Joshua Durfey

12 Flips | 5 Magazines | 2 Likes | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @JoshuaDurfey | Keep up with Joshua Durfey on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Joshua Durfey”

Obama to make millions more Americans eligible for overtime pay

If you earn a salary, you probably don’t expect to make any overtime wages on top of it. But federal law does protect salaried workers from being …

After $1.6B Fine For Pipeline Tragedy, PG&E Should Be Broken Up

The California Public Utilities Commission said it would impose $1.6 billion in fines on Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E), the state’s largest investor-owned utility, in connection with a natural gas pipeline explosion that occurred nearly five years ago.<p>On September 9, 2010, a 30-inch natural gas …

Former Gabrielle Giffords aide won't run for Congress in 2016

TUCSON, Ariz. (Reuters) - Former U.S. Representative Ron Barber, who was shot in 2011 alongside Gabrielle Giffords and later replaced her in Congress, will not run next year for the seat he lost in November.<p>Former U.S. Representative Ron Barber speaks at a press conference in Tucson, Arizona in …

Man arrested after punching child in the face

A man in California was arrested after video of him punching a child was posted to Facebook. CNN affiliate KGET reports.

Attacks in Egypt leave at least 12 dead

<b>Cairo (CNN) —</b> At least 12 people were killed Sunday, and more injured, in separate attacks on a police station, a checkpoint and along a highway in Egypt's northern Sinai, authorities said.<p>Six people, including one civilian, were killed when a car bomb exploded near the police station in Al-Arish, …

5 myths about millennials in the workplace

Millennials have been unfairly saddled with the dubious reputation for being self-centered, disloyal employees. The fact is their goals and passions …

Thousands join protests, strikes against French cutbacks

PARIS (Reuters) - Tens of thousands took to the streets in towns and cities across France on Thursday in union-led protests against public spending cuts that closed down the Eiffel Tower to tourists and coincide with strikes by air traffic controllers and state radio workers.<p>The nationwide marches, …

The White House complex now has a gender-neutral bathroom

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Obama administration said on Wednesday it had opened a gender-neutral bathroom within the White House complex, a symbolic step for the President in order to protect the rights of members of the LGBT community in the workplace.<p>The "all-gender restroom" is in the Eisenhower Executive …

Gender-Neutral

Fourth New York City man charged in plot to aid Islamic State

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A fourth New York City man was charged on Monday with taking part in a plot to try to provide support to Islamic State militants, prosecutors said.<p>Dilkhayot Kasimov, 26, a Brooklyn resident and citizen of Uzbekistan, was named in a revised indictment on Monday along with three …