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Carl's Jr. slapped with $1.45 million fine for underpaying LA workers - CNNMoney

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 15:47

CNNMoney

Carl's Jr. slapped with $1.45 million fine for underpaying LA workers
CNNMoney
The City of Los Angeles is going after Carl's Jr. for not paying its workers enough. On Monday, city officials demanded $1.45 million in fines and restitution from the fast food chain, alleging that it failed to pay the minimum wage to employees at ...
Carl's Jr. slapped with $1.45 million fine for failing to pay minimum wage in LACNBC
Carl's Jr. fined $1.45 million by Los Angeles for allegedly underpaying employeesFox News
Tell us how the minimum wage affects youMarketplace.org
Asheboro Courier Tribune -Los Angeles Times -KABC-TV -NBC Southern California
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PRECIOUS-Gold rebounds as dollar sags, US healthcare vote postponed - Reuters

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 14:38

Economic Times

PRECIOUS-Gold rebounds as dollar sags, US healthcare vote postponed
Reuters
(Updates prices; adds comment, second byline, NEW YORK dateline) * U.S. Senate postpones planned healthcare vote * Fed's Yellen says sticks to gradual rate hike plan * Platinum recovers from six-week lows reached on Monday By Marcy Nicholson and ...
We learned nothing from Yellen. Nothing.ForexLive
Rupee reverses early gains to end flat at 64.53 a dollarTimes of India

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This tool shows how Obamacare replacement would affect you - NJ.com

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 14:31

NJ.com

This tool shows how Obamacare replacement would affect you
NJ.com
If there is one thing Americans have been forced to learn over the past year, it's that health insurance is wickedly complicated. The marketplace differs from state to state, while the cost can vary based on age or income. If the nation switches from ...
Senate Delays TrumpCare Vote, Pressuring Stock MarketInvestor's Business Daily
Capitol Hill Update: Affordable Care Act Repeal on the Ropes?The National Law Review
Senate plan to abolish ObamaCare is a win for the middle classThe Hill (blog)
Capital Press -Bloomberg -cleveland.com -Forbes
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UPS to Freeze Pension Plans for Nonunion Staffers - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 14:12

Wall Street Journal (subscription)

UPS to Freeze Pension Plans for Nonunion Staffers
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
United Parcel Service Inc. UPS -1.21% will freeze pension plans for about 70,000 nonunion employees, seeking to contain the burden of a retirement fund with a nearly $10 billion deficit. The package carrier is the latest major U.S. corporation seeking ...
UPS to Freeze Pensions for 70000 Workers to Reduce CostsBloomberg
UPS to freeze pension plans for non-union employeesUSA TODAY
UPS to freeze pension plans for 70K nonunion workersAtlanta Business Chronicle
Yahoo Finance -Fox Business -Pensions & Investments -Investorplace.com
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The Trump Tower In Toronto Is Dropping The Trump Name - BuzzFeed News

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 12:38

BuzzFeed News

The Trump Tower In Toronto Is Dropping The Trump Name
BuzzFeed News
Property owners in Toronto and Vancouver have been under pressure to cut ties with Trump's company. Posted on June 27, 2017, at 10:38 a.m.. Ishmael N. Daro. BuzzFeed News Reporter. Share On facebook Share · Share On vk Share · Share On pinterest ...
Toronto's Trump International Hotel & Tower to Lose President's NameFortune
Toronto hotel paying $6M to remove Trump's name: reportThe Hill (blog)
Toronto's Trump Tower will no longer bear the US president's nameBusiness Insider
Reuters -Vancouver Sun -The Fiscal Times -Huffington Post Canada
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Darden Restaurants Pulls Back Off Highs But Remains Firmly Positive - Nasdaq

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 12:34

Darden Restaurants Pulls Back Off Highs But Remains Firmly Positive
Nasdaq
(RTTNews.com) - After rising sharply early in the session, shares of Darden Restaurants ( DRI ) have pulled back off their best levels but remain firmly positive in afternoon trading on Tuesday. Darden is currently up by 2.9 percent reaching a record ...

