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Ferguson, Missouri, to pay $4.5M to settle "debtors' prison" claims

aol.com After nine years of legal sparring, Ferguson, Missouri, has agreed to pay $4.5 million to settle claims it jailed thousands of people for not having the money to pay fines,…

Some Republicans are celebrating the 'good news' of Mitch McConnell's retirement: 'Better days are ahead'

businessinsider.com Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky at a press conference on Capitol Hill on February 6, 2024. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call via Getty Images Mitch McConnell just…

Without Medicare Part B's shield, patient's family owes $81,000 for a single air-ambulance flight

aol.com Debra Prichard was a retired factory worker who was careful with her money, including what she spent on medical care, said her daughter, Alicia Wieberg. "She was the kind of…

Wendy’s Insists It Has No Plans to Test Surge Pricing

pymnts.com Wendy’s wants diners to know it’s not raising prices, despite what they may have heard. When reports emerged recently that the fast-food chain was going to test dynamic…

Josh Hawley draws red line for who will replace Mitch McConnell

newsweek.com Senator Josh Hawley, a Missouri Republican, drew a red line about who should replace Senator Mitch McConnell as the Senate Republican leader after he announced he would step…

Popular retailer paying up millions for disgusting warehouse conditions

thestreet.com Many Americans choose to shop at Dollar Stores like Family Dollar because of affordability — an understandable reason given the growing difficulties facing the pockets of…

Federal court rules Indiana ban on gender-affirming care for minors can take effect

pbs.org A federal appeals court on Tuesday allowed Indiana’s ban on gender-affirming care to go into effect, removing a temporary injunction a judge issued last year. The ruling was…

Josh Hawley is introducing on Wednesday legislation to hike tariffs on Chinese vehicle imports

foxbusiness.com Sen. Josh Hawley, a Republican from Missouri, is expected to introduce legislation on Wednesday that would hike tariffs on Chinese vehicle imports. Hawley's bill would raise…

Major US Cities That Lost Half Their Populations

247wallst.com The United States has more than 331 million people. These numbers typically rise and fall for a variety of reasons – emigration within the country, moving abroad, higher…

Americans are Flocking to Ohio From These States

247wallst.com Americans are more likely to move to a new state than they have been in years. According to the latest estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, 8.2…

Joe Biden's annual physical announcement sparks wave of questions

newsweek.com President Joe Biden announced on Wednesday he will travel to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for his routine annual physical, and the news has sparked a wave of…

Chain store to pay $41.6M after more than 1,200 mice, dead birds found in distribution center

pennlive.com If you do a lot of shopping at Family Dollar you might want to look away for this one, but you probably shouldn’t. And that is because, according to multiple reports, the…

Map shows US states where pregnant women can't get divorced

newsweek.com Few people know that a 1973 law in Missouri stops pregnant wives from divorcing, but who knew similar legislation exists in four other states: Arizona, Arkansas, California…

Supreme Court looks poised to gut restrictive social media laws

reason.com If privately owned social media platforms enforce speech policies you don't like, should you: a) publicly tell them off while finding other means of getting out your…

Tornado map shows states threatened by severe storms

newsweek.com A map of areas at risk of severe thunderstorms and strong tornadoes shows parts of six states are under the threat of tornadoes produced by severe thunderstorms. The model,…

Family Dollar pleads guilty to holding consumer products in ‘rodent-infested warehouse’

nypost.com The Department of Justice announced on Monday that Family Dollar Stores LLC has pleaded guilty to holding consumer products in a “rodent-infested warehouse.” The DOJ…

Texas governor issues disaster declaration as wildfires grow in Panhandle

nbcnews.com In Hutchinson County, northeast of Amarillo, the so-called Smokehouse Creek Fire was around 250,000 acres and 0% contained Tuesday evening, according to the Texas A&M Forest…

These Are The Median Down-Payments For A House In Each US State

zerohedge.com These Are The Median Down-Payments For A House In Each US State Since housing costs vary across U.S. states, so too does the income required to buy a house, and the down…

