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Tesla tells Calif. employees to return to work in defiance of county orders

Health officials in Alameda County, where Tesla's Fremont factory is based, said on Friday and Saturday it must remain closed as long as local lockdown measure [...] Read full article: Tesla tells Calif. employees to return t...→

Tesla tells Calif. employees to return to work in defiance of county orders

Health officials in Alameda County, where Tesla's Fremont factory is based, said on Friday and Saturday it must remain closed as long as local lockdown measure [...] Read full article: Tesla tells Calif. employees to return t...→

Terry Francona On Return Of Baseball: Everyone Has To Be Flexible To Make It Work

Terry Francona On Return Of Baseball: Everyone Has To Be Flexible To Make It Work

Major League Baseball is exploring several options to come back amid the coronavirus pandemic, but there are several roadblocks to overcome. Still, Terry Franc [...] Read full article: Terry Francona On Return Of Baseball: Ev...→

Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm says employees can work from home permanently

Two Silicon Valley tech giants have extended their work-from-home policies, while Square and Twitter have made the option permanent. Read full article: Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm ...→

Auto workers to return to work, providing hope in jobs crisis

About 133,000 U.S. workers will soon return to assembly plants that will open in the next week. Read full article: Auto workers to return to work, providin...→

Twitter says some employees can work from home 'forever'

Twitter says some employees can work from home 'forever'

The social media company announced the move Tuesday, a result of the COVID-19 pandemic Read full article: Twitter says some employees can work fro...→

First Shift: Tesla defies local orders, resumes output in Calif.

Tesla defies orders, resumes output | Toyota turns quarterly profit | Honda posts $274M loss | Mazda issues profit warning | Fair names new CEO | Pivoting mark [...] Read full article: First Shift: Tesla defies local orders, ...→

Pence to return to work, not self-isolate, after aide tests positive in White House coronavirus outbreak

Pence to return to work, not self-isolate, after aide tests positive in White House coronavirus outbreak

"Pence has tested negative every single day and plans to be at the White House tomorrow," a spokesperson for the vice president told Newsweek. Read full article: Pence to return to work, not self-isolat...→

UK map for leaving lockdown phases in return to work, school

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a modest easing of the country’s coronavirus lockdown Sunday and outlined his government's road map for further lif [...] Read full article: UK map for leaving lockdown phases in re...→

Tesla aims to reopen Calif. plant Friday

While Gov. Gavin Newsom said manufacturing in the state could resume, local authorities can maintain more restrictive measures. Alameda County, where Tesla's p [...] Read full article: Tesla aims to reopen Calif. plant Friday...→

How to Prepare Pets for Your Return to Work

How to Prepare Pets for Your Return to Work

With businesses slowly starting to open up again, you may be among the people who will soon head back to work. Believe it or not, that could have a major impac [...] Read full article: How to Prepare Pets for Your Return to W...→

Italy lets millions of people return to work after long coronavirus lockdown

Italy lets millions of people return to work after long coronavirus lockdown

With pressure growing in many countries for more measures to restart the economy, politicians also were trying to boost funding for research into a vaccine for [...] Read full article: Italy lets millions of people return to ...→

Tesla to extend furlough for some employees by at least another week, report says

The extension, sent to employees by email and seen by Reuters, comes days after health officials from San Francisco County and five other Bay Area counties sai [...] Read full article: Tesla to extend furlough for some employ...→

Maine restaurateur vows to reopen Friday in defiance of lockdown order: 'It's time to go back to work'

Maine restaurateur vows to reopen Friday in defiance of lockdown order: 'It's time to go back to work'

A Maine restaurateur who is fed up with his state's extended lockdown order told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday that he plans to defy Democratic Gov. Janet [...] Read full article: Maine restaurateur vows to reopen Friday...→

Workers Won't ‘Automatically’ Be Pushed Off Unemployment If They Choose Not To Return To Work

Workers Won't ‘Automatically’ Be Pushed Off Unemployment If They Choose Not To Return To Work

Texas Workforce Commission Director Ed Serna said no one will “automatically be cut off” from benefits if they feel unsafe to return to work or cannot return b [...] Read full article: Workers Won't ‘Automatically’ Be Pushed ...→

Google CEO Tells Employees Return to Office Won’t Happen Until at Least June 1

Google CEO Tells Employees Return to Office Won’t Happen Until at Least June 1

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai began discussing the company’s plans to allow workers back into the office, according to an email sent to employees Monday that was [...] Read full article: Google CEO Tells Employees Return to Off...→

