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Richard Gonzales

Richard Gonzales appears in the following:

NLRB Rules Graduate Students Are Employees With The Right To Unionize

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

The 3-1 decision by the National Labor Relations Board reverses a 2004 ruling and opens the door to union drives at private universities across the country.

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Virginia Governor Restores Voting Rights To Felons, Again

Monday, August 22, 2016

Terry McAuliffe says felons have paid their debt to society and deserve enfranchisement. Republicans say he is trying to increase Democratic voter rolls for November.

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FBI Releases Mobile App For Finding Bank Robbers

Monday, August 22, 2016

The new app enlists public's assistance in identifying bank robbers with wanted posters at your finger tips.

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California Teacher Tenure Laws Upheld

Monday, August 22, 2016

The state Supreme Court has refused to hear a challenge to laws protecting senior teachers. Opponents argued that tenure harms poor and minority students, saddling them with incompetent teachers.

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Judge: No Deposition By Hillary Clinton In Email Lawsuit

Friday, August 19, 2016

Conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch had wanted its lawyers to question Clinton about her use of a private email server while secretary of state. She needs to answer written questions only.

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Montana Officials Close Yellowstone River To Fight Fish-Killing Parasite

Friday, August 19, 2016

An extraordinary effort to limit a widespread fish kill comes a week before the centennial celebration of the National Park Service.

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Federal Judge Throws Out Uber Driver Class-Action Settlement Offer

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Uber drivers claims that they should be compensated as employees, not independent contractors, get a boost. Negotiators for the drivers had okayed the deal but the judge wasn't satisfied.

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Target Announces Expansion Of Bathroom Options Amid Transgender Debate

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

The retail giant denies that a backlash to its policy of opening bathrooms to transgender choice has caused a slide in sales.

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Louisiana Flooding Damage Reports, Still Preliminary, Are Sobering

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Early damage reports don't yet reveal the full extent of the damage caused by flooding in Louisiana, but at least 11 people have been killed and 30,000 evacuated. Some 40,000 homes have been damaged.

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John McLaughlin, TV Pioneer Of Raucous Political Punditry, Dies At 89

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

McLaughlin's provocative political talk shows anticipated the current TV verbal battleground. He knew he was breaking the traditional mold of political talk shows as forums for polite disagreement.

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D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier Resigns To Lead NFL Security

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Lanier, after 26 years as a police officer, will oversee all aspects of security for the league.

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Embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Resigns After Perjury Conviction

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Kathleen Kane, once a rising star in the Democratic Party, was convicted on charges that she leaked grand jury information to target a political rival and then lied about it under oath.

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Vanderbilt To Pay $1.2 Million To Remove 'Confederate' From Dormitory

Monday, August 15, 2016

Anonymous donors will provide the money to repay sponsors who helped fund construction of the building in 1933. The school will remove the first word of the inscription "Confederate Memorial Hall."

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Bill Cosby Loses Another Round In His Legal Battles

Monday, August 15, 2016

A federal appeals court has rejected the entertainer's bid to reseal his deposition testimony about drugging women he wanted to have sex with.

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U.S. Officials Confirm Death Of Senior ISIS Leader In Afghanistan And Pakistan

Friday, August 12, 2016

The Defense Department says a U.S. drone attack has killed a man who was central to ISIS operations. A DOD spokesman says Hafiz Saeed Khan participated in attacks against U.S. and coalition forces.

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Fox News Names Roger Ailes' Replacements

Friday, August 12, 2016

Rupert Murdoch has selected a new leadership team of longtime network executives. Bill Shine and Jack Abernethy will be co-presidents. Ailes was forced out amid sexual harassment charges.

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Once Nearly Extinct California Island Foxes No Longer Endangered

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Thanks to an aggressive recovery effort, a species of tiny foxes endemic to California recovers in what researchers say is record time.

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Murder Trial Linked To Immigration Debate Delayed Until 2017

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Kate Steinle's death in San Francisco, allegedly at the hands of an undocumented felon, has been a focal point for opponents of sanctuary city policies who say dangerous criminals are being released.

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Florida Police Officer Kills Volunteer In 'Shoot/Don't Shoot' Demonstration

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Mary Knowlton was selected at random for the role-play exercise at a civilian police academy event. The 28-year-old officer apparently believed he was shooting blanks.

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Utility Giant PG&E Convicted of Violating Gas Pipeline Safety Laws

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Prosecutors had argued that in prioritizing profits, the company neglected to adequately maintain its pipelines, leading to the deaths of eight people in an explosion in San Bruno, Calif., in 2010.

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