Wild weather hits much of U.S. with snow, tornadoes, heat and fires

axios.com Millions of Americans are facing extreme weather whiplash this week — notably in cities including Chicago and Dallas, which were forecast to swing from record highs to…

Family Dollar Is Fined $41.7 Million Over Rodent-Infested Warehouse

nytimes.com The value-store chain Family Dollar was fined $41.7 million, the largest-ever financial criminal penalty in a food safety case, for distributing food, drugs, medical devices…

Cornerstone Resources partners with BankSocial® to offer crypto exchange solutions to credit unions

cuinsight.com Cornerstone Resources provides industry-leading solutions such as audit and consulting; executive search and professional recruiting; and information security, compliance,…

Republican's patience with Mike Johnson runs out: 'Just ridiculous'

newsweek.com Republican Senator Josh Hawley said on Tuesday his patience has run out amid another possible government shutdown as he criticized both sides of House leadership, stating…

Ferguson, Missouri, agrees to pay $4.5 million to settle 'debtors' prison' lawsuit

aol.com The St. Louis suburb where Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer has agreed to pay $4.5 million to settle a class-action lawsuit that accused it of operating a…

NFL Combine Records: Best marks in the 40-yard dash, bench press and more

newsweek.com Nothing screams NFL offseason like the annual tradition of spending a week watching prospects in tights run around the field at Lucas Oil Stadium. The 2024 NFL Scouting…

Supreme Court Struggles With Regulation Of Social Media

zerohedge.com Supreme Court Struggles With Regulation Of Social Media Authored by Matthew Vadum via The Epoch Times (emphasis ours), Florida and Texas should be allowed to regulate how…

Capital One prepared to pay more than expected to fix Discover

chicagotribune.com Capital One Financial Corp. predicted the time and expenses needed to fix Discover Financial Service’s regulatory challenges will be at the high end of what’s expected, or…

Donald Trump Jr. wants to convince Amish to vote Republican

newsweek.com Donald Trump Jr. is seeking to convince members of the Amish community throughout the U.S. to vote Republican in the 2024 presidential election. "In 2024, we need an…

A work stoppage to support a mechanic who found a noose is snarling school bus service in St. Louis

apnews.com A Black mechanic for the company that provides school bus services for the St. Louis school district said he found a noose at his workstation, leading at least 100 drivers…

Record heat, tornadoes and snowstorms: Roller coaster of temperatures forecast across the U.S

nbcnews.com Create your free profile or log in to save this article Create your free profile or log in to save this article Millions of Americans will experience a tale of two seasons…

Family Dollar to pay more than $41M fine over rat-infested warehouse

thehill.com Family Dollar Stores LLC pleaded guilty on Monday to holding FDA-regulated products in “insanitary conditions” in a warehouse in Arkansas that was infested with rodents, the…

All the social media cases in front of the Supreme Court this term

cjr.org The Supreme Court heard arguments yesterday on two of five social media cases that will come before it this term. The disputes, which will be presented over the course of…

Some states seek to deny transgender and nonbinary people's rights by legally defining sex

pbs.org Mack Allen, an 18-year-old high school senior from Kansas, braces for sideways glances, questioning looks and snide comments whenever he has to hand over his driver’s…

Americans are Flocking to Pennsylvania From These States

247wallst.com Americans are more likely to move to a new state than they have been in years. According to the latest estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, 8.2…

This Will Be America’s Smallest State in 2040

247wallst.com It is no secret that Florida, which barely had three-quarter of a million residents in 1910, jumped over the century to become the third-most populous state with over 22…

The Bull Market Is Officially Here: 1 No-Brainer Stock Up 280% Since 2020 to Buy With $100 Right Now

finance.yahoo.com Since 1957, there have been 14 times when it took the S&P 500 index more than a year to return to a new all-time high. This stat is interesting because the index continued…

