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Neymar now suing Barcelona for more than $50 MILLION as he makes unpaid wages claim – reports

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Neymar is now demanding nearly $4 million in unpaid wages from Barcelona in addition to the $48.7 million loyalty bonus he believes he is owed by his former employers, according to reports in Spain. Neymar is already locked in a battle with Barcelona over a €43.6 million ($48.7 million) loyalty payment– plus interest– which he Read More

U.S. labor board approves McDonald’s bid to settle case by franchise workers

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(Reuters) – A U.S. labor board on Thursday approved McDonald’s Corp’s proposed settlement allowing the fast-food company to avoid a ruling on whether it is a “joint employer” of franchise workers and could be made to bargain with unions. FILE PHOTO: McDonald’s employees take orders at the Union Square fast-food chain McDonald’s in New York, Read More

University of Phoenix to cancel $141M in student debt as part of advertising settlement

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The University of Phoenix on Monday agreed to cancel $141 million in student debt, as well as pay a $50 million fee, to settle allegations that the university misled students with deceptive advertising, according to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The deal, announced Tuesday, settles a dispute over an ad campaign the university began in 2012 touting Read More

Bernie Sanders heckled by Las Vegas union members over Medicare-for-All

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Bernie Sanders faced pushback from union members in Las Vegas on Tuesday over how the Democratic presidential candidate would fund a government-subsidized health care plan that would force union members to forfeit the benefits they’ve spent years bargaining for. The 77-year-old independent U.S. senator from Vermont addressed a town hall meeting hosted by Culinary Union Local 226 Read More

Varney slams Warren after financial records released: You ‘want to abolish the system that made you rich’

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Fox Business host Stuart Varney went after Senator Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., Monday after recently releasedfinancial records revealed she made $1.9 million from private legal work stretching back three decades. “Senator Warren is the scourge of capitalism, but made a small fortune working in the capitalist system,” Varney said onFox Nation’s “My Take.” “There’s something just not quite right when Read More

Mexico asks Pelosi to act on trade deal, business groups wary

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MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday urged U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to decide on ratification of a North American trade pact, even as Mexican business groups fretted that proposed changes were weakening the deal. Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador looks on during a news conference at the Read More

Justin Haskins: Warren’s ‘Medicare-for-all’ side effect for GOP-leaning states  – here’s the cost

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The closer you examine Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s “Medicare-for-all” plan, the worse it looks. In fact, if truth in packaging laws applied, she’d have to rename it “Worse care-for-all.” Now – in addition to causing major problems in the delivery of health care, raising our taxes and creating a costly and unneeded government bureaucracy – we find that WarrenCare has another harmful side-effect. Read More

PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times – Dec 9

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Dec 9 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines – Johnson vow to implement Brexit deal by December 2020 in doubt on.ft.com/36lOjdL – Employers seek clarity on Boris Johnson’s immigration plan on.ft.com/2Rtyspf – Tesco considers sale Read More

Andy Puzder: Big jobs numbers — What will it take for liberals to admit an economic boom?

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Under President Trump, we’ve seen the labor markets reach incredible heights. The good news for American workers is that the growth in jobs and wages isn’t coming to an end any time soon. Although I have to admit that I never tire of the “beat expectations” admissions that seem to come out after every new economic Read More

MetLife to foray into pet health insurance with PetFirst

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Dec 5 (Reuters) – U.S. life insurer MetLife Inc said on Thursday it would acquire privately-held pet health insurance company PetFirst, in a bid to diversify its product offerings and capitalize on a growing market opportunity. The companies did not disclose financial terms of the deal, but said it was expected to close in the Read More