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Ukrainian Cyber-Attack Knocks Out WPP Networks Around the World - AgencySpy

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 11:35

The Independent

Ukrainian Cyber-Attack Knocks Out WPP Networks Around the World
AgencySpy
The hackers have come for the ad industry. A “massive” cyber attack that started in Kiev, Ukraine has taken out WPP's network around the globe. For now, at least, the holding company has effectively hit pause on operations across all offices. WPP ...
An International Cyberattack Has Disabled WPP's Computer NetworkAdweek
Global ransomware attack causes turmoilBBC News
Ransomware, the weapon wielded in cyber attacksgulfnews.com
ITV News -Bloomberg -Business Insider -Global Trade Magazine (blog)
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IMF cuts US growth forecasts, cites Trump fiscal plan uncertainty - Reuters

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 10:15

Reuters

IMF cuts US growth forecasts, cites Trump fiscal plan uncertainty
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump stands in front of a U.S. flag while listening to U.S. first lady Melania Trump give a speech to U.S. troops at the Naval Air Station Sigonella before returning to Washington D.C. at Sigonella Air Force Base in ...
IMF cuts forecasts for US economic growthBBC News
IMF Cuts US Outlook, Calls Trump's Growth Target UnlikelyBloomberg
The IMF's recommendations for boosting US growth look a lot like the Trump agendaCNBC
Business Insider -Financial Times -CNNMoney -International Monetary Fund
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Olive Garden Comeback Helps Fuel Rally at Darden Restaurants - Bloomberg

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 09:45

Bloomberg

Olive Garden Comeback Helps Fuel Rally at Darden Restaurants
Bloomberg
A comeback at the once-struggling Olive Garden chain is helping Darden Restaurants Inc. outperform its casual-dining peers. Same-store sales grew 4.4 percent at the Italian eatery last quarter, handily beating the average analyst estimate. That marked ...
People really love eating at Olive GardenCNNMoney
Darden CEO: Millennials still enjoy chains like Olive GardenWashington Post
Darden CEO: 'Believe it or not, millennials still want to come to restaurants'CNBC
TheStreet.com -Charlotte Observer -Business Insider -Tulsa World
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Consumer Confidence Rises in June - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 09:44

U.S. News & World Report

Consumer Confidence Rises in June
U.S. News & World Report
In this Wednesday, June 7, 2017, photo, shoppers walk by a Victoria's Secret store, in Hialeah, Fla. On Tuesday, June 27, 2017, the Conference Board releases its June index on U.S. consumer confidence. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz) The Associated Press.
Consumer confidence hits 118.9 in June, versus 116 estimateCNBC
US Consumer Confidence Unexpectedly RisesBloomberg
Consumer confidence gets stronger in JuneMarketWatch
Nasdaq -Fox Business -ConsumerAffairs -24/7 Wall St.
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Ukraine Official Says Version of WannaCry Virus Caused Cyberattacks - New York Times

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 09:21

Hindustan Times

Ukraine Official Says Version of WannaCry Virus Caused Cyberattacks
New York Times
KIEV — An adviser to Ukraine's interior minister said a version of the "WannaCry" ransomware had caused outages on government websites and those of several companies, a cyberattack he called the worst in Ukraine's history. Adviser Anton Gerashchenko ...
Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruptionThe Japan Times

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Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruption - Washington Post

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 08:48

Washington Post

Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruption
Washington Post
PARIS — Hackers have caused widespread disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard. Company and government officials reported serious intrusions at the Ukrainian power grid, banks and government offices. Russia's Rosneft oil company ...
Shipping company Maersk targeted in cyberattackPalm Beach Post
Maersk says its IT system is downSFGate
Shipping giant Maersk confirms hacker attack on its IT system could be globalRT
Cache Valley Daily -Daily Sabah -Daily Mail -Upstream Online
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New Study of Seattle's $15 Minimum Wage Says it Costs Jobs - Newsmax

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 08:48

Newsmax

New Study of Seattle's $15 Minimum Wage Says it Costs Jobs
Newsmax
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray signed a bill that raised the city's minimum wage to $15 an hour in 2014. (Getty Images). Tuesday, 27 Jun 2017 09:48 AM. Close. More ways to share... Stumbled. LinkedIn. Vine. Reddit. Delicious. Newstrust. Tell my politician.

