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Police Handcuff Some Protesters As Fast-Food Workers Rally For Higher PayAt least three people wearing McDonald's uniforms were hauled away by police officers after standing in the middle of a busy street near Times Square Thursday morning.
Raising Minimum Wage Could Mean Layoffs, Business Owners CautionWhile 13 states, including New York, raised their minimum wage above the federal level Jan. 1, many workers and the White House are pushing for even higher pay.