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Selfridges to be auctioned off with £4bn starting price

Selfridges to be auctioned off with £4bn starting price

Retail industry Selfridges to be auctioned off with £4bn starting price Assets up for grabs include Selfridges’ four UK stores, Brown Thomas and Arnotts in Ireland and De Bijenkorf in the Netherlands Sarah Butler @whatbutlersaw Mon 26 Jul 2021 12.51 EDT Last modified on Mon 26 Jul 2021 16.09 EDT The family owners of Selfridges […]

Today’s News & Commentary—July 26, 2021

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Today’s News & Commentary—July 26, 2021

“Union jobs are about to be so dope,” the New York Post declared on Sunday evening in an article about the labor movement’s optimism about New York State’s nascent cannabis industry.  The state legalized the recreational use of marijuana in March and included as part of that legislation a requirement that firms involved in “cultivating, […]

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Frito-Lay workers end 20-day strike in Kansas with contract that guarantees one day off per week

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Frito-Lay workers end 20-day strike in Kansas with contract that guarantees one day off per week

Workers at the Topeka plant had called on the snack food giant to end forced overtime and 84-hour workweeks when the walkout began July 5.This post was originally published on this site

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Tips for renewing your lease that may save you time, money and headaches

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Tips for renewing your lease that may save you time, money and headaches

There may be an apartment across town where the rent is lower, but when you consider the cost of a new deposit, utility transfer costs and moving truck fees, among other expenses, you may not be saving money after all.This post was originally published on this site

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Federal Judge Recognizes President’s Ability to Remove NLRB GC At Will

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Federal Judge Recognizes President’s Ability to Remove NLRB GC At Will

Hours into his administration, President Biden fired the National Labor Relation Board’s (NLRB) Trump-era general counsel (GC), Peter Robb.  Upon Robb’s termination, many Republicans clamored that Biden’s move was inappropriate, divisive, even illegal.  Many observers—including myself—were skeptical of that latter argument.  But over the past few months, corporations in pending litigation with the NLRB have […]

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FTSE 100 and EU markets drop as bitcoin jumps on Amazon speculation – business live

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FTSE 100 and EU markets drop as bitcoin jumps on Amazon speculation – business live

Key events Show 8.07am EDT 08:07 Bank of England official: ‘We are not out of the woods yet’ on the virus 6.43am EDT 06:43 Bitcoin price soars amid speculation over Amazon plans 3.25am EDT 03:25 FTSE 100 and European stocks drop 3.15am EDT 03:15 Chinese stock markets tumble as crackdowns broaden Live feed Show 8.11am […]

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The robot will see you now: Health-care chatbots boom, but still can’t replace doctors

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The robot will see you now: Health-care chatbots boom, but still can’t replace doctors

Health-care chatbots have been used for years, but exploded in popularity over the past year as the system became overwhelmed with covid-related questions and treatment.This post was originally published on this site

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NDI Office Furniture to Pay $150,000 to Settle EEOC Sex Discrimination and Retaliation Lawsuit

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NDI Office Furniture to Pay $150,000 to Settle EEOC Sex Discrimination and Retaliation Lawsuit

BIRMINIGHAM, Ala. – Nashville-based NDI Office Furniture, LLC, the largest office furniture distributor in the Southeastern and Midwest United States, has agreed to pay $150,000 and furnish other significant relief to settle a federal lawsuit charging sex discrimination and retaliation filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency announced today.This post […]

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NDI Office Furniture to Pay $150,000 to Settle EEOC Sex Discrimination and Retaliation Lawsuit

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NDI Office Furniture to Pay $150,000 to Settle EEOC Sex Discrimination and Retaliation Lawsuit

BIRMINIGHAM, Ala. – Nashville-based NDI Office Furniture, LLC, the largest office furniture distributor in the Southeastern and Midwest United States, has agreed to pay $150,000 and furnish other significant relief to settle a federal lawsuit charging sex discrimination and retaliation filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency announced today.This post […]

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4 Democrats suggest blacklisting Israeli spyware firm over hacks of journalists, activists

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4 Democrats suggest blacklisting Israeli spyware firm over hacks of journalists, activists

Reps. Tom Malinowski (D-N.J.), Katie Porter (D-Calif.), Joaquin Castro (D-Texas) and Anna G. Eshoo (D-Calif.) issued a joint statement.This post was originally published on this site

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