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Hair straightening warning: Products could be harmful

April 14th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, April 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has warned that straightening the hair with certain products could be harmful to the health.The warning ... Read more...

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Spider-Man musical hit with triple workplace violations

March 5th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 5 (ANI): It seems the problems hounding musical 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' won't be disappearing anytime soon, with the show now being hit with triple workplace violations.The production ... Read more...

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US unemployment rate dips to 8.9 percent, lowest in nearly two years

March 5th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 5(ANI): The U.S. unemployment rate unexpectedly dropped to a nearly two-year low of 8.9 percent in February, according to the latest report from to the U.S. Department of Labor.The ... Read more...

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The Third Artist In “Spider Man” Injured

December 5th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some people would make all desperate attempts to transform stone into gold. However, after a few humiliating failures, most of them decide to give up. But ... Read more...

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Labor Day 2010 in America: Anything to Celebrate?

September 7th, 2010 - 2:23 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As Labor Day of 2010 is being celebrated across the United States of America, very many of the country’s citizens seem to have nothing to celebrate, with the ... Read more...

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Labor officials defend ‘Kate Plus 8′ work permits

July 22nd, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Philadelphia, July 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US labor department has denied accusations that the 6 youngest children of reality star Kate Gosselin are being “unlawfully exploited” by featuring in a TV ... Read more...

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Kate Gosselin’s Kids Not Being Exploited On”Kate Plus 8,” Labor Department Says

July 22nd, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kate Gosselin and her kids are going to continue hogging the limelight with their reality series. Despite efforts by state representative Thomas Kurt who complained that ... Read more...

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U.S. Labor Department delivers Unemployment Compensation Integrity Act draft

May 18th, 2010 - 1:08 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The U.S. Department of Labor announced on Monday the payment of the Unemployment Compensation Integrity Act of 2010 to Congress.The draft legislation, if enacted, will help states ... Read more...

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‘Kate Plus 8′ Given The Green Light To Move Ahead

April 26th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Well, it appears as if reality television’s celebrity, Kate Gosselin, is going to obtain her new show after all. The show will be a follow-up ... Read more...

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Kate Gosselin & her kids get the nod to shoot for ‘Kate Plus 8′

April 26th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berks County, Apr 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry has given the nod to the new TLC show Kate Plus 8. The paperwork was submitted and was ... Read more...

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Barack talks me through stressful time: Michelle Obama

April 8th, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 8 (IANS) Her husband may be president, but US First lady Michelle Obama says she's the one who gets stressed at the White House and often turns to her ... Read more...

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Unemployment Rate In New York City Dips Further

March 29th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York City, Mar 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The United States finally seems to be getting a bit closer to beating the recession blues, and getting back on its feet bit ... Read more...

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New Orleans physician pleads guilty to health care fraud

March 5th, 2010 - 12:08 am ICT by BNO News
NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA (BNO NEWS) – A New Orleans, Louisiana physician pleaded guilty on Wednesday to one count of health care fraud, U.S. Attorney Jim Letten announced.Dr. Windsor Dennis, 78, is an ... Read more...

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Piffard, New York man accused of receiving false unemployment benefits arrested

February 11th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by BNO News
GENESEO, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- A Piffard, New York resident who allegedly received unemployment benefits from filing false claims was charged with grand larceny and falsifying business records, state police said ... Read more...

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Washington Times cutting staff by up to 40 percent

December 3rd, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.3 (ANI): A new plan has been outlined for the beleaguered Washington Times, with Jonathan Slevin, acting publisher and president of the paper, speaking of "significant staff reductions" at a meeting ... Read more...

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Celebrity website faces probe for putting Octuplet babies ‘at risk’

June 17th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 17 (ANI): A celebrity website is being investigated for overlooking child labor laws with its relentless coverage of the world's most famous octuplets born to Nadya Suleman.California labor officials ... Read more...

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Kate Gosselin spent 34th birthday alone

June 2nd, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by GD
The latest episode of "Jon & Kate Plus 8" focused on Kate's birthday celebration. The episode was filmed in March. Jon was not present for the birthday celebration. Jon's absence has set ... Read more...

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Indian workers in US begin march to embassy in Washington

March 19th, 2008 - 12:22 am ICT by admin
New York, March 18 (IANS) A group of Indian workers who claim to have broken a human trafficking chain in the US Tuesday began a march from New Orleans to Washington, DC, ... Read more...

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