A former restaurant manager is suing Savannah's Paula Deen for sexual harrassment. The plaintiff also alleges racial discrimination at Deen's restaurants, a tourist draw in the coastal city. A former manager at Deen's "Uncle Bubba's" restaurant alleges Deen's brother subjected employees to a wide range of violent, humiliating and sexually explicit behavior.
A $300,000 federal grant is going to an Atlanta organization to help train low-income residents for jobs and careers connected to the environment. It’s the latest government money headed to Georgia with hopes of spurring development in the green industry.
EPA Administrator in Americus for "Environmental Justice Tour." Lisa Jackson partnering with Congressional Black Caucus for the event. Officials say poor, rural, and minority communities being disproportionately targeted.