Hiltzik: The U.K. gets it that Uber drivers are employees

EMMA ISABELLA

Uber and its fellow gig financial system companies have been really effective in the U.S. at kicking up dust in excess of whether their drivers are staff members or — as the providers assert — independent contractors. The highest courtroom in Britain was not fooled. In a unanimous ruling issued […]

Ontario mulch fire driven by Santa Ana winds

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A wind-driven hearth broke out at a environmentally friendly-squander enterprise in Ontario right away, promptly chewing by large piles of mulch and hay bales, authorities explained Thursday. The Ontario Fire Division arrived at the business enterprise concerning Euclid and Chino avenues all over 1:20 a.m. to find the burning mulch. […]

Are extended car warranties worth it?

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Ted Bacino purchased a utilised 2017 Mustang from a Palm Springs Ford seller. He compensated almost $2,000 excess for an prolonged guarantee to deal with any repairs. Two matters are noteworthy about this. First, the just one time Bacino, 87, tried to use his extended warranty, he was told it […]

‘Insecure’ star Amanda Seales used the pandemic to reset her life

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Though quite a few actors ended up forced to stop performing during the pandemic, Amanda Seales, the multi-hyphenated actress-comedian-author-songwriter-rapper, has been likely whole steam forward, getting on jobs including expanding her generation organization, Smart Funny & Black Entertainment. The charismatic Seales, whose comedy distinctive “I Be Knowin’” premiered on HBO […]

Opponents press challenge to Prop. 22 with lawsuit in lower court

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A compact group of app-dependent motorists and a main labor union are pushing ahead their lawful problem to Proposition 22 — the California voter-authorized legislation letting gig firms to maintain managing their staff as unbiased contractors — soon after the state Supreme Courtroom threw out the lawsuit. The plaintiffs refiled […]