Customers wait for the opening of Whole Foods on March 18, 2020 in Jericho, New York.
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March 31, 2020 - 9:14 am
Whole Foods workers are planning a "sick-out" Tuesday as they demand benefits tailored the unique circumstances of the coronavirus outbreak. But a labor expert says they face huge obstacles to win in court.
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Kimberly Dole
March 31, 2020 - 7:57 am
Whole Foods employees are planning to strike on Tuesday to protest a lack of safety protections for workers amid the coronavirus crisis. The Amazon-owned grocery chain is currently allowing unlimited call-outs.
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January 03, 2020 - 5:34 am
When you turn 21, you look forward to getting carded for an alcohol purchase to prove you’re old enough. When you’re a few years over the legal age, getting carded tickles you because "you must look young." But there comes a point in your life when providing an ID for an alcohol purchase seems...
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January 02, 2020 - 6:13 am
“Alexa, please stop listening to me all the time.” Smart home devices have become ubiquitous with many of us choosing convenience over privacy. One simple trick can keep Google Home, Amazon Echo and Facebook Portal devices from listening in on your conversations when you don't want them to. https...
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A selection of smart speakers and other devices.
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Matt Bigler
December 05, 2019 - 3:44 pm
Do you have a smart speaker at home? The devices from Amazon, Google and others are expected to be hot holiday stocking stuffers this season, despite growing safety concerns.
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Michael Cerio
September 25, 2019 - 11:24 am
Amazon’s Alexa has always been helpful and easy going, apologizing when she’s unable to answer and softly delivering on your requests. Well, would you like something entirely different? Samuel L. Jackson has been announced as a new optional voice for all of Amazon’s Alexa devices, coming later this...
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Jacquie Cadorette
August 22, 2019 - 11:59 am
Brazil’s Amazon rainforest is experiencing record-breaking fires, and scientists are warning about what this could mean for climate change. According to CNN , fires in the Amazon have been tracked by the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) since 2013 and are now burning at the highest...
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July 15, 2019 - 11:29 am
Amazon Prime Day is here and presenting consumers with some of the best deals of the year. The huge sale now tops Black Friday and Cyber Monday in terms of how much people spend, and the deals are often much better. Deals are offered exclusively to Amazon Prime members, so now is the time to start...
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July 07, 2019 - 12:41 pm
Are you ready to get your shop on for Amazon’s 5th annual Prime Day? As the day gets closer, more and more experts are giving consumers some great tips on the items that you should definitely buy if you have a chance.
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July 07, 2019 - 12:41 pm
By Kelly Meyers (via 107.9 The Link ) Are you ready to get your shop on for Amazon 's 5th annual Prime Day? It's coming up on July 15th, so just two weeks away. As the day gets closer, more and more experts are giving consumers some great tips on the items that you should definitely buy if you have...
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