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Google Faces Class-Action Discrimination Lawsuits

Google Faces Class-Action Discrimination Lawsuits

A class-action lawsuit is being brought against Google. Former engineer for the tech giant, James Damore is suing the company because he says they regularly discriminate against white men and conservatives. The engineer was fired from Google for writing a 10-page memo that suggested women were “neurotic” and underemployed with the tech giant for “biological” […]

Rick Perry’s Subsidy Plan for Coal and Nuclear Power Plants Quashed

Rick Perry’s Subsidy Plan for Coal and Nuclear Power Plants Quashed

In line with President Donald Trump’s move against environmental protections, Energy Secretary Rick Perry proposed subsidizing coal and nuclear power plants. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) unanimously rejected the plan Perry announced on September 29, 2017. Their decision supports wind, solar, gas, and other clear power suppliers that compete with coal and nuclear energy […]

53 New Chicago Police Officers Deployed

53 New Chicago Police Officers Deployed

Mayor Rahm Emmanuel and Fred Waller, the Chicago Police Chief announced, on Jan. 7, 2018, 53 new police officers have been deployed. This is the first step of the plan to grow the department by 1,000 officers. Emmanuel said they are putting more officers on the streets from “the far north side to the far […]

Remembering Jerry Van Dyke

Remembering Jerry Van Dyke

Actor Jerry Van Dyke died at his Arkansas ranch, on Jan. 5, 2018, at the age of 86. According to his wife Shirley Ann Jones, his health began to deteriorate after a car accident in 2015. He is most known for his long-running role as Luther Horatio Van Dam on the ABC sitcom, “Coach.” In […]

Hewlett Packard Recalls Batteries for Specific Devices

Hewlett Packard Recalls Batteries for Specific Devices

Hewlett Packard is initiating a voluntary worldwide safety recall and replacement program. The lithium-ion batteries for specific laptops could overheat and they pose the threat of fire to customers. The batteries were sold between December 2015 an December 2017. The batteries for the following devices have been recalled: HP ProBook 640 G2 HP ProBook 645 […]

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