Stories tagged: suspension
Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 11:28 a.m.
Vice suspends 2 top execs after sexual misconduct report
Vice has suspended two top executives after a New York Times report on sexual misconduct at the digital media company.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 1:54 p.m.
Twitter suspends white nationalists under new rules
Twitter suspended the accounts of well-known white nationalists Monday, moving swiftly after putting into place new rules on what it sees as abusive content.
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 9:47 a.m.
Tavis Smiley, suspended by PBS, vows to fight back
PBS has suspended radio and TV host Tavis Smiley after finding what it called “troubling allegations” of sexual misconduct, making him the second high-profile star to be ousted from a …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Met opera suspends conductor after sex abuse accusations
New York’s Metropolitan Opera on Sunday said it was suspending its relationship with longtime conductor James Levine pending an investigation into multiple allegations of sexual misconduct against him.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
ABC News suspends Brian Ross for ‘serious’ reporting error
ABC News on Saturday suspended investigative reporter Brian Ross for four weeks without pay for his erroneous report on Michael Flynn, which it called a “serious error.”
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 8:08 p.m.
Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott loses appeal; ineligible to play Sunday
A federal appeals court has denied Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott’s bid to keep a six-game suspension over alleged domestic violence on hold. Elliott was in court in New …
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
Florida State suspends Greek life following alcohol death
Florida State University indefinitely suspended its fraternities and sororities Monday after the alcohol-related death of a freshman pledge and cocaine charges for another fraternity member.
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
ESPN’s Jemele Hill: ‘I deserved that suspension’
Jemele Hill will return from her ESPN suspension on Monday, a little more than two weeks after the network sanctioned her for suggesting that NFL fans could boycott advertisers and …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 17, 2017, 6:37 p.m.
Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott gets another reprieve, will play vs 49ers
Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott has been granted another legal reprieve in the running back’s fight to avoid a six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations. A federal judge granted a …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 2:10 p.m.
Amazon Studios chief suspended amid sexual harassment allegations
Roy Price, the head of Amazon’s video division, was suspended by the company Thursday after a producer publicly accused him of sexually harassing her.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 2:48 p.m.
IOC suspends Olympic official Nuzman in vote-buying case
After being arrested in Rio de Janeiro and accused of storing gold bars in Switzerland, Brazilian Olympic Committee president Carlos Nuzman was suspended by the IOC on Friday.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 2:59 p.m.
Washington state utility’s nuclear waste shipments suspended
Officials in Washington state indefinitely suspended a public utility’s authority to ship low-level radioactive waste after the utility mislabeled a shipment.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 12:14 p.m.
Mercosur trade bloc suspends Venezuela on democracy concerns
The South American trade bloc Mercosur has suspended Venezuela for failing to follow democratic norms amid a deepening political crisis in the country.
Tue., May 9, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
State suspends license of former Seattle neurosurgeon
A state panel has suspended the medical license of a prominent surgeon who was recently a focus of a Seattle Times investigation about Swedish Health’s neuroscience unit.
Fri., March 10, 2017
Chief shows sound judgment with suspension
This is an encouraging sign of leadership, especially for those who worried that promoting Meidl from within would produce an overly protective police chief.
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016, 5:20 p.m.
University of Idaho fraternity suspension to continue after investigation
A University of Idaho fraternity remains suspended for the remainder of the academic year after a university investigation found that the fraternity engaged in behavior inconsistent with the university’s policies.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 3 a.m.
Spokane schools suspending first-graders, kindergartners more than high schoolers
Despite gains districtwide in suspension and discipline rates, there have been more kindergarten and first-grade suspensions than high school suspensions.
Mon., Nov. 9, 2015, 6:47 p.m.
NFL suspends Denver CB Aqib Talib for poking Colts’ Dwayne Allen in the eye
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – Aqib Talib says he understands why the NFL suspended him for poking Colts tight end Dwayne Allen in his right eye. He just hopes the league agrees …
Mon., Oct. 5, 2015, 6:29 p.m.
Sharks forward Raffi Torres suspended for 41 games for hit
San Jose Sharks forward Torres given longest suspension in NHL history
Fri., Aug. 16, 2013, 11:56 a.m.
Report: A-Rod camp leaked docs implicating Braun
NEW YORK — Members of Alex Rodriguez’s inner circle obtained and leaked documents that implicated Ryan Braun and other players in using performance-enhancing drugs, “60 Minutes” reported Friday.
Mon., Aug. 5, 2013, 12:10 p.m.
Alex Rodriguez, others suspended by MLB for drugs
NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez was suspended through 2014 and All-Stars Nelson Cruz, Jhonny Peralta and Everth Cabrera were banned 50 games apiece Monday when Major League Baseball disciplined 13 …
Tue., June 11, 2013, 9:05 a.m.
Cleveland disciplines 12 officers for deadly chase
CLEVELAND — The city fired a police sergeant, demoted two other supervisors and suspended nine more Tuesday for their roles in the chase in which officers fired 137 shots and …
Sun., Oct. 21, 2012
Officer took gun safety class before daughter shot herself
Two weeks before Spokane police Officer Barry O’Connell’s daughter accidently shot herself Easter Sunday with her father’s department-issued pistol, O’Connell had completed a gun safety refresher course stressing the importance …
Fri., May 4, 2012, 2 p.m.
Colo. boy, 6, suspended for reciting ‘Sexy’ lyric
AURORA, Colo. — A 6-year-old boy was suspended from his suburban Denver school for three days after school officials said he told a girl “I’m sexy and I know it,” …
Wed., Jan. 20, 2010
Day care owner appeals closure
A large Spokane child care center shut down by the state has appealed what its owner said is an “unfounded” decision. The Academy of Little Bears closed last week after …
Tue., Jan. 19, 2010, 6:33 p.m.
North Spokane day care appeals suspension
A large Spokane child care center shut down by the state has appealed what its owner said is an “unfounded” decision.