Court Rules 1964 Civil Rights Act Protects LGBT Workers From Discrimination

Court Rules 1964 Civil Rights Act Protects LGBT Workers From Discrimination

The 7th Circuit ruled 8-3 in Hively's favor, finding in general that employers can not discriminate against LGBTQ+ employees due to their sexual orientation. - that Title VII does not protect employees from discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. According to advocates, discrimination against people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity is fundamentally rooted in prohibited sex-based expectations. Read More

Mel B accuses estranged husband of abuse in court filings

Mel B accuses estranged husband of abuse in court filings

In fact, in these pictures of her on a shopping trip with her new hubby, Stephen Belafonte, make it look like she just can't stop smiling these days and with good reason. Brown says Belafonte then forced her to tweet out she injured herself running in 7-inch Christian Louboutins. Apparently, Stephen punched the host with a closed fist and pushed her down on the carpet. Read More

U.N. council to meet Wednesday on suspected Syria toxic gas attack

Several people were injured later Tuesday when an airstrike hit near a hospital in Khan Sheikhoun, where victims from the earlier apparent gas attack were being treated, the Aleppo Media Center reported . Overnight the Syrian government dropped chemical weapons on its own people, killing dozens, including at least ten children, according to the latest updates. Read More

Marvel Almost Cast An Asian-American Actor to Play Iron Fist

Marvel Almost Cast An Asian-American Actor to Play Iron Fist

It was a different time when he wrote Iron Fist , Thomas explained, adding that plenty of other characters wouldn't be politically correct nowadays while repeating the notion that people have too much time on their hands and should make up their own characters instead of criticizing. Read More

That Apple TV Service Rumor Is Back Again But With A Twist

That Apple TV Service Rumor Is Back Again But With A Twist

Apple has not yet offered a premium bundle like the one they are planning on till now. It's already well behind a pack of virtual MVPDs that have launched or intend debut soon includes Sling TV, DirecTV Now, fuboTV, Hulu, PlayStation Vue and YouTube TV. Read More

The Pro Wrestling World Thanked The Undertaker For A Legendary Career

Want to become a GMS writer? It seems like the retirement rumours could indeed be true because after the fight with The Big Dog, the stadium lights went dim and The Undertaker walked around the squared circle before he removed his signature attire - long black coat, his hat and MMA-style gloves - and placed them in the middle of the ring. Read More

Rob Gronkowski makes his WWE debut at WrestleMania 33

Rob Gronkowski makes his WWE debut at WrestleMania 33

Of course, Gronk had to get involved, stepping into the ring and shoulder-tackling Mahal. But Mahal's rudeness cost him the match when Gronk himself made a decision to enter the ring and give Rawley a little assistance. Gronkowski's interference gave Rawley, who sported a Maryland flag design on his shorts, armbands and knee pads, enough time to recover. Mahal threw a drink of a spectator on Gronk and that set the big man off. Read More

'Walking Dead' finale: Season 7 comes to a bloody end

Discover our reactions during the Season Finale of season 7 of The Walking Dead ... Negan, prepared for his showdown with Rick, opens the coffin only to find a reanimated Sasha baying for his blood. That's the most selfless thing she could've done. Looking forward to Season 8, I think The Walking Dead needs more action, and less drama. Meanwhile, Martin-Green shared how satisfying it was for her character to exit by doing the ultimate sacrifice for Rick and the rest of their family. Read More

Mike Epps Reportedly Pissed Fans off by Bringing Kangaroo on Stage

Mike Epps Reportedly Pissed Fans off by Bringing Kangaroo on Stage

Another said: "I didn't think Mike Epps playing with that kangaroo last night was amusing at all". PETA said Epps including a local kangaroo in his stage act caused distress for the innocent animal as it was wrongfully paraded on stage. A video shows the comedian and the handler with the kangaroo, which is held upright. Leashes on kangaroos can be unsafe, unless the animal was raised on a leash, Detroit Animal Control spokeswoman Kelly McLaughlin said last week. Read More

Intruder tackled off 'The Voice' stage after interrupting live finale

Intruder tackled off 'The Voice' stage after interrupting live finale

Both acts performed once again, and after a tense wait, it was confirmed that Mo Adeniran was the victor. After Into The Ark were announced as one of the final two acts, their mentor Tom couldn't hide his excitement as he was seen shouting: 'F*** me!' It was then time for the victor to be announced and host Emma Willis called Mo's name. Read More

