Fired News Articles

Fired Waitress Hair: Civil Rights Or Work Policy?

A fired Hooters waitress in Maryland filed a complaint claiming she lost her job because her bosses felt her dyed hair was “unnatural” for an African-American woman, according to the complaint in the state’s civil rights commission. Farryn Johnson, 25, […]

Paula Deen Fired: Deen Terminated By Food Network

Paula Deen has been fired by The Food Network within one hour after the celebrity chef posted the first of two videotaped apologies online begging forgiveness from fans and critics. Deen, 66, has been swamped in controversy since court documents […]

Fired For Fleeing Fire Due To Smoke Inhalation

Workers get fired at a California strawberry field for fleeing a fire that was filling the air with heavy smoke and it became difficult to breathe, even though the foreman warned them about leaving the field. “The ashes were falling […]

Florida Cop Fired Eight Times For Various Reasons

A cop who worked for at least three different police departments was fired eight times from beating juveniles to calling in sick from Cancun, Mexico. Sgt. German Bosque has been charged with leaving his assault weapon with his girlfriend’s father, […]

Pot Smokers Can Be Fired, Rules Colorado Court

Pot smokers may have medical and recreational freedom in Colorado, but employees can lawfully be fired who test positive for marijuana, even if it was used off duty, according to a state court ruling. The Colorado Court of Appeals found […]

Teacher Fired For Bible Gift, Now Suing School

Substitute teacher Walt Tutka, who was fired for giving a student a Bible, is now being represented by Hiram Sasser of the Liberty Institute after filing a complaint this week with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The teacher filed his […]

Dennis Rodman Fired For Misspelling Trump’s Wife On TV

Dennis Rodman gets fired by Donald Trump on the All Star Celebrity Apprentice, but to the NBA Hall of Famer’s credit, he has sobered up to become a better person this season on the show. What he did was upset […]