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COVID unrest spills over at massive iPhone factory in China
Nov 23, 2022

COVID unrest spills over at massive iPhone factory in China

The factory's workers appear to be upset over restrictions, such as having to actually live at the workplace. Also, this year's holiday shopping season could feel familiar. People in rural communities face unique challenges that can compromise their physical and economic health.

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Lack of paid sick days takes a toll on rural Americans' health

Nov 23, 2022
Only two states with significant rural populations have laws that require employers to offer sick days.
Americans with long commutes to hospitals and doctors' offices are also less likely to have enough paid time off to make the trip.
Spencer Platt / Getty Images

Why this holiday shopping season could be more “normal”

Nov 23, 2022
Analysts say consumers will behave more like they did before the pandemic. But “normal” shopping patterns might not translate to a booming season.
People walk at a shopping mall in Santa Anita, California.
Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images

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Victoria Craig Host, BBC
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Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer
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Jarrett Dang Digital Producer (gone fishing)
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Nick Esposito Media Producer

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