A federal appeals court has overturned a lower court ruling dismissing a religious discrimination case filed by two terminated Kellogg USA employees who are Seventh Day Adventists. Plaintiffs Richard Tabura and Guadalupe Diaz are Seventh Day Adventists who honor the Sabbath by refraining from work each week from sunset Friday to sundown Saturday, according to […]

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The House Financial Services Committee has adopted two bills designed to ease regulatory burdens for insurers. H.R. 3746, the Business of Insurance Regulatory Reform Act of 2017, would amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to exempt from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s enforcement those engaged in the insurance business who are already regulated by […]

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CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Co. has completed the $150 million acquisition of Pacific Compensation Insurance Co. from Alleghany Insurance Holdings L.L.C., the insurer announced Thursday. Phoenix-based CopperPoint Mutual, a provider of workers compensation insurance in Arizona, announced its purchase in September, stating intentions to expand its market footprint. Pacific Compensation Insurance is based in West Lake […]

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(Reuters) — The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Wednesday launched a public review of its operations, indicating broad changes could be coming to the agency after U.S. President Donald Trump appointed an interim director. The regulator, which came under the control of Trump’s budget director Mick Mulvaney in November, said it would be seeking […]

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(Reuters) — Lebanon’s intelligence service may have turned the smartphones of thousands of targeted individuals into cyber-spying machines in one of the first known examples of large-scale state hacking of phones rather than computers, researchers said Thursday. Lebanon’s General Directorate of General Security has run more than 10 campaigns since at least 2012 aimed mainly […]

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — For the first time in its 15-year history, the Living Legends of Aviation has renamed its iconic award to honor aviation entrepreneurs for their lifetime achievements. Starting this year, the award will be the “Kenn Ricci… Powered by WPeMatico

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LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — With the flu epidemic hitting Southern California particularly hard, Ralphs Grocery Company wants to remind families that it is not too late to get a flu vaccination. All Ralphs in-store pharmacies offer affordable flu shots. The flu… Powered by WPeMatico

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WASHINGTON, Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The following statement was made by U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Linda McMahon: “H&K Equipment Company in Pennsylvania is one of many small businesses that stand to benefit from tax reform. The company will h… Powered by WPeMatico

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RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — John’s Incredible Pizza Company is hosting a hiring fair February 15-18, 2018, at Westminster Mall in preparation for its March 2018 opening. More than 150 jobs are available at the indoor family entertainment center, including… Powered by WPeMatico

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