updated - July 4, 2020 Saturday EDT
The government of Alberta, Canada has announced in a press release its Climate Leadership Plan that will accelerate the transition from coal to renewable electricity sources, puts a price on carbon pollution, and sets emission limits for oil sands.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced in a press release that they are approving AquaBounty Technologies’ application for the AquaAdvantage Salmon, a genetically engineered Atlantic salmon that reaches market size quickly than the not genetically engineered farm-raised Atlantic salmon. The FDA said that the genetically engineered Atlantic salmon is “safe to eat.”
Airport workers at seven of the busiest hubs in the U.S. went on a strike on Wednesday, November 18, 2015, and will continue until Thursday, November 19, 2015, according to a report from Reuters. The workers are fighting against what they say are bad wages and threats against unionizing.
Bruce Dayton, who co-founded Target Corp. with his five brothers, has died of natural causes on Friday at the age of 97, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal. Mr. Dayton, one of the five brothers who turned their family’s Minnesota department-store business in what is now known as Target Corp., was the last surviving brother.
Campbell Soup Company, who makes a range of high-quality soups and simple meals, beverages, snacks and packaged fresh foods, has announced in a press release that it is voluntarily recalling the 14.2 ounce cans of SpaghettiOs Original. The recall is due to pieces of red plastic found in a small number of cans that is considered a potential choking hazard.
Joe’s Crab Shack, a casual seafood chain, has eliminated tipping at 18 of its locations since August and will probably expand the policy nationwide, according to a report from CNN Money. The restaurant will also be increasing the hourly wages of front-house workers at the selected restaurant to around $12 to $14 an hour.
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