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Target hack strips banks and credit unions of $200M

The widespread security breach reportedly compromised 40 million credit and debit cards, which are costing banks a pretty penny to reissue.

By Feb. 18, 2014


Civil unions now relationship options on Facebook

The additions to the social network's relationship status options are a small update to the site but a powerful statement on the company's behalf.

By Feb. 17, 2011


Qwest reaches agreement with unions

Agreement with two labor unions averts potential strike that could have disrupted service for the Democratic and Republican national conventions.

By Aug. 18, 2008


Unions want share of green tech 'stimulus' jobs

A report released Thursday by labor groups calls for any stimulus subsidies to include "wage requirements" and a "prevailing wage policy" as well as an end to the practice of giving contracts to the lowest bidder.

By Feb. 5, 2009


Tech industry, unions at odds over 'stimulus' plan

At the Good Jobs Green Jobs conference, the labor movement and tech industry clash over the "buy American" provision of the bill, as well as the Employee Free Choice Act.

By Feb. 4, 2009


Trustwave sued by banks over Target hack -- report

The lawsuit argues that security firm Trustwave failed to identify and address security issues in the retailer's technology.

By Mar. 26, 2014


French say 'non' to work email after 6 p.m.

A new labor agreement requires French workers not to respond to any work-related emails -- even if on their phones -- in the evening. Civilized?

By Apr. 10, 2014


Paris court to Apple Stores: No more breaking 9 p.m. curfew

The court prohibits late-night work at the retail outlets and orders Apple to pay damages to the unions that filed suit against the company.

By Mar. 13, 2013


Facebook walks the aisle with new gay, lesbian wedding icons

In addition to the tiny bride-groom timeline icons, the social network now offers bride-bride and groom-groom couples icons.

By Jul. 2, 2012