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14h ago

Thousands of workers at 15 U.S. airports plan rallies and strikes in support of better working conditions

The Service Employees International Union says workers are underpaid and understaffed — and are now getting blamed for delays.
American Airlines baggage handlers load luggage on an airplane at O'Hare International Airport, in Chicago
American Airlines baggage handlers load luggage on an airplane at O'Hare International Airport, in Chicago
21h ago

New York Times employees launch 24-hour strike in newspaper's first major staff walkout in 40 years

Newsroom employees and other members of The NewsGuild of New York have said they are fed up with bargaining that has dragged on since their last contract expired in March 2021.
Daily Life In New York
Daily Life In New York
1d ago

Ex-Theranos executive Sunny Balwani sentenced to nearly 13 years for role in company's fraud

Balwani's sentence is longer than the more than 11 years company founder Elizabeth Holmes got last month.
Image: Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani, the former lover and business partner of Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes, arrives at federal court in San Jose, Calif., on Dec. 7, 2022.
Image: Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani, the former lover and business partner of Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes, arrives at federal court in San Jose, Calif., on Dec. 7, 2022.
1d ago

Juul reaches settlements covering more than 5,000 cases

Buffeted by lawsuits, Juul announced hundreds of layoffs last month and bankruptcy appeared likely as it secured financing to continue operations.
JUUL Labs products in a convenience store on June 23, 2022 in El Segundo, Calif.
JUUL Labs products in a convenience store on June 23, 2022 in El Segundo, Calif.
2d ago

Ye's Yeezy clothing brand owes California $600,000 in unpaid taxes

The alleged debts add to a growing portrait of chaos surrounding Ye and his businesses, which has been described by former associates and Ye himself in recent weeks.
Image: Ye, then Kanye West, attends the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif., in 2020.
Image: Ye, then Kanye West, attends the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif., in 2020.
2d ago

Minnesota sues weed edibles company it alleges sold products 50-times more powerful than permitted

State inspectors said Moorhead, Minn.-based Northland Vapor sold edible cannabinoid products that contained as much as 100 milligrams of THC per serving.
Eedible cannabinoid products by Moorhead, Minn.-based Northland Vapor.
Eedible cannabinoid products by Moorhead, Minn.-based Northland Vapor.
2d ago

White-collar layoffs soar at brand-name companies amid broader economic slowdown

The trend stands in stark contrast to the outset of the pandemic, when millions of retail, leisure and hospitality workers lost their jobs.
Image:  A man walks by The Spheres at the Amazon.com Inc. headquarters on Nov. 14, 2022 in Seattle, Wash.
Image:  A man walks by The Spheres at the Amazon.com Inc. headquarters on Nov. 14, 2022 in Seattle, Wash.
2d ago

Walmart CEO says prices for toys and sporting goods are coming down

Inflationary pressures are cooling off in a few categories as consumers stock up for the holidays, but high prices persist for many other goods.
An employee stocks shelves in the toy section of a Walmart
An employee stocks shelves in the toy section of a Walmart
2d ago

Walmart CEO: American households are seeing prices 'stabilizing' but there's more pain ahead

In some categories, double-digit inflation will be "around for a while," Doug McMillon said Tuesday.
A shopper leaves a Walmart in Wilmington, Del.
A shopper leaves a Walmart in Wilmington, Del.
3d ago

Silvergate's ties to FTX and Sam Bankman-Fried entities draw Senate scrutiny

Silvergate is one of the few U.S. banks that let customers move dollars onto crypto exchanges. FTX and related firms, like Alameda Research, had 20 Silvergate accounts.
Slivergate CEO Alan Lane, second from right, rings the New York Stock Exchange opening bell before his bank's IPO begins trading
Slivergate CEO Alan Lane, second from right, rings the New York Stock Exchange opening bell before his bank's IPO begins trading
3d ago

How to know if your government identification card complies with REAL ID standards

Do you have a REAL ID? The Department of Homeland Security announced it was extending its compliance deadline in response to the pandemic.
Travelers wait to go through security at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago on Nov. 23, 2022.
Travelers wait to go through security at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago on Nov. 23, 2022.