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A woman who was in labor stopped to vote before going to the hospital

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A Florida woman in labor had one important stop to make before going to the hospital -- she went to vote. A man came into the Orange County Supervisor of Elections Office in Orlando on October 27 to request "a vote-...

Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao calls Biden job vacancy rate ‘shocking’ in exclusive interview

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Chao's comments came as current Labor Secretary Marty Walsh defended COVID emergency unemployment payments while businesses open back up and are in desperate need of workers.  Chao, the wife of Senate Minority Leader...

It’s going to be a hot Labor Day weekend, with record-breaking highs in the West

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Labor Day may be the unofficial end of summer, but it won't feel like it in the West, where hundreds of heat records are likely to be broken. "Some of these records stand no chance. The heat out West this summer, it...

Callista and Newt Gingrich: On Labor Day 2021 here’s what COVID has taught us about American workers

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The legislation which made Labor Day a national holiday was signed into law by President Grover Cleveland in 1894. It was created during a time of rapid industrialization and economic growth, as much of the United St...

Democratic lawmakers introduce a resolution to amend the 13th Amendment to end forced prison labor

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Congressional Democrats want to amend a section of the 13th Amendment, which abolished slavery, to end what they refer to as another form of slavery -- forced prison labor. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon and Rep. Willi...

Saudi Arabia is planning a futuristic city of clean energy and flying taxis. Don’t build it with abusive labor practices

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Michael Eisner, (@Mikeyeis) General Counsel of Democracy for the Arab World Now, and Mustafa Qadri (@mustafa_qadri) is founder and Executive Director of Equidem, a specialist labor rights consultancy and charity. The...

What’s open and closed on Labor Day 2020

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Every year on Labor Day, Americans celebrate the US labor movement, as well as the countless hard workers who built this country and keep it running strong. As of July 2020, there were more than 159 million people i...

Top Glove allowed to restart US sales after passing checks on forced labor

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Hong Kong (CNN Business)The United States has lifted an import ban on the world's largest glove maker after concluding that its products are no longer being produced using forced labor. In an announcement Friday, the...

These were the deadliest jobs in the US last year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Work-related deaths reached a 12-year high in 2019 at more than 5,300, according to new data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. A worker died every 99 minutes from a work-related injury in 2019, the BLS reported ...

Parts of the US will feel more like fall for Labor Day weekend

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Before you pull out your bikini or flip-flops for the unofficial end to summer, you might need to pump the brakes. The Labor Day forecast could be calling for an early start to pumpkin spice drinks. Why Autumn wea...

80% of the buildings in an eastern Washington town were destroyed during a Labor Day firestorm

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A small town in eastern Washington is in ruins after a fast-moving wildfire swept through Monday, and teams are still working to account for all residents, county officials said. About 80% of the homes and buildings...

Former labor secretary Scalia: Biden’s vaccine mandate very ‘vulnerable’ to legal challenge

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TEXAS AG PAXTON SUING SCHOOL DISTRICTS FOR DEFYING GOV. ABBOTT MASK MANDATE EXECUTIVE ORDER  EUGENE SCALIA: That is what's interesting as well. It's a special authority that's being used here by the Labor Department....

Trump extends immigration restrictions, citing pandemic’s impact on labor market

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President Donald Trump extended certain restrictions on legal immigration and on visas that allow immigrants to temporarily work in the United States on Thursday, just hours before those restrictions were set to lap...

Labor Day travel: 5 cities might see influx of fly-ins over the holiday weekend

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A travel report from the vacation planning app TripIt analyzed flight booking data submitted by users to determine which locations are trending around the federal holiday. The number of flight bookings on the platfor...

Kathie Lee Gifford’s son Cody Gifford ties the knot over Labor Day weekend

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Kathie Lee Gifford's son Cody Gifford has married actress Erika Brown. The former morning show host posted about the Labor Day weekend festivities on her Instagram account, writing a sweet caption beside a picture o...

Ingraham claims Biden administration sees Afghan refugees as ‘cheap labor and easy votes’

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"The American people have been voting since 2008 for presidents to stop the never-ending wars in the Middle East – little did anyone know that under Biden, that would just mean bringing our troops home from Afghanist...

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