. Lifestyle changes can help a person maintain their hormone...
07:16, 05/16/2019

How to Reduce Waste While Flying Airlines produce a lot of garbage. Think about the plastic wraps covering your meal, your pair of headphones and blanket, as well as the straws, napki...
23:16, 06/05/2019

US to reduce troops in Afghanistan by 5,000 President Trump has revealed plans to cut the number of US troops deployed to Afghanistan but he did not provide a timetable for the drawdown. The ann...
02:00, 08/30/2019

How to stop or reduce a stutter There is no cure for a stutter, but there are several steps that can help a person reduce stuttering. These steps include quick tips and long term tr...
04:00, 09/11/2019

Trump Says Fed Should Reduce Rates to 'Zero, or Less' President Trump renewed his call for lower interest rates and his criticism of the Federal Reserve Wednesday, saying on Twitter that the Fed should re...
16:32, 09/11/2019

Surprising No One, Georgetown Study Confirms Previous Findings on Adultification Bias—By Listening to Black Women and Girls In 2017, the Georgetown Law Center on Poverty and Inequality’s Initiative on Gender Justice and Opportunity released Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasur...
20:00, 05/16/2019

John Oliver, Larry David and Wanda Sykes Give Medical Bias the Last Week Tonight Treatment John Oliver, Wanda Sykes, and Larry David teamed up to help fight reported bias in medical care on Sunday night’s Last Week Tonight. According t...
05:48, 08/20/2019

Forget reading and math — Carranza wants focus on racial privilege, activism City kids are struggling with basic math and English — but a new Department of Education curricular initiative focuses instead on racial privilege and...
05:32, 07/24/2019

Jumaane Williams wants a ‘racial impact study’ for all proposed rezoning plans Public Advocate Jumaane Williams wants New York City to require a “racial impact study” for all proposed rezoning plans to stem gentrification, even t...
20:32, 05/29/2019

Buttigieg grilled over racial tensions in South Bend following police shooting "My community is in anguish right now because of officer-involved shooting. A black man, Eric Logan, killed by a white officer," the mayor known as Ma...
07:48, 06/28/2019

Sephora to shut US stores for a day to conduct diversity training after racial incident LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity ...
04:16, 06/03/2019

Virginia Republicans lose in U.S. Supreme Court racial gerrymandering case The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed Republican legislators in Virginia a defeat, leaving in place a ruling that invalidated state electoral distri...
19:48, 06/17/2019

U.S. Supreme Court spurns Virginia Republicans in racial gerrymandering case The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed Republican legislators in Virginia a defeat, leaving in place a ruling that invalidated state electoral distri...
18:16, 06/17/2019

Responding to Uighur criticism, Chinese diplomat points to racial segregation in D.C. "It's an area for the black & Latin," Lijian Zhao wrote about Southwest Washington on Twitter, before explaining that he actually meant Southeast. He ...
21:00, 07/15/2019

Study: Humans’ racial biases extend even to black and white robots If you do a quick Google search for ‘robot,’ you’ll be faced with a wall of white robots. According to a recent study called “Robots and Racism,” huma...
15:00, 07/24/2019

Biden unveils plan to end racial discrimination in U.S. criminal justice system Former Vice President Joe Biden unveiled a plan on Tuesday to reform the U.S. criminal justice system by lowering incarceration rates, ending the fede...
13:16, 07/23/2019

Trump Fuels Racial Disharmony. Will It Motivate or Discourage Black Voters? Democratic leaders say African-Americans are deeply engaged in this election, but President Trump is also targeting them with Facebook ads. How they r...
12:00, 08/03/2019

Couple claims racial profiling mid-proposal at Angry Orchard brewery “I have never been so humiliated in my life," wrote Cathy-Marie Hamlet in a lengthy Facebook post on Sunday. "On what was supposed to be one of the be...
08:17, 07/23/2019

Trump Fuels Racial Disharmony, but Courts Black Voters on Facebook Democratic leaders say African-Americans are deeply engaged in this election, but President Trump is also targeting them with Facebook ads. How they r...
20:00, 08/03/2019

NBA teams discussing nixing term 'owner' over racial connotations: report NBA teams reportedly have had multiple conversations over the last year about moving away from the term “owner” when describing the person who control...
17:48, 06/03/2019

Sephora to shut US stores for diversity training after SZA racial profiling claim R&B singer SZA, who is black, said in April she was racially profiled at a Sephora store in CalabasasThe Sephora beauty chain will close all its US st...
14:00, 06/03/2019

UPDATE 2-Sephora to shut U.S. stores for day of diversity training after racial incident LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity train...
06:00, 06/03/2019

Racists Ruin a Perfectly Good 'For Sale' Sign With Racial Slur All a Jefferson County, Ala., couple was trying to do was sell a damn house, but in what’s become an everyday occurrence in Trump’s America, racism wo...
08:16, 07/19/2019

Harvard revokes Parkland shooting survivor's acceptance over racial slurs Harvard University has rescinded its admission offer to a survivor of the 2018 massacre at a Florida high school over his past use of racial slurs in ...
21:32, 06/17/2019

Holiday Inn Express worker’s classy response to racial slur goes viral This Holiday Inn Express employee’s calm response to a guest who called him a racial slur has the internet cheering for him. Craig Brooks, 26, r...
11:00, 06/05/2019

Frustration over South African racial disparities builds as poll nears After a decade of living in a tiny corrugated iron shack, Nyani Moloi was ecstatic when she was handed the keys to a two-bedroom brick house built by ...
18:32, 05/02/2019

Greg Gutfeld: Pelosi's 'heart isn't even in' her 'overdone' racial smear against Trump Fox News' Greg Gutfeld blasted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and her assertion that the controversial Census question about illegal immigratio...
03:32, 07/10/2019

Amusement park settles black patron's racial profiling suit A Pennsylvania amusement park has settled a lawsuit filed by a black man who said security officers racially profiled him saying he matched the descri...
00:16, 05/03/2019

50 Cent: Starz show Power snubbed by Emmys for racial reasons Rapper and executive producer of successful series says it’s not the first time his work has been overlookedThe rapper and producer 50 Cent has said h...
18:48, 07/27/2019

Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren Introduce Racial Equity Plans At the Essence Festival, Ms. Harris called for $100 billion to help black families buy homes, and Ms. Warren called for new rules for federal contract...
00:16, 07/07/2019

Georgia mayor, councilor told to resign amid racial strife HOSCHTON, Ga. (AP) — The mayor and a council member in a mostly white north Georgia city are facing calls to resign over racially charged comments. At...
17:00, 05/07/2019

Brazil report charts surge in racial abuse and violence against women A total of 66,041 incidents of sexual violence were reported in 2018 against the polarising backdrop of Jair Bolsonaro’s election victoryBrazil saw an...
22:32, 09/10/2019

Southern Baptist president: Racial insensitivity shows disregard for Gospel Speaking at a black church in a city that is nearly 75 percent African American, the president of the Southern Baptist Convention, J.D. Greear, said C...
15:16, 06/11/2019

Muslim Council demands apology for Cologne police 'racial profiling' Cologne police have denied that brief detentions of Ramadan revelers at the city's rail hub amounted to 'racial profiling.' Germany's Central Council ...
04:16, 06/06/2019

South Africans frustrated over continued racial disparities as vote nears BETHLEHEM, South Africa – After a decade of living in a tiny corrugated iron shack, Nyani Moloi was ecstatic when she was handed the keys to a t...
02:48, 05/03/2019

Medical schools fall short on racial justice: student group (Reuters Health) - At leading U.S. medical schools, education of future doctors about racism, promotion of diversity, and service of patients of color...
00:16, 09/07/2019

Castro calls Trump Jr. a 'coward' for tweet about Harris' racial heritage 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro slammed Donald Trump Jr. on Sunday for questioning fellow Democratic hopeful Kamala Harris’ racia...
17:32, 06/30/2019

Racial diversity dispute spurs shakeup at House Democratic campaign arm The congresswoman who heads the campaign arm for U.S. House of Representatives Democrats has acknowledged mistakes after lawmakers complained about a ...
19:48, 07/30/2019

