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  1. Justice Department Announces $1.5 Million Paid to Victims of Discrimination by Quiktrip CorporationRead the original story

    22 min ago | Holtville Tribune

    The Justice Department today announced the payment of more than $1.5 million in damages under a consent decree previously reached with QuikTrip Corporation.

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  2. Editorial: Do more for the Read the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Albany Times Union

    On the same day the state Department of Labor reported significant drops in jobless rates in the region and across the state, another more detailed assessment of the economy revealed that for far too many of New York's children the Great Recession hasn't really ended at all.

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  3. Louisiana State Bond Commission Agrees to Settlement to Resolve Housing Discrimination LawsuitRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Family Badge

    The lawsuit alleged that the commission violated the Fair Housing Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act by adopting a moratorium on affordable housing financing in 2009.

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  4. Hagens Berman Investigating Alleged Accounting Fraud on Behalf of L-3 ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, an investor-rights law firm, is investigating alleged accounting inaccuracies and potential harm to investors of Holdings Inc. and welcomes persons with knowledge of the irregularities as well as investors who purchased L-3 stock and who have sustained significant losses to contact Hagens Berman Partner Reed ... (more)

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  5. Debate on ballot measure to hike minimum wage gets audience, despite lack of organized oppositionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Anchorage Daily News

    In the almost 20 years Alaska Common Ground chair Cliff Groh has been involved in the organization, he has spent a lot of time organizing, participating and moderating debates.

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  6. Man accused of stealing $24,000 in benefitsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Times Herald-Record

    Jamal Salisbury, 36, was charged with grand larceny and offering a false instrument for filing, both felonies.

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  7. Editorial: Workplace legislation earned vetoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Concord Monitor

    In her veto message, Hassan said HB 591 would open the door to unwarranted litigation, disrupt workplace supervision and reduce productivity within state agencies.

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  8. Feds investigate pawnbroker for alleged sexually charged misconductRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Daily News

    The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission slapped Seapod Pawnbrokers and its owner Frank Morea with a discrimination lawsuit Thursday on behalf of five women who work at his shops in Brooklyn and Queens.

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  9. Minimum wage takes a hikeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

    Starting today, Minnesota's minimum wage will increase for the first time in almost 10 years.

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  10. Tech professor examines prevalence of people with disabilities in mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    When's the last time you switched on the TV to see a person in a wheelchair selling you laundry detergent? Olan Farnall, a professor of advertising at Texas Tech, recently published a study stating only 2.5 to 3 percent of all aired commercials feature characters with disabilities.

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  11. Leominster men file suit against Market BasketRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Two local men have filed a lawsuit in Worcester Superior Court against Market Basket, alleging that the supermarket violated the law by locking workers in overnight and requiring them to take unpaid breaks.

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  12. District to fund security officers at Manatee County elementary schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

    With an additional $2 million now projected to push the fiscal year-ending fund balance to $6 million for the 2013-14 Manatee County School District budget, officials may add an armed security officer in each elementary school and two more full-time student resource officers to the secondary level for the 2014-15 year.

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  13. USDA Announces Additional Food Safety Requirements, New Inspection System for Poultry ProductsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service today announced a critical step forward in making chicken and turkey products safer for Americans to eat.

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  14. Cancer is hard enough - and then data theft, too?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    It's a word that makes people tremble. Even when a case is curable, the stress on patients is indescribable.

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  15. 'Whistleblowers must be provided with proper support'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ITV

    Whistleblowers must be given proper support so they have the courage to come forward, the chair of the Commons Public Accounts Committee has said.

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  16. Cemex cited for worker's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WHAS11

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. A Louisville cement plant contract worker falls to his death four floors down an elevator shaft, now the U.S. Department of Labor said the management at Cemex in Kosmosdale acted with extreme negligence.

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  17. Allegany College of Maryland to Offer CNC Machinist Training Needed by IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Computer Numerical Control training program, for beginning, experienced machinists, begins in September.

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  18. Ministers accused of 'failing whistleblowers'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ITV

    Government ministers have been accused of failing to protect whistleblowers despite their role in exposing a series of major scandals.

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  19. Times Writers Group: Know laws about service dogsTimes Writers Group: ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    Times Writers Group: Know laws about service dogs Asking a veteran to leave a restaurant was rooted in not knowing the law Check out this story on sctimes.com: While shopping recently, I spoke with a veteran who had a service dog.

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  20. Company cited for fatal W.Va. cell tower collapseRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration says it cited S and S Communication Specialists Inc. for two serious violations stemming from the February incident at Clarksburg.

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