Civil rights groups call for Facebook board overhaul

Advocacy and rights group took direct aim at Zuckerberg and Sandberg for Facebook enlisting Definers Public Affairs to conduct research on company critics. “You retained the services of Definers Public Affairs to investigate, undermine and attack our allies, mimicking the tactics of the worst, disreputable political operatives and hate groups,” read the letter. “It’s an …

North Dakota vs. Marquette 12/18/18, Prediction & Odds

North Dakota vs. Marquette Prediction The 20th-ranked Marquette Golden Eagles have been a pleasant surprise this season and are big favorites at home tonight versus the North Dakota Fighting Hawks. Does Marquette have a blowout win in it to make bettors happy? Game Snapshot 651 North Dakota Fighting Hawks at 652 Marquette Golden Eagles Tuesday, …

Elk Grove Village says $300K sponsorship of Bahamas Bowl has already paid off

The way Elk Grove Village Mayor Craig Johnson tells it, his brainstorm came when he was stuck inside during the holidays last year, watching a succession of college football bowl games. Noticing that every game featured a sponsor’s logo painted into the grass at the 50-yard line, he felt inspiration strike: His business-hungry village, which …

Three Titans – Jurrell Casey, Taylor Lewan and Brett Kern – Selected to Pro

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Three Titans have been selected to play in this year’s Pro Bowl, and all of them know the way. Defensive tackle Jurrell Casey, left tackle Taylor Lewan and punter Brett Kern have all once again been selected as Pro Bowlers. The Titans have also been informed four other players (in no particular …

Travel-weary Gonzaga back home to face UT Arlington

After a demanding stretch of prime matchups, long road trips and finals week, Gonzaga could probably use a break. The Zags won’t get one with home games Tuesday and Friday, but the opponents won’t be confused with the just-concluded nine-game span that included Texas A&M, Illinois, Arizona, Duke, Creighton, Washington, Tennessee and North Carolina. Next …