DOJ Sues City Of Hesperia, San Bernardino Sheriff's Department Over Alleged Housing DiscriminationThe Department of Justice filed a lawsuit in federal court Monday alleging that the city of Hesperia and the San Bernardino Sheriff's Department discriminated against African American and Latino renters in violation of the Fair Housing Act.
Study: Teens' Growing Worry About Discrimination Associated With Increased Smoking, Drug Use, DepressionA new study finds the growing incidence of displays of discrimination can be associated with negative outcomes in teens, including increased drug use, depression and behavioral disorders, among others.
Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
Mother Claims IHOP Discriminated Against Toddler With No ArmsAn Arkansas mother is accusing a local IHOP franchise of discriminating against her three-year-old son who was born without arms.
Rohrabacher: People Should Be Able To Refuse To Sell Homes To Gay PeopleRep. Dana Rohrabacher has lost the political endorsement of the National Association of Realtors after he told a local trade group earlier this month that he would oppose extending the Fair Housing Act to gays and lesbians.
Another Former Employee Sues Google Over Issues Of DiversitySoftware developer Tim Chevalier, who is transgender, says he was fired for speaking up about online bullying he experienced at the company.
Trump Appeals California Judge's Curb On Birth Control RulesThe U.S. Department of Justice is appealing a California judge's decision to temporarily block new Trump administration rules allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women.
'I'm Never Hiring A Girl Again:' Hollywood Assistant Leaks Vulgar Email Allegedly Sent By Former BossRosette Laursen says she requested a day off for International Women's Day to mark the movement's "Day Without a Woman" last March -- and this is how her boss responded.
Job Seeker Says She Was Racially Profiled By Los Angeles FirmA woman seeking a job with a Los Angeles-area firm says she was shocked to be racially profiled in the rejection note she received from the company’s CEO.
Lawsuit: California Workers' Compensation System Biased Against WomenCalifornia's workers' compensation system discriminates against women by judging benefits on the basis of stereotypes and ignoring harm done to women, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday.
Muslim Women Claim Being Kicked Out Of Laguna Beach Cafe For Their Religion"I truly believe had I been sitting there with my friends that were not wearing headscarfs, we would not have been asked to leave," one of the plaintiffs said.
Mayor Garcetti, City Council Enact Travel Ban To North Carolina, Mississippi"State-sanctioned discrimination only perpetuates intolerance, hatred and violence," said LA Councilmember Mike Bonin, who authored the resolution adopted today.
Pro Surfer Claims Discrimination By Restaurant For Wearing Short ShortsAnastasia Ashley posted a photo of her wearing those shorts on Instagram and got hundreds of comments.
Toyota To Pay $22M To Settle Discrimination AllegationsA settlement resolving allegations that Torrance-based Toyota Motor Credit Corp. discriminated against black and Asian/Pacific Islander borrowers in auto lending was announced Tuesday.
Spirit Airlines Investigating Claims Of Discrimination After 8 Black Passengers Were Kicked Off Plane At LAXThe airlines said: "Spirit does not tolerate any form of discrimination. Our primary concern is always the safety of our customers and team members."