Sephora closes all US stores for diversity training after racial profiling allegation Beauty chain acts after singer SZA says security was called on her, but many experts are sceptical of such training’s effectivenessThe beauty chain Se...
00:16, 06/06/2019

4 Fruits That May Help Reduce Dark Circles However, to get long-term benefits, it is best to give the body the required nutrition in order to keep dark circles at bay. You can do so by consumin...
19:48, 07/30/2019

The best ways to reduce body heat Hot weather, illness, and certain medications can all cause a higher-than-normal body temperature. Learn about eight tips to reduce body heat, as well...
09:00, 09/04/2019

US to reduce Afghanistan forces by 2020 US Secretary of State Pompeo said that the US wants to begin withdrawing its forces from Afghanistan by 2020. The introduction of a time frame on troo...
13:16, 07/30/2019

How to Help Reduce School Lunch Debt Earlier this month, one Rhode Island school district made headlines after giving some of its students—those with unpaid balances for school meals—col...
12:16, 06/13/2019

How to Reduce Your Amazon Packaging Waste In 2013, analysts at one firm estimated that Amazon shipped 608 million packages in the U.S. alone, meaning the retailer sent over 1.5 million package...
19:48, 08/08/2019

Continental to reduce lead in some components The German auto parts supplier, aiming to reduce lead in some electronic components that exceed certain EU limits, is identifying how many vehicles an...
14:48, 08/10/2019

France wants to reduce water use as rivers dry up The French government wants to reduce water use by encouraging wastewater recycling and encouraging consumers to less water as the flow of rivers grad...
23:00, 07/01/2019

China says U.S. can do more to reduce fentanyl demand The U.S. government can do more to reduce demand for fentanyl and should stop shifting the blame onto others, China said on Monday, in another riposte...
18:00, 08/26/2019

Five ways to reduce plastic in the bathroom From bamboo toothbrushes to using refill options or your own containers, it’s not hard to change your ways“A bamboo toothbrush is the first swap I alw...
18:48, 07/14/2019

Indonesia Sends Police to Restive Region After Racial Slurs Ignite Protests Demonstrations erupted in distant Indonesian Papua after a video circulated showing Papuan students on Java being insulted as the police surrounded th...
15:32, 08/22/2019

Former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant sues team alleging racial discrimination Derrell Coleman, a former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant, is suing the team and former pitching coach Chris Bosio over alleged racial discriminati...
21:48, 07/27/2019

How one All-American aided NFL hopeful Jon Reschke's path to atonement after racial slur Linebacker Jon Reschke got advice from All-American Greg Jones in his journey back to Michigan State. Now he hopes NFL teams see his atonement.  ...
00:00, 04/29/2019

Actress Afton Williamson Quits ABC’s The Rookie Over Racial Discrimination, Sexual Harassment On Set (NEW YORK) — Afton Williamson, co-star of the ABC crime series “The Rookie,” said she’s quitting the show because of sexual ha...
13:32, 08/06/2019

Two men accuse Alaska Airlines employee of racial profiling after Newark Airport evacuation An alarm set off at Newark Liberty Airport on Labor Day sparked panic, and the two men who were questioned say they were racially profiled.  ...
09:00, 09/09/2019

Karl Rove: Beto O'Rourke's reparations push could exacerbate 'racial divide' Republican strategist Karl Rove ripped Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke's for his position on reparations and his relation that he and ...
04:48, 07/16/2019

Teachers allegedly told to favor black students in ‘racial equity’ training In controversial “implicit bias” training, New York City’s public-school educators have been told to focus on black children over white ones — and one...
04:00, 05/26/2019

Supreme Court Will Hear Byron Allen's Racial Discrimination Suit Against Comcast If you’re suing a person or company for racial discrimination, do you need to prove that race was the sole factor for the discrimination, or merely a ...
19:16, 06/11/2019

Frank Lampard ready to play Tammy Abraham for Chelsea after racial abuse • Abraham missed the decisive penalty in their Super Cup defeat • Lampard believes social media abuse needs to be dealt withFrank Lampard will not hes...
03:48, 08/17/2019

De Blasio seeks City Council support for Carranza amid racial divide Mayor Bill de Blasio’s staffers scrambled this week to drum up support for his embattled Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza in response to several Bi...
10:16, 06/19/2019

'Go Buy Yo Fenty Beauty in Peace, Sis!' After Racial Profiling Incident in Sephora, SZA Gets Gift From Rihanna It’s been nearly a month since SZA reported being racially profiled in Sephora’s Calabasas location, and by all appearances, the beauty chain has yet ...
20:16, 05/29/2019

Buttigieg, Struggling With Black Voters, Releases Plan to Address Racial Inequities After a fatal shooting prompted scrutiny of his handling of police matters, the South Bend, Ind., mayor put forth new proposals to “dismantle racist s...
12:48, 07/11/2019

Sephora to shut US stores for diversity training after racial incident involving singer SZA Sephora will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices for an hour on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employee...
01:00, 06/04/2019

In racial case, U.S. Supreme Court tosses black Mississippi man's murder conviction The U.S. Supreme Court, confronting racial bias in the American criminal justice system, on Friday threw out a black Mississippi death row inmate's co...
19:32, 06/21/2019

Georgia woman finds racial slur on takeout receipt: 'That's not a word to throw around' The restaurant owner claimed that the server did not know how to spell the name “Nyjah” and that the racist slur somehow instead ended up on the bill....
03:16, 09/05/2019

Jordi Osei-Tutu thanks Arsenal and Bochum for support after alleged racial abuse • Defender claims he was racially abused against St Gallen• Swiss side say player has denied allegationBochum have launched an investigation after Jor...
20:16, 07/10/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ blasted by Jessica Chastain and Ava DuVernay over rape, racial insensitivity Jessica Chastain and Ava DuVernay are taking HBO to task for what they say is the premium cabler’s insensitivity to rape and race on the blockbuster "...
03:48, 05/08/2019

Honor students complain of racial incidents at Boston's Museum of Fine Arts "No food, no drink, no watermelon." That's what one staffer at Boston's Museum of Fine Arts allegedly told a group of black students on a field trip t...
15:16, 05/25/2019

Trump Welcomes ‘Red Socks’ to White House Amid Concerns of Racial Divide (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump honored the World Series champion Boston Red Sox — well, some of them — at the White House on ...
03:16, 05/10/2019

Jonathan Van Ness Demands More "Racial and Size" Diversity in LGBTQ Advocacy Groups If you see--or don't see--something, say something! After celebrating World Pride in New York City over the weekend, Jonathan Van Ness took to Instag...
02:32, 07/02/2019

Rice brothers reduce their EQT director nominees to seven from nine EQT Corp shareholders Rice brothers said on Thursday they will reduce their director nominees to the company's board from nine to seven, after EQT dec...
02:16, 05/17/2019

Iran to further reduce compliance with nuclear deal Foreign minister says Iran has been withdrawing in stages since US pulled out last yearIran will take another step to reduce its compliance with a lan...
18:00, 08/03/2019

Iran hints at swap with UK in bid to reduce tensions Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday said his country might be willing to release a U.K.-flagged ship if Britain releases an Iranian oil tank...
05:16, 07/25/2019

Saudi Arabia says oil producers want to reduce inventories Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Sunday there was consensus among OPEC and allied oil producers to drive down crude inventories "gently" ...
01:32, 05/20/2019

New methods reduce antibiotic use by 30 percent, study says Half of the 10 million antibiotic prescriptions written by doctors in ERs go to people with viral infections, which are unresponsive to antibiotics. R...
02:00, 06/20/2019

How a diabetes drug may reduce anxiety symptoms New research in mice shows how metformin, a common drug used to treat diabetes and prediabetes, can also help reduce symptoms associated with anxiety....
19:00, 06/04/2019

'Simply seeing green spaces' may help reduce cravings Access to a view of greenery from the comfort of your home reduces the frequency and intensity of cravings for alcohol, unhealthful food, and tobacco....
01:00, 07/17/2019

In hot water? Study says warming may reduce sea life by 17% WASHINGTON (AP) — A new study says the world’s oceans will likely lose about one-sixth of its fish and other marine life by the end of the centu...
19:48, 06/11/2019

