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NYPD workers sold 911 data, officials say

The New York attorney general’s office dropped its claim that Exxon Mobil Corp. about how it accounts for the financial risks of climate change, significantly diminishing the state’s case in the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

The winner of that $543M lottery ticket sold in San Jose? Eleven local co-workers

The $543 million winning Mega Millions jackpot ticket sold last month in San Jose was bought by a group of 11 local co-workers, California Lottery officials said on Friday. The prize they'll split is the largest ever for a single California Lotter.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2018

The winner of that $543M lottery ticket sold in San Jose? Eleven local co-workers

The $543 million winning Mega Millions jackpot ticket sold last month in San Jose was bought by a group of 11 local co-workers, California Lottery officials said on Friday. The prize they'll split is the largest ever for a single California Lotter.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2018

Palantir, the Peter Thiel-backed company that sold data to ICE and NYPD, has a CEO who is a "self-described socialist"

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Palantir CEO Alex Karp is a self-proclaimed socialist, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Palantir has historically worked with intelligence agencies and law enforcement through the sale of big data. It's .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 16th, 2018

European government officials call for tech companies to loosen grip on contact-tracing technology

Public health officials, doctors and researchers say fighting the overwhelming spread of the virus requires more access to data......»»

Category: topSource: washpost14 hr. 9 min. ago

Boeing Job Cuts Expected To Strike This Week 

Boeing Job Cuts Expected To Strike This Week  Tyler Durden Wed, 05/27/2020 - 11:07 Boeing has notified union officials that it will cut workers this week, reported Bloomberg. Demand for air travel has collap.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 27th, 2020

Boeing union says significant job cuts may come this week: reports

Union workers at Boeing Co. are bracing for significant job cuts to be announced this week, according to multiple news reports. Citing union officials, the.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 27th, 2020

Have you taken a lockdown day off? Experts say you should

Americans are already bad at using their vacation days. With weddings and other events postponed and family trips uncertain, will employees still take time off this summer? Data from Monster, which polled 1,251 U.S. workers in early May, re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2020

Amazon"s French warehouses to reopen with 30% staff: unions

Amazon's French warehouses are set to reopen on Tuesday with about 30% of employees, three union officials said, ending a month-long dispute over whether the e-commerce giant was doing enough to protect workers from the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 18th, 2020

Maryland unemployment claims drop after hitting all-time high

Initial unemployment claims dropped in the state last week after hitting a new high earlier this month as self-employed workers flooded the system and Maryland began to work through a backlog of claims. New data released Thursday by the U.S. Depa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2020

Infection rates were climbing at Nebraska meatpacking plants. Then health officials stopped reporting the numbers.

Meatpacking plants have become spreaders of the novel coronavirus among workers and their families. Nebraska state officials have stopped reporting how many cases there are at each plant......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 13th, 2020

California governor to look into Tesla reopening in defiance of health order

California Governor Gavin Newsom said both he and local health officials would speak to officials at Tesla Inc, after the company ordered workers back on the job despite ongoing coronavirus restrictions in Alameda County, where its auto plant is located......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 11th, 2020

Elon Musk calls Tesla workers back to the factory (again). Health officials say no (again).

It was the second time in months the company made clear its intention to defy the public health order......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 8th, 2020

Along With Dramatic Jobs Data, Investors Scrutinize Recent Earnings From Uber, Square

For the sake of U.S. workers, let’s .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMay 8th, 2020

Shares rise as U.S., China trade negotiators talk, but bleak job data awaited

Asian shares rose on Friday as a phone call between U.S. and Chinese officials raised hopes that trade tensions were easing,.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 8th, 2020

Council"s essential worker rights bill would burden small businesses and city coffers

Neither mom-and-pop businesses nor the city itself would be able to pay for a suite of bills meant to guarantee hazard pay and stronger rights for essential workers, officials said Tuesday. “We... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 8th, 2020

Asian shares up as U.S., China trade negotiators talk

Asian shares rose on Friday as investors focused on talks between U.S. and Chinese trade officials and solid corporate earnings rather than the looming release of data expected to show the worst U.S. unemployment rate in more than 70 years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 8th, 2020

The coronavirus hit to L.A. tourism: 22 million visitors and $13 billion in spending

Tourism officials estimate 75% of Los Angeles travel-related workers have been furloughed. Tourism officials estimate 75% of Los Angeles travel-related workers have been furloughed......»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 7th, 2020

Workers and shipments dispersed from one Tyson meatpacking plant to 48 states. Mapping their phone data shows how outbreaks at meatpacking plants could spread the coronavirus across the US. (TSN)

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Of the 10 biggest COVID-19 hotspots across the US right now — excluding prisons — seven are link.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 6th, 2020

S&P 500, Dow drop as Trump casts doubt on China trade deal

The S&P 500 and the Dow fell on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump cast doubt on a trade deal with China and data showed U.S. private employers laid off 20 million workers in April, underscoring the economic fallout of the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 6th, 2020

JetBlue is giving away free flights to 100,000 healthcare workers — here"s how to nominate someone (JBLU)

Seth Wenig/AP JetBlue said it will give a pair of free tickets to 100,000 healthcare workers as thanks for their work during the coronavirus pandemic. Active healthcare workers, public health officials, and first responders are eligible, must be .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 6th, 2020