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The Lonely Turtle: Mitch McConnell's Anti-Minimum Wage Speech Attracts Precious Few Workers

The Lonely Turtle: Mitch McConnell's Anti-Minimum Wage Speech Attracts Precious Few Workers
Mitch McConnell visits Briggs and Stratton factory in Murray, Kentucky and only 40 of the 1000 employees attended. Television stations and newspaper crews were reportedly not allowed access to the event.
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Manufacturing Plant in Omaha Collapses, Kills 2 Workers

Manufacturing Plant in Omaha Collapses, Kills 2 Workers
After a blast caused much of an Omaha manufacturing plant to collapse, some workers found themselves buried in debris and others scrambled for their lives. Two of the 38 workers who were at the International Nutrition plant on Monday morning died and 10 were hospitalized with significant injuries, authorities said.
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Olfactory Problems at Hot Sauce Factory: Sriracha Maker Under Fire

Olfactory Problems at Hot Sauce Factory: Sriracha Maker Under Fire
The city of Irwindale filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Court Monday asking a judge to stop production of at the Huy Fong Foods factory, which makes Sriracha, claiming the chili odor emanating from the plant is a public nuisance. City officials say residents have been complaining of burning eyes, irritated throats and headaches and that some people have had to leave their house to escape the smell.
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