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Worker at New Zealand company brings clown to firing meeting

A New Zealand man who was told he could bring someone along for support to a meeting where he expected to be fired spent more than $100 hiring a professional cl...

Worker at New Zealand company brings clown to firing meeting

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New Zealand man brings professional clown to pink-slip meeting who mimed crying, made balloon animals A New Zealand advertising executive facing the bleak prospect of being fired decided to inject a bit of humor into the situation, bringing a professional clown to his pink-slip meeting instead of a colleague for emotional support....
20:13, 09/13/2019

Man being fired brings emotional support clown to meeting A support dog just wasn’t going to cut it. A New Zealand man facing the ax at work brought a support clown to his recent redundancy meeting — the $200 performer provided comedic relief as his bosses fired him. Auckland ad man Joshua Jack ...
00:39, 09/14/2019

'There was no clown': Cruise company, police deny reports that fight broke out because of a clown Following reports that six people were assaulted on a cruise ship in a brawl with a clown, police and P&O Cruises are setting the record straight.       ...
20:39, 07/29/2019

Sad face: New Zealander takes clown to redundancy meeting Josh Thompson hired clown – who reportedly mimed crying as the paperwork was handed over – as emotional support aideIf you think emotional support animals have got out of control, prepare yourself for news of an emotional support clown. Related: Trum...
01:26, 09/14/2019

Eric Garner’s mom demands cop’s firing during de Blasio meeting “For the family, no part of the justice process has provided any satisfaction or closure,” de Blasio admitted in a statement. “In effect, they feel that door after door has been closed in their face.”...
10:26, 07/19/2019

Walmart Worker Calls for a Strike Until the Company Stops Selling Guns Following the El Paso, Texas, shooting in which a gunman murdered at least 22 people inside a Walmart this weekend, Thomas Marshall, one of the Walmart’s e-commerce category specialists, has sent a mass email, urging workers to engage in a “‘sick out...
09:00, 08/07/2019

Facebook is suing a New Zealand company and three people over fake Instagram likes Facebook filed a lawsuit in a U.S. federal court against a New Zealand company and three people for allegedly selling fake likes, views and followers to Instagram users....
14:53, 04/28/2019

Facebook protesters share their dislike of company at shareholder meeting Eight proposals are up for vote, including plans for an independent board chair and to reform the company’s share structureA specter is haunting Facebook’s shareholder meeting – the specter of a giant, inflatable angry emoji. The eight-foot frowny fa...
21:13, 05/30/2019

Drug Company to Pay Just $15.4 Million Over Doctor Bribery Scandal Involving Medicine That Brings in $1 Billion a Year Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals announced today that the company expects to pay $15.4 million in a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department after allegations that Questcor Pharmaceuticals, which Mallinckrodt acquired in 2014, had bribed doctors and t...
08:13, 06/06/2019

Google staff share claims of company retaliation in town hall meeting As promised, Google employees who led the large-scale walkouts in November have held a town hall meeting to share more allegations of a retaliatory culture at the company. Bloomberg understands that Claire Stapleton and Meredith Whittaker provided "m...
21:39, 04/28/2019

Congress Worker Loses Bet To BJP Worker, Gets His Head Shaved Madhya Pradesh Congress worker Bapu Lal Sen had bet with BJP's Ram Babu Mandloi that if Prime Minister Narendra Modi gets re-elected, he will get his head shaven....
14:13, 05/25/2019

Fears of a clown: why the original It will always be the best While the two-part re-adaptation of Stephen King’s supernatural hit may be reaching a wider audience, the 1990 miniseries remains the scarier alternativeNobody really trusts clowns, do they? I don’t know if it’s the makeup, hiding their real faces; i...
17:13, 09/04/2019

Man arrested with gun and clown mask at NYC government office What a clown. Cops busted a Brooklyn man fiddling with a gun and a creepy clown mask inside a city government office after a frightened witness called 911 to report him, police said Tuesday Rahmeek Younger, 30, was at the Human Resources Administrati...
04:26, 08/28/2019

Trump "Does Exactly What Clown Does": Director Of Stephen King's It Pennywise, the murderous clown who lurks in sewers and feasts on terrified children, is perhaps the most evil creation to ever emerge from the warped mind of Stephen King. But the director of the......
11:52, 09/02/2019

| China lashes 'clown' Horton for Sun podium protest Australian swimmer Mack Horton was slammed as "arrogant" and "rude" by Chinese media as his feud with China's Sun Yang accelerated at the world championships....
10:39, 07/23/2019

Ana Navarro: 2020 Democratic field beginning to look like a 'clown car' "View" co-host Ana Navarro derided the growing number of Democratic presidential candidates, suggesting the 2020 field was beginning to look like a "clown car."...
21:13, 05/17/2019

Wrinkles The Clown will traumatize your kids at your convenience in his new trailer In 2015, an unidentified man in Naples, Florida donning a petrifying clown get-up made The Washington Post for doing what he does best: scaring the living daylights out of the neighborhood children. A Southwest Florida legend, Wrinkles The Clown spen...
23:39, 09/06/2019

Review: History’s Shadows Haunt ‘The Black Clown’ In this musical theater piece adapted from a Langston Hughes poem, the bass-baritone Davóne Tines embodies the evolving, divided soul of black America....
00:13, 07/26/2019

'Suspicious' clown not creepy at all, cops say; just a 'nice' man celebrating his birthday Police in northern Tennessee solved the mystery of a septuagenarian in a clown costume who was reportedly seen trying to entice children with candy Thursday....
12:39, 05/11/2019

Nick's new Are You Afraid Of The Dark? trailer is here for all your unfulfilled murder-clown needs It’s a spooky-clown-y time in America these days, what with your Its and your Wrinkles running around all over the place, scaring the shit out of children in both murderous and non-murderous contexts. Still, we have to ask: Where are the wholesome mu...
11:13, 09/13/2019

Bloody fight starts on UK cruise ship after ‘clown’ shows up Passengers on a British cruise ship descended into a bloody mass brawl — after someone in a clown costume showed up at a black-tie dinner on board, according to reports. “’There was blood everywhere,'” tweeted UK TV journalist Richa...
06:39, 07/29/2019

It Is Surprisingly Hard To Create An Incompetent Ass-Clown In Dungeons & Dragons The great escapist fantasy of Dungeons & Dragons is that you are not a salaryperson shoveling handfuls of gummy bears into your mouth and rolling 20-sided dice. Rather, you are a singularly important hero with a singular capacity to disarm some i...
08:52, 08/09/2019

Biden labels Trump a 'clown' during campaign stop in South Carolina Former Vice President Joe Biden took a page out of President Trump’s playbook on Saturday when asked at a South Carolina fundraiser if he had a nickname for the president....
16:13, 05/05/2019

Brooks Koepka fires back at ‘clown’ Brandel Chamblee after Tiger take Brooks Koepka hasn’t impressed Brandel Chamblee enough with his golfing, but perhaps his Photoshopping will do the trick. In the past month, Chamblee, the Golf Channel analyst, has ripped Koepka for his weight loss and questioned his toughness....
03:13, 05/07/2019

Pennywise, take the wheel: A scary clown appears to drive man's 'It'-themed Jeep Don't be alarmed if you see Pennywise the clown on the highway – it's just Andrew Johnson's jeep inspired by the movie "It."        ...
12:00, 09/17/2019

Chicago mayor caught on mic calling police union official a ‘clown’ A hot-mic moment landed Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot in hot water when she was heard calling a Fraternal Order of Police official a “clown.” The official, Patrick Murray, was speaking during the prelude to a city council meeting Wednesday when the ma...
18:13, 07/25/2019

Not even Supernatural's final season trailer is free of the murder clown menace We’re starting to wonder if the TV and film trailer business is okay. Because it’s been murder clown-y as hell of late—not just with Pennywises and whatnot, but also Are You Afraid Of The Dark?, and now, somehow, the final season trailer for Supernat...
12:26, 09/14/2019

Passenger dressed as a clown causes mass brawl on cruise ship, witnesses say A mass brawl broke out on a British cruise ship Friday morning, leaving several people injured and others confined to their cabins for the rest of their journey, according to eyewitnesses who spoke to CNN affiliate ITV news....
09:00, 07/29/2019

Passenger in clown suit prompted mass cruise ship brawl, say witnesses Staff injured after late-night fight breaks out in buffet area onboard P&O vesselA holidaymaker dressed as a clown prompted a mass brawl on a cruise ship in which passengers used furniture and plates as weapons, according to witnesses.The late-night ...
19:52, 07/28/2019

Gilroy festival gunman had passport, clown mask, survival guide in car at time of shooting The gunman in the deadly California food festival shooting had bottle rockets, a camouflage pack and a wilderness training manual in his car.        ...
17:52, 08/09/2019

Jason Chaffetz: Nadler 'running a clown show with buckets of chicken and convicted felons' House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler has been "running a clown show" in his proceedings surrounding the Russia investigation, according to Jason Chaffetz....
06:52, 06/08/2019

Tuttii Fruittii: meet the clown hairdressers creating colourful chaos at London's most fun salon They're bright and bold and impossible to miss. Richard Gray heads to Deptford's Tuttii Fruittii to meet the experimental hairstylist clowns playing by their own rules...
10:13, 05/09/2019

Opinion: Lakers' organization resembles clown car, not storied franchise that attracted LeBron James Pleas were public and private, imploring Lakers owner Jeanie Buss to stop treating the storied franchise like a mom-and-pop shop. It hasn't happened.        ...
07:13, 05/10/2019

‘I Thought I Was Meeting a Nerd:’ Michelle Obama Shares Her First Time Meeting Barack Obama Like I’ve said before, the America in which I reside is currently single and is using this time to rediscover itself after the Obamas’ departure from the blackest administration in history....
22:52, 07/07/2019

Don’t Judge A Book By Its Cover: This Town Was Scared Of An Undead Clown That Chops People Apart With Its Axe, Until They Learned It Only Kills Those Who Have Committed The Sin Of Lust It’s easy to make snap judgments and get the wrong impression of people, and this story is a perfect example of why you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover: A small town was initially scared of the undead clown stalking their neighborhood until they ...
20:26, 05/02/2019

Emmys Class of '19: Vote for Class Clown, Life of the Party & More of Your Favorite TV Stars! Good morning and welcome to Emmys week! Hollywood's annual homage to television's best and most impressive is just six days away--the 71st Emmy Awards kicks off Sunday, Sept. 22,......
17:13, 09/16/2019

Cruise ship bosses: mass brawl on ship Britannia was not sparked by man in clown suit walking into black-tie event Cruise ship bosses have disputed reports that a mass brawl on board a liner was sparked by a man in a clown suit gatecrashing a black-tie event on board....
04:39, 07/29/2019

Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights Ryan Ford on August 31 The war of words between former heavyweights champions Lennox Lewis and Anthony Joshua continues, and Joshua Buatsi gets a durable Canadian for August 31 The post Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights ...
20:13, 08/15/2019

Alf Clausen sues Fox for firing him from The Simpsons Two years ago, iconic Simpsons composer Alf Clausen—the man behind the jaunty score, not the main theme—was fired. The story at the time, according to producer Richard Sakai, was that the show was looking for a “different kind of music” going forward...
07:52, 08/06/2019

Former top FBI official McCabe sues agency over firing Former top FBI official Andrew McCabe, who was dismissed from the agency following a tumultuous relationship with President Donald Trump, filed a lawsuit on Thursday alleging the termination violated his constitutional rights to free speech and due ...
14:26, 08/09/2019

'The Squad': Who are the congresswomen in Trump's firing line? Donald Trump has come under fire after taking aim at a group of Democrat congresswomen, telling them to "go back and help fix" their "broken and crime-infested countries" - despite them being American....
13:26, 07/16/2019

James Gunn opens up about his Disney firing In a dramatic turn of events last summer, James Gunn was fired by Disney after a series of old, offensive tweets resurfaced—tweets featuring jokes about pedophilia and rape. Despite the outpouring of support from colleagues, the stars of his two Guar...
19:26, 05/15/2019

Dragon was destroyed just before the firing of its SuperDraco thrusters Enlarge / It is not clear when we will see crewed flights of SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft. (credit: SpaceX) During a news conference Thursday in advance of a SpaceX supply mission to the International Space Station, the company's vice president of mi...
18:39, 05/02/2019

Embiid says idea of firing 76ers' Brown is 'B.S.' 76ers star Joel Embiid dismissed speculation that coach Brett Brown should be fired after another second-round exit. "He's done a fantastic job," Embiid said. "He's been there through everything."...
20:13, 05/13/2019

‘Cops are mad’ over Pantaleo firing, NYPD chief says NYPD cops are “mad” about the firing of Officer Daniel Pantaleo, department brass said Sunday — while claiming that a drop in arrests resulting from the firing is not making the city any less safe. “The cops are upset. Cops are mad. They’...
20:00, 09/02/2019

Man arrested after firing gun in the Bronx to impress girlfriend A man was busted by cops in the Bronx after firing bullets into the air to impress his girlfriend, sources said Tuesday. Raul Agosto, 38, was filming himself on a livestream with his gal pal when he fired off a .22-caliber gun around 4:30 a.m. Friday...
09:39, 07/03/2019

After firing, rehiring James Gunn says he’s a better person LOS ANGELES (AP) — After being fired and then rehired from “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” in less than a year over controversial old tweets, writer-director James Gunn says that he’s a better person than he was a year ago. Gunn te...
23:39, 05/19/2019

Slipknot's Shawn 'Clown' Crahan thanks fans for support after death of daughter Gabrielle Slipknot percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan announced that his youngest daughter, Gabrielle, died Saturday. She was 22.        ...
05:13, 05/23/2019

