Here's a look at a few of the latest headlines:
- Mayor Byron W. Brown on Monday fired his onetime political ally, Karla L. Thomas, after a report concluded Brown was justified in removing the human resources commissioner from her job, News Staff Reporter Brian Meyer reports.
- A Niagara Falls couple pleaded guilty Monday to second-degree manslaughter in the death last year of their 22-month-old daughter, News Niagara Reporter Thomas J. Prohaska reports.
- The U.S. Department of Transportation has vowed to "pursue enforcement action" against ticket sellers who fail to clearly identify which airline is flying each flight when customers use the Web to buy plane tickets, reports Jerry Zremski, of the News Washington Bureau.
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--Denise Jewell Gee