SpaceX authorised to reduce number of satellites The FCC has allowed SpaceX to reduce its number of satellites for home broadband by 16 units, and to operate them at a lower orbit than first authoris...
11:48, 04/29/2019

Paris To Limit Vehicle Use To Reduce Air Pollution Paris will restrict car use on Wednesday as a measure to fight against surging air pollution linked to intense heat wave that strikes most of French r...
11:00, 06/26/2019

Opioid treatment may reduce contact with law enforcement (Reuters Health) - Opioid users who get treatment for their drug dependency are less likely to have police encounters or to be charged with crimes, an...
22:00, 07/12/2019

Uttarakhand To Reduce Traffic Violation Fines The Uttarkhand cabinet has cleared a proposal to reduce some of the penalties revised by the Centre for traffic rule violations under the amended Moto...
09:16, 09/12/2019

Sainz: Simulators will reduce impact of F1 testing cut McLaren driver Carlos Sainz Jr believes simulators are now advanced enough to mitigate the impact of any testing cuts as Formula 1 moves towards a rec...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Low vitamin K may reduce mobility in older adults Researchers found that older adults with vitamin K deficiency were more likely to develop mobility disability, such as difficulty walking and using st...
00:48, 06/15/2019

YouTube will reduce conspiracy theory recommendations in the UK YouTube plans to tweak its recommendation algorithm to cut back on conspiracy theory videos in the UK, eight months after it conducted a similar exper...
22:16, 08/28/2019

Only on AP: Redskins recovery methods aim to reduce injuries Only on AP: Redskins aim to prevent and reduce injuries with state-of-the-art rest and recovery technology        ...
15:32, 05/20/2019

Revamped OxyContin was supposed to reduce abuse, but has it? WASHINGTON — Dr. Raeford Brown was uniquely positioned to help the U.S. government answer a critical question: Is a new version of the painkiller OxyC...
03:32, 07/23/2019

Groundbreaking trial aims to reduce miscarriages by 50% Women who have suffered recurrent miscarriages will take part in a groundbreaking trial to find out if antibiotics could reduce inflammation of the wo...
18:00, 09/13/2019

North Korea demands UN reduce aid staff Despite facing an acute food shortage, North Korea has said it wants a reduction in UN aid, claiming "hostile forces" have made aid programs ineffecti...
07:00, 09/06/2019

Vice story on 'white, male, slim, and young' body bias in medical textbooks mocked: 'Dumbest woke criticism I have ever seen' Liberal media outlet Vice was mocked on Thursday over a story explaining how medical textbooks feature too many bodies that are "white, male, slim, an...
02:32, 05/10/2019

White House campaign to collect data on social media bias raises free speech, privacy alarms, experts say A new White House campaign to collect stories about alleged instances of political bias on social media has drawn wide-ranging objections from free-sp...
03:16, 05/18/2019

'The Rookie' star quits ABC show, citing claims of sexual harassment and racial discrimination Actress Afton Williamson, who stars in the ABC drama “The Rookie,” announced Sunday she will not be returning to the show, citing sexual harassment an...
06:32, 08/05/2019

Former clubhouse attendant sues Detroit Tigers, ex-pitching coach alleging racial discrimination A former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant filed a lawsuit against the club and former pitching coach Chris Bosio Thursday, claiming that “a culture ...
12:48, 07/28/2019

Russian Efforts to Exploit Racial Divisions in 2016 Found Firm Ground in U.S., Report Says The report, by the National Urban League, underlined the Russian interference but said that black voting rights were under attack from many actors, in...
17:48, 05/06/2019

Kamala Harris announces $100B plan for black homeownership, tackling racial wealth gap Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., announced that as president she would invest $100 billion of federal money into housing assistance for black families as...
00:32, 07/07/2019

Self-Help Guru Tony Robbins Chanted Racial Slurs With 'Militant Black' Audience to Help Them 'Be Free' In a recently unearthed video, Tony Robbins, an allegedly world-renowned self-help guru, extolled the virtues of shouting out racial slurs in the purs...
17:48, 05/24/2019

Jessica Chastain and Ava DuVernay chastize 'Game of Thrones' for sexual assault and racial insensitivity HBO Warning: Spoilers ahead for HBO's "Game of Thrones." Jessica Chastain and Ava DuVernay are taking HBO to task for what they say is insensitivity ...
04:16, 05/08/2019

White gangbangers brand black member with racial slur tattoo — but spell it wrong White members of a Florida gang thought they were punishing a black member of their gang when they attempted to forcibly tattoo him with what they tho...
23:48, 05/03/2019

Beto O'Rourke unveils small business plan to address racial wealth disparities Former Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, unveiled another plan geared toward ending racial inequality on Saturday, pledging that as president he would vast...
13:32, 06/17/2019

Battle over brunch spot Woodland’s liquor license sparks outrage, racial tension A beloved Brooklyn brunch spot may soon be toast. For years, Woodland, a Caribbean-fusion restaurant located on a rapidly gentrifying stretch between ...
23:16, 07/23/2019

Sanders's and Ocasio-Cortez's Banking Bill Shows How Racial Justice Is Good Policy Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Bernie Sanders have unveiled a new bill that would effectively wipe out the payday lending industry in the United States....
02:48, 05/10/2019

He’s Baack: Trump Appointee Who Quit Consumer Watchdog Agency After Racial Backlash Gets New Government Job at HUD Apparently, when it comes to the Trump administration, a racially charged past is no bar to being able to stay employed from one post to another....
11:00, 06/21/2019

Blackface post by Colorado State students sparks outcry as racial issues mount A social media post of four students in blackface is one of several racial bias incidents at Colorado State in the past two years.    ...
02:16, 09/12/2019

It’s ‘Racial’: Illinois Prison Banned Books on Black History and Empowerment From Inmate Program Some 3 out of every 4 inmates in Illinois prisons are black, yet, an Illinois prison banned an inmate education program from using books discussing bl...
23:00, 08/17/2019

Spanish soccer club prints slurs on jersey backs to combat racial abuse A Spanish soccer team printed racial slurs on the back of their jerseys Sunday in an effort to take a stand against the abuse they receive while they ...
22:48, 05/29/2019

SNL's New Cast Member Shane Gillis Responds to Backlash Over Racial Slurs in Resurfaced Video Saturday Night Live's newest comedian Shane Gillis is making waves well before the show kicks off. Hours after the NBC late show announced its newest...
19:00, 09/13/2019

Manchester United disgusted by 'racial abuse' aimed at soccer star Paul Pogba Premier League club Manchester United says it is disgusted at "racial abuse" aimed at soccer star Paul Pogba during a draw with Wolverhampton in Wolve...
21:00, 08/20/2019

White Professor Accuses Historically Black Tuskegee University of Age, Racial Discrimination: 'It's Just Wrong' Here’s something I never thought I’d live to see: a historically black college has been slapped with a lawsuit alleging age and racial discrimination—...
01:32, 07/26/2019

Eating Dark Chocolate May Help Reduce Depression: Study Eating dark chocolate may help alleviate depression and relieve symptoms. The study looked at whether different types of chocolate are associated with...
06:32, 08/06/2019

Reduce Plastic Waste by Bringing a Garment Bag to the Dry Cleaner Every spring, I dry-clean a dozen of my winter coats. By the time I’ve stocked them back in my closet, I have enough barely used plastic material to w...
18:32, 05/01/2019

Freshness sensors for milk could dramatically reduce waste Researchers have developed a new technique that can pinpoint, in real-time, the moment at which milk spoils inside a carton. In their new study, publi...
11:48, 05/20/2019

Having Plenty Of Curd Daily May Help Reduce Anxiety: Study According to a recent study, consuming probiotics could not only help regulate bacteria in the gut, but may also help reduce anxiety by improving brai...
22:00, 05/22/2019

Excessive Consumption Of Protein Powders May Reduce Lifespan A new study has indicated that protein shakes loaded with commercially available protein powders may do more harm than good and that they may impact l...
12:32, 05/01/2019

Pollutionwatch: how skilful driving can reduce toxic fumes Gentler acceleration and electric vehicles can reduce air pollution but walking or cycling are bestLocal authorities are encouraging people not to lea...
17:32, 09/13/2019

