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From Tuk Tuk races in Thailand to snowboarding in Iceland, a CEO who plans corporate retreats says many firms are ditching offices for team-bonding trips

A group of employees pictured in Gstaad, Switzerland. Sean Hoff, Moniker Many companies are sticking to remote work even as the world emerges from the COVID-19 crisis. For some, the lack of overheads means they can pay for corporate retreats instead. The CEO of Moniker, which has planned retreats for Uber and Amazon, says demand […]

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Sen. Tom Cotton said the US, which has the highest incarceration rate in the world, has an ‘under incarceration problem’

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., interrupts a fellow senator during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee for CIA nominee Gina Haspel, on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in Washington. Alex Brandon/AP Sen. Tom Cotton tweeted Friday that the US has an “under incarceration problem.” The US has more incarcerated people per 100,000 residents […]

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Companies were fined $1 million after officials said a poultry plant leak that killed 6 employees was ‘entirely avoidable’

Tanks of liquid nitrogen are seen at the Prime Pak Foods poultry processing plant after a liquid nitrogen leak earlier in the day resulted in six deaths and multiple hospitalizations on January 28, 2021, in Gainesville, Georgia. ELIJAH NOUVELAGE/AFP via Getty Images A liquid nitrogen leak at a poultry plant in Georgia killed six workers […]