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  1. Strategies: Jury instructions often key to winning or losing a case in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Business Journal

    Sometimes, a plaintiff can win the argument but still lose the case. Often, the factor that turns against them is the judge's instructions to the jury.

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  2. 'People don't love Marineland anymore': Ontario law leaves orca floating alone in Niagara FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | National Post

    Kiska exists in the confines of a pool at Marineland in Niagara Falls. She's birthed calves in captive pools barely large enough to swim in, the proverbial drop in the oceans of depths she'd swim in the wild.

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  3. SaaS migrations put the squeeze on in-house software developersRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | CIO

    Sign up now and get free access to hundreds of Insider articles , guides, reviews, interviews, blogs, and other premium content from the best tech brands on the Internet: CIO, CSO, Computerworld, InfoWorld, IT World and Network World Learn more . The number of software developers in the workforce is up from last year, but jobs in enterprise IT may become harder to find as more companies turn to cloud-based services.

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  4. CW illustration: SaaS Puts Squeeze on In-house Developers, by James Yang [single-use only]Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | InfoWorld

    Sign up now and get free access to hundreds of Insider articles , guides, reviews, interviews, blogs, and other premium content from the best tech brands on the Internet: CIO, CSO, Computerworld, InfoWorld, IT World and Network World Learn more . The number of software developers in the workforce is up from last year, but jobs in enterprise IT may become harder to find as more companies turn to cloud-based services On the face of it, software development jobs should be easy to find.

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  5. Turning Compliance into OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CSRwire.com

    Compliance by definition means to conform or come to an agreement. However, mere compliance is not fully aligned with JetBlue's mission of inspiring humanity or its core values of safety, caring, integrity, passion and fun.

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  6. Where history, accessibility collideRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lowell Sun

    Some of the same ornate details that give City Hall its handsome historical character make the seat of city government a hazard and difficult to access for people with disabilities, according to a study commissioned by the city. No drastic renovations are in store for the 122-year-old building, according to a preliminary report by Jim Lyons of Northeast ADA Consulting Group.

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  7. Pulling togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Volunteer firefighters held a pancake breakfast to benefit Stephen "Shakey" Vanravenswaay who has stage IV pancreatic cancer. Vanravenswaay, a former volunteer there and a DeBary resident, is a firefighter with the Orange County Fire Department.

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  8. Stamford's Leone: Women Veterans' Program Legislation Signed Into LawRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Stamford Daily Voice

    State Sen. Carlo Leone thanked Gov. Dannel Malloy today for signing into law Senate Bill 904, An Act Establishing the Connecticut Women Veterans' Program. The law requires the state Department of Veterans Affairs to establish a program that will reach out to women veterans to improve their awareness of federal and state veterans' benefits and services.

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  9. Community college sued over student feesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Hawaii Today

    A new class-action lawsuit claims that Hawaii Community College fraudulently collected "hundreds of thousands of dollars" in student fees over the last decade. The complaint was lodged May 21 in Hilo Circuit Court by lawyers representing three students who formerly served as student government officials.

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  10. State: Billerica may have broken bargaining lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    The state has found probable cause that the town did not bargain in good faith with a union by eliminating second, third and weekend shifts at the wastewater-treatment plant last year. As a result, officials from the town and the Billerica Municipal Employees Association will soon be heading to Boston for a hearing in front of the Department of Labor Relations to determine whether the town violated labor negotiation laws, according to a notice from the Department of Labor Relations on Thursday.

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  11. Businesses get creative with benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    As some of Atlanta's large and small companies vie for highly skilled talent, offering creative perks beyond the traditional benefits is one savvy way to distinguish an organization from the competition. As some of Atlanta's large and small companies vie for highly skilled talent, offering creative perks beyond the traditional benefits is one savvy way to distinguish an organization from the competition.

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  12. Big Boost In Minimum Wage Is Economic RouletteRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    James Brown, principal economist for the New York State Department of Labor, speaks during the first meeting of the state wage board on May 20 as demonstrators advocate for a minimum wage of $15 an hour. James Brown, principal economist for the New York State Department of Labor, speaks during the first meeting of the state wage board on May 20 as demonstrators advocate for a minimum wage of $15 an hour.

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  13. 2015 Summer HR and Benefits Webinar Series Announced by Benefit ExpressRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Insurance News Net

    The first three webinars topics include: a Staying Up to Date on Required Health Care Reporting a Top 6 Questions Regarding Common Compliance a Everything You Need to Know About DOL Audits Below you can click on the links that will take you to the webinar registration page.

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  14. Succeed Management Solutions, LLC Introduces the Succeed Hazard...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Succeed's clients can take advantage of a comprehensive suite of software and services to ensure compliance with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals Starting June 1, OSHA is mandating that all organizations must be compliant with the updated GHS-based Hazard Communication Standard , including in most cases providing access to the new required format for secondary container labels of chemicals. The Hazard Communication Standard has slowly been phasing in the rules and regulations put forth by the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals, also known as GHS.

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  15. Idaho officials were warned about Capitol makeover shortcomings - Fri, 29 May 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    When Kelly Buckland and Bobbie Ball rolled their wheelchairs into a meeting with state public works officials several years ago, bringing a list of specific changes needed in Idaho's state Capitol restoration project to accommodate people with disabilities, they thought they'd gotten the state's attention. Buckland was the executive director of the State Independent Living Council at the time; Ball was the director of the Idaho Task Force on the Americans With Disabilities Act.

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  16. Exotic Dancer Represented by Nichols Kaster, PLLP Files Lawsuit Against Club Cabaret for Unpaid WagesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    An entertainer who worked at the adult entertainment club, Club Cabaret, filed a lawsuit on May 26, 2015 in Illinois federal court for unpaid wages and double damages under the Fair Labor Standards Act, as well as for damages under Illinois state law. The Plaintiff filed her complaint individually and on behalf of all other entertainers who worked at the club within the past three years.

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  17. Class of 2015: Live with purposeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Freeman-Journal

    Congratulations to the Class of 2015. Leaving high school or college certainly brings mixed feelings.

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  18. Cuomo Announces New Rules For Businesses That Pay Workers With Debit CardsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced this week that the state Department of Labor has published draft regulations to better manage how businesses pay workers with debit cards in order to help protect workers' wages.

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  19. TSA documents show agents routinely sexually assault and grope...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    We hate to say, "We told ya so," but if we in the alternative media don't point out our triumphs, nobody else will, and certainly nobody in the mainstream media: The Transportation Security Administration is a rogue agency filled with miscreants, criminals and perverts who make more of an effort to, and take more pleasure in, making the traveling public miserable than in protecting them from "terrorism." As noted by InfoWars.com , documents obtained under a Freedom of Information Act request filed by a government watchdog organization show that TSA-caused sexual abuse is still rife around the nation, "with Americans complaining of being sexually harassed and groped while screeners laugh and sneer at them."

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  20. Up to 500 at Carteret, Avenel facilities may lose jobs, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Hundreds of workers at grocery distribution centers in Middlesex County may lose their jobs when the facilities close down in a few months, according to a published report. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg MIDDLESEX COUNTY - Up to 500 people may lose their jobs when a firm closes grocery distribution centers in Avenel and Carteret, according to a report in NJBiz.

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