Robot to run for mayor in Japan in ‘world first’ promising ‘fairness and balance’ for all residents

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Mirror A robot has been nominated to run for the position of mayor in Tokyo, promising to be “fair and balanced” to all its constituents. The mayoral election in Tama City features the usual high-ranking local politicians, as well as an artificial intelligence candidate competing alongside its human counterparts. Posters plastered across the district feature …

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Walgreens changes restroom policy after customer says a Hollywood store discriminated against her

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Source:  MSN The Walgreens drugstore chain has adopted a companywide policy that allows people to use the bathroom that corresponds with their gender identity after a customer said she was discriminated against at a Hollywood store. Jessie Meehan, who is not transgender, said she asked to use the restroom at a Walgreens on Sunset Boulevard …

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Brad Pitt’s Make it Right to unveil their first tiny house in New Orleans

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Brad Pitt’s Make it Right to unveil their first tiny house in New Orleans Source: URL by Charley Cameron VIEW SLIDESHOW Make it Right, the non-profit founded by Brad Pitt to provide sustainable housing in New Orleans’ Lower 9th Ward in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, has just announced they are building their very first tiny house. The non-profit …

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General Loses Three-Star Promotion for Calling Dem Congressional Staffer ‘Sweetheart’

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Source: MSN The U.S. Army yanked Maj. Gen. Ryan Gonsalves‘ nomination to a third star because it determined that he called a female congressional staffer “sweetheart,” according to Stars and Stripes. This violated the Army Command Policy’s rule on “dignity and respect.” An anonymous complaint was filed to the Army Inspector General on July 20. The exchange reportedly …

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