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Wage activist hurt after being hit by a delivery truck on her 18th birthday

By Ewout Steenberg Jensen A young woman who was fired from her sales job at Amazon in the Netherlands due to her involvement in an Amazon employee agitation group was seriously injured and hospitalized...

Native Americans sue Exxon over ‘human rights violations’ on their land

Native Americans are suing fracking and mining firms over land rights in a case that could determine the future of American energy Omaha tribe takes on oil giant over its claim to drilling rights...

Motorists disappointed to be missing out on iPhone XS

Vodafone The new Royal Enfield Bullet range has had big success after its release last year, but is Vodafone trying to copy the bike? The company is now offering to pay for the purchase...

Ministers set to compensate those made poorer by horsemeat scandal

The government will begin paying compensation to those who were made poorer as a result of food scandals such as horsemeat. Charities and MPs have criticised ministers for not taking action on the food...

Young people don’t have time for toxic corporate cultures. If these things happen at your company, they can ruin your company.

"Amid allegations that employees claim were triggered by years of allegations that her leadership and her tone were creating a toxic culture, Xyratex's CEO Dr. Sehat Sutardja has decided to step down." In a...

The best kids’ dancing games on TikTok

Name: TikTok How it works: So far the main feature of TikTok is that it encourages kids to upload videos and make memes. Differentiating factors: Under-10s can join, while under-16s can't. The star quality...

Ford pledges to invest $11.4 billion in electric vehicles

Written by At an event in Detroit on Friday, Ford chairman Bill Ford announced the company's plan to spend $11.4 billion on the development of electrified vehicles over the next four years -- including...

Mattis: Devastating disasters would again be under discussion in the unlikely event of a government shutdown

WASHINGTON — Long-term Defense Department response to the recent torrent of natural disasters around the world would be under assessment after last week’s partial government shutdown, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Thursday. “We would...

Audit firm fined $2.9 million for failing to spot Patisserie Valerie collapse

LONDON — The accounting firm Grant Thornton has been fined £2.3 million ($2.9 million) after auditing the books of the Patisserie Valerie supermarket chain during a financial hole that ultimately saw one of Britain’s...

Introducing the ‘Instagram questionnaire’: A choice between heart eyes and rainbows, with math problems thrown in

Snapchat for kids: My kids, says the questionnaire from Instagram, as they roll the first dice in our latest round of playtime experiments, should use that account to keep their eyes (and wallets) safe....

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