What companies can do to help keep employees safe when they return to work

What companies can do to help keep employees safe when they return to work

Employers are considering measures to prevent coronavirus infections, from acres of plexiglass to elevator tickets. Read full article: What companies can do to help keep emplo...→

Are you ready to bring your employees back to work? - LA Weekly

If you are a business owner or business leader and are starting to put together your plan to return employees back to the workplace, then we have some importan [...] Read full article: Are you ready to bring your employees ba...→

Baltimore restaurant owner can't get employees to return because they make more in unemployment

Baltimore restaurant owner can't get employees to return because they make more in unemployment

The federal coronavirus relief bill known as the CARES Act gave $600 per week in unemployment insurance to unemployed workers on top of the state unemployment [...] Read full article: Baltimore restaurant owner can't get emp...→

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says employees can work from home forever

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says employees can work from home forever

After being forced to backtrack on plans to travel to Africa this year, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s work-from-anywhere philosophy is being vindicated by the coro [...] Read full article: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says employees c...→

Chuck DeVore: Elon Musk's Tesla to Texas? Calif. business exodus may shift into high gear because of this

Chuck DeVore: Elon Musk's Tesla to Texas? Calif. business exodus may shift into high gear because of this

Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk threatened to move his company headquarters and manufacturing plant, California’s sole remaining auto factory, out of state — t [...] Read full article: Chuck DeVore: Elon Musk's Tesla to Texas...→

Tesla reopens California factory in defiance of Bay Area health order

Tesla reopens California factory in defiance of Bay Area health order

Tesla did not respond Monday to requests for comment, but the Fremont facility’s parking lot was packed Monday and some contract workers told POLITICO they wer [...] Read full article: Tesla reopens California factory in defi...→

Mike Huckabee: Leaders backing ongoing lockdowns should skip paychecks until people can return to work

Mike Huckabee: Leaders backing ongoing lockdowns should skip paychecks until people can return to work

Elected officials in support of the ongoing lockdowns in various U.S. states should forego their paychecks until their residents can return to work, former Ark [...] Read full article: Mike Huckabee: Leaders backing ongoing l...→

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Elon Musk announced on Twitter he’s filing a lawsuit against Alameda County for not reopening businesses after Gov. Newsom’s green light to do so. Read full article: Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. Coun...→

Facebook, Google Among Tech Companies To Let Employees Work From Home Through 2020

Facebook, Google Among Tech Companies To Let Employees Work From Home Through 2020

A growing number of big tech companies are telling employees they can continue to work from home until the fall or even through the end of the year. Read full article: Facebook, Google Among Tech Companies To...→

Google tells employees they can no longer expense lunch while working from home

Google tells employees they can no longer expense lunch while working from home

Google for years has prided itself on an extensive offering of employee perks including on-site massage therapists and free gourmet cafeterias. But now that th [...] Read full article: Google tells employees they can no longe...→

Whitmer: Stay-home order still in place; some return to work

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Friday that Michigan's stay-at-home order remains in effect despite Republicans' refusal to extend her underlying coronavirus emerge [...] Read full article: Whitmer: Stay-home order still in place;...→

Texans Can Refuse to Return to Work, Continue Receiving Unemployment Assistance With Valid Reason: Abbott

Texans Can Refuse to Return to Work, Continue Receiving Unemployment Assistance With Valid Reason: Abbott

Governor says people who refuse to return to work as the state reopens must have a valid reason to continue receiving financial assistance from the state Read full article: Texans Can Refuse to Return to Work, Con...→

Employees face a

Employees face a "really tough choice" as some states say return to work or lose unemployment benefits

States are starting to reopen, but employees worried about contracting COVID-19 at their jobs face losing their benefits if they do not return to work. Read full article: Employees face a "really tough choice" a...→

Iowa Tells Workers to Return to Jobs or Lose Benefits

Iowa Tells Workers to Return to Jobs or Lose Benefits

Iowa is warning furloughed workers that they will lose their unemployment benefits if they refuse to return when their employer calls them back to work. Gov. K [...] Read full article: Iowa Tells Workers to Return to Jobs or ...→

Kroger tells employees to return extra COVID-19 emergency pay — then retracts demand

Kroger tells employees to return extra COVID-19 emergency pay — then retracts demand

In the ongoing saga of Kroger and how it is paying its employees — deemed essential workers during the COVID-19 crisis — comes a new... Read full article: Kroger tells employees to return extra C...→

Md. dog trainer gives tips on how to prepare your pup for when you return to work

Md. dog trainer gives tips on how to prepare your pup for when you return to work

