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This is 996 culture, a grueling 72-hour work week popular in China that's been criticized for ruining work-life balance

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

Alibaba, a Chinese e-commerce giant, is one of many companies criticized for its grueling work culture. Thomas Peter/Reuters The 996 schedule compels employees to work from 9...
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Vaccinated employees of California city required to wear stickers if they want to work without masks

Vaccinated employees of California city required to wear stickers if they want to work without masks

6 days ago   |   RT

A California city has ordered its employees to wear a sticker identifying their fully vaccinated status if they choose to come to work without a mask, amid a growing global...
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'Ethically, they are obligated': Stanford professor says it's OK to require COVID vaccine at work

7 days ago   |   ABC

"For diseases like that, public health measures trump individual liberty, and we often take take actions to require that people get vaccinated," said David Magnus, the director...
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Young workers now value respect over 'fun' perks in the workplace

7 days ago   |   Science Daily

Millennials, often referred to as the 'job-hopping generation,' represent a group of young workers who once grabbed the national spotlight with their publicized demands for...
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State of Ca. sues video game company Activision Blizzard over “frat boy” workplace

State of Ca. sues video game company Activision Blizzard over “frat boy” workplace

7 days ago   |   KSBW

Women allegedly are subjected to “cube crawls,” meaning their male coworkers binge on extreme amounts of alcohol and “crawl” their way through the office cubicles while...
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3 Bay Area counties urge employers to require COVID-19 vaccinations for employees

7 days ago   |   ABC

With cases of COVID-19 on the rise in the Bay Area, health officials from San Francisco, Contra Costa and Santa Clara counties are urging employers to consider requiring...
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Activision Blizzard sued by California for sex discrimination

Activision Blizzard sued by California for sex discrimination

8 days ago   |   Venture Beat

Activision Blizzard has been sued by the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing for sex discrimination in the workplace.
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Baker administration moves to roll back COVID workplace safety regulations

Baker administration moves to roll back COVID workplace safety regulations

8 days ago   |   WCVB

The state's Department of Labor Standards got an earful during an online hearing from people who oppose the removal of those regulations.
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More Hospitals Impose Vaccine Mandates for Employees

8 days ago   |   NY Times

With some health care workers still refusing to be immunized, medical centers around the country are requiring shots as cases climb once again.
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Companies concerned about employees' mental health as workplaces reopen

Companies concerned about employees' mental health as workplaces reopen

9 days ago   |   WISN

Many employers have had mental health service benefits on the books, but now, they're stepping up those offerings by providing easier and more efficient access to them.
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FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...