GOP 'Headed Down the Path Towards Extinction'

newsweek.com With the fall of Republican National Committee (RNC) chair Ronna McDaniel, and the potential appointment of Lara Trump in her place, the Republican Party faces "extinction,"…

Republicans have an answer on IVF. It's only raising more questions

politico.com The struggle to address the details underscores the complex ethical quandaries surrounding the practice, which in the U.S. typically involves creating multiple embryos,…

Without Medicare Part B’s shield, patient’s family owes $81,000 for a single air-ambulance flight

fortune.com Debra Prichard was a retired factory worker who was careful with her money, including what she spent on medical care, said her daughter, Alicia Wieberg. “She was the kind of…

Americans are Flocking to New York From These States

247wallst.com Americans are more likely to move to a new state than they have been in years. According to the latest estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, 8.2…

The buzz around DEI’s ‘Great Retreat’ is overblown

aol.com Media headlines about the creation and then elimination of corporate diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) positions at Big Tech companies have generated plenty of buzz.…

Mouse-infested warehouse lands Family Dollar Stores with record $41M fine

nbcnews.com Create your free profile or log in to save this article Create your free profile or log in to save this article Family Dollar Stores was this week ordered to pay $41.6…

Supreme Court casts doubt on Republican-led states' push to regulate social media platforms as 'protection against the Silicon Valley elites'

fortune.com The Supreme Court cast doubt Monday on state laws that could affect how Facebook, TikTok, X, YouTube and other social media platforms regulate content posted by their users.…

Guide to closing on a house: What to expect during the closing process

aol.com Portions of this article were drafted using an in-house natural language generation platform. The article was reviewed, fact-checked and edited by our editorial staff. •…

Michigan Primary Results 2024: Live Election Map

politico.com Michigan has 55 of the 2,284 pledged delegates up for grabs in 2024 to Republican candidates. In raw delegates, Michigan has the 10th highest count followed by Missouri (51)…

Family Dollar agrees to pay $41.7m for rodent-infested warehouse, the largest-ever monetary criminal penalty in a food safety case, DOJ says

fortune.com Family Dollar Stores, a subsidiary of Dollar Tree Inc., pleaded guilty Monday to holding food, drugs, cosmetics and other items under “insanitary” conditions at a…

Family Dollar Stores agrees to pay $41.6M for rodent-infested warehouse in Arkansas

abcnews.go.com Federal prosecutors say Family Dollar Stores has pleaded guilty to holding food, drugs, cosmetics and other items under “insanitary” conditions at a now-closed,…

The Killers, Beck and Jane’s Addiction Primed for a Rock-Steady Evolution Festival in STL

billboard.com St. Louis, Missouri’s emerging Evolution Festival will mark its second year this fall with a killer lineup — literally. Alt-rock anthem makers The Killers will join…

Delta adds another eclipse flight as companies look to capitalize solar event

nbcnews.com Create your free profile or log in to save this article Create your free profile or log in to save this article Passengers who book a special Delta flight will have the…

Family Dollar pleads guilty to holding consumer products in 'rodent-infested warehouse'

foxbusiness.com The Department of Justice announced on Monday that Family Dollar Stores LLC has pleaded guilty to holding consumer products in a "rodent-infested warehouse." The DOJ…

After Alabama’s IVF nightmare, these are the 10 worst states for women to live in

aol.com Facing unequal pay, anti-abortion legislation, and workplace bias, women are making tough decisions when deciding where to plant their roots. And now, with state-level…

Family Dollar to pay $42M for storing food products in rat-infested warehouse

aol.com Family Dollar Stores has agreed to pay a nearly $42 million fine after pleading guilty on Monday to storing consumer products including food, drugs, cosmetics and medical…

An Insane Missouri Law Prevents Pregnant Women From Getting Divorced

vanityfair.com Something you might have picked up on over the last several weeks/years/centuries is that there are a disturbing number of people in power who will go to great lengths to…

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