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  1. Sustainable peace to profit all nationsRead the original story

    3 min ago | VietNam News

    Peace and security are prerequisites for sustainable development and building a sustainable peace based on international law would benefit all nations, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said yesterday. In a foreign policy speech delivered at the ongoing IPU-132, he said Viet Nam has always treasured its friendship with all countries, especially neighbouring nations.

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  2. San Bruno Ca: San Bruno Community Foundation Special Meeting of the Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Patch.com

    In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, individuals requiring reasonable accommodations or appropriate alternative formats for notices, agendas, and records for this meeting should notify us 48 hours prior to meeting. Please call the City Clerk's Office at 650-616-7058.

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  3. Isle of Wight Schools dip into funds for construction workers' back payRead the original story

    33 min ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    An employee walks by the side entrance of the Georgie D. Tyler Middle School construction site on Thursday in Windsor. An employee walks by the side entrance of the Georgie D. Tyler Middle School construction site on Thursday in Windsor.

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  4. Members of Congress grill VA officials over Tomah mishapsRead the original story

    40 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Members of Congress will conducted a joint oversight hearing in Tomah, Wis., Monday, March 30, 2015, to examine extremely high opiate prescription rates at the Tomah Veterans Affairs Medical Center, as well as patient deaths and an alleged culture of fear among hospital employees. Photo: Erik Daily, AP U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., speaks during a Joint Hearing of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the U.S. Senate and the Committee on Veterans' Affairs of the U.S. House of Representatives Monday, March 31, 2015 in Tomah, Wis.

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  5. Justice Department Sues University OverAlleged Anti-Transgender DiscriminationRead the original story

    52 min ago | Lucianne.com

    Washington - The Justice Department on Monday filed a lawsuit against Southeastern Oklahoma State University, alleging that the school discriminated against a transgender professor in violation of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The case is the first time the Justice Department sued an entity alleging that the sex discrimination ban in Title VII of the historic civil rights legislation protects transgender people from discrimination.

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  6. Petition: Remove DeBary managerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Nearly 100 people have signed an online petition calling for the removal of City Manager Dan Parrott, who is facing two complaints of gender discrimination filed with the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Parrott's future could come up at a City Council meeting Wednesday.

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  7. VN, US artists to make chamber musicRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | VietNam News

    The HCM City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera's chamber music next Thursday, April 9, will feature top Vietnamese violinist Bui Cong Duy and the well-known Trio Fugu from the US. HBSO clarinetist Dao Nhat Quang, violinist Tang Thanh Nam and violist Bui Anh Son will be featured performers at the concert, to be held at the Opera House in HCM City.

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  8. Jobless rate falls to 5.6%Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Hartselle Enquirer

    Morgan County's unemployment rate fell one-half of a percent in February to 5.6 percent, according to data released by the Alabama Department of Labor.

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  9. Former SES commissioner Murray Kear will plead not guilty to breaching whistleblowers actRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    The corrupt former head of the State Emergency Service Murray Kear will fight a charge of breaching the whistleblowers act. His lawyer, Greg Goold, told Downing Centre Local Court that Kear would plead not guilty to taking detrimental action in reprisal for a person making a public interest disclosure.

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  10. Whistleblowers, families ask for accountability at Tomah VARead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Today's TMJ4

    Whistleblowers and family members of veterans who died at a Tomah Department of Veterans Affairs medical center say they want lawmakers to enforce accountability and reform the hospital. A pair of U.S. House and Senate committees heard testimony Monday on allegations of narcotic overprescribing practices and retaliatory behavior at the Tomah VA hospital.

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  11. Americans with disabilities: Even nonprofit activities should budget for participationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act . No one should be surprised when someone who is deaf or hard of hearing wants to be part of a sports team or a performing arts program, or to attend a neighborhood meeting.

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  12. Honolulu food warehouse to pay $200K, fix safety violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Unicold Corp. has agreed to pay $197,000 in penalties assessed by the federal government and will make health and safety changes to its refrigerated food warehouse in Honolulu, ending two years of litigation. A joint inspection by the U.S. Department of Labor and Hawaii's Occupational Safety and Health Division in 2013 found that nearly all warehouse emergency exits were locked, sealed, or blocked - a "willful disregard of employee safety," according to the department.

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  13. Lake County Employment Law Attorney Selected as Illinois Leading...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Waukegan employment law firm The Law Offices of Ross J. Peters, Ltd. is pleased to announce that Attorney Ross J. Peters has again been selected as an Illinois Leading Lawyer. Peters was recommended by his peers for his success within the area of "employment law: employee".

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  14. Reid calls visa whistleblowers - a bunch of whiners'Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  15. Paramount Whistle-Blower: Emails Reveal Studio Officials Tried To "Freak Her Out"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE: The Paramount Pictures whistle-blower who accused the studio's longtime labor relations chief of embezzling union funds claims that the studio engaged in a "cover-up" and then terminated her in retaliation for reporting him. The studio denies it, but internal Paramount emails reveal that shortly after she blew the whistle, Paramount officials devised a plan to "try to freak her out," apparently in the hope that she'd accept a severance package and leave the company.

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  16. Duane Morris Partner Named to EEOC Harassment Task ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Law.com

    The EEOC has tapped a Philadelphia law firm partner to be part of a 16-member national task force charged with studying workplace harassment.

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  17. Rubio backs religious freedom lawRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Hill

    Likely presidential contender Sen. Marco Rubio backed Indiana's controversial religious freedom law, painting it as a necessary way to stop the government from forcing business owners to violate their religion. "No one here is saying it should be legal to deny someone service at a restaurant or at a hotel because of their sexual orientation, I think that's a consensus view in America," he said Monday on Fox News' "The Five."

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  18. EEOC backs Mount de Sales band director in discrimination caseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | 13WMAZ.com

    A federal agency says it's found reasonable cause to believe that Mount de Sales Academy discriminated against a gay teacher. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission issued a Jan.30 determination in a complaint filed by Flint Dollar.

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  19. Tomah VA Hearing Reveals Shocking Details About Retaliation And Opioid AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders and House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Jeff Miller hold a news conference to announce that the two committees have struck a deal to reform the Veterans Affairs Department at the U.S. Capitol July 28, 2014 in Washington, DC. Sanders and Miller worked through the weekend to craft legislation they could both agree to in the wake of a scandal over fasle reports about months-long waiting times for medical appointments at the VA's clinics and hospitals.

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  20. Arkansas, Louisiana, Nebraska Join Texas as PlaintiffsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    "The Obama Administration's attempt to force employers to recognize same-sex marriages would have put state agencies in the position of either violating Texas law or federal regulations. We are pleased that the Department of Labor's effort to override our laws via federal rulemaking has been halted, and we will continue to defend our sovereignty in this case."

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