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U.S. Courts Will Review Rules After Sexual Harassment Claims

By The federal judiciary will examine its practices for responding to claims of sexual harassment, U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts said weeks after a prominent appellate judge retired amid a misconduct inquiry. “Events in recent months have illuminated the depth of the problem of sexual harassment in the workplace, and events in the past few weeks have…

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Venezuela to raise minimum wage by 40%

Image copyright EPA Image caption President Maduro appeared on television to declare: "good news!" Venezuela is set to raise its minimum wage by 40%, in a move expected to worsen already high levels of inflation. The country is suffering from an economic crisis in which shortages of food and medicine are common. Venezuela's economy has…

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Germany to enforce hate speech law

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Facebook is one of the social media companies affected by NetzDG Germany is set to start enforcing a law that demands social media sites move quickly to remove hate speech, fake news and illegal material. Sites that do not remove "obviously illegal" posts could face fines of up to…

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Chuck Pagano fired by Colts after six seasons

CLOSE Check out the top moments that helped define the outcomes of Sunday's NFL matchups. USA TODAY Sports Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano runs off the field after the game with the Denver Broncos at Lucas Oil Stadium. (Photo: Brian Spurlock, USA TODAY Sports) INDIANAPOLIS – It's officially over for Chuck Pagano in Indianapolis.  The precipitous…

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