A Maryland dog trainer has tips on how to get your pup ready for when you return to work after coronavirus restrictions are lifted. Read full article: Md. dog trainer gives tips on how to pre...→

Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant next week, county says

Health officers for Alameda County said the factory can reopen if the automaker adopts safety recommendations in addition to a new plan the company submitted o [...] Read full article: Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant nex...→

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A  Defiant Stand

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A Defiant Stand

Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed in a tweet Monday that he would be restarting his production line against Alameda County orders and that "if anyone is arrested, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forc...→

Tesla opens Calif. plant in defiance of county orders

Health officials in Alameda County, where the Fremont factory is based, said Monday they had notified the company it could not operate beyond minimum basic ope [...] Read full article: Tesla opens Calif. plant in defiance of ...→

First Shift: Tesla sues Calif. county, threatens to move HQ

Tesla escalates lockdown fight, threatens to move HQ | Showrooms reopening in Calif. | AutoNation loses $232M in Q1 | Honda, Toyota, Subaru, Volvo restart toda [...] Read full article: First Shift: Tesla sues Calif. county, t...→

Google, Facebook to Allow Employees to Work Remotely Rest of Year

Google and Facebook Inc. have another message for their staff: get ready to stay home for all of 2020. Read full article: Google, Facebook to Allow Employees to W...→

Tesla aims to restart Calif. plant Friday after state opens manufacturing, report says

How quickly the automaker can resume operations is still murky, with California allowing counties to remain more restrictive and potentially block the company  [...] Read full article: Tesla aims to restart Calif. plant Frida...→

IRS Tells Family Members of Deceased to Return Stimulus Money

IRS Tells Family Members of Deceased to Return Stimulus Money

The Internal Revenue Service said individuals who got a $1,200 stimulus payment intended for someone who's deceased or incarcerated should return the money but [...] Read full article: IRS Tells Family Members of Deceased to ...→

Americans grapple with risking their health to return to work

Americans grapple with risking their health to return to work

As states reopen, workers are forced to choose between their health and their livelihood. Read full article: Americans grapple with risking their hea...→

Senators return to work next week despite Capitol doctor's warning he can't test them all for coronavirus

Senators return to work next week despite Capitol doctor's warning he can't test them all for coronavirus

Despite the disapproval among Democrats, not a single one—nor any Republicans—plan to boycott the majority leader's decision by refusing to return to Washingto [...] Read full article: Senators return to work next week despit...→

Google extends work-from-home until June, proposes 'staggered' return to offices

Google extends work-from-home until June, proposes 'staggered' return to offices

Google CEO Sundar Pichai said the tech giant's offices worldwide would stay closed until at least June 1, according to multiple reports. Read full article: Google extends work-from-home until June...→

Guest commentary: It is time for the  Colorado General Assembly to return to work

Guest commentary: It is time for the Colorado General Assembly to return to work

Part of the genius of the American system of government is the unique role of the legislative branch – the citizen-legislature – to serve not only as the exclu [...] Read full article: Guest commentary: It is time for the Co...→

Tesla Asks Fremont Factory Employees to Return to Work: Report

Tesla Asks Fremont Factory Employees to Return to Work: Report

Tesla has asked some of its Fremont factory employees to return to work this week and resume production despite county public health orders requiring minimum o [...] Read full article: Tesla Asks Fremont Factory Employees to ...→

Terry Francona On Return Of Baseball: Everyone Has To Be Flexible To Make It Work

Terry Francona On Return Of Baseball: Everyone Has To Be Flexible To Make It Work

Major League Baseball is exploring several options to come back amid the coronavirus pandemic, but there are several roadblocks to overcome. Still, Terry Franc [...] Read full article: Terry Francona On Return Of Baseball: Ev...→

Kroger tells employees to return extra COVID-19 emergency pay — then retracts demand

Kroger tells employees to return extra COVID-19 emergency pay — then retracts demand

In the ongoing saga of Kroger and how it is paying its employees — deemed essential workers during the COVID-19 crisis — comes a new... Read full article: Kroger tells employees to return extra C...→

Are you ready to bring your employees back to work? - LA Weekly

If you are a business owner or business leader and are starting to put together your plan to return employees back to the workplace, then we have some importan [...] Read full article: Are you ready to bring your employees ba...→

Auto workers to return to work, providing hope in jobs crisis

About 133,000 U.S. workers will soon return to assembly plants that will open in the next week. Read full article: Auto workers to return to work, providin...→

Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant next week, county says

Health officers for Alameda County said the factory can reopen if the automaker adopts safety recommendations in addition to a new plan the company submitted o [...] Read full article: Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant nex...→

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says employees can work from home forever

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says employees can work from home forever

After being forced to backtrack on plans to travel to Africa this year, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s work-from-anywhere philosophy is being vindicated by the coro [...] Read full article: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says employees c...→

First Shift: Tesla defies local orders, resumes output in Calif.

