Tag: Broke

RCMP broke privacy laws in using controversial Clearview AI facial recognition tools, watchdog says

OTTAWA — Canada’s national police force broke privacy law by using controversial facial recognition software that put innocent Canadians in a “24/7 police lineup,” the federal privacy commissioner says. The RCMP conducted “hundreds” of searches of Clearview AI’s database of billions of photos scraped from the public internet, including social media sites, without consent. The…

Ice Cube texted pal Kobe Bryant as helicopter crash news broke

Los Angeles Lakers superfan Ice Cube was so shaken by the news of Kobe Bryant’s death he texted the basketball great, hoping he’d reply. The Lakers legend and his teenage daughter, Gianna, perished in a helicopter crash on Sunday morning, and when the rapper and actor first heard about the tragedy, he tried to get…

How to get divorced without going broke

Freedom from a bad marriage has taken an untold emotional toll on Christopher Higashi and his three young children. More measurable is the hefty $ 50,000 to $ 60,000 in legal expenses he’s paid so far. “It is a very costly and financially draining process,” says the York Region resident who “tried everything, literally” to…

Broke Tori Spelling owes more than $1M in taxes amid ‘BH90210’ cancellation

Tori Spelling lost a source of income when BH90210 was cancelled after only one season. RadarOnline.com can exclusively reveal just how dire the paychecks were, as she continues to owe a whopping $ 1,182,760 in taxes! The Los Angeles County Recorder of Deeds exclusively confirmed to Radar that Spelling’s June 13, 2016 state of California tax…

Nine US states launch probe into whether Facebook broke antitrust rules

Several state attorneys general united forces to investigate if the social media giant Facebook violated antitrust laws, hurting its users in the process. The prosecutors will check whether Facebook “stifled competition and put users at risk,” said New York Attorney General Letitia James who is leading the probe. Even the largest social media platform in the…