San Francisco police targeted only black residents in drug arrests, lawsuit claims

ACLU says the arrests of 37 people for selling small amounts of drugs are part of a pattern of racial profiling in the department San Francisco police exclusively targeted black residents during undercover drug arrests as part of a pattern of racial profiling, according to a new lawsuit. Police in…

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World Surf League to offer equal prize money to men and women

The decision comes after intense blowback to a social media post that revealed the gender pay gap among league surfers The photo told the story in unmissable large block letters: a shot of followed suit, particularly over the past decade: they include speed skating, mountain biking, squash and beach volleyball.…

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Tesla Board WeighsMusk’s Go-Private Gambit Doubted by the Market

Wall Street and Washington have the same question for Elon Musk: Where’s the money? Two days after he vowed on Twitter that he had “funding secured” for a spectacular $82 billion deal to take Securities and Exchange Commission starts investigating the matter. Regulators have asked the company if what Musk…

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How Your Personality Affects Your Paycheck

What makes really smart people tick? Why do some end up earning so much more than others? And how much do these disparate outcomes have to do with their personalities? A new standard deviation higher on conscientiousness earn on average an extra $567,000 over their lifetimes, or 16.7 percent of…

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Zac Efron shows off dreadlocks on Instagram, sparks accusations of cultural appropriation

Just for fun 🤘 A post shared by Zac Efron (@zacefron) on Jul 5, 2018 at 10:24am PDT “Ewww no,” one user said. “You do not look good in that buddy,” another person said. One supporter asked, “Love you Zac!! But why ??? [sic]” Other commenters accused the actor of cultural…

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Ariana Grande Shuts Down Fan Blaming Her For Heartbreaking Mac Miller Split

Reason No. 3489543 to stan Ariana Grande: The pop star typically isn’t one to clap back or respond to rumors on social media, but a tweet from a fan must’ve seriously rubbed her the wrong way. On Wednesday, Grande, who recently split with rapper Mac Miller, issued a lengthy response to…

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Update: Virtual Instagram celebrity Lil Miquela has had her account hacked

The Instagram account for the virtual celebrity known as Lil Miquela had been hacked, taking the virtual celebrity offline for about a day. The multi-racial fashionista and advocate for multiculturalism, whose account is followed by nearly 1 million people, has had “her” account taken over by another animated Instagram account…

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Service Dogs Meeting Pluto At Disneyland Is The Cutest Thing You’ll See Today

Please take a moment from your regularly scheduled programming to delight in this service pup-in-training meeting Disney dog celebrity Pluto at the happiest place on Earth. The pup was part of a group of service dogs-in-training who went to Disneyland this week for further development and play (seriously ― they…

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