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Worker at New Zealand company brings clown to firing meeting

A New Zealand man who was told he could bring someone along for support to a meeting where he expected to be fired spent more than $100 hiring a professional cl...

Worker at New Zealand company brings clown to firing meeting

Source: upi.com

New Zealand man brings professional clown to pink-slip meeting who mimed crying, made balloon animals A New Zealand advertising executive facing the bleak prospect of being fired decided to inject a bit of humor into the situation, bringing a professional clown to his pink-slip meeting instead of a colleague for emotional support....
23:13, 09/13/2019

Man being fired brings emotional support clown to meeting A support dog just wasn’t going to cut it. A New Zealand man facing the ax at work brought a support clown to his recent redundancy meeting — the $200 performer provided comedic relief as his bosses fired him. Auckland ad man Joshua Jack ...
11:13, 09/14/2019

Sad face: New Zealander takes clown to redundancy meeting Josh Thompson hired clown – who reportedly mimed crying as the paperwork was handed over – as emotional support aideIf you think emotional support animals have got out of control, prepare yourself for news of an emotional support clown. Related: Trum...
04:39, 09/14/2019

Eric Garner’s mom demands cop’s firing during de Blasio meeting “For the family, no part of the justice process has provided any satisfaction or closure,” de Blasio admitted in a statement. “In effect, they feel that door after door has been closed in their face.”...
04:26, 07/19/2019

Google the latest company to face worker revolt over immigration policy Employees urged the tech giant not to work with US agencies involved with the separation and detention of immigrantsLast week, Google became the latest company to be publicly lobbied by its own employees specifically because of US immigration policy....
22:52, 08/23/2019

Walmart Worker Calls for a Strike Until the Company Stops Selling Guns Following the El Paso, Texas, shooting in which a gunman murdered at least 22 people inside a Walmart this weekend, Thomas Marshall, one of the Walmart’s e-commerce category specialists, has sent a mass email, urging workers to engage in a “‘sick out...
19:26, 08/06/2019

AOC criticized for promoting worker strike at company selling beds to border facilities Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., received a wave of mockery on Tuesday after she lended her support to a workers' strike at a company that provides beds for migrants at U.S. detention centers....
02:26, 06/26/2019

Facebook is suing a New Zealand company and three people over fake Instagram likes Facebook filed a lawsuit in a U.S. federal court against a New Zealand company and three people for allegedly selling fake likes, views and followers to Instagram users....
18:39, 04/28/2019

UPDATE 1-Fitch says Pemex measures 'very far' from meeting company's needs The financial package unveiled by the Mexican government earlier this week for Pemex is a step in the right direction, but still "very far" from meeting the state oil company's needs, Fitch Ratings said on Thursday....
01:39, 05/17/2019

Drug Company to Pay Just $15.4 Million Over Doctor Bribery Scandal Involving Medicine That Brings in $1 Billion a Year Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals announced today that the company expects to pay $15.4 million in a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department after allegations that Questcor Pharmaceuticals, which Mallinckrodt acquired in 2014, had bribed doctors and t...
00:52, 06/06/2019

Facebook protesters share their dislike of company at shareholder meeting Eight proposals up for vote were defeated, including plans for an independent board chair and to reform the company’s share structureA specter is haunting Facebook’s shareholder meeting – the specter of a giant, inflatable angry emoji. The eight-foot...
22:39, 05/30/2019

Google staff share claims of company retaliation in town hall meeting As promised, Google employees who led the large-scale walkouts in November have held a town hall meeting to share more allegations of a retaliatory culture at the company. Bloomberg understands that Claire Stapleton and Meredith Whittaker provided "m...
21:13, 04/28/2019

Walmart workers invited a special guest to crash the company’s annual meeting: Bernie Sanders The presidential candidate, who has repeatedly called on Walmart to improve its working conditions, will introduce a shareholders’ proposal that would give hourly workers a seat on the company’s board....
19:13, 05/21/2019

Congress Worker Loses Bet To BJP Worker, Gets His Head Shaved Madhya Pradesh Congress worker Bapu Lal Sen had bet with BJP's Ram Babu Mandloi that if Prime Minister Narendra Modi gets re-elected, he will get his head shaven....
12:39, 05/25/2019

Fears of a clown: why the original It will always be the best While the two-part re-adaptation of Stephen King’s supernatural hit may be reaching a wider audience, the 1990 miniseries remains the scarier alternativeNobody really trusts clowns, do they? I don’t know if it’s the makeup, hiding their real faces; i...
12:26, 09/04/2019

Trump "Does Exactly What Clown Does": Director Of Stephen King's It Pennywise, the murderous clown who lurks in sewers and feasts on terrified children, is perhaps the most evil creation to ever emerge from the warped mind of Stephen King. But the director of the......
07:52, 09/02/2019

Man arrested with gun and clown mask at NYC government office What a clown. Cops busted a Brooklyn man fiddling with a gun and a creepy clown mask inside a city government office after a frightened witness called 911 to report him, police said Tuesday Rahmeek Younger, 30, was at the Human Resources Administrati...
07:00, 08/28/2019

Ana Navarro: 2020 Democratic field beginning to look like a 'clown car' "View" co-host Ana Navarro derided the growing number of Democratic presidential candidates, suggesting the 2020 field was beginning to look like a "clown car."...
19:39, 05/17/2019

Review: History’s Shadows Haunt ‘The Black Clown’ In this musical theater piece adapted from a Langston Hughes poem, the bass-baritone Davóne Tines embodies the evolving, divided soul of black America....
00:52, 07/26/2019

| China lashes 'clown' Horton for Sun podium protest Australian swimmer Mack Horton was slammed as "arrogant" and "rude" by Chinese media as his feud with China's Sun Yang accelerated at the world championships....
10:39, 07/23/2019

'Lennox is a clown' - Joshua hits back at criticism "Anthony Joshua has hit back at criticism from Lennox Lewis, labelling the former undisputed heavyweight champion \"a clown\" over past criticism of him."...
04:26, 08/16/2019

Nick's new Are You Afraid Of The Dark? trailer is here for all your unfulfilled murder-clown needs It’s a spooky-clown-y time in America these days, what with your Its and your Wrinkles running around all over the place, scaring the shit out of children in both murderous and non-murderous contexts. Still, we have to ask: Where are the wholesome mu...
09:27, 09/13/2019

'Suspicious' clown not creepy at all, cops say; just a 'nice' man celebrating his birthday Police in northern Tennessee solved the mystery of a septuagenarian in a clown costume who was reportedly seen trying to entice children with candy Thursday....
14:00, 05/11/2019

It Is Surprisingly Hard To Create An Incompetent Ass-Clown In Dungeons & Dragons The great escapist fantasy of Dungeons & Dragons is that you are not a salaryperson shoveling handfuls of gummy bears into your mouth and rolling 20-sided die. Rather, you are a singularly important hero with a singular capacity to disarm some im...
18:39, 08/08/2019

Bloody fight starts on UK cruise ship after ‘clown’ shows up Passengers on a British cruise ship descended into a bloody mass brawl — after someone in a clown costume showed up at a black-tie dinner on board, according to reports. “’There was blood everywhere,'” tweeted UK TV journalist Richa...
04:39, 07/29/2019

Passenger dressed as a clown causes mass brawl on cruise ship, witnesses say A mass brawl broke out on a British cruise ship Friday morning, leaving several people injured and others confined to their cabins for the rest of their journey, according to eyewitnesses who spoke to CNN affiliate ITV news....
13:13, 07/29/2019

Chicago mayor caught on mic calling police union official a ‘clown’ A hot-mic moment landed Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot in hot water when she was heard calling a Fraternal Order of Police official a “clown.” The official, Patrick Murray, was speaking during the prelude of a City Council meeting Wednesday when the ma...
15:39, 07/25/2019

Pennywise, take the wheel: A scary clown appears to drive man's 'It'-themed Jeep Don't be alarmed if you see Pennywise the clown on the highway – it's just Andrew Johnson's jeep inspired by the movie "It."        ...
03:26, 09/17/2019

Not even Supernatural's final season trailer is free of the murder clown menace We’re starting to wonder if the TV and film trailer business is okay. Because it’s been murder clown-y as hell of late—not just with Pennywises and whatnot, but also Are You Afraid Of The Dark?, and now, somehow, the final season trailer for Supernat...
10:39, 09/14/2019

Fortnite Carnival Clown Boards: 14 Days of Summer challenge map locations Get a score of 10 or more on a Carnival Clown Board is the first Fortnite 14 Days of Summer Challenge that needs completing. Here's everything you need to know!...
05:13, 07/06/2019

Biden labels Trump a 'clown' during campaign stop in South Carolina Former Vice President Joe Biden took a page out of President Trump’s playbook on Saturday when asked at a South Carolina fundraiser if he had a nickname for the president....
17:52, 05/05/2019

Sheffield United’s Carla Ward: ‘Not acting the clown was tough early on’ The manager is adjusting to the role and having to handle the club’s colossal leap which has tested resources on the pitchCarla Ward’s Sheffield United face Aston Villa on the opening day of the Women’s Championship on Sunday but Villa are a very dif...
20:00, 08/16/2019

Brooks Koepka fires back at ‘clown’ Brandel Chamblee after Tiger take Brooks Koepka hasn’t impressed Brandel Chamblee enough with his golfing, but perhaps his Photoshopping will do the trick. In the past month, Chamblee, the Golf Channel analyst, has ripped Koepka for his weight loss and questioned his toughness....
05:39, 05/07/2019

Passenger in clown suit prompted mass cruise ship brawl, say witnesses Staff injured after late-night fight breaks out in buffet area onboard P&O vesselA holidaymaker dressed as a clown prompted a mass brawl on a cruise ship in which passengers used furniture and plates as weapons, according to witnesses.The late-night ...
19:26, 07/27/2019

Jason Chaffetz: Nadler 'running a clown show with buckets of chicken and convicted felons' House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler has been "running a clown show" in his proceedings surrounding the Russia investigation, according to Jason Chaffetz....
06:52, 06/08/2019

Boris Johnson: the clown is crowned as the country burns in hell | Hannah Jane Parkinson It’s 33C in London, 0.2% of the nation has spoken and a DUDE has lied his way about bananas and condoms to high officeWell, here we are then. Someone who could easily be rejected as a Guess Who character for looking too ridiculous is now to lead the ...
19:00, 07/23/2019

Gilroy festival gunman had passport, clown mask, survival guide in car at time of shooting The gunman in the deadly California food festival shooting had bottle rockets, a camouflage pack and a wilderness training manual in his car.        ...
00:13, 08/10/2019

Tuttii Fruittii: meet the clown hairdressers creating colourful chaos at London's most fun salon They're bright and bold and impossible to miss. Richard Gray heads to Deptford's Tuttii Fruittii to meet the experimental hairstylist clowns playing by their own rules...
13:39, 05/09/2019

Opinion: Lakers' organization resembles clown car, not storied franchise that attracted LeBron James Pleas were public and private, imploring Lakers owner Jeanie Buss to stop treating the storied franchise like a mom-and-pop shop. It hasn't happened.        ...
23:26, 05/09/2019

Don’t Judge A Book By Its Cover: This Town Was Scared Of An Undead Clown That Chops People Apart With Its Axe, Until They Learned It Only Kills Those Who Have Committed The Sin Of Lust It’s easy to make snap judgments and get the wrong impression of people, and this story is a perfect example of why you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover: A small town was initially scared of the undead clown stalking their neighborhood until they ...
18:52, 05/02/2019

‘I Thought I Was Meeting a Nerd:’ Michelle Obama Shares Her First Time Meeting Barack Obama Like I’ve said before, the America in which I reside is currently single and is using this time to rediscover itself after the Obamas’ departure from the blackest administration in history....
23:00, 07/07/2019

Fight breaks out on cruise ship after 'passenger dressed up as a clown' upset travelers: reports British media reports say six people have been assaulted onboard a P&O cruise ship after a passenger dressed as a clown sparked a brawl.       ...
21:26, 07/28/2019

Cruise ship bosses: mass brawl on ship Britannia was not sparked by man in clown suit walking into black-tie event Cruise ship bosses have disputed reports that a mass brawl on board a liner was sparked by a man in a clown suit gatecrashing a black-tie event on board....
00:13, 07/29/2019

Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights Ryan Ford on August 31 The war of words between former heavyweights champions Lennox Lewis and Anthony Joshua continues, and Joshua Buatsi gets a durable Canadian for August 31 The post Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights ...
18:52, 08/15/2019

Slipknot's Shawn 'Clown' Crahan thanks fans for support after death of daughter Gabrielle Slipknot percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan announced that his youngest daughter, Gabrielle, died Saturday. She was 22.        ...
23:13, 05/22/2019

Pennywise, take the wheel: A scary clown appears to drive man's 'It'-themed Jeep Don't be alarmed if you see Pennywise the clown on the highway – it's just Andrew Johnson's jeep inspired by the movie "It."        ...
20:26, 09/14/2019

Alf Clausen sues Fox for firing him from The Simpsons Two years ago, iconic Simpsons composer Alf Clausen—the man behind the jaunty score, not the main theme—was fired. The story at the time, according to producer Richard Sakai, was that the show was looking for a “different kind of music” going forward...
08:39, 08/06/2019

Dragon was destroyed just before the firing of its SuperDraco thrusters Enlarge / It is not clear when we will see crewed flights of SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft. (credit: SpaceX) During a news conference Thursday in advance of a SpaceX supply mission to the International Space Station, the company's vice president of mi...
21:00, 05/02/2019

Hampton aide says she was investigating boss’s firing FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — An aide to Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton who was dismissed by Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration says she was investigating the firing of her own supervisor earlier this year. Adrienne Southworth told the Courier Journal ...
23:26, 06/13/2019

Sheldon Richardson: I ‘laughed my ass off’ at Maccagnan firing BEREA, Ohio — When the Jets fired Mike Maccagnan as general manager in May, it was mostly met by shock, because of the timing. For one man, it was met by a different emotion. “I laughed my ass off,” Sheldon Richardson told The Post. The former Jet an...
12:13, 09/14/2019

