U.S. Business

Oct
26
McDonald's workers in 12 cities strike again to protest workplace harassment

McDonald's workers in 12 cities strike again to protest workplace harassment

This is the fifth time since 2018 that McDonald's workers have struck the company over what they say are inadequate efforts to stop sexual harassment in its stores. At least 50 workers have filed charges against McDonald's alleging verbal and physical harassment over the last five years.
3 min read
Oct
19
Southwest Airlines changes course, won't put unvaccinated workers on unpaid leave

Southwest Airlines changes course, won't put unvaccinated workers on unpaid leave

The company backtracked from a previous position that employees who had not been vaccinated or received an exemption would be put on unpaid leave.
3 min read
Oct
12
US to reopen land borders in November for fully vaccinated

US to reopen land borders in November for fully vaccinated

No testing will be required to enter the U.S. by land or sea, provided the travelers meet the vaccination requirement, according to the CDC. The U.S. will accept travelers who have been fully vaccinated with any of the vaccines approved for emergency use by the World Health Organization.
3 min read
Oct
11
Southwest cancels hundreds more flights, denies vaccine mandate protest

Southwest cancels hundreds more flights, denies vaccine mandate protest

The widespread disruptions began shortly after the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, representing 9,000 pilots, asked a federal court on Friday to block the airline's order that all employees get vaccinated.
4 min read
Jan
31
Opinion: Ken Griffin's Citadel Bets Big on Goliath as David Grabs his Sling

Opinion: Ken Griffin's Citadel Bets Big on Goliath as David Grabs his Sling

14 min read