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Colgate-Palmolive recalls 4.9 million units of Fabuloso multipurpose cleaner citing risk of exposure to bacteria

Five different scented versions of the cleaner are affected, according to the recall notice.
Colgate-Palmolive recalls Fabuloso multi-purpose cleaners due to risk of exposure to bacteria.
Colgate-Palmolive recalls Fabuloso multi-purpose cleaners due to risk of exposure to bacteria.

TikTok executive comes out as nonbinary

TikTok's chief operating officer, Vanessa Pappas, identifies as "both a woman and non-binary” and uses both “they/them and she/her” pronouns.
Vanessa Pappas, Chief Operating Officer for TikTok, arrives for a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs committee hearing in Washington
Vanessa Pappas, Chief Operating Officer for TikTok, arrives for a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs committee hearing in Washington

Labor Secretary Marty Walsh stepping down for top hockey union job

The former Boston mayor will become head of the National Hockey League Players Association, sources confirmed to NBC News.
Marty Walsh speaks during a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions confirmation hearing in Washington on Feb. 4, 2021.
Marty Walsh speaks during a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions confirmation hearing in Washington on Feb. 4, 2021.

Bed Bath & Beyond lines up funding in a last-ditch bid to avoid bankruptcy

The beleaguered home goods retailer is expecting to receive more than $1 billion in equity from a stock offering it hopes will stave off liquidation.
A Bed Bath & Beyond store in Westbury, N.Y
A Bed Bath & Beyond store in Westbury, N.Y
1d ago

More than 400 sandwiches and other snacks recalled over listeria concerns

The products, made by Fresh Ideation Food Group of Baltimore, were sold in vending machines and retail locations across the Eastern Seaboard, the Food and Drug Administration said.
Mixed fruit cup.
Mixed fruit cup.
2d ago

Adani Group's troubles spur protests in India as stock turmoil turns political

Demonstrators from the opposition Congress party demanded an investigation into allegations of fraud and stock price manipulation by India’s second-biggest business group.
Members of opposition Congress party, demanding an investigation into allegations of fraud and stock manipulation by India's Adani Group shout slogans during a protest in New Delhi, India, Monday, Feb.6, 2023. The Congress party urged people to protest, adding to pressure on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to respond to a massive sell-off of shares in Adani Group companies after a U.S.-based short-selling firm, Hindenburg Research, accused them of various fraudulent practices. The Adani group has denied any wrongdoing.
Members of opposition Congress party, demanding an investigation into allegations of fraud and stock manipulation by India's Adani Group shout slogans during a protest in New Delhi, India, Monday, Feb.6, 2023. The Congress party urged people to protest, adding to pressure on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to respond to a massive sell-off of shares in Adani Group companies after a U.S.-based short-selling firm, Hindenburg Research, accused them of various fraudulent practices. The Adani group has denied any wrongdoing.

Ex-Wells Fargo executive accuses superior of rape and bank of slow-footing investigation

The accusations represent another negative mark for a bank that has faced numerous federal inquiries into its practices.
People walk past a Wells Fargo branch in New York
People walk past a Wells Fargo branch in New York
2d ago

National Enquirer sold to group that includes indicted ex-MoviePass chairman

The tabloid will be bought by a group that includes a company founded by Theodore Farnsworth, the indicted ex-chairman of MoviePass.
A newspaper vendor displays a copy of the National Enquirer at his newstand in New York
A newspaper vendor displays a copy of the National Enquirer at his newstand in New York
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The remote workers have left, but the housing havoc they created remains

Small and midsize rural communities had some of the biggest increases in home prices in the first two years of the pandemic, driven by out-of-town buyers.
The historic downtown shops in Whitefish, Mont., on June 22, 2018.
The historic downtown shops in Whitefish, Mont., on June 22, 2018.
4d ago

Americans are tipping more often, even if they don’t want to

Square data shows tipping frequency is still rising at sit-down and counter-service restaurants alike, hinting that those tablet prompts are cajoling a few extra dollars out of patrons despite complaints about “tipflation.”
A woman paying at a counter with a tablet
A woman paying at a counter with a tablet

Women suing J&J await their day in court after the company failed to get talc cases moved to bankruptcy court

Thousands of lawsuits allege that Johnson & Johnson's talc-based baby powder caused cancer. The company's attempt to move those suits to bankruptcy court has been rejected.
Johnson's baby powder stocked at a supermarket shelf in Alhambra
Johnson's baby powder stocked at a supermarket shelf in Alhambra