Attorney General says set-asides are unconstitutional discrimination

...several years. "With set-asides, we are sliding back into a...Transportation Department to set aside 10 percent of its state highway...also requires minority set-asides, and state purchasing rules also set aside certain contracts for bids from...

XXX Bizarre

...Open final after both players made light work of their semifinal opponents Friday.After Beck took just 47 minutes to sweep aside Denisa Allertova 6-0, 6-1, the 31st-ranked Zahlavova Strycova followed up with a 6-3, 6-2 win against Mona Barthel...

JP Morgan returns to profit in third quarter

...billion a year ago.Despite returning to profit, the bank's earnings fell short of analyst's expectations.The bank set aside a further $1 billion to cover more legal costs. JPMorgan and other banks are facing allegations that they manipulated foreign-exchange...

Opposes bias against whites, males

...article entitled, "Condon targets set-asides." It is about time that our (South...general said officially that such "set-asides" are illegal. Now, if only our governor...that spurred the creation of the set-asides in the first place." To say the very...

Nine Financial Questions to Discuss When Your First Child Is on the Way

...are the children's consignment shops and secondhand shops in the area? You should shop there first for clothes. In fact, aside from pure safety equipment, I'd happily buy everything used if I had to do it again.6. What will we cut out to handle...

S.C. could lose highway money of racial bill passes

...Legislature outlaws racial set-asides. State Rep. Hunter Limbaugh...would have a big effect on set-asides at the Transportation Department...the state to abandon its set-aside program. The bill State Rep...would have a big effect on set-asides at the Transportation Department...

Former 007 spills some secrets in new book

Peppered with fun facts and cheeky asides, actor Roger Moore's book looking back on the golden anniversary of James Bond on-screen is a treat for 007 fans. He takes...

Rumpole explains 'Penge Bungalow Murders'

Ever since Rumpole of the Bailey first appeared in Englishman John Mortimer's mysteries, he has made asides referring to the Penge Bungalow Murders, a court case from very early in his career, in which he triumphed. He hasn't gone...

Local systems on notice: Historic 'color-blind' ruling

Taking their cue from U.S. Supreme Court rulings on quotas, set-asides and other ethnic-conscious policies, federal courts are commendably getting rid of race-preferences in public education...

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Equal rights hypocrites

Since a full federal U.S. appeals court affirmed last year's California ballot initiative banning quotas, set-asides and other preferential treatment for selected minorities in employment, education and contracting -- some cities, including...