Low wage workers in New York have filed a suit against McDonald’s for not paying them overtime wages. Workers also demanded for increment in their per hour wage up to $15.
National Labor Relations Board on Tuesday ascertained that McDonald’s is a Joint Employer with thousands of its...read more
Simple test of walking speed and memory can help in early detection of dementia, a new study revealed. Researchers claim that through this method, they can find the symptoms of dementia much earlier than the onset of condition.
Researchers examined numerous patients and observed that if...read more
The Journal of Vibration and Control has retracted 60 papers of a single researcher in Taiwan owing to fraudulency. SAGE Publishers through which the papers were published said a 14-month long investigation was carried out before the retraction step was taken.
SAGE investigators said the...read more
Taking a clue from a California judge's last month fix-tenure teacher job ruling, a group of parents of school children has filed a lawsuit in New York, seeking a court order to end the controversial teacher tenure system in the state.
In June, a judge in the Golden State ruled that job...read more
Marcus Lemonis and Fischer Enterprises have announced a deal to buy Crumbs Cupcake chain that filed for bankruptcy on Friday. Lemonis aims to improve the product offering and to expand the operations with infusion of fresh capital.
CNBC host Marcus Lemonis and Dippin Dots-owner Fischer...read more
Researchers from Cornell University have carried out an interesting study revealing how brain processes emotions. The team has shown human brain turns emotions into a standard code and represents emotions in different senses and situations.
"We discovered that fine-grained patterns of...read more
According to scientists, toxic algae is likely to grow in Lake Erie this summer, but the intensity won't be as great as it was last year. The forecast was made public today by federal researchers who are working with experts from Ohio State University and other institutions.
It is a...read more
In a recent announcement, IBM has revealed that it has plans underway to revamp computer chip technology with a $3 billion investment, so as to make the technology increasingly capable of meeting modern demands of 'Big Data' and computing pushed to the Internet 'cloud.'
As a part of the...read more
California is one of the several states of the U. S. that will share in money that Citigroup Inc. has reportedly agreed to pay to settle an investigation into sales of mortgage-backed bonds before the 2008 financial crisis.
Speaking on condition of anonymity, a person familiar with the...read more
Close on the heels of Uber's recent announcement that it is slashing the cost of its UberX rides in New York City, rival car service Lyft said in an official statement released on Tuesday that it is launching its service in a number of New York's boroughs.
According to the Lyft statement...read more
In a Thursday announcement, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón said that the 'Kill Switch' mobile anti-theft mechanism would be incorporated in the new-generation versions of Android and Windows Phone handsets.
The announcement...read more
In an announcement made via a blog post released on Tuesday, crowdfunding site Kickstarter revealed that it has drastically overhauled the crowdfunding platform by releasing a new set of rules, and by automating the approval process.
The significant changes made by Kickstarter essentially...read more
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