Pennywise, take the wheel: A scary clown appears to drive man's 'It'-themed Jeep Don't be alarmed if you see Pennywise the clown on the highway – it's just Andrew Johnson's jeep inspired by the movie "It."        ...
06:00, 09/14/2019

Andrew McCabe sues FBI, Justice Department over his firing The lawsuit, the second this week from an ex-FBI official challenging the circumstances of his termination, says the firing was part of Trump’s plan to rid the bureau of leaders he perceived as disloyal to him....
07:13, 08/09/2019

Kickstarter accused of union-busting after firing two employees Kickstarter has fired two employees who headed a unionization effort within the company, according to Slate. The crowdsourcing company fired Taylor Moore (its head of comedy and podcasts) on Thursday, a week after firing Clarissa Redwine (one of its....
23:39, 09/13/2019

Seizure, ‘alcoholic:’ Big Cass reveals downfall after WWE firing Former WWE star Big Cass has revealed his battle with booze and mental health issues since he was fired last year. The 7-footer, real name William Morrissey, was receiving a big push in the company following his split with long-term tag-team partner ...
20:26, 06/20/2019

Joe Namath: ‘Only the timing’ of Mike Maccagnan firing surprised me Joe Namath was like most Jets fans when he heard the news last week the team had fired general manager Mike Maccagnan. It caught him off guard, but not because he thought Maccagnan had done a great job. “Only the timing of it [surprised me],” Namath ...
02:39, 05/22/2019

Goldman sued by gay former executive who alleges firing was discriminatory Goldman Sachs has been sued by William Littleton, a former vice president who alleges sexual orientation discrimination. Littleton had been a leader of the Wall Street bank's LGBTQ network....
23:52, 06/05/2019

Solider Killed In Pak Firing At Line Of Control: Army A soldier was killed on Saturday as Pakistan violated ceasefire by shelling forward posts and villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district, prompting strong response from the Indian......
07:52, 08/18/2019

O’Neill: There won’t be policing slowdown in wake of Pantaleo firing NYPD Police Commissioner James O’Neill on Sunday morning scoffed at the possibility of a police slowdown in response Officer Daniel Pantaleo’s firing — despite a cop-union’s calls for members to take “extreme caution” when doing ro...
21:13, 08/25/2019

Ex-Psychiatric Hospital Chief Files Lawsuit Over Firing LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – A former Kentucky psychiatric hospital chief claims in a lawsuit she was fired without cause in March. The Courier Journal reports among the defendants in the whistleblower lawsuit filed Friday by ex-Central State Hospita...
04:00, 06/03/2019

Protesters demand firing of Utah cop who pulled gun on child WOODS CROSS, Utah (AP) — Dozens of protesters have gathered outside a police agency in northern Utah to demand the firing of an officer who pulled his gun on a 10-year-old child last week. Organizers of the demonstration outside police headquarters i...
18:39, 06/15/2019

Mayor Bill de Blasio says ‘justice was done’ with Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio said “justice was done” with the firing of Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo for the death of Eric Garner — and insisted that rank-and-file cops won’t revolt over his ouster. “There was a fair and impar...
09:26, 08/20/2019

Jets focus on Joe Douglas after Mike Maccagnan firing The Jets may look down the New Jersey Turnpike for their next general manager. Eagles vice president of player personnel Joe Douglas is considered to be the favorite to land the Jets GM job by many around the NFL. Some even say it is a done deal and ...
01:26, 05/16/2019

Flap Over Lt. Gov. Aide’s Firing Roils Kentucky Leadership FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — When the Kentucky governor’s chief of staff authorized the firing of a top aide to the lieutenant governor he “overstepped his boundaries,” Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton said Tuesday, ratcheting up an unsettling elec...
21:00, 06/18/2019

Former FBI Agent Peter Strzok Sues Over ‘Unlawful’ Firing (Bloomberg) — A former FBI agent sued the Justice Department to get his job back, claiming he was unlawfully fired over his text messages critical of Donald Trump after the bureau caved in to pressure from the president. Peter Strzok claims his...
22:26, 08/07/2019

‘What the hell is going on?’: Former Jets stunned by Mike Maccagnan firing One-time Jets teammates Willie Colon and Nick Mangold had almost the same reaction as fans and the NFL community at the stunning news the team was moving on from canning general manager Mike Maccagnan less than three weeks after the NFL draft. “What ...
14:39, 05/17/2019

Opinion: Red Sox must answer some big questions after firing Dave Dombrowski Boston parted ways with Dave Dombrowski, who helped construct the 2018 World Series champions. Why is the Red Sox's GM spot so unstable?       ...
10:26, 09/11/2019

Russia tests advanced ICBMs by firing them from submarines Russian submarines have fired two nuclear-capable missiles which destroyed dummy targets in remote regions of the country, Russia's military says. The test comes a day after Moscow pledged to respond to US testing....
14:00, 08/24/2019

Protesters demand firing of Utah cop who pulled gun on 10-year-old WOODS CROSS, Utah — About 100 protesters gathered outside a police agency in northern Utah to demand an officer who pulled his gun on a 10-year-old child last week be fired. The crowd carried Black Lives Matter signs Friday evening and others protest...
23:00, 06/16/2019

Ex-FBI agent Peter Strzok sues government over firing Strzok was fired in August 2018 after it emerged that he had sent anti-Trump text messages to an FBI lawyer. The US president cited the messages as an example of what he said was an anti-Trump bias within the FBI....
07:00, 08/07/2019

James Gray on firing Brad Pitt into space "I'm sorry to get sententious on you," James Gray says around the midpoint of our interview. The director of "Ad Astra" is apologizing for keeping things highbrow, which is no reason to apologize at all....
15:26, 09/18/2019

Indiana archbishop defends firing of teacher in gay marriage INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis archbishop says his order that a Catholic high school fire a gay teacher was about upholding church teaching on same-sex marriage and not about sexual orientation. Archbishop Charles Thompson said during a Thursda...
22:13, 06/27/2019

U.K. Police Decline to Investigate Leak That Led to Minister’s Firing According to the police, a leak from Britain’s National Security Council that led to the dismissal of the defense secretary did not amount to a crime....
18:26, 05/04/2019

Austrian politician arrested after firing pistol from balcony An Austrian police tactical unit was deployed after a 57-year-old local politician fired indiscriminately from his balcony. No one was injured, and the populist Freedom Party of Austria suspended the unidentified man....
03:00, 07/13/2019

Walmart announces next-day delivery, firing back at Amazon Walmart's rollout of next-day delivery will begin in Phoenix, Las Vegas and Southern California this week, before reaching 75% of the country by the end of the year....
08:39, 05/14/2019

District seeks principal’s firing after most annoying trophy GARY, Ind. (AP) — A school district in northwestern Indiana says it’s seeking to fire a principal after a special needs teacher awarded an 11-year-old autistic student a trophy naming him the “most annoying male” of the school year....
15:52, 06/12/2019

Old Falcon 9 rockets done firing their engines will now inflame imaginations The twice-flown booster last used during the CRS-13 mission will go on display at Space Center Houston this summer. [credit: SpaceX ] Ten d...
10:26, 05/10/2019

Gunshots, Man Falls To Ground, Attacked With Sticks In UP Firing Videos Nearly a week after 10 people were shot dead in a dispute over land at Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh, two videos that have surfaced reveal the sheer horror of what went down on July 17 at a village just......
12:39, 07/22/2019

Ex-elevator chief suing NYCHA over claims of improper firing The NYCHA elevator chief who was ousted after an anonymous complaint alleged that he was racist and misogynistic is suing the embattled public-housing agency and two of its executives over his firing. Ivo Nikolic says in his Manhattan Supreme Court l...
04:26, 05/21/2019

NFL notebook: Texans' Clowney visits Dolphins after firing agent Houston Texans pass rusher Jadeveon Clowney is looking for new representation and has even visited a potential new team, multiple outlets reported on Tuesday....
15:13, 08/28/2019

North Korea's leader inspects test-firing of new weapon North Korean leader Kim Jung Un inspected the country's sixth missile test of a new weapon in less than a month, Korean Central New Agency reported Saturday....
22:00, 08/18/2019

NYPD chief says cops shouldn’t ‘back down’ after Pantaleo firing Cops should not “back down” from enforcing the law in the wake of former officer Daniel Pantaleo’s firing, NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan urged 36,000 rank and file members Friday. “This is not the time that we back down, ...
06:00, 08/24/2019

Tearful Michelle Wie mired in self-doubt after firing an 84 at Women’s PGA Championship “It’s hard. It’s just one of those situations where I’m not entirely sure how much more I have left in me,” said the 29-year-old golfer, who has been battling persistent hand and wrist issues....
20:00, 06/21/2019

Real estate broker Robert Futterman says he won’t sit idly by after firing Robert K. Futterman doesn’t need rehab, he needs a hug. As The Post reported Wednesday, the star broker was fired “for cause” on Tuesday because he had been behaving “erratically,” including interrupting company CEO Barry Gosin during a recent presen...
06:13, 05/31/2019

Ollie wins ruling on union protection in fight over firing The arbitrator in the dispute between UConn and Kevin Ollie has ruled that the former basketball coach is protected by a union contract when it comes to the standard the school must meet in proving his firing was justified....
13:00, 08/14/2019

Couple Sues Law Firm Over Parental Leave, Wages and a Firing In a new challenge to its workplace culture, Jones Day is accused of unlawfully dismissing a lawyer who questioned a gender disparity in its policies....
19:26, 08/14/2019

Team studies drone strikes on airplanes by firing them into a wall at 500 MPH Bird strikes are a very real danger to planes in flight, and consequently aircraft are required to undergo bird strike testing — but what about drones? With UAV interference at airports on the rise, drone strike testing may soon be likewise mandatory...
01:26, 07/02/2019

Iran urges U.S. to ‘abandon warmongering’ after firing of John Bolton Hassan Rouhani’s remarks signaled approval of U.S. President Donald Trump’s abrupt dismissal of John Bolton as national security adviser. Bolton had been hawkish on Iran and other global challenges....
19:26, 09/11/2019

Czech Culture Minister Resigns After Firing Museum Directors Antonin Stanek faced international complaints after he dismissed two museum chiefs. He said they had committed crimes, but many saw the moves as personal....
22:39, 05/16/2019

The Strikeout Machines In Houston Are Firing At Full Capacity [Update] Justin Verlander’s still got it. The 36-year-old Houston Astros starter flexed his muscles once again on Tuesday night, striking out 13 Cleveland Indians over seven innings of scoreless two-hit ball as his team picked up its 10th win in the past 12 g...
13:26, 08/01/2019

The ‘Pantaleo Effect’: NYPD arrests plummet in wake of firing The number of arrests and criminal summonses handled by city cops last week plummeted compared to the same period in 2018 — and law enforcement sources warn it’s the “Pantaleo Effect.’’ Officer Daniel Pantaleo was fired by NYPD Commissioner James O’N...
07:13, 08/27/2019

Teen Mom's Briana DeJesus Reacts to Jenelle Evans Firing Briana DeJesus is speaking out after her co-star was fired from the Teen Mom franchise. One day after it was confirmed that MTV would no longer be filming with Jenelle Evans, her castmate......
22:00, 05/08/2019

Kim oversees missile firing drills, tells troops to be alert North Korean state media have showed leader Kim Jong Un observing live-fire drills of long-range multiple rocket launchers and unspecified tactical guided weapons...
05:13, 05/05/2019

NFL: Trump tells draft pick who called Kaepernick 'clown' in tweet to 'stay true to yourself' The praise from President Donald Trump came after Bosa deleted tweets praising Trump and calling Colin Kaepernick a "clown."        ...
14:53, 04/28/2019

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe sues Trump administration over firing Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration Thursday seeking compensation for his "unlawful" termination....
04:26, 08/09/2019

Watch: Trump speaks at conference hours after firing John Bolton Roughly 1,800 people are reportedly expected to attend the conference, which draws leaders and representatives of historically black colleges and universities — often called HBCUs — from around the country....
08:13, 09/11/2019

Artillery Duel Near Line Of Control As Soldier Killed In Pakistani Firing India and Pakistan are exchanging heavy artillery fire at the Tangdhar sector near the Line of Control in north Kashmir after Pakistan violated the ceasefire agreement this afternoon....
16:13, 07/30/2019

De Blasio blasts ‘reprehensible’ NYPD union over response to Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio blasted the NYPD’s top union on Monday night following the Police Benevolent Association’s call for a vote of “no confidence” against him and the police commissioner. De Blasio said it was “reprehensible” ...
09:26, 08/20/2019

Watchdog defends explosive report seeking Conway’s firing, says he has no ‘animus’ toward her Under fire from the Trump White House for an explosive report seeking top adviser Kellyanne Conway’s removal, Special Counsel Henry Kerner said in an interview Thursday with Fox News that he has “no animus” toward her while defending his team's work....
00:13, 06/14/2019

Ex-FBI Official Andrew McCabe Sues Over Firing, Says Trump Ordered His Ouster (WASHINGTON) — Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, a frequent target of President Donald Trump’s ire, sued the FBI and the Justice Department on Thursday over his firing. The lawsuit, the second this week from an ex-FBI official cha...
00:52, 08/09/2019

Jets coach Adam Gase says he had nothing to do with GM Mike Maccagnan's firing Jets coach Adam Gase on Thursday denied playing any role in the firing of general manager Mike Maccagnan and added that there were no issues with his players.        ...
00:39, 05/24/2019

Ex-FBI agent Strzok sues agency over firing for anti-Trump texts Peter Strzok, the FBI agent who came under fire from U.S. President Donald Trump and other Republicans for sending text messages that disparaged Trump during the presidential campaign, filed a lawsuit on Tuesday alleging his termination from the job ...
10:13, 08/07/2019

