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Oklahoma City schools superintendent submits resignation

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The superintendent of Oklahoma’s largest school district has submitted a letter of resignation less than a week after complaining on social media about the school board. In a letter dated Tuesday, Superintendent Aurora Lora submitted her resignation “with mixed emotions.” A date for her resignation wasn’t ...

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Prince William wins bandy hockey shootout in Sweden

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe duchess scored one goal, while the duke got two The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have gone head-to-head in a penalty shootout while learning about bandy hockey in Sweden’s capital Stockholm. The duke scored two goals to the duchess’s one after ...

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Apple reportedly under investigation by SEC and DOJ for phone slowdown

The U.S. Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission are jointly investigating Apple’s communications about the software update that slowed down older models of the iPhone, Bloomberg is reporting. Citing sources familiar with the matter, the government has reportedly requested details on the company’s communications about the software ...

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Senate set to approve bill in response to Larry Nassar scandal

WASHINGTON — The Senate is poised to respond to the sex abuse scandal involving sports doctor Larry Nassar by approving legislation that requires governing bodies for amateur athletics to quickly report claims of abuse to law enforcement. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., the bill’s main sponsor, said at ...

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Facebook is banning cryptocurrency and ICO ads

Facebook has a new advertising policy pertaining to cryptocurrency, binary options and initial coin offerings. The policy specifically prohibits ads that promote those types of products and services “that are frequently associated with misleading or deceptive practices,” Facebook Product Management Director Rob Leathern wrote in a blog post today. Cryptocurrencies like ...

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Instagram now allows businesses to schedule their posts

Instagram today made a long overdue change to its product that social media managers have wanted for some time – it will allow businesses on Instagram to schedule their posts. Before, there were unofficial means to aid with this – like tools that would send out a push notification to ...

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Teacher in video says he tried to restrain, not tackle, boy

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio high school teacher who tackled a student in a classroom conflict recorded on cellphone video says he felt threatened, was trying only to restrain the boy and regrets what happened. The Canton Repository reports the 48-year-old Canton teacher resigned in January after being suspended ...

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eProseed Opens New Office in France

Continuing its global expansion, services provider and software publisher eProseed announces the opening of a new office in France. From the Paris office, eProseed will offer its full range of services and software products to customers throughout and across the private, public, and social sectors on the French market. The ...

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French chef Bras gives up Michelin stars

Image copyright AFP Image caption Sebastien Bras (l) took over his famed restaurant from his father Michel Bras (r) a decade ago A prestigious food guide has allowed a top French restaurant to publicly withdraw from its listings. Sebastien Bras’s Le Suquet restaurant in southern France held Michelin’s three-star rating ...

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