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2 days agoMeet the robots inside Amazon's fulfillment centers -- With access granted for the first time ever, "Sunday Morning" visited the company's secret technology facility near Seattle to observe how high-tech tools are being used to aid human workers. -- Jun 13
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2 days agoFlight diverted after off-duty flight attendant becomes unruly -- Passengers aboard the flight said the man made an announcement over the plane's PA system telling the passengers to take their seats and prepare to put on their oxygen masks.
22 hours agoWorkers push back against hospitals requiring COVID vaccines -- Nurse says she'll take her fight to the Supreme Court after lower court rules Houston hospital may require vaccinations.
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3 days agoAmericans lost $227 million to fake prize scams in 2020, report finds -- The BBB says complaints actually went down last year, but the amount of money lost went up by 33% compared to 2019. -- Jun 10
3 days agoMall owner Washington Prime goes bankrupt, citing COVID-19 -- Operator of more than 100 malls around the U.S. goes bust despite cutting executives' pay and furloughing workers.
13 hours agoNew IRS tool for families trying to get Child Tax Credit payments -- The IRS unveiled the tool Monday for people who made too little to file a tax return.
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14 hours agoFederal judge halts federal aid program for minority farmers -- Minority farmers say they have been unfairly denied government assistance for decades. -- Jun 11
2 days agoOne entrepreneurial path for Black Americans? The sneaker business -- A new program from two entrepreneurs in Atlanta aims to entice Black Americans to become owners of shoe retailers.
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6 months agoMore Americans are working into old age -- A growing swath of seniors are working beyond 65, with many needing to supplement their paltry retirement savings.
1 year agoHow gig economy workers can save for retirement -- Several types of plans are available, but figuring out which one is right for you can be confusing, so here's some help
1 year agoWhen delaying your Social Security benefits pays off -- The impact of your age when you begin collecting benefits can be more financially significant than you think
1 year agoClaiming Social Security too early costs Americans $3.4 trillion -- Only 4% of retirees claim the benefit at the optimal time. Everyone else is losing out on $111,000 per household
1 year agoHardship withdrawals from your company's 401(k) -- The rules for hardship withdrawals are strict and the costs of taking money from your future retirement can be sky-high
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