Thursday, December 12, 2013
Boy, 6, suspended for kissing girl on the hand
A six-year-old boy in Colorado was suspended from school for kissing a girl on the hand, and the school is calling it sexual harassment.
Hunter Yelton, a Grade 1 student, told KRDO radio the kiss happened during reading group.
"I leaned over and kissed her on the hand," he said.
Yelton was suspended from his school near Colorado Springs and accused of sexual harassment. read more
Rich Teen Kills 4, No Jail Time
His defense? His parents never taught him there are consequences to his actions...wealths buys priviledge.
Blind Man Denied Entry To 7-11
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Wynne Wants to Slash ODSP
Ontario's new Premier, Kathleen Wynne, is proposing a welfare reform, and part of her plan is to cut ODSP - the Ontario disability support program, and scale back the income of anyone supported by the program to about $600/month. read more
VANCOUVER - A B.C. bus driver is challenging a ban on his tradition of dressing up as St. Nick while on the job each December.
Kirk Rockwell, a bus driver in the Lower Mainland area, said he has donned his red suit and Santa hat - always with the permission of his supervisor - for the past 15 years.
He said he again got permission this year to dress up as Santa, but the same supervisor sent him a letter on Dec. 2 telling him that he could no longer drive around dressed as Santa Claus.
TransLink spokesman Derek Zabel said the uniform policy changed about a year ago.
The changes were partly due to safety reasons, he said, as wearing a uniform projects professionalism and lets people know an official is present. read more