Apple’s $500M settlement will put cash in the pockets of many iPhone users

Scores of iPhone users could be due a nice little rebate from Apple, thanks to a $500 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit brought against the tech giant, according to published reports. The deal stems from Apple’s admission in 2017 that it slowed down performance in some of its older model phones to avoid unexpected […]

Poor Black Children Purposely Exposed to Lead to Study Poisonous Effects

In what is being called a contemporary version of the horrific Tuskegee experiment, a prominent Baltimore medical institute has been accused of  enticing poor black families with small children to move into lead-tainted homes during the 1990s to study the poisonous effects of lead paint. A class-action lawsuit was filed against the Kennedy Krieger Institute in September, 2011, accusing it of […]