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USWNT Settlement Clears Path to Appeal of Equal Pay Defeat

USWNT Settlement Clears Path to Appeal of Equal Pay Defeat

USWNT Settlement Clears Path to Appeal of Equal Pay Defeat USWNT Settlement Clears Path to Appeal of Equal Pay Defeat A federal judge on Monday approved a partial settlement in the long-running dispute over equal pay between U.S. Soccer and its World Cup-winning women’s national team, but the players’ fight with the federation is far from over. The ruling by …

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Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay

Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay

Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay Garment Workers Who Lost Jobs in Pandemic Still Wait for Severance Pay Over a crackling phone line, Ashraf Ali, a 35-year-old father in Bangladesh, described feeling suicidal and desperate to feed his family. Sokunthea Yi, in Cambodia, said she spends sleepless nights worrying about how she will pay …

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Biden to Pay for Infrastructure Plan With 15 Years of Corporate Taxes

Biden to Pay for Infrastructure Plan With 15 Years of Corporate Taxes

Biden to Pay for Infrastructure Plan With 15 Years of Corporate Taxes Biden to Pay for Infrastructure Plan With 15 Years of Corporate Taxes Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary, told reporters on Tuesday that the plan Mr. Biden was set to detail on Wednesday was “about making an investment in America — not just modernizing our roads or …

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Lending Apps in India Shame Borrowers Who Can’t Pay Money Back

Lending Apps in India Shame Borrowers Who Can't Pay Money Back

Lending Apps in India Shame Borrowers Who Can’t Pay Money Back Lending Apps in India Shame Borrowers Who Can’t Pay Money Back HYDERABAD, India — The harassing calls began soon after sunrise. Kiran Kumar remained in bed and, for hours, thought about how he was going to end his hostage of a life. The cement salesman had initially borrowed about …

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Why Did Someone Pay $560,000 for a Picture of My Column?

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Why Did Someone Pay $560,000 for a Picture of My Column? Why Did Someone Pay $560,000 for a Picture of My Column? $98,000. $143,000. $277,000. After more than 30 bids, the auction ended at 12:32 p.m. Eastern time, with a winning bid of 350 Ether, or about $560,000. A few minutes later, after the auction platform had taken its cut, …

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As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics

As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics

As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics ROME — In an effort to contain costs and save jobs amid a slump in tourist dollars and donations as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Pope Francis has ordered across-the-board pay cuts for the cardinals and other …

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Amazon Says It Pays Alabama Workers Well; Other Local Employers Pay More

Amazon Says It Pays Alabama Workers Well; Other Local Employers Pay More

Amazon Says It Pays Alabama Workers Well; Other Local Employers Pay More Amazon Says It Pays Alabama Workers Well; Other Local Employers Pay More “From Faurecia to Amazon, it’s a big pay difference,” said Mr. Richardson, who now makes $15.55. Heather Knox, an Amazon spokeswoman, said that workers in Bessemer were eligible for raises every six months and that they …

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Kim Scott and Jake Rosenfeld Have Ideas About Making Pay More Equitable

Kim Scott and Jake Rosenfeld Have Ideas About Making Pay More Equitable

Kim Scott and Jake Rosenfeld Have Ideas About Making Pay More Equitable Kim Scott and Jake Rosenfeld Have Ideas About Making Pay More Equitable The DealBook newsletter delves into a single topic or theme every weekend, providing reporting and analysis that offers a better understanding of an important issue in the news. If you don’t already receive the daily newsletter, …

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Pay Discrimination Suit Against Disney Adds Pay Secrecy Claim

Pay Discrimination Suit Against Disney Adds Pay Secrecy Claim

Pay Discrimination Suit Against Disney Adds Pay Secrecy Claim Pay Discrimination Suit Against Disney Adds Pay Secrecy Claim The case against Disney remains in the discovery phase, where both sides exchange information about the witnesses and evidence they plan to use. There have been early victories and defeats for both sides. Judge Daniel J. Buckley, for instance, granted a plaintiff …

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Facebook and News Corp Strike Pay Deal for Australian Content

Facebook and News Corp Strike Pay Deal for Australian Content

Facebook and News Corp Strike Pay Deal for Australian Content Facebook and News Corp Strike Pay Deal for Australian Content MELBOURNE, Australia — Facebook has agreed to pay Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp for its journalism content in Australia, a month after the social media platform temporarily blocked news links inside the country over legislation pressing digital giants to compensate publishers. …

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