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These People Are Shameless - Seattle's $15 Minimum Wage Is Worse Than You Thought - Forbes

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 08:37

cleveland.com

These People Are Shameless - Seattle's $15 Minimum Wage Is Worse Than You Thought
Forbes
Yesterday we had the release of the follow up report into the effects of the city's rise to a $15 minimum wage. That report showed that this was not a good idea, that the wage rise made the low paid worse off, not better. I detailed the why of all that ...
Seattle's Businesses Buckling Under Increased Minimum WageReason (blog)
Not just Seattle. NYC feeling the heat from minimum wage hikesHot Air
Does a $15 Minimum Wage Mean Lost Jobs? Researchers in Seattle and Berkeley Duke It OutInc.com
The Daily Caller -CNSNews.com -NBC4i.com -Fox 32 Chicago
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House-price gains cool slightly even as bubble questions stir: Case-Shiller - MarketWatch

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 08:00

MarketWatch

House-price gains cool slightly even as bubble questions stir: Case-Shiller
MarketWatch
U.S. home-price gains pulled back slightly but remained robust early this year, prompting questions about how sustainable such a streak can be. The S&P/Case-Shiller 20-city index rose 5.7% in the three-month period ending in April compared to a year ...
Robust US Home Price Gains Cool Slightly in AprilU.S. News & World Report
US home prices grow just 5.5 percent in April, missing analysts' expectationsCNBC
US home prices for April rise slower than expectedThe Globe and Mail

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Happy 50th birthday to the ATM! 5 things you didn't know about it... - MarketWatch

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 07:03

MarketWatch

Happy 50th birthday to the ATM! 5 things you didn't know about it...
MarketWatch
While at one time, they could only receive cash during their banks' business hours, on June 27, 1967, a machine was born in London that fixed that. The first ATM debuted in London. John Shepherd-Barron, who worked at a company called De La Rue ...
Happy Birthday ATM: What's Next For Fintech After 50 Years Of The Cash MachineForbes
Cash 'lives on' after 50 years of ATMsBBC News
How secure are today's ATMs?Press Herald
Observer-Reporter -Mirror.co.uk -Wall Street Journal (subscription) -WPXI Pittsburgh
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Census shows high rates of home ownership 'slipping away' - The Guardian

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 03:33

The Guardian

Census shows high rates of home ownership 'slipping away'
The Guardian
High rates of home ownership are slipping further into Australia's past, with soaring house prices and ultra-low interest rates pushing a higher proportion of residents into rental properties in the past five years. Capital-city population growth has ...
Census 2016: Milestone passed as Australia becomes more Asian, less EuropeanThe Sydney Morning Herald
Home ownership remains strong in Australia but it masks other problems: Census dataThe Conversation AU
Census 2016: 'No religion' submissions rise as Christianity slidesSBS
Business Standard -The Australian -ABC Online -Perth Now
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Premier Li: China can control financial risks as debt rises - Washington Post

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:28

Washington Post

Premier Li: China can control financial risks as debt rises
Washington Post
BEIJING — China's top economic official tried to quell fears surging debt might threaten growth, saying Tuesday financial risks are “generally under control” and Beijing can achieve this year's development targets. Speaking at a meeting of the World ...
China's Premier Li touts 'unimaginable job growth'MarketWatch
Li Says China to Meet Growth Goals, Vows Free Trade SupportBloomberg
China capable of achieving full-year GDP growth target, says premierReuters
CNBC -Financial Times -New York Daily News -Xinhua
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Small business taxes: 5 ways to get the IRS' bullseye off your back - NewsOK.com

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:04

NewsOK.com

Small business taxes: 5 ways to get the IRS' bullseye off your back
NewsOK.com
But, it can also feel at times like there is a target right across your back with the Internal Revenue Service and other taxation officials, said Travis Watkins, an Oklahoma City tax attorney. “The IRS perceives that small businesses pay less than ...
IRS issues alert for new summertime scamsWCPO
We Talked to the Hacker Who Flooded Alleged IRS Scammers With RobocallsMotherboard
Sigma Tax Pro Warns Summer Doesn't Mean Scammers Take Time OffPR Web (press release)
WTNH Connecticut News (press release) -SC Magazine
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