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Lawsuit alleges McDonald’s puts employees in physical danger

A group of employees from 13 McDonald’s restaurants in Chicago filed a lawsuit Thursday alleging that the company’s drive for profits puts workers at “daily risk” of physical attack by dangerous customers.

Hurdles face Schwab-Ameritrade deal

Charles Schwab Corp.’s plan to buy rival TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. could face tough antitrust scrutiny over a deal that combines two of the biggest companies that run platforms used by independent financial advisers.

Flying this Thanksgiving? Expect record crowds at airports

Here are some tips for dealing with all of your fellow travelers.

Meet Sidney, Mr. Sid’s made-to-measure suiting for men — and women

The second generation brother-owners of the Newton and Boston chain have unveiled Sidney, the company’s first line of made-to-measure suiting — for both men and women.

WeWork cuts nearly 20 percent of workforce in bid to save nearly bankrupt company

WeWork said it has laid off 2,400 of its approximately 12,500 employees to “create a more efficient organization.”

Stocks edge lower on Wall Street over China trade anxiety

Losses in technology stocks, companies that rely on consumer spending and other sectors outweighed gains elsewhere in the market.

Weekend agend

Events and other things to know for the weekend.

WeWork begins cutting 2,400 jobs globally

WeWork said Thursday that the reductions will affect 2,400 employees globally.