Former sheriff says sheriff’s department is ‘under siege’ after video of alleged deputy-involved shooting goes viral

A former sheriff’s deputy accused of fatally shooting an unarmed man who appeared to be reaching for his gun during an argument in the deputy’s vehicle has been indicted on multiple charges, including second-degree murder.Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. has been the subject of several high-profile civil lawsuits, and his office has been under intense […]

How to fix a millworker’s nightmare

The work day can be an exhausting and stressful one for millworkers.It can be a stressful and exhausting time.And it can be expensive.The average work day costs workers $15,000 per year, and that includes the average hourly wage of $15.70.But there are many ways to make the workday less stressful.Here are three ways to avoid […]

Ferche millworkers say union won’t allow them to stay

By JEFFREY DALY and JOHN COULTON The Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) Ferche Millwork International is the latest labor group to say its members won’t accept a contract with the nation’s largest employer unless the company changes its attitude.The union said in a statement Friday that it will fight the decision to buy a large tract of […]