Smart Technologies Inc., the maker of interactive white boards, said Friday it was launching a strategic review and slashing costs amid slower-than-expected sales.
A police watchdog panel in New York City has ruled the officers who arrested retired tennis player James Blake as part of a credit card fraud sting used excessive force. The Civilian Complaint Review Board, a watchdog agency for the NYPD, conducted an investigation and substantiated the claims made by the 35-year-old athlete, who was apprehended […]
An NYPD captain pleaded guilty before the Civilian Complaint Review Board on Thursday to pointing his gun at two innocent boys as they were playing tag on their Brooklyn block...
A New York City police officer used excessive force when he tackled former professional tennis player James Blake during an arrest outside a Manhattan hotel in September, according to a city board that reviews police conduct. In a widely...Show More Summary
An independent investigation by the Civilian Complaint Review Board determined that the NYPD used excessive force when officers wrongly arrested former tennis player James Blake in September while conducting a credit card fraud sting. Read more...
The Civilian Complaint Review Board, an independent city agency that assesses claims of police misconduct, has substantiated an excessive force claim filed against Officer James Frascatore, who tackled retired tennis star James Blake to the ground in plainclothes last month. [ more › ]
An independent watchdog agency has confirmed James Blake's claim of mistreatment at the hands of the NYPD. The Civilian Complaint Review Board recommended that Officer James Frascatore be suspended or dismissed for using excessive force in his arrest of the ex-tennis pro. However, the recommendation is just that: advisory. Commissioner... More »
Randy Quaid and his wife Evi have been detained in Canada, though the reason why is unclear at this time. A spokesman for the Immigration and Refugee Board told the Associated Press that a detention review hearing has been scheduled for Thursday. Evi confirmed their arrest on Twitter, hours after... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Randy Quaid
Imperial Assault is a board game that was released in late 2014. I only got around to playing it over the weekend, and I already count those months between as wasted. Read more...
Tennis star James Blake says New York City's police watchdog has substantiated a complaint against officers Blake said tackled him during a mistaken arrest. Blake filed a complaint with the Civilian Complaint Review Board against officers James Frascatore and Daniel Herzog, alleging they used excessive...
The Civilian Complaint Review Board substantiated the charge of excessive force against Officer James Frascatore and recommended departmental charges that can lead to suspension or dismissal.
The Center for Constitutional Rights reported that the US government’s interagency Periodic Review Board has officially cleared for release Guantanamo Bay prisoner Mohammed Kamin.
that Stephen J. Adler, president and editor in chief of Reuters, has agreed to become the next chair of the Columbia Journalism Review’s Board of Overseers. A board member since 2011, Steve has been a valuable contributor and unfailing supporter of CJR and its mission. He also runs one of the largest news organizations in the world, with some...
Olympian Oscar Pistorius should undergo psychotherapy, according to a parole review board in South Africa, which this week also stalled his early release from prison. Agence France-Press reports that the board called a prior decision to grant Pistorius house arrest “premature.” “The PRB (parole review board) also directed that the offender be subjected to psychotherapy […]
When Zoo kicked off on CBS earlier this summer, it didn?t earn the best reviews, but most viewers who were on board initially did seem to stick with the show for the rest of the season.Click To Continue Reading
The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus continued to play an important part in this week's news -- and AppleInsider had a chance to review the devices -- but the Mac had a brief moment to shine with the launch of OS X El Capitan, and Apple made a rare addition to its board of directors.
The Canon MF229dw delivers high-quality prints across the board at a low cost per page, with faster-than-average speeds in most categories.
Ever since House Speaker John Boehner unveiled yet another committee to investigate Benghazi—the eighth congressional panel to investigate that September 2012 tragedy, along with a State Department Accountability Review Board—suspicions have festered that its purpose was purely partisan and political.
Nearly one in 10 US for-profit health care company board positions are held by individuals with an academic affiliation, a potential conflict-of-interest not explicitly addressed by national guidelines, a new review reveals for the first time. Show More Summary
The developer of Adblock Plus, Eyeo, has decided that an independent board should determine which ads can bypass its ad-blocking filters. Eyeo, the parent company of Adblock Plus—an ad-blocking tool that removes pesky banner ads, pop-ups,...Show More Summary