Cramer: Buy pot stock Canopy Growth despite the firing of founder and co-CEO Bruce Linton "I have no idea why people are selling it," says CNBC's Jim Cramer, arguing a new CEO, who has yet to be named, will help lead the company in a new direction....
21:39, 07/03/2019

Schumer calls for firing of Border Patrol leadership over 'toxic' culture Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Wednesday called for the firing of top leadership at Customs and Border Protection, saying the conditions at detention facilities and a secret Facebook group featuring lewd posts from border agents highlight th...
23:13, 07/03/2019

‘This means WAR’: Comedians criticize SNL for firing Shane Gillis over racist language Former cast members such as Norm Macdonald and Rob Schneider and others like Bill Burr and Jim Jefferies aired their displeasure with the show's decision....
04:26, 09/19/2019

Asian parents call for Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s firing Branding him a “dangerous” anti-Asian racist, a group of some 80 protesters gathered Wednesday outside the Department of Education headquarters in Manhattan to call for Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s ouster. Chanting, marchin...
06:39, 06/27/2019

Redskins have faced a business staff exodus since the firing of Brian Lafemina Many of the roughly 40 employees — a quarter of the team’s non-football staff — who left said they felt hopeless after the ouster of Lafemina, who ran Washington’s business operations for eight months....
20:39, 07/31/2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un oversees missile firing drills North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has overseen a live-fire drill of long-range multiple rocket launchers and unspecified tactical guided weapons, the state's media reported....
23:13, 05/05/2019

Eric Garner’s mom Gwen Carr cheers firing of Daniel Pantaleo "Pantaleo, you may have lost your job, but I lost a son," Gwen Carr said outside NYPD headquarters. "You can get another job... maybe at Burger King."...
09:26, 08/20/2019

England's James Anderson trains in bid to be fit and firing for Ireland Test England assembled at Lord's on Monday ahead of their four-day Test against Ireland with intrigue surrounding the make-up of their six-man bowling attack....
18:52, 07/22/2019

North Korea follows talk of restarting nuke talks by firing off 2 projectiles North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles into the East Sea on Tuesday, South Korea military officials said, hours after it offered to re-start nuclear talks with the United States. ...
15:26, 09/10/2019

What Is a Leak? U.K. Defense Secretary’s Firing in Huawei Case Is in a Murky Zone The government says Gavin Williamson committed a grievous security breach. He says he did no such thing. The way the British news media work, both are possible....
14:00, 05/03/2019

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe sues Justice Department over firing Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is suing the Department of Justice over his 2018 firing, which came just over 24 hours before he planned to retire, alleging the punishment was "politically motivated and retaliatory."...
05:39, 08/09/2019

Andrew McCabe blames Trump for firing, sues Justice Department and FBI Former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe is suing the Justice Department and FBI over his firing last spring and accusing President Donald Trump of politically retaliating against him....
23:13, 08/09/2019

Scott Pelley reveals complaining about 'hostile work environment' at CBS led to firing Former “CBS Evening News” vet Scott Pelley claimed in an interview Sunday that he was ousted from the anchor chair back in 2017 because he “wouldn’t stop complaining” about the news vision’s “hostile work environment.”...
12:52, 05/27/2019

Adam Gase claims innocence in first words on Mike Maccagnan firing Jets coach Adam Gase denied he won a power struggle when the team fired general manager Mike Maccagnan last week. “I disagree with that, as far as a power struggle, because whoever is getting hired is going to have the same role — control of th...
23:52, 05/20/2019

Kashmir border firing kills three Pakistani, five Indian soldiers: Pakistan Pakistan said on Thursday three of its soldiers and five Indian troops were killed in a cross-border exchange of fire in the contested Kashmir region, one of the deadliest clashes between the rival armies this year....
15:27, 08/15/2019

James Gray on 'Ad Astra,' little green men and firing Brad Pitt into space "I'm sorry to get sententious on you," James Gray says around the midpoint of our interview. The director of "Ad Astra" is apologizing for keeping things highbrow, which is no reason to apologize at all....
10:39, 09/17/2019

WFAN’s Joe Benigno rips Jets over Mike Maccagnan firing: ‘All garbage’ Oh, the pain. Joe Benigno, WFAN’s nutty die-hard Jets fan, handled the team’s stunning news about as well as could be imagined. He let rip one of his trademark rants, hammering the franchise he loves like only the one-time-caller-turned-talk sh...
01:26, 05/16/2019

Pre-School Student Takes Grenade To Class Found On Firing Range In Sweden A young child sparked panic at his Swedish pre-school when he brought in a grenade he found on a military firing range to show his friends, local officials said Wednesday....
17:00, 09/11/2019

Softball pitcher sets NCAA record by firing fifth perfect game of the season Drake senior Nicole Newman struck out a career-high 18 during her record-setting performance in the Missouri Valley Conference tournament semifinals....
00:52, 05/12/2019

Factbox: Reactions to Trump firing of John Bolton, foreign policy hawk U.S. President Donald Trump has fired national security adviser John Bolton amid disagreements over how to handle foreign policy challenges such as North Korea, Iran, Afghanistan and Russia....
01:26, 09/11/2019

Illegal immigrants can hurt US economy, professor argues, prompting calls for his firing A college professor in Georgia is drawing criticism for his online comments about illegal immigrants, including his contention that people in the U.S. illegally can be a drain on the nation’s economy....
10:26, 06/08/2019

Missouri man, shot by police after allegedly firing gun at his child's mom, is charged with possessing firearm A suspect who was shot by police during a domestic violence dispute on Thursday has been charged with three counts ranging from domestic abuse to firearm possession after he allegedly shot the mother of his child during a confrontation. ...
10:26, 06/15/2019

Trump reportedly discussed firing Fed chair Jerome Powell over rate hikes President said he was ‘not happy’ with decision to raise ratesNot clear whether Trump has authority to force Powell outDonald Trump has reportedly discussed firing the Federal Reserve chairman, Jerome Powell, his latest move a series of unprecedented...
23:26, 06/18/2019

Arda Turan sentenced to prison for firing gun at hospital after nightclub fight with singer Barcelona midfielder Arda Turan has been sentenced to two years and eight months in jail after firing a gun at a hospital following a fight with a Turkish pop star....
05:13, 09/12/2019

Eric Garner's family receives sliver of justice after firing of NYPD officer Family of New York man insists ‘we’re not finished’ after dismissal of Daniel Pantaleo, who put Garner in a banned chokeholdOne thousand, eight hundred and sixty days after Eric Garner was killed on the streets of Staten Island, New York, his family ...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Adam Gase’s version of Maccagnan firing: Owner’s phone call, no backstabbing In his first extended comments since the Jets fired general manager Mike Maccagnan, coach Adam Gase was adamant he played no role in the ouster of the GM. “That would be false,” Gase said when asked about the perception he stabbed Maccagnan in the ba...
23:00, 05/23/2019

Trump Report Card: Bolton firing, debt, hotels cloud week This week’s White House Report Card finds President Trump sizing up his choices for a fourth national security adviser, cheering his Supreme Court endorsement of changing U.S. asylum policy and continuing to pack federal courts with his young judges....
10:26, 09/15/2019

Jenelle Evans Reveals David Eason's ''Supportive'' Advice for Her After Teen Mom Firing Jenelle Evans is opening up about her recent firing from MTV's Teen Mom. It appears that the dramatic fallout from her termination is causing her and husband David Eason to consider......
08:13, 05/09/2019

Dems call for firing border patrol agents over ‘vile’ Facebook posts Senior Democrats touring migrant detention facilities on Monday called for the immediate firing of Customs and Border Protection agents who joked about migrant deaths and posted vulgar images of freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a secret Face...
00:13, 07/02/2019

In Firing Central Bank Chief, Turkey’s Leader Trades Credibility for Growth The move by Recep Tayyip Erdogan dealt a new blow to the central bank’s credibility while threatening to intensify the nation’s wrenching economic crisis....
05:26, 07/07/2019

Flying a jet and firing a gun: Thailand releases rare photos of King's royal consort Thailand's royal palace has released candid photographs of the king's newly-anointed consort, offering a rare and intimate window into the lives of the Thai royals....
10:00, 08/27/2019

Trump Administration Asks SCOTUS to Legalize Firing LGBTQ Workers for Their Sexual Orientation Ahead of the Supreme Court hearing three major cases on discrimination against LGBTQ workers, the Department of Justice asked the court to legalize anti-gay workplace discrimination on Friday, arguing that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 do...
04:52, 08/24/2019

Israeli military kills 3 Palestinians near Gaza fence after firing toward 'armed suspects,' officials say Israeli soldiers killed three Palestinians near Gaza Strip’s heavily guarded perimeter fence after armed "terrorists" were spotted trying to "infiltrate into" the country, officials announced on Sunday....
05:52, 08/19/2019

White Chicago man charged with hate crime after shouting alleged slurs, firing air rifle Chicago man Ryan J. Salsman has been charged with a felony hate crime after he fired an air rifle at his neighbors while shouting racial slurs.        ...
17:52, 08/09/2019

Mauricio Pochettino ready to get Tottenham firing and lift the mood after Champions League heartbreak Defeat in the Champions League Final still weighs heavy on Tottenham and neither Mauricio Pochettino nor Harry Kane attempted to conceal their lingering pain at the start of the club's pre-season tour....
18:52, 07/19/2019

Navy reports successful test-firing of Hellfire missile from littoral combat ship A successful test-firing by an Independence-class Littoral Combat Ship Mission Modules program will prompt development tests, the Naval Sea Systems Command said....
04:00, 07/28/2019

Head of NYPD Group Is Losing His Mind Over Firing of Cop Who Put Eric Garner in Banned Chokehold The head of the New York Police Department’s Lieutenants Benevolent Association wrote on Tuesday that he is “disgusted” at the recent firing of Daniel Pantaleo, the officer who put Eric Garner in a banned chokehold in 2014, according to an email show...
06:26, 08/21/2019

Eric Garner’s Daughter Meets With NYC Mayor, Says Not Firing Officer Daniel Pantaleo Is ‘Unacceptable’ Though at this point it should be expected, it’s always a gut punch when a police officer takes a life—on video—and said death is ruled a homicide by an independent professional and yet, not only does the officer responsible remain unjailed but gainf...
02:00, 07/20/2019

Matt Lauer's Wife Annette Roque Files for Divorce More Than a Year After Today Firing Matt Lauer and Annette Roque are officially ending their 20-year marriage Roque filed divorce papers in a New York court on Tuesday, a year and a half after their split, E! News has......
03:39, 07/11/2019

Comedy heavyweights rail against 'cancel culture' in wake of 'SNL' cast member's abrupt firing Shane Gillis lost his chance “Saturday Night Live” gig over controversial comments he made in the past but fellow comedians are coming to his defense as the industry comes under assault....
21:26, 09/18/2019

NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill fires back at union boss over Pantaleo firing The NYPD’s top cop spoke publicly Thursday for the first time since announcing his decision to terminate embattled Officer Daniel Pantaleo — firing back at a police union boss who called the department “rudderless and frozen.”...
23:39, 08/22/2019

Texas officer fatally shoots homeless woman after firing at charging, unrestrained dog: reports A homeless Texas woman was killed when she was struck by a stray bullet fired by a police officer allegedly shooting an unrestrained dog who was charging at him....
21:52, 08/02/2019

North Korea's Kim calls for stronger strike power and directs missile firing, state media says The call for "full combat posture" by Kim Jong Un came while the United States announced it had seized a large cargo ship for carrying an illegal shipment of coal....
09:13, 05/10/2019

Police union calls for dismissal of NYPD chief, NYC mayor over officer Daniel Pantaleo's firing The New York Police Department's largest union issued a vote of no confidence for Mayor Bill de Blasio over the firing of an officer involved in the controversial death of Eric Garner five years ago....
09:13, 08/30/2019

Justice Dept. sues Omarosa for failing to file financial disclosure after Trump White House firing Omarosa Manigault Newman, who had been a senior advisor to President Donald Trump before her firing, was sued for allegedly failing to file required financial disclosures....
03:00, 06/26/2019

Kim Jong Un oversees missile firing drills, tells troops to keep ‘high alert posture’: State media North Korean state media on Sunday showed leader Kim Jong Un observing live-fire drills of long-range multiple rocket launchers and what appeared to be a new short-range ballistic missile....
14:52, 05/05/2019

Hong Kong protest escalation: Tear gas, water cannons and a police officer firing a warning shot The tension between law enforcement and pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong escalated over the weekend as police used tear gas, deployed water cannons and drew their guns at protesters — including one officer who fired his weapon in what authori...
16:52, 08/26/2019

North Korea State Media: Kim Jong Un Oversees Missile Firing Drills and Calls for ‘High Alert Posture’ (SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korean state media on Sunday showed leader Kim Jong Un observing live-fire drills of long-range multiple rocket launchers and what appeared to be a new short-range ballistic missile, a day after South Korea expresse...
09:13, 05/06/2019

Gabrielle Crahan, daughter of Slipknot's Shawn 'Clown' Crahan, has died at 22 Slipknot percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan announced that his youngest daughter, Gabrielle, died Saturday. She was 22.        ...
18:52, 05/21/2019

The rise of tech-worker activism Video by Chris Schodt, production by Justin Wolfson. (video link) In this episode of Ars Technica Live, we spoke with Leigh Honeywell, a security engineer who has worked at several large tech companies as well as the ACLU. She's been at the forefront...
12:13, 05/02/2019

MTA worker recounts his run-in with the ‘subway saboteur’ An MTA subway driver described the heart-stopping moment an e-brake-happy, serial saboteur struck and brought his train to a grinding halt. “I was in between stations and I was operating the train, going at a good speed, all of a sudden the train jus...
01:52, 05/24/2019

What it’s like being a transgender refugee sex worker in Pakistan It’s a dark underworld rarely brought to light in discussions of human rights and refugees. But there is a growing pool of refugees in Pakistan – who have fled oppression in neighboring Afghanistan and Bangladesh – who identify as transgender, and ha...
04:26, 05/07/2019

