Jury Awards $15M To Workers At Sacto-Based Trucking Company Accused Of Racism, Segregating Employees
A federal jury on Wednesday awarded nearly $15 million to 11 Denver-area warehouse workers who accused a NorCal trucking company of segregating workers by race, calling people “stupid Africans” and punishing those who complained.
Those little white U.S. Postal Service trucks aren’t equipped to handle the increasing amount of parcel packages being delivered these days, as letter-size mail is on the decline.
There aren’t many people who are still waiting for the gifts that were supposed to arrive by Christmas in the Bay Area, or anywhere else, for that matter.
Some residents have reported seeing a gold-colored van following delivery trucks, then waiting for packages to be dropped off.
A pregnancy discrimination case is in front of the Supreme Court and its outcome could affect women across the country. A former UPS worker says she was forced into taking unpaid leave when she became pregnant.
Police say three people have been killed in a shooting at a UPS facility in Birmingham, Alabama.
A UPS driver was caught in the crossfire of a gang shootout in Oakland Tuesday.
Packages meant to be delivered before Christmas were still being delivered throughout the Bay Area on Friday, as UPS and FedEx continued to clear up a massive backlog.
Police seized the contents of the crate as evidence, and an investigation of the person who was shipping the crate led to the Garberville area of Humboldt County, Heiser said.
Shipping company UPS has agreed to pay $40 million to end a federal criminal probe connected to its work for online pharmacies.