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"PayPal is putting new limits on a feature in its payment system that allows people to receive money without paying extra fees, the company recently announced. Starting July 28th, only personal PayPal accounts will be able to get funds via _...Read More_
"PayPal is putting new limits on a feature in its payment system that allows people to receive money without paying extra fees, the company recently announced. Starting July 28th, only personal PayPal accounts will be able to get funds via _...Read More_
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>"Search giant was accused of paying more than 15,000 female staff $17,000 a year less than their male counterparts for the same _...Read More_
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The Guardian: UK gender pay gap: women paid 90p for £1 earned by men. >"Sector with the largest gender median pay gap was construction, _...Read More_
The Guardian: UK gender pay gap: women paid 90p for £1 earned by men. >"Sector with the largest gender median pay gap was construction, _...Read More_
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"More than $1.5 billion has been spent to settle claims of police misconduct involving thousands of officers repeatedly accused of wrongdoing. Taxpayers are often in the dark."
"More than $1.5 billion has been spent to settle claims of police misconduct involving thousands of officers repeatedly accused of wrongdoing. Taxpayers are often in the dark."
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"PayPal is suspending its services in Russia in response to the country’s “violent military aggression in Ukraine,” according to a report from Reuters. Ukraine’s vice prime minister Mykhailo Fedorov tweeted out a letter from PayPal CEO Dan _...Read More_
"PayPal is suspending its services in Russia in response to the country’s “violent military aggression in Ukraine,” according to a report from Reuters. Ukraine’s vice prime minister Mykhailo Fedorov tweeted out a letter from PayPal CEO Dan _...Read More_
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"The IRS directed 7 million Americans to the facial recognition vendor [ID.me](http://ID.me) before abandoning plans to make the service mandatory this week, raising new worries about the security of records already submitted to the company."
"The IRS directed 7 million Americans to the facial recognition vendor [ID.me](http://ID.me) before abandoning plans to make the service mandatory this week, raising new worries about the security of records already submitted to the company."
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"The settlement is the second in a case in which a gynecologist at U.C.L.A. is accused of sexual misconduct."
"The settlement is the second in a case in which a gynecologist at U.C.L.A. is accused of sexual misconduct."
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"The Internal Revenue Service has abandoned its plan to require Americans submit to a facial recognition check through a private company to access their online tax accounts following a firestorm of criticism from privacy advocates and _...Read More_
"The Internal Revenue Service has abandoned its plan to require Americans submit to a facial recognition check through a private company to access their online tax accounts following a firestorm of criticism from privacy advocates and _...Read More_
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"Medicare expects to start paying for home Covid-19 tests purchased at participating pharmacies and retailers in the early spring. Over-the-counter tests have not been covered by traditional Medicare before and setting up the process takes _...Read More_
"Medicare expects to start paying for home Covid-19 tests purchased at participating pharmacies and retailers in the early spring. Over-the-counter tests have not been covered by traditional Medicare before and setting up the process takes _...Read More_
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"Private payrolls fell by 301,000 in January as surging coronavirus cases weighed on the labor job market, according to data released Wednesday by ADP."
"Private payrolls fell by 301,000 in January as surging coronavirus cases weighed on the labor job market, according to data released Wednesday by ADP."
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"Taxpayers should be wary of the U.S. government for pushing [ID.me](http://ID.me) ’s face-based biometric technology on them."
"Taxpayers should be wary of the U.S. government for pushing [ID.me](http://ID.me) ’s face-based biometric technology on them."
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"Millions of Americans will soon have to scan their faces to access their Internal Revenue Service tax accounts, one of the government’s biggest expansions yet of facial recognition software into people’s everyday lives."
"Millions of Americans will soon have to scan their faces to access their Internal Revenue Service tax accounts, one of the government’s biggest expansions yet of facial recognition software into people’s everyday lives."
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"To help identify tax cheats, the IRS as of Jan. 1 started requiring all third-party payment processors in the United States to report payments received for goods and services of $600 or more a year."
"To help identify tax cheats, the IRS as of Jan. 1 started requiring all third-party payment processors in the United States to report payments received for goods and services of $600 or more a year."
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The accord is among the largest ever agreed to by an American university to compensate victims of sexual abuse.
The accord is among the largest ever agreed to by an American university to compensate victims of sexual abuse.
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Treasury Department officials on Monday said that the Internal Revenue Service will face “enormous challenges” during this year’s tax filing season, warning of delays to refunds and other taxpayer services.
Treasury Department officials on Monday said that the Internal Revenue Service will face “enormous challenges” during this year’s tax filing season, warning of delays to refunds and other taxpayer services.