Starbucks to cover travel for workers seeking abortions

Starbucks says it will now offer employees enrolled in its health care plan reimbursement for eligible travel expenses when accessing abortion or gender-affirming procedures, when those services are not available within 100 miles of a worker’s home. The Seattle-based coffee chain said Monday that the benefit will also be available to dependents of employees enrolled … Read more

ACE to build the largest battery recycling plant in North America in Texas

The Lone Star State is gaining another massive facility. ACE Green Recycling has announced plans to build and operate what will become North America’s largest emissions-free and sustainable battery recycling plant. While a specific location hasn’t yet been revealed, the company shared in a statement that the operations will take place somewhere in Texas.  “Texas … Read more