Fontana: «La famiglia è quella con mamma e papà»

VERONA Il nuovo ministro alla Famiglia e alla Disabilità del «governo del cambiamento» è un politico non disposto a barattare le sue idee, per quanto dure – e foriere di polemiche – possano essere. Lorenzo Fontana, veronese, 38 anni, cresciuto a pane
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Spotify hip-hop programming head leaves for YouTube

Basa is best known for curating Spotify’s legendary RapCaviar playlist, both fueling its popularity (over 9 million followers to date) and providing exposure to artists. YouTube is clearly hoping for a similar effect, whether it’s with its recently launched YouTube Music service or its videos. If YouTube breaks a hot new rap star or otherwise becomes extra-relevant to the urban music community, you’ll know why.

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Denver Uber driver kills passenger in alleged self-defense incident

Whether or not Hancock’s claims are accurate, he was violating Uber’s policies by carrying a gun in the first place. Uber forbids both drivers and passengers from carrying firearms in most states (with exceptions for states that bar these restrictions), and the company has confirmed that its no-gun stance applies in Colorado.

It’s not certain that Hancock will face charges, and Uber’s ability to prevent the incident is complicated. It couldn’t have stopped Hancock from bringing a gun into the vehicle, but he did have multiple traffic convictions that might have run afoul of Uber background check rules that disqualify drivers with either major violations or a “recent history” of minor violations. We’ve asked Uber for clarification, but company’s recently instituted annual criminal [...]  read more