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Ukraine Thanks Power Workers as Drone Attacks Strain Grid
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Ukraine Thanks Power Workers as Drone Attacks Strain Grid

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has publicly thanked the country’s power workers for maintaining the electricity supply as Russia continues to target energy infrastructure ahead of the winter. “I thank all the workers in the energy sector: our rescuers, repair crews, officials from local government, and private companies who work diligently to...

High festive demand pushes up demand for gig and temp workers: Report
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High festive demand pushes up demand for gig and temp workers: Report

Over 400,000 gig and temporary workers were hired to serve the high festive demand in 2022 as India celebrated Diwali without lockdown restrictions after two years. According to a report in Mint, the hirings were led by logistics, e-commerce and food tech platforms. “This festive season, hiring has beaten all previous records....

Trump allies using false election claims, images of war to recruit ex-military as poll workers
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Trump allies using false election claims, images of war to recruit ex-military as poll workers

Military planes dropping bombs, battleships at the ready, scores of soldiers marching in the streets — and across the screen flashes the words, “Your country needs you once again.” “Beat the cheat,” the video urges viewers. The footage is from a new recruitment video released by The America Project, an organization led by prominent election...

Financial security is allowing some older workers to leave the workforce : NPR
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Financial security is allowing some older workers to leave the workforce : NPR

Just before turning 55, Dean Hebert retired from his job at the University of Maryland after realizing he had plenty of savings to support himself in retirement. Andrea Hsu/NPR hide caption toggle caption Andrea Hsu/NPR Just before turning 55, Dean Hebert retired from his job at the University of Maryland after realizing he had plenty...

Pakistan says gunmen killed policeman guarding polio workers
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Pakistan says gunmen killed policeman guarding polio workers

QUETTA, Pakistan — A pair of gunmen riding on a motorcycle shot and killed a police officer assigned to guard a polio vaccination team in Pakistan’s volatile southwestern Baluchistan province on Tuesday, authorities said. The polio workers escaped unharmed and the two assailants fled the scene of the attack, which took place in the district...

Patient’s jealous boyfriend shot two hospital workers to death, authorities say
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Patient’s jealous boyfriend shot two hospital workers to death, authorities say

A man fatally shot two Dallas hospital employees over the weekend after accusing his girlfriend who had just given birth of infidelity, authorities said. Jacqueline Pokuaa, a 45-year-old social worker, and Katie Annette Flowers, a 63-year-old nurse, were killed in Saturday’s shooting at Methodist Dallas Medical Center, according to police and hospital officials. Authorities have...

Dallas hospital shooting suspect accused girlfriend of cheating before killing 2 workers, affidavit says
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Dallas hospital shooting suspect accused girlfriend of cheating before killing 2 workers, affidavit says

State prison system granted suspect permission to be in Dallas Methodist Hospital The Dallas police chief vented his frustration that the gunman charged with murdering two Methodist Dallas employees was allowed able to be inside the hospital. DALLAS – The Dallas police chief vented his frustration that the gunman charged with murdering two Methodist Dallas...

Watch as KFC workers lick chicken and throw food around takeaway after closing time in Australia
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Watch as KFC workers lick chicken and throw food around takeaway after closing time in Australia

A GROUP of KFC workers have been branded as “feral” and “disgusting” after they were filmed messing about with leftover food. A TikTok user posted the shocking footage online which shows them licking cooked chicken and throwing food around the kitchen. 4 A KFC employee can be seen tucking into a piece of chickenCredit: TikTok/georgiadel_06...