Twin Cities minimum-wage workers get pay raises. Here’s what you need to know

Twin Cities minimum-wage workers get pay raises. Here’s what you need to know

Thousands of minimum-wage workers across the Twin Cities got pay raises Friday that bring them up to $15 an hour. In Minneapolis, large businesses with more than…

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Erdoğan raises Turkey’s minimum wage for second time in six months

Erdoğan raises Turkey’s minimum wage for second time in six months

Turkey announced its second increase in the minimum wage in six months, raising pay by 30 per cent in a bid to cushion households from soaring living…

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Pentagon Raises Damning Concerns Over Bitcoin, Ethereum Security

Pentagon Raises Damning Concerns Over Bitcoin, Ethereum Security

Pentagon’s research body, DARPA, commissioned a report to analyze the extent to which blockchains are truly decentralized. While focusing primarily on Bitcoin and Ethereum, Trail of Bits,…

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NFT Artist Raises  Million to Support Abortion Rights Groups

NFT Artist Raises $3 Million to Support Abortion Rights Groups

COWGIRLDAO formed by the NFT artist partners with blockchain non-profit to raise funds for abortion rights groups across the US COWGIRLDAO formed by the NFT artist partners…

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Kids’ Social Media Network Zigazoo Raises $17 Million In Series A Funding Round

Coinspeaker Kids’ Social Media Network Zigazoo Raises $17 Million In Series A Funding Round Zigazoo, a US-based social media network for children, announced it had raised as…

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Kukua, creators of “Super Sema,” raises  million, led by Alchimia and Tencent – TechCrunch

Kukua, creators of “Super Sema,” raises $6 million, led by Alchimia and Tencent – TechCrunch

Kukua, a Nairobi- and London-based educational entertainment company and the creators of “Super Sema,” the first African animated superhero franchise, has raised $6 million in its latest…

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Entrepreneur First raises 8M at a 0M valuation, adding Stripe’s Collison brothers to its list of backers – TechCrunch

Entrepreneur First raises $158M at a $560M valuation, adding Stripe’s Collison brothers to its list of backers – TechCrunch

Entrepreneur First made a name for itself a decade ago in its home base of London, and then further afield, for the novel approach it takes to…

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Arzooo raises  million to bring ‘best of e-commerce’ to physical stores in India – TechCrunch

Arzooo raises $70 million to bring ‘best of e-commerce’ to physical stores in India – TechCrunch

Arzooo, an Indian startup that is attempting to bring the “best of e-commerce” to physical stores, has raised $70 million in a new financing round as it…

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In Ukraine, war raises spectre of devastating Stalin-era famine

In Ukraine, war raises spectre of devastating Stalin-era famine

Scarred for life by Stalin’s campaign of forced ‘collectivisation’ which resulted in millions starving, Maria Goncharova still hoards everything for fear of going without – Copyright AFP…

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NC Republican state budget deal gives teachers, state employees bigger raises

NC Republican state budget deal gives teachers, state employees bigger raises

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – North Carolina Republican legislative leaders are announcing a state budget deal Tuesday that includes larger raises for state employees than currently planned. Senate…

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