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Google to pay $118 million to settle gender discrimination lawsuit

Google to pay $118 million to settle gender discrimination lawsuit

Google is set to pay $118 million to settle a class-action gender discrimination lawsuit that includes around 15,500 women (via Bloomberg). As noted in the settlement’s press release, Google is also required to have an independent labor economist evaluate its hiring and pay studies. The first lawsuit emerged in 2017 after three women filed a …

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Solana Changes Twitter Name to Solano After Bitcoin Maxi Jack Dorsey Misspells Chain

Solana Changes Twitter Name to Solano After Bitcoin Maxi Jack Dorsey Misspells Chain

Outages and safety ratings may break Solana’s bones, but words will never hurt it. And Solana has a sense of humor. The Layer-1 blockchain has jokingly renamed itself Solano on Twitter after Jack Dorsey misspelled the cryptocurrency’s name in a Twitter thread. Dorsey, a Bitcoin noted maximalisthas routinely derided all cryptocurrencies and chains besides Bitcoin …

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Economist Mohamed El-Erian says most inflation 'could have been avoided' if Fed acted earlier

Economist Mohamed El-Erian says most inflation ‘could have been avoided’ if Fed acted earlier

NYSE trader Peter Tuchman discusses his market outlook. Most of the current record high inflation could have been avoided having the Federal Reserve acted earlier and shown humility after it wrongly described inflation as “transitory,” economist Mohamed El-Erian said Sunday. El-Erian, chief economic advisor at Allianz, appeared on CBS’s “Face the Nation” to discuss what …

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Record inflation keeps the Great Resignation rolling

Record inflation keeps the Great Resignation rolling

It’s been over a year since the American workplace turned upside down, with employees quitting en masse in search of more fulfilling jobs and flexible work arrangements. But as inflation hits a 40-year high, stragglers have found yet another convincing reason to jump ship. β€œIt’s a worker’s market,” says Andrew Flowers, labor economist at job …

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A gas station in California 'turned into a circus' after glitch only charged people 69 cents a gallon amid high prices

A gas station in California ‘turned into a circus’ after glitch only charged people 69 cents a gallon amid high prices

A gas pump is seen at a Chevron gas station on June 09, 2022 in Houston, Texas. Gas prices are breaching record highs as demand increases and supply failures to keep up. There are now over 10 states where the average price of gasoline is $5 a gallon or higher.Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images People …

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Crypto crash gathers steam as inflation marks fastest pace of rise since 1981

Crypto crash gathers steam as inflation marks fastest pace of rise since 1981

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies tumbled on Sunday, with losses for the asset class building over the weekend following US data that showed persistent inflation pressures in May, marking the fastest pace of increase since December 1981. Bitcoin BTCUSD, -1.08% has dropped around 3% to $27,743, with Ethereum falling more than 3.8% to around $1,494, while …

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FTC faces staff exodus, anger over Biden-appointed Big Tech foe's leadership

FTC faces staff exodus, anger over Biden-appointed Big Tech foe’s leadership

Progressives thought they had their dream pick to lead the Federal Trade Commission last year when President Biden nominated Lina Khan β€” but her management style is leading to staff discontent and risks derailing her ambitions, The Post has learned. Khan, who made a name for herself as a wunderkind legal scholar and critic of …

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Minnesota gas station owner sign gains attention: 'We hate our gas prices too'

Minnesota gas station owner sign gains attention: ‘We hate our gas prices too’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The owner of a gas station in Minnesota wants customers to know he is also frustrated with the country’s record-high prices. “We hate our gas prices too,” read a sign posted outside a Marathon gas station in St. Paul, WCCO-TV reported. Chuck Graff, the owner, told the …

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Ethereum price enters 'oversold' zone for the first time since November 2018

Ethereum price enters ‘oversold’ zone for the first time since November 2018

Ethereum’s native token Ether (ETH) entered its “oversold” territory this June 12, for the first time since November 2018, according to its weekly relative strength index (RSI). This is the last time $ETH went oversold on the weekly (hasn’t confirmed here yet). I had no followers, but macro bottom ticked it. Note, you can push …

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Musk Reacts To Jack Dorsey's Bitcoin Web5 Project, Says Dogecoin Web69 Would Be Fire

Musk Reacts To Jack Dorsey’s Bitcoin Web5 Project, Says Dogecoin Web69 Would Be Fire

Twitter Inc TWTR co-founder and its former CEO Jack Dorsey is planning to create a new decentralized web that will be centered on Bitcoin BTC/USD.With his Block Inc SQ subsidiary TBD, Dorsey aims to build Web5 based on Bitcoin and believes it will play an integral part in the evolution of the internet. Following Dorsey’s …

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