The investigation comes one day after the Fritz Pollard Alliance, which promotes diversity in NFL coaching and executive positions, asked the league to find out if the rule on minority interviews was violated when Oakland hired Jon Gruden as coach.
Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie interviewed two minority candidates - Oakland tight ends coach Bobby Johnson and USC offensive coordinator Tee Martin - before the team officially announced Gruden's hiring Saturday. The NFL made a decision, saw criticism of the Raiders over what happened, and now is trying to walk it back.
E Coli Outbreak Spreads to 15 States; Leafy Greens Suspected
On Wednesday, the Public Health Agency of Canada announced it was no longer advising the public against eating romaine lettuce. People usually get sick from this particular strain of E. coli three to four days after eating contaminated food.
Gruden did note that he has to finish hiring a coaching staff before a plan can be fully implemented. He led them to the Super Bowl after the 2002 season, when they lost 48-21 to Tampa Bay, then coached by Gruden. On the other, Gruden could probably use a more established candidate that it willing to grind in a way that Gannon seemingly was not and this could be the right move for all parties.
The Fritz Pollard Alliance asked the National Football League to investigate the Raiders and whether they satisfied the Rooney Rule in a statement Wednesday, per Ben Volin of the Boston Globe. Almost a week later, it was announced that he would be getting a 10-year contract worth $100 million. The Detroit Lions got fined $200,000 when it didn't interview a minority before hiring Steve Mariucci as coach in 2003.
Shore Capital analyst Clive Black says tobacco sales took 0.5% off United Kingdom and Ireland like-for-like sales over six weeks. Tesco's update is the latest from the so called Big Four supermarkets, which also includes Sainsbury's , Asda and Morrisons .
At least 60% of people who try cigarettes once go on to become daily smokers , even if it's temporary, research suggests. Researchers found that around 7 in 10 of those who said they'd ever tried a cigarette went on to smoke daily.
At this week's Consumer Electronics Show (CES), digital assistants - voice-activated and AI-driven - were in the spotlight. Apple's own vocal assistant Siri is a staple feature on Macs, while Windows 10 PCs sport Microsoft's counterpart Cortana.
The House of Representatives passed a bill Thursday to renew U.S. spy powers first revealed by Edward Snowden in 2013. Ryan , R-Wis., spoke by phone with Trump, and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly was dispatched to the Hill.
This season, the 6-foot-1, 200-pound forward has posted 43 points (17 goals, 26 assists) and a plus-19 rating through 45 games. His record is 13-14-2 with a 2.89 goals-against average and a.911 save percentage after winning the last two games.
There was no collusion , everybody including the Dems knows there was no collusion , & yet on and on it goes. While Trump suggested that congressional Republicans act more forcefully, he didn't say how.
Similarly, the average transaction time for XRP is 2-3 seconds with other top digital assets ranging from 15 minutes to an hour. Ripple's transaction fees still remain fractions of a penny, while Bitcoin fees are approximately $30 per transaction.
That is a strong testament to the quality of the location, resources, people and government leadership that Alabama offers. The plant is set to begin operation in 2021 when it will produce 30,000 vehicles a year and employ 4,000 workers.
Facebook is working on a new section for local news
Facebook announced Wednesday that it's releasing a new tool aimed at making it easier to find legitimate local news stories. The users in the batches in which the test is going on can access the icon on the bottom of the menu in their mobile app.
Tom Hardy Talks 'Venom' From Brazil Comic-Con
Instead, this first official image is a look at Tom Hardy in reporter mode as Eddie Brock, pre-transformation. The first is Lethal Protector , which sees Venom leave NY and take up anti-heroism in San Francisco.
Protests erupt over rape and murder of 7-year-old girl
Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz called for an exemplary punishment for the perpetrators. According to DawnNews , the post-mortem report of the child confirmed suspicions that she was raped before being murdered.
State Dept. Issues New Travel Advisory Threat Levels
The state with second-highest homicide rate - 61.6 per 100,000 - was Baja California Sur, home to the twin resorts of Los Cabos . Ranking Pakistan on Level 3, the State Department asked Americans to reconsider travel to this country due to terrorism.
Prince Harry Hasn't Asked Prince William to Be His Best Man
Her Facebook page had nearly 800,000 likes. "Dear Prince", Levi, a member of the Leeds Jewish community, had written in her note. It could be a sensitive subject", - referring to the diary clash that sees the wedding fall on the same day as the FA Cup Final.
'Camila' review: Camila Cabello's powerful solo debut
Camila Cabello attends 101.3 KDWB's Jingle Ball 2017 Presented by Capital One at Xcel Energy Center on December 4, 2017 in St. Since striking out on her own, Cabello has learned to do things her way. "And obviously, Blake Lively is a queen".
Packers to hire Mike Pettine as defensive coordinator
The Packers fired Capers after a 7-9 season ended with Green Bay ranked 22nd in total defense and 26th in points allowed. The Packers will name former Browns coach Mike Pettine their defensive coordinator, according to reports.