Low wage workers, many in the fast-food industry, join with supporters for a "die-in" in front of a McDonald's to demand a minimum wage of $15 an hour on April 15, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NY Wage Board To Begin Consideration Of Fast Food Wage Hike

New York’s minimum wage is currently $8.75 an hour, but workers are hoping to change that.


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McDonald’s Workers, Supporters Protest For Higher Wages In Chelsea

McDonald’s employees and supporters protested for a larger wage increase in New York City Saturday.


Hunts Point produce market - Bronx, NY - May 23, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Tentative Deal Between Teamsters Local 202, Market Averts Strike At Hunts Point Market

Teamsters Local 202 says its 1,300 members will vote on the offer Wednesday.


NY Supreme Court Judges To See First Pay Raise Since ’99

Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman said in an interview that it’s a good compromise in hard economic times.