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Newest tech VC firm is also a baseball team

The Los Angeles Dodgers have become the first professional sports team to fund a tech incubator, sprinkling $120,000 among 10 start-ups.
Source: CNBC.com | By: Jane Wells
Managers of Georgia peanut plant get prison for salmonella

SAVANNAH, Ga.- Two former managers of a Georgia peanut plant were sentenced to federal prison Thursday for their roles in a deadly salmonella outbreak, though the men received far less time behind bars than the ex-boss they helped convict. Both men at different times managed Peanut Corporation of America's southwest Georgia processing plant identified in...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press
Salmonella: Sentencing for managers who helped convict boss

ALBANY, Ga.- They were star witnesses who helped convict their old boss, a former peanut executive who got the harshest sentence ever for a U.S. producer in a food-borne illness case. Now two ex-managers of a Georgia peanut plant at the center of a deadly salmonella outbreak face the prospect of going to prison themselves. Sammy Lightsey and Danny Kilgore were...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press
Georgia ports plan big investments to keep pace with growth

SAVANNAH, Ga.- Georgia's coastal seaports plan $142 million in expansion and improvement projects in the next year to keep pace with faster than expected growth, the ports' chief executive said Thursday. Curtis Foltz, executive director of the Georgia Ports Authority, delivered his annual "State of the Ports" speech just two months after the agency reported...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press
UPDATE 1-Markets overlook U.S. strength, overreact to China -Fed's Lockhart

COLUMBUS, Ga. Sept 23- Investors that have roiled global markets and thrown Federal Reserve policy off track should focus on the strength of the U.S. economy rather than the more remote risks of a global slowdown, Atlanta Federal Reserve bank president Dennis Lockhart said on Wednesday. His comments come a day before Fed Chair Janet Yellen delivers a...
Source: Reuters | By: Howard Schneider
Starbucks misses on better labor practices

Most employees complained that they often receive their schedules one week or less in advance, the New York Times reports.
Source: The New York Times | By: Noam Scheiber
Uber dealt another blow in labor ruling

In an ongoing fight over employee classification, Uber just lost another legal round via a ruling in California.
Source: CNBC.com | By: Kate Rogers