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

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: fortune21 hr. 39 min. ago

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

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

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

GOP House leader notes gap of distrust as Google CEO grilled

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy is kicking off a congressional grilling of Google by noting a "widening gap of distrust" between tech companies and the American people. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 11th, 2018

The Oscars could roll without a host at all now that Kevin Hart is out

Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP Kevin Hart’s abrupt departure as Oscars host has left the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences scrambling to find someone to take the gig. The Board of Governors will convene on T.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2018

Apple iPhone Sales will Suffer After China Ruling

A Chinese court ordered a ban in the country on iPhone sales in a patent dispute between US chipmaker Qualcomm and Apple, according to a Qualcomm statement Monday. The statement said the Fuzhou Intermediate People’.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 10th, 2018

President Trump, “I want a trade deal good for US, China and Global Growth”

President Donald Trump wants to a trade deal that will be good for the United States, China, and global growth, White House Council of Economic Advisers Kevin Hassett said Monday.  The stock market responded, bouncing off.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 10th, 2018

raceAhead: Kevin Hart Out As Oscar Host

raceAhead: Kevin Hart Out As Oscar Host.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 7th, 2018

Trump tweets statement from China that both sides are having "smooth" talks

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallDec 6th, 2018

In Tanzania, a Crackdown Sends LGBT People Into Hiding

A crackdown on LGBT rights in Tanzania has forced people into hiding and sparked an international backlash......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 6th, 2018

PETA tweeted a chart showing how to stop using "anti-animal" language, and Twitter is going wild

Shutterstock PETA shared a chart with more "animal-friendly" versions of well-established metaphors. "Bringing home the bacon," for example, should apparently become "bringing home the bagels." However, it has prompted outrage on Twi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 5th, 2018

Here"s how much Hillsborough transit authority"s next CEO could earn

After some deliberation during the Dec. 3 Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority meeting, the board settled on a salary range for a new incoming CEO. "People have asked what the HART board was going to offer," said Gregg Moser with search firm.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2018