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Jury awards $125 million after Walmart fires woman with down syndrome

The abrupt change in her shift timings represented a significant hardship for Spaeth, who has Down syndrome and thrives on routine, her lawyers said. Spaeth repeatedly told a manager that she…

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Two airlines will postpone serving alcohol amid surge of in-flight violence

Both airlines announced the policies this past week after the latest assault was captured on a widely watched video

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Yearbook photos of girls were altered to hide their chests

Dozens of other students — all girls — had similar edits, many of them clumsy alterations that covered more of their chests

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Alabama officer is convicted of murdering a suicidal man

The officer, William Darby, who had been strongly defended by the Police Department and cleared of wrongdoing by a city review board, will face 20 years to life in prison when he is sentenced for…

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She vanished decades ago. Her children just learned she had been killed.

This past week, police announced that Marie Heiser was the victim of a homicide and that her remains had been discovered more than 40 years ago, in June 1977, by a teenager who was biking home

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Georgetown law fires professor for ‘abhorrent’ remarks about Black students

In the clip, Sellers, a mediator with experience in intellectual property and high-tech disputes, discussed the evaluation of Black students with Batson after their virtual class had ended,…

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Five Oklahoma officers charged in shooting death of 15-year-old boy

The shooting came after the police had responded to a call for an armed robbery at the Okie Gas Express on Nov. 23. Before officers arrived, the clerk had fled the store and locked the teenager,…

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