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US Democratic presidential debates, Round 2: What you need to know

US Democratic presidential debates, Round 2: What you need to know
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Former VP Joe Biden, left, landed in the role of punching bag last night. The most searing moment came when Sen. Kamala Harris, right, hammered her longtime friend with a personal story that suggested Biden had betrayed the spirit of the civil-rights movement. Biden’s rivals urged him to pass the torch to a new generation; our by-the-numbers […]

“Central Park Five” Prosecutor Linda Fairstein Calls “When They See Us” A “Fabrication”

“Central Park Five” Prosecutor Linda Fairstein Calls “When They See Us” A “Fabrication”
"Central Park Five" Prosecutor Linda Fairstein Calls "When They See Us" A "Fabrication"

She wrote an op-ed piece for the “Wall Street Journal” criticizing Ava DuVernay and her Netflix series. Fairstein calls When They See US an over-dramatized fabrication of what happened back in 1989 Ava DuVernay’s When They See Us tells the emotional tale of the five boys of color who were falsely accused and convicted of […]

US billionaire “Robert Smith” fuels student debt debate

US billionaire “Robert Smith” fuels student debt debate
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…more than 2/3 of American graduates were in debt as at 2016, and their debts averaged $29,650. American billionaire “Robert Smith” has sparked a new debate on student loans, which began after he announced to students graduating from historically black Morehouse College that he would pay off their student loans. Since then, a good number […]

Cardi B blasts Donald Trump on Wednesday Instagram over the ongoing government shutdown.

Cardi B blasts Donald Trump on Wednesday Instagram over the ongoing government shutdown.

This is not the first Cardi B has spoken about politics. Recall that in April, she praised Franklin D. Roosevelt calling him the ” the real ‘make America great again’, because if it wasn’t for him, old people wouldn’t even get Social Security “. This time the rapper is excoriating Trump over requiring workers to […]

Smartphone production decline may allow Huawei to overtake Apple to become world’s second largest smartphone brand.

Smartphone production decline may allow Huawei to overtake Apple to become world’s second largest smartphone brand.

Samsung is still expected to retain the top spot, but Huawei could top Apple to become the world’s second largest smartphone brand. By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes  Analysts are expecting a lot of smartphone industry shakeup in during 2019. According to TrendForce, worldwide smartphone production volume for 2019 is expected, at best, to fall to 1.41 billion units, a […]