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Oklahoma Prohibits Towns From Setting Own Minimum Wage Standards
Offbeat  (tags: Conflict, Global economy, Law, Politics, Protest, USA )

- 5 hours ago -
No city or county in Oklahoma will be allowed to set their own mandatory minimum wage or employee benefits, according to a law signed by Republican Governor Mary Fallin on Monday.
North Dakota Struggling to Deal With Radioactive Fracking Waste
Offbeat  (tags: Accident, Biology, Law, Politics, Protest, SciTech, Science, USA )

- 6 hours ago -
Environmental regulators and North Dakota state officials have expressed concern that the state has failed to adequately adjust to the state's sudden influx of crude oil output, a worry highlighted by the recent discovery of abandoned radioactive waste.
'If You're Evading Tax, We'Ll Find You' - George Osborne
Business  (tags: Big deal, Budget, Economy, UK )

- 1 day ago -
The UK Chancellor George Osborne is tightening the screws on the tax dodging UK super-rich, as he's proposing to increase fines for those who hide their money in offshore tax havens and send them to jail even if they didn't intend to evade tax.
'Heartbleed' Hacking Spree: Canadian Tax Agency Says Hundreds of IDs Stolen
Offbeat  (tags: Canada, Hacking, Internet, SciTech, Security, UK )

- 1 day ago -
Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has reported that the private information of about 900 people was stolen using the Heartbleed security bug. Experts are warning that more attacks may occur.
Onondaga Nation Seeks International Help in Reclaiming Ancestral Lands From US
Offbeat  (tags: Conflict, Court, History, Human rights, Law, Protest, USA )

- 1 day ago -
After failing to get the United States justice system to hear its case asserting that millions of acres of its land was stolen by New York, the Onondaga Native American tribe has filed a petition with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.
Canada to Be First G20 Country to Abolish Door-to-Door Postal Service
Offbeat  (tags: Canada, G20, Rally )

- 1 day ago -
Canadians are angry with their government's plan to end door-to-door postal services, which would make it the first such G20 country, as delivery process have gone up dramatically.
'Haunting' Art By Jewish Children in WW2 Concentration Camp
Offbeat  (tags: Haunted, Jewish Children, fomer Czechoslovakia, concentration camp World War Two, Lancashire gallery )

- 1 day ago -
A collection of sketches by Jewish children who were held at a concentration camp in the former Czechoslovakia during World War Two is going on show at a Lancashire gallery. The images offer an insight into the experiences of the children,
A Victim of the Right's War on Obamacare?
Offbeat  (tags: Obamacare, Victim, Rights, USA )

- 1 day ago -
Some liberal bloggers claim to have found the face of expanding health care reform to the poor. Her name is - or was - Charlene Dill.
Ban Knives? Murrysville School Attack Prompts Gun Debate
Offbeat  (tags: Guns, Knives, Ban, USA )

- 1 day ago -
On Wednesday 16-year-old Alex Hribal allegedly entered a high school near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and stabbed 21 of his classmates and a security guard. Although some of the injuries are serious, so far there have been no fatalities.
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