Tesla to reduce solar panel prices by up to 38 percent: NYT Tesla Inc plans to announce that it has begun selling solar panels and related equipment for up to 38 percent below the national average price, the Ne...
10:16, 04/30/2019

Italy could get up to six months to reduce its massive debt pile, EU says The Italian anti-establishment government may have anywhere between three to six months to show it is committed to reducing its massive debt pile, acc...
14:32, 06/25/2019

Elizabeth Warren Unveils New Plan to Reduce U.S. Gun Deaths by 80% Democratic presidential candidate and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren published a new plan on Saturday that pledges to reduce American firearm dea...
10:49, 08/12/2019

UPDATE 1-Tesla to reduce solar panel prices by up to 38 pct - NYT Tesla Inc plans to announce on Tuesday that it has started selling solar panels and related equipment for up to 38 percent below the national average ...
10:48, 04/30/2019

Apple Inc. says tariffs will reduce economic contribution to U.S. economy Apple Inc said proposed U.S. tariffs on goods from China, including iPhones, iPads, and Macs, will reduce the company's contributions to the U.S. econ...
19:00, 06/20/2019

He, she, or ... ? Gender-neutral pronouns reduce biases – study Researchers find usage boosts positive feelings towards women and LGBT peopleMore than 100 failures litter the battleground that is the hunt for an En...
15:32, 08/06/2019

Tesla to reduce solar panel prices by up to 38 percent - NYT Tesla Inc plans to announce that it has begun selling solar panels and related equipment for up to 38 percent below the national average price, the Ne...
10:48, 04/30/2019

U.S. EPA chief to reduce agency-funded animal testing U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler said Tuesday he was signing a memo to reduce agency-funded animal testing, vowing to...
23:32, 09/10/2019

Eating Yogurt May Reduce Risk Of Bowel Cancer In Men The findings revealed that eating two or more weekly servings of yogurt may help to lower the risk of developing the abnormal growths of tissues (aden...
15:16, 06/20/2019

Macron calls for Iran to reduce its nuclear stockpile ​French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday called on Iran to reduce its stockpile of enriched uranium and abide by ​the ​terms of the 2015 nuclear d...
16:00, 07/02/2019

Blood test may reduce antibiotic use for COPD patients The number of COPD patients who received antibiotics prescriptions fell by 20 percent after taking the finger-prick blood test to measure their C-reac...
22:16, 07/11/2019

Taliban and Afghan government agree to reduce violence The Taliban and Afghan officials have agreed on a "promise to reduce violence," Germany's envoy says. Hosted by Qatar, the German-brokered talks could...
07:32, 07/09/2019

Healthy habits drastically reduce dementia risk Leading a healthy lifestyle is the most effective way to prevent dementia. That’s according to a new study lead by several researchers and presented a...
03:48, 07/16/2019

Chickenpox vaccine may reduce risk of shingles for kids Children who have been vaccinated for chickenpox have a 78 percent lower risk of developing shingles than unvaccinated children, according to research...
22:16, 06/10/2019

Soccer headgear may not reduce sport-related concussion (Reuters Health) - In season-long tests, soccer headgear didn't reduce the overall number or severity of concussions experienced by high school player...
20:32, 07/04/2019

Shanghai tries to reduce its trash, 1 chicken bone at a time China’s biggest city is sorting its trash 1 chicken bone at a time in the country’s first serious attempt at cutting the amount of garbage headed for ...
10:48, 07/31/2019

Government May Reduce Oil Cess To Boost Production: Report The Finance Ministry had revised the oil cess in the Union Budget 2016-17, shifting it from the specific charge of Rs 4,500 per tonne of crude to an a...
21:00, 06/11/2019

Bundesbank's Weidmann: U.S.-China row may reduce world trade by 1% A trade dispute between the United States and China could reduce global trade by 1% in the medium term, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann said on Sun...
16:32, 06/09/2019

Eight ways to reduce and offset your digital carbon footprint Whether it's from doing things like burning fossil fuels through driving, cranking up the furnace or grilling a steak, we are all responsible for...
16:48, 07/25/2019

Dementia: eat better, exercise, and reduce smoking and drinking to cut risk WHO research highlights lifestyle factors linked to increased risk of diseaseTaking better care of ourselves could be the best long-term strategy to t...
02:32, 05/15/2019

One-off injection may drastically reduce heart attack risk Doctors hope to trial gene therapy on people with rare disorder in next three yearsWhy researchers are turning to gene therapy to treat heart failureD...
21:00, 05/10/2019

Bernie Madoff asks Trump to reduce his sentence The world’s worst Ponzi schemer is hoping for a big break from President Trump. Bernie Madoff has filed a petition for commutation of the 150-ye...
21:16, 07/24/2019

WHO says e-cigarettes, 'smoke-free' products do not help reduce cancer Electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products are not helping fight cancer, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, urging smokers and...
00:16, 07/27/2019

Set Up Your Driver's Seat Like Your Work Desk to Reduce Pain If you’re someone who works at a desk most of the day, you may have taken steps to improve your posture and comfort at your workspace. Perhaps you ins...
03:16, 07/09/2019

Can blood pressure drugs help reduce dementia risk? A large study analyzing the medical data of thousands of people suggests that dementia incidence is lower among those who take blood pressure medicati...
19:00, 06/05/2019

GST Council Decides To Reduce Rate On Electric Vehicles To 5% The GST or Goods and Services Tax Council on Saturday decided to reduce the rates applicable to electric vehicles (EVs) and the chargers used for such...
18:16, 07/27/2019

Here's one way San Francisco is a shining example San Francisco just proved that even under challenging conditions, a city doesn't have to sell its soul or sell out its taxpayers in order to broaden i...
12:48, 08/28/2019

San Francisco Set to Ban E-Cigarettes San Francisco is expected to become the first city in the U.S. to ban e-cigarettes this week, a move that will likely pit the city against one of its ...
01:32, 06/24/2019

Twitter responds to criticism after Chelsea's Tammy Abraham suffers online racial abuse Twitter remain "deeply committed to improving the health of the conversation" on the social media platform following criticism from Kick It Out after ...
12:16, 08/16/2019

Media analysis: Trump rally chants drown out police cases in week of racial tension Hundreds protested the Eric Garner decision this week. Just hours later, came the "send her back" chants at President Trump's rally, overtaking m...
23:32, 07/19/2019

White FDNY lieutenant sues department over racial discrimination after being barred from Vulcan Society memorial A white firefighter has sued the FDNY after claiming he was barred from participating in a color guard ceremony honoring deceased members of the Vulca...
18:48, 05/19/2019

Country music stands at a moment of great racial change. Or so its biggest cable network believes. Country Music Television is attempting to nudge in new directions — toward feminism and racial diversity and away from its historical white roots. Can...
04:48, 08/03/2019

#ProposingWhileBlack: Manager Fired, Security Team Replaced After Interrupting Wedding Proposal With Racial Profiling After being accused of racially profiling a black couple during their wedding proposal, several Angry Orchard employees are now former Angry Orchard e...
21:32, 07/24/2019

Racists Ignore AutoCorrect, Tattoo Misspelled Racial Slur on Token Black Friend as Punishment Usually racist ass racists like Donald Trump or professional hate-monger Milo Yiannopoulos love to tout their imaginary black friends or actual black ...
19:32, 05/03/2019

European Union Warns Italy to Reduce Spending and Borrowing The warning by the European Commission was expected in the face of a populist government that intends to cut taxes and increase spending and despises ...
19:32, 06/05/2019

Want To Make Your Kids Snack Less? Reduce Portion And Variety Of Snacks A new study has now addressed the issue of unhealthy snacking habits in kids, saying that giving kids a larger portion and variety of snacks may make ...
11:00, 07/22/2019

Nissan To Reduce Global Product Lineup By Atleast 10% By 2022 Nissan's global total industry volume remained weak during the quarter, and Nissan's unit sales decreased as the company continued its efforts to norm...
08:48, 08/01/2019

Office Yoga: Simple Exercises You Can Do at Your Desk to Reduce Stress International Yoga Day: Office Yoga is a great way to shake off the tightness, de-stress and stay active while you're at work. It also leaves you feel...
11:32, 06/21/2019

