(NEW YORK) -- As many as 70 current and former New York City public housing employees were charged Tuesday with accepting kickbacks from contractors in exchange for awarding city contracts, federal prosecutors in New York said.The charges against the New York City Housing Authority... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The State Department is temporarily pausing new funding for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East while reviewing allegations that 12 UNRWA employees were involved in the Oct. 7 attack on Israel, according to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A children's clothing brand is facing criticism for the way it handled one employee's request to work remotely while her newborn son was treated in the neonatal intensive care unit.The controversy erupted into public view last week when Ying Liu, the... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Washington State University officials on Thursday said a tentative labor contract agreement was reached with its academic student employees, ending a brief strike mounted... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Academic student employees for Washington State University took to the picket line Wednesday morning to protest unresolved collective bargaining talks. ... Read More.
(The Center Square) – A recent audit on Seattle Public Schools employee and contractor-perpetrated student safety incidents found glaring issues with its employee background check procedures. ... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Sam Altman, a prominent executive behind the rise of artificial intelligence, was hired by Microsoft days after being ousted as CEO of OpenAI, eliciting a letter signed by nearly 600 employees at OpenAI calling for the resignation of the company's board... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Israel’s government is mobilizing 360,000 reservists as the nation responds to the sudden attack by Palestinian militants.Global companies with a presence in Israel are moving quickly to safeguard their employees and come up with contingency plans if needed. Bank of America,... Read More.
(MIAMI) -- The U.S. Attorney's Office in the Southern District of Florida announced Thursday that it charged 17 employees of the Broward County Sheriff's Office with wire fraud after they allegedly tried to defraud the government in pandemic relief loans.The defendants, who were charged... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Sam Bankman-Fried took naps on a bean bag while living with 9 other employees at a $35 million apartment in the Bahamas, a witness testified at the FTX founder's criminal trial on seven counts stemming from the collapse of the crypto-exchange.The... Read More.
(SAN FRANCISCO) -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed a federal lawsuit Thursday against Tesla, alleging the company engaged in racial harassment and discrimination.The complaint, which was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, comes following an EEOC... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A potential government shutdown would be "devastating" for Bureau of Prisons employees, according to the head of the union that represents federal staffers at the agency.A government shutdown appears to be on the horizon with just a few days until funding expires.... Read More.