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  • W.Va. man can recover damages in insurer dispute

    A former Wyoming County Council on Aging director can recover damages for aggravation and inconvenience from an insurance company that refused to represent him when the state sued him, a federal appeals court ruled.

  • Illustration by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

    LAZOF: How stand-up guys put pressure on the NLRB

    Job creators today are finding it difficult to make important decisions about their businesses, growth opportunities and investments. A federal court recently gave hope to beleaguered small-business owners by ruling President Obama's January 2012 appointments to the National Labor Relations Board were unconstitutional.

  • Strikes, violence continue to disrupt Johannesburg mines

    A clash this week at the Gold One International's mine east of Johannesburg, reported by police and company CEO Neal Froneman, was the latest violence to hit South Africa's mines in months of unrest.

  • The journalists' boycott of reason

    Losing credibility, a journalist anywhere in the world becomes a predictable advocate to be taken seriously only by fellow advocates of that particular cause. Britain's National Union of Journalists is doing just that by proposing a boycott of Israeli goods in support of Palestinians decrying the Israeli "occupation." I've been a union organizer at a radio station where I worked and at the Village Voice. If I were a member of the National Union of Journalists, I'd resign immediately.

  • British civil servants union threatens boycott

    TEL AVIV — Britain's largest union is threatening to boycott Israel, reflecting a growing trend among organized labor in Britain that could jeopardize relations between London and the Jewish state.

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