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Barcelona debt, Everton FFP and Neymar future: Why June 30 is so important

What are you doing on June 30? It’s pretty much slap bang in the middle of summer, so maybe it’s an impromptu barbecue in the park? Retreat to a beer garden safely knowing that Thursday is the new Friday? Buy the kids a tub of ice cream so everyone can cope with the unbearable heat? […]

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Court voids signed arbitration agreement under employee handbook

Carry: Courts often take a dim view of employee arbitration clauses and may invalidate one if it is part of an employee handbook or other document that undermines its status as a separate contract. An arbitration agreement contained in the employee handbook of Nationwide Motor Sales Corp. failed because the signature page said Nationwide could […]

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Pandemic petition derails candidates and ballot initiatives

James Craig, a former Detroit police chief who was running for governor of Michigan, said he recalled pleasant conversations with people circulating petitions at his campaign events this spring and that he had never suspected that anything untoward was happening. “I’m the candidate giving speeches, and you think you have professionals working for you on […]

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bne IntelliNews – Soaring inflation is forcing more Russians to take out ‘payday’ loans

Skyrocketing inflation is forcing more and more Russians to take out expensive short-term loans to last until the end of the month when they get their paycheck. Russians took out more consumer loans just to cover daily expenses in May this year than during the coronavirus crisis. Short-term loans for “emergency purposes” to cover a […]

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A new guide on children leaving institutional care hopes to ease their transition to adulthood in the Czech Republic

The launch of the Společně po svých (“Going our own way together”) guide in the Czech Republic. (2022). (PHOTO: Nadační fond Krok domů) More than 8,000 children in the Czech Republic are currently growing up in institutions. Every year, 300 of them leave institutions to start their adult life, 60% of whom prove unable to […]

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Two Day Trader Review (Hilary Kramer) What is the X Signal System?

CEO of Greentech Research and Editor-in-Chief of Trade over two days Hilary Kramer, reportedly discovered a micro-market strategy that identifies winning trades often missed by Wall Street investors. It uses a proprietary system that relies on an “X” signal, which has delivered a series of results in 2021. Regardless of the current market position (i.e. […]

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Commission sets goal to eradicate racial disparity in Greenville County | Greenville News

After two years of discussion and planning, a commission formed to eradicate racial disparities in Greenville County is preparing to put its ideas into action. The United Way of Greenville County, the Greenville Chamber of Commerce and the Upstate Urban League formed the Commission for Racial Equity and Economic Mobility in 2020 amid high police […]

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Holly Humberstone Shares ‘A Manual For Growing Up Too Fast’

Holly Humberstone shared the poignant short film A Handbook To Growing Up Too Fast. The seven-minute video shows the British singer and songwriter laying the groundwork for her own artistic project by getting a behind-the-scenes look at her unique creative process and her life on the road as a touring musician. “We shot it in […]

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Holly Humberstone Creates ‘A Manual For Growing Up Too Fast’ In New Short Film

Holly Humberstone – Photo: Deanie Chen Holly Humberstone shared the poignant short film A Handbook To Growing Up Too Fast. The seven-minute video shows the British singer and songwriter laying the groundwork for her own artistic project by getting a behind-the-scenes look at her unique creative process and her life on the road as a […]

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Oxford announces ‘African American English’ dictionary, Harvard’s Gates to oversee 3-year project

Oxford University Press has announced that it will produce a new dictionary of “African American English”, which will include slang ranging from “hip” to “diss”. Black Harvard literary critic Henry Louis Gates Jr. will oversee Oxford Languages’ three-year project to compile the “Oxford Dictionary of African American English,” the publisher said in a press release […]

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The Al Attiyah Foundation publishes a new “Guide to ESG”

Doha: In its latest academic contribution, the Al Attiyah Foundation offers an in-depth look at environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) and how it has changed the inner workings of some of the world’s most important institutions. “Guidebook on ESG” is a 113-page report, written by the Foundation’s in-house experts with decades of experience in […]

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South Africa gets a new ‘jobs dictionary’ for civil servants – here’s what they get

The Department of Civil Service and Administration is in the process of finalizing the “Dictionary of Civil Service Occupations”, which will serve as the definitive handbook for government jobs in South Africa. While South African public sector jobs are already regulated, the government is grappling with rising wages, problems verifying qualifications and questions about the […]

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Who really pays with buy now, pay later companies like Klarna and Affirm: NPR

CHERYL W THOMPSON, HOST: If you’ve shopped online recently, you might have seen an option that would let you pay some now and the rest later, interest-free. Buy now, pay later Businesses have exploded in popularity during the pandemic. Klarna, Afterpay and Affirm are just a few of them. Now Apple is getting in the […]

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Credit Canada to Provide ‘Free, Confidential, Non-Judgment’ Debt Help in Sault Area

Content of the article Interested in giving up debt? Content of the article Sault Ste. Marie (CCSSSM) joins the National Agency Credit Canada, the oldest not-for-profit credit counseling agency in the country. “We are thrilled to join the team,” CCSSSM executive director Greg Elsby said in a statement. “We have had a long and positive […]

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New self-help book THE NICE HANDBOOK Illustrates how an act of kindness can impact society

An HR consultant seeks to make the world a better place, one person at a time The NICE manual The NICE manual Charleston, SC, June 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — When Don Baptiste began his career in human resources, little did he know he was embarking on a twenty-five-year journey around the world. Along the […]

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Two in Five Buy Now, Pay Later Borrow Money to Pay Off Debt | Buy now, pay later

More than two in five recent buyers who buy now, pay later (BNPL) have used credit cards or other forms of borrowing to pay off what they owed, the charity Citizens Advice says . He said the figures showed buyers were “piling borrowing on borrowing” and stressed the urgent need to regulate BNPL. On Monday, […]

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The Weekly Authority: 📱 Pixel Prototype

⚡ Welcome to The weekly authoritythe Android Authority newsletter that breaks down the top Android and tech news of the week. 197th edition here, with this Pixel 7 prototype, Galaxy foldable specs, Final Fantasy 16 updates, and some good news for coffee drinkers. 🎉This week marked the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations here in the UK […]

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MARK BENNETT: Public health group offers cities a guide to manage what was once unthinkable | News columns

Community-focused topics fill the agenda of the annual meeting of the United States Conference of Mayors this weekend in Reno, Nevada. They will discuss ways to implement Federal Infrastructure Act and American Rescue Plan Act funds in their cities, address mental health issues and climate change, understand cryptocurrency, provide more affordable housing and improve public […]

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Classmates weren’t signing his yearbook, so older students stepped in

Breadcrumb Links World Author of the article: Washington Post Sydney Page, The Washington Post Cassandra Ridder with her son Brody. MANDATORY CREDIT: Photo by Cassandra Ridder. Picture by handout /Handout Content of the article Cassandra Ridder was crushed when her 12-year-old son Brody came home from school last week with just a few signatures in […]

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Turns out Gretchen Whitmer says she needs more time to ‘fix the fucking roads’

But we are making great progress. We’ve repaired over 13,000 miles of track (and) 900 bridges. If we hadn’t done anything, the problem would have gotten worse. Related: Following his election in 2018, Whitmer said “People really sent us a very clear message: they want us to fix these damn roads. » In 2019, Whitmer […]