Celebrity chef blasts California politician’s $50 minimum wage proposal, calls state ‘the worst run’ in the country. Do you agree?

‘Every single restaurant will close overnight’: Celebrity chef blasts California politician’s $50 minimum wage proposal, calls state ‘the worst run’ in the country. Do you agree? Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., is championing a proposal to raise the federal minimum wage to $50 per hour as part of her bid for the U.S. Senate. Given the … Read more

This Brooklyn college grad has 2 degrees, speaks 3 languages — but can’t even land a minimum wage retail job going store to store. Is the US labor market really that strong?

‘Embarrassing’: This Brooklyn college grad has 2 degrees, speaks 3 languages — but can’t even land a minimum wage retail job going store to store. Is the US labor market really that strong? It’s safe to say most young people don’t own a printer these days. But recent college graduates may find they need hard … Read more

Fans Wage War As Kevin Spacey Books First Comic Con Gig

Kevin Spacey may have been acquitted of multiple sexual assault charges. However, fans are still calling for his removal from the spotlight. The 64-year-old actor has kept a low profile after his life came crashing down in 2017, but he is ready to reconnect with the world at the upcoming Mad Monster Party. The horror … Read more

Mexico’s minimum wage will rise by 20% next year, to about $14.25 per day

Mexico’s president says its minimum wage will rise by 20% in 2024, to the equivalent of about $14.25 per day ByThe Associated Press December 1, 2023, 10:20 AM FILE – Construction workers sit on a beam hanging from a crane at a construction site of a residential high rise building, in Mexico City, June 17, … Read more

Ukrainian spies with deep ties to CIA wage shadow war against Russia

The Washington Post Exclusive October 23, 2023 at 6:00 a.m. EDT Russian nationalist Alexander Dugin attends a funeral on Aug. 23, 2022, in Moscow for his daughter Daria Dugina, who was killed in a car explosion. (Evgenii Bugubaev/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) Comment on this storyCommentAdd to your saved storiesSave KYIV — The cluttered car carrying a … Read more

GM presents 10% wage hike in contract talks that UAW calls ‘insulting’

By David Shepardson (Reuters) -Basic Motors on Thursday made a counterproposal to the union representing its U.S. hourly staff in a bid to keep away from a expensive strike, however United Auto Employees President Shawn Fain known as the provide “insulting.” The biggest U.S. automaker mentioned it supplied staff a ten% wage hike and two … Read more

Uber and Lyft Could Ditch Minneapolis Over $0.51 Wage Hike

Uber and Lyft threatened to go away Minneapolis after the town council authorised a minimal wage for drivers that might pressure the tech corporations to pay drivers $1.40 per mile and $0.51 per minute throughout rides. The ordinance, which handed the Council 7-5 on Thursday, may nonetheless be vetoed by Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey, who … Read more

German rail union cancels deliberate two-day strike after employers meet minimal wage demand

A labor union representing greater than 200,000 railway employees in Germany says it’s cancelling plans for a two-day strike after employers met one in every of its key calls for BERLIN — A labor union representing greater than 200,000 railway employees in Germany mentioned Saturday that it was cancelling plans for a two-day strike after … Read more