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Philadelphia becomes first US city to ban employers from requesting salary history

Philadelphia became the first city in the nation to bar employers from asking potential hires to provide their salary history Monday, a move supporters say is a vital step toward closing the wage gap between men and women.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:18:00 GMT

7 people buried in the wrong graves at veterans' cemetery in Rhode Island

Seven people were buried in the wrong graves at a veterans' cemetery because grave markers in one row were off by a burial plot.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:15:00 GMT

'Get up. We've got to get out': Storms kill 20 in the South

Bonnie and Wayne Collier were jolted awake in their mobile home by a cellphone weather alert early Sunday.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:45:23 GMT

Argument over Trump leads to man having ear bitten off

Police say a man bit the ear off another man in Pittsburgh as they argued about President Donald Trump.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 06:34:00 GMT

Larry Ellison’s Hawaiian island without electricity after windstorm

The entire Hawaiian island of Lanai remained without electrical service Monday after strong winds snapped or damaged utility poles over the weekend.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 04:53:00 GMT

Senate roll vote confirming Mike Pompeo to be CIA director

The 66-32 roll call Monday by which the Senate confirmed Mike Pompeo to be director of the Central Intelligence Agency.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 04:14:22 GMT
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