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Another round of $500 checks for essential workers going out

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Some essential workers not paid in March will qualify for a second round of $500 payments, the Baker-Polito administration announced Thursday. “These payments will deliver...
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Here's what Walmart and Target are saying about soaring food, gas, and labor costs, and what it could mean for prices

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Both Walmart and Target saw fuel prices rise by more than $100 million above forecasts, while labor costs continue to rise. AP Walmart and Target both delivered earnings this...
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Marijuana violations have taken over 10,000 truck drivers off the road this year, adding more supply chain disruptions

Marijuana violations have taken over 10,000 truck drivers off the road this year, adding more supply chain disruptions

1 day ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

Delayed packages, bare grocery store shelves, and inflated prices have become the norm for American consumers over the past two years. While the COVID-19 pandemic has been the...
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I get paid to watch porn full-time - it's the best job in the world

I get paid to watch porn full-time - it's the best job in the world

1 day ago   |   New York Post

It brings new meaning to the term “money shot.” A young woman is being paid to watch porn after edging out more than 90,000 other applicants for the lucrative new gig which...
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Pols want Hochul hubby's biz to hike wages or stay out of $1.4B Bills stadium

Pols want Hochul hubby's biz to hike wages or stay out of $1.4B Bills stadium

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Bill Hochul is senior vice president and general counsel at a company that manages “concessions, premium dining and retail services” at the current Bills stadium.
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Four Pandemic Trends Here to Stay-and Two on their Way Out

Four Pandemic Trends Here to Stay-and Two on their Way Out

2 days ago   |   Economic Modeling

As the job market moves into a new post-pandemic normal, an analysis from The Burning Glass Institute shows that some of its trends are unlikely to persist as Covid-19 concerns...
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Can the U.S. close a gender pay gap widened by the pandemic?

Can the U.S. close a gender pay gap widened by the pandemic?

2 days ago   |   WGN TV

Record-low unemployment may be good for workers asking for better wages, hours and benefits, but is it enough to close the gender pay gap? In the U.S. the average woman makes...
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Is the Typical CEO Really Worth $15 Million?

2 days ago   |   The New Republic

If you're the chief executive officer of an S&P 500 corporation and your compensation last year was less than $14.7 million, you need to think seriously about getting into...
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Bank of England boss warns about 'apocalyptic' food-price rises and urges workers to 'reflect' before asking for higher wages

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Andrew Bailey, governor of the Bank of England, giving evidence to the Treasury Select Committee at the House of Commons. House of Commons/PA Images via Getty Images The Bank...
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Stockton Fire Department works to fill vacancies, as wage negotiations with union continue

Stockton Fire Department works to fill vacancies, as wage negotiations with union continue

2 days ago   |   KCRA

As negotiations continue between the Stockton Fire Department and the firefighter's union for a new agreement, the department is working to fill more than a dozen open positions.
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Colorado Rockies TV Reporter Gets Hit In Head By Foul Ball

Colorado Rockies TV Reporter Gets Hit In Head By Foul Ball

“I took a 95 MPH line drive to my head,” Kelsey Wingert said in a tweet, along with a photo that showed a row of stitches on her forehead. Read more ...

Dave Chappelle ‘attacker' charged with attempted murder for allegedly...

Dave Chappelle ‘attacker' charged with attempted murder for allegedly stabbing roommate last year

Isaiah Lee, who attacked Dave Chapelle, was busted Thursday in connection with allegedly stabbing his roommate on December 2, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office... Read more ...

Car hits power pole in Yolo County, sparking grass fire and knocking out power

Car hits power pole in Yolo County, sparking grass fire and knocking out power

Crews were able to knock down the fire quickly in the Capay Valley near Esparto. Read more ...

More Wind Friday

More Wind Friday

Dry winds will continue Friday and ease for the weekend Read more ...

New collection at the National Gallery of Art gives viewers global journey...

Curator Kanitra Fletcher says the mission of “Afo-Atlantic Histories,” a new collection at the National Gallery of art in Washington, is to ensure “people understand that work... Read more ...

Memorial Day vacationers hit with high travel and lodging costs

Americans planning Memorial Day getaways may experience the most expensive and frustrating summer travel season yet. Driving, flying, and lodging are hitting staggering high... Read more ...

Turkey opposes Sweden and Finland's bid to join

Sweden and Finland are aiming to become the newest members of NATO to deter a Russian invasion. All NATO members must sign off on the two countries joining, but Turkey refuses... Read more ...

Milk banks work to meet demand

Mother's Milk Bank, located in Austin, is the largest breast milk donor bank in the country. The lab is working overtime as they see increasing demand amid the nationwide baby... Read more ...

Philly City Council passes resolution naming Joel Embiid MVP - “Most...

What they need is a resolution demanding Daryl Morey put a better team around Embiid. Read more ...

People First Federal Credit Union opens eighth branch in downtown Allentown

A Lehigh Valley credit union is continuing to grow with the opening a new branch in downtown Allentown. Read more ...