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Take-Two Interactive Agrees to Buy ‘Words With Friends’ Creator Zynga

Take-Two Interactive Agrees to Buy ‘Words With Friends’ Creator Zynga

The merger of Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. and mobile games giant Zynga Inc. appears to delight investors. Shares rose after Take-Two agreed to buy Zynga in a deal that will consolidate the companies creating a significant presence in the world of video gaming. As a result, French video game maker Ubisoft Entertainment SA’s shares traded […]

Better.com CEO Takes Time Off After Media Debacle

Better.com CEO Takes Time Off After Media Debacle

Better.com’s CEO Vishal Garg has announced he is taking time off after suddenly firing hundreds of employees. The company’s board of directors confirmed this in an email sent to employees on Friday, Dec. 10, 2021. The week before, Garg brought 900 employees onto a zoom call and told them that they are “part of the […]

United Airlines Vaccine Mandate Issues

United Airlines Vaccine Mandate Issues

United Airlines was ordered by Texas U.S. District Judge Mark Pittman that the company was barred from putting their unvaccinated employees on leave if they apply for a religious or medical exemption from its rigorous vaccine mandate. On Tuesday, the judge signed off on this order to protect 3 percent of the 67,000 United workers […]

FBI Seizes Counterfeit Coupons Valued at Over $1 Million

FBI Seizes Counterfeit Coupons Valued at Over $1 Million

FBI agents seized about $1 million worth of counterfeit coupons inside the home of Lori Ann Talens, 41,  and her husband Pacifico Talens, 43. She was sentenced to twelve years in jail on Tuesday. He pleaded guilty and was sentenced to seven years and three months on Sept. 20, 2021. Their lawyers declined to comment. […]

Fired for Refusing COVID Vaccination Could Mean No Unemployment Benefits

Fired for Refusing COVID Vaccination Could Mean No Unemployment Benefits

Many employers have instituted vaccination mandates, including the United States Military and the Federal Government. As a result, it is possible that if fired after refusing to comply with a COVID-19 vaccination mandate, a person will have a tough time getting unemployment benefits, according to the Oregonian on Aug. 28, 2021. The acting director of […]

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