Man arrested after firing gun in the Bronx to impress girlfriend A man was busted by cops in the Bronx after firing bullets into the air to impress his girlfriend, sources said Tuesday. Raul Agosto, 38, was filming himself on a livestream with his gal pal when he fired off a .22-caliber gun around 4:30 a.m. Friday...
00:52, 07/03/2019

‘Cops are mad’ over Pantaleo firing, NYPD chief says NYPD cops are “mad” about the firing of Officer Daniel Pantaleo, department brass said Sunday — while claiming that a drop in arrests resulting from the firing is not making the city any less safe. “The cops are upset. Cops are mad. They’...
07:00, 09/02/2019

James Gunn opens up about his Disney firing In a dramatic turn of events last summer, James Gunn was fired by Disney after a series of old, offensive tweets resurfaced—tweets featuring jokes about pedophilia and rape. Despite the outpouring of support from colleagues, the stars of his two Guar...
21:00, 05/15/2019

Graves Co. Man Accused Of Firing Shotgun At Juveniles GRAVES COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police have arrested a Western Kentucky man accused of firing a shotgun at two juveniles. The Graves County Sheriff’s Department said 25-year-old Kendall Andreason faces multiple charges in the case. Authorit...
17:13, 06/08/2019

After firing, rehiring James Gunn says he’s a better person LOS ANGELES (AP) — After being fired and then rehired from “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” in less than a year over controversial old tweets, writer-director James Gunn says that he’s a better person than he was a year ago. Gunn te...
23:13, 05/19/2019

Former top FBI official McCabe sues agency over firing Former top FBI official Andrew McCabe, who was dismissed from the agency following a tumultuous relationship with President Donald Trump, filed a lawsuit on Thursday alleging the termination violated his constitutional rights to free speech and due ...
07:00, 08/09/2019

Kentucky lt. gov. criticizes top Bevin aide for firing FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s lieutenant governor has criticized Gov. Matt Bevin’s chief of staff, saying he “overstepped his boundaries” in authorizing the firing of her deputy chief of staff. Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton ratch...
17:39, 06/18/2019

'The Squad': Who are the congresswomen in Trump's firing line? Donald Trump has come under fire after taking aim at a group of Democrat congresswomen, telling them to "go back and help fix" their "broken and crime-infested countries" - despite them being American....
10:13, 07/16/2019

Embiid says idea of firing 76ers' Brown is 'B.S.' 76ers star Joel Embiid dismissed speculation that coach Brett Brown should be fired after another second-round exit. "He's done a fantastic job," Embiid said. "He's been there through everything."...
23:26, 05/13/2019

U.K. Police Decline to Investigate Leak That Led to Minister’s Firing According to the police, a leak from Britain’s National Security Council that led to the dismissal of the defense secretary did not amount to a crime....
18:52, 05/04/2019

Indiana school firing gay teacher to keep archdiocese ties INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A private high school is firing an educator to avoid having its ties cut with the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. The Indianapolis Star reports Cathedral High School announced Sunday it’s terminating a gay teach...
18:39, 06/24/2019

Boston police: Man, 19, shot dead after firing at officers BOSTON (AP) — Boston police say a 19-year-old man has been fatally shot after he fired at officers during a foot chase. Commissioner William Gross says officers had been responding to reports of gunfire in a Dorchester neighborhood park Monday evenin...
09:39, 06/25/2019

Old Falcon 9 rockets done firing their engines will now inflame imaginations The twice-flown booster last used during the CRS-13 mission will go on display at Space Center Houston this summer. [credit: SpaceX ] Ten d...
05:52, 05/10/2019

Austrian politician arrested after firing pistol from balcony An Austrian police tactical unit was deployed after a 57-year-old local politician fired indiscriminately from his balcony. No one was injured, and the populist Freedom Party of Austria suspended the unidentified man....
01:39, 07/13/2019

Ex-psychiatric hospital chief files lawsuit over firing LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former Kentucky psychiatric hospital chief claims in a lawsuit she was fired without cause in March. The Courier Journal reports among the defendants in the whistleblower lawsuit filed Friday by ex-Central State Hospital dire...
21:26, 06/02/2019

Opinion: Red Sox must answer some big questions after firing Dave Dombrowski Boston parted ways with Dave Dombrowski, who helped construct the 2018 World Series champions. Why is the Red Sox's GM spot so unstable?       ...
00:26, 09/11/2019

The huge concerns Red Sox face after firing Dave Dombrowski John Henry spent nearly a decade as a limited partner of the Yankees in the 1990s, and, more than any other current owner, Henry upholds the legacy of the guy who owned the Yankees at that time — George Steinbrenner. Henry has proven as Red Sox owner...
22:39, 09/09/2019

Police Searching For Man Accused Of Firing Shots At Officers KENTON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police are searching for a man who allegedly fired a gun at officers Thursday morning. The Erlanger Police Department posted to Facebook saying the Lakeside Park Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle at Speed...
17:26, 06/06/2019

Kickstarter accused of union-busting after firing two employees Kickstarter has fired two employees who headed a unionization effort within the company, according to Slate. The crowdsourcing company fired Taylor Moore (its head of comedy and podcasts) on Thursday, a week after firing Clarissa Redwine (one of its....
00:26, 09/14/2019

NK follows talk of restarting nuke talks by firing off 2 projectiles North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles into the East Sea on Tuesday, South Korea military officials said, hours after it offered to re-start nuclear talks with the United States. ...
04:13, 09/10/2019

Goldman sued by gay former executive who alleges firing was discriminatory Goldman Sachs has been sued by William Littleton, a former vice president who alleges sexual orientation discrimination. Littleton had been a leader of the Wall Street bank's LGBTQ network....
21:13, 06/05/2019

Russia tests advanced ICBMs by firing them from submarines Russian submarines have fired two nuclear-capable missiles which destroyed dummy targets in remote regions of the country, Russia's military says. The test comes a day after Moscow pledged to respond to US testing....
13:00, 08/24/2019

O’Neill: There won’t be policing slowdown in wake of Pantaleo firing NYPD Police Commissioner James O’Neill on Sunday morning scoffed at the possibility of a police slowdown in response Officer Daniel Pantaleo’s firing — despite a cop-union’s calls for members to take “extreme caution” when doing ro...
22:26, 08/25/2019

Walmart announces next-day delivery, firing back at Amazon Walmart's rollout of next-day delivery will begin in Phoenix, Las Vegas and Southern California this week, before reaching 75% of the country by the end of the year....
07:26, 05/14/2019

Mayor Bill de Blasio says ‘justice was done’ with Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio said “justice was done” with the firing of Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo for the death of Eric Garner — and insisted that rank-and-file cops won’t revolt over his ouster. “There was a fair and impar...
00:26, 08/20/2019

‘What the hell is going on?’: Former Jets stunned by Mike Maccagnan firing One-time Jets teammates Willie Colon and Nick Mangold had almost the same reaction as fans and the NFL community at the stunning news the team was moving on from canning general manager Mike Maccagnan less than three weeks after the NFL draft. “What ...
10:00, 05/17/2019

Seizure, ‘alcoholic:’ Big Cass reveals downfall after WWE firing Former WWE star Big Cass has revealed his battle with booze and mental health issues since he was fired last year. The 7-footer, real name William Morrissey, was receiving a big push in the company following his split with long-term tag-team partner ...
18:26, 06/20/2019

Sacramento police officer shot, gunman still firing SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a Sacramento police officer has been shot in a possible ambush and a gunman continues to hold off those trying to reach her. KTXL-TV says a lieutenant is reporting that the officer was responding to a report ...
07:13, 06/20/2019

Former FBI Agent Peter Strzok Sues Over ‘Unlawful’ Firing (Bloomberg) — A former FBI agent sued the Justice Department to get his job back, claiming he was unlawfully fired over his text messages critical of Donald Trump after the bureau caved in to pressure from the president. Peter Strzok claims his...
19:00, 08/07/2019

James Gray on firing Brad Pitt into space "I'm sorry to get sententious on you," James Gray says around the midpoint of our interview. The director of "Ad Astra" is apologizing for keeping things highbrow, which is no reason to apologize at all....
17:39, 09/17/2019

Syndergaard goes off: Mickey Callaway firing talk is ‘bulls—‘ MIAMI — Noah Syndergaard has a new rallying cry: Remember 2015. After giving his team seven strong innings Sunday in which he took the loss after allowing two earned runs against Miami, the Mets right-hander indicated he hasn’t given up on this seaso...
06:13, 05/20/2019

Protesters demand firing of Utah cop who pulled gun on child WOODS CROSS, Utah (AP) — Dozens of protesters have gathered outside a police agency in northern Utah to demand the firing of an officer who pulled his gun on a 10-year-old child last week. Organizers of the demonstration outside police headquarters i...
20:39, 06/15/2019

MLS Coach Sues Former Club For Firing Him Over Homophobic Tirade Following his firing by Real Salt Lake over a homophobic tirade during a match in Mexico last month, former coach Mike Petke is now suing the club for $687,500 of lost salary (a season and a half’s worth). The lawsuit, filed in the Third Judicial Dis...
16:26, 09/19/2019

Ex-Texans security coordinator alleges firing discrimination HOUSTON (AP) — The former security coordinator for the Houston Texans has filed a discrimination complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, alleging his firing by the team was racially motivated. Jeff Pope, who worked for the team fo...
23:26, 06/13/2019

Andrew McCabe sues FBI, Justice Department over his firing The lawsuit, the second this week from an ex-FBI official challenging the circumstances of his termination, says the firing was part of Trump’s plan to rid the bureau of leaders he perceived as disloyal to him....
07:00, 08/09/2019

Protesters demand firing of Utah cop who pulled gun on 10-year-old WOODS CROSS, Utah — About 100 protesters gathered outside a police agency in northern Utah to demand an officer who pulled his gun on a 10-year-old child last week be fired. The crowd carried Black Lives Matter signs Friday evening and others protest...
02:39, 06/17/2019

Joe Namath: ‘Only the timing’ of Mike Maccagnan firing surprised me Joe Namath was like most Jets fans when he heard the news last week the team had fired general manager Mike Maccagnan. It caught him off guard, but not because he thought Maccagnan had done a great job. “Only the timing of it [surprised me],” Namath ...
22:13, 05/21/2019

Jets’ Gase: Had no input on GM firing; excited about Bell FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets coach Adam Gase insists he had no input on the firing of general manager Mike Maccagnan and says he never asked team chairman and CEO Christopher Johnson to make a change. Gase was conducting his first news con...
17:13, 05/23/2019

NFL: Trump tells draft pick who called Kaepernick 'clown' in tweet to 'stay true to yourself' The praise from President Donald Trump came after Bosa deleted tweets praising Trump and calling Colin Kaepernick a "clown."        ...
19:26, 04/28/2019

The Strikeout Machines In Houston Are Firing At Full Capacity [Update] Justin Verlander’s still got it. The 36-year-old Houston Astros starter flexed his muscles once again on Tuesday night, striking out 13 Cleveland Indians over seven innings of scoreless two-hit ball as his team picked up its 10th win in the past 12 g...
04:26, 08/01/2019

UK finance minister 'livid' at PM Johnson over firing of aide: media British finance minister Sajid Javid has challenged Prime Minister Boris Johnson over the dismissal of an aide by Johnson's top advisor which has caused tension between the government's two most powerful men, media said....
01:26, 08/31/2019

Racist accusation connects to Texans surprising GM firing: lawyer Jeff Pope, the one-time Texans’ security coordinator, alleged discrimination against the franchise, filing a complaint with the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission, according to the Houston Chronicle. The Texans responded by denying the allegatio...
20:00, 06/13/2019

Real estate broker Robert Futterman says he won’t sit idly by after firing Robert K. Futterman doesn’t need rehab, he needs a hug. As The Post reported Wednesday, the star broker was fired “for cause” on Tuesday because he had been behaving “erratically,” including interrupting company CEO Barry Gosin during a recent presen...
06:39, 05/31/2019

Teen Mom's Briana DeJesus Reacts to Jenelle Evans Firing Briana DeJesus is speaking out after her co-star was fired from the Teen Mom franchise. One day after it was confirmed that MTV would no longer be filming with Jenelle Evans, her castmate......
22:52, 05/08/2019

'Not going quietly': Internet howls over Trump firing of John Bolton Voices across social media erupted in a chorus of criticism and praise for President Trump after he announced that national security adviser John Bolton had been terminated from his post at the White House....
04:13, 09/11/2019

NYPD chief says cops shouldn’t ‘back down’ after Pantaleo firing Cops should not “back down” from enforcing the law in the wake of former officer Daniel Pantaleo’s firing, NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan urged 36,000 rank and file members Friday. “This is not the time that we back down, ...
08:52, 08/24/2019

The ‘Pantaleo Effect’: NYPD arrests plummet in wake of firing The number of arrests and criminal summonses handled by city cops last week plummeted compared to the same period in 2018 — and law enforcement sources warn it’s the “Pantaleo Effect.’’ Officer Daniel Pantaleo was fired by NYPD Commissioner James O’N...
13:13, 08/27/2019

2 Israeli drones crash over Beirut, Hezbollah denies firing Hezbollah says two Israeli drones crashed in the Lebanese capital overnight without the militants firing on them, hours after Israel said it struck Iranian targets in neighboring Syria to foil an imminent attack...
13:13, 08/25/2019

Ex-elevator chief suing NYCHA over claims of improper firing The NYCHA elevator chief who was ousted after an anonymous complaint alleged that he was racist and misogynistic is suing the embattled public housing agency and two of its executives over his firing. Ivo Nikolic says in his Manhattan Supreme Court l...
06:52, 05/21/2019

Couple Sues Law Firm Over Parental Leave, Wages and a Firing In a new challenge to its workplace culture, Jones Day is accused of unlawfully dismissing a lawyer who questioned a gender disparity in its policies....
20:52, 08/14/2019

Gunshots, Man Falls To Ground, Attacked With Sticks In UP Firing Videos Nearly a week after 10 people were shot dead in a dispute over land at Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh, two videos that have surfaced reveal the sheer horror of what went down on July 17 at a village just......
12:39, 07/22/2019

