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Watch: Piece 'a' Prejudice Pizza? Little Caesar's Worker Fired After 'Gay' Receipt

New Zealand Plans New Tax for Giants Like Google, Facebook

By Kilian Melloy |
Two men who placed an order at a Little Caesar's Pizza in Henrico Country, Virginia, found that the word "Gay" had been printed on their receipt.

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Watch: Piece 'a' Prejudice Pizza? Little Caesar's Worker Fired After 'Gay' Receipt

Watch: Piece 'a' Prejudice Pizza? Little Caesar's Worker Fired After 'Gay' Receipt

By Kilian Melloy | Feb 20
Two men who placed an order at a Little Caesar's Pizza in Henrico Country, Virginia, found that the word "Gay" had been printed on their receipt.

Survey Shows No Rebound for Slowing Germany Economy

Survey Shows No Rebound for Slowing Germany Economy

Feb 20
An index of investor confidence in Germany has improved slightly but remains well below its long-term average amid ongoing signs of weakness in Europe's largest economy.

Fouled Waters Reveal Lasting Legacy of U.S. Mining Industry

Fouled Waters Reveal Lasting Legacy of U.S. Mining Industry

By Matthew Brown | Feb 20
Every day many millions of gallons of water loaded with arsenic, lead and other toxic metals flow from some of the most contaminated mining sites in the U.S. and into surrounding lakes and streams without being treated.

Federal suit against Philly safe injection site draws criticism

Federal suit against Philly safe injection site draws criticism

Feb 20
The federal government has thrown up another roadblock to supervised injection sites, filing a lawsuit against Philadelphia's Safehouse, which had hoped to open the first such facility in the United States.

Gatherings Against Anti-Semitism to Take Place in France

Gatherings Against Anti-Semitism to Take Place in France

By Samuel Petrequin | Feb 20
Marches and rallies against anti-Semitism are taking place across France following a series of anti-Semitic acts that shocked the country.

Trump Orders Creation of Space Force, but Within Air Force

Trump Orders Creation of Space Force, but Within Air Force

By Darlene Superville | Feb 20
President Donald Trump on Tuesday directed the Pentagon to develop plans to create a new Space Force within the Air Force, accepting less than the full-fledged department he'd wanted.

Justice Thomas Calls for Re-Examining Landmark Libel Case

Justice Thomas Calls for Re-Examining Landmark Libel Case

By Mark Sherman | Feb 20
Justice Clarence Thomas says the Supreme Court should consider overturning a landmark ruling that makes it hard for public figures to win libel suits. The opinion comes against the backdrop of President Trump's calls to make it easier to sue for libel.

Supreme Court Staying Out of Actor's 'Empire' Lawsuit

Supreme Court Staying Out of Actor's 'Empire' Lawsuit

Feb 19
The Supreme Court is staying out of a lawsuit involving the television show "Empire."

New Zealand Plans New Tax for Giants Like Google, Facebook

New Zealand Plans New Tax for Giants Like Google, Facebook

By Nick Perry | Feb 19
New Zealand's government plans a new tax targeting online giants like Google and Facebook that earn plenty of money in the country but pay little tax.

2020 Hopeful Warren to Unveil Universal Child Care Plan

2020 Hopeful Warren to Unveil Universal Child Care Plan

By Elana Schor | Feb 19
Sen. Elizabeth Warren is planning to unveil a universal child care plan that would guarantee American families access to child care.

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