Alex Rodriguez confirms Jennifer Lopez romance

Alex Rodriguez confirms Jennifer Lopez romance

An incredible mother, sister and daughter. They had been spotted several times together. The rumors are true: J-Rod is an item. By now, A-Rod has already learned a few things about Lopez that the public might not be aware of. "If I'm home, she'll come over, have dinner, we'll do homework together (with the kids), and then Cynthia goes home, and vice versa, I can go to her house anytime". Read More

WWE flexes sports entertainment muscle at WrestleMania

WWE flexes sports entertainment muscle at WrestleMania

Nikki was out of action from October 2015 to September 2016 recovering from a neck injury and subsequent surgery, and made her surprise return to action at SummerSlam past year. I do not think that is going to happen. There is a strong possibility that Brie Bella is downplaying the scenario. The entire storyline is reminiscent of the Savage-Elizabeth segment at the end of the Wrestlemania VII encounter, where Macho Man and The Ultimate Warrior squared off. Read More

Yogi Adityanath in Delhi; portfolio allocation may be discussed

After conducting an inspection of the Secretariat, Chief Minister Adityanath Yogi issued the order. Amarinder Singh resigned as Lok Sabha MP from Amritsar just before the Punjab Assembly polls. Adityanath also asked officials to ensure a blanket ban on smuggling of cows and said zero tolerance would be exercised in this regard, official sources said. Read More

April Fool's Day 2017: Origin, history and interesting facts surrounding the day

April Fool's Day 2017: Origin, history and interesting facts surrounding the day

In the 1700s, English pranksters popularized the annual tradition of April Fools' Day by playing practical jokes on each other. April Fools' Day celebrated. It will be fun, so do try one. If your a prankster, keep in mind the safety and feelings of others. Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales: In 1932, Chaucher mentioned "Syn March bigan thritty dayes and two" - an error in a copy of Canterbury Tales, which changed its whole meaning.The original line of the copy meant 32 days ... Read More

Selena Gomez Talks Vulnerability, Enjoying Life and the People She Loves

Selena Gomez Talks Vulnerability, Enjoying Life and the People She Loves

Like some kind of invisible horror movie villain, depression sneaks up on you. He's one of Hannah's classmates and the recipient of the audio recordings that put the viewers in Hannah's shoes. Try to imagine, just for a second, the depth of her pain: how could the show not try to make that as clear as possible? As Clay keeps listening, things get worse, including two instances of rape that have the popular crowd anxious that Clay might take the tapes to school authorities or to Hannah's ... Read More

Hong Kong | Activists: Police to arrest democracy protest leaders

Lam's first step after her victory was to visit her former boss - the outgoing Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. Linus Yip, a Hong Kong-based strategist at First Shanghai Securities, said halted capital inflows from China and investors' unwillingness to trade before the holiday weighed on the market. Read More

Self driving cars in New Jersey? - Please, no!

Self driving cars in New Jersey? - Please, no!

The ride-sharing giant resumed testing Monday in San Francisco, Pittsburgh and Tempe, Arizona. The police report also contains accounts from Patrick Murphy, who was behind the wheel of the Uber. The police report also contained statements from witnesses. One witness, Brayan Torres, reportedly told police the accident exclusively was Murphy's "fault for trying to beat the light and hitting the gas so hard", though Uber claims its data doesn't support that statement. Read More

Uber Now Lets You Adjust Pickup Location

Uber Now Lets You Adjust Pickup Location

Uber is finally addressing this problem. But, it would surely be enough to point the driver to the correct, new pickup point. The new feature is now being rolled out today for the iOS Uber app in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. The firm is also giving drivers the power to make the call for fare adjustments. When suspending a driver for "wrong driver reports" - when a rider complains the driver didn't look like the picture in the app - Uber says it will rely on facial recognition and ... Read More

City leaders defy White House threat on "sanctuary" policies

Officials in Los Angeles , Chicago and NY said they will maintain their status as Sanctuary Cities despite the Justice Department's threat to withdraw federal funding. "Instead of making us safer, the Trump administration is spreading fear and promoting race-based scapegoating", the Senate leader said in a statement Monday. Read More

Pricewaterhouse Withstands Oscar Flub But Phones Are Banned Backstage

Pricewaterhouse Withstands Oscar Flub But Phones Are Banned Backstage

The mistake was eventually corrected and " Moonlight " was declared the real victor. In a statement from PwC, the accounting firm took full responsibility for the mistake, and called out Cullinan for not only handing out the wrong envelope , but for him and Ruiz not acting quickly enough once the mistake was made. Read More