Facebook restricts ad targeting after anti-Semitism controversy

According to Bloomberg, Facebook has temporarily suspended the ability to allow advertisers to target people by education or employer, after an investigation by ProPublica found users could target ads using keywords like “Jew hater” or “Hitler did nothing wrong.” Investigating Facebook’s ad system, ProPublica was able to target ads to …

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St. Louis tenses after former police officer acquitted in murder trial

The St. Louis region prepared Friday for demonstrations following the acquittal of a white former police officer who was charged with murder last year for fatally shooting a black driver after a car chase and then accused by prosecutors of planting a gun on the victim. Prosecutors charged Jason Stockley, the …

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Trump holds his base close despite meetings with Democrats

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump, with a volley of Friday morning tweets, showed why claims that he could lose his impregnable political following over a proposed immigration deal with Democrats are probably off base. Loser terrorists must be dealt with in a much tougher manner.The internet is their main recruitment tool …

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Oritsejafor-led Christian coalition locked out of Akure Dome, blames …

The Niger Delta Christian Leaders Forum NDCLF, was on Thursday locked out of the International Events Centre, also known as the Akure Dome, where it had planned to hold a national prayer summit for Nigeria. The forum said it had the assurances of the facility managers and the government of …

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9 arrested off campus during UC Berkeley conservative speech

Hundreds of police officers and a campus on virtual lockdown accomplished the University of California, Berkeley administration’s goal of allowing a conservative to speak at the famously liberal university without violence. City police said Friday that officers arrested nine people mainly for having banned items but that there were no …

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Jose Forecast To Become A Hurricane (Again) On Friday

Tropical Storm Jose is moving west-northwest on Friday. The storm had been a dangerous Category 4 storm, with 150-mph winds, and is expected to become a hurricane once more. CIRA/CSU and NOAA/NESDIS/RAMMB hide caption toggle caption CIRA/CSU and NOAA/NESDIS/RAMMB Tropical Storm Jose is moving west-northwest on Friday. The storm had …

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Trump once again rushes to use an overseas terrorist attack as leverage on Twitter

President Trump waves as he arrives at the White House on Thursday. (Alex Brandon/AP) It didn’t take President Trump long to turn Friday morning’s terrorist attack in Britain to his political advantage. At about 3:20 a.m. Eastern time, a bomb placed in a bucket and hidden on a train in London detonated. …

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Akeredolu unveils blueprint for Ondo development – Premium Times …

A policy template that will guide the All Progressives Congress, APC-led state government in Ondo State in developing the economy of the state has been unveiled. The document which is tagged the “Blue Print to Progress, 2017-2021,” followed a report of the Strategic Development and Policy Implementation Committee SDPIC, put …

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2019: Ladoja meets Alao-Akala closed-door in Ibadan

Former Oyo state governors, Alao Akala (L) and Rasheed Ladoja (R) TOWARDS solidifying a grand political alliance current being put together in Oyo State ahead of the 2019 general election, a former governor of the state, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, on Thursday, met with his predecessor, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, behind closed …

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