Team studies drone strikes on airplanes by firing them into a wall at 500 MPH Bird strikes are a very real danger to planes in flight, and consequently aircraft are required to undergo bird strike testing — but what about drones? With UAV interference at airports on the rise, drone strike testing may soon be likewise mandatory...
03:13, 07/02/2019

NFL notebook: Texans' Clowney visits Dolphins after firing agent Houston Texans pass rusher Jadeveon Clowney is looking for new representation and has even visited a potential new team, multiple outlets reported on Tuesday....
07:26, 08/28/2019

Woman accused of firing gun inside McDonalds for cold fries A woman is facing multiple charges after she fired a gun into a McDonald's floor because her fries were cold according to multiple local reports.        ...
15:26, 07/24/2019

Iran urges U.S. to ‘abandon warmongering’ after firing of John Bolton Hassan Rouhani’s remarks signaled approval of U.S. President Donald Trump’s abrupt dismissal of John Bolton as national security adviser. Bolton had been hawkish on Iran and other global challenges....
15:13, 09/11/2019

Tearful Michelle Wie mired in self-doubt after firing an 84 at Women’s PGA Championship " It’s hard. It’s just one of those situations where I’m not entirely sure how much more I have left in me," said the 29-year-old golfer, who has been battling persistent hand and wrist issues....
08:39, 06/21/2019

Kim oversees missile firing drills, tells troops to be alert North Korean state media have showed leader Kim Jong Un observing live-fire drills of long-range multiple rocket launchers and unspecified tactical guided weapons...
06:39, 05/05/2019

North Korea's leader inspects test-firing of new weapon North Korean leader Kim Jung Un inspected the country's sixth missile test of a new weapon in less than a month, Korean Central New Agency reported Saturday....
04:13, 08/18/2019

Israeli man killed by rocket amid massive firing from Gaza JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli medical officials say an early morning rocket from Gaza has killed an Israeli man outside a home in the coastal city of Ashkelon. After being struck by shrapnel Sunday, 58-year-old Moshe Agadi has died of his wounds, marking ...
08:39, 05/05/2019

Czech Culture Minister Resigns After Firing Museum Directors Antonin Stanek faced international complaints after he dismissed two museum chiefs. He said they had committed crimes, but many saw the moves as personal....
01:26, 05/17/2019

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe sues Justice Department over firing Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is suing the Department of Justice over his 2018 firing, which came just over 24 hours before he planned to retire, alleging the punishment was "politically motivated and retaliatory."...
14:39, 08/09/2019

What Is a Leak? U.K. Defense Secretary’s Firing in Huawei Case Is in a Murky Zone The government says Gavin Williamson committed a grievous security breach. He says he did no such thing. The way the British news media work, both are possible....
12:13, 05/03/2019

Ex-FBI agent Strzok sues agency over firing for anti-Trump texts Peter Strzok, the FBI agent who came under fire from U.S. President Donald Trump and other Republicans for sending text messages that disparaged Trump during the presidential campaign, filed a lawsuit on Tuesday alleging his termination from the job ...
03:00, 08/07/2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un oversees missile firing drills North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has overseen a live-fire drill of long-range multiple rocket launchers and unspecified tactical guided weapons, the state's media reported....
21:52, 05/05/2019

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe sues Trump administration over firing Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration Thursday seeking compensation for his "unlawful" termination....
05:00, 08/09/2019

Cathay denounced for firing Hong Kong staff after pressure from China City also sees separate rally against alleged sexual violence by police against participants in protest movement Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in Hong Kong on Wednesday to denounce Cathay Pacific for firing staff after it came under pressure fro...
20:13, 08/28/2019

Greater Noida: National Security Act Against Accused In Oppo Firing Case The Gautam Buddh Nagar administration on Monday invoked the National Security Act (NSA) against the third accused involved in the firing at a security guard of the site belonging to Chinese phone......
09:13, 09/03/2019

Redskins have faced a business staff exodus since the firing of Brian Lafemina Many of the roughly 40 employees — a quarter of the team’s non-football staff — who left said they felt hopeless after the ouster of Lafemina, who ran Washington’s business operations for eight months....
22:52, 07/31/2019

Nick Kyrgios comes out firing before easing past Antoine Hoang at US Open No 28 seed beats Frenchman 6-4, 6-2, 6-4Three Australians in last 32 at Flushing MeadowsNick Kyrgios brushed off another row with tennis officials to give Australia three players in the last 32 of the US Open men’s singles. Kyrgios staged a pre-match...
04:13, 08/30/2019

Cramer: Buy pot stock Canopy Growth despite the firing of co-CEO and founder Bruce Linton "I have no idea why people are selling it," says CNBC's Jim Cramer, arguing the new CEO, who has yet to be named, will help lead the company in a new direction....
19:00, 07/03/2019

Schumer calls for firing of Border Patrol leadership over 'toxic' culture Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Wednesday called for the firing of top leadership at Customs and Border Protection, saying the conditions at detention facilities and a secret Facebook group featuring lewd posts from border agents highlight th...
23:39, 07/03/2019

Asian parents call for Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s firing Branding him a “dangerous” anti-Asian racist, a group of some 80 protesters gathered Wednesday outside the Department of Education headquarters in Manhattan to call for Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s ouster. Chanting, marchin...
03:00, 06/27/2019

Adam Gase claims innocence in first words on Mike Maccagnan firing Jets coach Adam Gase denied he won a power struggle when the team fired general manager Mike Maccagnan last week. “I disagree with that, as far as a power struggle, because whoever is getting hired is going to have the same role — control of th...
23:26, 05/20/2019

Pitiful Mets lay down, make it easier to justify Mickey Callaway firing MIAMI — Come get them. Come get the vast majority of this Mets roster and haul it to the nearest garage sale, where it can be peddled for pennies on the dollar. Of immediate consequence is whether Mickey Callaway managed his last game for the t...
22:13, 05/19/2019

Andrew McCabe blames Trump for firing, sues Justice Department and FBI Former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe is suing the Justice Department and FBI over his firing last spring and accusing President Donald Trump of politically retaliating against him....
17:39, 08/09/2019

Watch: Trump speaks at conference hours after firing John Bolton Roughly 1,800 people are reportedly expected to attend the conference, which draws leaders and representatives of historically black colleges and universities — often called HBCUs — from around the country....
04:39, 09/11/2019

Ex-FBI Official Andrew McCabe Sues Over Firing, Says Trump Ordered His Ouster (WASHINGTON) — Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, a frequent target of President Donald Trump’s ire, sued the FBI and the Justice Department on Thursday over his firing. The lawsuit, the second this week from an ex-FBI official cha...
02:13, 08/10/2019

‘This means war’: Comedians criticize SNL for firing Shane Gillis over racist language Former cast members such as Norm Macdonald and Rob Schneider and others like Bill Burr and Jim Jefferies aired their displeasure with the show's decision....
22:52, 09/17/2019

Ex-Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe sues over firing, blames Trump WASHINGTON — Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe sued the Department of Justice and the FBI Thursday over his March 2018 firing, arguing that it was a political move at the hands of President Trump. McCabe’s ouster came less than two days before...
02:39, 08/09/2019

James Gray on 'Ad Astra,' little green men and firing Brad Pitt into space "I'm sorry to get sententious on you," James Gray says around the midpoint of our interview. The director of "Ad Astra" is apologizing for keeping things highbrow, which is no reason to apologize at all....
09:13, 09/17/2019

Eric Garner’s mom Gwen Carr cheers firing of Daniel Pantaleo "Pantaleo, you may have lost your job, but I lost a son," Gwen Carr said outside NYPD headquarters. "You can get another job... maybe at Burger King."...
08:26, 08/20/2019

De Blasio blasts ‘reprehensible’ NYPD union over response to Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio blasted the NYPD’s top union on Monday night following the Police Benevolent Association’s call for a vote of “no confidence” against him and the police commissioner. De Blasio said it was “reprehensible” ...
08:26, 08/20/2019

Jets coach Adam Gase says he had nothing to do with GM Mike Maccagnan's firing Jets coach Adam Gase on Thursday denied playing any role in the firing of general manager Mike Maccagnan and added that there were no issues with his players.        ...
05:00, 05/24/2019

Woman accused of firing gun inside McDonald's for cold fries A woman is facing multiple charges after she fired a gun into a McDonald's floor because her fries were cold according to multiple local reports.        ...
19:13, 07/24/2019

North Korea follows talk of restarting nuke talks by firing off 2 projectiles North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles into the East Sea on Tuesday, South Korea military officials said, hours after it offered to re-start nuclear talks with the United States. ...
21:52, 09/10/2019

England's James Anderson trains in bid to be fit and firing for Ireland Test England assembled at Lord's on Monday ahead of their four-day Test against Ireland with intrigue surrounding the make-up of their six-man bowling attack....
16:00, 07/22/2019

Scott Pelley reveals complaining about 'hostile work environment' at CBS led to firing Former “CBS Evening News” vet Scott Pelley claimed in an interview Sunday that he was ousted from the anchor chair back in 2017 because he “wouldn’t stop complaining” about the news vision’s “hostile work environment.”...
06:26, 05/27/2019

Pre-School Student Takes Grenade To Class Found On Firing Range In Sweden A young child sparked panic at his Swedish pre-school when he brought in a grenade he found on a military firing range to show his friends, local officials said Wednesday....
17:39, 09/11/2019

House Republicans to challenge Trump appointee over his report urging Conway’s firing Special Counsel Henry Kerner, who recommended that presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway be fired for violating a law that bans partisan politics in the workplace, is set to testify to the Oversight Committee on Wednesday. Republicans plan to quest...
04:52, 06/26/2019

Trump Report Card: Bolton firing, debt, hotels cloud week This week’s White House Report Card finds President Trump sizing up his choices for a fourth national security adviser, cheering his Supreme Court endorsement of changing U.S. asylum policy and continuing to pack federal courts with his young judges....
20:52, 09/14/2019

Missouri man, shot by police after allegedly firing gun at his child's mom, is charged with possessing firearm A suspect who was shot by police during a domestic violence dispute on Thursday has been charged with three counts ranging from domestic abuse to firearm possession after he allegedly shot the mother of his child during a confrontation. ...
05:00, 06/15/2019

Arda Turan sentenced to prison for firing gun at hospital after nightclub fight with singer Barcelona midfielder Arda Turan has been sentenced to two years and eight months in jail after firing a gun at a hospital following a fight with a Turkish pop star....
14:26, 09/11/2019

Softball pitcher sets NCAA record by firing fifth perfect game of the season Drake senior Nicole Newman struck out a career-high 18 during her record-setting performance in the Missouri Valley Conference tournament semifinals....
00:26, 05/12/2019

Flynn hires vocal Mueller team critic, after mysteriously firing attorneys Former national security adviser Michael Flynn has hired a vocal critic of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team to represent him in the criminal case against him after mysteriously firing his other attorneys last week....
19:00, 06/12/2019

Illegal immigrants can hurt US economy, professor argues, prompting calls for his firing A college professor in Georgia is drawing criticism for his online comments about illegal immigrants, including his contention that people in the U.S. illegally can be a drain on the nation’s economy....
06:52, 06/08/2019

Eric Garner's family receives sliver of justice after firing of NYPD officer Family of New York man insists ‘we’re not finished’ after dismissal of Daniel Pantaleo, who put Garner in a banned chokeholdOne thousand, eight hundred and sixty days after Eric Garner was killed on the streets of Staten Island, New York, his family ...
04:39, 08/22/2019

Special Counsel recommends firing Kellyanne Conway over alleged Hatch Act violations The Office of Special Counsel recommended Thursday that Kellyanne Conway be fired from the federal government for violating the Hatch Act on “numerous occasions.” ...
18:39, 06/13/2019

James Gunn breaks silence on Disney firing, shares the one positive thing to come out of it “Guardians of the Galaxy” director James Gunn broke his silence on his recent firing and subsequent rehiring by Disney and revealed the one positive thing that came out of the ordeal....
18:52, 05/16/2019

Flying a jet and firing a gun: Thailand releases rare photos of King's royal consort Thailand's royal palace has released candid photographs of the king's newly-anointed consort, offering a rare and intimate window into the lives of the Thai royals....
15:39, 08/27/2019

Adam Gase’s version of Maccagnan firing: Owner’s phone call, no backstabbing In his first extended comments since the Jets fired general manager Mike Maccagnan, coach Adam Gase was adamant he played no role in the ouster of the GM. “That would be false,” Gase said when asked about the perception he stabbed Maccagnan in the ba...
18:26, 05/23/2019

Hong Kong police defend firing live round during latest protests Twelve-year-old among those detained after violent clashes with demonstratorsHong Kong police say they arrested dozens of people, including a 12-year-old child, over the weekend, as they defended firing a live round for the first time since pro-democ...
18:26, 08/26/2019

Shane Gillis jokes about 'SNL' firing, Asians and 'funny' Trump assassination at NYC show Fired 'Saturday Night Live' cast member Shane Gillis insisted that he didn't vote for President Donald Trump at his first show since Monday's exit.        ...
12:39, 09/19/2019

Trump reportedly discussed firing Fed chair Jerome Powell over rate hikes President said he was ‘not happy’ with decision to raise ratesNot clear whether Trump has authority to force Powell outDonald Trump has reportedly discussed firing the Federal Reserve chairman, Jerome Powell, his latest move a series of unprecedented...
00:00, 06/19/2019

Jenelle Evans Reveals David Eason's ''Supportive'' Advice for Her After Teen Mom Firing Jenelle Evans is opening up about her recent firing from MTV's Teen Mom. It appears that the dramatic fallout from her termination is causing her and husband David Eason to consider......
04:13, 05/09/2019

Jawan Reportedly Dead In Firing At Base Of Forces On Poll Duty In Bengal A soldier has reportedly been killed and another injured in a shootout today at a base of central forces on election duty in Bagnan in West Bengal's Howrah district....
13:26, 05/02/2019

