The Wage and Hour Division of the U.S. Department of Labor announced on Wednesday its consent judgment that calls for one of the biggest off-price retailers and one of the main clothing suppliers in the United States to pay back wages amounting to $212,000.
JPMorgan Chase is taking the necessary steps after its illegal methods of collecting debts from its card holders have been exposed. The nation's largest bank is now willing to pay $100 million just to settle the lawsuit that sprang from its controversial debt-collecting gesture.
Applebee’s is buzzing its way to California after nestling in Kansas City for several years. The transfer of the international restaurant chain’s headquarters comes amid the transfer of several companies out of Southern California.
California, whose green ambitions helped the solar and wind industries take root, is taking an essential next step by proposing a sharp rise in energy storage to better integrate renewable power with the rest of the grid.