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  1. Sen. Kirk calls for changes at Hines VA, alleges mold present in hospitalRead the original story

    5 min ago | WGN-TV Chicago

    Illinois Senator Mark Kirk is calling again for the firing of the head of the Hines VA Hospital as he reveals new allegations of mold problems at the facility.


  2. CIA Intercepted Whistleblower Communications Related to Senate Investigation into TortureRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Pam's House Blend

    The inspector general for the CIA obtained a "legally protected email and other unspecified communications" between whistleblower officials and lawmakers related to alleged whistleblower retaliation.


  3. Fair board dedicates Green Memorial GrandstandRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Salem News

    It was about celebration and gratitude Friday night as the Columbiana County Fair Board dedicated the Arnold C. Green Memorial Grandstand.


  4. Amendment Would Expand Access to Movie Theaters for Individuals...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    Closed movie captioning refers to captions that are delivered to the patron's seat and are visible only to that patron.


  5. Re: Black Weather Woman Fired Over Natural Hair Get New Job In Denver | News OneRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | NewsOne

    Rhonda A. Lee , the Black woman who was fired from her meteorologist job in Shreveport, La., after defending her natural hair on the station's Facebook page, has just accepted a job with a national weather channel in Colorado.


  6. How ice sent me to hell and backRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Mercury

    A FATHER of two has spoken out to warn Tasmanians about an insidious drug epidemic sweeping the state, leaving a trail of broken homes and shattered lives.


  7. Less Pay, More Weekend? Some Americans Are Ready To Say YesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Switched

    In a new poll by The Huffington Post and YouGov , 16 percent of working Americans said they would trade 20 percent less pay for 20 percent less work.


  8. Six years later, Social Security computer system still in design phaseRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    An independent analysis commissioned by the agency found that the project has been mismanaged and poorly executed.


  9. Over $16 million distributed to 21,000 workers in wage theft casesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Empire State News

    During the first six months of 2014, state investigators recovered and disbursed more than $16.4 million in wages, interest and damages to 21,050 workers cheated out of their proper pay and benefits.


  10. Asian American unemployment rises according to studyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Northwest Asian Weekly

    The United States Department of Labor provides some disturbing data on Asian American unemployment among young people.


  11. Another lawsuit against Uber and LyftRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Off the Kuff

    A coalition of Texas disability advocates sued ride-share companies Uber and Lyft on Thursday as part of dozens of lawsuits filed around the state ahead of the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.


  12. Kirk again calls for removal of hospital headRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KFVS12

    Kirk met Friday with Hines director Joan Ricard, whose removal he has repeatedly recommended.


  13. Art Without Boundaries Art Exhibit Celebrates Anniversary of the ADARead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    The artwork will be on display now through campus. Artists from the area submitted 90 pieces of art.


  14. ADVISER: Follow best practices for background checksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Crain's Cleveland Business

    Many employers perform criminal background checks on job applicants. The reasons vary, including adhering to state law requirements, attempting to mitigate the risk of a negligent hiring lawsuit, or just following company protocol.


  15. Employers adjust criminal background check methodsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Crain's Cleveland Business

    Employers have many legitimate reasons for conducting criminal background checks, from mitigating the risk of workplace violence and negligent hiring lawsuits to reducing employee theft.


  16. Can you really be identified on Tor or is that just what the cops want you to believe?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Have the UK police successfully broken anonymity on the internet? They certainly seemed to imply as much when the National Crime Agency proudly announced last week that it had made 660 arrests after an operation to identify people viewing indecent images of children online.


  17. Suspended California lawmaker Leland Yee faces new conspiracy chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    A federal grand jury has returned conspiracy charges against California State Senator Leland Yee, adding to the suspended lawmaker's legal woes after he was indicted earlier this year for corruption and taking part in a scheme to traffic guns.


  18. Cher Targets Possible 2016 GOP Contender in Blistering Twitter...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    World renowned singer Cher turned to Twitter Friday night to issue a blistering criticism of Sen. Rand Paul , calling the libertarian firebrand a "liar" and appearing to suggest that he may be a racist.


  19. Public charter schools and students with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    With more public charter schools, including internet-based charter schools, becoming more readily available to students it is essential for all school settings to be in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act as well as the Americans with Disabilities Act.


  20. Probe of possible VA retaliation case soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Arizona delegation seeks probe of possible VA retaliation case A regional VA health boss is accused by a watchdog group of retaliating against a whistle-blower.