Hong Kong protesters denounce Cathay Pacific for firing cabin crew Hundreds of people protested in Hong Kong on Wednesday to denounce Cathay Pacific Airways for dismissing crew taking part in or supporting anti-government rallies that have swept the Chinese-ruled city for weeks....
16:13, 08/28/2019

Factbox: Reactions to Trump firing of John Bolton, foreign policy hawk U.S. President Donald Trump has fired national security adviser John Bolton amid disagreements over how to handle foreign policy challenges such as North Korea, Iran, Afghanistan and Russia....
01:26, 09/11/2019

NYPD chief confirms cops are making fewer arrests since Pantaleo firing A top NYPD boss admitted Wednesday that cops are making fewer arrests in the wake of Officer Daniel Pantaleo’s firing — a slowdown that comes ahead of the often violent Labor Day weekend. “We’ve seen a decrease in the number of arrests, mainly misdem...
04:39, 08/29/2019

In Firing Central Bank Chief, Turkey’s Leader Trades Credibility for Growth The move by Recep Tayyip Erdogan dealt a new blow to the central bank’s credibility while threatening to intensify the nation’s wrenching economic crisis....
21:13, 07/06/2019

Trump Administration Asks SCOTUS to Legalize Firing LGBTQ Workers for Their Sexual Orientation Ahead of the Supreme Court hearing three major cases on discrimination against LGBTQ workers, the Department of Justice asked the court to legalize anti-gay workplace discrimination on Friday, arguing that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 do...
13:00, 08/24/2019

Mauricio Pochettino ready to get Tottenham firing and lift the mood after Champions League heartbreak Defeat in the Champions League Final still weighs heavy on Tottenham and neither Mauricio Pochettino nor Harry Kane attempted to conceal their lingering pain at the start of the club's pre-season tour....
15:00, 07/19/2019

Matt Lauer's Wife Annette Roque Files for Divorce More Than a Year After Today Firing Matt Lauer and Annette Roque are officially ending their 20-year marriage Roque filed divorce papers in a New York court on Tuesday, a year and a half after their split, E! News has......
23:13, 07/10/2019

Peter Strzok sues FBI over firing, alleges bureau caved to Trump's 'unrelenting pressure' Peter Strzok, the FBI who wrote unflattering text messages about President Trump while investigating the Trump campaign’s alleged ties to Russia, has filed a lawsuit against the bureau and the Justice Department – arguing that the FBI caved to the “u...
23:00, 08/06/2019

Eric Garner’s Daughter Meets With NYC Mayor, Says Not Firing Officer Daniel Pantaleo Is ‘Unacceptable’ Though at this point it should be expected, it’s always a gut punch when a police officer takes a life—on video—and said death is ruled a homicide by an independent professional and yet, not only does the officer responsible remain unjailed but gainf...
23:13, 07/19/2019

West Papua students 'killed by militias' as video of soldiers firing on crowds emerges Three students believed killed in dormitories on Sunday, as video emerges of last week’s clashes in which soldiers fire on peaceful protestsThree West Papuan students have reportedly been killed in their dormitories by militia groups amid growing ten...
05:52, 09/02/2019

Israeli military kills 3 Palestinians near Gaza fence after firing toward 'armed suspects,' officials say Israeli soldiers killed three Palestinians near Gaza Strip’s heavily guarded perimeter fence after armed "terrorists" were spotted trying to "infiltrate into" the country, officials announced on Sunday....
08:52, 08/19/2019

NYPD arrests slump in wake of firing of officer accused in Garner case, report says The firing of NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo, who was involved in the arrest of Eric Garner in 2014, appears to have already had an effect on arrests in the Big Apple – with numbers dropping sharply compared to 2018 as cops warn of plummeting morale am...
22:39, 08/27/2019

Navy reports successful test-firing of Hellfire missile from littoral combat ship A successful test-firing by an Independence-class Littoral Combat Ship Mission Modules program will prompt development tests, the Naval Sea Systems Command said....
10:13, 07/27/2019

Head of NYPD Group Is Losing His Mind Over Firing of Cop Who Put Eric Garner in Banned Chokehold The head of the New York Police Department’s Lieutenants Benevolent Association wrote on Tuesday that he is “disgusted” at the recent firing of Daniel Pantaleo, the officer who put Eric Garner in a banned chokehold in 2014, according to an email show...
10:13, 08/21/2019

White Chicago man charged with hate crime after shouting alleged slurs, firing air rifle Chicago man Ryan J. Salsman has been charged with a felony hate crime after he fired an air rifle at his neighbors while shouting racial slurs.        ...
00:13, 08/10/2019

Kurt Rambis anger, calls for Rob Pelinka firing: Lakers’ blame game gets ugly If only LeBron James had included an opt-out in his contract with the Lakers. Following the conclusion of another disastrous season in Los Angeles — resulting in James missing the playoffs for the first time in 14 years, Luke Walton being fired as co...
01:13, 05/11/2019

NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill fires back at union boss over Pantaleo firing The NYPD’s top cop spoke publicly Thursday for the first time since announcing his decision to terminate embattled Officer Daniel Pantaleo — firing back at a police union boss who called the department “rudderless and frozen.”...
16:13, 08/22/2019

Texas officer fatally shoots homeless woman after firing at charging, unrestrained dog: reports A homeless Texas woman was killed when she was struck by a stray bullet fired by a police officer allegedly shooting an unrestrained dog who was charging at him....
15:39, 08/02/2019

Police union calls for dismissal of NYPD chief, NYC mayor over officer Daniel Pantaleo's firing The New York Police Department's largest union issued a vote of no confidence for Mayor Bill de Blasio over the firing of an officer involved in the controversial death of Eric Garner five years ago....
21:39, 08/29/2019

North Korea's Kim calls for stronger strike power and directs missile firing, state media says The call for "full combat posture" by Kim Jong Un came while the United States announced it had seized a large cargo ship for carrying an illegal shipment of coal....
08:26, 05/10/2019

Barcelona's Arda Turan sentenced to prison for firing gun at hospital after nightclub fight with singer Barcelona midfielder Arda Turan has been sentenced to two years and eight months in jail after firing a gun at a hospital following a fight with a Turkish pop star....
14:00, 09/11/2019

Gabrielle Crahan, daughter of Slipknot's Shawn 'Clown' Crahan, has died at 22 Slipknot percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan announced that his youngest daughter, Gabrielle, died Saturday. She was 22.        ...
17:26, 05/21/2019

Hong Kong protest escalation: Tear gas, water cannons and a police officer firing a warning shot The tension between law enforcement and pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong escalated over the weekend as police used tear gas, deployed water cannons and drew their guns at protesters — including one officer who fired his weapon in what authori...
19:39, 08/26/2019

Justice Dept. sues Omarosa for failing to file financial disclosure after Trump White House firing Omarosa Manigault Newman, who had been a senior advisor to President Donald Trump before her firing, was sued for allegedly failing to file required financial disclosures....
00:26, 06/26/2019

Kim Jong Un oversees missile firing drills, tells troops to keep ‘high alert posture’: State media North Korean state media on Sunday showed leader Kim Jong Un observing live-fire drills of long-range multiple rocket launchers and what appeared to be a new short-range ballistic missile....
14:13, 05/05/2019

North Korea State Media: Kim Jong Un Oversees Missile Firing Drills and Calls for ‘High Alert Posture’ (SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korean state media on Sunday showed leader Kim Jong Un observing live-fire drills of long-range multiple rocket launchers and what appeared to be a new short-range ballistic missile, a day after South Korea expresse...
19:00, 05/05/2019

MTA worker recounts his run-in with the ‘subway saboteur’ An MTA subway driver described the heart-stopping moment an e-brake-happy, serial saboteur struck and brought his train to a grinding halt. “I was in between stations and I was operating the train, going at a good speed, all of a sudden the train jus...
03:00, 05/24/2019

What it’s like being a transgender refugee sex worker in Pakistan It’s a dark underworld rarely brought to light in discussions of human rights and refugees. But there is a growing pool of refugees in Pakistan – who have fled oppression in neighboring Afghanistan and Bangladesh – who identify as transgender, and ha...
02:26, 05/07/2019

The rise of tech-worker activism Video by Chris Schodt, production by Justin Wolfson. (video link) In this episode of Ars Technica Live, we spoke with Leigh Honeywell, a security engineer who has worked at several large tech companies as well as the ACLU. She's been at the forefront...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Uber Says It Is Not Subject to California Gig-Worker Law The company said it would not treat drivers as employees, defying a bill state lawmakers passed this week to extend minimum wage and other protections to independent contractors....
22:52, 09/11/2019

Former sex worker: Don’t legalize prostitution in New York State lawmakers pushing to legalize prostitution may want to think twice. A former sex-trade survivor who says she was victimized everywhere from New York City strip clubs to Nevada’s legal brothels is now at the forefront of the national battle agai...
21:39, 06/02/2019

55 bodies recovered from Libya shipwreck: aid worker Fifty-five bodies have been recovered so far off the Libyan coast, an aid worker said on Saturday, after a wooden boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsized on Thursday....
15:52, 07/27/2019

City worker sentenced for stealing over $300K to put hex on her ex A former city Human Resources Administration employee who admitted to stealing more than $300,000 intended for needy New Yorkers — using a portion of the funds to arrange a “supernatural curse” to be placed on her ex-boyfriend — has been sentenced to...
23:52, 07/17/2019

| Kidnapped SA mine worker released in DR Congo A South African mine worker kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been freed more than a month after he was snatched by an armed group in the country's restive east, local media reports....
21:00, 09/06/2019

California truckers brace for new 'gig worker' rules California trucking companies that haul everything from summer strawberries to cars and Christmas toys say they are under threat from a bill that could turn so-called gig workers into employees....
20:39, 09/11/2019

Ex-cop claims co-worker raped and beat her for years The NYPD is conducting an internal investigation after a former cop claimed her superiors did nothing to address her complaints that she was allegedly raped and beaten by her co-workers in a Harlem precinct over a period of years. Maria Mendez claime...
20:39, 07/16/2019

U.S. Worker Productivity Is Revised Downward Slightly The improvement in U.S. worker productivity was slightly less robust than initially estimated in the first quarter, though the year-over-year gain was still the best in nearly a decade....
16:00, 06/06/2019

New PM 'should lower migrant worker salary threshold' The Tory leadership hopefuls are facing pressure to lower the salary threshold for migrant workers from £30,000 to £20,000 to avoid skills shortages across the economy after Brexit....
09:52, 07/17/2019

Bernie Sanders Takes on Walmart Over Worker Pay Sen. Bernie Sanders appeared at Walmart’s annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to push the company to raise its minimum wage, the latest sign that the retail giant can’t fully shake a reputation—in some quarters—as a bad place to work....
04:00, 06/06/2019

The 30 largest worker strikes in American history Labor strikes have made recent history with teachers in many states striking recently. The largest strikes in U.S. history go back to the late 1800s.        ...
13:26, 05/06/2019

Rule Allows 30,000 Additional Seasonal Worker Visas The Trump administration moved ahead to allow an additional 30,000 seasonal workers to return to the U.S. this summer, a higher-than-expected number....
18:39, 05/06/2019

Construction worker killed in accident at Disneyland ANAHEIM, Calif. — A construction worker has been killed in an accident at Disneyland. Authorities say the man was working around a trench at a backstage area at 3:19 a.m. Thursday and was hit by a large steel plate after a piece of equipment accident...
11:00, 08/30/2019

CEOs are paid 278 times more than average US worker CEO pay has increased 1,008 percent between 1978 and 2018, while typical worker pay has edged up 12 percent, according to an analysis from the Economic Policy Institute....
07:39, 08/16/2019

UK consular worker Simon Cheng has been freed Police in Luohu, a district of Shenzhen, confirmed Simon Cheng's release on Saturday. He was freed "upon completing his term of detention" on August 24, police said in a statement posted to social media....
12:13, 08/24/2019

Investigators say former DPS worker stole guns, ammo PHOENIX – A former supervisor in the Arizona Department of Public Crime Lab Firearms Section has been indicted on fraud and theft charges. According to the Arizona Attorney General’s Office, investigators believe Todd Whittard, 52, stole ...
02:39, 06/18/2019

MTA worker secretly kept USPS job in case he didn’t like new gig An MTA worker was busted secretly holding onto his previous job with the USPS for months after he was hired — admitting he wanted to see if he liked the new role before giving it up, a watchdog report says. Carlyle Aris of Brooklyn began working as a...
07:52, 08/09/2019

Will Try To Strengthen BJP As Its Worker, Says Working President JP Nadda BJP's newly appointed working president JP Nadda Monday said he will work to strengthen the party as its worker and thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah for reposing faith in......
02:39, 06/18/2019

Watch: Chimpanzee pushes zoo worker during escape Security cameras at a Chinese zoo recorded footage of guests and employees running for safety while being chased by a chimpanzee that briefly escaped its enclosure....
00:00, 07/13/2019

U.S. Worker Productivity Advances at Best Rate Since 2010 U.S. workers’ efficiency improved during the past year at the best pace in nearly a decade, laying groundwork for stronger wage growth and continued economic expansion....
15:13, 05/02/2019

Police: Daycare Worker Bites 5-Month-Old ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WAVE) – A daycare employee admitted to biting an infant’s arm out of frustration, according to WAVE 3 News. Police were called to Kinderplay in Elizabethtown after someone reported that a 5-month-old had a bite mark on i...
18:52, 05/10/2019

He threatened to kill everyone if he got fired. His co-worker didn't believe him Gary Martin made no secret of his intentions when he showed up for work at Henry Pratt Co. in Aurora, Illinois, on February 15, according to authorities....
01:39, 05/01/2019

Trump says McGahn ‘may have been confused’ when he said Trump directed him to pursue Mueller’s firing In a television interview broadcast Friday, the president issued a fresh denial of an episode key to contentions by Democrats that he obstructed justice....
16:52, 06/14/2019

In Japan, It’s a Riveting TV Plot: Can a Worker Go Home on Time? On this show, a 30-something project manager in the famously overworked nation wants nothing more than to get out of the office and into her favorite bar for happy hour....
22:52, 06/18/2019

