Striking maps reveal the huge wealth gap between American cities and the rest of the country

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Source:  MSN Money In the United States, your location is tied to how much money you can earn. Wealth is increasingly concentrating in urban centers like San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and New York. A new interactive map — which plots average incomes in counties across the U.S. — highlights this modern reality. Developed by the …

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Amazon warehouse workers skip bathroom breaks to keep their jobs, says report

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Source:  MSN Money Amazon warehouse workers are forced to pee in bottles or forego their bathroom breaks entirely because fulfillment demands are too high, according to journalist James Bloodworth, who went undercover as an Amazon worker for his book, Hired: Six Months Undercover in Low-Wage Britain. Targets have reportedly increased exponentially, workers say in a …

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‘Nightmare bacteria’ spreading across the U.S.

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Source:  MSN “Nightmare bacteria” with the power to resist most antibiotics are popping up across the U.S., but new, aggressive policies can help stop them from spreading, federal health officials said Tuesday. A new program for testing suspect bacteria turned up unusual antibiotic-resistance genes 221 times in 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention …

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Force homeless people into institutions, Republican candidate for California governor says

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Source:  MSN Republican gubernatorial candidate Travis Allen says he’d build state-run institutions and force homeless people to live in them against their will, if necessary. “We need state-run mental institutions where people can actually go, (where) the indigent can go and get the help that they need,” Allen said at a housing forum last month. …

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‘Nightmare bacteria’ spreading across the U.S.

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Source:  MSN  “Nightmare bacteria” with the power to resist most antibiotics are popping up across the U.S., but new, aggressive policies can help stop them from spreading, federal health officials said Tuesday. A new program for testing suspect bacteria turned up unusual antibiotic-resistance genes 221 times in 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention …

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Calif. GOP governor hopeful: Force homeless people into ‘mental institutions’

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Source:  MSN California Republican gubernatorial hopeful Travis Allen said that he would build state-run institutions where homeless people would be forced to live, according to The Sacramento Bee. Allen, who currently represents a conservative Orange County stronghold in the state Assembly, has said that tackling homelessness is too big an issue for cities and counties …

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Chicago’s Awful Divide

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Source:  The Atlantic Americans are flocking to big cities to find good jobs—opportunities that remain disproportionately out of reach for the poorest residents already living there. Americans hear a lot these days about the country’s urban-rural divide. Rural counties are poorer; urban ones richer. Rural areas are losing jobs; urban ones are gaining them. People …

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Supreme Court deals blow to Wall Street whistle-blowers with unanimous ruling

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Source: MSN The Supreme Court dealt a blow to some Wall Street whistle-blowers Wednesday. The justices ruled unanimously that employees are not protected from retaliation if they blow the whistle on alleged corporate misdeeds without going to the Securities and Exchange Commission. That limits the whistleblower protections in the 2010 federal law cracking down on Wall Street fraud and abuse …

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