A judge in Richland County has found that death by firing squad and electric chair are prohibited by the South Carolina Constitution.
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The $100 million settlement was filed in April and is expected to be approved in September.
The discounter gains 1.5 million new customers in 12 weeks, says UK chief executive Giles Hurley.
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California's FAST Act, designed to improve working conditions and pay rates for fast food workers, will cost jobs and hurt restaurant owners
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FedEx pilots protest a lack of a new pilot contract with the peak shipping season is just weeks away.
According to the latest data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are currently 6 million Americans who are unemployed. Though that's still less than pandemic levels, it's not exactly...
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Getty Images The term "quiet quitting" has gone viral recently, particularly on TikTok. Not only is it a catchy phrase, but it also taps into many people's pent-up frustration with work. A recent Gallup poll showed that as much as half the American workforce is quiet quitting.
- Detroit Free Press
General Motors Co. said employees working remote will return three days in person starting later in the year. Since the pandemic, workers have been remote.
Google's head of public policy for India has resigned just five months after taking the job, two sources told Reuters, at a potentially critical time for the U.S. tech giant as it awaits the outcome of at least two antitrust cases in the country. The reasons for Archana Gulati's resignation were not immediately clear. Gulati, who previously worked at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's federal think-tank, declined to comment.
Farmers in the United States are urging their government to challenge a looming Mexican ban on genetically modified (GM) corn under a regional free trade agreement, warning of billions of dollars of economic damage to both countries. A late 2020 decree by Mexico President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador would phase out GM corn and the herbicide glyphosate by 2024. Supporters of the ban say GM seeds can contaminate Mexico's age-old native varieties, and point to research showing adverse effects of glyphosate.
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American motorists have seen some worrying signs in recent days in the form of rising gasoline prices following more than three months of falling prices at the pump. The good news, however, is that...
- Business Insider
Siberia will be full of investment opportunities in the next 3 decades if you can get in right after the war, says a fund manager who manages $7 billion in assets
Russia could "surprise on the upside" for investors after the war in Ukaine, said Cheah Cheng Hye, co-CIO of Value Partners Group.
- LA Times
The overall job market may be softening, but employers of truck drivers, fast-food cooks and solar roof installers can't hire fast enough.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is proposing regulations to prevent meat companies from retaliating against livestock and poultry farmers who speak out on practices such as price-fixing, the agency said on Monday. The USDA also said it would work with state attorneys general to investigate anticompetitive practices in the agricultural sector that contribute to inflation. The White House intends to tout the plans on Monday at a third meeting of President Joe Biden's competition council, which was created in 2021.
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Energy in the next few years is biased “towards higher prices," says one oil analyst.
- The New Voice of Ukraine
Return of prodigal McDonald’s, Moscow Stock Exchange falls, businessman Zhevago loses Poltava mining plant
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