Five National Food Corp. workers received $650,000 this spring to settle a sexual harassment and retaliation lawsuit filed on their behalf by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The company denied any wrongdoing.
With the U.S. Supreme Court decision on Arizona's get-tough immigration enforcement law in the rearview mirror, state lawmakers nationwide might be gearing up for more action on related bills in the coming year.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has used the San Ysidro port of entry between Tijuana, Mexico, and San Diego County more than any other border crossing to deport Mexicans, according to an analysis of government data by California Watch.
A former chief of intelligence for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement pleaded guiltytodayto embezzlement charges stemming from a travel voucher fraud and kickback scheme that has cost the government more than $600,000.