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2013-06-19 23:01:25

In a recent lawsuit by the EEOC, two defendants are being sued for using background checks by saying that their hiring processes have a disparate impact against some applicants. Selection.com founder, John Hart says that criminal background checks are an important part of protecting a business. Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 News about this story can be found at Greenville Online. This Site make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. According to the Greenville...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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