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A pizza chain is offering paid time off for employees who want to protest

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Pizza chain &pizza is offering PTO to its 700 employees for activism, reported Janine Puhak for Fox News .
It's not the only small business to offer this benefit following George Floyd's death .
The president of online resource Wikilawn told Business Insider he's issuing a PTO policy for employees who wish to protest .
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The 700 employees at &pizza can take time off for activism efforts without fear of losing pay.
The pizza chain announced on Sunday it would offer its employees paid time off for activism after George Floyd's death...
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&pizza restaurant chain offers paid time off for activism amid George Floyd protests

&pizza restaurant chain offers paid time off for activism amid George Floyd protests

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Pizza chain &pizza is offering its employees paid time off for activism following the death of George Floyd last week. The fast-casual restaurant announced the news on Sunday. “For those in this pain. For those in this fight. We stand with the Black Community against racial hate and injustice,” &pizza tweeted. “In memory of George...
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Bed Bath and Beyond is closing 200 stores as quarterly sales tumble nearly 50%

Bed Bath and Beyond is closing 200 stores as quarterly sales tumble nearly 50%

Bed Bath & Beyond plans to shutter around 200 stores over the next two years. On July 8, the company published an investor relations presentation that revealed Bed Bath &... Read more ...

A wooden statue of Melania Trump in her native Slovenia was set on fire on...

A wooden statue of Melania Trump in her native Slovenia was set on fire on the Fourth of July

A wooden statue of Melania Trump near near hometown in Slovenia was set on fire. Brad Downey, the artist who commissioned the statue, told Reuters that it was set on fire on... Read more ...

Elon Musk says Tesla is ‘very close' to level 5 autonomous driving

Elon Musk says Tesla is ‘very close' to level 5 autonomous driving

Tesla is “very close” to achieving level 5 autonomous driving CEO Elon Musk said, referring to the capability to navigate roads without any driver input. Read more ...

Trump wants to reopen schools. Hint: It's not just about education

Trump wants to reopen schools. Hint: It's not just about education

President Donald Trump's push to reopen America's schools is about more than children's education. It's about the economy. And it's about his reelection. Because for Trump and... Read more ...

Brooks Brothers is permanently closing 51 stores as it enters bankruptcy...

Brooks Brothers is permanently closing 51 stores as it enters bankruptcy during the pandemic. See which have shut down so far

Brooks Brothers filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday. Before its bankruptcy, however, the retailer made the decision to permanently close 51 stores due to the coronavirus... Read more ...

Here's exactly why the interest rate on your high-yield savings account...

Here's exactly why the interest rate on your high-yield savings account keeps falling

High-yield savings accounts are tied to the federal funds rate. The Federal Reserve has lowered the federal funds rate, so high-yield savings account rates are going down... Read more ...

3 things to consider before switching to a new high-yield savings account as...

3 things to consider before switching to a new high-yield savings account as interest rates drop

High-yield savings account rates are dropping in reaction to the Federal Reserve decreasing its rate. Some banks are decreasing their rates more drastically than others, so you... Read more ...

Now that we're all spending more on groceries, it's a great time to get a...

Now that we're all spending more on groceries, it's a great time to get a credit card that earns you bonus points. Here are 6 top options

Some rewards credit cards offer bonus points or cash back on purchases at the grocery store.
 Especially since most of us are spending more money on groceries right now, it's... Read more ...

Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't reopen

Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't reopen

President Donald Trump is threatening to withhold federal money if schools don't reopen in the fall' Read more ...

Kanye West says he had the coronavirus but peddles unfounded conspiracies...

Kanye West says he had the coronavirus but peddles unfounded conspiracies about vaccines

Kanye West said in an interview with Forbes that he had the coronavirus in February. In the same interview, West also said he's running for president under the advisement of... Read more ...