Lyft will also ban a rider who was captured on video coughing on an Uber driver

AP Photo/Matt Rourke Lyft has banned a passenger seen in a video assaulting an Uber driver. The woman is seen coughing at, verbally attacking, and ripping the mask off the driver's face. The incident started after the driver asked the three passengers to wear masks. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Lyft will also ban a passenger seen a video assaulting a San Francisco Uber driver after being told to wear a mask, the company said in a tweet. Subhakar Khadka ca...
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Black clergy bridge worship and service to help address COVID-19 disparities in their communities

Bible-Based Fellowship Church partnered with the Pasco County Health Department, and Army National Guard to assist residents who are 65 and older to administer the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine on February 13, 2021 in Tampa, Florida. Octavio Jones/Getty Images Black clergy are working to address the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on their communities. Some are hosting vaccination clinics at their churches to help expand access. So far, only 7% of those who have been vaccinated are Black, ...
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Lyft says it too has banned a rider who was captured on video coughing on an Uber driver

AP Photo/Matt Rourke Lyft says it banned a passenger seen in a video attacking an Uber driver. The woman was seen coughing on and yelling at the driver and ripping a mask off the driver's face. The incident started after the driver asked the three passengers to wear masks. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Lyft too has banned a passenger seen a video attacking a San Francisco Uber driver after being told to wear a mask, the company said in a tweet.Subhakar Khadka...
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Cathay Pacific posts record $2.8bn loss for 2020

The Hong Kong airline cut thousands of jobs and received a $5bn government bailout last year.
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Best cheap iPhone 11 deals for March 2021

Now's the time to shop for iPhone 11 deals and iPhone 11 Pro deals -- and we've got them all right here.
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Tesla factories’ security cameras caught up in wider hack

A Silicon Valley startup offering cloud-based security camera services has had its systems breached in a major hack that accessed numerous live feeds.
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Get an insanely cheap 55-inch 4K TV with this March Madness deal at Best Buy

This 4K TV has some amazing features, but what really makes it stand out is its built in Fire TV platform.
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Cooking the Books: How to clean up your finances so the bank gives you a mortgage

OPINION: Each week the NZ Herald's Cooking the Books podcast tackles a different money problem. Today, it's how to get ready so the bank's more likely to say yes to a mortgage. Hosted by Frances Cook. Listen to the Cooking... [Author: [email protected]]
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Bravely Default 2: Every job in the game and how to unlock them

The jobs system is easily the best part of Bravely Default 2. In this guide, we show you how to unlock every job in the game, the best job combos, and more.
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Business Growth Considerations For SMEs

If you’re looking to fund expansion or require a dose of cash during unpredictable operating cycles, you may want to explore an SME working capital loan. The post Business Growth Considerations For SMEs appeared first on Young Upstarts.
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How To Learn To Love Your Job

Rather than changing careers every year, you may want to give yourself enough time to rejuvenate your passion for your dream job. Before you call it quits, here are a few tips on how to rediscover your love for your job.
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Watch this mind-blowing footage of an FPV drone at a bowling alley

Check out this amazing short film shot by an FPV drone speeding through a bowling alley. The skillful maneuvers and superb choreography won't fail to impress.
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Effective Ways To Land Your Dream Job

Dream jobs are never handed to someone on a plate or happen overnight. If you need some inspiration or tips for how to land your dream job, you have come to the right place. Here are some effective ways to help you land your dream job.
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Deportations are down nearly 60% since Trump's final months in office

US Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) special agent preparing to arrest alleged immigration violators at Fresh Mark in Salem, Ohio, June 19, 2018. Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images ICE arrests have dropped 60% since President Joe Biden took office, The Washington Post reported. Deportations have fallen by nearly the same amount. In February, ICE arrested around 2,500 people, down from an average of 6,500 per month last fall. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stor...
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IRS has mail urging it to make Tax Day 2021 later

The Internal Revenue Service is still working its way through millions of pieces of correspondence delivered last year, so the last thing it needs is more. But it's getting it. Federal lawmakers and organizations representing members of the tax community have mailed letters over the last week to the U.S. Treasury and IRS urging the delay this year of April's usual Tax Day. April 15 is still THE day: Tax returns so far are still due on April 15, the traditional filing deadline. And the IRS Com...
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3 Zoho CRM Features Your Business Should Be Using

Are you receiving the most that your CRM offers? We’ve put together just a few of the many features your business should be using with a CRM like Zoho.  The post 3 Zoho CRM Features Your Business Should Be Using appeared first on Young Upstarts.
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Assembly bill proposes cash bonuses to help retain burned-out health care workers

