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Overtime and Underpaid: Bankers Feeling the Same Pain as Fast-Food Workers

Although it may seem unlikely, white-collar bank employees and fast food workers have something big in common. Lately, it seems like there are regular reports...

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  • Sep 7, 2016

Iron, Calcium Among Ways to Potentially Keep Kids Lead-Free

Parents in communities across the world know well the threat lead poisoning can cause to children’s health. Whether the lead is in the soil, the...

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  • Sep 3, 2016

Insurance Tips: What to Do Before and After Hurricane Hermine

Hurricane season poses unique challenges for homeowners and business-owners alike, both in preparation for landfall and, even more so, if a storm damages a home...

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  • Sep 2, 2016

A Grandmother's Story: How Amendment 2 Could Change Lives

The referendum on medical marijuana in Florida has been a white-hot issue for a while now, but what some may not realize is that the...

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  • Sep 2, 2016

Unintentional Injuries Abound in NYC: Here's How to Avoid Them

In a city as crowded and busy as New York, it is easy to get distracted. Even though this makes for a fun and interesting...

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  • Sep 1, 2016

St. Augustine Storm Safety Tips: How to Be Prepared for Tropical Depression 9

Tropical Depression 9 is making its way through the Gulf of Mexico, and could potentially turn into a tropical storm as it picks up wind...

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  • Aug 31, 2016

Leon County's Dangerous Intersections: How Can It Make Them Safer?

An intersection minutes outside of Tallahassee is causing concern among after a fatal crash occurred there last week. This is the 13th crash to happen...

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  • Aug 31, 2016

The 4 Most Worrying Facts About the Chipotle Wage Theft Case

Chipotle is under fire yet again, and this time it’s not about food-borne illnesses. Nearly 10,000 workers have sued the fast food chain for alleged...

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  • Aug 31, 2016

5 Flood Myths All Jackson Residents Should Know

The recent storm that ravaged through Louisiana has also caused damage in areas of southern Mississippi. Crosby, a town south of Jackson, suffered horrific floods...

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  • Aug 25, 2016

Too Tired to Drive: Preventing Drowsy Driving Accidents in Sarasota

This week, a driver in neighboring Manatee County caused a four-vehicle accident after she fell asleep at the wheel late at night. The motorist drifted...

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  • Aug 24, 2016

What the Disney Lawsuit Can Teach Restaurant Workers about Their Rights

“The Happiest Place on Earth” is under fire yet again for alleged labor violations. A former Walt Disney World employee in Orlando filed a lawsuit...

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  • Aug 23, 2016

A Continuous Flow Intersection: What Is It and Why Is Fort Myers the First To Get It?

Drivers of Lee County could be seeing some major improvements along the busy, and sometimes deadly, State Road 82. The 29-mile long roadway that cuts...

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  • Aug 23, 2016

Wahlburgers Lawsuit Highlights Common Ways Restaurants Violate Workers' Rights

Wahlburgers, the burger franchise owned by celebrity brothers Mark and Donnie Wahlberg, is under fire from five former employees for alleged overtime and minimum wage...

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  • Aug 22, 2016

Elder Abuse in New York: The Most Common Kinds of Financial Scams

Recently, a former home health aide was sentenced to prison after stealing several hundred thousand dollars from an elderly couple on the Upper East Side....

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  • Aug 22, 2016

What a Federal Appeals Court's Decision on Medical Marijuana Means for Florida

The laws that govern the use of medical marijuana are often in a constant state of contradiction, but the U.S. Court of Appeals for the...

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  • Aug 19, 2016