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Illinois Gets Tough on Sexual Harassment

On August 9, 2019 Governor of Illinois J.B. Pritzker signed into law the Workplace Transparency Act, which in addition to requiring annual sexual harassment training for all employees also adds provisions for civil penalties for non-compliance and requires each employer to assure even independent contractors are trained. This new law...


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Connecticut is another state where the law is changing. Prior to June of 2019, a company had to have 50 employees before sexual harassment training was mandatory, beginning October 2019 that will change. In about a week...


I procrastinate doing laundry so much that once I finally decide to do my laundry, it takes a whole day to complete. I thought it was just me who did this, but apparently, since plenty of other people struggle with this,...


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79th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in Sturgis, South Dakota starts this weekend with a showing of the movie Easy Rider Saturday, August 3rd at Harley-Davidson Rally Point. This year marks the 50th Anniversary of...


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Tie Dye Frappo

I'm sure you've seen it everywhere, the Starbucks ads that tell you to "Come try the limited time drink that tastes like summer!", or the hundreds of pictures of the colorful drink on...


Self- Driving Taxi for the Blind.

The taxi service company, Lyft, has begun testing self-driving cars with the aim to help the blind and those who have impaired vision to drive. The cars include paper tactile graphics with braille describing what makes the car autonomous, and how the self-driving tech works along with a map of the route to the destination. The company has been testing...


This past weekend, one of the biggest food festivals in Southern California took place. With 300+ food, merchandise, crafts, arts, games, music, and entertainment attractions; this iconic festival...


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