Florida zoo cited after worker injured by white rhino JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida zoo has been fined more than $14,500 after a worker was injured by a 4,000-pound (1,800-kilogram) white rhinoceros earlier this year. The Florida Times-Union reported Tuesday that the U.S. Department of Labor’...
02:26, 06/26/2019

Ex-home health worker ordered to pay $89K to theft victims WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A former Kansas home health worker who was convicted of stealing jewelry and money from elderly clients has been ordered to pay $89,000 in restitution. Thirty-three-year-old Dawn Becker also was placed on probation for five years...
18:00, 05/09/2019

Dad who left twins in hot car is a social worker described as an ‘amazing’ father By all accounts, he was a doting dad to his year-old, twin son and daughter, setting up a bouncy castle for their first birthday party, and on mornings dressing them in their latest cute outfits while his wife made breakfast in their Rockland County ...
02:13, 07/28/2019

Bullring worker gored to death at Spanish festival Horrifying footage shows a huge bull charging straight at a bullring worker — killing him instantly as he was gored through the neck. The bull ran out in front of cheering spectators on Sunday at an annual festival in Zamora, Spain, after being relea...
22:39, 06/17/2019

Police apprehend ex-worker who threatened shooting in caves KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have apprehended a fired worker who is accused of threatening a shooting in Kansas City’s massive subterranean network of businesses housed in old limestone mines. Police said Tuesday in a tweet that they fou...
20:00, 06/25/2019

Uber Says It Will Not Change Driver Status Under California Gig-Worker Law The company said it would not treat drivers as employees, defying a bill state lawmakers passed this week to extend minimum wage and other protections to independent contractors....
23:26, 09/11/2019

Factbox: California's gig worker law could sting 'last mile' delivery A new California law designed to limit the use of "gig" workers threatens to drive up labor costs for companies that rely on inexpensive freelance drivers to make fast deliveries of everything from restaurant meals to household goods....
22:39, 09/20/2019

| Israel expels Filipino worker with Israeli-born son: NGO A Filipino migrant worker and her Israeli-born teenage son were in the process of being deported from Israel, an NGO lobbying for children of migrants has said....
09:52, 08/13/2019

| Two Shell oil worker hostages freed in Nigeria - police Two Shell oil workers kidnapped in Nigeria's restive oil-rich south have been freed, six days after they were seized by gunmen who killed their guard and driver, police have said....
19:39, 05/02/2019

Garbage worker strangles man for allegedly taking advantage of son A city garbage man strangled a 37-year-old for allegedly taking advantage of his teen son, cops said Tuesday. Patrick Molfetto, 46, was arrested Tuesday and charged with criminal obstruction of breathing, assault and harassment, according to the NYPD...
00:13, 09/18/2019

Ex-U.N. aid worker jailed in Nepal for sexually abusing boys A court in Nepal has sentenced a former UN aid worker from Canada to nine years in jail on charges of sexually abusing two boys, a court official said on Tuesday....
13:52, 07/09/2019

Hotel worker 'prevents potential mass shooting' A potential mass shooting may have been prevented in California after a hotel employee reported a disgruntled colleague who had threatened to shoot everyone he saw in the building, police have said....
12:52, 08/23/2019

Chinese dissidents are being executed for their organs, former hospital worker says Zheng Qiaozhi — we will call him George — still has nightmares. He was interning at China’s Shenyang Army General Hospital when he was drafted to be part of an organ-harvesting team. The prisoner was brought in, tied hand and foot, but very much aliv...
16:13, 06/01/2019

Saudi princess tried in absentia over alleged attack on worker Princess Hassa accused of getting bodyguard to beat man for taking photo in Paris homeThe sister of the crown prince of Saudi Arabia is going on trial in absentia in Paris accused of conspiring to kidnap and beat a worker who was refurbishing her lux...
21:00, 07/09/2019

Industrial Firms Report Big Swings in Typical Worker's Pay Several S&P 500 companies in the industrials and materials sector posted big swings in what they said their median worker was paid in 2018 compared with 2017, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis....
15:13, 05/02/2019

Zionism row council worker was unfairly fired, says tribunal A council worker filmed at a pro-Jeremy Corbyn demonstration saying that Zionists "collaborated" with the Nazis was wrongly sacked, an employment tribunal has ruled....
18:52, 07/12/2019

Employees say companies use IT for pure profit, not worker empowerment A survey of white- and gold-collar employees show they're suspicious of companies' motivations for using IT. Oddly, older employees say they believe in technology for productivity more than their younger counterparts....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Bodega worker fatally stabbed after confrontation outside store An upper Manhattan bodega worker was fatally stabbed following a confrontation outside the store Wednesday night, police said. The 28-year-old man was stabbed in the chest during an argument with a group of people gathered outside of Dyckman Kwik Sto...
07:13, 06/20/2019

Gas explosion destroys house, kills utility worker Authorities say a gas explosion destroyed a Southern California home and killed a gas company worker on Monday. More than a dozen others were injured in the blast in Murrieta. (July 15)        ...
03:00, 07/16/2019

Do I want to work for that CEO? New rules show the gap between chief executive, worker pay Publicly owned companies now must reveal how wide a gulf exists between the compensation earned by average workers compared to their CEOs       ...
16:00, 07/08/2019

BJP Alleges Trinamool Behind Death Of Its Worker In Bengal's Hooghly A BJP worker was found dead in West Bengal's Hoogly district today, leading to a war of words between the party and the ruling Trinamool Congress in the state....
09:00, 07/28/2019

Inmate may have killed Tennessee prison worker while escaping Authorities are on the hunt for a dangerous inmate who broke out of a Tennessee prison on his birthday Wednesday — and may have killed a state Department of Corrections employee. Department of Corrections administrator Debra Johnson, 64, was fo...
11:52, 08/08/2019

BJP Claims Worker Beaten In Bengal For Chanting "Jai Shri Ram" The BJP claimed today that one of its workers was allegedly beaten to death by Trinamool Congress activists in West Bengal's Nadia district for chanting ''Jai Shri Ram''. Trinamool termed the......
04:00, 07/07/2019

Man Told Starbucks Worker His Name Was Aziz. She Wrote "ISIS" On His Cup Niquel Johnson paid for three drinks in Philadelphia on Sunday, and in typical Starbucks fashion, an employee asked for his name. Johnson, 40, told them "Aziz," his Islamic name pronounced ah-zeez. He......
03:52, 08/31/2019

"Should Be Appreciated": UP Minister On Government Worker Tying Shoelace A minister in the Uttar Pradesh government courted controversy after he was seen getting his shoelace tied by a government employee at a yoga event on Friday....
09:39, 06/22/2019

Aid agency worker, others kidnapped in northeast Nigeria appear in video International aid agency Action Against Hunger said on Thursday that a staff member and five others kidnapped in Nigeria last week had appeared in a video released on Wednesday evening....
10:39, 07/25/2019

Ukrainian worker dies in Poland after employer abandons him WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Ukrainian man who fainted on the job in Poland was found dead in a forest after his employer dropped him off there rather than call an ambulance. The man’s body was discovered in western Poland by a forester on June 13, ...
13:13, 06/24/2019

Delta Airlines worker killed in tug accident at JFK Airport A Delta Airlines worker was killed at JFK Airport on Wednesday afternoon when an airplane tug hit him, a report said. The worker was struck by the tug near Terminal 4 at about 3:30 p.m. and was later pronounced dead, according to ABC New York. Other ...
12:00, 08/15/2019

Islamist militants kidnap at least one NGO worker in Nigeria, sources say Islamist insurgents have kidnapped at least one person working for an international aid organization, Action Against Hunger, in northeastern Nigeria, sources said on Friday....
15:52, 07/19/2019

KOA fires white worker who pulled gun on black visitors A white manager of a Mississippi campground has been fired after video showed her holding a gun while telling an African American couple to leave because they did not have a reservation....
03:52, 05/29/2019

Kay Jewelers splits with worker who banned armed deputy STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Kay Jewelers has split with a North Carolina store manager who wouldn’t allow a deputy to pick up an engagement ring because the deputy was wearing his service weapon. The Charlotte Observer reports the store said on Fa...
14:13, 06/07/2019

Maintenance worker dies in fire in underground vault PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s largest utility says one of its workers died over the weekend while doing maintenance in an underground vault. Fire crews had responded to an explosion in the vault late Sunday night in downtown Phoenix and saw flames c...
18:13, 07/01/2019

American worker for de-mining group dies in Iraq An American working for an international de-mining group died during an operation to clear mines and unexploded ordnance near the northern city of Mosul on Tuesday, police and security officials said....
13:39, 09/03/2019

Kosovo releases Russian U.N. worker detained by police Kosovo released a Russian national working for the United Nations on Tuesday, the United Nations mission in Kosovo said, after Moscow demanded that Pristina release him....
15:26, 05/28/2019

Former child refugee reunited with aid worker who gave her a bike Mevan Babakar uses Twitter to find man whose gift brought her joy more than 20 years agoA former child refugee who posted an online callout to track down a camp worker who gave her a bike has found and met the man whose generosity brought her joy.Mev...
17:39, 08/14/2019

Connecticut man accused of killing Anguilla hotel worker says he'd 'do it again' The Connecticut man about to stand trial in Anguilla for killing a resort worker maintained Monday that he was defending himself and his daughters from a "crazed and desperate" attacker and said he's looking forward to clearing his name....
19:00, 08/20/2019

Man attacked worker over sawdust left on Porsche: cops A Connecticut hothead caused quite the dust-up when he discovered sawdust on his prized Porsche, police said. When Francisco Hidalgo, 35, of Norwalk, went to move his ride on Tuesday, he discovered it was covered in sawdust, authorities said. But ins...
19:00, 05/30/2019

Man threatens to harm worker’s child during bodega robbery Cops are looking for a man who threatened to harm a Brooklyn bodega worker’s child, then swiped hundreds of dollars from her after she refused to break his $100 bill. The stranger entered Blanquita’s Deli & Grocery on 18th Avenue in Benso...
23:52, 06/05/2019

BJP Worker Shot Dead In Bengal, 2 Arrested: Cops A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker was shot dead in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district and two persons have been arrested in the matter, police said on Monday....
15:13, 05/27/2019

Former child refugee tracks down aid worker who gave her a bike Mevan Babakar uses Twitter to find man whose gift brought her joy more than 20 years agoA former child refugee is to meet the camp worker who gave her a bike, after her online callout to find the man who brought her joy went viral.Mevan Babakar, 29, ...
03:39, 08/14/2019

Day care worker accused of hitting, shaking children ORMOND BEACH, Fla. — Authorities in central Florida say a former day care worker has been arrested after being caught on security video hitting, slapping and shaking children. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports 65-year-old Katherine Weitz was arr...
11:00, 06/06/2019

Caesars executive fired after ex-worker suit: sources Casino chain Caesars has fired a top executive who was accused of terminating an underling who complained about his “making out” with another underling. Caesars terminated Regional President Kevin Ortzman after the lawsuit, filed by Jocelyn Agnellini...
14:39, 08/13/2019

Utah man featured in 'Under the Banner of Heaven' closer to death by firing squad Utah death row inmate Ron Lafferty featured in the book "Under the Banner of Heaven" loses appeal, inches closer to execution by firing squad.        ...
03:13, 08/15/2019

"Firing One Bullet At Iran Will Set Fire To US Interests": Iran General Iran warned the United States on Saturday that any aggression against the Islamic republic would have serious consequences for US interests across the Middle East....
12:52, 06/22/2019

Seven Kings Mosque: Masked man shot a 'blank-firing handgun', early investigations suggest Police today suggested a "blank-firing handgun" was fired outside the Seven Kings Mosque in east London on Thursday night, as the main entrance to the building remained closed....
18:39, 05/10/2019

A worker fired for missing work due to miscarriage was offered her job back. She said no GlowGolf suspended the manager who fired her and offered her her job back, but Jessica Starwald said "no thanks."        ...
19:26, 07/25/2019

Ex-Google worker fears 'killer robots' could cause mass atrocities Engineer who quit over military drone project warns AI might also accidentally start a warA new generation of autonomous weapons or “killer robots” could accidentally start a war or cause mass atrocities, a former top Google software engineer has war...
17:52, 09/15/2019

Postal worker gunned down while delivering mail in Louisiana, police say A mailman died Saturday after he was shot multiple times while on his mail route, the Shreveport Police Department confirmed.        ...
02:13, 06/23/2019

Cal State Fullerton suspect arrested for fatal stabbing of co-worker A Cal State Fullerton staffer was arrested in the fatal stabbing of his co-worker after spending two days on the run, police said Thursday. Chuyen Vo, 51, was cuffed at his home in Huntington Beach Wednesday at about 10:15 p.m., Fullerton Police Chie...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Locals mourn ‘wonderful’ bodega worker who was fatally stabbed The upper Manhattan bodega worker who was fatally stabbed in the chest after he tried to disperse a group of men outside his store this week was a beloved community member who also worked as a Big Apple livery driver, officials and locals say. Mohame...
23:26, 06/21/2019

White campground worker fired after pulling gun on black visitors Campground Carla? A white campground worker in Mississippi was fired this week after she was caught on video pulling a gun on a black couple and ordering them to leave — all because they didn’t have a reservation. “RACISM IS ALIVE A...
09:52, 05/29/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro says government may cut worker protections to boost job creation Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Sunday that the government may look at making it less expensive for employers to fire workers, as it seeks fresh ways to stimulate a weak economy....
01:13, 07/22/2019

"Not Elected To Clean Toilets": Pragya Thakur On BJP Worker's Complaint Pragya Singh Thakur, a first-time BJP parliamentarian from Madhya Pradesh, has told party workers that she "wasn't elected to get drains and toilets cleaned", a statement that many saw as arrogant and......
07:00, 07/22/2019

16% Polling In 8 Bengal Lok Sabha Seats In Two Hours, BJP Worker Killed Over 16 per cent people voted across eight Lok Sabha constituencies in West Bengal on Sunday where polling for the sixth phase of the Lok Sabha election was underway amid reports of violence that left......
10:26, 05/12/2019

