DOJ Settles Lawsuit With Facebook Over Allegedly Discriminatory Housing Advertising

The Department of Justice reached a settlement with Facebook owner Meta over allegations that it engaged in discriminatory advertising that violated federal housing law, the agency announced Tuesday. The DOJ claimed that Meta targeted users with housing ads based on algorithms that relied partly on characteristics protected under the Fair Housing Act. The DOJ claimed … Read more

Everybody says the same thing after alleged ‘miracle’ in Mayo during mass

A church in Mayo has gone viral after some people claimed a miracle occurred during Sunday mass over the weekend. And Mayo GAA fans are hoping it could lead to their county final getting their hands on the Sam Maguire Cup for the first time in 71 years. St. Joseph’s Church in Aghamore, near Knock, … Read more

Jess Mauboy suffers on-air Logies wardrobe malfunction

Jess Mauboy suffered an unfortunate costume mishap mid-performance at the Logies. James Weir recaps the rest of the mess. The return of the Logies ceremony after a two-year pandemic-induced hiatus went about as smoothly as Jessica Mauboy’s costume change when she experienced a PVC catsuit malfunction while performing as the halftime act during last night’s … Read more

Big Brother star’s grief at tragic loss

Former Big Brother contestant announced the sudden death of his brother and popular food blogger Darrell Beveridge. Former Big Brother star Michael Beveridge has revealed the sudden passing of his brother Darrell Beveridge. The season 9 contestant announced the sad news on June 16 in a social media post. “I don’t want to be writing … Read more

James Patterson apologizes for saying white writers face racism

Crime novelist James Patterson has issued an apology Tuesday following a prior remark on racism. Speaking to the UK’s Sunday Times this weekend, Patterson said that “white older male writers” aren’t getting hired for “writing gigs in film, theatre, TV or publishing” right now — claiming the phenomenon is “just another form of racism.” “What’s that all … Read more