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WASHINGTON | APNewsBreak: Watchdog clears Zinke in Utah monument probe

WASHINGTON  — An internal watchdog has cleared Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke of wrongdoing following a complaint that he redrew the boundaries of a national monument in Utah to benefit a former state lawmaker and political ally. The Interior Department’s office of inspector general says it found no evidence that Zinke gave former state Rep. Mike … Continue reading WASHINGTON | APNewsBreak: Watchdog clears Zinke in Utah monument probe

NEW YORK | Girl Scouts sue Boy Scouts over program’s name change

NEW YORK  — The Girl Scouts of the United States of America filed a trademark infringement lawsuit on Monday against the Boy Scouts of America for dropping the word “boy” from its flagship program in an effort to attract girls. In the complaint filed in Manhattan federal court, the Girls Scouts claim the program “does … Continue reading NEW YORK | Girl Scouts sue Boy Scouts over program’s name change

PHOENIX | Complaint: US officials coerced migrants to sign documents

PHOENIX — U.S. immigration authorities coerced dozens of parents separated from their children at the border to sign documents they did not understand, according to a complaint filed Thursday. In some of the cases, parents gave away rights to be reunited with their children when the non-English speaking mothers and fathers signed documents in English … Continue reading PHOENIX | Complaint: US officials coerced migrants to sign documents

Congressman who settled complaint won’t seek re-election

HARRISBURG, Pa./January 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — A Republican congressman from Pennsylvania who settled a former aide’s sexual harassment complaint with taxpayer money told Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday that he will not seek re-election, according to a spokesman for Ryan. The complaint by a former aide three decades younger than U.S. Rep. Pat … Continue reading Congressman who settled complaint won’t seek re-election

Former on-air personality says ESPN was hostile workplace

BRISTOL, Conn. / December 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — A former ESPN personality is accusing the network of trying to silence her and other women who assert they were subjected to a sexually hostile work environment. Adrienne Lawrence made the accusation in a tweet Friday after ESPN published a friendly text message exchange between her and … Continue reading Former on-air personality says ESPN was hostile workplace

EHOC Files Complaints Against Five Area Apartment Complexes

ST. LOUIS, MO/October 27, 2017 (STL.News) Five newly constructed apartment complexes in St. Louis and St. Charles counties are accused of not meeting accommodations for the disabled. On Thursday, the Metropolitan St. Louis Equal Housing and Opportunity Council filed complaints with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for construction violations, alleging limited accessibility … Continue reading EHOC Files Complaints Against Five Area Apartment Complexes