Paid Leave

Utah train worker called female passengers 'porn stars,' asked about tampons, reports say

Hostilities abounded on a Utah commuter train Tuesday evening when a Utah Transit Authority employee allegedly confronted several female passengers for sharing the restroom, called them "porn stars," and asked if they were “putting [tampons] into each other,” reports say.<p>The employee has since been …

Salt Lake City

Why This New Retirement Strategy Blows Conventional Retirement Out of the Water

Mini retirement. What is it? The intended purpose of a mini retirement is to take the 20 to 30 years of expected retirement and divvy that precious …

Retirement

Parental Leave Eligibility | Employer Guides

The birth or adoption of a new child is an exciting time for soon-to-be parents. Naturally, these employees will want to take time off work to care …

The Workplace

Elon Musk needs to take a Twitter sabbatical, says Gene Munster

Gene Munster, Loup Ventures founder and managing partner, talks about his open letter to Elon Musk in which he urges the tech titan to apologize to …

Sabbaticals

Lib-Dems demand reforms after Tory breaks maternity vote deal

Liberal Democrats today demanded urgent reforms to a long-standing Commons convention which sees opposing MPs paired up to miss votes.<p>The …

Great Britain

Pregnant Disney dancer claims gender bias in lawsuit

A former aerial dancer at Walt Disney World has sued the resort alleging gender discrimination, saying she was fired after she became pregnant with …

Walt Disney World Resort

EEOC Monitor: Estee Lauder pays $1 mln to end first bias suit for new dads

Estee Lauder Companies Inc will pay $1.1 million to settle the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s first-ever lawsuit to claim that a company’s parental leave policy discriminated against new fathers.<p>A federal judge in Philadelphia on July 17 approved the deal, which involves more than 200 …

Law

Cardinals recall Bowman for Cubs series, put All-Star Mikolas on paternity list

<b>WASHINGTON</b> • As the Cardinals ready for the second half of the regular season, they're already making moves like the first half.<p>Let the pitcher …

Baseball

How (and Why) Dove Is Marketing to Dads

Women have been fighting the good fight on the career front for centuries. While there are still strides to be made towards equality, we’ve gained a …

Content Marketing

Elon Musk Should Tweet More

Photo: Getty<p>Elon Musk’s long-simmering internet meltdown reached a full boil when he called a man who was mean to his submarine a pedophile. This …

Silicon Valley

Elon Musk Apologizes for Calling Thai Cave Rescuer a Pedophile

British explorer Vern Unsworth says the Tesla founder’s effort to help in the cave rescue was a PR stunt<p>By<p>Tim Higgins<p>Tim Higgins<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@timkhiggins<p>tim.higgins@wsj.com<p>Tesla Inc. TSLA 0.36% Chief Executive Elon Musk has apologized for lashing out at the British cave explorer …

Campaign Fundraising

Ivanka Trump: 'I'm an optimist' on passing paid family leave

First daughter and senior White House adviser Ivanka Trump said she is confident that despite the political infighting in Washington that Congress …

U.S. Politics

Miles Mikolas placed on paternity leave list

Cardinals placed RHP Miles Mikolas on the paternity leave list.<p>Mikolas missed the All-Star Game to be with his pregnant wife in Jupiter, Florida and …

Baseball

Rockland Selectmen Trying To Oust Town Administrator After Sex Scandal

29 minutes ago<p><i>(Town of Rockland)</i><p>ROCKLAND (WBZ-AM) -- Rockland's Board of Selectmen are trying to figure out a way around rules they wrote almost …

NewsRadio

Edwards, Almora set to rejoin Cubs

CHICAGO -- The Cubs will open the second half of the season with reliever Carl Edwards Jr. and outfielder Albert Almora Jr. back on the …

Baseball

Priyanka Chopra has a return gift for her employees on her 36th birthday

Priyanka Chopra has always strongly stood up for the rights of women, and has openly spoken about her views and opinions without any fear or …

Celebrity News (India)

Couples are being offered financial benefits to have a second child

A number of regions across China have granted extended benefits to local couples as part of efforts to promote families to have a second child, …

News (China)

Broken Nose Theatre announces new artistic director, managing director

On Wednesday, Broken Nose Theatre announced two new leadership appointments.<p>Associate artistic director Elise Marie Davis has been named the company’s new artistic director, succeeding founding artistic director Benjamin Brownson, who has led the company since its inception in 2012. Brownson is …

The Theatre

Six UC Berkeley Police Officers Fired For Sleeping During Night Shifts

BERKELEY (CBS SF) — Six UC Berkeley police officers have been fired after some of them were caught sleeping on the job.Others were caught just …

UC Berkeley

Third Dartmouth professor leaves in wake of probe into misconduct allegations

<b>HANOVER, N.H. --</b> A third Dartmouth College psychology professor facing sexual misconduct allegations has left the school following an internal …

Sexual Harassment

Judge halts deportations of reunified families

<i>With help from Andrew Hanna and Renuka Rayasam</i><p><b>JUDGE HALTS DEPORTATIONS OF REUNIFIED FAMILIES:</b> U.S. District Court Judge Dana Sabraw on Monday issued a temporary freeze on deportations of migrant parents who have been reunified with their children, POLITICO’s Ted Hesson reports.<p><b>The ACLU, which</b> …

Immigration

Claiborne Opening Broodmare Division for Special Tours

Visit Horse Country announced two new experiences offered by member Claiborne Farm. A 5K benefitting thoroughbred aftercare organization Second …

Horses

Denver Public Schools Superintendent Tom Boasberg Stepping Down

<b>DENVER (CBS4)</b> – The Denver Public School District confirmed Tuesday that Superintendent Tom Boasberg will be stepping down from his position.<p>Boasberg …

Education

Granby Fire Chief John E. Mitchell Jr. placed on paid leave

GRANBY — The town administrator and board of selectmen have agreed to place the town's embattled fire chief on paid administrative leave, effective …

Western Massachusetts

The retailers offering the best customer service are…

Regulatory Wrap-Up: Insider’s weekly guide to retail-related legislative developments – July 16<p><b>Wages</b><p><b>Federal</b> – The Restaurant Law Center (an adjunct …

Customer Service

CU Professor Pleads Guilty To Federal Charges

Oleg Vasilyev created a grant scheme to circumvent funds from Los Alamos Natl. Labs and spent money on unrelated expenses, prosecutors said.<p>DENVER, …

Corruption

Royals Rumblings - News for July 17, 2018

<b>Royals Rumblings - News for July 17, 2018</b><p>Whit Merrifield is looking for a reset to the season this week.<p>“It’s been tough,” said <b>Whit Merrifield</b>, who …

Baseball

Congratulations Jo 👶

Many many congratulations to Jo Swinson and Duncan Hames on the birth of their second child, Gabriel Peter Kelvin.<p>Jo has been instrumental in …

Liberal Democrats

Massachusetts Raises Minimum Wage and Passes Paid Family and Medical Leave Law

Article BySalvatore G. GangemiMadiha M. MalikMurtha CullinaNewsletters and AlertsOn June 28, 2018, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker signed a bill …

Health Care

Paloma Faith urges bosses to help parents who have babies prematurely

Paloma Faith today spoke out about the “importance of new parents feeling supported” by their employers if they have a baby born prematurely.<p>The …

UK News