Drunk driver gets up to 9 years for fatally hitting co-worker in Brooklyn Leonel Ortega-Flores pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in Brooklyn Supreme Court earlier this month and was sentenced Thursday to three to nine years in prison....
02:52, 08/16/2019

Wendy’s worker abducted in Idaho, suspect found in Arizona SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old girl abducted from the Wendy’s restaurant where she worked in Idaho has been found in Arizona along with the man accused of taking her. Police tell KNXV-TV 18-year-old Miguel Rodriguez-Perez ...
17:13, 05/21/2019

UK consulate worker detained in China is freed in Hong Kong Simon Cheng is back in Hong Kong, say family, after weeks of detention in mainland ChinaA staff member at the British consulate in Hong Kong who was detained in mainland China has been released, his family said on Saturday, ending an ordeal that last...
06:00, 08/24/2019

Natural gas explosion at California home kills worker, injures 15 others A gas company worker was killed and more than a dozen people were hurt after a natural gas explosion leveled a home in Southern California on Monday, according to officials. ...
23:39, 07/16/2019

Woman threw hot coffee on McDonald’s worker during fight: cops A Baltimore woman threw a cup of hot coffee on a Brooklyn McDonald’s worker Thursday morning after the employee asked her to take her feet off the restaurant furniture, police said. Christine George, 69, was sitting inside the McDonald’s ...
21:00, 05/23/2019

Family Of Detained UK Consulate Worker Rejects 'Made-Up' Report The family of a staffer at the UK consulate in Hong Kong have rejected a "made-up" report by Chinese state media that he was detained in the mainland for visiting prostitutes....
22:26, 08/23/2019

School cafeteria worker says she was fired for giving lunch to boy who couldn’t pay A New Hampshire cafeteria worker claims she was fired after providing lunch to a high school student who didn’t have money for a meal. Bonnie Kimball was working the register at the Mascoma Valley Regional High School cafeteria on March 28 when...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Billboard worker falls from Cellino & Barnes sign in Brooklyn He knows who to call if he wants to sue. A billboard worker wound up in the hospital Tuesday morning when he tumbled off a rooftop sign in Brooklyn that happened to be touting the famed personal injury law firm Cellino & Barnes, family and officials ...
07:39, 05/15/2019

Shop worker's body found behind freezer 10 years after disappearance Ten years after going missing, a supermarket worker has been found dead in a gap behind a freezer in the store - where he is thought to have taken a break....
23:00, 07/23/2019

How police stumbled upon traveling carnival worker suspected of killing 3 Investigation into James Michael Wright spanned three states. Wright is charged with killing two women and a teenager in a span of 18 days.        ...
23:00, 05/15/2019

Airport worker fired for slipping ‘you ugly’ note to traveler A security screener at a New York airport is out of a job after slipping a note to a traveler that read: “you ugly.” Neal Strassner was going through a security checkpoint at Greater Rochester International Airport in late June when the s...
23:26, 08/17/2019

BJP Worker Shot Dead In West Bengal's Nadia, Says Police A 23-year-old BJP worker was shot dead in West Bengal's Nadia district, police said on Saturday. The incident happened at Chakdaha town around 10 pm last night, a police officer said....
15:00, 05/25/2019

Worker falls to his death after box truck slams into his cherry picker A worker fell to his death when a box truck slammed into his cherry picker in Queens early Thursday, police said. The 59-year-old worker was fixing a street light when a man driving the 2018 truck struck the arm of the cherry picker around 2:45 a.m n...
21:39, 09/12/2019

ILO worker's organization marks 100 years with social justice call The UN's international labor organization has started centenary celebrations in Geneva. Chancellor Merkel is among the world leaders attending to make a point for "social standards."...
19:00, 06/11/2019

Husband charged with murder of United Nations aid worker, report The husband of a United Nations worker killed at her family home in Fiji last month has been charged with one count of murder, according to Suva police....
16:42, 08/12/2019

Worker plunges 10 feet down elevator shaft at construction site A construction worker plunged 10 feet down an elevator shaft in Brooklyn on Friday morning, suffering life-threatening injuries, the FDNY said. The worker was on site at 19 Richardson St., a new construction going up in Williamsburg, when he somehow ...
20:26, 05/10/2019

Britain presses for information on HK consulate worker detained in China Britain's Foreign Office continues to "urgently seek further information" about an employee of its Hong Kong consulate who was detained in China, it said on Thursday....
15:52, 08/22/2019

Construction worker takes smoke break as crane balances mid-air A crane operator in Brooklyn took a smoke break as the small machine hung precariously mid-air on Thursday morning after workers overfilled the machine, according to authorities and photographs. The lift began tipping shortly before 8:30 a.m. in the ...
18:26, 07/25/2019

California Senate passes bill to tighten 'gig' worker rule The California State Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it much more difficult for gig economy companies like Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc to classify workers as independent contractors rather than employees....
17:39, 09/11/2019

Wife held against her will rescued after handing note to Domino’s worker A New Mexico woman being held against her will by her husband was rescued after she handed a note detailing her dire situation to a Domino’s Pizza worker, according to a report. The woman delivered the message at a Domino’s Pizza shop in Anthony, Tex...
08:00, 07/25/2019

Kenneth Saal arrested in murder of co-worker Carolyn Byington A New Jersey man has been arrested in the murder of his 26-year-old co-worker, more than two months after she was found dead in her apartment, prosecutors said Thursday. Kenneth Saal, 30, is accused of killing Carolyn Byington when she went home for ...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Congress Worker Stabbed, 3 Polling Officials Suspended In Odisha A Congress worker was stabbed to death, while three polling personnel were suspended for violation of norms in Odisha, where the fourth and final phase of polling were conducted on Monday in six Lok......
21:39, 04/29/2019

Sanitation worker racked up $17K in tickets, fines using scavenged plates He used one man’s trash in an attempt to stay clean. A city sanitation worker from Staten Island used license plates he picked up from a dumpster to remain incognito, as he racked up more than $17,000 in parking tickets, traffic violations and E-ZPas...
03:13, 08/15/2019

NHS worker who blackmailed Grindr dates with naked photos is jailed An NHS hospital worker who blackmailed a string of online dates by threatening to send naked pictures to their friends and family has been jailed for more than two years....
19:26, 08/22/2019

Police identify US postal worker shot to death in Louisiana SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A coroner’s office has identified the U.S. postal worker shot to death in Louisiana on Saturday morning. A release from the Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office says 52-year-old Antonio Williams was shot while making deliv...
13:26, 06/23/2019

Pissed-off worker urinates on Birds Eye’s pea production line in England A worker at a frozen foods plant in Britain apparently gave the ultimate “piss-off” to his employer. A video that appears to show a stream of urine washing over peas on a production line with the caption “Boycot birdseye peas”...
19:52, 08/10/2019

Police make arrest in killing of Louisiana postal worker SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Police in northern Louisiana said a man has been arrested for shooting and killing a postal worker. Shreveport police said Saturday that 32-year-old Michael Gentry is being held in the city jail on one count of second degree mu...
21:00, 06/23/2019

Russia demands Kosovo release detained Russian U.N. worker: RIA Russia's embassy in Serbia on Tuesday demanded that Kosovo immediately release a detained Russian national working at a United Nations mission in Kosovo, the RIA news agency reported....
14:26, 05/28/2019

Assam BJP Worker Gets Himanta Biswa's Photo Tattooed, Calls Him "God" A BJP worker in Assam took political fandom to another level and got a picture of state minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tattooed on his forearm. Another BJP worker recently shared pictures of it on......
03:26, 08/23/2019

Police: Worker finds suspected fentanyl in ice cream freezer SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Routine maintenance on a South Carolina convenience store’s ice cream freezer reportedly turned up a hidden stash of what authorities believe is the deadly synthetic opioid fentanyl. Authorities say a maintenance worker...
20:26, 06/21/2019

Amethi BJP Worker, Who Campaigned For Smriti Irani, Shot Dead A former village head in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi, who worked closely with BJP leader Smriti Irani during her Lok Sabha campaign, was allegedly shot dead on Saturday night....
06:39, 05/26/2019

Husband of aid worker jailed in Iran says his wife is being used as ‘bargaining chip’ Richard Ratcliffe calls what Iran is doing “hostage diplomacy.” He has been on a hunger strike for 12 days. Camped outside the Iranian Embassy in London, his message is simple: His wife, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, must be freed.  ...
23:26, 06/26/2019

Northern Territory mine worker buried under collapsing wall Major operation under way at Bootu Creek to find 59-year-old man from DarwinA worker has been buried in soil and rock after a wall collapse at a mine in the Northern Territory.A major operation has been under way to find the 59-year-old Darwin man at...
02:52, 08/26/2019

Mayor calls out worker accused of spitting on Eric Trump CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has condemned a cocktail lounge employee who Eric Trump says spit on him. Lightfoot said Thursday she had spoken to Trump, the son of Republican President Donald Trump, and that it was “ver...
05:26, 06/28/2019

Ex-‘Lion King’ puppet worker plans to sue city over 3-D gun bust The Brooklyn resident says he told cops that the gun he was making would be “completely non-functioning,” and a detective acknowledged it was merely “a prop of a firearm."...
04:39, 06/17/2019

DNA test proves care worker is heir to sprawling £50m estate A struggling care worker has inherited one of Britain's finest country estates after he was found to be the illegitimate son of the property's previous aristocratic owner who died last year....
10:39, 05/21/2019

Tourist Accused of Killing Hotel Worker in Anguilla Speaks Out A Connecticut man charged with the death of an employee at a Caribbean island resort has broken his silence, refuting many of the details in the accusations levied against him....
21:52, 05/02/2019

Sanitation worker injured when gas tank explodes during trash collection A city sanitation worker was injured Friday morning when a gas tank exploded during garbage collection in Brooklyn, sources said. The Department of Sanitation crew was hauling trash in front of a home on 12th Street near 7th Avenue in Park Slope at a...
20:39, 06/14/2019

Former campground worker charged after holding gun during confrontation with black couple A white former campground worker has been charged after she holding a gun while confronting an African American, according to media reports.        ...
23:00, 06/04/2019

Social worker banned from work after pursuing abuse victim for sex A social worker who repeatedly called and messaged a vulnerable domestic abuse victim to tell her he was looking for a girlfriend has been suspended from the profession for a year....
13:39, 09/09/2019

Facebook worker dies after jumping from building at Silicon Valley HQ A Facebook employee died Thursday after jumping from the fourth floor of a building at the company’s Silicon Valley headquarters, police and reports said. The man leapt from a building at the tech giant’s Menlo Park, California, campus at...
06:26, 09/20/2019

Missing Bronx junkyard worker’s body found after fire The body of a missing worker was found at the scene of a Bronx junkyard fire Thursday afternoon, authorities said. The worker had been unaccounted for since the blaze broke out at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the New England Used Auto Parts on Boston Road in ...
01:52, 09/07/2019

Man slugs MTA worker in random attack inside Harlem station Shocking video released by police shows the moment an irate straphanger slugged an MTA worker in an unprovoked attack in Harlem. The man was acting erratically as he slipped past the red tape stretched across the turnstiles inside the 2/3 train stati...
15:13, 06/17/2019

Queens woman sexually assaulted by man dressed as construction worker: DA A man dressed as a construction worker sexually assaulted a woman during a home invasion at her Howard Beach apartment and at one point forced her to make a sick choice — get smothered with a pillow, have sex with her 21-year-old son or let him...
23:13, 09/20/2019

California lawmakers consider bill that would 'lead the world' on gig worker rights Assembly Bill 5 would enact protections for workers, requiring them to meet three standards to be considered a contractorCalifornia legislators are set to decide on legislation that would fundamentally change the way tech giants like Lyft and Uber en...
08:13, 08/30/2019

Arizona DPS trooper arrested for allegedly threatening to kill co-worker PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper has been arrested for allegedly threatening to kill another employee of the agency. DPS officials say Edward Swan made the threat in front of his supervisor during a meetin...
01:39, 08/01/2019

Rahul Gandhi, Sued By RSS Worker, To Appear In Mumbai Court Today Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to appear in a court in Mumbai today in connection with a defamation case filed by an RSS worker against him for allegedly linking journalist Gauri Lankesh's killing with the......
06:26, 07/04/2019

Daycare worker charged with murder for suffocating crying baby A Delaware daycare worker has been charged with murder after surveillance footage showed her covering a baby’s face for more than three minutes because she would not stop crying, according to police. Dejoynay Ferguson, 19, allegedly put the lif...
16:52, 09/08/2019

3 accused of attacking Pennsylvania mall worker, stealing SUV, then crashing into bus Police have arrested three people, saying they attacked a Pennsylvania mall employee on Tuesday, stole her SUV and led police on a chase that ended in a crash with a public bus....
06:39, 09/05/2019

Worker confidence in finding a new job has hit a six-year high, but it might be a 'turning point' A recent Fedsurvey showed that workers' confidence for finding a new job was the highest since the central bank started keeping track in June 2013....
23:00, 06/17/2019

Homeless man arrested in disturbing machete attack on deli worker A homeless man was picked up hours after allegedly hacking at a helpless deli worker with a machete in Hells Kitchen, police said Sunday. Rigoberto Reyes, 57, was arrested just after 2 p.m. Saturday on charges of assault, criminal possession of a wea...
22:00, 06/09/2019

Wendy's worker abducted in Idaho, suspect found in Arizona Authorities say a 17-year-old girl abducted from the Wendy's restaurant where she worked in Idaho has been found in Arizona along with the man accused of taking her....
15:00, 05/21/2019

California advances bill that would 'lead the world' on gig worker rights Assembly Bill 5 would enact protections for workers, requiring them to meet three standards to be considered a contractorA bill that would fundamentally change the way tech giants – such as Lyft and Uber – engage with workers has passed a major hurdl...
00:39, 08/31/2019

Hey, Jeff Bezos: I'm an Amazon worker and this is why I'm joining the climate strike On 20 September, more than 1,000 Amazon staffers will walk out of their offices to demand action. Rebecca Sheppard is one of the strike’s organizersSince late last year, a group of workers within Amazon have been organizing to push the company to rad...
10:39, 09/10/2019

