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Accounting Professionals, Developers Pick ADP for Best HR Solution

Delivering Top-Notch Employee Education Programs Earns ADP Prestigious Award

ADP wins a 2017 Eddy Award from Pensions & Investments Magazine.

Chicago Police Officers Suspended for Faulty Dashcams During 2014 Shooting

U.N. Experts Warn ‘Undemocratic’ Anti-Protest Bills Threaten Free Speech

Bills that would result in harm to protesters are “incompatible with international human rights,” said U.N. experts on peaceful assembly.

Americans Don’t Trust Trump: Poll

Americans Don’t Trust Trump: Poll

Trust in the president to keep his word has declined in every group the data analyzed. Old white men still on board.

U.S. Supreme Court Tackles Religious Rights

U.S. Supreme Court Tackles Religious Rights

New Justice Neil Gorsuch’s judicial record indicates he could tip the court toward siding with a church in an important Supreme Court case.

Brain Implant Lets Paralyzed Man Feed Himself Using His Thoughts

Brain Implant Lets Paralyzed Man Feed Himself Using His Thoughts

Bill Kochevar was paralyzed below his shoulders in a cycling accident eight years ago.

White House Will Not Make Visitor Logs Public

White House Will Not Make Visitor Logs Public

Examining the logs provides insight into which interests are lobbying the White House and who may have more influence in the administration.

Supreme Court Reins In President’s Appointment Powers

U.S. Top Court Leaves Intact Ruling Against Central America Asylum Seekers

Lead plaintiff Rosa Castro fled El Salvador to escape years of rape, beatings and emotional abuse by the father of her son, who was 6 years old when they arrived in the United States in 2015.

Comcast's Maria G. Arias: Finding My Balance as a Latina Leader

Comcast’s Maria G. Arias: Finding My Balance as a Latina Leader

Maria G. Arias shares her story in "On Diversity" Comcast NBCUniversal’s D&I newsletter.

Humana Associates Step Together to Achieve Better Health

Humana's sixth annual step challenge is helping Humana associates increase their "Healthy Days."

Novartis Advances with Push on Cancer, Liver Disease

Novartis' chimeric antigen receptor therapy treatment, called CTL019, was awarded the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's breakthrough therapy designation.

Trump Supporter Says Trump Campaign ‘Urged’ Him to Assault Woman at Rally

Trump Supporter Says Trump Campaign ‘Urged’ Him to Assault Woman at Rally

A man accused of assaulting a protester at a Trump rally “would not have acted as he did without Trump and/or Trump campaign’s specific urging and inspiration,” according to a court filing.

Jackie Robinson: MLB’s First Black Player Honored on 70th Anniversary

Robinson’s baseball career continues to teach valuable lessons in diversity and inclusion, and inspires today’s athletes.

Auburn University Cancels Speech by Avowed White Nationalist

Auburn University Cancels Speech by Avowed White Nationalist

The university cited safety concerns as its reason for dropping white nationalist and alt-right leader Richard Spencer from giving a speech on Tuesday.

California Judge Questions Trump’s Sanctuary City Order

California Judge Questions Trump’s Sanctuary City Order

U.S. District Court Judge William Orrick III questioned the purpose of the president's order as he heard arguments from two large California counties and the Justice Department.

Trump Administration Drops North Carolina ‘Bathroom Bill’ Lawsuit

Trump Administration Drops North Carolina ‘Bathroom Bill’ Lawsuit

The filing marks the first significant move in a complicated legal battle challenging the state’s nondiscrimination laws since the replacement of the original law.

California Mosque Led by Women Opens Doors to All

California Mosque Led by Women Opens Doors to All

Many mosques around the world admit men and women, but most segregate the genders.

Kellogg Company Announces Significant Expansion of Collegiate Marketing Platform

Kellogg Company Announces Significant Expansion of Collegiate Marketing Platform

The three-year extension with IMG College is highlighted by the addition of a football portfolio, and 10 new school relationships.

Wells Fargo sets up artificial intelligence team in tech push

Wells Fargo Launches New Brand Campaign: Building Better Every Day

Wells Fargo continues the journey to restore trust with its stakeholders.

Trump Calling Armed Forces ‘My Military’ Sparks Criticism

“It's not the president's military, it's the military of the United States of America," said Former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta.

Two Officers Fired for Kicking, Punching Black Man During Traffic Stop: Video

Two Officers Fired for Kicking, Punching Black Man During Traffic Stop: Video

One officer kicked Demetrius Hollins in the head while he was handcuffed.

Anti-Defamation League Offers to Teach Spicer About Holocaust

Anti-Defamation League Offers to Teach Spicer About Holocaust

Spicer’s repeated offensive statements “have exposed a serious gap in your knowledge of the Holocaust, its impact, and the lessons we can learn from it,” the ADL told the White House spokesman.

California Judge to Hear Arguments on Sanctuary City Order

California Judge to Hear Arguments on Sanctuary City Order

Santa Clara County, which includes the city of San Jose and several smaller Silicon Valley communities, said the plan to withhold federal funds is unconstitutional, and San Francisco filed a similar lawsuit.

LGBT Advocates Seek to Label Opponents as U.S. Hate Groups

LGBT Advocates Seek to Label Opponents as U.S. Hate Groups

The Eliminate Hate Campaign seeks to draw attention to groups it sees as extreme and hateful against LGBT people, accusing them of hiding behind ostensibly Christian or family values.

Trump Signs Resolution Allowing States to Block Family Planning Funds

Trump Signs Resolution Allowing States to Block Family Planning Funds

Under the Congressional Review Act, both the House and Senate had passed a resolution killing Obama’s regulation that had protected federal grants for clinics in states wanting to block the funding.