Tesla defies orders, resumes output | Toyota turns quarterly profit | Honda posts $274M loss | Mazda issues profit warning | Fair names new CEO | Pivoting mark [...] Read full article: First Shift: Tesla defies local orders, ...→

Tesla opens Calif. plant in defiance of county orders

Health officials in Alameda County, where the Fremont factory is based, said Monday they had notified the company it could not operate beyond minimum basic ope [...] Read full article: Tesla opens Calif. plant in defiance of ...→

Tesla reopens California factory in defiance of Bay Area health order

Tesla reopens California factory in defiance of Bay Area health order

Tesla did not respond Monday to requests for comment, but the Fremont facility’s parking lot was packed Monday and some contract workers told POLITICO they wer [...] Read full article: Tesla reopens California factory in defi...→

Pence to return to work, not self-isolate, after aide tests positive in White House coronavirus outbreak

Pence to return to work, not self-isolate, after aide tests positive in White House coronavirus outbreak

"Pence has tested negative every single day and plans to be at the White House tomorrow," a spokesperson for the vice president told Newsweek. Read full article: Pence to return to work, not self-isolat...→

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Elon Musk announced on Twitter he’s filing a lawsuit against Alameda County for not reopening businesses after Gov. Newsom’s green light to do so. Read full article: Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. Coun...→

Tesla aims to reopen Calif. plant Friday

While Gov. Gavin Newsom said manufacturing in the state could resume, local authorities can maintain more restrictive measures. Alameda County, where Tesla's p [...] Read full article: Tesla aims to reopen Calif. plant Friday...→

Tesla aims to restart Calif. plant Friday after state opens manufacturing, report says

How quickly the automaker can resume operations is still murky, with California allowing counties to remain more restrictive and potentially block the company  [...] Read full article: Tesla aims to restart Calif. plant Frida...→

Google tells employees they can no longer expense lunch while working from home

Google tells employees they can no longer expense lunch while working from home

Google for years has prided itself on an extensive offering of employee perks including on-site massage therapists and free gourmet cafeterias. But now that th [...] Read full article: Google tells employees they can no longe...→

IRS Tells Family Members of Deceased to Return Stimulus Money

IRS Tells Family Members of Deceased to Return Stimulus Money

The Internal Revenue Service said individuals who got a $1,200 stimulus payment intended for someone who's deceased or incarcerated should return the money but [...] Read full article: IRS Tells Family Members of Deceased to ...→

Tesla to extend furlough for some employees by at least another week, report says

The extension, sent to employees by email and seen by Reuters, comes days after health officials from San Francisco County and five other Bay Area counties sai [...] Read full article: Tesla to extend furlough for some employ...→

Senators return to work next week despite Capitol doctor's warning he can't test them all for coronavirus

Senators return to work next week despite Capitol doctor's warning he can't test them all for coronavirus

Despite the disapproval among Democrats, not a single one—nor any Republicans—plan to boycott the majority leader's decision by refusing to return to Washingto [...] Read full article: Senators return to work next week despit...→

Texans Can Refuse to Return to Work, Continue Receiving Unemployment Assistance With Valid Reason: Abbott

Texans Can Refuse to Return to Work, Continue Receiving Unemployment Assistance With Valid Reason: Abbott

Governor says people who refuse to return to work as the state reopens must have a valid reason to continue receiving financial assistance from the state Read full article: Texans Can Refuse to Return to Work, Con...→

Workers Won't ‘Automatically’ Be Pushed Off Unemployment If They Choose Not To Return To Work

Workers Won't ‘Automatically’ Be Pushed Off Unemployment If They Choose Not To Return To Work

Texas Workforce Commission Director Ed Serna said no one will “automatically be cut off” from benefits if they feel unsafe to return to work or cannot return b [...] Read full article: Workers Won't ‘Automatically’ Be Pushed ...→

Guest commentary: It is time for the  Colorado General Assembly to return to work

Guest commentary: It is time for the Colorado General Assembly to return to work

Part of the genius of the American system of government is the unique role of the legislative branch – the citizen-legislature – to serve not only as the exclu [...] Read full article: Guest commentary: It is time for the Co...→