Chick-fil-A worker leaps through drive-thru window to save choking boy One Chick-fil-A employee in Georgia said he’s feeling like a “hero” after leaping through a drive-thru window to save a young boy from choking. On Wednesday, Logan Simmons was working the drive-thru of the chicken-centric chain’s Stonebridge Village ...
19:52, 06/28/2019

China: British consulate worker Simon Cheng released The 28-year old had been in Chinese custody for more than two weeks. He had been accused of violating public security management regulations while in the city of Shenzhen, just across the bay from Hong Kong....
13:00, 08/24/2019

DNA test proves former care worker is entitled to £50m country estate Jordan Adlard-Rogers inherits 1,536-acre Cornwall estate after proving owner was his fatherA former care worker has inherited a £50m country estate after a DNA test proved he was the son of its deceased owner.Jordan Adlard-Rogers, 31, found out his f...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Carve Cafe worker stabbed after fighting off muggers: cops A worker at a deli called Carve Cafe was stabbed early Monday — after chasing down two thieves who tried to mug a customer at the Midtown site, cops said. Police said a man and a woman walked into the eatery on 45th Street near Eighth Avenue at about...
22:13, 05/06/2019

Chinese Man Allegedly Pushed Pak Worker Into Furnace In Anger, Arrested A Chinese national was arrested in Pakistan on Wednesday for allegedly pushing a Pakistani worker into a burning furnace in Punjab province for failing to comprehend his instructions, triggering......
04:00, 05/23/2019

Walmart Retaliates Against Worker Who Urged Employee Walkout Over Gun Sales Following a pair of deadly mass shootings over the weekend, including one at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, a Walmart e-commerce category specialist, Thomas Marshall, posted two memos widely within the company, urging mass action by employees to pressu...
03:26, 08/07/2019

Worker injured in roof collapse at Brooklyn construction site A hardhat was injured Friday when the roof of a room collapsed at an under-construction Brooklyn school, officials said. Emergency responders were called to Edward B. Shallow Junior High School on 16th Avenue near 65th Street in Bensonhurst after the...
22:13, 07/05/2019

BJP Worker Shot Dead In Bengal, Party Says "Trinamool Goons" Behind It A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker, named Saraswati Das, was allegedly shot dead by miscreants in Basirhat in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district....
10:13, 06/14/2019

Tokyo Olympics construction worker dies from suspected heatstroke Japan’s capital has had temperatures above 31C for two weeks, prompting fears for 2020 Games’ athletesHeatstroke is suspected in the death of a worker at a Tokyo Olympics construction site, NHK national television has said, as the Japanese capital sw...
08:39, 08/09/2019

Carnival worker accused of groping Montana police detective Prosecutors say a carnival worker accused of sexually assaulting women and a girl at the Montana State Fair last year was arrested after he groped an off-duty police detective who had training as a special victims unit officer....
18:00, 05/21/2019

Mehbooba Mufti's Party Worker Shot At Allegedly By Terrorists In J&K A Peoples Democratic Party activist was seriously injured after terrorists allegedly shot him at Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district on Sunday, police said....
20:13, 05/19/2019

NYPD union chief: Commissioner 'cringing in fear' by firing officer in Eric Garner death The NYPD officer who placed Eric Garner in a chokehold in the moments before his death on a New York City Street five years ago was fired.        ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

Britain extremely concerned by reports HK consulate worker held in China Britain said on Tuesday it was "extremely concerned" by reports that a staff member at the consulate in its former colony of Hong Kong had been detained in mainland China....
04:39, 08/21/2019

The Trump Labor Board Is Outlawing Grad Student Worker Unions On Monday, the National Labor Relations Board will issue a ruling that will make it impossible for graduate student workers to unionize. This, as with almost everything the Trump NLRB has done, is bad....
23:13, 09/20/2019

Jailed British-Iranian aid worker moved to hospital psychiatric ward Jailed British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been transferred from prison to a hospital psychiatric ward, the campaign group seeking to free her said on Wednesday....
02:39, 07/17/2019

California woman posing as social worker tried to kidnap newborn: cops SANTA ANA, Calif. — Southern California authorities say a woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted kidnapping after allegedly posing as a social worker and trying to convince a mother to hand over her newborn baby. Santa Ana police said Satu...
19:13, 06/10/2019

British govt worker 'detained in China' after telling girlfriend 'pray for me' The Foreign Office has said it is extremely concerned by reports a British consulate official was detained in China after telling his girlfriend "pray for me"....
00:39, 08/21/2019

Trinamool Worker Allegedly Beaten To Death In Bengal's Cooch Behar A Trinamool Congress worker died after he was allegedly thrashed by a group of men in West Bengal's Cooch Behar on Wednesday, two days after another Trinamool Congress leader was shot dead in Kolkata....
07:00, 06/06/2019

BJP Worker Hacked To Death In Bengal's Burdwan, Trinamool Congress Blamed The BJP has accused Trinamool Congress activists of hacking one of its workers to death at Ketugram in West Bengal's Burdwan district today. News agency IANS quoted sources as saying that the victim......
14:13, 05/30/2019

Yorkie halts neighborhood’s mail service after biting postal worker DANVILLE, Va. — A Virginia neighborhood had its mail service disrupted for about three weeks after a Yorkshire terrier bit a postal carrier. The Danville Register and Bee reports that the neighborhood is one of two in Danville to have mail service di...
01:26, 08/05/2019

Masked man seen attacking Philadelphia gas station worker with hammer during robbery, police say Police in Pennsylvania are looking for a man seen on surveillance video attacking a gas station worker with a hammer during a robbery, investigators said....
03:13, 09/06/2019

Author may lose book deal after shaming black transit worker An author and self-described “social media maven” is being dropped by a publishing house after she tweeted a photo of a black transit worker eating on a train in Washington, DC, and alerting the woman’s supervisors. Natasha Tynes, a social medi...
19:52, 05/13/2019

Amsterdam's first female mayor to crack down on sex worker window displays Amsterdam's first female mayor plans to overhaul the city's red-light district and its window displays, in a bid to protect sex workers from gawking tourists....
18:00, 07/04/2019

British govt worker 'detained in China' after telling girlfriend to 'pray for me' The Foreign Office has said it is "extremely concerned" following reports a British consulate official was detained in China after telling his girlfriend to "pray for me"....
14:13, 08/20/2019

Jailed British-Iranian Worker Sent To Hospital Psychiatric Ward In Tehran Jailed British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been transferred from prison to a hospital psychiatric ward, the campaign group seeking to free her said on Wednesday....
18:13, 07/17/2019

Trinamool Worker Accused Of Taking "Cut Money" Found Hanging From Tree A Trinamool Congress worker, who was accused of taking cut money from beneficiaries of government schemes, was found hanging in East Burdwan district on Wednesday, police said....
22:26, 06/26/2019

Saudi Princess Convicted in France of Ordering Bodyguard to Beat Worker A French court convicted the sister of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of ordering her bodyguard to assault a workman who said he was beaten in her luxury apartment and forced to kiss the princess’s feet....
02:39, 09/13/2019

Rescue worker killed in attack on ambulance in northern Myanmar - army One rescue worker was killed and several others were wounded when an ambulance came under fire in northern Myanmar amid clashes between troops and ethnic rebels in the region, an army spokesman and a witness said on Saturday....
15:13, 08/17/2019

Writer sues after losing book deal over transit worker flap WASHINGTON (AP) — A writer who faced social media backlash for calling out a transit worker eating on a train is suing her publisher. Lawyers for Natasha Tynes filed suit against publisher Rare Bird Lit., Inc. on Friday in Los Angeles County Superior...
01:00, 06/09/2019

Brave bodega worker fends off knife-wielding attacker in Brooklyn Shocking video shows a brave bodega worker pushing off an knife-wielding attacker during an early morning robbery inside a Brooklyn marketplace, police said Saturday. The 24-year-old was working at OJ Fruit & Vegetable Corp. on Flatbush Avenue around...
02:26, 07/21/2019

Congress Worker Threatens Suicide Over Rahul Gandhi's Decision To Resign A Congress worker threatened to commit suicide by trying to hang himself from a tree outside the party's headquarters in Delhi if Rahul Gandhi does not take back his resignation as party president....
16:52, 07/02/2019

Postal worker, 15-year-old student are among the victims killed in Texas shooting These are the stories that have emerged about those killed in Odessa, Texas. Victims ranged in age from 15 to 57. Twenty-two others were injured.        ...
15:52, 09/02/2019

Alaska Airlines investigating video of worker throwing bags from plane Alaska Airlines is looking into a May incident after video footage was shared of a worker carelessly throwing luggage from the airplane onto a cart below. The video, which was reportedly taken May 16 and shared to social media, shows the worker tossi...
23:00, 06/07/2019

Sydney stabbing victim identified as sex worker, 24, who reportedly saw suspect before rampage A woman who was killed moments before a knife-wielding man went on a rampage in downtown Sydney on Tuesday while yelling "Allahu akbar" has been identified as a 24-year-old sex worker who reportedly had seen the suspect at least once....
09:39, 08/16/2019

Florida teen threw hot coffee on Burger King worker: police A Florida teenager hurled a cup of hot coffee at a Burger King employee over the weekend, scalding the fast-food worker, police said. Anastasia Lantier, 18, walked into the burger franchise in Seminole around 10:20 a.m. Saturday “due to an issue at t...
19:13, 07/01/2019

Office worker launches UK's first police facial recognition legal action Ed Bridges, from Cardiff, says ‘intrusive’ technology used on thousands of peopleAn office worker who believes his image was captured by facial recognition cameras when he popped out for a sandwich in his lunch break has launched a groundbreaking leg...
16:52, 05/21/2019

Rights group asks for worker-safety probe at Tokyo Olympics A former Olympian who heads a human-rights watchdog is asking the IOC and Tokyo Olympic organizers to investigate worker safety at venues under construction        ...
09:13, 06/07/2019

Volkswagen wins worker backing for restructuring with $1.1 billion battery plan Volkswagen workers backed a restructuring of the world's largest carmaker on Tuesday after Chief Executive Herbert Diess pledged to spend 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) on a new battery cell production plant near its headquarters in Lower Saxony....
20:00, 05/14/2019

Cellphone store worker won’t be charged for fatally shooting armed robber Dramatic video footage trumpeted by the NRA showed the suspect holding a handgun wearing a hood as she strolled into a Metro PCS store last week, throwing something onto the employee’s desk. The store worker almost immediately reaches for his o...
00:13, 09/02/2019

| Tokyo Olympic construction race raises worker safety questions As Tokyo 2020 Olympics preparations enter their final stage, activists and workers groups say speedy venue construction has had dangerous consequences....
10:00, 07/25/2019

Body of worker recovered, two missing after Chicago-area plant blast The body of a worker was recovered while two other employees remained missing on Saturday after an explosion at a silicone plant in a Chicago suburb, a fire official said....
05:00, 05/05/2019

Woman arrested after giving fast food worker swig of cognac PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a woman in the drive-thru of an Oregon Taco Bell poured Hennessy cognac into the mouth of an employee – then was arrested by a police officer who happened to be behind her in line. The Oregonian/OregonLive ...
05:26, 07/25/2019

Who wants to see Seann William Scott as a social worker-turned-serial killer? Seann William Scott is often the best part of whatever movie he’s in, so we’re going to go ahead and be optimistic about Bloodline, a new Blumhouse thriller in which he plays Evan, a social worker with a penchant for killing his client’s tormentors....
21:00, 08/07/2019

Uber, Lyft, DoorDash Threaten Ballot Fight Over California Gig-Worker Law The battle over a California bill that could upend the business models of companies that rely on gig workers intensified when three companies threatened to spend a combined $90 million on a ballot measure if a deal can’t be reached this year....
06:39, 08/30/2019

California high school newspaper to run profile of student porn worker A Central California school district has decided to allow a high school newspaper to publish a profile of an 18-year-old student who works in the porn industry....
07:39, 05/03/2019

North Carolina Zoo worker dies after fall during ‘aerial rescue drill’ An arborist at the North Carolina Zoo was killed after toppling out of a tree during a safety drill this week, according to new reports. The North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro worker was “engaged in an aerial rescue drill” Thursday morning, and suddenly ...
15:39, 07/19/2019

Cruise ship worker jumps into sea to rescue passenger who fell overboard A cruise ship crew member dove into the water to rescue a passenger who had fallen overboard in Italy. The Irish woman, who has not been identified, reportedly fell from the MSC Seaview cruise ship on Monday while it was at the Italian city of Genoa....
22:26, 06/21/2019

‘Serial killer’ carnival worker confessed to murdering 3 women: sheriff A traveling carnival worker confessed to murdering two women and a teen girl he met on the job, according to police, who said they consider him a serial killer. James Michael Wright, 23, of Mendota, Va., confessed to fatally shooting three women duri...
17:26, 05/14/2019

The World's Largest Camera Collection Belongs to a Government Worker in Mumbai Dilish Parekh is a jeweler and government employee in Mumbai and he has the largest collection of cameras in the world. Collecting cameras for over 40 years he’s amassed an enormous collection that includes everything from rangefinders like the Leica...
23:52, 09/11/2019

UK consulate worker detained in China is freed in Hong Kong, says family Simon Cheng is back in Hong Kong, say relatives and friends, after weeks of detention in mainland ChinaA staff member at the British consulate in Hong Kong who was detained in mainland China has been released, his family said on Saturday, ending an o...
08:00, 08/24/2019

F-16 Fighter Jet Crashes Into California Warehouse, Worker Captures Aftermath on Video On Thursday, an F-16 fighter jet crashed into a warehouse near the March Air Reserve Base in southern California. The pilot ejected and survived, but roughly a dozen people inside the warehouse were sent to the hospital for minor injuries related to ...
17:13, 05/17/2019

Bradley Wiggins takes degree to pursue new career as a social worker • 2012 Tour winner wants to put sporting success behind him• ‘I don’t give a shit about my cycling career. I’m detached from it’Sir Bradley Wiggins has revealed he is taking a degree in social work as he looks to redefine himself after his cycling ca...
04:26, 08/27/2019

