Daily Archives: May 10, 2018

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Yale: Officers admonished white student for calling on black student sleeping in her dorm

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Lolade Siyonbola, a Yale graduate student, posted two videos on social media showing police interviewing her for more than 15 minutes. (Facebook)

A Yale administrator says the university police officers who responded to a call about a black graduate student who had fallen asleep in the common area of a campus residence admonished the white student who reported it.

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Wells Fargo owes $97 million to California employees who didn’t get breaks

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Wells Fargo said it intends to appeal the ruling ordering it to pay $97 million to California workers who didn’t get breaks. (Karen Bleier / AFP/Getty Images)

Wells Fargo & Co. must pay $97 million to home mortgage consultants and private mortgage bankers in California who didn’t get the breaks they were entitled to under the state’s stringent labor laws.

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New Music on BTN Soundclud Player (05.10.18) >>> Big Bear: Street Album: Vol. 1 from the “O”

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New Music on BTN Soundcloud player comes from Portland artist Big Bear.  His new album “Street Album: Vol. 1 from the “O.” has seven tracks and production from DJ RO. To listen to the album go to our home page and locate the Soundcloud Player on the right side of the page. Or click the artwork above.  

Everything We Know About Airbnb Encounter With Police And 3 Black Women

By Clarissa Hamlin

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The Rialto Police Department in California revealed more information Monday about officers’ recent encounter with three Black women were racially profiled when they checked out of an Airbnb. Continue reading