Cambodia to reduce public holidays to attract foreign investment Cambodia is reducing the number of public holidays on its calendar to meet national competitiveness goals and the demands of foreign investors, accord...
22:16, 08/07/2019

Vagus nerve stimulation may reduce the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis A new study suggests that electrostimulation of the vagus nerve may reduce the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and other chronic inflammatory conditi...
13:16, 06/24/2019

UPDATE 1-WHO says e-cigarettes, "smoke-free" products do not help reduce cancer Electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products are not helping fight cancer, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, urging smokers and...
21:48, 07/26/2019

Exports Help Reduce Impact Of July Sales Drop At Bajaj Bajaj Auto has come out with the sales numbers for the month of July 2019, announcing a decline of 5 per cent in total sales. Last month the Pune-base...
13:48, 08/01/2019

Maharashtra Parliament Passes Bill To Reduce Maratha Quota The Maharashtra legislature on Monday passed a bill bringing down reservation for the Maratha community from 16 per cent to 12 and 13 in education and...
19:00, 07/01/2019

How supermarkets can reduce packaging to save the planet from drowning in garbage It was inspiring to read about the launch of Waitrose’s trial in Oxford offering consumers a range of products free of packaging. Their system isn’t r...
01:32, 07/01/2019

Pumping begins to reduce flood waters in Lincolnshire town Environment Agency brings in high-volume pumps in a bid to lower water levels in WainfleetHigh-volume pumps are being used to reduce flood waters in a...
06:00, 06/17/2019

Renault had to reduce power for early 2019 F1 races due to conrod Renault Formula 1 boss Cyril Abiteboul has revealed that a conrod reliability issue handicapped the firm's engines in the first part of the 2019 seaso...
10:48, 05/24/2019

City of London plans to cut speed limit to reduce pollution The City of London Corporation, which runs London's historic finance district, has proposed a new, lower speed limit of 15 miles per hour and the clos...
22:16, 05/24/2019

Solar-powered railway could reduce fossil fuel reliance The world's first solar farm to directly power a railway line has been plugged in -- a development that could lay the foundations for the world's firs...
01:16, 08/24/2019

Iran to further reduce commitments to nuclear deal: foreign minister Iran will take another step to reduce its compliance with a landmark 2015 nuclear deal, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday...
09:16, 08/03/2019

Butt out: Netflix to reduce number of actors smoking on screen Second season of Stranger Things depicted people with tobacco products 262 times, study findsNetflix has pledged to reduce the number of occasions whe...
14:16, 07/05/2019

Iran says its measures to reduce commitment to nuclear deal 'reversible' All measures taken by Iran to scale back its commitments to a 2015 nuclear deal were "reversible" if the European signatories of the pact fulfilled th...
12:32, 07/07/2019

Seals consciously reduce blood flow to their blubber before diving The dive reflex, in which blood flow to the skin is reduced, was once thought to be an entirely automatic response – but seals have worked out how to ...
00:00, 06/19/2019

Apps help restaurants sell unused food to reduce waste BERLIN — After a long day at work, Annekathrin Fiesinger is too tired to consider making dinner at home. So the 34-year-old uses her smart phone to ch...
17:32, 06/19/2019

California utility to cut power to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Utility PG&E Corp planned to proactively shut off power on Saturday to 27,000 customers in Northern California due to an increased risk of wildfires, ...
07:48, 06/09/2019

Iran to take new steps to reduce commitment to nuclear deal on July 7 Iran will take new steps to reduce its commitments under its nuclear deal with world powers on July 7, the Secretary of the Supreme National Security ...
16:16, 06/25/2019

EU's Malmstrom hopes Trump, Xi can meet and reduce trade tensions European Union Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom is hoping U.S. President Donald Trump meets his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, at the G20 summi...
19:48, 06/14/2019

Simple dietary changes may reduce cancer risk, increase lifespan The health benefits of fruit and vegetables are partly due to flavonoids. A new study concludes that consuming more flavonoids each day may extend lif...
03:48, 08/17/2019

Honda to reduce model trim lines, streamline output Honda is slashing the number of model variations available in North America and other regions and overhauling production in a new push to improve effi...
16:32, 05/08/2019

Kia To Start Second Shift At Anantapur Plant To Reduce Waiting Period The Kia Seltos has garnered over 32,000 bookings and has a waiting period of six to eight weeks, which has prompted the carmaker to add a second shift...
14:32, 08/22/2019

Food Waste Is a Huge Environmental Problem. Here’s 5 Ways to Reduce Yours Tossing uneaten leftovers or slimy lettuce may feel like no big deal. But a new report from the sustainability-focused World Resources Institute (WRI)...
23:00, 09/03/2019

Replacing 'beef with chicken' could reduce breast cancer risk The role of nutrition in cancer is a hot topic. A new study concludes that red meat increases the risk of breast cancer, but poultry may reduce risk....
01:32, 08/13/2019

Bridgestone India Aims to reduce 150,000 tons of CO2 Emission In The Next Two Decades While using solar energy is good for the environment, it also reflects positively in monetary terms. 1MW of solar power results in savings of nearly 5...
12:48, 05/06/2019

A temporary low-calorie diet may reduce inflammatory bowel disease An intermittent low-calorie diet eased inflammatory bowel disease in mice and it may do the same for people with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis...
19:32, 04/28/2019

Trump administration overhauls Endangered Species Act in bid to reduce red tape The Trump administration is finalizing major changes to the Endangered Species Act in a bid to reduce the system's regulatory impact, though critics s...
23:32, 08/12/2019

Heart Problems Are Killing More Americans—Even Younger Ones. Here’s How to Reduce Your Risk The heart health of younger Americans may be declining, even after years of medical progress. Heart disease is, and has for years been, the leading ca...
22:32, 05/06/2019

Water Pollution Can Reduce Economic Growth By A Third, Says World Bank Heavily polluted water is reducing economic growth by up to a third in some countries, a World Bank report said Tuesday, calling for action to address...
04:00, 08/21/2019

When Parents Divorce, Apps Can Reduce the Child-Custody Acrimony Co-parenting apps may not solve every communication problem between divorcing parents, but experts say the technology’s benefits can ease the stress o...
15:32, 04/30/2019

Using rigorous evaluation to reduce and prevent homelessness in North America For millions of people in the United States, the struggle for stable housing both shapes and is shaped by numerous factors, such as employment opportu...
11:16, 09/10/2019

Nearly every country in the world approves pact to reduce plastic pollution, except the U.S. GENEVA — Nearly every country in the world has agreed upon a legally binding framework to reduce the pollution from plastic waste except for the Unite...
04:48, 05/12/2019

MDMA treatment for alcoholism could reduce relapse, study suggests Researchers say drug is safe and appears more effective than conventional treatmentsThe first study looking into the use of MDMA to treat alcohol addi...
12:16, 08/20/2019

Watching superhero films can boost confidence and reduce anxiety Watching “Avengers: Endgame” could be good for you. It and other superhero flicks aren’t just great entertainment: They can also help you conquer your...
11:00, 05/05/2019

Researchers say there’s a simple way to reduce suicides: Increase the minimum wage “Deaths of despair” can be reduced by increasing wages and tax credits for low-income Americans, according to new research from a team at the Universi...
03:32, 05/04/2019

Eating A Healthy Diet And Exercising More May Reduce Risk Of Dementia Eating a healthy and balanced diet, exercising regularly, consuming less alcohol, maintaining healthy blood pressure and avoiding tobacco intake are s...
09:48, 05/20/2019

Kudlow argues good jobs numbers reduce inequality The White House is welcoming new jobs numbers Friday. Larry Kudlow, the White House National Economic Adviser, told reporters that the strength in job...
22:00, 05/03/2019

Australia should reduce emissions, coal mining: Pacific leaders Australia should do more to reduce its carbon emissions and giving cash to countries battling climate change was not enough, Pacific island leaders sa...
17:00, 08/13/2019

Using Wall Street secrets to reduce the cost of cloud infrastructure Stock market investors often rely on financial risk theories that help them maximize returns while minimizing financial loss due to market fluctuation...
07:48, 08/19/2019

