Walmart, Disney suspend contributions to U.S. lawmakers who opposed Biden certification

Walmart Inc, the world’s biggest retailer and Walt Disney Co joined other major companies in indefinitely suspending donations to U.S. lawmakers who voted against President-elect Joe Biden’s election certification. The Arkansas-based company said on Tuesday that in light of last week’s attack on the U.S. Capitol, its “political action committee is indefinitely suspending contributions to […]

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Google backs Biden immigration efforts, covers fees in threatened ‘Dreamer’ program

Alphabet Inc’s Google said it would support President-elect Joe Biden’s efforts to pass a new U.S. immigration law and would help cover application fees for immigrants seeking lawful work under a threatened government program. Google said on Wednesday its philanthropic arm would pay for the application fees of about 500 young immigrants seeking employment under […]

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Uber appeals $59 million California fine over sexual assault data request

Uber Technologies Inc on Wednesday appealed a $59 million fine by a California regulator in a dispute over whether the company should share detailed information on sexual assault and harassment claims reported on its ride-hailing platform. The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) fined Uber in December after the company refused to share the information, including […]

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