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Saturday, Jul 21, 2018 at 01:08 PM EDT

CVS Apologizes After Transgender Woman Denied Prescription

CVS Apologizes After Transgender Woman Denied Prescription

A CVS pharmacist who refused to provide a transgender woman her hormone prescription is no longer employed by the pharmacy chain, the company said Friday. As NBC News reported, Hilde Hall said in a statement to...

Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 07:53 PM EDT

Chicago Servers, Bartenders Swindled Out of $30M in Tips: Suit

Chicago Servers, Bartenders Swindled Out of $30M in Tips: Suit

The Four Corners group is well-known for owning some of Chicago's most popular spots — and now as the target in a multimillion-dollar class-action lawsuit. Attorney Tom Zimmerman is representing several...

Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 11:35 AM EDT

Starbucks to Open DC Store Where Baristas Know Sign Language

Starbucks to Open DC Store Where Baristas Know Sign Language

This fall, Starbucks will open a store in Northeast Washington where all employees will know American Sign Language.

Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 03:57 PM EDT

Trump Hits the Fed, Again: Tightening Hurts All We Have Done

Trump Hits the Fed, Again: Tightening Hurts All We Have Done

President Donald Trump criticized the Federal Reserve's monetary policy again. "The United States should not be penalized because we are doing so well. Tightening now hurts all that we have done. The U.S....

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 06:01 PM EDT

Trump Promotes Job Training as Employers Search for Workers

Trump Promotes Job Training as Employers Search for Workers

Promoting a robust economy, President Donald Trump pressed U.S. companies and trade associations on Thursday to enhance their job training programs as employers search for qualified skilled workers to fill...

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 03:03 PM EDT

Trump Lays Into the Federal Reserve, Says He's 'Not Thrilled' About Interest Rate Hikes

Trump Lays Into the Federal Reserve, Says He's 'Not Thrilled' About Interest Rate Hikes

In a stinging and historically rare criticism, President Donald Trump expressed frustration with the Federal Reserve and said the central bank could disrupt the economic recovery. Presidents rarely intercede...

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 01:49 PM EDT

S. Korean Firm Says It’s Found Sunken Russian Treasure Ship

S. Korean Firm Says It’s Found Sunken Russian Treasure Ship

A South Korean company's claim to have found a sunken Russian warship has triggered investor frenzy amid speculation the ship was carrying an enormous amount of gold when it sank 113 years ago. South Korea's...

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 01:16 PM EDT

Ex-Delta Employees Claim They Were Fired for Speaking Korean

Ex-Delta Employees Claim They Were Fired for Speaking Korean

Four former Delta employees who were allegedly told by a manager not to speak Korean because it made other workers feel uncomfortable are accusing the airline in a lawsuit of discrimination after they were fired...

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 11:28 AM EDT

Family of KFC’s Colonel Sanders Counters Papa John's Founder

Family of KFC’s Colonel Sanders Counters Papa John's Founder

The family of KFC’s Colonel Harland Sanders has come to his defense after Papa John’s founder John Schnatter suggested the colonel had used the N-word but hadn’t faced criticism for doing so. Colonel Sanders’...

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 09:56 AM EDT

Comcast Drops Out of Twenty-First Century Fox Bidding War

Comcast Drops Out of Twenty-First Century Fox Bidding War

Comcast says it's dropping out of the bidding war for Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment business, instead focusing on its bid for the U.K.'s Sky. The announcement Thursday leaves the path open for The...

 

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