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  • Mariska Hargitay adopts a baby girl with husband Peter Hermann

     
    Mariska Hargitay has adopted a baby girl with husband Peter Hermann. Amaya Josephine, who was born last week, is a little sister to Hargitay and Hermann's son August, who turns 5 in June....
  • Union members ask public to “pink slip Rick”

     
    Hundreds of union members delivered “pink slips” to Gov. Rick Scott’s office at lunch time Thursday, yelling “Pink Slip Rick” and “Where are the jobs.” Evette Key, a cook in an Orlando nursing home, said the...
  • The Sunday Brunch.

     
    Good Sunday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Just a few items to help you start your Sunday morning off right. Speaking Locally: The Associated Press has undertaken a massive, statewide analysis of legislative staffing levels and expenses. A number of newspapers,...
  • LIVE UPDATES from Easton Area school budget talks

     
    Updated at 10 p.m. It's a positive sign that the board tabled the list of possible cuts and it shows they're invested in the ongoing talks with the teachers union, Easton Area Education Association President Kevin Deely said after the meeting. That said,...
  • Weatherford, GOP lawmakers raise $1.4 million in CCE cash before session

     
     TALLAHASSEE РThroughout this legislative session, cops, teachers and firefighters have flooded the Capitol to battle the business lobby over Republican plans to change their pensions and ban public employee unions from deducting dues from...
  • Teachers to rally at Sen. Gardiner’s office this afternoon

     
    Teachers with the Orange County Classroom Teachers Association plan to rally at 5:30 this evening outside the office of Florida Sen. Andy Gardiner, the Republican majority leader. They'll be outside his office at 1013 East Michigan Street to express...
  • Weeks in review

     
    A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: Chicago Tonight: Week in Review (WTTW-Ch 11): Host Joel Weisman with Charles Thomas (ABC-7 News), Kate Grossman...
  • Chamber president: I’ll pay for union bosses to take Econ101

     
    In the latest rhetorical ammo to launch from the Florida Chamber of Commerce against public employee unions, Chamber President Mark Wilson challenged union leaders' fundamental understanding of economics. “This is a sincere offer,” he said. &#...
  • ACLU ISO Allentown school teachers who want free speech

     
    Last week, the Allentown School District administration warned teachers they could be disciplined for criticizing Superintendent Gerald Zahorchak's educational plans under a board policy that forbids employees from publicly disagreeing with district...
  • Unions fighting back against banks, Florida Chamber of Commerce

     
    Unions representing Central Florida teachers, firefighters, cops and other government are pulling an estimated $10 million from five banks affiliated with the Florida Chamber of Commerce, blaming them for an attack on public employees. The unions are also...
  • 'Glee' extra Nicole Crowther fired for revealing prom king and queen on Twitter

     
    "Glee" extra Nicole Crowther was fired from the hit show for tweeting spoilers about the upcoming prom episode, specifically who would be prom queen and king. "Glee" co-creator Brad Falchuk took to Twitter to respond to her spoilers of the prom episode......
  • Obama drafts order requiring political donation disclosure from those seeking federal contracts

     
    Obama imports the Chicago Way into granting of federal contracts to politically active companies and executives....