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Hopefully you have your summer intern program ready to launch but whether you do or not, here is some important information to help make your program a success. First ensure your program is compliant with Department of Labor regulations regarding internships. (WageWatch) Read the complete article  

Top Stories: Lodging & Gaming
Hotels Ditch Big, Old Housekeeping Carts
Big, rolling housekeeping carts are disappearing from many hotel hallways, just like the floral polyester linens they used to carry. 
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Steve Wynn Makes Personal Pitch For Resort Casino In Everett
In a winding stump speech that linked casino hotel development to Maya Angelou and the origins of life, Las Vegas magnate Steve Wynn campaigned in person Friday for his proposed $1.2 billion gambling resort on the Mystic River. 
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Hyatt Employees Enjoy Perks When They Travel
At each of its properties around the country, Hyatt selects an employee of the year. Winners must demonstrate a commitment to excellent customer service and an ability to work cooperatively with other team members.  
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Three Companies Compete For Right To Operate Prince George's Casino
Three companies have put in bids to build a Prince George's County casino, leading to a high-stakes competition to operate what could be one of the most lucrative gambling venues on the East Coast.
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Top Stories: Healthcare
Physician-Owned Hospitals Looking For Ways Around ACA
Physician-owned hospitals are simultaneously lobbying to get some of the financial restrictions imposed by the Affordable Care Act lifted by Congress, while also expanding services that haven't been proscribed, reported The Wall Street Journal. 
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Why Physician Supply is Dwindling (And How to Keep Yours)
In the next one to three years, more than half of American physicians will cut back on patients, by reducing hours, switching to concierge medicine, retiring or taking other steps that will result in less patients seen, according to a Physicians Foundation survey. 
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For Wal-Mart, Should Healthcare Be A Cost Of Doing Business?
Big employers beware -- some California lawmakers want to pressure you to extend health insurance to virtually everyone who lands on your payroll, even part-timers who work less than two hours a day. 
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Feds Approve Utah To Become First State To Use Dual-Model Health Insurance Marketplace
The federal government has approved Utah to become the first state to have a dual-model health insurance exchange in which the state and the federal government divide responsibilities. 
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Top Stories: Human Resources
Why Upgrade Your HR Systems?
As the strategist that you are, when your human-resources and information-technology leaders show up in your office proclaiming a need to upgrade your company's HR technology, you have a few pointed, business-oriented questions. 
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McDonald's Franchise Allegedly Tampered With Time Sheets To Cut Worker Pay
After toiling away at an upstate New York McDonald's for months, Jeffrey Schuyler says he was "hurt" once he discovered his employer was altering time sheets in an alleged attempt to cut his pay.
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Notice of Health Insurance Coverage Options Available Through the Exchanges
As part of the ACA, an applicable employer was required to provide each employee at the time of hiring (or with respect to current employees, not later than March 1, 2013), a written notice: 
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