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5 Things We Learned About Sexual Harassment & Discrimination Claims Against Kay Jewelers, Jared

5 Things We Learned About Sexual Harassment & Discrimination Claims Against Kay Jewelers, Jared

A year after Sterling Jewelers’ Kay Jewelers found itself on the receiving end of thousands of complaints from customers alleging the company swapped out their diamonds for fake ones, hundreds of employees are alleging they were victims of sexual harassment and discrimination at Kay and Jared the Galleria of Jewelry. 

A new report from the Washington Post,which has been following the growing case…

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Target CEO: The Retail Landscape Hasn’t Been This Bad Since The Recession

Target CEO: The Retail Landscape Hasn’t Been This Bad Since The Recession

Brick-and-mortar retail is in trouble. You can tell that from reports on this very site of retail bankruptcies and store closings, and from the number of Amazon boxes piled in front of your and your neighbors’ front doors. Today, Target executives shared discouraging news of falling sales and profits at its investors day event, and explained that the chain’s way forward is to imitate Walmart.

Tar…

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How Fitbit Helped Me Change Lifestyle: The Great Fitbit Surge Review

How Fitbit Helped Me Change Lifestyle: The Great Fitbit Surge Review

I had a serious injury in 2016 which completely destroyed my workout rhythm and ruptured my dreams about being able to achieve the training level of an astronaut – in case I’d need to. After I could start my recovery, I turned to Fitbit Surge to help me shape up again. Here is how.
Astronaut Mesko is expected to touch down on the Kazahstan Steppes at 4.21 CET

My childhood dream was to become an…

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Kellyanne Conway Kneels On Oval Office Couch, Ignites Debate Online

Kellyanne Conway Kneels On Oval Office Couch, Ignites Debate Online

WASHINGTON (AP) — Photos of White House adviser Kellyanne Conway kneeling on an Oval Office couch with her shoes on have sparked an online debate about decorum in the executive mansion.

Conway is seen perched on her knees on the couch with her feet behind her in photos taken Monday while President Donald Trump met with leaders of historically black colleges and universities. Other photos show…

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Drought-Busting Snow Pushes Tahoe To Highest Mark Since 2006

Drought-Busting Snow Pushes Tahoe To Highest Mark Since 2006

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The drought-busting snow and rain in the mountains around Lake Tahoe have pushed the lake to its highest level in more than a decade.

After suffering through five consecutive years of drought, hydrologists say the alpine lake atop the Sierra now has enough water to fill downstream reservoirs and meet the Reno-area’s needs for at least two years.

Truckee Meadows Water Authority…

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Open My Eyes

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This was painted on one of those temporary walls they put up at construction sights.

I’m not sure what is says, but it’s pink and the creature in it is fierce.

I like both of those things.
Photo A.M. Moscoso
Photo A.M. Moscoso

This is my dog, Hamish Macbeth.

Hamish hates my phone- this is what he does to  me when I’m using it.

He…

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It Pretty Much Started Here

It Pretty Much Started Here

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When I was a kid I wanted to grow up to be a Werewolf.

Not just any old werewolf.

I also  wanted to fly my own Spaceship, marry Captain Kirk and live in Transylvania.

I told just about anyone who would listen what my plans were- including my Kindergarten Teacher.

We were supposed to draw a picture of what we wanted to be when we grew up and so I did.

I thought it was a great picture.

So did …

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Gov. Bentley announces 150 jobs in Jefferson Co. by 2020

Gov. Bentley announces 150 jobs in Jefferson Co. by 2020

MCCALLA, Ala. (WIAT) — Governor Robert Bentley’s office has announced 150 new jobs are heading to Jefferson County by 2020. Global auto supplier Grupo Antolin will invest nearly $10.4 million into a new manufacturing facility in the county.

Antolin Alabama will be based at the Jefferson Metropolitan Park in McCalla.

Grupo Antolin develops, designs and manufactures interior parts for most of the…

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