Trump says McGahn ‘may have been confused’ when he said Trump directed him to pursue Mueller’s firing In a television interview broadcast Friday, the president issued a fresh denial of an episode key to contentions by Democrats that he obstructed justice....
16:26, 06/14/2019

Utah man featured in 'Under the Banner of Heaven' closer to death by firing squad Utah death row inmate Ron Lafferty featured in the book "Under the Banner of Heaven" loses appeal, inches closer to execution by firing squad.        ...
06:13, 08/15/2019

Construction worker killed in accident at Disneyland ANAHEIM, Calif. — A construction worker has been killed in an accident at Disneyland. Authorities say the man was working around a trench at a backstage area at 3:19 a.m. Thursday and was hit by a large steel plate after a piece of equipment accident...
10:26, 08/30/2019

He threatened to kill everyone if he got fired. His co-worker didn't believe him Gary Martin made no secret of his intentions when he showed up for work at Henry Pratt Co. in Aurora, Illinois, on February 15, according to authorities....
02:39, 05/01/2019

Rise in U.S. Worker Productivity Could Be Difficult to Maintain U.S. workers’ efficiency improved at the best rate in nearly a decade, revised data confirmed, but that pace could prove difficult to maintain with economic growth expected to cool as the year progresses....
23:52, 06/06/2019

Watch: Chimpanzee pushes zoo worker during escape Security cameras at a Chinese zoo recorded footage of guests and employees running for safety while being chased by a chimpanzee that briefly escaped its enclosure....
21:00, 07/12/2019

| Kidnapped SA mine worker released in DR Congo A South African mine worker kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been freed more than a month after he was snatched by an armed group in the country's restive east, local media reports....
00:26, 09/07/2019

CEOs are paid 278 times more than average US worker CEO pay has increased 1,008 percent between 1978 and 2018, while typical worker pay has edged up 12 percent, according to an analysis from the Economic Policy Institute....
02:39, 08/16/2019

Investigators say former DPS worker stole guns, ammo PHOENIX – A former supervisor in the Arizona Department of Public Crime Lab Firearms Section has been indicted on fraud and theft charges. According to the Arizona Attorney General’s Office, investigators believe Todd Whittard, 52, stole ...
04:13, 06/18/2019

U.S. Worker Productivity Advances at Best Rate Since 2010 U.S. workers’ efficiency improved during the past year at the best pace in nearly a decade, laying groundwork for stronger wage growth and continued economic expansion....
15:52, 05/02/2019

MTA worker secretly kept USPS job in case he didn’t like new gig An MTA worker was busted secretly holding onto his previous job with the USPS for months after he was hired — admitting he wanted to see if he liked the new role before giving it up, a watchdog report says. Carlyle Aris of Brooklyn began working as a...
07:39, 08/09/2019

UK consular worker Simon Cheng has been freed Police in Luohu, a district of Shenzhen, confirmed Simon Cheng's release on Saturday. He was freed "upon completing his term of detention" on August 24, police said in a statement posted to social media....
00:00, 08/25/2019

Ex-cop claims co-worker raped and beat her for years The NYPD is conducting an internal investigation after a former cop claimed her superiors did nothing to address her complaints that she was allegedly raped and beaten by her co-workers in a Harlem precinct over a period of years. Maria Mendez claime...
00:26, 07/17/2019

California truckers brace for new 'gig worker' rules California trucking companies that haul everything from summer strawberries to cars and Christmas toys say they are under threat from a bill that could turn so-called gig workers into employees....
21:26, 09/11/2019

Bernie Sanders Takes on Walmart Over Worker Pay Sen. Bernie Sanders appeared at Walmart’s annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to push the company to raise its minimum wage, the latest sign that the retail giant can’t fully shake a reputation—in some quarters—as a bad place to work....
06:00, 06/06/2019

55 bodies recovered from Libya shipwreck: aid worker Fifty-five bodies have been recovered so far off the Libyan coast, an aid worker said on Saturday, after a wooden boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsized on Thursday....
16:26, 07/27/2019

The 30 largest worker strikes in American history Labor strikes have made recent history with teachers in many states striking recently. The largest strikes in U.S. history go back to the late 1800s.        ...
19:52, 05/06/2019

City worker sentenced for stealing over $300K to put hex on her ex A former city Human Resources Administration employee who admitted to stealing more than $300,000 intended for needy New Yorkers — using a portion of the funds to arrange a “supernatural curse” to be placed on her ex-boyfriend — has been sentenced to...
01:39, 07/18/2019

"Firing One Bullet At Iran Will Set Fire To US Interests": Iran General Tehran warned Washington Saturday that any attack would see its interests across the Middle East go up in flames after US President Donald Trump said he called off a strike at the 11th hour....
02:26, 06/23/2019

Seven Kings Mosque: Masked man shot a 'blank-firing handgun', early investigations suggest Police today suggested a "blank-firing handgun" was fired outside the Seven Kings Mosque in east London on Thursday night, as the main entrance to the building remained closed....
21:00, 05/10/2019

NYPD union chief: Commissioner 'cringing in fear' by firing officer in Eric Garner death The NYPD officer who placed Eric Garner in a chokehold in the moments before his death on a New York City Street five years ago was fired.        ...
06:39, 08/20/2019

Man threatens to harm worker’s child during bodega robbery Cops are looking for a man who threatened to harm a Brooklyn bodega worker’s child, then swiped hundreds of dollars from her after she refused to break his $100 bill. The stranger entered Blanquita’s Deli & Grocery on 18th Avenue in Benso...
22:39, 06/05/2019

California school newspaper will run story on porn worker STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — A Central California school district will allow a high school newspaper to publish a profile of an 18-year-old student who works in the porn industry. The Stockton Record reports that the Lodi Unified School District won’...
07:00, 05/03/2019

Saudi princess tried in absentia over alleged attack on worker Princess Hassa accused of getting bodyguard to beat man for taking photo in Paris homeThe sister of the crown prince of Saudi Arabia is going on trial in absentia in Paris accused of conspiring to kidnap and beat a worker who was refurbishing her lux...
20:00, 07/09/2019

Chick-Fil-A worker jumps out window, saves choking boy FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Surveillance camera video shows a Chick-Fil-A employee jumping through a drive-thru window to save a choking boy in Georgia. WSB-TV reports Chick-Fil-A employee Logan Simmons said he overheard a panicking mo...
22:26, 06/28/2019

Do I want to work for that CEO? New rules show the gap between chief executive, worker pay Publicly owned companies now must reveal how wide a gulf exists between the compensation earned by average workers compared to their CEOs       ...
15:39, 07/08/2019

Ex-U.N. aid worker jailed in Nepal for sexually abusing boys A court in Nepal has sentenced a former UN aid worker from Canada to nine years in jail on charges of sexually abusing two boys, a court official said on Tuesday....
13:00, 07/09/2019

Hotel worker 'prevents potential mass shooting' A potential mass shooting may have been prevented in California after a hotel employee reported a disgruntled colleague who had threatened to shoot everyone he saw in the building, police have said....
01:39, 08/23/2019

Day care worker accused of hitting, shaking children ORMOND BEACH, Fla. — Authorities in central Florida say a former day care worker has been arrested after being caught on security video hitting, slapping and shaking children. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports 65-year-old Katherine Weitz was arr...
09:39, 06/06/2019

Inmate may have killed Tennessee prison worker while escaping Authorities are on the hunt for a dangerous inmate who broke out of a Tennessee prison on his birthday Wednesday — and may have killed a state Department of Corrections employee. Department of Corrections administrator Debra Johnson, 64, was fo...
08:52, 08/08/2019

| Two Shell oil worker hostages freed in Nigeria - police Two Shell oil workers kidnapped in Nigeria's restive oil-rich south have been freed, six days after they were seized by gunmen who killed their guard and driver, police have said....
20:00, 05/02/2019

Man Told Starbucks Worker His Name Was Aziz. She Wrote "ISIS" On His Cup Niquel Johnson paid for three drinks in Philadelphia on Sunday, and in typical Starbucks fashion, an employee asked for his name. Johnson, 40, told them "Aziz," his Islamic name pronounced ah-zeez. He......
03:39, 08/31/2019

Maintenance worker dies in fire in underground vault PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s largest utility says one of its workers died over the weekend while doing maintenance in an underground vault. Fire crews had responded to an explosion in the vault late Sunday night in downtown Phoenix and saw flames c...
17:52, 07/01/2019

Delta Airlines worker killed in tug accident at JFK Airport A Delta Airlines worker was killed at JFK Airport on Wednesday afternoon when an airplane tug hit him, a report said. The worker was struck by the tug near Terminal 4 at about 3:30 p.m. and was later pronounced dead, according to ABC New York. Other ...
12:39, 08/15/2019

The Latest: Worker on leave after alleged spit at Trump son CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on allegation Eric Trump was spat upon in Chicago (all times local): 11:25 a.m. The owners of a Chicago cocktail lounge say an employee who allegedly spat upon President Donald Trump’s son Eric Trump has been placed on...
19:13, 06/26/2019

How far should you go to push a millennial co-worker to start saving for retirement? For office mentors, 401(k) discussions can sometimes fall on deaf ears. When it comes to trying to convince younger adults of the importance of saving for retirement, remind them that many people realize their mistake too late....
21:26, 07/29/2019

Florida zoo cited after worker injured by white rhino JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida zoo has been fined more than $14,500 after a worker was injured by a 4,000-pound (1,800-kilogram) white rhinoceros earlier this year. The Florida Times-Union reported Tuesday that the U.S. Department of Labor’...
01:26, 06/26/2019

Gas explosion destroys house, kills utility worker Authorities say a gas explosion destroyed a Southern California home and killed a gas company worker on Monday. More than a dozen others were injured in the blast in Murrieta. (July 15)        ...
07:26, 07/16/2019

In Japan, It’s a Riveting TV Plot: Can a Worker Go Home on Time? On this show, a 30-something project manager in the famously overworked nation wants nothing more than to get out of the office and into her favorite bar for happy hour....
21:13, 06/18/2019

Ex-home health worker ordered to pay $89K to theft victims WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A former Kansas home health worker who was convicted of stealing jewelry and money from elderly clients has been ordered to pay $89,000 in restitution. Thirty-three-year-old Dawn Becker also was placed on probation for five years...
18:00, 05/09/2019

Police apprehend ex-worker who threatened shooting in caves KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have apprehended a fired worker who is accused of threatening a shooting in Kansas City’s massive subterranean network of businesses housed in old limestone mines. Police said Tuesday in a tweet that they fou...
20:39, 06/25/2019

Caesars executive fired after ex-worker suit: sources Casino chain Caesars has fired a top executive who was accused of terminating an underling who complained about his “making out” with another underling. Caesars terminated Regional President Kevin Ortzman after the lawsuit, filed by Jocelyn Agnellini...
10:13, 08/13/2019

New head of UK's BT telecoms gives each worker 500 pounds worth of shares The new chief executive of Britain's BT Group said he would award each employee 500 pounds ($641) worth of shares, at a total cost of 50 million pounds, to create a more engaged workforce and improve customer service levels at the telecoms giant....
14:39, 05/16/2019

New PM urged to lower migrant worker salary threshold The Tory leadership hopefuls are facing pressure to lower the salary threshold for migrant workers from £30,000 to £20,000 to avoid skills shortages across the economy after Brexit....
07:52, 07/17/2019

BJP Functionary In J&K Surrenders Security Cover After Worker's Killing A senior functionary of the Jammu and Kashmir unit of BJP on Tuesday surrendered his security in Srinagar as a mark of protest against the withdrawal of security to the party activists by the......
11:39, 05/07/2019

| Israel expels Filipino worker with Israeli-born son: NGO A Filipino migrant worker and her Israeli-born teenage son were in the process of being deported from Israel, an NGO lobbying for children of migrants has said....
07:26, 08/13/2019

"Should Be Appreciated": UP Minister On Government Worker Tying Shoelace A minister in the Uttar Pradesh government courted controversy after he was seen getting his shoelace tied by a government employee at a yoga event on Friday....
13:39, 06/22/2019

Islamist militants kidnap at least one NGO worker in Nigeria, sources say Islamist insurgents have kidnapped at least one person working for an international aid organization, Action Against Hunger, in northeastern Nigeria, sources said on Friday....
16:52, 07/19/2019

Connecticut man accused of killing Anguilla hotel worker says he'd 'do it again' The Connecticut man about to stand trial in Anguilla for killing a resort worker maintained Monday that he was defending himself and his daughters from a "crazed and desperate" attacker and said he's looking forward to clearing his name....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Former child refugee tracks down aid worker who gave her a bike Mevan Babakar uses Twitter to find man whose gift brought her joy more than 20 years agoA former child refugee is to meet the camp worker who gave her a bike, after her online callout to find the man who brought her joy went viral.Mevan Babakar, 29, ...
22:00, 08/13/2019

Aid agency worker, others kidnapped in northeast Nigeria appear in video International aid agency Action Against Hunger said on Thursday that a staff member and five others kidnapped in Nigeria last week had appeared in a video released on Wednesday evening....
11:13, 07/25/2019

Bullring worker gored to death at Spanish festival Horrifying footage shows a huge bull charging straight at a bullring worker — killing him instantly as he was gored through the neck. The bull ran out in front of cheering spectators on Sunday at an annual festival in Zamora, Spain, after being...
17:39, 06/17/2019

Uber Says It Will Not Change Driver Status Under California Gig-Worker Law The company said that a bill state lawmakers passed this week to extend minimum wage and other protections to independent contractors does not apply to its drivers....
23:52, 09/11/2019

