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At a time when random drug testing is part of the job for pilots, train operators, police officers and firefighters — to name a few — one high-profile line of work has managed to remain exempt: doctors. Read more http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/02/us/california-asks-should-...
A screaming baby or a child running through a dining room is never a pleasant sound or sight for diners, but one Northern California restaurant has decided to do something about the behavior of its pint-sized diners. Shake's Old Fisherman's Grotto on Fisherman's Wharf in...
A Utah mom has gone public with a letter she received from a school principal asking her to stop breastfeeding at a lunch program. Mother-of-two Andrea Scannell said she wants people to know what happened to her, because 'this kind of shaming, this kind of bullying, prevents...
Public school teachers aren't the only ones under scrutiny these days. Texas officials, under pressure from the U.S. Department of Education, also are working to toughen the job evaluations faced by school principals. The state's plan, however, would cut new principals some...
While traditional male escort agencies have been around a while, Rent a Gent is a new offering with a twist; the men on its books are contractually obligated not to have sexual encounters with clients. Operating in 12 states from all corners of the U.S. and gaining fast...
A 28-year-old man who exacted revenge on an ex-girlfriend by sending her email contacts videos he had secretly taken of their sexual acts pleaded guilty Thursday in exchange for five years of deferred adjudication probation. Under the plea agreement, Philip Welch Ingram, 28,...
The Texas Department of Transportation would like to lower tolls for big-rigs on Texas 130 in hopes of luring truckers off congested Interstate 35, a reprise of an 11-month pilot program that was considered successful but ran out of money. READ MORE... http://www.mystatesman.com...
In recent weeks, their companies have been reporting the gender and ethnic composition of their workforces. The numbers show women, blacks and Hispanics are sadly underrepresented, in the low single digits. Civil rights leader Jesse Jackson told USA TODAY this week that tech...
Federal immigration officials on Thursday sought to show the softer side of immigrant detention, complete with cartoon wall murals, stuffed animals, playgrounds, snacks and a hair salon at a South Texas facility that will house women and their children who crossed the border...