Iran Appears Ready to Reduce Compliance With Nuclear Deal The Iranians hinted that they would reduce their compliance with the Iranian nuclear agreement on the eve of the anniversary of President Trump’s repu...
21:00, 05/06/2019

Clothes that grow: 10 bold ideas to reduce ocean plastics Microbeads made from plants not plastic and clothes that stretch as a baby grows are some of the ideas to be awarded a slice of £6m to prevent fu...
14:48, 08/09/2019

Trump says he, Putin discussed nuclear deal that would reduce weapons U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday following his call with Russian President Vladimir Putin that Moscow and Washington were discussing a nucle...
22:00, 05/03/2019

A Single Day Of Binge Eating May Reduce Insulin Sensitivity: Study According to a study published, in the Journal Nutrients, it was found that consumption of excessive dietary fat for several days or weeks may reduce ...
21:00, 05/02/2019

WeWork loan modified to reduce lender risk ahead of IPO NEW YORK, Sept 13 (LPC) - The US$6bn of senior secured credit facilities for WeWork that are contingent on the office sharing startup pushing through ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Study: Blood thinner may reduce chance of later heart failure The risk of thromboembolic episodes declined by 17 percent in patients with coronary artery disease, irregular heart rhythms and worsening heart failu...
18:32, 04/28/2019

Obscure pink seaweed may help reduce global carbon emissions Marine scientists around the world are seeking a way to mass produce an obscure tropical pink seaweed that can stop cows from burping so much methane ...
23:32, 08/21/2019

A Trump executive order aimed at addressing allegations of anti-conservative bias on social media services like Twitter and Facebook is reportedly in the works Getty/Business Insider The White House is reportedly floating several drafts of an Executive Order aimed at social media companies like Facebook and ...
12:48, 08/08/2019

Woman Who Shows Her Entire Ass During a Traffic Stop Lives to Tell the Tale; Guess on Which Side of the Racial Divide She Resides? A woman in Oklahoma repeatedly refused being given a traffic ticket, authorities say, apparently going so far as to kick the cop and get herself shock...
22:16, 08/02/2019

Affluent liberals in Washington suburb resort to 'racial, economic stereotypes' to protest affordable housing proposal Protests have erupted at one of the most affluent and liberal U.S. counties after a local government proposed increasing the availability of affordabl...
13:00, 08/06/2019

San Francisco set to become first US city to ban e-cigarettes San Francisco has edged towards becoming the first US city to ban sales of e-cigarettes, as well as the manufacturing and distribution of them on city...
16:48, 06/19/2019

Want to rent in San Francisco for $1,175 a month? People starting out their careers in expensive cities are used to sharing apartments. Now, they’re sharing rooms.      ...
20:48, 07/12/2019

FogCam Is Signing Off in San Francisco Long before streaming video, it captured images of campus life every 20 seconds. The quirky project, believed to be the longest-running public webcam,...
22:32, 08/20/2019

Why Software Needs to Escape from San Francisco Think of every city as a platform—each new platform opens up the possibility to explore new ideas. It's time to give other platforms a chance to chang...
20:00, 05/20/2019

U.S. National Parks boost online messages to reduce risky behavior To counteract risky behavior possibly inspired by social media videos, photos and just plain bragging, the U.S. National Park System has created apps ...
12:16, 08/20/2019

Trump urges India and Pakistan to reduce tensions in call with leaders U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted that he spoke with India's Narendra Modi and Pakistan's Imran Khan, and urged the leaders to work toward...
06:16, 08/20/2019

Low Carb Diet May Help Reduce Pain For Knee Osteoarthritis Patients: Study A number of studies have also looked at the role of diet and nutrition in reducing osteoarthritis pain and a recent study has indicated that following...
18:00, 04/30/2019

Iran to reduce nuclear deal commitments more unless Europe protects it: Zarif Iran is set to further cut its commitments to its international nuclear deal unless its European partners move to protect it from U.S. sanctions by en...
11:16, 07/31/2019

Pinal County inmates receive tablets in initiative to reduce recidivism PINAL COUNTY – Inmates in Pinal County will be receiving tablets in an attempt to help prepare them for life after incarceration. Pinal County S...
12:16, 07/31/2019

New bandage reacts to body heat to accelerate healing, reduce scarring The bandage contracts when it heats up to body temperature, allowing it to speed up the healing process of open wounds while reducing scarring as well...
17:16, 07/25/2019

Countries must up their game to reduce low birth weights, warns UN-backed report Many countries need to invest more and take greater action to reduce the number of babies born with low birth weights which put their health at risk, ...
01:00, 05/16/2019

UPDATE 1-Seadrill considers selling non-core assets to reduce debt-CFO Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill is considering selling non-core assets, including its 15.7% stake in oil service firm Archer , to reduce its lia...
18:16, 05/23/2019

Drinking Juice Of This Common Vegetable May Reduce The Risk Of Heart Diseases The findings of the study suggest that unsalted tomato juice plays an important role in suppressing high blood pressure and cholesterol levels in adul...
19:48, 06/05/2019

Drugmakers will have to reveal prices in TV ads, as step to reduce prescription drug costs Health Secretary Alex Azar says the Trump administration has finalized rules making drug companies disclose prescription prices on TV commercials. &#...
20:00, 05/08/2019

Baltimore mayor floats idea of boxing matches to reduce gun violence Let’s get ready to rumble? Public boxing matches might be a way to reduce gun violence in Baltimore, the city’s new mayor says. Mayor Bernard “Jack” Y...
22:16, 06/03/2019

Everest Region Bans Single-Use Plastic To Reduce Waste On Mountains Single-use plastics have been banned in the Everest region to reduce the vast amounts of waste left by trekkers and mountaineers, Nepali authorities s...
17:00, 08/21/2019

India needs to reduce ecommerce restrictions to revive economy: Amazon executive India needs to encourage ecommerce and reduce red tape to help small businesses sell online and export goods to help revive sagging domestic economic ...
02:00, 08/22/2019

India Needs to Reduce E-Commerce Restrictions to Revive Economy: Amazon Executive "There is so much opportunity to just let e-commerce thrive versus trying to define every single guard rail under which it should operate," Amazon's I...
07:32, 08/22/2019

MIT experts find a way to reduce video stream buffering on busy WiFi Is there anything more annoying that trying to watch a video on a slow internet connection shared with a bunch of other users? Skips, endless bufferin...
07:48, 08/19/2019

3M Reinvents Bubble Wrap, Promises to Reduce Shipping Materials By Half Despite repeatedly being called out for the practice, online stores like Amazon are still occasionally getting caught shipping tiny items in comically...
01:48, 07/31/2019

Could eating local food reduce blood pressure and diabetes risk? The findings of a small-scale study show that buying local foods containing fewer additives could reduce blood pressure, abdominal fat, and diabetes r...
03:48, 07/27/2019

U.S. credits Mexico, Central America for helping to reduce border arrests The Trump administration on Monday credited Mexico and Central American countries with helping to cut U.S. border arrests by nearly 60% from a record ...
00:32, 09/10/2019

Tasty deals: Apps help find unsold food and reduce waste BERLIN (AP) — Growing numbers of people are using technology such as phone apps to reduce food waste and the carbon emissions it creates. Some build o...
15:48, 06/19/2019

UK Conservative Party agree leadership election rules to reduce numbers Britain's governing Conservatives on Tuesday agreed rules for the contest to replace Prime Minister Theresa May as party chief, including measures to ...
22:32, 06/04/2019

Exposure To Greenery Can Reduce Cravings For Junk Food, Alcohol And Cigarettes If the study is to be believed, doing just one simple thing may help you tide over cravings for harmful foods, alcohol and cigarettes- exposing yourse...
16:48, 07/15/2019

‘Goats are the best tool’: grazers in high demand to reduce US wildfire risk In the face of climate change and deadly fires, states from California to Colorado are turning hungry animals loose on the countrysideAs the western U...
15:16, 07/12/2019

Central banks cannot perform miracles and lawmakers need to reduce uncertainty, ECB member says France's central bank governor told CNBC Saturday that monetary policy cannot compensate for trade tensions, and political leaders need to act in...
03:16, 07/08/2019