The world is my office: why I chose to become a digital nomad worker From copywriters to computer programmers, people with online-based jobs are seizing the chance to take their work on their travelsI dismissed the idea at first. Over a picnic in south London’s Brockwell Park last May my friend Tom asked whether I had...
21:52, 05/11/2019

Zionism row council worker was unfairly fired, says tribunal A council worker filmed at a pro-Jeremy Corbyn demonstration saying that Zionists "collaborated" with the Nazis was wrongly sacked, an employment tribunal has ruled....
15:00, 07/12/2019

Employees say companies use IT for pure profit, not worker empowerment A survey of white- and gold-collar employees show they're suspicious of companies' motivations for using IT. Oddly, older employees say they believe in technology for productivity more than their younger counterparts....
18:13, 09/17/2019

BJP Alleges Trinamool Behind Death Of Its Worker In Bengal's Hooghly A BJP worker was found dead in West Bengal's Hoogly district today, leading to a war of words between the party and the ruling Trinamool Congress in the state....
09:13, 07/28/2019

KOA fires white worker who pulled gun on black visitors JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A white employee of a Mississippi campground has been fired after video showed her holding a gun while telling an African American couple to leave because they did not have a reservation. Kampgrounds of America spokesman Mike Ga...
01:39, 05/29/2019

Industrial Firms Report Big Swings in Typical Worker's Pay Several S&P 500 companies in the industrials and materials sector posted big swings in what they said their median worker was paid in 2018 compared with 2017, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis....
13:39, 05/02/2019

Bodega worker fatally stabbed after confrontation outside store An upper Manhattan bodega worker was fatally stabbed following a confrontation outside the store Wednesday night, police said. The 28-year-old man was stabbed in the chest during an argument with a group of people gathered outside of Dyckman Kwik Sto...
07:13, 06/20/2019

Arizona DPS trooper arrested for allegedly threatening to kill co-worker PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper has been arrested for allegedly threatening to kill another employee of the agency. DPS officials say Edward Swan made the threat in front of his supervisor during a meetin...
14:13, 08/01/2019

Walmart Retaliates Against Worker Who Urged Employee Walkout Over Gun Sales Following a pair of deadly mass shootings over the weekend, including one at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, a Walmart e-commerce category specialist, Thomas Marshall, posted two memos widely within the company, urging mass action by employees to pressu...
05:26, 08/07/2019

Cal State Fullerton suspect arrested for fatal stabbing of co-worker A Cal State Fullerton staffer was arrested in the fatal stabbing of his co-worker after spending two days on the run, police said Thursday. Chuyen Vo, 51, was cuffed at his home in Huntington Beach Wednesday at about 10:15 p.m., Fullerton Police Chie...
07:39, 08/23/2019

3 accused of attacking Pennsylvania mall worker, stealing SUV, then crashing into bus Police have arrested three people, saying they attacked a Pennsylvania mall employee on Tuesday, stole her SUV and led police on a chase that ended in a crash with a public bus....
10:39, 09/05/2019

Homeless man arrested in disturbing machete attack on deli worker A homeless man was picked up hours after allegedly hacking at a helpless deli worker with a machete in Hells Kitchen, police said Sunday. Rigoberto Reyes, 57, was arrested just after 2 p.m. Saturday on charges of assault, criminal possession of a wea...
20:39, 06/09/2019

DNA test proves care worker is heir to sprawling £50m estate A struggling care worker has inherited one of Britain's finest country estates after he was found to be the illegitimate son of the property's previous aristocratic owner who died last year....
10:00, 05/21/2019

Arizona postal worker says mail trucks get hot enough to cook steak I only lived in Phoenix for two years, but that was long enough to know I couldn’t stand the heat, and I needed to get out of the kitchen. Oh, it’s a dry heat you say? Forgive me for ignoring the dew point when it’s 110 degrees at 2 in the morning an...
04:00, 08/08/2019

School cafeteria worker says she was fired for giving lunch to boy who couldn’t pay A New Hampshire cafeteria worker claims she was fired after providing lunch to a high school student who didn’t have money for a meal. Bonnie Kimball was working the register at the Mascoma Valley Regional High School cafeteria on March 28 when...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Woman threw hot coffee on McDonald’s worker during fight: cops A Baltimore woman threw a cup of hot coffee on a Brooklyn McDonald’s worker Thursday morning after the employee asked her to take her feet off the restaurant furniture, police said. Christine George, 69, was sitting inside the McDonald’s ...
21:13, 05/23/2019

Britain presses for information on HK consulate worker detained in China Britain's Foreign Office continues to "urgently seek further information" about an employee of its Hong Kong consulate who was detained in China, it said on Thursday....
14:26, 08/22/2019

NHS worker who blackmailed Grindr dates with naked photos is jailed An NHS hospital worker who blackmailed a string of online dates by threatening to send naked pictures to their friends and family has been jailed for more than two years....
18:26, 08/22/2019

Assam BJP Worker Gets Himanta Biswa's Photo Tattooed, Calls Him "God" A BJP worker in Assam took political fandom to another level and got a picture of state minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tattooed on his forearm. Another BJP worker recently shared pictures of it on......
20:00, 08/22/2019

Mehbooba Mufti's Party Worker Shot At Allegedly By Terrorists In J&K A Peoples Democratic Party activist was seriously injured after terrorists allegedly shot him at Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district on Sunday, police said....
21:52, 05/19/2019

Kenneth Saal arrested in murder of co-worker Carolyn Byington A New Jersey man has been arrested in the murder of his 26-year-old co-worker, more than two months after she was found dead in her apartment, prosecutors said Thursday. Kenneth Saal, 30, is accused of killing Carolyn Byington when she went home for ...
23:39, 08/22/2019

Northern Territory mine worker buried under collapsing wall Major operation under way at Bootu Creek to find 59-year-old man from DarwinA worker has been buried in soil and rock after a wall collapse at a mine in the Northern Territory.A major operation has been under way to find the 59-year-old Darwin man at...
02:00, 08/26/2019

Chinese Man Allegedly Pushed Pak Worker Into Furnace In Anger, Arrested A Chinese national was arrested in Pakistan on Wednesday for allegedly pushing a Pakistani worker into a burning furnace in Punjab province for failing to comprehend his instructions, triggering......
23:13, 05/22/2019

Family Of Detained UK Consulate Worker Rejects 'Made-Up' Report The family of a staffer at the UK consulate in Hong Kong have rejected a "made-up" report by Chinese state media that he was detained in the mainland for visiting prostitutes....
00:26, 08/24/2019

Worker buried alive at open-cut manganese mine in Australia Emergency services are searching for a man buried alive when a wall collapsed in a manganese mine in Australia's Northern Territory, police said on Sunday....
14:00, 08/25/2019

Wendy's worker abducted in Idaho, suspect found in Arizona Authorities say a 17-year-old girl abducted from the Wendy's restaurant where she worked in Idaho has been found in Arizona along with the man accused of taking her....
23:39, 05/21/2019

Wendy’s worker abducted in Idaho, suspect found in Arizona SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old girl abducted from the Wendy’s restaurant where she worked in Idaho has been found in Arizona along with the man accused of taking her. Police tell KNXV-TV 18-year-old Miguel Rodriguez-Perez ...
20:26, 05/21/2019

Carnival worker accused of groping Montana police detective GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Prosecutors say a carnival worker accused of sexually assaulting women and a girl at the Montana State Fair last year was arrested after he groped an off-duty police detective who had training as a special victims unit offic...
19:26, 05/21/2019

DNA test proves former care worker is entitled to £50m country estate Jordan Adlard-Rogers inherits 1,536-acre Cornwall estate after proving owner was his fatherA former care worker has inherited a £50m country estate after a DNA test proved he was the son of its deceased owner.Jordan Adlard-Rogers, 31, found out his f...
13:52, 05/21/2019

BJP Worker Shot Dead In West Bengal's Nadia, Says Police A 23-year-old BJP worker was shot dead in West Bengal's Nadia district, police said on Saturday. The incident happened at Chakdaha town around 10 pm last night, a police officer said....
14:13, 05/25/2019

Amethi BJP Worker, Who Campaigned For Smriti Irani, Shot Dead A former village head in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi, who worked closely with BJP leader Smriti Irani during her Lok Sabha campaign, was shot dead early this morning....
10:13, 05/26/2019

Worker threatened to ‘shoot everyone’ at Atlanta Braves’ stadium: warrant A man who worked at Atlanta Braves stadium threatened to “shoot everyone there” and blow up the 41,000-seat ballpark, authorities said. Jamar Antonio Golfin, 30, was charged with a single felony count of making terroristic threats or acts after storm...
20:00, 08/08/2019

Tokyo Olympics construction worker dies from suspected heatstroke Japan’s capital has had temperatures above 31C for two weeks, prompting fears for 2020 Games’ athletesHeatstroke is suspected in the death of a worker at a Tokyo Olympics construction site, NHK national television has said, as the Japanese capital sw...
05:13, 08/09/2019

16% Polling In 8 Bengal Lok Sabha Seats In Two Hours, BJP Worker Killed Over 16 per cent people voted across eight Lok Sabha constituencies in West Bengal on Sunday where polling for the sixth phase of the Lok Sabha election was underway amid reports of violence that left......
10:26, 05/12/2019

Anger over author’s critical post of worker eating on train WASHINGTON (AP) — A Jordanian American writer is facing a backlash after she posted a picture on Twitter of a public transit worker eating on a Washington Metro train and reported details about the employee to her bosses. Natasha Tynes apologized a d...
19:00, 05/12/2019

Pissed-off worker urinates on Birds Eye’s pea production line in England A worker at a frozen foods plant in Britain apparently gave the ultimate “piss-off” to his employer. A video that appears to show a stream of urine washing over peas on a production line with the caption “Boycot birdseye peas”...
19:52, 08/10/2019

Husband charged with murder of United Nations aid worker, report The husband of a United Nations worker killed at her family home in Fiji last month has been charged with one count of murder, according to Suva police....
23:26, 08/12/2019

Sheriff: Carnival worker from Virginia shot, killed 3 women ABINGDON, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia have linked the slayings of two missing women and a missing teenage girl to a carnival worker who met the victims through the traveling show. The sheriff’s office in rural Washington County announced...
17:52, 05/14/2019

California advances bill that would 'lead the world' on gig worker rights Assembly Bill 5 would enact protections for workers, requiring them to meet three standards to be considered a contractorA bill that would fundamentally change the way tech giants – such as Lyft and Uber – engage with workers has passed a major hurdl...
01:13, 08/31/2019

Sanitation worker racked up $17K in tickets, fines using scavenged plates He used one man’s trash in an attempt to stay clean. A city sanitation worker from Staten Island used license plates he picked up from a dumpster to remain incognito, as he racked up more than $17,000 in parking tickets, traffic violations and E-ZPas...
12:39, 08/15/2019

Billboard worker falls from Cellino & Barnes sign in Brooklyn He knows who to call if he wants to sue. A billboard worker wound up in the hospital Tuesday morning when he tumbled off a rooftop sign in Brooklyn that happened to be touting the famed personal injury law firm Cellino & Barnes, family and officials ...
13:52, 05/15/2019

Drunk driver gets up to 9 years for fatally hitting co-worker in Brooklyn Leonel Ortega-Flores pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in Brooklyn Supreme Court earlier this month and was sentenced Thursday to three to nine years in prison....
05:52, 08/16/2019

How police stumbled upon traveling carnival worker suspected of killing 3 Investigation into James Michael Wright spanned three states. Wright is charged with killing two women and a teenager in a span of 18 days.        ...
22:26, 05/15/2019

White campground worker fired after pulling gun on black visitors Campground Carla? A white campground worker in Mississippi was fired this week after she was caught on video pulling a gun on a black couple and ordering them to leave — all because they didn’t have a reservation. “RACISM IS ALIVE A...
07:26, 05/29/2019

Airport worker fired for slipping ‘you ugly’ note to traveler A security screener at a New York airport is out of a job after slipping a note to a traveler that read: “you ugly.” Neal Strassner was going through a security checkpoint at Greater Rochester International Airport in late June when the s...
09:26, 08/18/2019

China: British consulate worker Simon Cheng released The 28-year-old had been in Chinese custody for more than two weeks. He had been accused of violating public security management regulations while in the city of Shenzhen, just across the bay from Hong Kong....
14:00, 08/24/2019

Police identify US postal worker shot to death in Louisiana SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A coroner’s office has identified the U.S. postal worker shot to death in Louisiana on Saturday morning. A release from the Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office says 52-year-old Antonio Williams was shot while making deliv...
12:52, 06/23/2019

Turkish court frees US Consulate worker from house arrest ISTANBUL (AP) — A court in Istanbul has released an employee of the U.S. Consulate from house arrest for health reasons. The court on Tuesday ruled, however, that Nazmi Mete Canturk should continue to be barred from leaving the country pending the ou...
13:52, 06/25/2019

Husband of aid worker jailed in Iran says his wife is being used as ‘bargaining chip’ Richard Ratcliffe calls what Iran is doing “hostage diplomacy.” He has been on a hunger strike for 12 days. Camped outside the Iranian Embassy in London, his message is simple: His wife, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, must be freed.  ...
00:13, 06/27/2019

Police: Worker finds suspected fentanyl in ice cream freezer SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Routine maintenance on a South Carolina convenience store’s ice cream freezer reportedly turned up a hidden stash of what authorities believe is the deadly synthetic opioid fentanyl. Authorities say a maintenance worker...
19:00, 06/21/2019

Tourist Accused of Killing Hotel Worker in Anguilla Speaks Out A Connecticut man charged with the death of an employee at a Caribbean island resort has broken his silence, refuting many of the details in the accusations levied against him....
22:00, 05/02/2019

A worker fired for missing work due to miscarriage was offered her job back. She said no GlowGolf suspended the manager who fired her and offered her her job back, but Jessica Starwald said "no thanks."        ...
19:13, 07/25/2019

