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FT Health: Focus on toddlers scores victory over obesity - Financial Times

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 07:55
FT Health: Focus on toddlers scores victory over obesity  Financial TimesHIV breakthrough, Carol Black on workplace health, 'titans of pot'

Malaysia's first female top judge is 'big step' for women's justice - Reuters

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 05:59
Malaysia's first female top judge is 'big step' for women's justice  ReutersKUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In a rare move for Asia, Malaysia has appointed its first female top judge, leading to calls from human rights ...

Malaysia's first female top judge is 'big step' for women's justice - Thomson Reuters Foundation

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 05:08
Malaysia's first female top judge is 'big step' for women's justice  Thomson Reuters FoundationWomen's rights groups hope the appointment will help tackle the low conviction rates in cases like rape and domestic violence.

Malaysia's first female top judge is 'big step' for women's justice - Thomson Reuters Foundation

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 05:08
Malaysia's first female top judge is 'big step' for women's justice  Thomson Reuters FoundationBy Beh Lih Yi. KUALA LUMPUR, May 3 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In a rare move for Asia, Malaysia has appointed its first female top judge, leading to ...

Preventing workplace violence in the health care sector - Government of Ontario News

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 03:00
Preventing workplace violence in the health care sector  Government of Ontario NewsRead this report on how we're working to reduce violent incidents in health care workplaces and boost safety for staff and patients. This document was published ...

Kansas Highway Patrol's top officer driven out for downplaying abuse, sex scandals - Wellington Daily News

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 22:58
Kansas Highway Patrol's top officer driven out for downplaying abuse, sex scandals  Wellington Daily NewsThe former superintendent of the Kansas Highway Patrol was forced to resign despite asserting he appropriately responded to sexual misconduct and domestic ...

Kansas Highway Patrol's top officer driven out for downplaying abuse, sex scandals - The Garden City Telegram

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 22:35
Kansas Highway Patrol's top officer driven out for downplaying abuse, sex scandals  The Garden City TelegramThe former superintendent of the Kansas Highway Patrol was forced to resign despite asserting he appropriately responded to sexual misconduct and domestic ...

Kansas Highway Patrols top officer driven out for downplaying abuse, sex scandals - The Garden City Telegram

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 22:00
Kansas Highway Patrols top officer driven out for downplaying abuse, sex scandals  The Garden City TelegramThe former superintendent of the Kansas Highway Patrol was forced to resign despite asserting he appropriately responded to sexual misconduct and domestic ...

Ex-Riverside County prosecutor says she was unfairly fired for off-duty marijuana use - Press-Enterprise

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 18:19
Ex-Riverside County prosecutor says she was unfairly fired for off-duty marijuana use  Press-EnterpriseA former Riverside County prosecutor says she was illegally fired after being coerced into taking a drug test that revealed her off-duty marijuana use.

Fugitive, girlfriend arrested together after deputies find them in muddy field north of Warrensburg - Herald & Review

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 17:08
Fugitive, girlfriend arrested together after deputies find them in muddy field north of Warrensburg  Herald & ReviewWARRENSBURG — Sheriff's deputies said a woman refused to give up her wanted boyfriend, even after officers found them lying face down together ...

Congress Wants State Department to Reckon With 'Lavender Scare' - Foreign Policy

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 16:00
Congress Wants State Department to Reckon With 'Lavender Scare'  Foreign PolicyIt took two full years for Andrew Ference's parents to discover the truth of their son's suicide. In the summer of 1954, Ference, a State Department worker in the ...

Decatur man sentenced to 24 months' probation after admitting to sexual abuse in 2011 case - Herald & Review

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 14:09
Decatur man sentenced to 24 months' probation after admitting to sexual abuse in 2011 case  Herald & ReviewDECATUR — A Decatur man who told police he had fallen in love with a girl younger than 15 was sentenced to 24 months' probation Thursday after pleading ...

Police: Two people injured in shooting at Decatur bar - Herald & Review

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 11:33
Police: Two people injured in shooting at Decatur bar  Herald & ReviewDECATUR — Two people were injured in a shooting outside a Decatur bar early Thursday morning, police said.

Estonian nationalist party sees media bias in violence case - CityNews Vancouver

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 11:02
Estonian nationalist party sees media bias in violence case  CityNews VancouverHELSINKI — Estonia's interior minister is blaming the Baltic country's media of having double standards when reporting on a former government official from his ...

Comparing election frontrunners’ workplace policies | My Business - My Business

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 10:23
Comparing election frontrunners’ workplace policies | My Business  My BusinessWith the federal election just two weeks away, a multinational law firm has considered the major parties' workplace policies and how they may impact Australian ...

Useless cruelty, committed in our name, and a lessening of our values - The Boston Globe

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 19:12
Useless cruelty, committed in our name, and a lessening of our values  The Boston GlobeAt the border and in Massachusetts courthouse, the federal government is inflicting needless suffering in our name.

Thousands march on May Day, demand better working conditions:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 19:00
Thousands march on May Day, demand better working conditions:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi ShimbunSEOUL--Thousands of trade union members and activists were marking May Day on Wednesday by marching through Asia's capitals and demanding better ...

May Day 2019: Workers demand higher wages, rights, respect - The Associated Press

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 17:33
May Day 2019: Workers demand higher wages, rights, respect  The Associated PressBERLIN (AP) — Higher salaries, better working conditions, maternity leave, minimum wage and an end to discrimination against temporary or foreign workers: ...

$2M in domestic violence training funding seen as agent for change - The London Free Press

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 17:19
$2M in domestic violence training funding seen as agent for change  The London Free PressMore than $2 million in federal funding to a London institute for research into domestic violence training is seen an opportunity for widespread social change ...

Your Thursday Briefing - The New York Times

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 16:57
Your Thursday Briefing  The New York TimesEverything you need to know about Barr's testimony.

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