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Obama Expanding Overtime Pay for Salaried Employees

President Obama announced that he, in conjunction with the Labor Department, will roll out sweeping changes that will affect millions of Americans. They are set to change the rules for overtime pay for salaried employees. 524 more words


Ratzinger, November 29, 2006

From July, the Pope and his steel gauntlet on dogmatic matters.

De Julio, el Papa y su guante de hierro en temas de dogma.


3Novices:Tony Abbott dismisses Labor claims his government considered superannuation changes

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has brushed aside questions about what changes, if any, the federal government was considering making to superannuation before the budget.



3Novices:Drug companies won't deny Australia is being 'ripped off' on medicines

Multinational pharmaceutical companies cannot assure Australians that they are not being “ripped off” on the price of medicines as a result of their complex global supply chains.



3Novices:Big pharma’s ‘$85m tax on $8bn’

A Senate inquiry into corporate tax avoidance is today scrutinising the tax affairs of global pharmaceutical companies.



Supreme Court's Historic Decisions

In the past week the Supreme Court has made landmark decisions.  They decided cases involving Gay Marriage, the Fair Housing Act, Affordable Care Act, and redistricting among other cases.  688 more words


Kedah's Kassim Ahmad : Modern Day Hang Jebat

July 1, 2015

Kedah’s Kassim Ahmad : Modern Day Hang Jebat

by Shahril Ahmad@www.freemalaysiatoday.com

Malay scholar and public intellectual Kassim Ahmad may have unwittingly cast himself into the role of Hang Jebat by his latest blog post. 741 more words