Ex-‘Lion King’ puppet worker plans to sue city over 3-D gun bust The Brooklyn resident says he told cops that the gun he was making would be “completely non-functioning,” and a detective acknowledged it was merely “a prop of a firearm."...
01:26, 06/17/2019

Man slugs MTA worker in random attack inside Harlem station New video released by police shows the moment an irate straphanger slugged an MTA worker in an unprovoked attack in Harlem. The man was acting erratically as he slipped past the red tape stretched across the turnstiles inside the 2/3 train station at...
19:13, 06/17/2019

Mayor calls out worker accused of spitting on Eric Trump CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has condemned a cocktail lounge employee who Eric Trump says spit on him. Lightfoot said Thursday she had spoken to Trump, the son of Republican President Donald Trump, and that it was “ver...
03:26, 06/28/2019

BJP Worker Shot Dead In Bengal, Party Says "Trinamool Goons" Behind It A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker, named Saraswati Das, was allegedly shot dead by miscreants in Basirhat in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district....
09:52, 06/14/2019

Natural gas explosion at California home kills worker, injures 15 others A gas company worker was killed and more than a dozen people were hurt after a natural gas explosion leveled a home in Southern California on Monday, according to officials. ...
00:52, 07/17/2019

Carve Cafe worker stabbed after fighting off muggers: cops A worker at a deli called Carve Cafe was stabbed early Monday — after chasing down two thieves who tried to mug a customer at the Midtown site, cops said. Police said a man and a woman walked into the eatery on 45th Street near Eighth Avenue at about...
03:39, 05/07/2019

Police make arrest in killing of Louisiana postal worker SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Police in northern Louisiana said a man has been arrested for shooting and killing a postal worker. Shreveport police said Saturday that 32-year-old Michael Gentry is being held in the city jail on one count of second degree mu...
18:13, 06/23/2019

Postal worker gunned down while delivering mail in Louisiana, police say A mailman died Saturday after he was shot multiple times while on his mail route, the Shreveport Police Department confirmed.        ...
03:13, 06/23/2019

Construction worker takes smoke break as crane balances mid-air A crane operator in Brooklyn took a smoke break as the small machine hung precariously mid-air on Thursday morning after workers overfilled the machine, according to authorities and photographs. The lift began tipping shortly before 8:30 a.m. in the ...
17:52, 07/25/2019

Hey, Jeff Bezos: I'm an Amazon worker and this is why I'm joining the climate strike On 20 September, more than 1,000 Amazon staffers will walk out of their offices to demand action. Rebecca Sheppard is one of the strike’s organizersSince late last year, a group of workers within Amazon have been organizing to push the company to rad...
10:39, 09/10/2019

Bulgarian cybersecurity worker detained over tax agency hack attack A 20-year-old Bulgarian cybersecurity worker has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a hacking attack that stole millions of taxpayers' personal and financial data, interior ministry officials said on Wednesday....
09:39, 07/17/2019

Sanitation worker injured when gas tank explodes during trash collection A city sanitation worker was injured Friday morning when a gas tank exploded during garbage collection in Brooklyn, sources said. The Department of Sanitation crew was hauling trash in front of a home on 12th Street near 7th Avenue in Park Slope at a...
19:52, 06/14/2019

Social worker banned from work after pursuing abuse victim for sex A social worker who repeatedly called and messaged a vulnerable domestic abuse victim to tell her he was looking for a girlfriend has been suspended from the profession for a year....
02:39, 09/10/2019

Postal worker fatally shot while delivering mail, cops say A postal worker was fatally shot Saturday in Louisiana while he was delivering mail — and a suspect has been arrested in connection to his murder, according to reports. Antonio Williams, a 52-year-old letter carrier, was gunned down around 11:2...
05:52, 06/25/2019

Congress Worker Stabbed, 3 Polling Officials Suspended In Odisha A Congress worker was stabbed to death, while three polling personnel were suspended for violation of norms in Odisha, where the fourth and final phase of polling were conducted on Monday in six Lok......
22:39, 04/29/2019

Worker confidence in finding a new job has hit a six-year high, but it might be a 'turning point' A recent Fedsurvey showed that workers' confidence for finding a new job was the highest since the central bank started keeping track in June 2013....
03:26, 06/18/2019

Wife held against her will rescued after handing note to Domino’s worker A New Mexico woman being held against her will by her husband was rescued after she handed a note detailing her dire situation to a Domino’s Pizza worker, according to a report. The woman delivered the message at a Domino’s Pizza shop in Anthony, Tex...
06:13, 07/25/2019

Ex-Google worker fears 'killer robots' could cause mass atrocities Engineer who quit over military drone project warns AI might also accidentally start a warA new generation of autonomous weapons or “killer robots” could accidentally start a war or cause mass atrocities, a former top Google software engineer has war...
19:52, 09/15/2019

Missing Bronx junkyard worker’s body found after fire The body of a missing worker was found at the scene of a Bronx junkyard fire Thursday afternoon, authorities said. The worker had been unaccounted for since the blaze broke out at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the New England Used Auto Parts on Boston Road in ...
21:39, 09/06/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro says government may cut worker protections to boost job creation Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Sunday that the government may look at making it less expensive for employers to fire workers, as it seeks fresh ways to stimulate a weak economy....
03:00, 07/22/2019

BJP Worker Beaten In Bengal For Chanting Jai Shri Ram, Dies: Party The BJP claimed today that one of its workers was allegedly beaten to death by Trinamool Congress activists in West Bengal's Nadia district for chanting ''Jai Shri Ram''. Trinamool termed the......
20:52, 07/06/2019

Worker injured in roof collapse at Brooklyn construction site A hardhat was injured Friday when the roof of a room collapsed at an under-construction Brooklyn school, officials said. Emergency responders were called to Edward B. Shallow Junior High School on 16th Avenue near 65th Street in Bensonhurst after the...
01:39, 07/06/2019

"Not Elected To Clean Toilets": Pragya Thakur On BJP Worker's Complaint Pragya Singh Thakur, a first-time BJP parliamentarian from Madhya Pradesh, has told party workers that she "wasn't elected to get drains and toilets cleaned", a statement that many saw as arrogant and......
09:00, 07/22/2019

GM plots temp-worker push with UAW still seething over doomed plants GM's move to temporary workers sets up a hot summer of negotiations with the UAW as the two try to hash out a new labor deal in the coming months. The last contract was bargained over in better times....
12:52, 06/19/2019

Rahul Gandhi, Sued By RSS Worker, To Appear In Mumbai Court Today Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to appear in a court in Mumbai today in connection with a defamation case filed by an RSS worker against him for allegedly linking journalist Gauri Lankesh's killing with the......
06:39, 07/04/2019

California lawmakers consider bill that would 'lead the world' on gig worker rights Assembly Bill 5 would enact protections for workers, requiring them to meet three standards to be considered a contractorCalifornia legislators are set to decide on legislation that would fundamentally change the way tech giants like Lyft and Uber en...
16:00, 08/30/2019

ILO worker's organization marks 100 years with social justice call The UN's international labor organization has started centenary celebrations in Geneva. Chancellor Merkel is among the world leaders attending to make a point for "social standards."...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Daycare worker charged with murder for suffocating crying baby A Delaware daycare worker has been charged with murder after surveillance footage showed her covering a baby’s face for more than three minutes because she would not stop crying, according to police. Dejoynay Ferguson, 19, allegedly put the lif...
21:13, 09/08/2019

Chick-fil-A worker leaps through drive-thru window to save choking boy One Chick-fil-A employee in Georgia said he’s feeling like a “hero” after leaping through a drive-thru window to save a young boy from choking. On Wednesday, Logan Simmons was working the drive-thru of the chicken-centric chain’s Stonebridge Village ...
19:52, 06/28/2019

Shop worker's body found behind freezer 10 years after disappearance Ten years after going missing, a supermarket worker has been found dead in a gap behind a freezer in the store - where he is thought to have taken a break....
05:39, 07/24/2019

Worker falls to his death after box truck slams into his cherry picker A worker fell to his death when a box truck slammed into his cherry picker in Queens early Thursday, police said. The 59-year-old worker was fixing a street light when a man driving the 2018 truck struck the arm of the cherry picker around 2:45 a.m n...
18:52, 09/12/2019

California Senate passes bill to tighten 'gig' worker rule The California State Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it much more difficult for gig economy companies like Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc to classify workers as independent contractors rather than employees....
11:13, 09/11/2019

North Carolina Zoo worker dies after fall during ‘aerial rescue drill’ An arborist at the North Carolina Zoo was killed after toppling out of a tree during a safety drill this week, according to new reports. The North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro worker was “engaged in an aerial rescue drill” Thursday morning, and suddenly ...
18:52, 07/19/2019

Sydney stabbing victim identified as sex worker, 24, who reportedly saw suspect before rampage A woman who was killed moments before a knife-wielding man went on a rampage in downtown Sydney on Tuesday while yelling "Allahu akbar" has been identified as a 24-year-old sex worker who reportedly had seen the suspect at least once....
22:13, 08/15/2019

Police: City worker kills 12 in Virginia Beach; suspect dead VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a longtime city employee wielding a .45-caliber handgun with a suppressor fatally shot 12 people on three floors of a municipal building in Virginia Beach before police shot him. Four other people were wound...
11:00, 06/01/2019

API revises standard to reduce worker fatigue in refineries, chemical plants The American Petroleum Institute issued on Thursday a revised standard aimed at reducing fatigue among workers in the nation's refineries and chemical plants, the trade group said....
01:52, 05/03/2019

Olympics construction worker dies as Tokyo swelters, heatstroke suspected A worker at a Tokyo Olympics construction site died on Thursday after being found unconscious while working outside, organisers said on Friday, with media saying heatstroke was suspected as the Japanese capital swelters through a deadly heatwave....
15:52, 08/09/2019

Devoted grocery store worker fired for chasing shoplifter kills himself A British supermarket worker once commended for his “outstanding service” killed himself a week after he was fired for leaving his post to chase a shoplifter, according to a new report. Shaun Winstanley, 49, from Staining near Blackpool, Lancashire, ...
01:00, 08/13/2019

California high school newspaper to run profile of student porn worker A Central California school district has decided to allow a high school newspaper to publish a profile of an 18-year-old student who works in the porn industry....
08:13, 05/03/2019

Uber and Lyft prepare $60 million fight against worker classification bill The fight over whether rideshare drivers should be classified as employees and therefore be eligible for benefits continues. The latest battleground is California, where a worker classification bill is currently being debated by lawmakers. Uber and L...
14:00, 08/30/2019

Cops release footage of suspect in ‘beloved’ bodega worker’s stabbing The suspect is wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, jeans and white sneakers in one of the two clips, which were released separately by police late Friday....
22:52, 06/22/2019

Piedmont Airlines worker dies in accident at North Carolina airport An employee of regional carrier Piedmont Airlines has died in Charlotte after the baggage-hauling tug he was driving flipped, pinning him underneath.       ...
16:13, 08/13/2019

Brave bodega worker fends off knife-wielding attacker in Brooklyn Shocking video shows a brave bodega worker pushing off an knife-wielding attacker during an early morning robbery inside a Brooklyn marketplace, police said Saturday. The 24-year-old was working at OJ Fruit & Vegetable Corp. on Flatbush Avenue around...
15:52, 07/21/2019

Author may lose book deal after shaming black transit worker An author and self-described “social media maven” is being dropped by a publishing house after she tweeted a photo of a black transit worker eating on a train in Washington, DC, and alerting the woman’s supervisors. Natasha Tynes, a social medi...
19:00, 05/13/2019

Help Wanted: Banff and Lake Louise battling chronic worker shortage Employers in the hospitality industry in Banff and Lake Louise say they are missing out on huge revenue potential due to a lack of workers to fill vacancies....
16:26, 05/24/2019

Saudi Princess Convicted in France of Ordering Bodyguard to Beat Worker A French court convicted the sister of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of ordering her bodyguard to assault a workman who said he was beaten in her luxury apartment and forced to kiss the princess’s feet....
08:26, 09/13/2019

Cruise ship worker jumps into sea to rescue passenger who fell overboard A cruise ship crew member dove into the water to rescue a passenger who had fallen overboard in Italy. The Irish woman, who has not been identified, reportedly fell from the MSC Seaview cruise ship on Monday while it was at the Italian city of Genoa....
20:52, 06/21/2019

Olympics construction worker among dead as heat wave batters Japan Searing conditions are causing many deaths across the country a year out from the Games, raising concerns about the health of spectators and athletes....
13:26, 08/10/2019

Rescue worker killed in attack on ambulance in northern Myanmar - army One rescue worker was killed and several others were wounded when an ambulance came under fire in northern Myanmar amid clashes between troops and ethnic rebels in the region, an army spokesman and a witness said on Saturday....
14:39, 08/17/2019

Uber, Lyft, DoorDash Threaten Ballot Fight Over California Gig-Worker Law The battle over a California bill that could upend the business models of companies that rely on gig workers intensified when three companies threatened to spend a combined $90 million on a ballot measure if a deal can’t be reached this year....
08:26, 08/30/2019

UK's Hong Kong Mission Worker Detained In China Over Prostitution: Report An employee at the British consulate in Hong Kong has been detained in China for involvement in prostitution, China's state-backed Global Times newspaper said on Thursday....
15:13, 08/22/2019

Intrepid Museum worker stole $350K from cash register: prosecutors A brazen cashier at the Intrepid Museum pocketed more than $350,000 from cash registers while working at the famed decommissioned aircraft carrier, authorities charged Wednesday. Ticket man Daniel Lee, 41, stole $367,090.97 over three years by resell...
03:39, 07/11/2019

