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UC Berkeley suspends professor for sexual harassment

UC Berkeley suspends professor for sexual harassment
  • UC Berkeley suspends professor for sexual harassment FWC: UC Berkeley suspends professor for sexual harassment

    UC Berkeley has suspended a prominent architecture professor for three years without pay for sexually harassing a graduate student and abusing his power for personal gain. Professor Nezar AlSayyad, who was also chair of the Center for Middle Eastern Studies for nearly two decades until 2014, was…

  • It’s come to this: Your kid's pediatrician visit may soon include a prescription for play FWC: It’s come to this: Your kid’s pediatrician visit may soon include a prescription for play

    Imagine a drug that could enhance a child’s creativity, critical thinking and resilience. Imagine that this drug were simple to make, safe to take, and could be had for free. The nation’s leading pediatricians say this miracle compound exists. In a new clinical report, they are urging doctors to…

  • Travis Scott Announces Astroworld Tour Dates FWC: Travis Scott Announces Astroworld Tour Dates

    Featuring Virgil Abloh, Sheck Wes, Trippie Redd, Gunna

  • Lobbyist lodges complaint alleging that California lawmaker threatened to hit her FWC: Lobbyist lodges complaint alleging that California lawmaker threatened to hit her

    State Sen. Joel Anderson is facing a legislative investigation after a female lobbyist accused him of threatening to “bitch slap” her and harassing her at a Capitol-area bar last week, sources say. Stephanie Roberson, a lobbyist with the California Nurses Assn., filed a complaint with the Senate…

  • College football notes: Urban Meyer’s fate to be decided in meeting FWC: College football notes: Urban Meyer’s fate to be decided in meeting

    Ohio State trustees set a private meeting for Wednesday to talk about the future of coach Urban Meyer as the university seeks to quickly move past a scandal that has consumed the football program for nearly a month. Meyer has been on leave during an investigation into his handling of domestic-abuse…

  • Afrojack releases second track from forthcoming EP FWC: Afrojack releases second track from forthcoming EP

    Afrojack has been floating in between pop and electronic over the past few years, filling his release schedule with vocal-less mainstage crowd energizers and radio crossover releases. The Dutch producer is back with a release that falls within the former, and fans are certain to keep dancing thanks to his new track, “Bassride.” “Bassride” is the second release from Afrojack’s…

  • Prosecutors meet in Orange County to update Golden State Killer case FWC: Prosecutors meet in Orange County to update Golden State Killer case

    Authorities are expected to give an update on the Golden State Killer case Tuesday morning in Orange County, officials said. Along with Orange County Dist. Atty. Tony Rackauckas, prosecutors from Contra Costa, Sacramento, Santa Barbara, Tulare and Ventura counties are expected to be in attendance…

  • Experience the culinary heart of Israel's cities, and soak up ancient culture along the way FWC: Experience the culinary heart of Israel’s cities, and soak up ancient culture along the way

    Eat your way through Israel on a 10-day tour that combines walking with a survey of the nation’s history and thriving culinary scene. Highlights include private tours of Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Jaffa, visits to specialty markets, a cooking workshop, lunch with a Druze family and a chance to explore…

  • Killswitch Engage announce fall 2018 US tour dates FWC: Killswitch Engage announce fall 2018 US tour dates

    Killswitch Engage were forced to postpone a handful of gigs in the spring when it was revealed that singer Jesse Leach had to undergo vocal cord surgery. Now, the band is making up for those shows, plus adding more dates, on a brief fall U.S. jaunt. The Massachusetts metallers already returned to the stage over the summer, supporting Iron Maiden…

  • Madonna honors Aretha Franklin by telling her own life story at 2018 MTV VMAs FWC: Madonna honors Aretha Franklin by telling her own life story at 2018 MTV VMAs

    “GLOW” will be back in the ring with a third season. Netflix has renewed the wrestling comedy, which features a sprawling female cast that includes Alison Brie and Betty Gilpin, for a 10-episode third installment.  Created by Liz Flahive and Carly Mensch, the series is inspired by the short-lived real Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling (GLOW). Netflix’s fictional world tells the story of a misfit…

  • Trump administration rewrites coal emissions rules in a boon for heavily polluting facilities FWC: Trump administration rewrites coal emissions rules in a boon for heavily polluting facilities

    Rhodium projects that even if the Clean Power Plan were repealed outright, and nothing were put in its place, the declining fortunes of coal still leave greenhouse gas emissions from power plants on track to fall a third or more from what they were in 2005 by 2030. The problem, Larsen said, is that the U.S. needs to move even…

  • ANGELZ Just Dropped This Wild Remix To Travis Scott “Sicko Mode” FWC: ANGELZ Just Dropped This Wild Remix To Travis Scott “Sicko Mode”

    ANGELZ just dropped what has been the hardest rendition to Travis Scott‘s “Sicko Mode” so far. The single arose from Scott’s recent “ASTROWORLD” LP, slathering a hefty Drake feature to it, it’s no surprise to see the record see so much success outside of the album. Charting across the globe, countless remixes have hit the forefront but ANGELZ’s twisted rendition…