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Would-Be Deputy, HIV-Positive, Suing Over Lost Job Offer

Would-Be Deputy, HIV-Positive, Suing Over Lost Job Offer

Aug 19
A January trial date has been set in a lawsuit accusing a Louisiana sheriff of rescinding a job offer to an applicant who is HIV-positive.

Teacher's Rejection of Gender Identity Prompts Training

Teacher's Rejection of Gender Identity Prompts Training

Aug 16
Teachers and staff in a Florida school district will be given additional diversity training after a high school math instructor refused to call a transgender student by her chosen gender identity.

55 Percent of Adults Want to Turn a Hobby Into a Side Hustle

55 Percent of Adults Want to Turn a Hobby Into a Side Hustle

Jul 25
Millions of Americans have a side hustle to boost their incomes and pursue their passions, according to research.

California Pot Regulators Struggling with Job, Audit Says

California Pot Regulators Struggling with Job, Audit Says

By Michael R. Blood | Jul 18
The agency overseeing California's legal marijuana market has been overmatched by the job and is struggling to hire sufficient staff and set an overall strategy for the nation's largest cannabis economy, an audit found.

Au Pairs Could Soon Learn Whether They Will Get Payments

Au Pairs Could Soon Learn Whether They Will Get Payments

Jul 18
Low-paid childcare workers from around the world could soon learn whether they will be getting payments from a proposed $65.5 million class action settlement.

Catholic School to Help Fired Gay Teacher Find New Job

Catholic School to Help Fired Gay Teacher Find New Job

Jul 10
An attorney says a Catholic high school teacher fired for being in a same-sex marriage has reached a settlement in which the Indianapolis school will help the teacher with future employment options.

2 Council Members Resign After Mayor's Homophobic Comments

2 Council Members Resign After Mayor's Homophobic Comments

Jul 9
Two leaders of an Alabama city have resigned after the mayor posted a comment on Facebook about "killing out" socialists, "baby killers" and gay and transgender people.

Poll: 1 in 4 Don't Plan to Retire Despite Realities of Aging

Poll: 1 in 4 Don't Plan to Retire Despite Realities of Aging

By Andrew Soergel | Jul 7
Nearly one-quarter of Americans say they never plan to retire, according to a poll that suggests a disconnection between individuals' retirement plans and the realities of aging in the workforce.

Fatal Shooting Complicates Future of Colorado Charter School

Fatal Shooting Complicates Future of Colorado Charter School

By Kathleen Foody | Jun 29
Questions about security at a Colorado school where a shooting killed a student and wounded eight others have reshaped a battle over the charter school's future,

Substitute Teacher Fired for Filming Porn Video in Classroom

Substitute Teacher Fired for Filming Porn Video in Classroom

Jun 26
A Texas school district has fired a substitute teacher after receiving a tip that she made pornographic videos that included footage recorded in a classroom.

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