MTA worker on family and medical leave got married, coached baseball instead: watchdog An MTA worker took 140 days of leave in one year, claiming he needed to care for his sick dad — but was actually getting married, traveling Europe and coaching a baseball team, the agency’s watchdog found. A report released by the MTA’s Inspector Gen...
03:39, 07/11/2019

NJ murder victim was stabbed multiple times by co-worker: court docs The New Jersey accountant charged in the lunch-break slaying of his co-worker allegedly stabbed the victim several times — then fretted to colleagues about being arrested, according to new court papers. Employees at marketing firm Engine Group ...
23:39, 08/22/2019

U.S. worker, food-safety advocates sound alarm over new hog slaughter rules U.S. food safety and the health of plant workers will be at risk from new federal rules that allow meat companies to slaughter hogs as fast as they want and shift the role of government inspectors, food and environmental advocates said on Tuesday....
07:26, 09/18/2019

Former Canadian UN worker and renowned humanitarian sentenced in Nepal for raping boys For decades, Peter Dalglish, 62, held a distinguished reputation as one of Canada’s most esteemed and accomplished humanitarians devoted to the wellbeing of poor children. But on Monday, he was sentenced by a Nepali court to at least nine years behin...
07:26, 07/10/2019

Fired lunchroom worker hadn't charged student for 3 months, her former employer says A lunchroom worker in New Hampshire who said she was fired for allowing a student to take food without paying hadn't been charging the student for anything for several months, her former employer said....
01:26, 05/23/2019

Government worker had sex with White House staffer on rooftop, probe finds A former General Services Administration manager had oral sex with a White House staffer on the rooftop of the agency’s headquarters and drank alcohol in his office, according to an inspector general report. Former GSA associate administrator Brennan...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Florida teen threw hot coffee on Burger King worker: police A Florida teenager hurled a cup of hot coffee at Burger King employee over the weekend, scalding the fast-food worker in an attack, police said. Anastasia Lantier, 18, walked into the burger franchise in Seminole at around 10:20 a.m. on Saturday “due...
17:26, 07/01/2019

Congress Worker Threatens Suicide Over Rahul Gandhi's Decision To Resign A Congress worker threatened to commit suicide by trying to hang himself from a tree outside the party's headquarters in Delhi if Rahul Gandhi does not take back his resignation as party president....
19:26, 07/02/2019

Office worker launches UK's first police facial recognition legal action Ed Bridges, from Cardiff, says ‘intrusive’ technology is used on thousands of peopleAn office worker who believes his image was captured by facial recognition cameras when he popped out for a sandwich in his lunch break has launched a groundbreaking ...
19:00, 05/21/2019

Amsterdam's first female mayor to crack down on sex worker window displays Amsterdam's first female mayor plans to overhaul the city's red-light district and its window displays, in a bid to protect sex workers from gawking tourists....
18:26, 07/04/2019

MTA worker’s bathroom break sparks commuter chaos on five subway lines This made for a real crappy commute. A nasty clogged-up toilet and nature calling for a pair of MTA workers during Friday’s morning rush-hour snarled subway service on five different lines, according to the transit agency and a report. The double bat...
03:52, 05/18/2019

F-16 Fighter Jet Crashes Into California Warehouse, Worker Captures Aftermath on Video On Thursday, an F-16 fighter jet crashed into a warehouse near the March Air Reserve Base in southern California. The pilot ejected and survived, but roughly a dozen people inside the warehouse were sent to the hospital for minor injuries related to ...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Holiday Inn Express worker’s classy response to racial slur goes viral This Holiday Inn Express employee’s calm response to a guest who called him a racial slur has the internet cheering for him. Craig Brooks, 26, recorded his encounter Sunday night with a woman at the chain in Austin, Texas, after hearing her cal...
23:00, 06/04/2019

Six Marxist students wanted to show worker solidarity in China. Then they vanished Six Marxist university students who wanted to spend International Labor Day working alongside regular laborers have vanished in China, the latest in a series of disappearances and detentions of student activists....
09:00, 05/02/2019

Jailed British-Iranian Worker Sent To Hospital Psychiatric Ward In Tehran Jailed British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been transferred from prison to a hospital psychiatric ward, the campaign group seeking to free her said on Wednesday....
18:13, 07/17/2019

Burger King worker falls through roof, gets leg stuck: 'The rescue was very challenging' A strange scene unfolded at a Texas Burger King when the local fire department was called to rescue a worker apparently fell through the roof and got his leg stuck....
00:39, 06/25/2019

Grocery store worker busted trying to snap photo up customer’s skirt A creepy Long Island supermarket worker was busted for trying to snap a photo up a customer’s skirt — a sick act he’s pulled off several times before, police said Friday. The woman had just left Kolsave Market in North Lawrence around 12:...
06:00, 08/24/2019

British govt worker 'detained in China' after telling girlfriend to 'pray for me' The Foreign Office has said it is "extremely concerned" following reports a British consulate official was detained in China after telling his girlfriend to "pray for me"....
14:26, 08/20/2019

Spray foam-encased kitten rescued by Oregon garbage worker HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — A kitten that was encased in hardened spray foam is recovering after being rescued from a garbage can by an Oregon sanitation worker. Washington County sheriff’s Deputy Brian van Kleef said Thursday that the sanitation wo...
22:26, 05/16/2019

British govt worker 'detained in China' after telling girlfriend 'pray for me' The Foreign Office has said it is extremely concerned by reports a British consulate official was detained in China after telling his girlfriend "pray for me"....
18:26, 08/20/2019

Shocking video shows robber choking bodega worker until he passes out Startling footage shows a man calmly choking a stranger until he goes limp during a robbery at a Queens bodega, authorities said. The man barged into the store on 63rd Road near 99th Street in Rego Park shortly before 7:22 a.m. June 15 and immediatel...
18:39, 06/26/2019

MTA worker stole toilet paper and other taxpayer-funded items: watchdog Inventory control clerk File Gjidoda also swiped paint brushes, paint trays, tools and batteries from the Croton Yard in Westchester County where she worked for use at her family’s rental properties, MTA Inspector General Carolyn Pokorny's office sai...
00:52, 08/21/2019

Trinamool Worker Accused Of Taking "Cut Money" Found Hanging From Tree A Trinamool Congress worker, who was accused of taking cut money from beneficiaries of government schemes, was found hanging in East Burdwan district on Wednesday, police said....
06:52, 06/27/2019

Feds bust Disney World worker for trying to lure young girl for sex A Disney World employee was nabbed for trying to lure an 8-year-old girl for sex — after bringing a child-size pink dress and condoms to the “encounter” that was actually set up by an undercover federal agent, authorities said. Frederick Pohl, 40, of...
19:26, 05/24/2019

Wild video shows club worker tossed into air by fierce storm This storm really blew them away. A wild new video shows workers at a South Carolina club getting thrashed around by a storm — including one guy who is flung 20 feet into the air. Samuel Foster and his co-workers at the Esso Club in Clemson wer...
19:13, 08/21/2019

UK consulate worker detained in China is freed in Hong Kong, says family Simon Cheng is back in Hong Kong, say relatives and friends, after weeks of detention in mainland ChinaA staff member at the British consulate in Hong Kong who was detained in mainland China has been released, his family said on Saturday, ending an o...
14:00, 08/24/2019

UPDATE 3-California Senate passes bill to tighten 'gig' worker rule The California State Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it much more difficult for gig economy companies like Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc to classify workers as independent contractors rather than employees....
22:39, 09/11/2019

Body of worker recovered, two missing after Chicago-area plant blast The body of a worker was recovered while two other employees remained missing on Saturday after an explosion at a silicone plant in a Chicago suburb, a fire official said....
06:13, 05/05/2019

Rights group asks for worker-safety probe at Tokyo Olympics A former Olympian who heads a human-rights watchdog is asking the IOC and Tokyo Olympic organizers to investigate worker safety at venues under construction        ...
09:26, 06/07/2019

Video shows pair leaving Midtown deli after worker is stabbed Cops released new images of a pair of suspects — a blonde woman and a male pal — who police sources say allegedly stabbed a deli worker in Midtown. The 61-year-old Carve Cafe worker saw the two people trying to steal a customer’s bag around 4:1...
20:26, 05/07/2019

Immigrant siblings enter plea deals in dairy co-worker death Two siblings who immigration authorities say were in the U.S. illegally are awaiting sentencing after entering plea agreements during their murder trial in the slaying of a Michigan dairy farm co-worker....
17:00, 05/09/2019

Brazil indigenous agency worker killed in remote Amazon town Indigenist Maxciel Pereira dos Santos was murdered execution-style before members of his family in the Amazon town of Tabatinga, according to INA, a union group representing workers at Brazil's indigenous protection agency FUNAI, on Sunday....
00:39, 09/09/2019

Florida day care worker charged in death of 2-year-old left in hot van, officials say A Florida day care worker, who reportedly failed to follow protocol and switched off a safety alarm in the van she was driving, has been charged in the July death of a 2-year-old boy who'd been left in the sweltering vehicle for hours....
09:52, 09/09/2019

Delaware day care worker charged with murder in death of 4-month-old under her watch (NBC News) — A 19-year-old old day care worker in Delaware has been charged with murder in the death of an infant under her watch. Police responded to a call of an unresponsive 4-month-old girl on Thursday at the Little People Child Development...
10:13, 09/09/2019

Yorkie halts neighborhood’s mail service after biting postal worker DANVILLE, Va. — A Virginia neighborhood had its mail service disrupted for about three weeks after a Yorkshire terrier bit a postal carrier. The Danville Register and Bee reports that the neighborhood is one of two in Danville to have mail service di...
07:00, 08/05/2019

Worker drove pickup owned by Jennifer Dulos’ husband the day she went missing A new twist emerged Thursday in the case of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos. A truck owned by her estranged husband, Fotis Dulos, was in her town of New Canaan the day she disappeared almost three weeks ago — but he wasn’t behind the wheel, a ...
06:39, 06/14/2019

Democrat Buttigieg unveils plan to raise pay, expand worker protections Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg unveiled a plan on Friday to raise wages and strengthen the rights of American workers, including "gig economy" workers such as Uber drivers, and fast-food employees....
19:00, 07/26/2019

Florida cop Lester Brown charged for battering handcuffed migrant worker A Florida cop was charged with battery after he got caught on police station surveillance video shoving a handcuffed prisoner face-first into a concrete wall, the Miami Herald is reporting. Homestead Police Officer Lester Brown could be seen in the D...
08:52, 08/08/2019

On Camera, BJP Worker Thrashes Toll Booth Employee In Madhya Pradesh A village-level BJP functionary was caught on camera beating up a toll employee on the Indore-Ujjain road in Madhya Pradesh. A police official said the fight happened due to a dispute over the toll......
19:52, 09/09/2019

Postal worker, 15-year-old student are among the victims killed in Texas shooting These are the stories that have emerged about those killed in Odessa, Texas. Victims ranged in age from 15 to 57. Twenty-two others were injured.        ...
16:39, 09/02/2019

Woman arrested after giving fast food worker swig of cognac PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a woman in the drive-thru of an Oregon Taco Bell poured Hennessy cognac into the mouth of an employee – then was arrested by a police officer who happened to be behind her in line. The Oregonian/OregonLive ...
00:13, 07/26/2019

Former auto plant worker indicted in federal mail fraud case GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a former Kentucky auto plant worker accused of stealing parts from the facility and selling them online, profiting more than $250,000. News outlets report the 14 count indictment came down Thur...
00:52, 06/15/2019

An American tourist is accused of killing a hotel worker in Anguilla. He says it was self-defense A vacationing Connecticut man is accused of killing a worker at a resort on the eastern Caribbean island of Anguilla, according to local authorities....
14:49, 04/28/2019

Cellphone store worker won’t be charged for fatally shooting armed robber Dramatic video footage trumpeted by the NRA showed the suspect holding a handgun wearing a hood as she strolled into a Metro PCS store last week, throwing something onto the employee’s desk. The store worker almost immediately reaches for his o...
11:26, 09/02/2019

Writer sues after losing book deal over transit worker flap WASHINGTON (AP) — A writer who faced social media backlash for calling out a transit worker eating on a train is suing her publisher. Lawyers for Natasha Tynes filed suit against publisher Rare Bird Lit., Inc. on Friday in Los Angeles County Superior...
23:26, 06/08/2019

Sanitation worker robbed at gunpoint in front of famed Harlem eatery A private carting company worker was robbed at gunpoint for his wallet — and a package of strawberries — outside Harlem’s famed soul food joint Sylvia’s early Friday, police said. The 54-year-old trash hauler was loading garbage from a Du...
08:13, 05/11/2019

The World's Largest Camera Collection Belongs to a Government Worker in Mumbai Dilish Parekh is a jeweler and government employee in Mumbai and he has the largest collection of cameras in the world. Collecting cameras for over 40 years he’s amassed an enormous collection that includes everything from rangefinders like the Leica...
20:39, 09/11/2019

Masked man seen attacking Philadelphia gas station worker with hammer during robbery, police say Police in Pennsylvania are looking for a man seen on surveillance video attacking a gas station worker with a hammer during a robbery, investigators said....
13:13, 09/06/2019

She tried to steal a newborn by impersonating a social worker, police say. She wound up in jail. A woman allegedly impersonated a social worker to try to take a 1-week-old away from the mother, police say. She was charged with attempted kidnapping....
05:00, 06/11/2019

Alaska Airlines investigating video of worker throwing bags from plane Alaska Airlines is looking into a May incident after video footage was shared of a worker carelessly throwing luggage from the airplane onto a cart below. The video, which was reportedly taken May 16 and shared to social media, shows the worker tossi...
04:52, 06/08/2019

California woman posing as social worker tried to kidnap newborn: cops SANTA ANA, Calif. — Southern California authorities say a woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted kidnapping after allegedly posing as a social worker and trying to convince a mother to hand over her newborn baby. Santa Ana police said Satu...
17:39, 06/10/2019

