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Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio has devised a creative way to ensure that Americans can maintain their quality of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness as the nature of work changes.

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It all started when Six Flags scanned a 14-year-old boy's thumbprint without permission while issuing him a season pass. In landmark case on Jan. 25, the Illinois Supreme Court...

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Nestle is responding to consumer demands to reduce plastic waste.

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Dozens of people have died. Yet in January, Home Depot was still selling the products that led to their deaths.

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Unsafe food recalls in the U.S. are trending the wrong way. From 2013 to 2017, they rose 10 percent overall, and a whopping 83 percent for the most hazardous meat and poultry recalls.

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