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August 15, 2018 - 9:14 am
(NEW YORK) -- It's August, and if you feel like you’re stuck at the office while everyone else is on vacation, you’re actually not alone. American employees forfeited 212 million paid vacation days in 2017, the equivalent of more than $62 billion dollars lost in benefits, according to Project: Time...
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August 15, 2018 - 7:31 am
(NEW YORK) -- When a boom in business put Troy Roberson in need of many more employees for his fishing guide service in North Carolina, he turned to Facebook to cast his net wide for potential recruits. In only a few weeks, Roberson hired 15 new brand ambassadors from after receiving 27...
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August 14, 2018 - 7:36 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture said it's buying 11 to 13 million gallons of milk from dairy farmers for $50 million and planning to send it to local food banks. It's the first time the USDA program that buys surplus products has purchased liquid milk. The acquisition is not...
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August 14, 2018 - 6:49 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Southwest Airlines announced Tuesday that it will soon enforce new restrictions on customers traveling with emotional support animals. Beginning September 17, only one dog or cat, either in a carrier or on a leash, will be allowed per customer on Southwest flights. "Our updates are...
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August 14, 2018 - 2:28 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Move over, Melbourne -- the world has a new most livable city. Vienna now tops the Economist Intelligence Unit's annual ranking , which is based on 30 factors including access to health care, education, infrastructure, culture, the environment and political and social stability. This...
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August 10, 2018 - 3:10 pm
(DUBLIN) -- Around 50,000 passengers across Europe are expected to be affected this weekend as Ryanair is forced to cancel almost 400 flights due to a 24-hour walkout by staff in five European countries over a dispute about pay and working conditions. Ryanair employees are on strike in Germany,...
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August 10, 2018 - 6:55 am
(NEW YORK) -- Two moms whose genius idea was born beside a kiddie pool are now changing the game with an innovative swimsuit design that makes bathroom breaks a breeze. In 2014, Jill Slater and Alexis Castellano ran into the very real struggle that mothers of daughters know all too well: the...
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August 09, 2018 - 12:51 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Protesters planning to participate in the "Unite the Right" rally in Washington, D.C., this weekend may have some trouble finding a place to stay. Airbnb is warning users that if they are found to be in violation of the company's policies, they could have their reservations canceled...
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Converse
August 09, 2018 - 6:33 am
(BOSTON) -- Converse and Hello Kitty are collaborating on a footwear and apparel collection and all of our childhood dreams are coming true. Sneakers have been the go-to shoe style this summer and everyone knows '90s nostalgia is the best accessory. So lace up, because your shoe collection is about...
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August 08, 2018 - 5:16 pm
(DETROIT) -- 2018 could be the year of the Mustang, Ford's iconic pony car immortalized by Steve McQueen in "Bullitt." On Wednesday, the 10 millionth Mustang rolled off the line at the Flat Rock Assembly Plant in Michigan. In April, the 54-year-old Mustang was named the best-selling sports coupe...
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