Iowa Tells Workers to Return to Jobs or Lose Benefits

Iowa Tells Workers to Return to Jobs or Lose Benefits

Iowa is warning furloughed workers that they will lose their unemployment benefits if they refuse to return when their employer calls them back to work. Gov. K [...] Read full article: Iowa Tells Workers to Return to Jobs or ...→

What companies can do to help keep employees safe when they return to work

What companies can do to help keep employees safe when they return to work

Employers are considering measures to prevent coronavirus infections, from acres of plexiglass to elevator tickets. Read full article: What companies can do to help keep emplo...→

Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm says employees can work from home permanently

Two Silicon Valley tech giants have extended their work-from-home policies, while Square and Twitter have made the option permanent. Read full article: Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm ...→

Md. dog trainer gives tips on how to prepare your pup for when you return to work

Md. dog trainer gives tips on how to prepare your pup for when you return to work

A Maryland dog trainer has tips on how to get your pup ready for when you return to work after coronavirus restrictions are lifted. Read full article: Md. dog trainer gives tips on how to pre...→

Baltimore restaurant owner can't get employees to return because they make more in unemployment

Baltimore restaurant owner can't get employees to return because they make more in unemployment

The federal coronavirus relief bill known as the CARES Act gave $600 per week in unemployment insurance to unemployed workers on top of the state unemployment [...] Read full article: Baltimore restaurant owner can't get emp...→

Twitter says some employees can work from home 'forever'

Twitter says some employees can work from home 'forever'

The social media company announced the move Tuesday, a result of the COVID-19 pandemic Read full article: Twitter says some employees can work fro...→

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A  Defiant Stand

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A Defiant Stand

Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed in a tweet Monday that he would be restarting his production line against Alameda County orders and that "if anyone is arrested, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forc...→

Chuck DeVore: Elon Musk's Tesla to Texas? Calif. business exodus may shift into high gear because of this

Chuck DeVore: Elon Musk's Tesla to Texas? Calif. business exodus may shift into high gear because of this

Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk threatened to move his company headquarters and manufacturing plant, California’s sole remaining auto factory, out of state — t [...] Read full article: Chuck DeVore: Elon Musk's Tesla to Texas...→

First Shift: Tesla sues Calif. county, threatens to move HQ

Tesla escalates lockdown fight, threatens to move HQ | Showrooms reopening in Calif. | AutoNation loses $232M in Q1 | Honda, Toyota, Subaru, Volvo restart toda [...] Read full article: First Shift: Tesla sues Calif. county, t...→

Mike Huckabee: Leaders backing ongoing lockdowns should skip paychecks until people can return to work

Mike Huckabee: Leaders backing ongoing lockdowns should skip paychecks until people can return to work

Elected officials in support of the ongoing lockdowns in various U.S. states should forego their paychecks until their residents can return to work, former Ark [...] Read full article: Mike Huckabee: Leaders backing ongoing l...→

UK map for leaving lockdown phases in return to work, school

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a modest easing of the country’s coronavirus lockdown Sunday and outlined his government's road map for further lif [...] Read full article: UK map for leaving lockdown phases in re...→

Google, Facebook to Allow Employees to Work Remotely Rest of Year

Google and Facebook Inc. have another message for their staff: get ready to stay home for all of 2020. Read full article: Google, Facebook to Allow Employees to W...→

Facebook, Google Among Tech Companies To Let Employees Work From Home Through 2020

Facebook, Google Among Tech Companies To Let Employees Work From Home Through 2020

A growing number of big tech companies are telling employees they can continue to work from home until the fall or even through the end of the year. Read full article: Facebook, Google Among Tech Companies To...→

How to Prepare Pets for Your Return to Work

How to Prepare Pets for Your Return to Work

With businesses slowly starting to open up again, you may be among the people who will soon head back to work. Believe it or not, that could have a major impac [...] Read full article: How to Prepare Pets for Your Return to W...→

Italy lets millions of people return to work after long coronavirus lockdown

Italy lets millions of people return to work after long coronavirus lockdown

With pressure growing in many countries for more measures to restart the economy, politicians also were trying to boost funding for research into a vaccine for [...] Read full article: Italy lets millions of people return to ...→

Americans grapple with risking their health to return to work

Americans grapple with risking their health to return to work

As states reopen, workers are forced to choose between their health and their livelihood. Read full article: Americans grapple with risking their hea...→

Whitmer: Stay-home order still in place; some return to work

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Friday that Michigan's stay-at-home order remains in effect despite Republicans' refusal to extend her underlying coronavirus emerge [...] Read full article: Whitmer: Stay-home order still in place;...→