BJP Worker Found Dead In Bengal's Jhargram, Party Accuses Trinamool A BJP worker found was found dead West Bengal's tribal-dominated Jhargram district last night. The party has blamed the state's ruling Trinamool Congress for the man's death....
07:52, 05/12/2019

Ex-Seattle tech worker arrested for Capital One hack - U.S. Justice Department The U.S. Justice Department said Paige Thompson, a former Seattle technology company software engineer, was arrested on Monday on a criminal complaint charging computer fraud and abuse for hacking into stored data of Capital One Financial Corp ....
04:39, 07/30/2019

New York City waiter returns lost check of over $400,000 to social worker NEW YORK — A New York City pizzeria waiter returned a lost check worth nearly $424,000 to a retired social worker who lost it. Armando Markaj found a bank envelope while cleaning a table last Saturday, at Patsy’s Restaurant in East Harlem...
02:00, 05/12/2019

To save its 'Catholic identity,' Indianapolis' Cathedral High School is firing a gay teacher Cathedral High School is one of 68 schools Catholic recognized by the Archdiocese of Indianapolis and serves about 1,100 students in grades 9-12.        ...
04:26, 06/24/2019

80-ft mural of New Zealand's PM unveiled An artist in Australia has just revealed a new mural depicting New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern hugging the relative of a victim in the mass shootings in March at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand....
09:26, 05/23/2019

Nepal Court Orders 16-Year Jail Term For Ex-UN Worker For Child Sex Abuse A court in Nepal's Kathmandu on Monday announced 16 years of prison sentence and penalty worth one million (in Nepali Rupees) for a former United Nations official from Canada found guilty of child......
22:52, 07/08/2019

Image shows Ohio day care worker dangling 5-year-old girl upside down An Ohio day care worker charged with child endangerment for not stepping in when a 5-year-old girl was assaulted can be seen in a police-released photo holding the little girl upside-down by her ankles. The disturbing image was shared by the Columbus...
12:39, 09/16/2019

Heroic Chick-fil-A worker leaps through drive-thru window to save a choking child Logan Simmons, a 19-year-old Chick-fil-A manager, jumped out the drive-thru window after spotting a 6-year-old boy being choked by his seat belt.        ...
01:13, 07/01/2019

Celeb chef José Andrés calls fired cafeteria worker a ‘hero’ CANAAN, N.H. (AP) — The plight of a fired school cafeteria worker in New Hampshire has caught the attention of award-winning chef José Andrés. Bonnie Kimball was fired by a food supply vendor for Mascoma Valley Regional High School in Canaan on March...
18:26, 05/19/2019

Poor communication helped lead to crushed city subway worker: NTSB City transit officials failed to properly protect a subway worker when he was crushed to death by an oncoming train in 2016, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. Louis Gray, 53, and a fellow New York City Transit employee had been d...
02:13, 07/04/2019

Worker threatened to ‘blow up’ Atlanta Braves’ stadium, ‘shoot everyone there,’ arrest warrant says An employee of the Atlanta Braves’ stadium, SunTrust Park, was arrested Saturday after allegedly arguing with his boss and threatening to “blow up” the stadium and “shoot everyone there,” according to his arrest warrant....
04:00, 08/08/2019

Cops arrest suspected serial killer linked to Detroit sex worker slayings Police in Detroit arrested a homeless man in a suspected serial murder case after linking the slayings of three sex workers last week. DeAngelo Kenneth Martin, a 34-year-old homeless man, was arrested Friday at a city bus stop as “a person of i...
19:52, 06/08/2019

Trucker fatally struck highway worker while watching porn on his phone: cops A Minnesota truck driver allegedly sped through a construction zone and fatally struck a highway worker — with authorities claiming that he was distracted by his cellphone, which was playing videos from Pornhub. “It appears, based on the invest...
05:52, 07/17/2019

Author says losing book deal after shaming transit worker made her suicidal A Jordanian American author who lost her book deal after calling out a transit worker eating on a train is suing a book publisher for $13.4 million in damages, alleging the company “permanently ruined” her reputation and made her suicidal...
17:39, 06/10/2019

American man on trial for killing hotel worker in Anguilla fears for life: attorney The attorney of an American man facing manslaughter charges in the death of a resort worker in Anguilla says prosecutors are knowingly putting her client's life in danger by demanding he show up in person to every procedural hearing despite credible ...
01:13, 08/24/2019

California police arrest hotel worker allegedly planning mass shooting Long Beach police: suspect had huge arsenal and well-laid plansRodolfo Montoya allegedly plotted revenge attack on MarriottPolice in Long Beach, California, appear to have thwarted a mass shooting by arresting a hotel cook who had amassed an astonish...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Sister of Saudi's MBS to faces trial in France after ordering bodyguard to beat up worker Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sister is set to face trial next month after she was accused of ordering her bodyguard to beat up a worker....
16:26, 06/13/2019

New corporate disclosure rule about CEO and worker pay adds fuel to rich-poor debate Publicly owned companies now must reveal how wide a gap exists between the compensation earned by average workers compared to their CEOs       ...
04:39, 07/08/2019

Iran: lengthy jail terms for dual national and British Council worker Aras Amiri and Anousheh Ashouri accused of spying as UK-Iran tensions riseA British Council employee and a dual British-Iranian national have been sentenced to lengthy prison terms on security and spying charges by Iran.Aras Amiri, an Iranian nationa...
14:26, 08/27/2019

To secure pro-worker legislation, hold politicians' feet to the fire | Steven Greenhouse Unions should draw up a Contract for the American Worker and make it clear they will only support candidates who endorse itDonald Trump will no doubt tell the world he deserves to be re-elected because the economy is “the best ever”. Never mind that ...
09:00, 06/10/2019

Saudi Prince's Sister Ordered Bodyguard To Beat Up Worker, Faces Trial The sister of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is to be put on trial in Paris next month for allegedly ordering her bodyguard to beat up a workman in the French capital, a legal source told AFP......
12:39, 06/13/2019

Britain concerned at reports Hong Kong consulate worker held in China Britain said on Tuesday it was extremely concerned by reports that a staff member at the consulate in its former colony of Hong Kong had been detained in mainland China....
09:00, 08/20/2019

Ohio day care worker allowed 5-year-old to be bullied, held her by her ankle, police say Two Ohio day care workers were charged with endangering children after they allowed a 5-year-old to face torment from her classmates, police say.        ...
20:13, 09/13/2019

Long Island track worker logs more than $255G in overtime hours: report A Long Island Rail Road track worker brought home more than $255,000 last year by working what officials say was a dangerous amount of overtime hours on top of his base pay.  ...
16:26, 04/30/2019

Author who shamed Washington, DC transit worker may lose book deal after backlash A firestorm on social media has ensued after writer Natasha Tynes, who was on the verge of releasing her fist novel, criticized a black Metro employee for eating on the train on Twitter, writing that she reported the woman to transit officials. Now a...
10:00, 05/13/2019

NYC sanitation worker used license plates found in trash to avoid $17G in fines, investigators say A New York City sanitation worker was arrested Wednesday for allegedly putting license plates he found in the trash on his car to avoid paying more than $17,000 in fines....
05:00, 08/15/2019

Whole Foods worker fired over trauma of black-widow spider bite: lawsuit This firing really bites. A Whole Foods staffer from New Jersey was bitten by a black-widow spider at work — and then fired because he was too terrified to return to his section, according to a lawsuit. Richard Highsmith says the highly venomous spid...
04:00, 08/19/2019

French court hands Saudi princess suspended sentence over beaten worker In the latest blow to the Saudi Salman dynasty, Princess Hassa bint Salman was found guilty in Paris for her complicity in a violent attack against a plumber in her luxury French apartment....
06:52, 09/13/2019

Pervy Manhattan dentist tried to hire teen as personal sex worker, suit alleges A recently-arrived teenager from Venezuela went to a Manhattan dentist for a job — and was instead offered the post of his personal sex partner, a lawsuit claims....
23:39, 05/11/2019

City parks worker allegedly stole $30K from people who rented Queens venue A city Parks Department worker stole $30,000 from people who rented a building in a Queens park for weddings and other celebrations, the city’s Department of Investigation said Thursday. In the four-year-long scheme, Nicole Gamory allegedly funneled ...
15:39, 06/21/2019

Disgruntled city worker kills 12 in Virginia beach resort; suspect also killed A disgruntled public utility employee opened fire with a handgun on co-workers at a municipal building in Virginia on Friday afternoon, killing 12 people and wounding at least four before he was fatally shot by police, authorities said....
08:52, 06/01/2019

Hundreds of promgoers potentially exposed to hepatitis A after venue worker tests positive Students at two Florida high schools may have been exposed to hepatitis A after a worker at the venue that hosted their proms tested positive for the virus....
09:13, 05/04/2019

MTA worker jumps onto live subway track, stops train from hitting woman MTA worker Anthony Mannino went from signal maintainer to hero on Wednesday — jumping onto a live track to stop a train from hitting a woman in Brooklyn, sources said. Mannino was on a job near the Newkirk Plaza Q station around 10:30 a.m. when...
06:00, 08/08/2019

British-Iranian aid worker moved back to jail from hospital ward: husband British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been transferred back to an Iranian prison from a hospital psychiatric ward, her husband said on Monday....
16:13, 07/22/2019

The Raspberry Pi 4 brings faster CPU, up to 4GB of RAM The Raspberry Pi 4. [credit: Raspberry Pi ] Today, Raspberry Pi is introducing a new version of its popular line of single-board computer....
11:26, 06/24/2019

How 'When Calls the Heart' addressed Lori Loughlin's firing The show explains that Loughlin's character of Abigail Stanton decided to travel and care for her ill mother.        ...
14:52, 05/06/2019

New Zealand to vote on cannabis legalization New Zealanders will be able to vote on whether they want to legalize cannabis in a referendum next year. The draft law under consideration would allow people over the age of 20 to purchase the drug....
12:00, 05/07/2019

New Zealand Have Gone Through Hell, And Now They're Back To Being Mediocre New Zealand are the cockroaches of women’s international soccer—they’re always around. By virtue of playing in limp-ass Oceania and therefore having the luxury to qualify for the biggest tournaments simply by beating up on the even tinier nations aro...
08:13, 06/11/2019

New Zealand plans further tightening of gun laws New Zealand's government is planning to further restrict gun ownership by the end of the year. The measures proposed to Parliament come as the country marks six months since deadly attacks at two mosques....
10:26, 09/13/2019

Dutch battle nerves before getting the better of New Zealand Netherlands coach Sarina Wiegman did not hold back after her side labored to a 1-0 win over New Zealand in their women's World Cup opener on Tuesday, slamming players for "strolling" through the match in Le Havre....
10:39, 06/12/2019

'Barbarian' ship banned from New Zealand A Māori tribe has banned a replica of Captain James Cook's ship the Endeavour from docking at its village next month, during a national commemoration of the British explorer's first encounter with indigenous New Zealanders....
07:00, 09/18/2019

Carli Lloyd helps US to 5-0 win over New Zealand ST. LOUIS (AP) — Carli Lloyd scored twice and Alyssa Naeher got the shutout, helping the U.S. women’s national team beat New Zealand 5-0 in a World Cup series send-off match on Thursday. Tobin Heath, Rose Lavelle and Samantha Mewis also scored ...
06:26, 05/17/2019

New Zealand's Ko needs break from golf, says Leadbetter Lydia Ko needs a break from golf to take stock of her career but if she wants to return to the peak of the women's game she has to free herself of her parents' influence, the New Zealander's former coach David Leadbetter has said....
11:26, 08/06/2019

Canada advances with 2-0 victory over New Zealand GRENOBLE, France (AP) — Jessie Fleming and Nichelle Prince each had second-half goals and Canada advanced to the knockout round at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-0 victory over New Zealand on Saturday night. Fleming took a well-placed pass from...
00:39, 06/16/2019

Truck hits parked Southwest Airlines plane at Pittsburgh Airport, worker hurt A Southwest Airlines employee is being treated at a hospital after the truck he was driving struck the rear of a plane.       ...
14:26, 06/18/2019

Child care worker charged with killing infant who wouldn't stop crying Dejoynay Ferguson, 19, is charged with first-degree murder in death of 4-month-old girl at Little People Child Development Center in Bear, Delaware.        ...
22:26, 09/06/2019

Marriott worker had stash of guns and tactical gear, threatened mass shooting: cops A Marriott employee in California allegedly amassed a large arsenal of weapons and tactical gear in hopes of carrying out a mass shooting at his workplace, authorities said Wednesday. Rodolfo Montoya, 37, of Huntington Beach, was planning to take out...
06:00, 08/22/2019

Former California DMV worker sentenced to 2 years for bribery, fraud involving driving test results A former employee at the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) was sentenced recently to two years in prison for taking bribes in exchange for altering the agency's database -- falsely suggesting some people had passed driving tests....
23:13, 08/25/2019

Connecticut theft suspect injured after worker activates trash compactor she was hiding in, police say A woman suspected of stealing is in critical condition after climbing into a Connecticut supermarket’s trash compactor that was later turned on by a store employee, police say....
01:39, 06/21/2019

Canadian aid worker Peter Dalglish jailed 16 years in Nepal for sexual assault of boys Dalglish, an Order of Canada recipient, was convicted last month after a police investigation and trial his lawyers described as a travesty of justice....
00:00, 07/09/2019

Taco Bell drive-thru worker fired for spewing anti-Muslim rant at customer A Taco Bell employee in Missouri was fired after a video of her spewing an anti-Muslim rant at a customer spread across the internet, a report said. The fast-food worker, who was manning the drive-thru at the Mexican restaurant in Bridgeton, Mo., can...
02:26, 05/21/2019