Holiday Inn Express worker’s classy response to racial slur goes viral This Holiday Inn Express employee’s calm response to a guest who called him a racial slur has the internet cheering for him. Craig Brooks, 26, recorded his encounter Sunday night with a woman at the chain in Austin, Texas, after hearing her cal...
22:52, 06/04/2019

Police: City worker kills 12 in Virginia Beach; suspect dead VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a longtime city employee wielding a .45-caliber handgun with a suppressor fatally shot 12 people on three floors of a municipal building in Virginia Beach before police shot him. Four other people were wound...
07:52, 06/01/2019

Truck hits parked plane at Pittsburgh Airport, worker hurt PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Southwest Airlines employee is being treated at a hospital after the truck he was driving struck the rear of a plane parked at a Pittsburgh International Airport gate. An airline spokesman said the Boeing 737-800 was taken out of ...
19:52, 06/17/2019

NJ murder victim was stabbed multiple times by co-worker: court docs The New Jersey accountant charged in the lunch-break slaying of his co-worker allegedly stabbed the victim several times — then fretted to colleagues about being arrested, according to new court papers. Employees at marketing firm Engine Group ...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Immigrant siblings enter plea deals in dairy co-worker death Two siblings who immigration authorities say were in the U.S. illegally are awaiting sentencing after entering plea agreements during their murder trial in the slaying of a Michigan dairy farm co-worker....
16:13, 05/09/2019

UK's Hong Kong Mission Worker Detained In China Over Prostitution: Report An employee at the British consulate in Hong Kong has been detained in China for involvement in prostitution, China's state-backed Global Times newspaper said on Thursday....
20:13, 08/22/2019

Brazil indigenous agency worker killed in remote Amazon town Indigenist Maxciel Pereira dos Santos was murdered execution-style before members of his family in the Amazon town of Tabatinga, according to INA, a union group representing workers at Brazil's indigenous protection agency FUNAI, on Sunday....
04:13, 09/09/2019

Florida day care worker charged in death of 2-year-old left in hot van, officials say A Florida day care worker, who reportedly failed to follow protocol and switched off a safety alarm in the van she was driving, has been charged in the July death of a 2-year-old boy who'd been left in the sweltering vehicle for hours....
15:39, 09/09/2019

Delaware day care worker charged with murder in death of 4-month-old under her watch (NBC News) — A 19-year-old old day care worker in Delaware has been charged with murder in the death of an infant under her watch. Police responded to a call of an unresponsive 4-month-old girl on Thursday at the Little People Child Development...
02:26, 09/09/2019

Ex-Seattle tech worker arrested for Capital One hack - U.S. Justice Department The U.S. Justice Department said Paige Thompson, a former Seattle technology company software engineer, was arrested on Monday on a criminal complaint charging computer fraud and abuse for hacking into stored data of Capital One Financial Corp ....
03:13, 07/30/2019

Former Canadian UN worker and renowned humanitarian sentenced in Nepal for raping boys For decades, Peter Dalglish, 62, held a distinguished reputation as one of Canada’s most esteemed and accomplished humanitarians devoted to the wellbeing of poor children. But on Monday, he was sentenced by a Nepali court to at least nine years behin...
20:26, 07/09/2019

Worker drove pickup owned by Jennifer Dulos’ husband the day she went missing A new twist emerged Thursday in the case of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos. A truck owned by her estranged husband, Fotis Dulos, was in her town of New Canaan the day she disappeared almost three weeks ago — but he wasn’t behind the wheel, a ...
08:26, 06/14/2019

Olympics construction worker among dead as heat wave batters Japan Searing conditions are causing many deaths across the country a year out from the Games, raising concerns about the health of spectators and athletes....
10:39, 08/09/2019

U.S. worker, food-safety advocates sound alarm over new hog slaughter rules U.S. food safety and the health of plant workers will be at risk from new federal rules that allow meat companies to slaughter hogs as fast as they want and shift the role of government inspectors, food and environmental advocates said on Tuesday....
00:13, 09/18/2019

Burger King worker falls through roof, gets leg stuck: 'The rescue was very challenging' A strange scene unfolded at a Texas Burger King when the local fire department was called to rescue a worker apparently fell through the roof and got his leg stuck....
20:52, 06/24/2019

On Camera, BJP Worker Thrashes Toll Booth Employee In Madhya Pradesh A village-level BJP functionary was caught on camera beating up a toll employee on the Indore-Ujjain road in Madhya Pradesh. A police official said the fight happened due to a dispute over the toll......
23:52, 09/09/2019

MTA worker on family and medical leave got married, coached baseball instead: watchdog An MTA worker took 140 days of leave in one year, claiming he needed to care for his sick dad — but was actually getting married, traveling Europe and coaching a baseball team, the agency’s watchdog found. A report released by the MTA’s Inspector Gen...
02:52, 07/11/2019

Intrepid Museum worker stole $350K from cash register: prosecutors A brazen cashier at the Intrepid Museum pocketed more than $350,000 from cash registers while working at the famed decommissioned aircraft carrier, authorities charged Wednesday. Ticket man Daniel Lee, 41, stole $367,090.97 over three years by resell...
00:39, 07/11/2019

Olympics construction worker dies as Tokyo swelters, heatstroke suspected A worker at a Tokyo Olympics construction site died on Thursday after being found unconscious while working outside, organisers said on Friday, with media saying heatstroke was suspected as the Japanese capital swelters through a deadly heatwave....
08:39, 08/09/2019

UPDATE 1-California Senate passes bill to tighten "gig" worker rule The California State Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it much more difficult for gig economy companies like Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc to classify workers as independent contractors rather than employees....
12:26, 09/11/2019

Grocery store worker busted trying to snap photo up customer’s skirt A creepy Long Island supermarket worker was busted for trying to snap a photo up a customer’s skirt — a sick act he’s pulled off several times before, police said Friday. The woman had just left Kolsave Market in North Lawrence around 12:...
08:52, 08/24/2019

MTA worker’s bathroom break sparks commuter chaos on five subway lines A nasty clogged-up toilet and nature calling for an MTA worker during Friday’s morning rush-hour disrupted subway service on five different lines, according to the transit agency and a report. The bathroom break caused temporary service changes on th...
20:39, 05/17/2019

Devoted grocery store worker fired for chasing shoplifter kills himself A British supermarket worker once commended for his “outstanding service” killed himself a week after he was fired for leaving his post to chase a shoplifter, according to a new report. Shaun Winstanley, 49, from Staining near Blackpool, Lancashire, ...
00:13, 08/13/2019

A Dozen Cows Found Dead Near BJP Worker's 'Gaushala' In Madhya Pradesh More than a dozen cows were found dead in a swamp close to a 'gaushala' (home for cows) owned and operated by BJP leader Varun Agarwal in Dewas district of Madhya Pradesh earlier this week...
10:39, 08/22/2019

She tried to steal a newborn by impersonating a social worker, police say. She wound up in jail. A woman allegedly impersonated a social worker to try to take a 1-week-old away from the mother, police say. She was charged with attempted kidnapping....
03:13, 06/11/2019

Democrat Buttigieg unveils plan to raise pay, expand worker protections Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg unveiled a plan on Friday to raise wages and strengthen the rights of American workers, including "gig economy" workers such as Uber drivers, and fast-food employees....
15:52, 07/26/2019

Uber and Lyft prepare $60 million fight against worker classification bill The fight over whether rideshare drivers should be classified as employees and therefore be eligible for benefits continues. The latest battleground is California, where a worker classification bill is currently being debated by lawmakers. Uber and L...
17:00, 08/30/2019

Feds bust Disney World worker for trying to lure young girl for sex A Disney World employee was nabbed for trying to lure an 8-year-old girl for sex — after bringing a child-sized pink dress and condoms to the “encounter” that was actually set-up by an undercover federal agent, authorities said. Frederick Pohl,...
18:26, 05/24/2019

Piedmont Airlines worker dies in accident at North Carolina airport An employee of regional carrier Piedmont Airlines has died in Charlotte after the baggage-hauling tug he was driving flipped, pinning him underneath.       ...
15:26, 08/13/2019

Kidnapped South African mine worker freed in eastern Congo A South African mine worker kidnapped by militia in eastern Congo in late July was released on Thursday, according to the official Twitter account of the province where he was taken....
04:52, 09/06/2019

Wild video shows club worker tossed into air by fierce storm This storm really blew them away. A wild new video shows workers at a South Carolina club getting thrashed around by a storm — including one guy who is flung 20 feet into the air. Samuel Foster and his co-workers at the Esso Club in Clemson wer...
20:13, 08/21/2019

New York City waiter returns lost check of over $400,000 to social worker NEW YORK — A New York City pizzeria waiter returned a lost check worth nearly $424,000 to a retired social worker who lost it. Armando Markaj found a bank envelope while cleaning a table last Saturday, at Patsy’s Restaurant in East Harlem...
01:26, 05/12/2019

BJP Worker Found Dead In Bengal's Jhargram, Party Accuses Trinamool A BJP worker found was found dead West Bengal's tribal-dominated Jhargram district last night. The party has blamed the state's ruling Trinamool Congress for the man's death....
10:26, 05/12/2019

Florida daycare worker arrested after four toddlers break legs in her care Parents of the four, aged between 13 to 21 months, say they were healthy when they were dropped off in May at the Kids Discovery Learning Center in Valpraiso, according to an arrest report....
00:13, 08/05/2019

Ex-Disney World worker busted for stealing from employee locker room She’s not the most magical co-worker on Earth, authorities say. A brazen former employee at a Walt Disney World water park sneaked into an employee locker room and stole cash, credit cards and other items from staffers, according to an arrest a...
00:52, 08/14/2019

Help Wanted: Banff and Lake Louise battling chronic worker shortage Employers in the hospitality industry in Banff and Lake Louise say they are missing out on huge revenue potential due to a lack of workers to fill vacancies....
14:52, 05/24/2019

Fired lunchroom worker hadn't charged student for 3 months, her former employer says A lunchroom worker in New Hampshire who said she was fired for allowing a student to take food without paying hadn't been charging the student for anything for several months, her former employer said....
05:52, 05/23/2019

Sanitation worker robbed at gunpoint in front of famed Harlem eatery A garbage truck driver was robbed at gunpoint for his wallet — and a package of strawberries — outside of Harlem’s famed soul-food joint Sylvia’s early Friday morning, police said. The 54-year-old sanitation worker was loading...
21:13, 05/10/2019

Six Marxist students wanted to show worker solidarity in China. Then they vanished Six Marxist university students who wanted to spend International Labor Day working alongside regular laborers have vanished in China, the latest in a series of disappearances and detentions of student activists....
09:26, 05/02/2019

New Mexico construction worker saves baby, toddler from burning building A New Mexico construction worker is being hailed a hero for saving a two-month-old girl and a young boy from a burning building Friday, according to a report....
08:52, 07/15/2019

Video shows pair leaving Midtown deli after worker is stabbed Cops released new images of a pair of suspects — a blonde woman and a male pal — who police sources say allegedly stabbed a deli worker in Midtown. The 61-year-old Carve Cafe worker saw the two people trying to steal a customer’s bag around 4:1...
20:26, 05/07/2019

Iran dismisses British call for release of aid worker Zaghari-Ratcliffe Jailed British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe will serve out her five-year prison sentence, Iran's foreign ministry spokesman said on Monday, dismissing a call for her release by a British minister visiting Tehran....
17:52, 06/24/2019

MTA worker stole toilet paper and other taxpayer-funded items: watchdog Inventory control clerk File Gjidoda also swiped paint brushes, paint trays, tools and batteries from the Croton Yard in Westchester County where she worked for use at her family’s rental properties, MTA Inspector General Carolyn Pokorny's office sai...
07:52, 08/21/2019

An American tourist is accused of killing a hotel worker in Anguilla. He says it was self-defense A vacationing Connecticut man is accused of killing a worker at a resort on the eastern Caribbean island of Anguilla, according to local authorities....
19:26, 04/28/2019

British-Iranian aid worker moved back to jail from hospital ward: husband British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been transferred back to an Iranian prison from a hospital psychiatric ward, her husband said on Monday....
20:13, 07/22/2019

New Mexico sheriff officer allegedly 'jokingly' tased his co-worker in the groin: reports A New Mexico sheriff’s officer is facing scrutiny after surveillance video released Friday showed he allegedly used his issued taser to stun his co-worker, a jail deputy, in the groin....
12:13, 06/18/2019

MTA worker jumps onto live subway track, stops train from hitting woman MTA worker Anthony Mannino went from signal maintainer to hero on Wednesday — jumping onto a live track to stop a train from hitting a woman in Brooklyn, sources said. Mannino was on a job near the Newkirk Plaza Q station around 10:30 a.m. when...
09:26, 08/08/2019

Long Island track worker logs more than $255G in overtime hours: report A Long Island Rail Road track worker brought home more than $255,000 last year by working what officials say was a dangerous amount of overtime hours on top of his base pay.  ...
09:39, 04/30/2019

Worker threatened to ‘blow up’ Atlanta Braves’ stadium, ‘shoot everyone there,’ arrest warrant says An employee of the Atlanta Braves’ stadium, SunTrust Park, was arrested Saturday after allegedly arguing with his boss and threatening to “blow up” the stadium and “shoot everyone there,” according to his arrest warrant....
05:52, 08/08/2019

NYC sanitation worker used license plates found in trash to avoid $17G in fines, investigators say A New York City sanitation worker was arrested Wednesday for allegedly putting license plates he found in the trash on his car to avoid paying more than $17,000 in fines....
19:13, 08/15/2019

New York man punches MTA worker in face in subway attack caught-on-video, police say Authorities in New York have asked for help identifying a man caught on surveillance video assaulting an MTA worker during an unprovoked subway station attack early Saturday....
19:13, 06/17/2019

Jailed British-Iranian aid worker in Iran starts hunger strike: husband A British-Iranian aid worker jailed in Tehran has begun a hunger strike to demand release, her husband said on Saturday, adding he would support her by fasting outside Iran's embassy in London....
20:26, 06/15/2019