Maine restaurateur vows to reopen Friday in defiance of lockdown order: 'It's time to go back to work'

Maine restaurateur vows to reopen Friday in defiance of lockdown order: 'It's time to go back to work'

A Maine restaurateur who is fed up with his state's extended lockdown order told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday that he plans to defy Democratic Gov. Janet [...] Read full article: Maine restaurateur vows to reopen Friday...→

Google extends work-from-home until June, proposes 'staggered' return to offices

Google extends work-from-home until June, proposes 'staggered' return to offices

Google CEO Sundar Pichai said the tech giant's offices worldwide would stay closed until at least June 1, according to multiple reports. Read full article: Google extends work-from-home until June...→

Employees face a

Employees face a "really tough choice" as some states say return to work or lose unemployment benefits

States are starting to reopen, but employees worried about contracting COVID-19 at their jobs face losing their benefits if they do not return to work. Read full article: Employees face a "really tough choice" a...→

Google CEO Tells Employees Return to Office Won’t Happen Until at Least June 1

Google CEO Tells Employees Return to Office Won’t Happen Until at Least June 1

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai began discussing the company’s plans to allow workers back into the office, according to an email sent to employees Monday that was [...] Read full article: Google CEO Tells Employees Return to Off...→

Tesla Asks Fremont Factory Employees to Return to Work: Report

Tesla Asks Fremont Factory Employees to Return to Work: Report

Tesla has asked some of its Fremont factory employees to return to work this week and resume production despite county public health orders requiring minimum o [...] Read full article: Tesla Asks Fremont Factory Employees to ...→

Terry Francona On Return Of Baseball: Everyone Has To Be Flexible To Make It Work

Terry Francona On Return Of Baseball: Everyone Has To Be Flexible To Make It Work

Major League Baseball is exploring several options to come back amid the coronavirus pandemic, but there are several roadblocks to overcome. Still, Terry Franc [...] Read full article: Terry Francona On Return Of Baseball: Ev...→

What companies can do to help keep employees safe when they return to work

What companies can do to help keep employees safe when they return to work

Employers are considering measures to prevent coronavirus infections, from acres of plexiglass to elevator tickets. Read full article: What companies can do to help keep emplo...→

Kroger tells employees to return extra COVID-19 emergency pay — then retracts demand

Kroger tells employees to return extra COVID-19 emergency pay — then retracts demand

In the ongoing saga of Kroger and how it is paying its employees — deemed essential workers during the COVID-19 crisis — comes a new... Read full article: Kroger tells employees to return extra C...→

Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm says employees can work from home permanently

Two Silicon Valley tech giants have extended their work-from-home policies, while Square and Twitter have made the option permanent. Read full article: Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm ...→

Are you ready to bring your employees back to work? - LA Weekly

If you are a business owner or business leader and are starting to put together your plan to return employees back to the workplace, then we have some importan [...] Read full article: Are you ready to bring your employees ba...→

Md. dog trainer gives tips on how to prepare your pup for when you return to work

Md. dog trainer gives tips on how to prepare your pup for when you return to work

A Maryland dog trainer has tips on how to get your pup ready for when you return to work after coronavirus restrictions are lifted. Read full article: Md. dog trainer gives tips on how to pre...→

Auto workers to return to work, providing hope in jobs crisis

About 133,000 U.S. workers will soon return to assembly plants that will open in the next week. Read full article: Auto workers to return to work, providin...→

Baltimore restaurant owner can't get employees to return because they make more in unemployment

Baltimore restaurant owner can't get employees to return because they make more in unemployment

The federal coronavirus relief bill known as the CARES Act gave $600 per week in unemployment insurance to unemployed workers on top of the state unemployment [...] Read full article: Baltimore restaurant owner can't get emp...→

Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant next week, county says

Health officers for Alameda County said the factory can reopen if the automaker adopts safety recommendations in addition to a new plan the company submitted o [...] Read full article: Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant nex...→

Twitter says some employees can work from home 'forever'

Twitter says some employees can work from home 'forever'

The social media company announced the move Tuesday, a result of the COVID-19 pandemic Read full article: Twitter says some employees can work fro...→

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says employees can work from home forever

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says employees can work from home forever

After being forced to backtrack on plans to travel to Africa this year, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s work-from-anywhere philosophy is being vindicated by the coro [...] Read full article: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says employees c...→

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A  Defiant Stand

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A Defiant Stand

Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed in a tweet Monday that he would be restarting his production line against Alameda County orders and that "if anyone is arrested, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forc...→

First Shift: Tesla defies local orders, resumes output in Calif.

