DC mansion slaying suspect caught

...wealthy Washington family and their housekeeper was arrested Thursday, a week after...wife, Amy; their son, Philip; and housekeeper Veralicia Figueroa. Three of the four...very nice person," Ficker said.A housekeeper who worked for the Savopoulos family...

Suspect named in DC murder mystery

...opening with his family's longtime housekeeper. Around 5:30 p.m., his wife called...10-year-old son because she had plans. The housekeeper, Nelitza Gutierrez, was one of the...47; their son, Philip; and another housekeeper, Veralicia Figueroa. All were slain...

Housekeeper finds bodies at hotel near Atlanta

...gunshot deaths of two people whose bodies were found by a housekeeper at a hotel near Atlanta.DeKalb County police spokeswoman Mekka Parish tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the housekeeper found the bodies of the two adults about 12:30 p.m...

Hyatt says fired Boston workers offered new jobs

...pressure after dismissing nearly 100 housekeepers from its three Boston hotels, promised...doing business with Hyatt unless the housekeepers were rehired. A union representing...hotels. In a statement, Hyatt said the housekeepers would be offered jobs not with Hyatt...

Georgia showing signs of recovery

SAVANNAH, Ga. --- Hotels are hiring desk clerks and housekeepers in anticipation of a spring tourist boom in Savannah, while even a rural Georgia city devastated by manufacturing losses is putting...

Benefits of paying the nanny tax

You don't have to be a contender for a Cabinet post to owe "nanny taxes" on caregivers, housekeepers or other household workers. Congress updated tax laws for in-home helpers in 1994 after attorney general candidates Zoe Baird...

Many immigrants cook, clean to earn their keep

...thousands of foreign-born women, many of them in the U.S. illegally, who toil in America's homes as nannies, cooks and housekeepers, changing diapers and scrubbing floors. The lucky ones earn decent wages, and build a promising future for their families...

Hotel offers workers child care

...her $180 a week take-home pay as a housekeeper at the downtown Atlanta Hilton. Her...own - in turnover and no-shows by housekeepers, waitresses, clerks and other hourly...day care center, in part because of a housekeeper who continually missed work. "Here...

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Donor feels used by charity group

...collected. The last time I checked, most fire and police officers earned substantially less than bankers, managers and even housekeepers. I am appalled the American Red Cross set up depositories at businesses such as Wal-Mart, McDonald's and Kroger to...

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Shell casings found in Hernandez's car were fired from same gun, officer says

...shortly after Lloyd was killed. They argue that the size and the shape of the weapon is consistent with that of a Glock. Two housekeepers formerly employed by Hernandez testified earlier this week that they noticed a large black gun while cleaning the home in...