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Communicating to the Public about Mosquitoes

Zika virus, a disease-causing pathogen spread to humans through mosquito bites, has been the subject of great concern and scrutiny as human cases from people who have recently traveled to affected areas outside the U.S. are being confirmed in states across the country. The need to curb local transmission within the U.S. is paramount as we continue to learn more ...

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Department of Labor Releases Final Overtime Regulations

On May 18, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) posted the Final Overtime Rule. The final rule amends the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and raises the minimum threshold in which all employees are entitled overtime pay for hours worked in excess of 40 hours per work week from $23,660 annually ($455 per week) to $47,472 ($913 per week). Some ...

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