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  • Emanuel to introduce slower minimum wage increase

    Emanuel to introduce slower minimum wage increase
    Aldermen could vote next week on a revised measure from Mayor Rahm Emanuel that would raise the minimum wage while also slowing the rate at which the floor for pay tops out. Emanuel introduced a plan in July that would hike the minimum hourly wage in...
  • Rauner says Chicago minimum wage hike could make city less competitive

    Rauner says Chicago minimum wage hike could make city less competitive
    Republican Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner warned Tuesday that approving minimum wage hikes without enacting business reforms could hurt Chicago's competitiveness and worsen unemployment. As he sought to draw a dark picture of the state's finances before he takes...
  • Consider these 8 important benefit options during Open Enrollment

    Q: What should I focus on when making decisions during open enrollment for my employee benefits for 2015? A: People tend to concentrate on health insurance decisions during open enrollment in the fall (see our Guide to Picking the Best Health Insurance...
  • Orlando City midfielder Kaká has highest salary in MLS history

    Orlando City midfielder Kaká has highest salary in MLS history
    Orlando City's move to sign Brazilian star Kaká turned out to be the biggest in Major League Soccer history. The MLS players union released its latest salary figures, and Kaká came in with a base salary of $6.66 million and an annual guaranteed...
  • DRB Capital gets incentives to double employment in Delray

    DRB Capital gets incentives to double employment in Delray
    DRB Capital plans to hire 75 employees and double its employment in Delray Beach in exchange for $450,000 in state and local incentives, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County said this week. Through DRB, people who have structured...
  • What to do when your 401(k) match is terrible

    What to do when your 401(k) match is terrible
    Typical retirement advice calls for contributing to your 401(k) account at least to max out the company match. There's no denying that the match is a huge part of retirement planning. Employer contributions can really add up. For instance, employees...
  • FSU trustees OK 5-year, $2.15M contract for Thrasher

    TALLAHASSEE — Moving one step closer to Sen. John Thrasher becoming the school's president, Florida State University trustees on Monday unanimously approved a proposed five-year contract with a base value of as much as $2.15 million. Thrasher...
  • How rich: Government exec with $266k salary gripes about government waste

    How rich: Government exec with $266k salary gripes about government waste
    A few weeks ago, the Sanford Airport decided to kick the TSA out of its complex. Out go the government friskers. In come private friskers. Taxpayers will pay a private company from Virginia $24 million over the next five years to do the same thing the...
  • Rauner, Quinn take governor campaign to pulpit

    Rauner, Quinn take governor campaign to pulpit
    Republican challenger Bruce Rauner and Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn made their campaign pitches from the pulpit Sunday, visiting African-American churches as they compete for the critical black vote in the close contest. For Rauner, it’s part of a...
  • Emanuel touts progressive issues in NYC ahead of re-election bid

    Emanuel touts progressive issues in NYC ahead of re-election bid
    NEW YORK — Seated under the crystal chandeliers in the ornate ballroom of New York’s official residence Monday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel related the story of a poor, single mother from Pilsen who chose to put off getting a job after discovering...
  • United offers flight attendants buyout packages of up to $100,000 each

    United offers flight attendants buyout packages of up to $100,000 each
    In hopes of cutting its staffing budget, United Airlines announced plans Monday to offer veteran flight attendants early buyout packages of up to $100,000 each. United, which has been struggling to reconcile union contracts since its merger with...