Amazon Hit with $5.9M Fine Over California Warehouse Quota Violations

Amazon Hit with $5.9M Fine Over California Warehouse Quota Violations

Amazon has been fined $5.9 million by California regulators for allegedly violating the state’s Warehouse Quota Law. The California Department of Industrial Relations announced the penalty, citing the e-commerce giant’s failure to provide warehouse employees with required written notices about work quotas. The Warehouse Quota Law mandates that employers must inform workers in writing about … Read more

California Slaps Amazon with $6M Fine Over Warehouse Quotas

California Slaps Amazon with $6M Fine Over Warehouse Quotas

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California has fined Amazon nearly $6 million for alleged violations of the state’s Warehouse Quota Law, officials announced on Tuesday. The fines stem from practices at two Amazon warehouses in Riverside and San Bernardino counties, east of Los Angeles. Find the source at finance.yahoo The California Labor Commissioner’s Office issued the … Read more

Suspect in California McDonald’s Shooting Nabbed in Arizona

Suspect in California McDonald's Shooting Nabbed in Arizona

A suspect in the recent McDonald’s shooting in California City has been arrested in Arizona, authorities confirmed. The arrest marks a significant breakthrough in the case that has shaken the local community. The shooting occurred last week at a McDonald’s restaurant in California City, leaving one person injured. Witnesses reported hearing multiple gunshots and seeing … Read more

Oxnard Man Arrested for Narcotic Sales and Illegal Gun Possession

Oxnard Man Arrested for Narcotic Sales and Illegal Gun Possession

OXNARD, Calif. – The Oxnard Police Department’s Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) concluded an investigation into the narcotic sales activities of Victor Ceja, a 38-year-old Oxnard resident. Detectives gathered enough evidence to secure a search warrant for Ceja’s residence on the 100 block of North McKinley Avenue. On June 14, 2024, the DEU, assisted by the … Read more

Amazon Fined $5.9 Million for California Labor Law Violations

Amazon Fined $5.9 Million for California Labor Law Violations

Amazon is facing a hefty fine of USD 5.9 million from California regulators for allegedly violating labor laws related to worker quotas at two of its warehouses in the state. The fines, announced by California Labor Commissioner Lilia Garcia-Brower, stem from Amazon’s failure to properly inform employees about productivity quotas, as mandated by a 2022 … Read more

N.Y. Task Force Shuts Down Illegal Pot Shops

N.Y. Task Force Shuts Down Illegal Pot Shops

A task force in New York has successfully closed several illegal marijuana dispensaries operating across the state. The crackdown, part of ongoing efforts to regulate the cannabis market, targeted unlicensed storefronts selling marijuana products without authorization. Find the source at news10 Authorities from the New York State Police and local law enforcement agencies executed search … Read more

Warning Issued After Fentanyl-Laced Drugs Spike in Western New York

Warning Issued After Fentanyl-Laced Drugs Spike in Western New York

The Erie County Department of Health has issued a stark warning following a surge in deadly overdoses linked to fentanyl-laced cocaine and methamphetamine in Western New York. According to officials, from January through July 2023, 245 Erie County residents lost their lives to confirmed or suspected overdoses. Shockingly, toxicology reports revealed that 81% of these … Read more

Florida Democrats Gain Confidence as Polls Show Momentum

Florida Democrats Gain Confidence as Polls Show Momentum

Florida Democrats are increasingly optimistic as recent polls suggest a surge in momentum ahead of the presidential election. Former President Donald Trump, who previously secured Florida in both 2016 and 2020, now faces a narrowing gap with President Joe Biden. A poll from Florida Atlantic University (FAU) and Mainstreet Research shows Trump leading Biden by … Read more