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54 min ago | Central Western Daily
MAIN MAN: Pete Egan will be the man in the middle for Saturday's Blowes Clothing Cup first grade qualifying semi-final between Orange Emus and Orange City.
4 hrs ago | Guy Fawkes' blog
"She may not be much of a clerk, as she knows nothing about procedure, but I'm happy to accept the panel's assessment that she's a first rate chief executive."
9 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento
THEY HAVE A LOT ON THEIR HANDS IN THESE COMING MONTHS. BIG DECISIONS TO BE MADE.
On August 19, 2014, the Department of Labor issued a guidance advising that it will consider cases of discrimination based upon gender identity and transgender status to be violations of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act and Executive Order 11246 .
HICKSVILLE, Ohio - FWT LLC has been cited for one repeat and one serious safety violation by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration after two employees were injured in separate incidents at the company's Hicksville facility, which manufactures telecommunication towers.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling on the state to outlaw discrimination against transgender people, saying gender identity and expression should be included in the state's civil rights law alongside race, religion and disability.
A lieutenant with Jacksonville Fire-Rescue has sued the department and the city, claiming she was exposed to sexually inappropriate materials and behavior, and when she complained about it, she was targeted for retaliation and discipline.
The lawsuit also asked the court to appoint an independent fiduciary to administer the plan, distribute the assets to eligible participants, and terminate the plan upon completion.
Two drivers and a foreman who were fired by a Michigan paving contractor after raising safety concerns will receive nearly $1 million in back wages and damages under a federal settlement.
Running for the U.S. Senate in 2010, Rand Paul became known as that crazy right-winger who expressed reservations about the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
A Hanford Nuclear Reservation contractor has been ordered to reinstate a worker who the U.S. Department of Labor says was fired for voicing concerns about nuclear and environmental safety, officials said Wednesday.
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a discrimination lawsuit against supermarket chain Food Lion, saying it fired a Jehovah's Witness who requested certain days off for his religion.
The U.S. Department of Labor has ordered a Hanford Nuclear Reservation contractor to reinstate a worker who was fired for voicing concerns about nuclear and environmental safety.
While certain job duties may legitimately require that employers screen applicants and employees for medical conditions, organizations risk violating the Americans with Disabilities Act and incurring serious legal consequences if they do not follow ADA guidelines and regulations during the hiring process.
If the editorial in The Dallas Morning News this morning has any credibility, and I am sure it does, HUD has agreed to throw the whistleblowers under the bus in the Lockey/MacKenzie racial segregation complaint against the city of Dallas.
She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her first son.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 04:26 pm
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