City settles lawsuit with teacher who claimed he was fired for not being gay

The city Department of Education has reached a settlement with a Queens teacher who says he was fired after the principal at his school found out he is not gay. Lane McDonough, 30, was hired in 2014 to teach fifth grade at P.S. 159 in Bayside on a probationary basis and at the time was […]

Former Minnesota policeman convicted in fatal shooting of Australian woman

FILE PHOTO: Mohamed Noor walks into the courthouse on the first day of opening arguments of the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, charged in the 2017 fatal shooting of 40-year-old Australian woman Justine Ruszczyk Damond, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S., April 9, 2019. REUTERS/Adam Bettcher MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) – A former Minneapolis policeman was […]

Student Loan Partial Financial Hardship Calculator — NerdWallet

It’s easy to feel like you can’t afford your student loan payments. The federal government determines whether that’s the case by seeing if you have what’s known as a partial financial hardship. Demonstrating a partial financial hardship is required to enroll in the Income-Based Repayment (IBR) or Pay As You Earn (PAYE) income-driven repayment plans. Use […]

Former Roku executives launch Tetra TV, an advertising network that aims to connect buyers to ad inventory from 100+ streaming video channels across platforms (Alex Weprin/MediaPost)

Alex Weprin / MediaPost: Former Roku executives launch Tetra TV, an advertising network that aims to connect buyers to ad inventory from 100+ streaming video channels across platforms  —  A pair of veterans of the OTT platform Roku are launching a new advertising network, focusing on connected TV. Source link

All about ‘The Bold Type’ fashion, cutest outfits

It might be the small screen, but some spring TV shows are awfully big on style. We asked to costume designers on “The Bold Type” (which airs Tuesdays at 8 p.m. on Freeform) to dish on how they keep their characters looking so chic. Freeform/Philippe Bosse “It’s definitely a fashion fantasy,” costume designer Lisa Frucht […]

Five ways Trump’s moves to stem asylum seekers have hit hurdles

(Reuters) – Grappling with a ballooning number of mostly Central American families seeking asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border, President Donald Trump has suggested increasingly bold steps to limit protections for this group and stem their entry into the United States. A general view shows a temporary facility for processing migrants requesting asylum, at the U.S. […]

Apple reports Q2 revenue of $58B, down 5% YoY, with international sales accounting for 61% of Q2 revenue, record services revenue of $11.5B; stock up 4%+ (NASDAQ.com)

NASDAQ.com: Apple reports Q2 revenue of $58B, down 5% YoY, with international sales accounting for 61% of Q2 revenue, record services revenue of $11.5B; stock up 4%+  —  Services Revenue Reaches New All-Time High of $11.5 Billion  —  CUPERTINO, Calif.—(BUSINESS WIRE)— Apple® today announced financial results … Source link

Jennifer Lopez flaunts $5K clutch shaped like a stack of money

Jennifer Lopez‘s latest accessory is worth a ton of “dinero” — and it looks like it, too. The pop icon, 49, took a break from shooting her upcoming movie “Hustlers” to show off her brand-new, not exactly budget-friendly clutch: a Judith Leiber Couture piece shaped like a giant wad of Benjamins. “Ramona taking off for […]