Stories tagged: fired
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 9:05 p.m.
CNN fires commentator Jeffrey Lord over Nazi salute tweet
CNN fired conservative commentator Jeffrey Lord on Thursday after he tweeted a Nazi salute at a critic.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 6:23 a.m.
Six disciplined after abuse allegations at home for disabled
Six employees at a treatment center for people with severe disabilities have lost their jobs after an investigation concluded that some staffers physically and psychologically abused residents, Idaho’s welfare agency …
Wed., July 26, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
Wasserman Schultz fires IT staffer following fraud arrest
Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz has fired an information technology staffer following his arrest on a bank fraud charge at a Virginia airport where he was attempting to fly to …
Sat., May 13, 2017
Charles Krauthammer: Impatient Trump axed the inquisitor
If Trump thought this would kill the inquiry and the story, or perhaps even just derail it somewhat, he’s made the blunder of the decade.
Thu., July 14, 2016, 10:09 p.m.
State health employees fired after giving data to lawmakers
Montana health officials fired two state employees for turning over personal information, including Social Security numbers, of scores of childcare providers to three state legislators, according to documents and interviews …
UPDATED: Fri., May 6, 2016, 1:02 p.m.
Indicted Washington auditor fires key staffers
Indicted Washington Auditor Troy Kelley has fired two staffers and ordered another to stop working, just a week after his federal fraud trial ended with a hung jury.
Fri., April 22, 2016, 6:08 p.m.
Fired U-Hi teacher’s lawsuit reinstated
Fired teacher Michael Cronin’s lawsuit against the Central Valley School District has been reinstated by the Washington Court of Appeals, which also said that Cronin may be eligible for four …
Tue., March 2, 2010, 12:35 p.m.
20 suspended, 2 fired at Idaho roads agency
As many as 22 Idaho Transportation Department employees were disciplined by the agency for improperly using state equipment, with two losing their jobs.
Thu., June 25, 2009
Documents explain firing of custodian
Greenacres Middle School custodian Rick Keays was fired in May after two students reported that they saw him masturbating in a janitor’s closet at the school, according to documents released …
Tue., Feb. 10, 2009
Fired police officer gets job back
A Spokane police officer is getting his job back after an arbitrator determined his firing had been too harsh a punishment for the charge of conduct unbecoming an officer. Spokane …