Foxconn protests: iPhone factory offers to pay its workers to quit and leave Zhengzhou campus

Hong Kong CNN Business – Foxconn has offered to pay newly hired workers 10,000 yuan ($1,400) to quit and leave the world’s largest iPhone assembly plant, in a bid to quell protests that have seen hundreds clash with security forces at the complex in central China. The Apple supplier made the offer on Wednesday after … Read more

STL Cardinals shouldn’t guarantee Adam Wainwright much money

I’m a huge fan of St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright. I think he brings a lot more than just his talents on the field into the picture as a member of the Cardinals roster in 2020. But I’m starting to wonder, given the team’s tight payroll situation, if keeping the veteran was a better … Read more

6 ways to save money on vacation travel | his mom

Holiday travel tends to be stressful, but this year, it could be even more so financially, thanks to inflation. According to a Bankrate survey, only 43 percent of US residents plan to travel for leisure purposes that include an overnight stay this holiday season. Among travelers, 79 percent are adjusting their travel plans due to … Read more

LIV Golf’s top money winners from its first regular season

DORAL, FL – With $4 million going to the winner and $120,000 going to last place in each event, players were bound to make a huge amount of money in LIV Golf’s first year. And they did. Of the 68 players who have entered the upstart circuit led by Greg Norman and supported by Saudi … Read more

Virginia is stepping up to help reduce traffic deaths

Virginia is waging a broad campaign, fueled by millions of dollars, to reduce the escalating death toll on Commonwealth highways and streets. Everyone who drives a vehicle must do his or her part. Alarmed by the recent sharp increase in road deaths, the Commonwealth Transport Board voted to spend $672.4 million to ramp up improvements … Read more

3 things to know with a student debt forgiveness hold

Borrowers are confused about whether their debts will be canceled, or whether they should resume making payments on January 1, when a pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic is set to expire. After the Texas ruling, many hit the internet, asking Google, “Did it take away student loan forgiveness?” Total search traffic for “student loan … Read more

3 things to know with a student debt forgiveness hold

Borrowers are confused about whether their debts will be canceled, or whether they should resume making payments on January 1, when a pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic is set to expire. After the Texas ruling, many hit the internet, asking Google, “Did it take away student loan forgiveness?” Total search traffic for “student loan … Read more

Raffle for Lakers / Sixers helps two non-profit organizations from Berks | The most important news on the home page

Reading, Pennsylvania – A special partnership in Berks County will give a lucky person the chance to meet Lonnie Walker IV of Reading. Walker plays for the Los Angeles Lakers, and this lucky guy will be able to take a friend to a Sixers-Lakers game when he plays at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia next … Read more