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Scholar comments on the impact of Greece’s missing payment

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Scholar comments on the impact of Greece’s missing payment

Greece, creditors to discuss new plan as bailout to expire

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Greece’s European creditors were assessing a last-minute proposal Athens made for a new two-year rescue deal…

Obama calls for broader overtime coverage

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The Obama administration is proposing making up to 5 million more people eligible for overtime…

After resisting for years, JetBlue adds checked bag fee

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The era of free checked suitcases on JetBlue has come to an end…

Chinese investors find haven in gold amid volatile stock market

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The volatile stock market in China has turned investors into the gold market to lower the risks…

Governments sign pact to create Chinese-led Asian bank

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Envoys of governments that plan to join a Chinese-led Asian bank endorsed a structure Monday…

Silicon Valley workers earn 60% above national average

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Santa Clara County workers earn around 60 percent more than the U.S. average, according to statistics released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics…

Top CEO salary is 303 times more than workers

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Chief executives of the country’s largest firms made 303 times more than a “typical” worker in 2014…

NYC: Whole Foods mislabels prepackaged items, overcharges

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Whole Foods supermarkets have been routinely overcharging customers by overstating the weight of prepackaged meat…

Survey finds San Francisco-area workers average $33.34 an hour

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SF-area workers earn around 47 percent more than the U.S. average, according to statistics released the Labor Department…