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    • Employees allege Hyman's kept tips

      Popular downtown seafood restaurant faces class action lawsuit

      Popular downtown seafood restaurant faces class action lawsuit

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:15:47 GMT
      A class action lawsuit has been filed against a popular seafood restaurant in downtown Charleston, after employees allege their tips were kept from them unfairly. Former employees of Eli Hyman, and other owners of Hyman’s Seafood, are suing for minimum wages and overtime compensation. They allege the restaurant’s policy violates the Fair Labor Standards act. Under what’s known as the tip credit, server’s can be pa...
      A class action lawsuit has been filed against a popular seafood restaurant in downtown Charleston, after employees allege their tips were kept from them unfairly. Former employees of Eli Hyman, and other owners of Hyman’s Seafood, are suing for minimum wages and overtime compensation. They allege the restaurant’s policy violates the Fair Labor Standards act. Under what’s known as the tip credit, server’s can be pa...
    • Woman forced from her FL home after huge sinkhole appears

      Woman forced from her FL home after huge sinkhole appears

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:21 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:21:44 GMT
      A huge sinkhole has opened up outside a Spring Hill, Florida home. The hole is 30 feet deep and 40 feet wide and city officials have deemed the home unsafe.Now, the homeowner is forced to pack her stuff and leave just 18 months after moving in. Officials haven't determined the exact cause for the sink hole but a private contractor suspects heavy rain over the weekend may have played a role.
      A huge sinkhole has opened up outside a Spring Hill, Florida home. The hole is 30 feet deep and 40 feet wide and city officials have deemed the home unsafe.Now, the homeowner is forced to pack her stuff and leave just 18 months after moving in. Officials haven't determined the exact cause for the sink hole but a private contractor suspects heavy rain over the weekend may have played a role.
    • Charleston County deputies to investigate officer involved shooting

      Charleston County deputies to investigate officer involved shooting

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:16 PM EDT2014-07-22 17:16:48 GMT
      Major Eric Watson with the Charleston County sheriffs office tells News 2 they’ve been called in by SLED to investigate an officer involved shooting in St. George.We're told SLED and the US Marshall's task force was there to serve a warrant just before 11 Tuesday morning at 114 Winningham Road at the Southern Inn. We're told the suspect from Connecticut is wanted for murder and probation violation. There was a short pursuit in the parking lot before the suspect drew a weapon and 2 SLED agents...
      Major Eric Watson with the Charleston County sheriffs office tells News 2 they’ve been called in by SLED to investigate an officer involved shooting in St. George.We're told SLED and the US Marshall's task force was there to serve a warrant just before 11 Tuesday morning at 114 Winningham Road at the Southern Inn. We're told the suspect from Connecticut is wanted for murder and probation violation. There was a short pursuit in the parking lot before the suspect drew a weapon and 2 SLED agents...
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    • California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

      California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:21 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:21:11 GMT
      A Central California company is recalling specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold nationwide over concerns of possible listeria contamination.
      A Central California company is recalling specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold nationwide over concerns of possible listeria contamination.
    • Hospitalized Nazi guard suspect, 89, gets bail

      Hospitalized Nazi guard suspect, 89, gets bail

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:20 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:20:16 GMT
      An 89-year-old Nazi war crimes suspect who was jailed while awaiting extradition to Germany has been granted bail after being hospitalized.
      An 89-year-old Nazi war crimes suspect who was jailed while awaiting extradition to Germany has been granted bail after being hospitalized.
    • Man convicted of enslaving woman gets 30 years

      Man convicted of enslaving woman gets 30 years

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:10:57 GMT
      A man accused of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in northeast Ohio is set to be sentenced in federal court in Youngstown.
      An Ohio man convicted along with his girlfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman for two years through intimidation, threats and abuse was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in federal prison.
    • Employees allege Hyman's kept tips

      Popular downtown seafood restaurant faces class action lawsuit

      Popular downtown seafood restaurant faces class action lawsuit

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:15:47 GMT
      A class action lawsuit has been filed against a popular seafood restaurant in downtown Charleston, after employees allege their tips were kept from them unfairly. Former employees of Eli Hyman, and other owners of Hyman’s Seafood, are suing for minimum wages and overtime compensation. They allege the restaurant’s policy violates the Fair Labor Standards act. Under what’s known as the tip credit, server’s can be pa...
      A class action lawsuit has been filed against a popular seafood restaurant in downtown Charleston, after employees allege their tips were kept from them unfairly. Former employees of Eli Hyman, and other owners of Hyman’s Seafood, are suing for minimum wages and overtime compensation. They allege the restaurant’s policy violates the Fair Labor Standards act. Under what’s known as the tip credit, server’s can be pa...
    • Women looking to sell positive pregnancy tests online

      Women looking to sell positive pregnancy tests online

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:36 PM EDT2014-07-22 18:36:41 GMT
      It's true that you can buy just about everything online.One Charleston woman is using her pregnancy for financial gain and she's not alone. Women around the country are posting ads on Craigslist for positive pregnancy tests.Cities like Los Angeles, Chicago, New York and Houston have dozens of listings for as little as $1.00. The Charleston ad suggests a price of $40 for the positive test, but claims price is negotiable. Another woman in Myrtle Beach will sell it for half that price. News 2 sp...
      It's true that you can buy just about everything online.One Charleston woman is using her pregnancy for financial gain and she's not alone. Women around the country are posting ads on Craigslist for positive pregnancy tests.Cities like Los Angeles, Chicago, New York and Houston have dozens of listings for as little as $1.00. The Charleston ad suggests a price of $40 for the positive test, but claims price is negotiable. Another woman in Myrtle Beach will sell it for half that price. News 2 sp...
    • Woman Accused Of Biting Repo Man Is A Repeat Offender

      Woman Accused Of Biting Repo Man Is A Repeat Offender

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:09 PM EDT2014-07-22 18:09:22 GMT

      Lakeisha Smith has turned herself in this morning and has been charged with third degree assault and battery.

      Lakeisha Smith has turned herself in this morning and has been charged with third degree assault and battery.

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