Are Men at Google Paid Less Than Women? Not Really – WIRED
Google Women

Are Men at Google Paid Less Than Women? Not Really – WIRED

Google adjusted the pay of 10,677 employees by $9.7 million after an analysis found unexpected disparities. Alberto Pezzali/Getty Images At the end of every year, Google conducts a pay equity analysis to determine whether employees of different sexes and races who are doing similar jobs are being paid equally. On Monday, Google published a blog […]

Spread the love
Nazi-themed O.C. teen party doesn’t surprise some students: ‘That’s the way it is’ – Los Angeles Times
Nazi-themed Party

Nazi-themed O.C. teen party doesn’t surprise some students: ‘That’s the way it is’ – Los Angeles Times

Jarring as the photos were, Jocelyn Navarro, a junior at Newport Harbor High School, said she wasn’t surprised when they surfaced on Snapchat and Twitter Sunday morning. Not by the red cups arranged in a swastika. Not by the arms outstretched in Nazi salutes. Not even by the gleeful expressions worn by the high school […]

Spread the love
Decade after first person was cured of HIV, second patient is in long-term remission – New Zealand Herald
Decade first

Decade after first person was cured of HIV, second patient is in long-term remission – New Zealand Herald

A London man has been in remission from HIV for a year and a half, without drugs, after receiving a stem cell transplant of virus-resistant cells – raising the prospect that he has become the second person to ever be cured of the disease. The “London patient” case, cautiously reported in the journal Nature as […]

Spread the love
New Study Finds No Link Between MMR Vaccine, Autism – Newser
Finds Study

New Study Finds No Link Between MMR Vaccine, Autism – Newser

(Newser) – The Centers for Disease Control and many others have long noted there’s no proven link between vaccines and autism, and now the agency has yet another study to back those claims. CNN reports that the research published in the Annals of Internal Medicine journal looked to see if there was a link between […]

Spread the love
How ‘Leaving Neverland’ puts Michael Jackson’s cultural legacy and $2 billion empire in jeopardy – The Washington Post
Leaving Neverland

How ‘Leaving Neverland’ puts Michael Jackson’s cultural legacy and $2 billion empire in jeopardy – The Washington Post

Michael Jackson waves to his supporters as he arrives for his child molestation trial in Santa Maria, Calif. in 2005. (Michael A. Mariant/AP) When Michael Jackson died in 2009, the singer had hit a low point, dogged by personal scandals and diminishing star power that paled in comparison to the rarefied heights he achieved in […]

Spread the love
Trump points to Dems over failure of North Korea summit | TheHill – The Hill
points Trump

Trump points to Dems over failure of North Korea summit | TheHill – The Hill

President TrumpDonald John TrumpLawmakers discussed possible pardon talks with Cohen: report 5 takeaways as Republicans close ranks at CPAC Donald Trump puts past presidents to shame with North Korea policies MORE on Sunday appeared to point blame at Democrats for the collapse of his negotiations with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un last week. “For the […]

Spread the love
LineageOS update brings Android Pie to older phones – Engadget
LineageOS update

LineageOS update brings Android Pie to older phones – Engadget

There are newer devices that can use LineageOS right away, such as Huawei’s P20 Pro, Samsung’s 2016-era Galaxy Tab S2 tablets and Xiaomi’s Pocophone F1. Wider support is on the way, Lineage added, and there’s even a bit of future-proofing: hooks in LineageOS should make it compatible with Android’s expected dark mode. As always, you […]

Spread the love
Janice Freeman, a contestant on ‘The Voice,’ dies – CNN
Freeman Janice

Janice Freeman, a contestant on ‘The Voice,’ dies – CNN

(CNN)Janice Freeman, who was a contestant on the NBC singing competition show “The Voice” in 2017, has died. She was 33 years old. A spokesperson for Freeman told CNN that the singer had an extreme case of pneumonia and that a blood clot had traveled to her heart. Freeman’s husband, Dion, performed CPR until an […]

Spread the love
What Kind of Mother – Slate
Mother Slate

What Kind of Mother – Slate

The mothers of Michael Jackson’s victims failed their sons. Leaving Neverland fails those moms, too. Joy Robson in Leaving Neverland. HBO Did Michael Jackson Abuse Because He Was Abused? Here’s What the Research Really Says. Are Pedophiles Too Sick for Punishment? The Complete List of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Michael Jackson HBO’s Leaving Neverland Doesn’t […]

Spread the love
U.S. and China Near a Trade Deal to Drop Tariffs – The New York Times
-China trade

U.S. and China Near a Trade Deal to Drop Tariffs – The New York Times

ImageA shopping mall in Beijing. The United States is said to be close to a deal with China that would roll back tariffs on both sides of the Pacific.CreditCreditAndy Wong/Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is close to a trade deal with China that would roll back tariffs on both sides of the Pacific […]

Spread the love