Sexual misconduct lawsuit

BATON ROUGE, La. | APNewsBreak: Louisiana pays $149K to settle harassment suit

BATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana is paying $149,075 to end a sexual misconduct lawsuit against former Secretary of State Tom Schedler that was filed by one of his former employees. Schedler will personally pay $18,425 on top of the taxpayer-financed amount. Details of the settlement were provided Thursday to The Associated Press by the Division … Continue reading BATON ROUGE, La. | APNewsBreak: Louisiana pays $149K to settle harassment suit

The Latest: Norwegians on top after 1st Olympic downhill run

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea /February 14, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Norway’s big two racers are atop the Olympic downhill standings after the 20 best-ranked men have completed their runs. Aksel Lund Svindal leads teammate Kjetil Jansrud by 0.12 seconds, with world champion Beat Feuz of Switzerland 0.18 … Continue reading The Latest: Norwegians on top after 1st Olympic downhill run

The Latest: Attorney for White accuser slams his comments

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea/February 14, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 12 p.m. An attorney for the woman who filed a sexual misconduct lawsuit against Shaun White says the snowboarder’s comments “directly impugn” the woman’s character. Lena Zawaideh, a former drummer in White’s band, Bad Things, filed a lawsuit in … Continue reading The Latest: Attorney for White accuser slams his comments