Gretchen Carlson Teams Up With Ex-Fox News Staff To Wage War On NDAs

Former Fox News employees Gretchen Carlson, Julie Roginsky and Diana Falzone ― who all sued the network for sexual harassment or discrimination ― are launching a campaign against workplace policies that keep victims quiet. The Lift Our Voices campaign, announced this week, will seek to end the use of nondisclosure agreements, confidentiality provisions and forced arbitration clauses that […]

General election 2019: Jonathan Ashworth insists Jeremy Corbyn criticism was ‘banter’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJonathan Ashworth: “Of course it makes me look like a right plonker” Labour’s Jonathan Ashworth has insisted his apparent criticism of Jeremy Corbyn in a leaked secret recording by his Tory activist friend was “banter”. The recording was leaked to Tory-supporting website Guido Fawkes. He told the […]

CVS stores failed to redeem customers’ cans and bottles, and the chain faces $3.6-million penalty

Seeking to pressure retailers to accept recyclable containers from consumers, the state of California has proposed a $3.6-million penalty against the CVS pharmacy chain after dozens of its stores declined to redeem cans and bottles. An investigation by the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery found that 81 of CVS Pharmacy’s more than 800 […]