Brookfield Zoo Fires Worker After Facebook Post About "Rude ... White People"Officials at Brookfield Zoo said they have taken "prompt action," after receiving multiple complaints about an employee's Facebook post complaining about “rude ass white people.,” but the zoo would not say if the worker was disciplined or fired.
Facebook Quarrel Leads To Standoff, SWAT RaidAbout 10:40 p.m. Monday, officers were called to a home in the 0-100 block of Johns Lane in unincorporated Aurora Township, where a man told police another man, later identified as Oscar Guzman, had pointed a gun at his head during a fight over a Facebook post.
Elgin Police Officer On Leave Pending Investigation Into Facebook PostsThe 40-year-old officer has been placed on administrative leave, with pay, after his sergeant saw a Facebook post that reportedly said police in Ferguson, Missouri, “did society a favor” by shooting and killing 18-year-old Michael Brown last month.
Cicero School Board Member In Hot Water Over Racially-Charged Facebook PostA member of the J. Sterling Morton High School District school board in the near western suburbs may be forced to resign.
Countryside Liquor Store Owner: Facebook Post Is A LieA Countryside liquor store owner is the victim of a Facebook-fueled campaign to hurt his business, which, he says, is based on a lie.