Ohio senator demands answers after a local chicken farm was accused of exploiting immigrant workers

Wikimedia CommonsAlarmed by the “disturbing” practices of a major chicken processor in his state, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio is demanding answers from the company, whose treatment of workers was detailed in a recent ProPublica.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2017

Russia"s Influence Campaign Is Still Happening Reports Say, as Twitter Prepares to Brief Senate

Hundreds of suspect accounts tweeted on divisive topics last month, a public policy group warned, as one senator accused Russian trolls of exploiting #TakeAKnee......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 28th, 2017

Most Ohio construction firms struggling to find skilled workers

Seventy-three percent of construction firms in Ohio say can't find qualified workers amid the growing demand for labor, according to the results of an industrywide survey released by the Associated General Contractors of America. Local employers in th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2017

Russia accused of exploiting workers at 2018 World Cup venues

Workers building stadiums for the FIFA 2018 World Cup in Russia face exploitation and dangerous conditions, according to Human Rights Watch......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJun 14th, 2017

Arizona farm accused of abusing Mexican migrant workers

The U.S. Department of Labor is accusing an .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 15th, 2017

SEC Issues Charges Against Pastor Defrauding Retirees

The SEC has announced fraud charges and an emergency asset freeze obtained against a Michigan-based pastor accused of exploiting church members, retirees and laid-off auto workers.....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 30th, 2017

Republican Senator does not expect Trump to weaken H1B visas

H1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows American firms to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 14th, 2017

McDonald"s accused of exploiting homeless people in Rome

Local group says fast-food chain’s pledge to donate 1,000 meals is a cynical PR strategy after Vatican restaurant opening.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 17th, 2017

Could Kroger open its farm market concept stores in Southwest Ohio?

Kroger Co. could open more than a dozen of its Main & Vine fresh and local small-store locations in Southwest Ohio, according to an in-depth analyst report. Vince Sinisi, a Morgan Stanley analyst who follows Cincinnati-based supermarket operator Kroger (.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2016

With customers continuing to complain, federal regulator again demands answers from CSX

With customer complaints continuing to mount, the Surface Transportation Board is again demanding answers from CSX Corp. (Nasdaq: CSX) and has summoned its acting CEO for an in-person meeting. In a Dec. 14 letter to CEO Hunter Harrison, who is on an .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 3 min. ago

Trump to propose ending rule allowing spouses of H-1B holders to work in U.S.

The Trump administration will propose revoking a rule that makes spouses of thousands of immigrant workers eligible to work while in the U.S., potentially complicating a major driver of technology jobs......»»

Category: topSource: money10 hr. 3 min. ago

Trump to stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working

The Trump administration plans to make it illegal for the spouses of thousands of immigrant workers to get jobs in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: cnn18 hr. 33 min. ago

Trump will stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working

The Trump administration plans to make it illegal for the spouses of thousands of immigrant workers to get jobs in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: money18 hr. 48 min. ago

Is Trump"s Tweet About Kirsten Gillibrand His Most Shameless Twitter Moment? President Has No Decency or Dignity, Says Stephen Colbert

Trump has been accused of slut-shaming the New York senator......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 13th, 2017

How H-1B workers can work for more than one employer in US

H1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 13th, 2017

Accused of liaising with Pak, Manmohan demands apology from Modi

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi charged his predecessor, Manmohan Singh, with conspiring with Pakistan to install Ahmed Patel as the chief minister of Gujarat, the Congress leader demanded a........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 11th, 2017

Rare Protests in Beijing Condemn Forced Evictions

Migrant workers held a rare demonstration in China’s capital on Sunday, with several hundred protesting outside a local government office that recent forced evictions across the city violated human rights......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 10th, 2017

Louisville tech firm adding 15 workers, doubling its local workforce

Tier3 Technologies has already started its hiring process and will continue into the first quarter of 2018......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

Staffing firms challenged to fill high tech, health care and other jobs (Infographic)

Local firms expected continued growth in their business in 2018 despite the ongoing shortage of qualified applicants to fulfill the demands of their clients......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

Inside a farm hidden under the streets of Paris in an abandoned parking garage

Cycloponics/FacebookSomething is growing underneath La Chapelle, a neighborhood north of central Paris. It's an underground farm by Cycloponics, a local indo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 2017

Watch Live Stream: Senator Al Franken’s Speech on Floor Amid Resignation Calls for Sexual Misconduct

The Minnesota senator has been accused of sexual misconduct by seven women......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 7th, 2017