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  • Starbucks workers can get free four-year degree

    Starbucks workers can get free four-year degree
    Starbucks employees can now earn a bachelor's degree for free in an expansion of the company's two-year tuition-free online education program through Arizona State University. More than 140,000 full-time and part-time employees are eligible to enroll...
  • Starbucks to expand online college tuition program

    Starbucks says its workers can now have four years of tuition covered for an online college degree from Arizona State University instead of just two, marking the latest sign that companies are rethinking their treatment of low-wage workers. The Seattle-...
  • FTC asked to investigate Google's YouTube Kids for deceptively targeting toddlers with ads

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Prominent consumer and child advocacy groups on Tuesday will ask the Federal Trade Commission to investigate Google's new YouTube Kids application, arguing that the search engine giant is unfairly and deceptively targeting toddlers...
  • Starbucks expands college plan, says it may cost $250M

    SEATTLE Starbucks has revamped the college plan it offers U.S. employees in order to cover full tuition for all four years of college in Arizona State University's online program. The plan, also underwritten by ASU, previously paid for the last two years...
  • State Looking For National Role In Union-Backed Bill

    State Looking For National Role In Union-Backed Bill
    HARTFORD — Connecticut gained widespread attention in recent years as a national leader in Democratic circles by increasing the minimum wage and passing a first-in-the-nation statewide mandate for paid sick days for some service employees....
  • McDonald's raise is less than meets the eye

    Let's not be too impressed by McDonald's big announcement that it will soon boost pay for some employees by about a buck an hour. Here is why. The very business model that was birthed and nurtured by McDonald's, franchising, will severely nip the...
  • McDonald's Raise A Start — Hike The Minimum Wage

    McDonald's Raise A Start — Hike The Minimum Wage
    Let's not be too impressed by McDonald's big announcement that it will soon boost pay for some employees by about a buck an hour. Here is why. The very business model that was birthed and nurtured by McDonald's, franchising, will severely nip the impact...
  • New on the menu at McDonald's: Higher wages

    New on the menu at McDonald's: Higher wages
    Generally speaking, thinking about a burger and fries is fun, while thinking about the Federal Reserve is kinda dull. Here's a chance to combine topics into a happy meal of sorts: McDonald's plan to raise the minimum wage for certain workers is smart...
  • McDonald's pay boost is too little for too few, protesters say

    McDonald's pay boost is too little for too few, protesters say
    At hastily planned protests in several cities, workers and labor organizers criticized the new McDonald's Corp. pay-increase plan as too little for too few. Protesters are angry that the Oak Brook, Ill., company won't improve wages for employees at...
  • McDonald's raising its minimum wage, but some say it's not enough

    McDonald's raising its minimum wage, but some say it's not enough
    McDonald's plans to raise starting wages by $1 above the local minimum at select restaurants, just one of the changes on tap as the world's largest fast-food chain tries to win back customers and fend off a union-backed effort to raise pay throughout...
  • How working at a fast-food place prepared me for life

    How working at a fast-food place prepared me for life
    A raise for the folks who work at McDonald's-owned fast-food places? It's not only about time, it's not actually enough, and anyone who eats there should make that clear. This is a liberal rant from a man who spent formative years working in a first-...