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Disney World workers reach tentative agreement on wages

(Reuters) – Walt Disney World workers have reached a tentative agreement with parent Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) regarding wages, union body International Brotherhood of Teamsters said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Security officers staff the entrance at the Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, U.S. June 13, 2016. REUTERS/Barbara ...

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Bucs GM: Winston not guaranteed starting job

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers starting quarterback job could be veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick’s to lose. FILE PHOTO: Aug 30, 2018; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) warms up on the field prior to a game between the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory ...

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Open Thread: Fashion Week Is Coming

Q: I’m confused. I know that it seems to be increasingly acceptable to wear sneakers to work, for going out, etc. I went to Footlocker and other sporty stores; the new sneakers there are insane. There are so many layers of sneakerhead-dom that I am lost in a sea of ...

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Fake, low quality drugs come at high cost

(Reuters Health) – About one in eight essential medicines in low- and middle-income countries may be fake or contain dangerous mixes of ingredients that put patients’ lives at risk, a research review suggests. Researchers examined data from more 350 previous studies that tested more 400,000 drug samples in low- and ...

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