Walmart Shooting: Employee Sues Company, Saying She Warned of Gunman’s Behavior

Latest Administration News - Wed, 11/30/2022 - 04:44
A lawsuit claims the retailer was warned months ago about “threatening” behavior by the worker who the police say opened fire in the store last week.

Rivals row over deal for failed energy firm Bulb

News Feed - Wed, 11/30/2022 - 02:22
Octopus Energy's acquisition of collapsed energy firm Bulb could be delayed by a legal fight.

Bird flu: Free range turkey supplies hit by bird flu

News Feed - Wed, 11/30/2022 - 01:21
About 600,000 birds have been culled or have died in the UK's worst avian flu outbreak.

The Willows Inn Closes After Abuse Allegations and Lawsuits

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 23:56
The world-famous restaurant on a Washington State island has been donated to a nonprofit, a year after a Times report on harassment and discrimination.

Driving examiners across UK to stage strikes over pay

News Feed - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 23:46
The PCS union says driving examiners and rural payment officers will strike in December and January.

What We Know About the Railroad Labor Talks to Prevent a Strike

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 23:43
Congressional lawmakers vowed to act quickly to prevent a strike by tens of thousands of rail workers, which would have a devastating effect on the economic recovery.

Destined for the Dump, Construction Waste Gets New Life in the Garden

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 23:26
A new program to reuse architectural mock-ups in community gardens is gaining interest as a way to keep them out of the landfill.

Can age verification stop children seeing pornography?

Daily Management Thought - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 22:43
As part of the Online Safety Bill, all sites that publish pornography will have to age-check their users.

Ukraine Is Biden’s Defining Issue, and His Biggest Economic Challenge

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 21:36
The shape of the war, and its effects on global markets, in the months and years to come could determine the president’s political fate.

China Launches Astronauts to Tiangong Space Station: Video and Updates

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 21:29
After decades of military secrecy, Chinese officials opened their desert rocket launch center to a handful of visitors and called for international cooperation in space.

Online Safety Bill: Plan to make big tech remove harmful content axed

News Feed - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 21:25
Minister denies weakening the Online Safety Bill after dropping the "legal but harmful" material measures.

Sizewell C nuclear power plant backed by government

News Feed - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 21:20
Business Secretary Grant Shapps visits the Suffolk coast to mark the signing of contracts.

Inflation Eases Slightly in Germany and Spain

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 21:01
The pace of consumer price gains in the two countries eased in November, the latest in a series of indications that their economies might suffer less in the coming months than predicted.

U.K. Backs Giant Nuclear Plant, Squeezing Out China

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 20:21
The British government threw its weight behind nuclear power, saying it would invest in a major new nuclear plant co-owned by France’s state utility.

Proud, Scared and Conflicted. What the China Protesters Told Me.

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 19:40
In more than a dozen interviews, young people explained how the events of the past few days became what one called a “tipping point.”

China Protests Over ‘Zero Covid’ Follow Months of Economic Pain

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 19:31
President Xi Jinping’s unbending approach to the pandemic has hurt businesses and strangled growth, squeezing the world’s second-largest economy.

Train strikes: Pub boss warns walkouts could ruin Christmas plans

News Feed - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 19:28
The Fuller's boss says festive parties could be cancelled without a speedy resolution to the dispute.

Elon Musk Takes on Apple and Its App Store

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 18:11
The Twitter owner’s latest fight is a big one: the market dominance of Apple’s App Store.

China Says It Will Do More to Vaccinate Older People Against Covid

Latest Administration News - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 17:27
Only 40 percent of those age 80 or older have had booster shots. Officials said they will go door-to-door and bring vaccines to nursing homes to lift that number.

World Cup: Warning over football lottery scams

News Feed - Tue, 11/29/2022 - 16:52
Fraudsters use interest in the tournament to draw victims into replying to fake lottery letters.