Kent Smith/Getty Images The NBA announced Thursday its first regular-season game in Paris will take place January 24, 2020, when the Charlotte Hornets will take on the Milwaukee Bucks at AccorHotels Arena. Hornets chairman Michael Jordan said the organization was “proud” to get selected for the matchup in France against Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks. […]

Singh’s hiring is not just significant because of her gender. What makes her move especially historic is that she identifies as a bisexual woman of color and has used her popular YouTube channel IISuperwomanII to tackle tough issues, including her mental health struggles and challenges facing the LGBTQ community. Plus, as a millennial, she is […]

Nina Martinez, a 36-year-old public health consultant, acquired HIV as a 6-week-old in 1983, when she received a blood transfusion in the years before blood banks began routine testing for the virus. HIV damages the immune system and interferes with the body’s ability to fight the organisms that cause disease. Despite her illness, Martinez’s enduring […]

HUD on Thursday said the social media giant is violating the federal act by “encouraging, enabling, and causing” housing discrimination through its advertising platform. “Facebook is discriminating against people based upon who they are and where they live,” HUD Secretary Ben Carson said in a statement. “Using a computer to limit a person’s housing choices […]

Vijaya Gadde, Twitter’s head of legal, policy and trust made the announcement during an on-stage interview with the Washington Post on Wednesday. The social media company is trying to find a way of maintaining its standards while adding context to tweets from politicians and other figures that may be offensive but are important for public […]