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Just a few weeks ago, over four million Americans were poised to benefit from new overtime regulations at the start of the new year. The new rule —...

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Updated January 12 at 9:50 a. m. On Thursday morning, Donald Trump tweeted out a cryptic note of solidarity with L. L. Bean, the retailer. Th...

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Last week, the U. S. Department of Agriculture announced an pilot program that will give participants in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Progra...

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On Wednesday morning, currencies in emerging markets across Asia started to rise: The Chinese yuan and the Thai bhat hit highs, while Taiwan’s do...

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Trump Takes Office, Kills TPP

23rd January 2017

On Monday, President Trump followed through on his campaign promise to immediately pull the United States out of negotiations for the Partnership...

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Stories were quickly filed, alerts went out. Declaring his love for Mexican beer, tequila, and margaritas, Senator Lindsey Graham tweeted his disap...

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Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, seemed to suggest — at least temporarily — that the United States would impose a 20 percent tariff ...

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Later, the NYTWA directed its “largely Muslim,” 19, 000 members to participate in a strike at JFK in solidarity with the protesters. With thousan...

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“I was preparing to go to synagogue this morning and I got a call about this,” said Nadler, who represents New York’s 10th district in Manhattan an...

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Mark Parker, the CEO of Nike, denounced the order in a rare memo, characterizing it as a “threat” to the company’s values. Parker’s sentiments were...

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From there, the commercial unfolds like a : As violins swell, Busch rides steerage (which seems unlikely given his family’s wealth) to an Americ...

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Emboldened by Trump’s recent signaling toward Israel, which has included a pledge to move the U. S. embassy to Jerusalem and the appointment of Dav...

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The Yemeni Bodega Strike

4th February 2017

Accordingly, it was jarring for many New Yorkers to see the ultimate symbol of consumer access suddenly close en masse. In a strike organized by ...

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On Sunday, while a third of the nation’s gaze was fixed on the Super Bowl, a collection of nearly 100 companies took the opposition the immigrati...

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My daughter Ivanka has been treated so unfairly by @Nordstrom. She is a great person always pushing me to do the right thing! Terrible! The pres...

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Since then, the germ of the Peel Commission has served as the guidepost for resolving what is now a conflict. On Wednesday, however, President...

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But as Friedman started to answer the committee’s questions, Corker’s warnings went unheeded. Several protesters — a Palestinian man, a Code Pink ...

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This provision would effectively make America’s southern neighbor responsible for the lives of nationals seeking life or refuge in the United Sta...

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Malaysia’s claim was strongest indication yet that the attack, which many suspect was ordered by North Korea, was . According to experts, VX nerve...

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“In the event of this not succeeding,” Zimmermann’s note read, “we make Mexico a proposal of alliance on the following basis: make war together, ma...

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