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Settlement Reached In FDNY Discrimination Suit

By Matthew Chayes And Gary Dymski, Newsday NEW YORK — New York City has agreed to settle a civil-rights lawsuit accusing its fire department of intentionally discriminating in hiring minorities. Mayor Bill de Blasio and the U.S. Justice Department, in announcing the agreement Tuesday, said the city will pay about $98 million to resolve allegations […]

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