Comedian Kevin Hart responded to backlash from old, anti-LGBTQ tweets with a statement asking people to stop being negative

Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP Kevin Hart has addressed escalating concerns over a long history of hate speech and derogato.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 2018

How Kevin Hart Won—Then Lost—Hosting the 2019 Oscars in 26 Hours

Tweets come back to haunt the comedian. It didn’t take long for Kevin Hart to lose his Oscars hosting gig. Just a day after Kevin Hart was announced as the 2019 Oscars host, he was forced to apologize and ste.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 7th, 2018

Celebrities boycott hotels in wake of Brunei’s anti-gay law — how to travel the world safely

It’s perhaps never been safer for LGBTQ people to travel, but Brunei is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to safety......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 8th, 2019

People can"t stop talking about how Melania Trump seems to avoid holding the president"s hand — here"s what it might say about their relationship

REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque Melania Trump appeared to avoid holding the president's hand du.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2018

To Stop Protests, Nicaragua Is Killing Demonstrators in the Streets

Human rights group Amnesty International says 83 people have been killed in six weeks of anti-government protests......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 30th, 2018

Trump Rage-Tweets That Trudeau Lied, Refuses To Endorse Final G-7 Communique, Threatens Canada With More Tariffs

Update: French Prime Minister Trudeau has responded to President Trump's tweets.  Trudeau spokeswoman Chantal Gagnon issues statement by email: “We are focused on everything we accomplished here at the G.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 10th, 2018

Chick-fil-A confronts controversies over charitable giving to anti-LGBTQ groups

While Chick-fil-A continues its nationwide expansion and popularity, the Atlanta-based chain still struggles to shake the image that it endorses homophobia. But the company recently released a statement to try and shed that label. Chick-fil-A rarely bro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Twitter"s CEO hinted at someday getting rid of its "like" button and people are freaking out about it (TWTR)

AP Images Twitter founder and CEO Jack Dorsey reportedly said he was looking to remove the ability to "like" tweets, the Telegraph reports. Twitter responded that it had no pl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 29th, 2018

Comcast Drops As Trump Hints At Anti-Trust Violations

Update (1:50 pm ET): Comcast has responded to President Trump, who echoed claims made by the American Cable Association in a letter published earlier in the day on Monday. Comcast made the statement to CNBC: The ACA claims Comcast owns "significant mu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 12th, 2018

Secret Service Agents Visited Comedian Tom Arnold About His Anti-Trump Tweets

Secret Service Agents Visited Comedian Tom Arnold About His Anti-Trump Tweets.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 26th, 2018

Kevin Hart steps down from hosting the Oscars and apologizes for earlier homophobic tweets

Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 2018

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is facing backlash for encouraging people to visit Myanmar, where social media may have helped fuel a mass genocide

AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey sparked outrage with his positive Tweets.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 9th, 2018

Looking Back on 2018, Journalists See Mostly Noise

Trump's tweets dominated coverage at the expense of news that people really needed. There was one thing thing everyone agreed upon when they reflected on the noisy news cycle of 2018: Stop covering the President'.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 11th, 2018

‘You Have Grown, You Have Apologized.’ Ellen Degeneres Wants Kevin Hart Reinstated as Oscars Host

The popular talk show host and LGBTQ icon told Hart to ignore "the haters" and reclaim the gig. Ellen Degeneres pleaded with Kevin Hart to once again agree to host the.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 4th, 2019

Facebook is thinking about removing anti-vaccination content as backlash intensifies over the spread of misinformation on the social network

Dado Ruvic/Reuters Facebook said in a statement Thursday that it may remove, reduce, and demote anti-vaccination content on the platform in an effort to combat the spread of false information. As a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 14th, 2019

This is what happens after "Shark Tank" cameras stop rolling

"People can get very upset when the outcome is not what they anticipated," "Shark Tank" star Kevin O'Leary says. And Lori Greiner just wants "everybody happy.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 19th, 2019

Stop costing people money -- show some RSVP R-E-S-P-E-C-T

Stop wasting people’s money. People budget based on the responses they receive. Don’t increase their expenses just to “keep your options open.”.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 14th, 2019

If tariffs don"t stop, they"ll impact housing demand: Clayton Homes CEO

CNBC's Diana Olick talks with Clayton Homes CEO Kevin Clayton about Warren Buffett's big bet on housing. Clayton Homes is owned by Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcMay 14th, 2019

It’s time to stop judging people for drinking lattes and getting regular haircuts

Spending on nonessentials and saving for retirement don’t have to be mutually exclusive......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 14th, 2019

Immigration advocates: Proposed asylum changes put passers through Buffalo in bind

The Vive shelter in Buffalo was a stop for 1,500 people in 2018 as they sought asylum in the U.S. en route to Canada. Proposed changes to the asylum procedure issued by President Donald Trump include adding a fee to the application process for the fir.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 11th, 2019

CEO Daily: Trump’s ‘Stop, Or I’ll Shoot Myself in the Foot’ Trade Strategy with China

The special Sino Saturday edition. Good morning. Last week, it seemed like a trade deal between China and the U.S. was close to completion. Just two tweets later, months.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 11th, 2019