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Amazon’s appeal over workers’ pay dispute rejected by Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — The US Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Amazon.com’s bid to avoid a lawsuit seeking to ensure that warehouse workers for the e-commerce giant get paid for the time it takes them to go through extensive post-shift security screenings. The justices, on the first day of their new term, turned away an… Read More »

Mother of French quadriplegic brings appeal to keep him alive to U.N.

GENEVA (Reuters) – The mother of a quadriplegic French man who has been in a vegetative state for more than a decade brought her case to the United Nations on Monday, seeking diplomatic pressure for maintaining his life support. FILE PHOTO: Viviane Lambert, mother of French quadriplegic Vincent Lambert, who has been in a deep… Read More »

If Howard Schultz can 'steal voters' from your party, maybe try to appeal to those voters

Howard Schultz, the CEO who spent over three decades transforming Starbucks from a lesser-known Seattle coffeehouse to a global juggernaut, might run for president. In any other election cycle, a self-made billionaire entertaining a third-party bid wouldn’t garner much more than a side-eye from the masses. Schultz’s public flirtations have been met with apoplectic fury.… Read More »