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Walgreens store in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Walgreens To Pay $180K To Settle Disability Discrimination Suit Filed By South San Francisco Woman

Drugstore Walgreens has agreed to pay $180,000 to a long-time South San Francisco employee to settle a federal disability discrimination lawsuit, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced Wednesday.

07/02/2014

Beaten San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow. (CBS)

Judge Tells Deadlocked Jurors, ‘Keep Deliberating’ In Bryan Stow-Dodgers Trial

A judge has told deadlocked jurors to keep deliberating in a lawsuit filed by Giants fan Bryan Stow over his beating at Dodger Stadium.

07/02/2014

A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

Tinder Dating App’s Co-Founder Suspended From Company In Wake Of Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

IAC/InterActiveCorp has suspended a co-founder of its popular dating app Tinder in the wake of a lawsuit accusing him of sexually harassing a female executive of the company.

07/01/2014

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Jury Rejects Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed By Oscar Grant’s Father

A jury has rejected a civil rights lawsuit filed by Oscar Grant’s father, stemming from Grant’s killing by BART police officer, Johannes Mehserle, in 2009.

07/01/2014

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Rite Aid Agrees To Pay $500,000 To Settle Prescription Claim After Undercover Investigations

The Rite Aid pharmacy chain has agreed to pay $500,000 to settle allegations that it failed to fully comply with rules about consulting with customers in California who receive new prescriptions.

07/01/2014

Beaten San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow. (CBS)

Bryan Stow Beating Civil Case Against Dodgers, Former Owner, Goes To Jury

Jurors in a high-profile negligence lawsuit against the Los Angeles Dodgers and former owner Frank McCourt were asked Thursday to decide who was responsible for a beating that left a San Francisco Giants fan with devastating brain damage.

06/26/2014

NCAA president Mark Emmert speaks during a press conference at the NCAA's headquarters to announce sanctions against Penn State University's football program on July 23, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The sanctions are a result of a report that the university concealed allegations of child sexual abuse made against former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky, who was found guilty on 45 of 48 counts related to sexual abuse of boys over a 15-year period. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NCAA President Mark Emmert Defends College Amateurism In Student Athletes Lawsuit

NCAA President Mark Emmert has taken the witness stand and is defending his organization’s role in college sports. He calls such a role vital for both students and the colleges themselves.

06/19/2014

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Moraga School District Settles Teacher Sexual Abuse Lawsuits For $14 Million

The Moraga School District has settled two sexual abuse lawsuits and will pay $7 million each to two women allegedly abused by a former teacher, according to district superintendent Bruce Burns.

06/18/2014

Papa Murphy's Take 'N' Bake Pizza in Martinez, California. (CBS)

Four Women Sue Papa Murphy’s Restaurant In Martinez After Being Secretly Videotaped

The women claim they were secretly videotaped in the restaurant’s unisex restroom by their former boss, who hid a camera in a cardboard box.

06/18/2014

Brandon Debose Jr. tries on his cap and gown just days before graduation. (CBS)

Graduating Oakland Student Leaves Legacy Of Landmark Tenure Ruling

Just two days before he leaves the public school system, Oakland’s Brandon DeBose Jr. is celebrating not just his graduation, but a landmark victory against teacher tenure protections in California.

06/11/2014

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