Alana Powers

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GoPro hit with class action lawsuit over tumbling share prices

Last week, we shared the news that GoPro is planning on cutting back its workforce after shares dropped to an all-time low.<p>Now, we’ve learned that …

Volkswagen's diesel disaster set to worsen as shareholders prepare lawsuit

Volkswagen's rough ride is set to continue.<p>The company has been reeling since September 2015, when news first broke that Volkswagen had been …

Sikh, three Muslims kicked off American Airlines flight after appearance made pilot uneasy - Firstpost

<b>New York:</b> A Sikh man along with his four friends, who were kicked out from an American Airlines flight because their appearance made the captain …

American Airlines

Man who attacked Uber driver while drunk files $5-million lawsuit

A former Taco Bell corporate manager who was captured on video drunkenly attacking his Uber driver is now suing that driver for $5 million, claiming that the recording was made without his consent, according to court documents.<p>Benjamin Golden, 32, of Newport Beach, said the now-viral video, which …

Voice of NCAA Football game rips former player whose lawsuit ended the series

ESPN announcer blames former UCLA standout O'Bannon<p>A longtime voice of EA Sports' NCAA Football series has spoken up about its demise, saying he was "as devastated or more devastated than anybody in the country" when he got the news it was canceled in 2013, and laid the blame for it entirely on one …

Buhari will jail corrupt judges - Minister of Justice

Kazeem Ugbodaga<p>The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has said that corrupt judges will go to jail as …

We Will Jail Corrupt Judges - FG ⋆ The Herald Nigeria Newspaper

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, AGF, Mr. Abubakar Malami, SAN, Tuesday said the government of President Muhammadu …

Does the Drinking Age Affect Dropout Rates?

Should the minimum drinking age be lowered to 18 from the national mandate of 21, established by the National Minimum Drinking Age Act of 1984? …

National Institute on Drug Abuse

FACT CHECK: Has the Legal Drinking Age Been Raised to 23?

CLAIM<p>The legal drinking age has been raised to 23. See Example( s )<p>EXAMPLES<p>Collected via Email, December 2015<p>I saw a post that the Legal drinking age …

Mountain Dew

Mark Bittman Wants to Establish a National Drinking Age for Soda

Mark Bittman, whose feelings about sugary beverages were pretty unequivocal as a <i>Times</i> columnist, says it’s time to talk about imposing an actual …

3 American states could soon lower drinking age to 18

Americans who ask why the legal age for going to war is lower than that for buying alcohol could finally get a break: three states are considering …

Corruption

Ghanaians call for trial of corrupt judges

After months of investigation, 20 Ghanaian judges found guilty of bribery have been sacked. But they are not being tried for their crimes. Now …

Corruption

Chicago's Police Union Wants to Erase Records of Officer Misconduct

The city has a new task force on police accountability. But how will it function in the current union climate?<p>Chicago’s new task force on police accountability, announced by Mayor Rahm Emanuel on December 1, will look at creating an early-warning system to identify potentially abusive cops before …

Police officers convicted of misconduct over murder of disabled refugee

A police constable and a police community support officer (PSCO) have been found guilty of misconduct in connection with the murder of disabled Iranian refugee Bijan Ebrahimi.<p>Ebrahimi, 44, was beaten to death and then set alight by neighbor Lee James as a crowd watched outside his flat in Capgrave …

Sociology

HIDDEN - Book 10 in the House of Night Series by P.C. Cast + Kristin Cast

Awakened by PC & Kristin Cast - House of Night Series

Tempted - P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast - House of Night Series

'BURNED' - House of Night Series by P.C. & Kristin Cast