Tesla defies orders, resumes output | Toyota turns quarterly profit | Honda posts $274M loss | Mazda issues profit warning | Fair names new CEO | Pivoting mark [...] Read full article: First Shift: Tesla defies local orders, ...→

Chuck DeVore: Elon Musk's Tesla to Texas? Calif. business exodus may shift into high gear because of this

Chuck DeVore: Elon Musk's Tesla to Texas? Calif. business exodus may shift into high gear because of this

Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk threatened to move his company headquarters and manufacturing plant, California’s sole remaining auto factory, out of state — t [...] Read full article: Chuck DeVore: Elon Musk's Tesla to Texas...→

Tesla opens Calif. plant in defiance of county orders

Health officials in Alameda County, where the Fremont factory is based, said Monday they had notified the company it could not operate beyond minimum basic ope [...] Read full article: Tesla opens Calif. plant in defiance of ...→

Tesla reopens California factory in defiance of Bay Area health order

Tesla reopens California factory in defiance of Bay Area health order

Tesla did not respond Monday to requests for comment, but the Fremont facility’s parking lot was packed Monday and some contract workers told POLITICO they wer [...] Read full article: Tesla reopens California factory in defi...→

First Shift: Tesla sues Calif. county, threatens to move HQ

Tesla escalates lockdown fight, threatens to move HQ | Showrooms reopening in Calif. | AutoNation loses $232M in Q1 | Honda, Toyota, Subaru, Volvo restart toda [...] Read full article: First Shift: Tesla sues Calif. county, t...→

Pence to return to work, not self-isolate, after aide tests positive in White House coronavirus outbreak

Pence to return to work, not self-isolate, after aide tests positive in White House coronavirus outbreak

"Pence has tested negative every single day and plans to be at the White House tomorrow," a spokesperson for the vice president told Newsweek. Read full article: Pence to return to work, not self-isolat...→

Mike Huckabee: Leaders backing ongoing lockdowns should skip paychecks until people can return to work

Mike Huckabee: Leaders backing ongoing lockdowns should skip paychecks until people can return to work

Elected officials in support of the ongoing lockdowns in various U.S. states should forego their paychecks until their residents can return to work, former Ark [...] Read full article: Mike Huckabee: Leaders backing ongoing l...→

UK map for leaving lockdown phases in return to work, school

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a modest easing of the country’s coronavirus lockdown Sunday and outlined his government's road map for further lif [...] Read full article: UK map for leaving lockdown phases in re...→

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Elon Musk announced on Twitter he’s filing a lawsuit against Alameda County for not reopening businesses after Gov. Newsom’s green light to do so. Read full article: Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. Coun...→

Google, Facebook to Allow Employees to Work Remotely Rest of Year

Google and Facebook Inc. have another message for their staff: get ready to stay home for all of 2020. Read full article: Google, Facebook to Allow Employees to W...→

Tesla aims to reopen Calif. plant Friday

While Gov. Gavin Newsom said manufacturing in the state could resume, local authorities can maintain more restrictive measures. Alameda County, where Tesla's p [...] Read full article: Tesla aims to reopen Calif. plant Friday...→

Facebook, Google Among Tech Companies To Let Employees Work From Home Through 2020

Facebook, Google Among Tech Companies To Let Employees Work From Home Through 2020

A growing number of big tech companies are telling employees they can continue to work from home until the fall or even through the end of the year. Read full article: Facebook, Google Among Tech Companies To...→

Tesla aims to restart Calif. plant Friday after state opens manufacturing, report says

How quickly the automaker can resume operations is still murky, with California allowing counties to remain more restrictive and potentially block the company  [...] Read full article: Tesla aims to restart Calif. plant Frida...→

How to Prepare Pets for Your Return to Work

How to Prepare Pets for Your Return to Work

With businesses slowly starting to open up again, you may be among the people who will soon head back to work. Believe it or not, that could have a major impac [...] Read full article: How to Prepare Pets for Your Return to W...→

Google tells employees they can no longer expense lunch while working from home

Google tells employees they can no longer expense lunch while working from home

Google for years has prided itself on an extensive offering of employee perks including on-site massage therapists and free gourmet cafeterias. But now that th [...] Read full article: Google tells employees they can no longe...→

