EPA reverses course, lets reporters into hearing after outcry

EPA reverses course, lets reporters into hearing after outcry

In a reversal following media outcry, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it would allow all representatives from the media to attend the second half of a chemical summit that previously barred all press. An EPA spokesperson announced Tuesday afternoon that media will now be able to attend in person the later portion of the National Leadership…

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Uber changes course, will not push sexual assault victims into arbitration

Uber changes course, will not push sexual assault victims into arbitration

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE SAN FRANCISCO — Uber will no longer force customers, drivers or employees who claim they were sexually assaulted or harassed when using the ride-hailing service to pursue their cases behind closed doors, a move meant to make the…

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