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7-Eleven owners are using surveillance cameras to prevent workers from stealing, months after some franchisees paid back $173 million over wage-theft accusations

7-Eleven and other convenience stores have deployed surveillance tech to prevent worker theft and shoplifting, but the companies’ theft of employee wages often goes unscrutinized. Tubagus Aditya Irawan/Getty Images 7-Eleven and other stores are monitoring workers 24/7 to prevent theft and shoplifting. But some franchisees were recently told to return $173 million to workers in […]

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Bipartisan group of senators reach deal for ‘framework’ of infrastructure package, to meet with Biden tomorrow

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, arrives on Senate subway for a vote in the Capitol in December 2020. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images The bipartisan group of senators meeting with White House officials said they reached a ‘framework’ for a deal. They will present their framework for the massive spending package to President Joe […]