Four Starbucks stores in Philly vote to unionize as part of nationwide movement

The wave of unionization sweeping Starbucks stores across the country has made its way to Philadelphia. Employees at four of the coffee chain’s shops in the city voted to unionize Wednesday. A fifth location rejected the unionization effort.  Across the United States, employees at about 90 Starbucks stores have unionized amid a broader resurgence of the American … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel Emerges from ANOTHER Bout with COVID, Trump vs Kellyanne Conway & Monkeypox Outbreak – Jimmy Kimmel Live

Jimmy Kimmel Emerges from ANOTHER Bout with COVID, Trump vs Kellyanne Conway & Monkeypox OutbreakJimmy Kimmel Live

Starbucks closes Russia stores, exits country amid war with Ukraine

Starbucks announced Monday that it will permanently close its stores in Russia, putting an end to its 15 years of operation in the country. Why it matters: Like other international companies, Starbucks suspended its operations in Russia in March, during the early days of Russia’s invasion. The announcement comes a week after McDonald’s said it … Read more

How Workers Gained Leverage, and Why They Won’t Lose It Soon – Barron’s

How Workers Gained Leverage, And Why They Won’t Lose It SoonBarron’s

Is the NFT boom over? New report shows sales down 92% from 2021 – KOMO News

Is the NFT boom over? New report shows sales down 92% from 2021KOMO News The NFT Market Will Be Worth More Than $ 13 Billion By 2027 – Report | Bitcoinist.comBitcoinist NFT Market Valuation to Rise To Over $ 13B By 2027: Report – BenzingaBenzinga Why NFTs appear to be suffering an inevitable downfallMSNBC Report: … Read more

Consider These Signs When Deciding Whether to Wade Into the Market

Text size Some strategists see more pain ahead for global stocks even as they plan for better days. Dreamstime The hesitancy to buy this dip in global stocks is real. Whether it’s concern that the Federal Reserve is not going to save the day or the depth of the uncertainty looming overhead, several strategists see … Read more

Apple stores file papers to unionize, including 1 in Atlanta – CBS Tampa

(CBS News) – Add Apple to the list of major US companies, including Amazon and Starbucksfacing an incipient push by workers to form a union. At an Apple store in the Towson Mall near Baltimore, Maryland, labor organizers who have been mobilizing workers for about a year on Tuesday announced their wish to unionize in … Read more

Michigan man accused of threatening BLM supporters at Starbucks, leaving nooses for protesters | Michigan News | Detroit

click to enlarge Steve Neavling Black Lives Matter protesters in Detroit following the death of George Floyd in 2020. A retired optometrist from Saginaw was charged with hate crimes for allegedly intimidating Black Lives Matter protesters and threatening to lynch a Black person, the Justice Department announced Wednesday. Kenneth D. Pilon, 61, is accused of … Read more

Tata Digital launches super app Tata Neu

Tata Digital, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Sons, on Friday unveiled its super app – Tata Neu – a mobile application that provides access to all the group firms’ services at one place. Tata Neu brings together various offerings – from fashion to finance, gadgets to groceries, hotels to health and tech to travel and … Read more

US Stocks Waver, Oil Prices Rise

US stocks swung between small gains and losses and oil prices rose Monday in volatile trading as investors monitored Russia’s war with Ukraine. The S&P 500 was less than 0.1% higher in early trading and the tech-focused Nasdaq Composite Index gained 0.8% on Monday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 0.4%. US stocks edged higher … Read more