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Richard Viscecchia (Credit: CBS 2)

Chef Claims Long Beach Hotel Fired Him Over Long Hair

The Nassau County Health Department has no specific rules regarding the length of hair kitchen employees can have at a restaurant.

10/20/2014

Lilly Ledbetter (in green) with school safety agents on steps of City Hall demanding fair pay, May 9, 2014. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Lilly Ledbetter Rallies With NYC School Safety Agents Demanding Fair Pay

About 5,000 school safety agents, mostly women, say they’re paid $7,000 a year less than other similar workers.

05/09/2014

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6 File Lawsuit In Connection With GWB Lane Closure Scandal

Six New Jersey residents have now filed a federal lawsuit over the traffic jams on the George Washington Bridge last September, which e-mails suggested were motivated by political payback.

01/09/2014

Pine Bush Central School District in Orange County is accused of ignoring alleged anti-Semitic bullying. (credit: CBS 2)

U.S. Justice Department Joins Pine Bush Bullying Investigation

The United States Justice Department has joined an investigation into allegations of anti-Semitic harassment at an Orange County school.

11/13/2013

Mookie Wilson opens up All-Star FanFest at the Javits Center in 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Lawsuit Accuses MLB Of Violating Labor Laws During FanFest

A lawsuit filed Wednesday on behalf of a volunteer at last month’s 2013 All-Star FanFest claims Major League Baseball violated federal and state minimum wage laws by failing to pay more than 2,000 volunteers.

08/07/2013