To Reduce Hospital Noise, Researchers Create Alarms That Whistle and Sing Why do medical devices sound so terrible? A group of clinicians, psychologists, musicians and designers are developing signals that are less startling...
11:48, 07/09/2019

Plant-Based Diet May Reduce Risk Of Heart Failure: Study The study has indicated that following a plant-based diet may reduce the risk of heart failure (HF) by as much as 41%, as compared to a diet that is r...
22:32, 04/28/2019

Computed tomography scans reduce lung cancer death risk Screening and treatment of lung cancer patients using low-dose computed tomography lowered death risk from the disease by 26 percent for men and 39 pe...
00:16, 07/02/2019

Two Experimental Ebola Drugs Reduce Mortality Rate, According to Preliminary Data Two experimental Ebola drugs significantly improve a patient’s chance of surviving the virus, according to preliminary data from a medical trial, offe...
00:32, 08/13/2019

Trump’s jumble of ideas to reduce gun violence elicit mixed response Two senators — a Republican and a Democrat — said they are writing legislation on a “red-flag” proposal while the president faced a backlash for his c...
09:00, 08/06/2019

Post-workout protein shakes: Do they reduce muscle pain, aid recovery? A study assessed whether whey or milk protein could boost muscle recovery after a workout. It concluded that neither were better than a sugary drink....
06:32, 09/02/2019

Donald Trump Promises To Reduce US Drug Prices To World's Lowest US President Donald Trump on Friday said his administration is working on an executive order to reduce US drug prices to match the lowest in the world...
03:00, 07/06/2019

CORRECTED-OFFICIAL-UPDATE 1-Tesla to reduce solar panel prices by up to 16 pct - NYT Tesla Inc plans to announce on Tuesday that it has started selling solar panels and related equipment for up to 16 percent below the national average ...
22:32, 05/02/2019

CORRECTED-OFFICIAL-Tesla to reduce solar panel prices by up to 16 percent - NYT Tesla Inc plans to announce that it has begun selling solar panels and related equipment for up to 16 percent below the national average price, the Ne...
22:32, 05/02/2019

Consumption Of Nuts Twice A Week May Reduce Risk Of Heart Attack: Study A new study has emphasised on the importance of including nuts in diet and examined their consumption with association between risk of cardiovascular ...
14:00, 09/02/2019

Royal Enfield Revises Service Interval To Reduce Ownership Cost Having launched the new variants of the Bullet 350 recently at Rs. 1.12 lakh (ex-showroom), Royal Enfield has gone a step further and revised the serv...
16:48, 08/10/2019

UPDATE 1-California utility to cut power to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Utility PG&E Corp planned to proactively shut off power on Saturday to 27,000 customers in Northern California due to an increased risk of wildfires, ...
05:00, 06/09/2019

California utility PG&E cuts off power to some customers to reduce wildfire risk Utility PG&E Corp proactively shut off power on Saturday to around 1,600 customers in northern California and said it might expand the shutdown to ten...
17:48, 06/08/2019

Fluoride in drinking water may reduce liver, kidney function in teens Fluoride is commonly found in nearly 75 percent of public water systems in the United States, and may be damaging the kidneys and livers of teens arou...
05:16, 08/09/2019

Larry Kudlow argues good jobs numbers reduce inequality The White House is welcoming new jobs numbers Friday. Larry Kudlow, the White House National Economic Adviser, told reporters that the strength in job...
23:32, 05/03/2019

California utility cuts power to up to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Pacific Gas & Electric is under pressure to prevent fire starts after downed power lines and other company equipment have been blamed for conflagratio...
09:32, 06/09/2019

Polygamy debate returns to Utah capital, as lawmaker looks to reduce penalties Utah has enacted tough penalties for polygamy in recent years, in a bid to move past the state's complicated history with the practice. But a state se...
22:16, 09/08/2019

Aerobic, resistance exercise may reduce coronary risk for people with belly fat Having too much fat around the heart may increase cardiovascular risk, but a new study shows that aerobic and resistance exercise can lower risk by re...
20:48, 07/03/2019

This airline will stop selling duty-free items to reduce emissions How is duty-free shopping tied to global warming? This airline is taking care of the environment by not selling you those tax-free items.   ...
18:32, 06/13/2019

Video shows man yelling racial slur and “white power” at African-American driver after running into her car from behind, then fleeing the scene (WKYC) Police in Alliance, Ohio have arrested a suspect involved in a hit-and-run who was seen on video allegedly yelling a racial slur at a woman. Jo...
08:32, 08/10/2019

Marking international day, UN experts call for urgent action to end racial discrimination, in wake of New Zealand anti-Muslim attack States must take urgent action, to “stem the tide of hate and discrimination” and ramping up of “ethno-nationalist populism”, which helped fuel the de...
21:32, 04/28/2019

Pirates finish off series win in San Francisco The Pittsburgh Pirates used triples from Cole Tucker and starting pitcher Joe Musgrove to build a lead, then got a home run from Jacob Stallings as in...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Juan Francisco Estrada defends Juan Francisco Estrada puts the WBC super-flyweight title on the line against North Carolina’s Dewayne Beamon in Hermosillo, writes Daniel Herbert The...
21:00, 08/20/2019

San Francisco could be first US city to ban e-cigarette sales In a preliminary vote, city supervisors unanimously approve the ban amid concerns over youth vapingSan Francisco, home of the electronic cigarette gia...
11:32, 06/19/2019

San Francisco becomes first US city to ban sale of e-cigarettes The city is fighting the rise of youth vaping despite Juul, the biggest producer of e-cigarettes, being right in its backyardSan Francisco voted to ba...
02:16, 06/26/2019

How 'Microcracks' Undermined San Francisco's New Bus Terminal A cracked beam forced the $2.2 billion terminal’s closure after six weeks. Unraveling why required physics, metallurgy, and engineers with nerves of s...
19:16, 08/10/2019

San Francisco is 1st major US city to ban e-cigarettes SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco became the first major U.S. city to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes after supervisors gave the measure its se...
00:48, 06/26/2019

San Francisco Set To Become First Major U.S. City To Ban E-Cigarettes (NBC News)– San Francisco is set to become the first major U.S. city to ban e-cigarettes after city supervisors voted unanimously in favor of th...
11:48, 06/19/2019

$2B San Francisco transit hub to re-open July 1 after fix SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A $2 billion transit terminal that was shut down six weeks after opening last year will re-open July 1. The Transbay Joint Powers...
23:32, 06/11/2019

San Francisco’s homeless population is skyrocketing SAN FRANCISCO — A federal count shows the number of homeless people increased by double-digit percentages in three San Francisco Bay Area counties ove...
22:48, 05/17/2019

The Man Behind San Francisco’s Facial Recognition Ban Is Working on More. Way More. Brian Hofer, a paralegal who drafted the ordinance, is pushing for anti-surveillance measures across California. He has already gotten more than two d...
04:16, 05/16/2019

San Francisco Has More Billionaires Per Capita Than Anywhere Else on Earth Have you ever been to billionaire’s row in San Francisco? It’s an exceptionally rich part of San Francisco filled with enormous tech wealth, the kind ...
06:32, 05/10/2019

San Francisco becomes 1st major US city to ban e-cigarettes San Francisco became the first major U.S. city Tuesday to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes that have not undergone the required Food and Drug Adm...
06:32, 06/26/2019

San Francisco protects cigarettes to own the vapers Awash in needles, human feces, and facing one of the worst housing crises in the country, San Francisco's Board of Supervisors has decided vaping is p...
00:48, 06/21/2019

A rat-infested pop-up bar is opening up in San Francisco later this month Guests who dare venture to the Rat Bar will have a half-hour to play with their newfound rodent buddies.        ...
18:16, 06/03/2019

PG&E Shouldn't Leave Its Heart in San Francisco The city’s offer for parts of the bankrupt utility wouldn’t solve much for PG&E, and California’s other residents have a lot to lose. San Francisco’s ...
15:48, 09/11/2019

BBC accused of 'bias' over European election coverage - despite giving Nigel Farage prime interview slot The BBC was facing accusations of bias over its European election coverage today, with viewers saying the broadcaster "grossly under represented" the ...
16:32, 05/27/2019