IRS Tells Family Members of Deceased to Return Stimulus Money

IRS Tells Family Members of Deceased to Return Stimulus Money

The Internal Revenue Service said individuals who got a $1,200 stimulus payment intended for someone who's deceased or incarcerated should return the money but [...] Read full article: IRS Tells Family Members of Deceased to ...→

Italy lets millions of people return to work after long coronavirus lockdown

Italy lets millions of people return to work after long coronavirus lockdown

With pressure growing in many countries for more measures to restart the economy, politicians also were trying to boost funding for research into a vaccine for [...] Read full article: Italy lets millions of people return to ...→

Americans grapple with risking their health to return to work

Americans grapple with risking their health to return to work

As states reopen, workers are forced to choose between their health and their livelihood. Read full article: Americans grapple with risking their hea...→

Tesla to extend furlough for some employees by at least another week, report says

The extension, sent to employees by email and seen by Reuters, comes days after health officials from San Francisco County and five other Bay Area counties sai [...] Read full article: Tesla to extend furlough for some employ...→

Whitmer: Stay-home order still in place; some return to work

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Friday that Michigan's stay-at-home order remains in effect despite Republicans' refusal to extend her underlying coronavirus emerge [...] Read full article: Whitmer: Stay-home order still in place;...→

Senators return to work next week despite Capitol doctor's warning he can't test them all for coronavirus

Senators return to work next week despite Capitol doctor's warning he can't test them all for coronavirus

Despite the disapproval among Democrats, not a single one—nor any Republicans—plan to boycott the majority leader's decision by refusing to return to Washingto [...] Read full article: Senators return to work next week despit...→

Maine restaurateur vows to reopen Friday in defiance of lockdown order: 'It's time to go back to work'

Maine restaurateur vows to reopen Friday in defiance of lockdown order: 'It's time to go back to work'

A Maine restaurateur who is fed up with his state's extended lockdown order told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday that he plans to defy Democratic Gov. Janet [...] Read full article: Maine restaurateur vows to reopen Friday...→

Texans Can Refuse to Return to Work, Continue Receiving Unemployment Assistance With Valid Reason: Abbott

Texans Can Refuse to Return to Work, Continue Receiving Unemployment Assistance With Valid Reason: Abbott

Governor says people who refuse to return to work as the state reopens must have a valid reason to continue receiving financial assistance from the state Read full article: Texans Can Refuse to Return to Work, Con...→

Google extends work-from-home until June, proposes 'staggered' return to offices

Google extends work-from-home until June, proposes 'staggered' return to offices

Google CEO Sundar Pichai said the tech giant's offices worldwide would stay closed until at least June 1, according to multiple reports. Read full article: Google extends work-from-home until June...→

Workers Won't ‘Automatically’ Be Pushed Off Unemployment If They Choose Not To Return To Work

Workers Won't ‘Automatically’ Be Pushed Off Unemployment If They Choose Not To Return To Work

Texas Workforce Commission Director Ed Serna said no one will “automatically be cut off” from benefits if they feel unsafe to return to work or cannot return b [...] Read full article: Workers Won't ‘Automatically’ Be Pushed ...→

Employees face a

Employees face a "really tough choice" as some states say return to work or lose unemployment benefits

States are starting to reopen, but employees worried about contracting COVID-19 at their jobs face losing their benefits if they do not return to work. Read full article: Employees face a "really tough choice" a...→

Guest commentary: It is time for the  Colorado General Assembly to return to work

Guest commentary: It is time for the Colorado General Assembly to return to work

Part of the genius of the American system of government is the unique role of the legislative branch – the citizen-legislature – to serve not only as the exclu [...] Read full article: Guest commentary: It is time for the Co...→

Google CEO Tells Employees Return to Office Won’t Happen Until at Least June 1

Google CEO Tells Employees Return to Office Won’t Happen Until at Least June 1

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai began discussing the company’s plans to allow workers back into the office, according to an email sent to employees Monday that was [...] Read full article: Google CEO Tells Employees Return to Off...→

Iowa Tells Workers to Return to Jobs or Lose Benefits

Iowa Tells Workers to Return to Jobs or Lose Benefits

Iowa is warning furloughed workers that they will lose their unemployment benefits if they refuse to return when their employer calls them back to work. Gov. K [...] Read full article: Iowa Tells Workers to Return to Jobs or ...→

Tesla Asks Fremont Factory Employees to Return to Work: Report

Tesla Asks Fremont Factory Employees to Return to Work: Report

Tesla has asked some of its Fremont factory employees to return to work this week and resume production despite county public health orders requiring minimum o [...] Read full article: Tesla Asks Fremont Factory Employees to ...→