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New York state inmates to get free tablet computers

CLOSE Anthony Annucci, acting commissioner of the New York State Dept. of Corrections and Community Supervision, announced on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, that all inmates in the state's prison system will soon get tablets. Wochit Private company JPay will provide tablets, like the JP5 model pictured here, to New York's 50,000 state inmates beginning this…

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Trump: ‘I Guess’ I Needed GOP Leaders to Win Presidency

President Donald Trump isn’t sure whether he needed the help of Republican party leaders to win the presidency. In a speech to congressional Republicans at the Greenbrier resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, on Thursday, Trump recognized the party’s leadership and then riffed on his election. “Without them, I could have never won the…

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U.S. CEOs Earn 140 Times More Than the Typical Worker

A group of U.S. chief executive officers earned 140 times more last year than the median workers at their companies, according to a survey that gives a first glimpse of newly required pay ratio disclosures. Workers at the 356 public companies included in the study received $60,000 in median compensation, Equilar Inc. said in the…

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