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Operators of 13 Pittsburgh-area McDonald's locations charged with child labor violations

Operators of 13 Pittsburgh-area McDonald’s locations charged with child labor violations

Thirteen McDonald’s franchises in the Pittsburgh area are accused of violating child labor laws by allegedly employing 101 14- and 15-year-olds outside authorized working hours, the Labor Department announced Monday. Santonastasso Enterprises LLC, which is owned and operated by John and Kathleen Santonastasso and based in Bridgeville, Pa., a borough about 10 miles southwest of …

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Owner of 13 McDonald's restaurants charged with child labor violations

Owner of 13 McDonald’s restaurants charged with child labor violations

The US Department of Labor discovered 101 child labor violations at 13 McDonald’s restaurants in western Pennsylvania. The restaurants are owned by Santonastasso Enterprises of Bridgeville. The Department of Labor said the company paid a fine of $57,332. The government said the franchise owner allowed 14- and 15-year-old employees to work outside authorized hours. Violations …

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I'm 56 and plan to retire at 62.  I will have both public pensions and social security - but I also have a child starting college that I want to pay for.  Do I need professional help?

I’m 56 and plan to retire at 62. I will have both public pensions and social security – but I also have a child starting college that I want to pay for. Do I need professional help?

Getty Images/iStockphoto Question: I’m 56 and work for a state university, so I will have a state retirement plan. Previously, I worked full time and contributed to social security for 20 years. I still work part-time and contribute to social security. I plan to retire in six years when I turn 62, and recently started …

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Under Elon Musk, Twitter 'takes child exploitation seriously'

Under Elon Musk, Twitter ‘takes child exploitation seriously’

Twitter ‘takes child exploitation seriously’, says the platform’s toughest critic on child sexual exploitation (CSE) Teslarati in an exclusive interview. Eliza Bleu is a survivor of human trafficking and an advocate for victims, especially children. Blue has been lobbying Twitter for several years to remove CSE material on a massive scale, and until the acquisition …

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