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

Slow iPhone Scandal: Senator Demands Answers From Apple CEO Tim Cook

U.S. Senator John Thune asked Apple CEO Tim Cook for answers about why old iPhones are deliberately slowed down......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 11th, 2018

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

Drug Dealing ‘Grandma Stinker’ Accused of Selling Marijuana Sent By her Son From California

Investigation into Debra Ferguson launched after local residents became suspicious of packages delivered to her home......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 15th, 2018

Europe, Republican senator push back as Trump wants EU to lower its tariffs

The European Commission accused Trump of "cherry-picking" data to distort the debate in a transatlantic dispute over US metals tariffs that threatens to become a trade war.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 13th, 2018

Ink thrown at Pakistan FM Khawaja Asif during PML(N) workers convention

Khwaja Asif instantly pardoned the accused and called for his release.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 11th, 2018

The Latest: GOP senator hopes to nullify new tariffs

The Latest on President Donald Trump's plan to impose tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum (all times local): 8 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 8th, 2018

First Black Senator Elected in Italy Belongs to Anti-immigrant, Far-Right Party

The Nigerian-born politician helped craft his party's harsh anti-immigrant stance......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 7th, 2018

Five things you need to know today, and the best part of that local Amazon bid

Good morning, Cincinnati! Thanks to all of you kind folks who emailed me with stomach flu remedies. The winner, by the way, was chicken soup. Funny how that simple dish occupies such a mythical place in our diet. I'm almost ready to eat something!.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 6th, 2018

Daycare Workers Accused of Feeding Kids Melatonin Laced Gummy Bears to Put Them to Sleep

The teachers at the daycare reportedly thought it was OK because the hormone could be purchased over-the-counter......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 5th, 2018

Funeral Home Accused of Mixing up Bodies, Leaving Grieving Families Waiting for Hours

Familes told local media that the funeral parlor only seemed to be staffed by one woman......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 5th, 2018

United Nations Demands Accused 9/11 Plotter Be Released Immediately


Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 4th, 2018

Alleged California Pimp Writes Erotica, Calls Herself a Feminist

A California woman told a local paper from jail “I’m a writer; that’s my business,” despite being accused of running a prostitution ring......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 28th, 2018

Russia Police Accused of Vandalizing Fence With Pro-Putin Graffiti

Shortly after the clip went viral, local news outlets reported that the fence had vanished......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 27th, 2018