FILE - In this May 14, 2013, photo, the Department of Justice headquarters building in Washington is photographed early in the morning. Twelve people, including three U.S. Army soldiers, are accused in a large-scale gun trafficking ring that prosecutors allege supplied nearly 100 guns to gang members in Chicago. Attorney General Merrick Garland announced the indictment on April 1, 2022. (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File)

DOJ sues small town of Harrison, N.Y.

The Department of Justice is suing a small town in New York over alleged gender discrimination. This week, the US attorney’s office of the southern district of New York filed the lawsuit on behalf of a female member of the Harrison Fire Department.