Archive for March 9th, 2019

YULIN, China — For months, Zhao Faqi was a folk hero for entrepreneurs in China — an investor who fought the government in court and online, and against the odds, seemed poised to win.

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Unsustainable wages plague the food industry; some hope that collective bargaining will help change that

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The tight labor market, while frustrating for employers, can be a boon for blue-collar workers: They are more likely to find good-paying jobs and experience rapid wage growth.

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A new study finds that suburban neighborhoods outperform urban ones across the board.

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Americans are consuming more and more stuff. Now that other countries won’t take our papers and plastics, they’re ending up in the trash.

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<p>The long-anticipated $71.3-billion acquisition will put the X-Men, Homer Simpson, the Avengers, Buzz Lightyear, Kylo Ren and the gang from "Avatar" under the same roof, giving the Burbank company an unprecedented share of film and television franchises.</p>

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<p>A drive in college towns aims to get the fast-food chain to follow McDonald’s and Walmart in buying tomatoes grown under strict labor standards.</p>

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Oh, CGI.

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Lewd tweets and coffee prices: Who knew how much impact one could have on the other?

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A bitcoin entrepreneur who pitched an elaborate vision for a cryptocurrency Utopia in the Nevada high desert pleaded guilty to wire fraud in San Diego federal court this week, admitting he sold land he never owned to investors.

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