'Shopping while black': Yes, bias against black customers is real Name a store, and I’ll bet I can find a black person who has experienced discrimination there, writes Cassi Pittman ClaytorName a store, any store, fr...
11:16, 06/24/2019

Starbucks to boost workers' mental health benefits, reduce 'remedial tasks' Starbucks' Leadership Experience was the first conference for its employees since 2014 and CEO Kevin Johnson's first since taking the reins ...
07:32, 09/07/2019

Court Rules That Runner Caster Semenya Must Take Medication to Reduce Testosterone If She Wants to Compete In what might be the most bizarre judgment against an Olympic athlete ever, South African 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya lost her legal landmark...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Leonardo Dicaprio pledges $5 million to reduce Amazon rainforest fires; G-7 joins in Funding announcements from Leonardo Dicaprio and G-7 leaders come as a petition urging the Brazilian government to preserve the Amazon rainforest surp...
16:32, 08/26/2019

UPDATE 1-GrainCorp signs contract to reduce volatility related to harvest volumes GrainCorp, Australia's biggest listed bulk grain handler, said on Friday it has signed a 10-year deal with a unit of Aon PLC to reduce cash flow volat...
03:16, 06/07/2019

Eating yoghurt twice a week may reduce bowel cancer risk in men, research suggests RESEARCH from the University of Washington found that men who ate two portions of yoghurt or more a week were less likely to develop dangerous bowel p...
15:00, 06/19/2019

Stop Calling Luxury Cars As Sin Goods; Reduce GST: Jaguar Land Rover Luxury cars are often under scrutiny for being extravagant purchases, which has resulted in the cars attracting the highest taxation. However, Jaguar ...
07:00, 07/01/2019

$15 Minimum Wage Would Reduce Poverty but Cost Jobs, Congress Told in Report A bill that could reach a House vote next week would lift 1.3 million people out of poverty but put a similar number out of work, the Congressional Bu...
04:48, 07/09/2019

Centre Thinking Of Nitrogen Tyre Usage To Reduce Accidents: Nitin Gadkari The government is considering making it mandatory for manufacturers to mix silicon with rubber to improve quality of tyres and use of nitrogen in them...
13:16, 07/08/2019

Type-2 diabetes symptoms: Doing this one thing on holiday could reduce blood sugar levels TYPE-2 diabetes symptoms could be reduced on holiday by watching what you eat and drink. Here’s why doing this one thing can lower blood sugar levels....
03:32, 06/03/2019

Warm water, lotion may reduce eczema, food allergy risk in babies Babies with eczema have a high risk of developing asthma, food allergies and hay fever later in life, but that a "soak and seal" method of moistening ...
18:32, 07/19/2019

Julián Castro's housing platform aims to increase ownership, reduce discrimination Calling housing "a human right," Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro unveiled a series of new proposals to address housing affordability i...
20:32, 06/18/2019

France, Germany to increase efforts to reduce Iran tensions, avert war: ministers France and Germany will increase their efforts to reduce tensions over Iran, but time was running out and the risk of war could not be ruled out, thei...
13:48, 06/19/2019

Amazon made video games for its workers to reduce tedium of warehouse jobs Enlarge / Workers and packages inside an Amazon warehouse. (credit: Getty Images | Macduff Everton) Amazon has created video games that its warehous...
09:48, 05/23/2019

Ford cutting 7,000 salaried jobs under pressure to boost profits, reduce bureaucracy Ford workers opened their email Monday to find a letter from CEO Jim Hackett with details on how many salaried workers would be leaving the automaker....
19:48, 05/20/2019

Trade tension: Apple warns Chinese tariffs would reduce its contribution to U.S. economy In a letter to the U.S. Trade Representative, Apple said proposed Chinese tariffs would impact all the major products it sells, from iPhones to Macs. ...
21:48, 06/20/2019

Eco kitchens: 5 ways to make your home more sustainable and reduce single-use plastic on a budget Looking to cut down your use of single-use plastic and help the environment? These small, budget-friendly changes will help you overhaul your kitchen ...
18:32, 06/21/2019

London, England pushing cargo bikes in effort to reduce congestion, pollution The push follows London's establishment of its Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) to help reduce the high levels of vehicle pollution recorded on its str...
15:16, 08/09/2019

Montreal creates committee to curb climate change, reduce carbon footprint New partners are joining the fight, announced Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante, including the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and Montreal Public ...
22:32, 06/19/2019

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine releases plan to reduce gun violence after Dayton shooting Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine introduced a series of proposals to reduce gun violence on Tuesday, in the wake of the shooting in Dayton that left nine people ...
09:00, 08/07/2019

San Francisco makes $2.5 billion bid for PG&E's electric system The city of San Francisco has offered to buy PG&E Corp's power lines and other electrical system infrastructure serving the city for $2.5 billion, ac...
00:48, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 3-San Francisco makes $2.5 bln bid for PG&E's electric system The city of San Francisco has offered to buy PG&E Corp's power lines and other electrical system infrastructure serving the city for $2.5 billion, acc...
00:48, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 4-San Francisco makes $2.5 bln bid for PG&E's electric system San Francisco has offered $2.5 billion to buy PG&E Corp's power lines and other electrical system infrastructure serving the city, they said on Sunday...
04:32, 09/09/2019

How IPO millionaires are impacting real estate in San Francisco Katherine Clarke, WSJ, joins "The Exchange" to discuss tech IPOs turning San Francisco residents into overnight millionaires and how the real estate i...
02:16, 04/29/2019

San Francisco Bans Sale of Juul and Other E-Cigarettes The bill was praised by health groups but has many critics, including those who worry that a blanket ban on e-cigarettes could harm the wider goals of...
09:32, 06/26/2019

San Francisco closer to banning e-cigarette sales San Francisco supervisors have voted unanimously to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigare...
05:00, 06/19/2019

The Last Black Man in San Francisco Shows a City in Flux Where, or what, is home? That question has as many answers as there are humans to ponder it. In The Last Black Man in San Francisco, Joe Talbot’...
00:48, 06/07/2019

'Oh my God, is that Bernie Sanders?' Democrats swarm San Francisco Fourteen Democratic presidential candidates sparked cheers and applause in the streets of San Francisco on Saturday as they worked the crowds at the C...
20:48, 06/01/2019

San Francisco Set to Approve First-of-Its-Kind Ban on E-Cigarette Sales The city of San Francisco has become the first in the U.S. to move to ban all sales of e-cigarettes in a unanimous vote by city supervisors, SFGate re...
09:00, 06/19/2019

GPS tracking and the streets of San Francisco: this is how one man makes art as he runs Frida Kahlo, pizza, California and more: Lenny Maughan tracks his runs to make art using the streets of San Francisco and a GPS app.   ...
16:16, 08/02/2019

I'm San Francisco Chronicle Food Critic Soleil Ho and This Is How I Eat Most restaurant criticism is written for the rich, and for people who read reviews to validate their dining choices and impeccable taste, but Soleil H...
00:48, 09/07/2019

Lyft just started experimenting with car rentals in San Francisco Between offering on-demand rides and peppering cities with electric scooters, Lyft has been pushing hard to minimize the need to actually own a car. N...
19:32, 05/10/2019

The Last Black Man In San Francisco is a delightful, overstuffed ode to the City By The Bay The Last Black Man In San Francisco feels like an expulsion of everything director Joe Talbot and star Jimmie Fails have ever wanted to say about thei...
22:48, 06/05/2019

San Francisco bans city use of facial recognition San Francisco is following through on talk of banning facial recognition tech. The city's Board of Supervisors has voted 8-1 in favor of a bill,...
05:00, 05/15/2019

The Morning After: San Francisco bans the sale of e-cigarettes Welcome to Wednesday. Amazon's Prime Day is coming, twice, this July, and Target wants a shopping fight. Meanwhile, Sony does it again with anoth...
13:48, 06/26/2019

4.3 magnitude earthquake hits San Francisco area A magnitude 4.3 earthquake reportedly shook San Francisco area Tuesday afternoon less than two weeks after the two large earthquakes hit Southern Cali...
09:48, 07/17/2019