| May 14, 2012
| 6:45 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- An Indiana diocese asked a federal court on Monday to reject a lawsuit by a former parochial schoolteacher who claims she was fired for violating Roman Catholic doctrine by using in vitro fertilization to try to get pregnant.
| May 23, 2012
| 6:22 PM
A Baltimore police sergeant who claimed he was never treated for post-traumatic stress disorder after he fatally shot a man in 2005 has settled a lawsuit against the city, in a deal that allows him to retire with his pension, according to court...
| May 23, 2012
| 11:32 PM
CALEXICO — The Calexico Unified School board voted 3-2 both to pass a resolution censuring one of its board members for the second time this year as well as to ratify a May 18 letter from the board president to that same board member.
| Nov 2, 2012
| 9:10 AM
WASHINGTON -- "Ronald Reagan changed the trajectory of America in a way that Richard Nixon did not and in a way that Bill Clinton did not." That was Barack Obama in 2008. And he was right. Reagan was an ideological inflection point, ending a 50-year...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 12:12 PM
Fry's Electronics will pay $2.3 million to settle a lawsuit from the federal government -- one of the largest of its kind -- alleging that the retailer retaliated against a supervisor who reported a sexual harassment claim.
Ka Lam, a supervisor at the...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:13 PM
The state Human Rights Commission met briefly Thursday for the first time in a year and once again lacked an unreconciled case for the members to decide.
The commission’s chairman, David Volk of Sioux Falls, suggested that perhaps the...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 1:05 AM
PIERRE - The state Human Rights Commission met briefly Thursday for the first time in a year and once again lacked an unreconciled case for the members to decide.
The commission's chairman, David Volk of Sioux Falls, suggested that perhaps the...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:47 PM
SOUTH BEND – The fallout from a federal wiretapping investigation into the South Bend Police department continues to grow.
South Bend’s former police chief Darryl Boykins has filed a Charge of Discrimination complaint with the Equal...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 3:31 PM
A former employee of San Mar Children’s Home in Boonsboro has filed a discrimination complaint with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Maryland Commission on Civil Rights, claiming she was discharged from her job because she is...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 4:28 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans on Tuesday blocked a Democratic bill calling for equal pay in the workplace. But President Barack Obama and his congressional allies aren't finished appealing to women on the No. 1 concern for all voters: the...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 12:03 PM
Q: We are about to hire a resident manager. We've always had a policy of asking whether applicants have ever been arrested or convicted; if the answer is "yes" to either question, we reject. Why take a chance, is what we figure. Is there anything...