Charter cable doesn’t have 1st Amendment right to discriminate, court rules

Enlarge / Entertainment Studios Networks founder Byron Allen at Universal Studios Hollywood on April 26, 2018, in Universal City, California. (credit: Getty Images | Noel Vasquez ) A US appeals court ruling today said that cable companies do not have a First Amendment right to discriminate against minority-run TV channels. Charter, the second-largest US cable […]

CNN victory or press defeat? White House restores Acosta’s pass but imposes conduct rules

CNN’s White House correspondent Jim Acosta will see his “hard pass” restored, but all journalists seeking access to the presidential press room will now have to abide by written rules of conduct due to his misbehavior. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders and deputy chief of staff for communications Bill Shine sent a letter to […]

Hand luggage rules: Perfume and aftershave brands BANNED from cabin baggage

Hand luggage suitcases are subject to strict rules when travelling through security. Many items are not allowed into the cabin such as sharp objects or liquids over 100ml. Toiletries such as make up and perfume are allowed onboard under these limits. However, some perfumes are not allowed into the cabin no matter what the size […]

Wayne Rooney RULES OUT England retirement U-turn despite Gary Neville call

Rooney came on as a second-half substitute to earn his 120th and final cap for England. The former Manchester United and Everton star had not played for England for two years – but this match was something of a testimonial with proceeds going to the Wayne Rooney Foundation. Gary Neville had claimed ahead of the […]

Supreme court won’t hear appeal over Obama-era net neutrality rules

Net neutrality just secured a court victory… unfortunately, it won’t make much of a difference in the near future. The US Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal of a 2016 DC court ruling that upheld the FCC’s Obama-era net neutrality rules, leaving the earlier decision intact. The brief notice didn’t explain why the […]

‘P***ed off’ star slams gender rules

SOUTH African athletics star Caster Semenya has claimed that controversial new rules on female testosterone levels risked “killing” the passion of the next generation of female athletes. New IAAF rules on female athletes’ testosterone levels were due to begin on Thursday, but were put on hold for five months to avoid further delaying proceedings brought […]

Ryanair new hand luggage rules start TODAY – this is what you need to know

Ryanair launches its new hand luggage rules today, as its regulations change for the second time this year. This is the latest travel advice. From 1 November Ryanair passengers can only bring one small personal bag on board for free. The bag must be small enough to fit under the seat in front. Fliers wanting […]

GM says it favors fuel-efficiency rules based on historic rates

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Government/Legal,Green,Chrysler,Fiat,Ford,GM,Electric,Future,Hybrid This follows GM’s call for U.S. to mandate some zero-emissions vehicles. Continue reading GM says it favors fuel-efficiency rules based on historic rates GM says it favors fuel-efficiency rules based on historic rates originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 29 Oct 2018 18:20:00 EDT. Please see our […]

GM: Current Fuel Economy Rules ‘Not Technologically Feasible’

General Motors appeared to endorse the Trump administration’s fuel economy rollback, at least to some degree. In a federal filing made public on Monday, the largest U.S. automaker said Obama-era rules that targeted fleetwide fuel efficiency in excess of 50 miles per gallon by 2025 were “not technologically feasible or economically practicable.” Interesting, considering GM CEO […]