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Italian firm fires 300 Saudi engineers

An Italian engineering consultancy company Brujo  “?????”has sacked 300 Saudi engineers including master’s degree holders, working in electrical, civil and mechanical engineering departments. The company is contracted to the Ministry of Interior. Show More Summary

At least seven hospitalized after rollover crash on 101 Freeway

At least seven people were taken to local hospitals after a rollover crash on the eastbound 101 Freeway in Woodland Hills, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.

At least seven hospitalized after rollover crash on 101 Freeway

At least seven people were taken to local hospitals after a rollover crash on the eastbound 101 Freeway in Woodland Hills, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.

New York Fire Department with “Happy Birthday Jesus” Sign Out Front May Now Have Company: A Festivus Pole

The Utica Fire Department Station 4 (in New York) already has a sign out front saying "Happy Birthday Jesus"...... but it may finally have some company: A Festivus pole:

Black NYPD Officers Get Racially Profiled Too

The NYPD‘s image of late and the department’s record regarding race relations in New York has come under fire…Continue.

Can regulators insist that a company fire its CEO?

In New York that’s getting to be a regular pattern in the settlement of charges against financial firms; although Eliot Spitzer, known for creative methods of corporate decapitation, may have departed office, Spitzerism lives on. I explain in a new Cato post on the state’s Ocwen Financial pact. Show More Summary

Helman’s firing upheld, a government ruling says

The government agency charged with making sure federal employees are treated fairly upheld this week the Department of Veterans Affairs decision to “formally remove” Sharon Helman, director of the Phoenix Department of Veterans Affairs’ Health Care System and the leader at the center of the biggest scandal in the agency’s history. But the ruling by […]

Who Are These People?

They work for plaintiff attorneys or what? Chicago cops should face mandatory firing when they engage in the so-called “code of silence,” according to a nearly two-year study of the department’s disciplinary process.The department should...Show More Summary

Firing of V.A. Clinic Chief Is Upheld Over Gifts, Not Wait Lists

5 days agoHealth : NYT: Health

An administrative judge has upheld the dismissal of Sharon Helman, the Phoenix director, finding misconduct to support her ouster but saying the department did not prove that she was responsible for delays in care.

Claim: As New York Cops Laying Dying From Assassin's Bullet, 911 Dispatchers Chattered About How They "Deserved It"

Thanks, Obama! The remarks were allegedly made by a couple of the 911 operators who handle NYPD calls -- and two Fire Department dispatchers in earshot got heated in response, sources said. The alleged comment that created the most friction...

Pedophile Police Officer Arrested Years After His Own Department Failed To Fire Him

A pedophile police officer caught a judge’s attention years after his own department caught him taking “up-skirt” photos of children years ago, and let him keep his job. Nick Lidstone allegedly admitted to a series of sex acts with a young victim over the course of his career. Show More Summary

Justice Department Sues Chicago Board Of Education For Firing Pregnant Teachers

The suit claims six newly pregnant teachers were fired while two others were forced to leave. The post Justice Department Sues Chicago Board Of Education For Firing Pregnant Teachers appeared first on ThinkProgress.

New York Tells Private Company: Fire Your CEO

Walter Olson From yesterday’s Wall Street Journal [$], word that the New York Department of Financial Services has strong-armed Ocwen Financial Corp., a leading mortgage servicer, into a legal settlement that not only extracts $150 million...Show More Summary

Cariol Horne: Cop Confronts Officer Choking Suspect, He Punches Her — She Gets Fired, Not Him

Cariol Horne is fighting to get her pension back from the Buffalo police department after she was fired for trying to stop another officer who she said was choking a suspect. The officer in question punched Horne in the face, one of a number of times he was accused of assaulting a fellow officer. Show More Summary

NY settles Bank Leumi probe for $130M

New York regulators say Bank Leumi will pay $130 million and has fired two senior employees to settle an investigation into a scheme to help U.S. clients evade federal and state taxes. The Department... To view the full story, click the title link.

North Carolina Fire Investigator Loses Job Over Michael Brown Facebook Comments

North Carolina fire investigator Crystal Eschert says she was fired for posting negative comments about Michael Brown on Facebook. The Charlotte Fire Department staffer posted, “If you are a thug and worthless to society, it’s not about...Show More Summary

Police In Philadelphia and New York In Uproar Over Anti-Police Postings and Shootings

6 days agoNews : Jonathan Turley

A Philadelphia Fire Department paramedic is under fire for posting this picture with the caption: “Our real enemy.” The caption also said “Need 2 stop pointing guns at each other & at the ones that’s legally killing innocents.” Marcell Salters has also published highly antagonistic language toward police officers. He has since apologized but some […]

More New York Fire Departments Are Now Wishing Jesus a Happy Birthday

People always argue that groups like the Freedom From Religion Foundation go after "petty" church/state separation cases, and they should just let some things slide.Like New York's Utica Fire Department Station 4 with a "Happy Birthday Jesus" sign outside its building. Show More Summary

Police: 2 NYC cops shot in car, critically injured

last weekNews : The Newsroom

An armed man walked up to two New York Police Department officers sitting inside a patrol car and opened fire Saturday afternoon, striking them both before running into a nearby subway station and apparently committing suicide, police said.

Parks bosses fired me after sexual harassment claim: lawsuit

A Parks Department employee who blew the whistle on her bosses’ sexual harassment claims she was fired for bringing “disrepute to the city."

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