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Teachers file grievance against school district as COVID cases rise

Teachers file grievance against school district as COVID cases rise

1 hour ago   |   WISN

Dozens of teachers in Franklin filed a grievance against the school district citing coronavirus workplace safety concerns.
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Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Equal' On HBO Max, A Docuseries On The Early Pioneers Of The LGBTQIA+ Rights Movement

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

Through archival footage, interviews and reenactments using top LGBTQIA+ actors, pioneers of the movement in the pre-Stonewall days are profiled.
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Microsoft Teams passes 115 million daily active users

Microsoft Teams passes 115 million daily active users

4 hours ago   |   Venture Beat   |   2 articles

Microsoft Teams has passed 115 million daily active users, up 53% from the 75 million daily active users in April.
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Harford jurors in Advanced Granite shooting murder trial hear closing arguments, begin deliberating

6 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

The guilt or innocence of the man accused of killing three people in a workplace shooting three years ago in Edgewood rests in the hands of 12 Harford County jurors, who began...
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Obama blasts Kushner for suggesting that Black Americans need to 'want' to be successful

Obama blasts Kushner for suggesting that Black Americans need to 'want' to be successful

7 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

Former President Barack Obama laced into Jared Kushner, the son-in-law and senior adviser of President Donald Trump, after Kushner invoked a racist trope by implying that the...
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What Counts as Race Discrimination? A Suit Against JPMorgan Is a Test

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

A former employee accuses JPMorgan Chase of failing to stop what she said was racially driven bullying. The bank says race had nothing to do with it.
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Legal Issues For Film/TV Production In The Age Of COVID

8 hours ago   |   Forbes

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended everything we know about workplace organization and safety, and one industry that has, and will continue to have, more difficulties than most...
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3 strategies for encouraging respectful political dialogue at work during the presidential election, according to a labor attorney and a chief ethics officer

3 strategies for encouraging respectful political dialogue at work during the presidential election, according to a labor attorney and a chief ethics officer

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement It's common knowledge that you shouldn't discuss politics or religion in the workplace. But that's not exactly true. Experts told Business Insider you...
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American Express is tapping a former star editor from Teen Vogue to launch a new podcast series to help Black entrepreneurs, as the credit card giant continues its efforts to improve racial equality

American Express is tapping a former star editor from Teen Vogue to launch a new podcast series to help Black entrepreneurs, as the credit card giant continues its efforts to improve racial equality

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement American Express has been at the forefront of the corporations seeking to promote racial and gender equality, and it just added a millennial Black...
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Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield on Zoom, growth, and the changing nature of work

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . Although Slack has grown during the...
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Chrissy Teigen shares a heartfelt essay about the loss of her son Jack

Chrissy Teigen shares a heartfelt essay about the loss of her son Jack

After suffering the devastating loss of her son Jack with John Legend, Chrissy Teigen has opened up about the experience. Read more ...

President Trump's campaign website was briefly 'defaced,' campaign...

President Trump's campaign website was briefly 'defaced,' campaign spokesperson says

Trump campaign spokesperson Tim Murtaugh says the campaign is working with law enforcement authorities to investigate the source of what it called an “attack.” Read more ...

Chicago store guard stabbed 27 times after asking women to wear masks

Chicago store guard stabbed 27 times after asking women to wear masks

Two sisters accused of stabbing a store security guard 27 times with a knife after he asked them to wear face masks and use hand sanitizer were ordered held without bond Tuesday. Read more ...

NXIVM Leader Keith Raniere Sentenced to 120 Years in Prison Following Sex...

NXIVM Leader Keith Raniere Sentenced to 120 Years in Prison Following Sex Trafficking Conviction

Disgraced self-improvement guru Keith Raniere, whose NXIVM followers included millionaires and Hollywood actors, was sentenced to 120 years on Tuesday for turning some... Read more ...

Supreme Court ruling spurs Wisconsin to get outstanding absentee ballots...

Supreme Court ruling spurs Wisconsin to get outstanding absentee ballots returned by Election Day

People in the battleground state of Wisconsin were pushing Tuesday to get 320,000 outstanding absentee ballots returned by the close of polls on Election Day. Read more ...

Reality bites for Putin's much-hyped COVID-19 vaccine, as concerns over...

Reality bites for Putin's much-hyped COVID-19 vaccine, as concerns over efficacy and safety linger

As the second wave of COVID-19 hits Russia - with record numbers of new infections and deaths - the vaccine, named Sputnik V, is far from being widely available to the general... Read more ...

Barrett sworn in as newest Supreme Court justice as issues important to...

Barrett sworn in as newest Supreme Court justice as issues important to President Trump, GOP await

Amy Coney Barrett has been formally sworn in as the Supreme Court's ninth justice. Read more ...

Fact Check: Can I change my vote? Internet searches spike after president's...

Fact Check: Can I change my vote? Internet searches spike after president's tweet

Google searches of the phrase “can I change my vote” spiked on Tuesday after President Donald Trump took to Twitter to urge people who have already voted to change their vote... Read more ...

Who is Tony Gonsolin? Dodgers' rookie starter can make World Series history...

Who is Tony Gonsolin? Dodgers' rookie starter can make World Series history with Game 6 win

Tony Gonsolin will start Game 6 of the World Series for the Dodgers vs. the Rays with his team having a chance to clinch the world championship. Here's more to know about the... Read more ...

Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton announce engagement

Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton announce engagement

On Tuesday, Blake Shelton announced Gwen Stefani "saved" his 2020 by saying yes. Stefani shared the news on Instagram. Shelton made the engagement announcement on Twitter by... Read more ...