Jane Watrel

Five Things to Know in Florida for Dec. 15

Five Things to Know in Florida for Dec. 15

IT WORKERS SUE DISNEY, SAY THEIR JOBS WERE FARMED OUT TO INDIA A group of information technology workers laid off by Walt Disney World says they’re the victims of national origin discrimination because they were fired and replaced by contractors from India. The lawsuit filed Monday contends that 250 IT workers in Florida were told […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 3

Five Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 3

POLICE: MAN STABS WIFE DURING ARGUMENT OVER PEELING MANGOES Uriel Bradshaw was arrested Saturday on charges of aggravated battery with a weapon. An arrest report says Bradshaw was eating mangoes in a bedroom of the couple’s West Palm Beach home. His 65-year-old wife became irritated when she saw he was putting pieces of the mangoes […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for May 4

Five Things to Know in Florida for May 4

FSU STUDENT REPS: NO HEADDRESSES AT SEMINOLES GAMES The Student Government Association resolution, which passed April 20 by a 27-4 vote, is a nonbinding, formal opinion. It asks the university administration to consider adding the wearing of headdresses as a violation of the student code of conduct. FLORIDA NOW READY TO TEST MOSQUITOES FOR ZIKA […]