Washington Post

The Washington Post (WP) is an American daily newspaper. It is the most widely circulated newspaper published in Washington, D.C., and was founded in 1877, making it the area's oldest extant newspaper.Located in the capital city of the United States, the newspaper has a particular emphasis on national politics. Daily editions are printed for the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. The newspaper is published as a broadsheet, with photographs printed both in color and in black and white. In 2008, Marcus Brauchli replaced long-time executive editor Leonard Downie, Jr., serving publisher Katharine Weymouth.
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  • Contractor Seeks to “Assassinate” Gov’t Official – FCA Post

    … Contractor Seeks to “Assassinate” Gov’t Official – FCA Post October 22, 2016 by Brian Mahany A client just shared with me a Washington Post article from last year. Although a bit dated, it’s a great article with many lessons for today. It shows just how nasty and greedy some companies can become. If you think whistleblower retaliation is bad…

    Due Diligence- 10 readers -
  • Arbitration in Action – How it Can Affect Employees

    … World Example of Arbitration Needless to say, I am not a fan of arbitration. In a real world example, arbitration has taken center stage in a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by reporter Gretchen Carlson against Roger Ailes of Fox News. This Washington Post article is a primer for everything you ever wanted to know about arbitration and it explores…

    Ron Sykstus/ Bond and Botes- 23 readers -
  • The E-cigarette Movement – A Safe Alternative?

    …. As we enter 2016, 40 states now have laws banning the sale of e-cigarettes to minors. But according to a Washington Post article there are the approximately 16 million children living in the 10 states where sales are not banned The electronic cigarette was developed as a so-called “safe” alternative to traditional cigarettes. But how “safe” e-cigs…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 16 readers -
  • Volkswagen Emissions Fraud Lawsuits

    … the anticipated cost of the scandal. Read the EPA’ statement on the Clean Air Act Violations. Related News: Washington Post – (Sept. 26, 2015) What we know: the Volkswagon emissions test fraud scandal NBC29.com (Sept. 25, 2015) – Charlottesville Woman Files Lawsuit Against Volkswagon New York Times (Sept. 22, 2015) – Volkswagen Debacle on Financial…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 16 readers -
  • Unfriendly Skies – Recreational Drone Usage Creating Problems

    … the drone paparazzi, as the Washington Post called them, were circling around the fire trying to get video footage of the fire. “Cars were torched on the freeways because drones made aerial firefighting efforts impossible,” state Sen. Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado), a sponsor of the measure, said in a statement. “This is maddening and I can’t believe…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 11 readers -
  • Study: Distracted Teens Behind the Wheel Cause 58% of Teen Crashes

    … The number one reason teens get distracted and have automobile accidents is interacting with a passenger. Interacting with a passenger is a form of distracted driving. Texting while driving (or using a phone) is not the only type of distracted driving. A study just released by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found, “Distracted driving…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 11 readers -
  • Drug-Resistant Superbug from Endoscopic Procedure On the Rise

    … patients at Cedars-Sinai, from August 2014 to February 2015, and of two suspect scopes tied to 179 potential exposures dating back to October at UCLA. John Allen, president of the American Gastroenterological Association and a professor at Yale School of Medicine, told the Washington Post that the medical community knew about this problem as early…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 9 readers -
  • The Downside of Rent-To-Own Contracts

    …. With the decreased income of the working class, fewer people are approved for traditional finance agreements. Rent-to-own companies have taken advantage of this market and profited greatly, much to the detriment of the everyday American. Upside-Down Capitalism Recently, officials in Vermont called for legislation requiring tighter regulation on rent…

    Joshua Lawhorn/ Bond and Botes- 40 readers -
  • Civil Rights Violations in Ferguson and Austin

    … offense was allegedly trespassing, but the reason he was arrested was that he was reporting on, among other things, police conduct. Shortly after he was arrested, he was slammed into a soda machine, then taken to jail. Which of Mr. Lowery’s constitutional rights were violated? His 1st and 4th Amendment rights, for starters. His 1st Amendment rights…

    Bill Mange/ Austin Criminal Defense Lawyer- 32 readers -
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