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When Mark Jurman started as plant manager at a piston factory in Marinette, Wis., two years ago, he quickly realized how deeply the area’s heroin and pain-pill problem was afflicting his workforce. He sometimes discovered empty plastic bags at the factory stamped with the...
Travis County Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace Glenn Bass, who is running for re-election this November, has paid settlements to two county employees after they reported being bitten by the Maltese dog, named Justice, that he brought to work with him. Danny Villegas, who works in...
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas health care worker who provided hospital care for an Ebola patient who later died has tested positive for the virus, health officials said Sunday in a statement. If the preliminary diagnosis is confirmed, it would be the first known case of the disease...
A Dallas County Sheriff's deputy is back at home after officials with the Texas Department of State Health Services said Thursday that he tested negative for Ebola. Sgt. Michael Monnig went to a CareNow clinic in Frisco Wednesday afternoon complaining of stomach pains. He was...
Most people ask for a raise in the privacy of their boss's office. But one gutsy Wells Fargo employee emailed the CEO directly — and copied some 200,000 other Wells Fargo workers on the note. On Tuesday, the Charlotte Observer reported that Tyrel Oates, who it says works in an...
Satya Nadella came under fire Thursday for comments at a conference celebrating women in computing, in which the new Microsoft CEO suggested that women who don't ask for raises have "good karma" and that not asking for equal pay with men is a "superpower." "It's not really about...
Alison Lundergan Grimes (D), who is trying to unseat Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R) this fall, appeared before the Louisville Courier-Journal editorial board on Thursday to make her pitch for their endorsement. The life-long Democrat, whose father represented...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal judge likened Texas' strict voter ID requirement to a poll tax deliberately meant to suppress minority voter turnout and struck it down less than a month before Election Day — and mere hours after the U.S. Supreme Court blocked a similar measure in...
Thursday, the speed limit on Mopac north of US 183 returned to 65 miles per hour when workers are not present. For four months drivers on Mopac have been dealing with construction. That means more distractions, traffic and police on the road and that's not going away anytime...