(WASHINGTON) -- As Hurricane Ian began barreling across Florida, President Joe Biden detailed his administration's efforts to prepare for the storm and warned residents to heed warnings from officials."It's life-threatening," Biden said of the Category 4 storm as he spoke at a White House... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- American railway companies and unions have reached a tentative labor agreement amid the threat of strikes.U.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh announced the news on Twitter early Thursday, "following more than 20 consecutive hours of negotiations at" his office in Washington,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- On a given morning, a conservative might grab an espresso from Black Rifle Coffee, which describes itself as "anti-hipster"; open up the soon-to-launch dating app, "Right Stuff," founded by former White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany's sister; and buy a cryptocurrency... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- More than 60 major American companies that employ tens of thousands of U.S. workers are asking the Supreme Court to uphold the use of race as a factor in college admissions, calling affirmative action critical to building diverse workforces and, in turn,... Read More.
(SEOUL, South Korea) -- A unicorn start-up company based in South Korea is offering office spaces for rent for companies wanting to go completely paperless and relocate to a more sustainable and affordable space—the metaverse.Zigbang launched the virtual office program ‘Soma’ in May. Inside... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Major U.S. companies, including Meta and JPMorgan Chase, on Friday said they will cover travel costs for employees who seek legal abortions outside their home state after the Supreme Court released a ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade.Several corporations in recent weeks,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Kellogg has announced that it will separate into three different companies to create “greater strategic, operational, and financial focus” for each of the new firms that will be named at a later date.Under the plans announced on Tuesday, Kellogg will separate... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The economic recovery from a pandemic-induced downturn has prompted a surge in worker pay, especially in some low-wage sectors like leisure and hospitality, leading to pronouncements of a shift in leverage between workers and management.Despite a pandemic-era boom for low-wage workers,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court on Thursday blocked a Texas law that would ban social media companies from removing users and the content they post because of a particular viewpoint expressed.The court did not elaborate on the decision, which is temporary while legal challenges... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The global fashion industry is fueled by the latest styles, and fast production has helped the industry contribute up to 10% of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).“I don't think it's a secret that the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After a federal judge struck down the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s travel mask mandate Monday, several airlines and companies moved to act.All major airlines, including American, United, Southwest and Delta, said face coverings will now be optional for travelers.Ride-share... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the effects of climate change prompt more urgency to cut greenhouse gas emissions around the world and reduce energy use, every industry is facing scrutiny about their impact on the climate and the environment.Video games, media, and entertainment companies, in... Read More.