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Amazon's push for a $15 minimum wage is a new weapon in the company's battle against Walmart

Amazon's push for a $15 minimum wage is a new weapon in the company's battle against Walmart

15 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Amazon says that its push for a $15 minimum wage is good business. Experts say it is also a new weapon in the retail giant's battle against rivals like...
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McKinsey's partners have reportedly voted out Kevin Sneader, its global managing partner, after he served just one term

McKinsey's partners have reportedly voted out Kevin Sneader, its global managing partner, after he served just one term

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Kevin Sneader, McKinsey's global managing partner, has been voted out of the position during the firm's leadership election, The Financial Times...
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Thai court ousts 3 Cabinet members found guilty of sedition

3 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

BANGKOK - Three Cabinet ministers in Thailand were forced to leave their posts Wednesday after a court found them guilty of sedition for taking part in sometimes-violent...
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Brazil's Petrobras calls meeting to elect Bolsonaro ally

16 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

Board members of Brazilian oil giant Petrobras on Tuesday paved the way for approval of a retired general with no industry experience to take the helm of the state-controlled...
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David Perdue announces he won't run against Raphael Warnock in 2022 Georgia Senate race

David Perdue announces he won't run against Raphael Warnock in 2022 Georgia Senate race

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   7 articles

Summary List Placement Former GOP Sen. David Perdue of Georgia announced on Tuesday that he would not be a candidate for the Senate in 2022, just days after filing paperwork to...
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Ex-police chief says his request for National Guard was denied 2 days before Capitol riot

1 day ago   |   CNBC

The Capitol riot by supporters of then-President Donald Trump left five people dead and disrupted the confirmation of the election of Joe Biden
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10 Things in Politics: 125 of Trump's top enablers

10 Things in Politics: 125 of Trump's top enablers

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. I'm Brent Griffiths. Sign up here to get this newsletter in your inbox each day. Send your tips and...
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MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell says he's losing $65 million over election fraud claims, proving he's not pushing conspiracy theories for the money

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell says he's losing $65 million over election fraud claims, proving he's not pushing conspiracy theories for the money

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell said he expects to lose $65 million in pillow revenue this year following retailer boycotts over his claims that the 2020...
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Trump and his allies filed more than 40 lawsuits challenging the 2020 election results. All of them failed

Trump and his allies filed more than 40 lawsuits challenging the 2020 election results. All of them failed

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement After losing the 2020 election to a man he spent months hammering as corrupt, doddering, and mentally deficient, President Donald Trump went on the...
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Trump says he's facing 'political persecution' after Supreme Court rejects his attempt to keep tax returns hidden

Trump says he's facing 'political persecution' after Supreme Court rejects his attempt to keep tax returns hidden

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement Former President Donald Trump in a statement on Monday blasted the Supreme Court over a decision opening the door for the Manhattan district attorney to...
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8-year-old starts business to raise money for homeless children

8-year-old starts business to raise money for homeless children

The girl donated a $500 check to a women's shelter and enough toys to go to each child who lives there. Read more ...

Bitcoin surges back above $51,000 after Square's $170 million investment...

Bitcoin surges back above $51,000 after Square's $170 million investment, Cathie Wood's positive comments

Summary List Placement Bitcoin rebounded on Wednesday, climbing back above the $50,000-level after a sharp selloff to start the week. The world's largest cryptocurrency by... Read more ...

We just got our best look yet at the data showing that J&J's single-dose...

We just got our best look yet at the data showing that J&J's single-dose coronavirus vaccine can fight the pandemic

Summary List Placement Johnson & Johnson's single-dose coronavirus vaccine just got one step closer to reaching the public, as US regulators released documents showing the shot... Read more ...

Chance the Rapper suing former manager

Chance the Rapper suing former manager

CHICAGO - Chance the Rapper is suing his former manager. The lawsuit accuses Pat Corcoran of exploiting his position to receive kickbacks and attract business opportunities to... Read more ...

Biden plans order to bolster US supply chains, spurred by last year's...

Biden plans order to bolster US supply chains, spurred by last year's scramble for COVID-19 medical gear and looming crisis in chips for electric cars

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden is plans to sign an Executive Order on Wednesday, aimed at strengthening US supply chains. White House officials briefed reporters... Read more ...

Sen. Mitt Romney predicts Trump will win the 2024 GOP presidential...

Sen. Mitt Romney predicts Trump will win the 2024 GOP presidential nomination 'in a landslide'

Summary List Placement Sen. Mitt Romney believes that former President Donald Trump could win the GOP nomination in 2024, he said Tuesday night. "I don't know if he'll run in... Read more ...

Five of Texas's ERCOT board members resign after massive power grid outage...

Five of Texas's ERCOT board members resign after massive power grid outage during winter storm

Summary List Placement Five board members including the chair of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas will resign on Wednesday. ERCOT Board Chair Sally Talberg, Board Vice... Read more ...

Tiger Woods 'lucky to be alive,' police say, after breaking his legs in a...

Tiger Woods 'lucky to be alive,' police say, after breaking his legs in a Tuesday morning crash

Summary List Placement Tiger Woods was conscious when firefighters pulled him from an overturned vehicle on Tuesday, in stable condition but with "a very serious injury," Los... Read more ...

14 unique University of Michigan courses you can take for online for free...

14 unique University of Michigan courses you can take for online for free, from Storytelling for Social Change to The Science of Success

Summary List Placement The University of Michigan ranks as one of the top colleges in the world . Through e-learning platforms like edX , Coursera , and FutureLearn , you can... Read more ...

Former Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is planning an investment fund...

Former Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is planning an investment fund backed by Persian Gulf wealth funds, report says

Summary List Placement Former Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plans to launch an investment fund backed by sovereign wealth funds in the Persian Gulf, the Washington Post... Read more ...