Nearly 100,000 California health care employees of large companies could receive as much as $10,000 in coronavirus bonuses next year under proposed legislation that Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi, D-Torrance, unveiled Tuesday, March 9, during a Zoom press conference. The estimated cost of the proposed legislation, dubbed the Health Care Worker Recognition and Retention Act, is about $6 billion, said Dave Regan, president of Service Employees International Union United Healthcare Workers West, which r...
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The best Xbox Series X headsets for 2021

To get the most out of your Xbox Series X, you'll need a good headset. Our roundup of the best Xbox Series X headsets have options for any budget and need.
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Critics blast Biden administration for denying entry to thousands of people still affected by Trump's 'Muslim ban'

Anwar Alsaeedi sits with his children at their home in Sanaa, Yemen, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021. Alsaeedi, who had hoped to provide his two children with a better future, said he rejoiced in 2017 when he was picked for the lottery’s “diversity visa” interview. Then he was ineligible due to the Trump administration’s travel ban that affected several Muslim-majority nations. “Our country is embroiled in wars and crises and we’ve lost everything,” he said. “Making it to America is a big dream.” AP P...
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Covid 19 coronavirus: Lockdown-born cleaning business 'Dazz' aims to wipe out single-use plastic bottles

Two brothers hope to disrupt the home cleaning industry with a new product that eliminates the need for plastic bottles.Mt Maunganui-based Nathan and Jacob Buchan have just launched Dazz New Zealand with a line of products they... [Author: [email protected]]
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Retailer Curacao settles fraud lawsuit with state for $10.5 million

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today announced a $10.5 million partial settlement with Southland retailer Curacao, resolving multiple allegations that the chain deceived and unlawfully profited from its largely Latino customer base. Curacao owns and operates nine department stores in Southern California and actively markets to low-income, immigrant Latino consumers. The settlement includes $10 million in debt relief for consumers who were harmed by Curacao’s alleged conduct. It also ...
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Creating Precise Patterns from Microscopic Particles Using Sound

Researchers can move microscopic particles and droplets into precise patterns by harnessing the power of sound in air. The implications for printing, especially in the fields of medicine and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Food 4 Less proposes $1.55-an-hour wage hike for tenured workers

Food 4 Less has proposed a three-year labor contract that would boost wages for its most tenured Southland workers by $1.55 an hour while maintaining the company’s current contribution levels for employee healthcare and retirement benefits. The grocery chain, a division of The Kroger Co., is in negotiations with several Southern California United Food and Commercial Workers locals that represent more than 6,900 workers. On March 3, the two parties exchanged proposals through a federal mediator. ...
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Plus Using Nvidia Orin AI Chip for Self Driving Semi Truck in 2022

Plus, a self-driving truck technology, announced today that it will equip the next generation of its autonomous truck driving system with the NVIDIA DRIVE Orin™ system-on-a-chip (SoC). The company... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Coronavirus: How airlines stay safe to fly

Amid Covid-19, airlines are finding ways to keep their aircraft and staff ready to fly again.
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Songclip raises $11M to bring more licensed music to social media

The team behind Songclip thinks that social media could use more music. Yes, music is a big part of the experience on a handful of apps like TikTok and Triller, but Songclip co-founder and COO John vanSuchtelen told me, “That is not the end of how music is going to be a feature, that is a beginning.” He added, “In the next nine to 12 months … just like you never have a phone without a camera, you’re not going to have an app without music clips as a feature when you make videos.” That’s what va...
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CEO Secrets: Talking to male investors about bras can be 'awkward'

Tanya Robertson of lingerie firm Womanhood explains how she pitches her business to male investors.
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Zego, the tech-enabled commercial motor insurer, raises $150M at $1.1B valuation

Zego, the insurtech that got its start by offering flexible motorbike insurance for gig economy workers but has since expanded with a range of tech-enabled commercial motor insurance products, has raised $150 million. Leading the London-based company’s C round — giving it a $1.1 billion valuation and a unicorn status — is DST Global. Other new backers include General Catalyst, whose founder and MD, Joel Cutler, joins Zego’s board. Notably, I’m told all existing investors followed on, including W...
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'Right to repair' law to come in this summer

Manufacturers will be legally obliged to make spare parts for appliances available to consumers.
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Money launderers 'prey on generation Covid'

Promises via social media to make "quick cash" are attracting those struggling for work, banks say.
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