The Defense Finance and Accounting Service has agreed to suspend a controversial policy of terminating workers for credit reasons while it reviews whether it was necessary to upgrade their security clearances in 2005. “I have been getting calls all afternoon, people are ecstatic,” says Angelo “Troy” Marshall, who heads the union that represents the facility’s […]

The Browns and former general manager George Kokinis have resolved their grievance stemming from his dismissal. Kokinis was fired by the Browns on Nov. 2 of last year for what the team termed “just cause.” Kokinis, who had been hired in February of 2009, later filed a grievance asking for $4 million in compensation and […]

A school board in Rhode Island has voted to fire all teachers at a struggling high school, a dramatic and controversial plan aimed at shoring up education in a poverty-ridden school district. On Tuesday night, the board approved the plan by Frances Gallo, superintendent at Central Falls School District, to discharge 88 teachers at Central […]